Sire: Monsun

Dam: Tenderly

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Mar 6th, 2011

Country: Ireland

Silks: Navy Blue And Gold Hoops, White Sleeves And Cap

Career Record: 36-4-5-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    11.1 %
  • Place
    27.8 %





Bay horseFoaled in 2011

SireKönigsstuhlDschingis KhanTamerlane
MONSUN (GER) KönigskronungTiepoletto
DamDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
TENDERLY (IRE) RazyanaHis Majesty
1999SpecificityAllegedHoist the Flag
  ManderaVaguely Noble

MONSUN (GER) (Bay 1990-Stud 1996). 12 wins-2 at 2-from 2000m to 2400m, Cologne Preis von Europa, Gr.1-twice. Sire of 642 rnrs, 512 wnrs, 113 SW, inc. Novellist (Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1), Shirocco, Manduro, Getaway, Almandin, Protectionist, Fiorente, Samum, Stacelita, Schiaparelli, Silasol, Estimate, Floriot, Gentlewave, Anna Monda, Le Miracle, Salve Regina, Guadalupe, Maxios, Vadamos, Royal Highness, Amarette, Arcadio, etc.


1st dam

TENDERLY, by Danehill. Placed at 3, 2d Deauville Prix de Caumont l'Evente. Half-sister to PRIDE (dam of ONE FOOT IN HEAVEN), FATE, Specifically (dam of SPECIOSA, MAJOR RHYTHM, SPECIAL MEANING), Infinity (dam of SATANICJIM). Dam of nine named foals, eight to race, seven winners, inc:-

TEN MEROPA (c. by Johannesburg). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 6½f in GB and U.S.A, Santa Anita Baldwin S., Gr.3. Sire.

Tucano (c. by Monsun). 4 wins. See below.

Tempuran (g. by Unbridled's Song). 9 wins from 1750m to 4250m in GB and Germany.

Lady Washington (f. by Vindication). 3 wins at 1200m, 1250m in Japan. Dam of-

Coral Blush. Winner at 800m in 2019 in Japan.

The Batman (c. by Campanologist). 2 wins at 2 in 2018 in Hungary and Slovakia.

Islandia (f. by Johar). 2 wins at 7½f, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Signum. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 3300m in Italy and Czech, Merano Premio Val d'Adige Hurdle, 3d Merano Premio Ettore Tagliabue Hurdle.

Arnarson. 2 wins at 7f, 7¼f in 2018 in GB.

Fenisa's Hook. Winner at 1600m in 2019 in Greece.

My Isla. Winner at 1900m in Italy.

Topography (c. by Monsun). Winner at 2400m in Germany.


2nd dam

SPECIFICITY, by Alleged. 2 wins at 1½m, 2m, Newmarket George Stubbs S., L, 3d Evry Prix Belle de Nuit, L. Half-sister to TOUCHING WOOD, AFRICAN DANCER, Ridotto. Dam of 16 foals, 15 to race, 12 winners, inc:-

PRIDE (Peintre Celebre). Champion Older Mare in Europe in 2006. Champion Older Female in France in 2005 & 2006 (Intermediate). Champion Older Female in GB in 2005 & 2006. 9 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £303,003, €1,101,050, HK$15,400,000, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix Foy, Gr.2, Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix Allez France, Gr.3, Newbury CiSTM Racecourse S., 2d Longchamp Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.2, 3d Longchamp Prix Vermeille, Gr.1, Prix Foy, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2, 4th Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1. Dam of-

ONE FOOT IN HEAVEN (Fastnet Rock). 6 wins from 1900m to 2400m, £21,500, €282,200, A$142,200, HK$1,650,000, Grand Prix de Chantilly, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix d'Hedouville, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Lord Seymour, L, Deauville Prix de Villepelee, 2d Newmarket Jockey Club S., Gr.2, La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, ATC St Leger S., 3d HKJC Longines Hong Kong Vase, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, 4th ATC Hill S., Gr.2, Chantilly Prix Foy, Gr.2, ATC NE Manion H., Gr.3.

FATE (Teofilo). 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, €185,265, Saint-Cloud Prix de Flore, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de la Chaussee d'Antin, Prix Ernest Leroy, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2, 3d Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix d'Harcourt, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Dahlia, L, 4th Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1.

Specifically. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SPECIOSA (Danehill Dancer). Champion Older Female in Ireland in 2007 (Intermediate). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1m, £311,532, €47,502, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2, Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, 2d Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, 3d Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.2, 4th The Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

MAJOR RHYTHM (Rhythm). 13 wins-2 at 2-from 5½f to 1½m, US$773,210, Arlington Park Stars & Stripes Turf H., Gr.3, Remington Park Edward J Debartolo Sr Memorial H., L, 2d Fair Grounds Colonel ER Bradley H., Gr.3, Remington Park Edward J Debartolo Sr Memorial H., L, Laurel Turf Cup, L, 3d Hawthorne Robert F Carey Memorial H., Gr.3, Arlington H., Gr.3, Lone Star Park Dallas Turf Cup, L, Arlington Park Sea O'Erin Mile H., L.

SPECIAL MEANING (Mount Nelson). 6 wins from 1¼m to 12¼f, Goodwood Daisy Warwick S., L, 2d Hannover Grosser Preis der Mehl-Mülhens Stiftung, Gr.3, 3d Newmarket Princess Royal S., L, Easyjet London Southend Airport H., 4th Dortmund Deutsches St Leger, Gr.3, Chester S., L.

Infinity. Unplaced. Dam of-

SATANICJIM (Pivotal). 10 wins from 1500m to 2850m, €254,180, to 2018, Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L-twice, Longchamp Prix de la Ligue Francaise de Protection du Cheval, Maisons-Laffitte Prix du Rhin, Longchamp Prix Barzan, Prix Beachcomber Hotels Le Victoria, Deauville Prix du Val Martin, Prix de Cerisy la Foret.


Race Record: 35 Starts 4-5-5 €29,200, A$122,350.

4 wins at 1800m, 2050m, €29,200, A$122,350, to 2018-19, Chantilly Prix du Bu, MVRC 1print Kerry Gillespie H., William Hill H., 2d Mackay Cup, MRC Thebigscreencompany.com H., 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Finasseur, Chantilly Prix de la Route de Conde, BRC EJ Cast Iron H., Cory Johnston Staff H., Ipswich TC Queensland Times H.