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Blue Point (IRE)

Age
4
Foal date
16/03/2014
Gender
Colt
Colour
Bay
Sire
Shamardal (USA)
Dam
Scarlett Rose (GB)
Breeder
Oak Lodge Bloodstock
Official rating
120
Career earnings
$1,067,006.79
Blue Point (IRE) Shamardal (USA) Giant's Causeway (USA) Storm Cat (USA)
1983
1997 Mariah's Storm (USA)
1991
2002 Helsinki (GB) Machiavellian (USA)
1987
1993 Helen Street (GB)
1982
2014 Scarlett Rose (GB) Royal Applause (GB) Waajib (IRE)
1983
1993 Flying Melody (GB)
1979
2001 Billie Blue (GB) Ballad Rock (GB)
1974
1986 Blue Nose (GB)
1977
110,000guineas foal, 200,000guineas yearling; 7th foal; closely related to 6f 2yo winner Formosina (including Group 2), half-brother to 1m AW winner Esytopolishadiamond; dam placed 6f-7f, half-sister to good 7f performer Tumbleweed Ridge; won three of his first four starts, notably landed the Group 2 Gimcrack at York, then second in the Group 1 Middle Park and third in the Group 1 Dewhurst at Newmarket; won the Group 3 Pavilion at Ascot on reappearance in May 2017, before third in the Group 1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot; fourth in the Group 1 Haydock Sprint Cup, then made all in the Group 3 Bengough at Ascot in October; solid return when second in Group 2 Meydan Sprint in February, but last of nine at Sha Tin in April; bounced back to win the King's Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot in June; July Cup didn't unfold to suit, but then third in Group 1 Nunthorpe at York; high-class sprinter; acts on good to firm and good to soft.