The Countess

The Countess

Sire: Mossman

Dam: Siwa Lady

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Sep 26th, 2015

Country: Australia





Foaled 26th September 2015

SireSuccess ExpressHold Your PeaceSpeak John
MOSSMAN (AUS) Au PrintempsDancing Champ
1995Lichen LadyTwig MossLuthier
  Off ShoreGrundy
SIWA LADY (AUS) AbonnementMarauding
2008SiwaGreen DesertDanzig
  CriquetteShirley Heights

MOSSMAN (AUS) (Bay 1995-Stud 2000). 4 wins-2 at 2, QTC Queensland Classic, Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs 2013-14. Sire of 619 rnrs, 441 wnrs, 37 SW, inc. Mossfun (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Buffering, Ofcourseican, Plucky Belle, Miss Mossman, Love Conquers All, Our Sweet Moss, Neeson, Second Effort, Royal Zulu Warrior, Segments, Traitor, Pure Energy, Hopfgarten, Dothraki, Crack Me Up, Hoofit, Under the Eiffel, Triple Elegance, Pedrena, etc.


1st dam

SIWA LADY, by Gonski. 7 wins to 1100m, A$219,695, Oakbank S., L, MVRC Health Science Planning Consultants H., Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 3d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, MRC Coates Hire H. Half-sister to Diamond Oasis. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

SIWA, by Green Desert. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister to FLYING CLOUD, CAPTAIN WEBB, Candice, Open Offer (dam of LADY MEYDAN), Hestia (dam of KNIGHT'S TOUR), Sky Song (dam of LAVEROCK). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SIWA LADY (Gonski). 7 wins. See above.

Diamond Oasis (Lonhro). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, A$489,065, GCTC Bat Out of Hell H., ATC The Paslode H., Ranvet H., Ashwood Motel 2YO P., Hyland Race Colours H., Canberra RC Camarena H., MVRC Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 2d ATC Heritage S., L, MVRC City Jeep H., ATC Irresistible Pools & Spas H., BRC Australian Open Polo Doomben Racecourse P., 3d ATC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L, MRC Blue Sapphire S., MVRC Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 4th ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2.

Attica. 7 wins from 1600m to 2200m, A$121,900, BRC Rohrig Group P., Rice Naughton Buckley H., 3d BRC Garrards Pesticides H., Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Arcade P., BRC Drumbeats at Lyndhurst H.

Starsi. Winner at 2, MRC David Hopwood 2YO H.


3rd dam

CRIQUETTE, by Shirley Heights. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7¼f, 9f in GB and U.A.E, Newbury Radley S., L, 2d Ascot Kensington Palace 2YO S. Sister to Ahead (dam of OPINION POLL, HORATIA), half-sister to MARKOFDISTINCTION, Heady (dam of SALSELON). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

FLYING CLOUD (Storming Home). 3 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £105,399, €89,999, Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Cleopatre, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de Chaillot, 2d Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, 3d York Middleton S., Gr.2, Windsor Winter Hill S., Gr.3. Producer.

CAPTAIN WEBB (Storming Home). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 11f, Hamilton Glasgow S., L, 2d Nad al Sheba Range Rover Trophy, Meydan Farriers H., 3d Meydan Naaqoos H., Nad al Sheba Alhaarth S.

Candice (Caerleon). Winner at 2, 2d Newbury John Musker Fillies S., L, 3d Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.3, Goodwood Lupe S., L, Newmarket EBF 2YO S., 4th Sandown Atalanta S., L. Producer.

Open Offer (Cadeaux Genereux). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, €96,520, Chantilly Prix de Compiegne, Longchamp Prix de l'Ete, Prix du Montparnasse, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Pepiniere, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Tantieme, L, 4th Deauville Prix Quincey, Gr.3. Dam of-

LADY MEYDAN (American Post). 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m, Saint-Cloud Prix Ceres, L, 3d La Teste Prix La Sorellina, L, Deauville Prix de la Sarthe. Producer.

Regency Romance. Winner at 1950m, Longchamp Prix de Solferino, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Masseliere. Dam of-

Agathonia (Street Cry). Winner at 1½m in 2017 in GB, 2d Hannover Grosser Preis der Mehl-Mülhens-Stiftung Gestüt Röttgen, Gr.3, Grosser Preis der BMW Niederlassung Hannover, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Belle de Nuit, L, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix de Thiberville, L.

Hestia. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of-

KNIGHT'S TOUR (Reset). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$82,125, ARC Great Northen Guineas, Gr.2, Sakhee's Secret at Karaka Mile S., 3d ARC Stella Artois 3YO Mile.

Sky Song. Placed at 3, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix du Loing. Dam of-

LAVEROCK (Octagonal). Champion Older Horse in Italy in 2006 (Int.). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, £69,600, €562,408, 150,880Dhs, Milan Gran Premio Jockey Club Italiano, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, Lyon-Parilly Prix Andre Baboin, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Hauban, 2d Munich Grosser Dallmayr Preis, Gr.1, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Eugene Adam, Gr.2, Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2, 3d Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Istanbul Bosphorus Cup, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Omnium II, L, 4th Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Cologne Rheinland Pokal, Gr.1. Sire.

Miss Right Note. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2400m, AJC Ma Chiquita H., Chantilly Prix de la Croix d'Anleu. Dam of-

PIERRO (Lonhro). Leading 3YO Male on the 2013 WTR (Sprint). Champion 2YO in Australia in 2011-12. 11 wins-6 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$4,536,650, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Champagne S., Gr.1, George Ryder S., Gr.1, Canterbury S., Gr.1, Todman S., Gr.2, Hobartville S., Gr.2, Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, ATC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, Breeders' P., L, 2d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Doncaster H., Gr.1, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Sire.

AMBIENCE (Street Cry). 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$707,850, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, ATC Dulcify H., L, 2d Australian Oaks, Gr.1, BRC Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, ATC Epona S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, MRC Ethereal S., Gr.3.

Knocknacrea. Unraced. Dam of-

Redeem the Dream (Nadeem). Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, 2d ARC 3YO Salver, L, 4th Avondale Guineas, Gr.2.