Blue Point

€45,000 B 2014 16.1HH (1.65M)
Shamardal – Scarlett Rose (Royal Applause)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Kildangan Stud, Co Kildare
Shamardal’s best son, rated 131 by Timeform. Won four G1s including a famous King’s Stand-Diamond Jubilee double at Royal Ascot. Also won the G2 Gimcrack at two by three lengths and beat Battaash all three times they met.

Pedigree

BLUE POINT

SHAMARDAL

GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

STORM CAT

STORM BIRD

TERLINGUA

MARIAH'S STORM

RAHY

IMMENSE

HELSINKI

MACHIAVELLIAN

MR PROSPECTOR

COUP DE FOLIE

HELEN STREET

TROY

WATERWAY

SCARLETT ROSE

ROYAL APPLAUSE

WAAJIB

TRY MY BEST

CORYANA

FLYING MELODY

AUCTION RING

WHISPERING STAR

BILLIE BLUE

BALLAD ROCK

BOLD LAD

TRUE ROCKET

BLUE NOSE

WINDJAMMER

HILL SLIPPER

By SHAMARDAL (2002) Prix du Jockey Club (G1), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (G1), Dewhurst S (G1), St James’s Palace S (G1), Vintage S (G2), etc. Sire of 1,509 foals aged three and up, including BLUE POINT, ABLE FRIEND, AMARON, BALTIC BARONESS, CAPTAIN SONADOR, CASAMENTO, CASTLE LADY, CRACKERJACK KING, DAN EXCEL, DARIYAN, DELECTATION, EARTHLIGHT, FAINT PERFUME, LOPE DE VEGA, LUMIERE, MAYBE DISCREET, MUKHADRAM, PAKISTAN STAR, PINATUBO, SAGAWARA, SHEIKHA REIKA, SPEEDY BOARDING, TRYSTER, ZAZOU, etc.

1st dam: Scarlett Rose by Royal Applause. Placed at 2 to 4. Dam of 9 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners:

BLUE POINT (c Shamardal) G1 winner, see Race record.

FORMOSINA (c Footstepsinthesand) 2 wins (6f) at 2, Railway S (G2), 2nd Mill Reef S (G2).

ESYTOPOLISHADIMOND (g Starcraft) 3 wins (8f) at 5 and 6.

2nd dam: Billie Blue by Ballad Rock. Placed at 3. Dam of 7 winners:

TUMBLEWEED RIDGE (c Indian Ridge) 10 wins at 2 to 8, Ballycorus S (G3), three times, Horris Hill S (G3), Prix de la Porte Maillot (G3), Fortune S, 2nd Gimcrack S (G2), Leicestershire S (G3), Somerville Tattersall S, John Of Gaunt S, City Of York S, 3rd Leicestershire S (G3), Prix du Palais Royal (G3), Prix de la Porte Maillot (G3), Fortune S. Sire.

GENERATOR (g Cadeaux Genereux) 3 wins at 4 and 5.

TUMBLEWEED PEARL (f Aragon) 3 wins at 2 and 3. Dam of:

GILDED (f Redback) Queen Mary S (G2), Marygate S, 3rd Cherry Hinton S (G2). Dam of: FORT DEL ORO (f Lope de Vega) Woodlands S, Waterford Testimonial S, Yeomanstown Stud S, 2nd Ballyogan S (G3), Garrowby S, 3rd Phoenix Sprint S (G3).

SILENT APPLAUSE (g Royal Applause) 2 wins at 6 and 7.

DEEP BLUE (g Lake Coniston) 2 wins at 3 and 4.

BOBBYDAZZLE (f Rock Hopper) 2 wins at 2 and 3.

BILLIE GREY (f Chilibang) Winner at 2.

3rd dam: BLUE NOSE by Windjammer. 2 wins at 2, Probationers’ S, 2nd Irish Chorus S, Mullion S. Dam of 4 winners:

BLUE CERT (f Concertino) 5 wins at 3 to 5.

BLUE HORIZON (g African Sky) 3 wins at 2 to 5.

CHEMORRO (c Junius) 3 wins at 3 to 5.

SCENTED LADY (f French Stress) Winner at 4.

4th dam: Hill Slipper by Hill Gail. Winner at 3, 3rd Park S (G3). Dam of 4 winners:

BLUE NOSE (f Windjammer) Black Type winner, see above.

Hippie Blues (g Bluerullah) 3rd Tyros S.

Stud record
Blue Point stands his first season in 2020.

Conformation

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 6 3 2 1 -
Three 4 2 - 1 1
Four 5 1 1 1 -
Five 5 5 - - -
Total 20 11 3 3 1

At 2

1st
Gimcrack S (G2), 6f, York, by 3l, beating Mokarris, The Last Lion, Ardad, Dream Of Dreams.
1st
Novice S, 6f, Doncaster, by 11l.
1st
Novice S, 6f, Nottingham.
2nd
Middle Park S (G1), 6f, Newmarket, by a neck, to The Last Lion, beating Mehmas, Intelligence Cross.
2nd
Richmond S (G2), 6f, Goodwood, to Mehmas.
3rd
Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, to Churchill, Lancaster Bomber, beating Thunder Snow, Rivet.

At 3

1st
Pavilion S (G3), 6f, Ascot, by 1½l, beating Harry Angel, Mubtasim, Tis Marvellous, Sir Dancealot.
1st
Bengough S (G3), 6f, Ascot, beating Projection, Magical Memory, Danzeno, Second Thought.
3rd
Commonwealth Cup (G1), 6f, Royal Ascot, to Caravaggio, Harry Angel, beating Bound For Nowhere, Tis Marvellous, Visionary, Intelligence Cross.
4th
Sprint Cup (G1), 6f, Haydock Park, to Harry Angel.

At 4

1st
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, by 1¾l, beating Battaash, Mabs Cross, Finsbury Square, Different League, Lady Aurelia, Washington DC, Kachy.
2nd
Meydan Sprint (G2), 5f, Meydan, by a head, to Ertijaal, beating Hit The Bid.
3rd
Nunthorpe S (G1), 5f, York, to Alpha Delphini, Mabs Cross, beating Battaash, Havana Grey, Take Cover, Sioux Nation, Mr Lupton, Judicial.

At 5

1st
Diamond Jubilee S (G1), 6f, Royal Ascot, beating Dream Of Dreams, Kachy, Le Brivido, The Tin Man, Invincible Army, City Light, Bound For Nowhere.
1st
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, by 1¼l, beating Battaash, Soldier’s Call, Mabs Cross, Fairyland, Equilateral, Houtzen, Sergei Prokofiev.
1st
Al Quoz Sprint (G1), 6f, Meydan, by 1¾l, beating Belvoir Bay, Stormy Liberal, Viddora, The Right Man, Sands Of Mali, Brave Smash, Mazzini, Illustrious Lad.
1st
Meydan Sprint (G2), 5f, Meydan, by 5l.
1st
Nad Al Sheba Turf Sprint (G3), 6f, Meydan, by 3l, beating Ekhtiyaar, Mazzini, Gifted Master, Hit The Bid.

Timeform 131

Video footage

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Diamond Jubilee S (G1), 6f, Royal Ascot, 22 Jun 2019
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, 18 Jun 2019
Al Quoz Sprint (G1), 6f, Meydan, 30 Mar 2019
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, 19 Jun 2018
Gimcrack S (G2), 6f, York, 20 Aug 2016
Meydan Sprint (G2), 5f, Meydan, 14 Feb 2019
Bengough S (G3), 6f, Ascot, 07 Oct 2017
Pavilion S (G3), 6f, Ascot, 03 May 2017
Nad Al Sheba Turf Sprint (G3), 6f, Meydan, 09 Mar 2019
Novice S, 6f, Doncaster, 14 Jul 2016