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Sire: Hard Spun

Colour: Bay

Dam: Mignard

Sex: Gelding

Age: 11

Foaled: Nov 05, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, Yellow Lightning Bolt And Sleeves

43: 7 - 14 - 4
Wins: 16.3%
Place: 41.9%




Bay GeldingFoaled in 2012

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
HARD SPUN (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
2004Turkish TrystTurkomanAlydar
DamStrategicZeditaveThe Judge
MIGNARD (AUS) Sudden ImpulseLuskin Star
2005MielleuseNight ShiftNorthern Dancer
  Collant NoirLunchtime

HARD SPUN (USA) (Bay 2004-Stud 2008). 7 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 1087 rnrs, 773 wnrs, 71 SW, inc. Questing (Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1), Le Romain, Hard Not to Like, Hard Aces, Ertijaal, Wicked Strong, Out for a Spin, Smooth Roller, Hardest Core, Zo Impressive, Gatting, Promising Run, Big John B, Rocketry, Moviesta, Fursa, Tarquin, San Nicasio, Red Duke, Text'n Hurley, Pleasuring, A Thread of Blue, etc.


1st dam

MIGNARD, by Strategic. Winner at 1200m, 3d STC Pacific Underwriting H. Dam of six named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

LE ROMAIN (g. by Hard Spun). 7 wins. See below.

Mikuro (f. by Kuroshio). Winner at 1000m in 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

Mielleuse, by Night Shift. Winner at 1200m, AJC Alexandria H., 2d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, STC National Seniors H., 3d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, AJC Keith Mackay H., L, El Alamein H., STC Jasdell 2YO H., 4th AJC Carbine Club S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Hosiery (dam of LONG JOHN, RIBALD), half-sister to PURSUITS, Lisle. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Unctuous. 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$95,157, 2d MRC Bolland H., 3d VRC National Patient Transport H.

Mignard. Winner. See above.

Vicomte. 3 wins to 1300m in Aust.


3rd dam

COLLANT NOIR, by Lunchtime. 7 wins to 1400m, A$102,880, AJC Grand Print H., Kia-Ora H., Hon James White H., Mooltan H., STC Blythe Spirits H., 2d AJC Fairy Walk H., VRC Maybe Mahal H., 3d AJC Eye Liner H., Triple Care Farm H. Half-sister to REGULATIONS, Stockings (dam of MASKED - PERFECT PARTNER (H.K.)). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

PURSUITS (Quest for Fame). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$272,565, Gosford Guineas, L, AJC Experience It H., WF Gordon H., Sadlier H., STC Dr Grace H., 3d VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Show County H., L, Newcastle JC Cameron H., L, ACT RC Canberra Cup, L, 4th STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, Neville Sellwood S., L.

Mielleuse (Night Shift). Winner. See above.

Lisle (Marauding). 2 wins at 2, AJC Dark Sky 2YO H., Malaya 2YO H., 2d STC Tramore 2YO H., Sovereign Slipper H., 3d QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, STC Hotels Dollar for Kids Day P.H.

Violent. 7 wins to 1400m, A$84,320, AJC Baltic H., Empyrean H., SAJC Alcohol Go-easy H., 2d SAJC Peter Hayes H., 3d STC Mill Reef H., Jindabyne H., Russell Lea H., SAJC Ulvapron H.

Chaparejos. Winner at 2, AJC Liverpool Festival 2YO H., 2d AJC National Telecoms Group 2YO H., STC Matador Bullbars 2YO H., 3d STC 50% Off Membership 2YO H.


4th dam

BLACK TIGHTS, by Ngawyni. Winner at 2 in Aust. Half-sister to BLACK SHOES, Black Slipper. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

REGULATIONS (Bureaucracy). 11 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$307,290, STC Starlight S., L, Wellington Boot 2YO S., AJC Balmain Non Bank H., STC Auckland Racing Club Trophy H., International Travel H., QTC City Peugeot H., BTC Show a Heart H., 3d STC Concorde S., Gr.3, 4th STC Satellite S., L.

Stockings. Unraced. Dam of-

MASKED - PERFECT PARTNER (H.K.) (Quest for Fame). 9 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$301,450, HK$10,919,000, M$552,000, STC Winter H., L, Hong Kong Gold Cup, L, STC Wentworthville Leagues Club H., Rotary Awareness Series H., Vodka Cruiser Series H., 2d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, 3d Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Classic Mile, L.

Hosiery. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, A$76,245, VRC Cleanevent H., STC De Bortoli Wines Series H., 2d MVRC Great Western H., VRC Tennessee Vain 2YO H., STC Billabong Hotel Series H., 3d MVRC Concept Sports P., VATC Kilshery H. Dam of-

LONG JOHN (Street Cry). Champion 3YO Miler in UAE in 2013-14. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1300m to 1600m, £10,760, A$861,350, 697,300Dhs in Aust. and U.A.E, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, UAE Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.3, VRC Anzac Day S., L, Henry Bucks Best Dressed S., L, MRC TMB Printing 2YO H., 3d Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L.

RIBALD (Strategic). Winner at 2, AJC Breeders' P., L.

Mesh. Placed at 2, 3d MRC Harrie Smith 2YO H. Dam of-

STOCKS (Exceed and Excel). 8 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$312,150, WATC Farnley S., L, Corporate Membership 16/17 H., It Just Has to be Vert de Grece H., Kingston Town Classic H., Perth Cup January 2 H., Salinger H., 2d WATC Schweppes H.


Race Record: 36 Starts 7-14-2 A$4,172,325.

7 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$4,172,325, to 2018-19, ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Canterbury S., Gr.1, VRC Cantala S., Gr.1, ATC Show County H., Gr.3, Southern Cross S., Gr.3, Schweppes Quality H., 2d VRC Cantala S., Gr.1, ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, All Aged S., Gr.1-twice, George Main S., Gr.1, BRC Kingsford-Smith Cup, Gr.1, ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Missile S., Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2, ATC Eskimo Prince S., Gr.3, Show County H., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, ATC Ranvet H., 3d BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, 4th ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1.