Sire: Star Witness

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Silk Shantung

Sex: Gelding

Age: 5

Foaled: Aug 26, 2014

Country: Australia

 

 ZAP (AUS)

 

Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2014

SireStarcraftSoviet StarNureyev
STAR WITNESS (AUS) Flying FlooziePompeii Court
2007Leone ChiaraLion HunterDanehill
  ChiaraLast Tycoon
DamElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
SILK SHANTUNG (AUS) Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2004Silk VeilDanehillDanzig
  Lady of PersiaPersian Bold

STAR WITNESS (AUS) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-3 at 2, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1. Sire of 348 rnrs, 206 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. Global Glamour (ATC Flight S., Gr.1), Star Turn, Mella Maria, Fuhryk, Graff, Crown Witness, Stellar Collision, Our Crown Mistress, Lord Balmoral, Lycurgus, Magic Alibi, Pearl Star, The Barrister - High Volatility (H.K.), Well Sprung, SP Kimberley Star, Serenade, Berkshire Lady, She's Our Star, Alta Stella, etc.

 

1st dam

SILK SHANTUNG, by Elusive Quality. Unraced. Half-sister to SCRATCHY BOTTOM. Dam of six named foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

TIME TO TEST (g. by Testa Rossa). 7 wins from 1200m to 2500m, A$311,390, SAJC Port Adelaide Cup, L, ATC Blackwoods.com.au H., SAJC Access Hardware Pty Ltd H., Nocelle Foods H., Marlene Forgan H., Drink Driving? Grow Up H., 2d SAJC Schweppes Oaks Raceday H., VRC Neville Begg H., Ken Cox H., SAJC Gary Radford & Sons H., Darley H., SALGSOA Combined Central Branch H.

Klever Man (g. by Dehere). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$296,917, Singapore TC Big Maverick S., Zirna Novice S., Panasonic Transporation Solutions S., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Lim's Classic S., Benchmark 83 H., Why Be S., Kranji C S., 3d Singapore TC Arenti S., Jolie's Shinju S., Benchmark 74 H.

Zap (g. by Star Witness). 3 wins. See below.

The Catholic Girl (f. by Choisir). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

 

2nd dam

Silk Veil, by Danehill. 2 wins at 1600m, 2d SAJC Pope Packaging H., 3d STC Gloaming S., Gr.2, AJC Managers' H. Sister to DANASIA (dam of ZABRASIVE), half-sister to Christchurch (dam of CHEEKY CHOICE). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SCRATCHY BOTTOM (Sebring). 3 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$344,750, ATC Epona S., Gr.3, MRC Robert Hunter H., MVRC World Class Locally P., 2d South Australian Derby, Gr.1, 3d SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2, Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3.

Tipo Tinto. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, R579,725, Clairwood Wethreekings S., Scottsville Pinnacle S., Kenilworth Cape Flying Championship H., 2d Clairwood Soccer 10 S., DPG Logistics S., Greyville Pinnacle S., Scottsville Pinnacle S., Rugby 5 H., Watson Motors H., Clairwood Lasertec Olivetti P., 3d Clairwood Durban Dash, Gold Circle Salutes Jack Ramsay S., Kenilworth Some Like it Hot H., 4th Greyville In Full Flight H., L.

Enchanting Beauty. 2 wins at 1050m, 1200m, SAJC MAC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., Schweppes P., 2d SAJC William Hill 2YO H., Rotorua RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., 3d SAJC Resourceco H.

 

3rd dam

LADY OF PERSIA, by Persian Bold. 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Predicateur, L, Prix Denisy, L, Evry Prix d'Angerville, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Mon Talisman, 3d Longchamp Prix Casimir Delamarre, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Coronation, L, Prix Phil Drake, L, Prix Niceas, L. Three-quarter-sister to KINGS ISLAND. Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

DANASIA (Danehill). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$42,025, A$81,640, AJC Angst H., L, STC Daily Telegraph H., BOP RC Tauranga Hardware & Plumbing H., 3d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, 4th BTC Doomben Roses S., L, STC Triscay S., L. Dam of-

ZABRASIVE (Zabeel). 3 wins from 1350m to 2000m, A$445,950, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, 3d City Tatt's RC Inglis Bonus 3YO H., 4th Australian Derby, Gr.1, AJC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1.

Anzali (Zabeel). 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m, CJC Speight's H., 3d CJC Inglewood S., L, Warstep S., L, Dunedin Gold Cup Trial.

Silk Veil (Danehill). 2 wins. See above.

Silken Song. 2 wins at 1400m, 3d SAJC Holdfast Gardens Retirement P. Dam of-

Electric Fusion (Fastnet Rock). 5 wins from 1550m to 2000m, A$554,805, VRC Zouki Western Health Cup, 2d BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1, 3d MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L.

Refer (Fastnet Rock). 3 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$129,570, MRC Noel Rundle H., Mypunter.com H., 3d MRC Ethereal S., L, 4th Scone RC Dark Jewel Classic, Gr.3.

Vaziri. Unraced. Dam of-

Persian Princess (Stryker). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1500m, A$101,020, WATC Club Membership H., 2d WATC Belmont Classic, L, 3d WATC Peacock Bros P., 4th WATC Belmont Oaks, L.

Christchurch. Unraced. Dam of-

CHEEKY CHOICE (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 1600m, A$625,425, AJC Flight S., Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, AJC William H Ogilvie 2YO H., NSW Tatt's RC Napoleon Perdis H., 2d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1, Canterbury S., Gr.2, AJC Australian Income Protection 2YO H., STC Escape to the Races 2YO H., Hyland Race Colours 2YO H., 3d MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 4th AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2. Producer.

Prost (Show a Heart). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$276,875, BRC Coca-Cola Amatil H., Emporium Hotel H., 2d Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Hannan's H., L.

Wizard Princess. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, 2d STC Erect Safe Scaffolding 2YO H., SGE Credit Union H. Dam of-

JACKOFALL (Mastercraftsman). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$89,975, Counties RC Murdoch Newell S., L, Manawatu RC 92.2 More FM H., 2d WRC Wellesley S., L, Crombie Lockwood Insurance H.

 

Race Record: 19 Starts 3-1-3 A$40,325.

3 wins to 1400m in 2017-18, 3d BRC Mount Franklin H., Ipswich TC Schweppes H., Sirromet Wines H.