Meteor Rising

Sire: Fighting Sun

Dam: Bedelia

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 2nd, 2015

Country: Australia





Foaled 2nd September 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamPeintre CelebreNureyevNorthern Dancer
BEDELIA (AUS) Peinture BleueAlydar
2000Plaisir d'AmourDanehillDanzig
  Mira AdondeSharpen Up

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, A$143,750, ATC Canonbury S., L, Membership on Sale 2YO P. Out of SW Irish Darling (SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1). Grandson of a half-sister to the dam of SW Dragon Maiden (Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3). Same family as SW Battle Eve (BOP RC Japan-Bay of Plenty International Trophy, Gr.2), SW King Delamere, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

BEDELIA, by Peintre Celebre. Winner at 1400m, 3d Hawkes Bay New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H. Half-sister to Encosta Belief. This is her sixth living foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

Raisafuasho (g. by Johar). 8 wins from 2000m to 3350m, NZ$142,200, to 2016-17, ARC KS Browne Hurdle, Manawatu RC Nelson Pine Industries H., 2d ARC Great Northern Hurdle, Waikato RC Cambridge Equine Hospital H., 3d ARC Rotary H., Hydroflow H.

Harason (g. by Haradasun). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Unique Awesome (g. by Teofilo). Placed at 3, 2d HKJC Caribbean Sea H.


2nd dam

PLAISIR D'AMOUR, by Danehill. 4 wins at 6f, 7f, Epsom Chantilly H., York Eagle Lane H. Sister to DANEHILL DANCER, COLOSSUS, three-quarter-sister to UNILATERAL, half-sister to ADONESQUE. Dam of 12 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Encosta Belief (Encosta de Lago). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$129,005, VRC Elms H., MRC Kenvain H., 2d VRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, MRC Chortle 2YO H., Cecil Godby 2YO H., MVRC Adapt Australia H., 3d Bairnsdale Cup.

Cezanne. 6 wins from 1900m to 2400m, A$180,830, STC Coolmore H., WATC Better Loosen Up H., Gordon Menzies 31 Years H., 2d AJC CVD Indoor Bowling Club H., STC Habitat Environment Management H., Bidvest Australia H., WATC Blue Spec Mining H., Bovader H., Energyhouse H., Penfolds H., Bold Extreme H., Philip Bailey H., 3d AJC Bacardi Breezer H., STC Michael Hansel Signs H.

Saranah Gold. Winner at 2, 3d MRC Love a Show 2YO P.

Olnistto. Winner at 1600m, 2d SAJC SA Unions H., 4th SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Queen of Spin. Winner at 1600m, 3d SAJC Haigh's Chocolates H.

Antrim Belle. 4 wins to 1500m to 2016-17 in Aust.

Absolutelycertain. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m in Aust.

Bedelia. Winner. See above.

Brushed. 2 wins at 1350m, 1850m in Aust.

Plaisir de Gain. Unraced. Dam of-

Magical Tycoon. 6 wins to 1400m to 2016-17, 2d Oakbank RC Harcourt Adelaide Hills H., 3d SAJC Sloans Sands H.


3rd dam

MIRA ADONDE, by Sharpen Up. Raced once. Three-quarter-sister to SWORDSMITH, Meiner Messer. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

DANEHILL DANCER (Danehill). Champion 2YO in Ireland in 1995. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 6f, 7f, £208,783, Curragh National S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Phoenix S., Gr.1, Newbury Greenham S., Gr.3, Newmarket NGK Spark Plugs 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, 3d Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1. Champion sire.

UNILATERAL (Rock of Gibraltar). 2 wins at 2, Ayr Firth of Clyde S., Gr.3, 3d York Lowther S., Gr.2.

COLOSSUS (Danehill). 3 wins at 2, €119,456, Curragh Blenheim S., L, Tally Ho Stud 2YO S., 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Robert Papin, Gr.2. Sire.

ADONESQUE (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 9f, 1¼m, Cork Blue Wind S., L, 2d Curragh Home Of The Classics S., 3d Curragh Meld S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Busker (Street Cry). 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m in U.A.E, Meydan Saint Imier H., 2d Abu Dhabi National Day Cup Prep S., Newmarket 2YO S., 3d Meydan Dubai Creek Mile, L.

Bergamask (Kingmambo). 3 wins at 1600m, 1650m, 3d Deauville Prix Petite Etoile, L. Dam of-

BURATINO (Exceed and Excel). 4 wins at 2, £152,799, €22,500, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2, Epsom Woodcote S., L, Newmarket Building Services Design 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1, Sandown National S., L, 3d Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1, Ascot Times+ 2YO S., 4th Haydock Sandy Lane S., Gr.2.

Plaisir d'Amour. 4 wins. See above.

Fakhira. Winner at 2, Curragh Lily Whites 2YO S., 4th Curragh Marble Hill S., L, Leopardstown Rochestown S., L. Dam of-

Akhira. Winner at 7f in GB. Dam of-

Empress Jain (Lujain). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 5¼f, Chester Halifax H., Goodwood Sunday Nursery H., 3d Bath Lansdown S., L. Producer.