Lot 102



Foaled 29/10/20


Asama Blue 20 2
Asama Blue has delivered a quality filly by US Navy Flag. This young black type mare is a granddaughter of the great Blush with Pride.

Account of PENCARROW STUD, Cambridge.
Lot 102 BAY FILLYBox H 10
Foaled 29th October 2020Box Branded: : nr sh; 43 over 0 off sh

Sire

U S Navy Flag (USA)

2015

War Front

Danzig

Northern Dancer

Starry Dreamer

Rubiano

Misty for Me

Galileo

Sadler's Wells

Butterfly Cove

Storm Cat

Dam

Asama Blue (IRE)

2013

Fastnet Rock

Danehill

Danzig

Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy

Butterfly Blue

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Blush With Pride

Blushing Groom

U S NAVY FLAG (USA) (Bay or Brown 2015-Stud in Ire. 2019, NZ 2019). Leading 3YO Male on the 2018 WTR (Sprint). Champion 2YO in Europe in 2017. 5 wins-4 at 2-6f to 7f, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1, Dewhurst S., Gr.1, July Cup, Gr.1, Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Brother to SW Roly Poly (Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.1). Half-brother to SW Cover Song. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

Asama Blue, by Fastnet Rock. 2 wins at 1550m, 1610m in GB and NZ, Manawatu RC McIntosh Farm Machinery H., 2d WRC Anniversary S., Gr.3. Sister to The Blue Brilliant, half-sister to Sapphire Pendant (dam of ECRIVAIN), King George River, Lacadena (dam of AMERICA). This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Her first foal is an unraced 3YO.

2nd dam

BUTTERFLY BLUE, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 9½f in Ireland. Sister to Maryinsky (dam of PEEPING FAWN, THEWAYYOUARE), three-quarter-sister to CHIEF CONTENDER, half-sister to BETTER THAN HONOUR (dam of JAZIL, RAGS TO RICHES, CASINO DRIVE, MAN OF IRON), SMOLENSK (dam of CAN THE MAN, MARTHA'S MOON), TURNBERRY ISLE. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

The Blue Brilliant (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1¼m, 11¼f in 2021 in Ireland, 2d Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3.

Asama Blue (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins. See above.

Sapphire Pendant (Danehill Dancer). Winner at 8½f, 2d Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud One Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3. Dam of 4 winners-

ECRIVAIN (Lope de Vega). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 1900m, €176,060, to 2021, Chantilly Prix Bertrand du Breuil, Gr.3, ParisLongchamp Prix des Chenes, Gr.3, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix Le Fabuleux, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3.

Starifique (Sea the Stars). Winner at 2100m, ParisLongchamp Prix de la Barriere du Roule, 3d Toulouse Prix Occitanie, L. Producer.

King George River (Danehill Dancer). 3 wins-1 at 2-1m to 8¾f, 2d Newmarket Feilden S., L, 3d York Nationwide Accident Repair Services S.

Lacadena (Fasliyev). Winner at 2 at 2f, 2d Woodbine Victoria S., L. Dam of-

AMERICA (A.P. Indy). 5 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1m to 9f, Belmont Turnback the Alarm H., Gr.3, Aqueduct Affectionately S., L, 3d Belmont Mother Goose S., Gr.1, Delaware H., Gr.1, Gulfstream Oaks, Gr.2, 4th Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

FIRST CAPTAIN (Curlin). 3 wins in succession at 7f, 1m, US$252,000, in 2021, Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.3, 3d Saratoga Curlin S., L.

Paris Bikini. Winner at 2 at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

PARIS LIGHTS (Curlin). 4 wins in succession 7f to 9f, US$403,842, to 2021, Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1, Aqueduct Distaff H., Gr.3, 3d Churchill Downs Shawnee S., L.

3rd dam

BLUSH WITH PRIDE, by Blushing Groom. 6 wins-1 at 2-1m to 11f, Santa Anita Santa Susana S., Gr.1, Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1, Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.2, 2d Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1. Half-sister to GIELGUD, MALINOWSKI, MONROE. Dam of 15 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners.