DUAL GROUP 1 WINNING MILER AT 3 AND 4, Group placed at 2.
CLASSIC WINNER OF THE IRISH 2,000 GUINEAS GR.1 like Sadler’s Wells, Dubawi and Kingman before him.
IMPRESSIVE WINNER OF THE GR.1 PRIX JACQUES-LE-MAROIS reaching his best Timeform rating of 123 while defeating Gr.1 Breeder’s Cup Juvenile Turf victor Line of Duty, dual Gr.1 winner Watch Me and Classic Prix du Jockey Club Gr.1 winner Study Of Man.
“From when he first commenced fast work in the Spring of his 2-year-old year, ROMANISED showed that precocity, speed and class that were the hallmarks of his racing career.
His biggest attributes were his superior cruising speed and an electric turn of foot. Coupled with his impeccable physique, ROMANISED is possessed of many of the prerequisites to be a success at stud.”
Trainer Ken Condon
A LEADING PERFORMER IN IRELAND, FRANCE AND THE UK from 2 to 5 years old. At 2, debut winner and runner-up in the Solario Stakes Gr.3 to subsequent Epsom Derby winner Masar. Also the back to back victor of the 2019 and 2020 renewals of the Minstrel Stakes Gr.2.
BY HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR, the sire of 14 Gr.1 winners to date, out of a full sister to Gr.1 performer Sights On Gold. 3/4 BROTHER TO MG1W & CHAMPION Designs On Rome.
“A well-balanced horse, with strong hind quarters, a great athleticism and good muscle definition. For a horse matching performances, pedigree and looks, his stud fee of €7,000 Live Foal should prove a great value to the European breeders.”
Haras de Bouquetot’s Stud Manager Benoit Jeffroy
AT 2 YEARS OLD
2nd Solario Stakes Gr.3 Sandown UK, 7f. 1400m, to Epsom Derby G1W Masar
1st Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Maiden) Navan IRE, 6f. 1200m, on debut
AT 3 YEARS OLD
1st Irish 2,000 Guineas Gr.1 IRE, Curragh, 1M. 1600m, from triple G1W US Navy Flag
AT 4 YEARS OLD
1st Prix Jacques Le Marois Gr.1, Deauville FR, 1M. 1600m, from G1Ws Line Of Duty, Watch Me & Study Of Man
1st Minstrel Stakes Gr.2, Curragh IRE, 7f. 1400m
2nd Prix du Moulin de Longchamp Gr.1, Longchamp FR, 1M. 1600m, by a nose to triple G1W Circus Maximus
4th Queen Anne Stakes Gr.1, Ascot UK, 1M. 1600m
4th Lockinge Stakes Gr.1, Newbury UK, 1M. 1600m
AT 5 YEARS OLD
1st Minstrel Stakes Gr.2, Curragh IRE, 7f. 1400m
By HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR (2004). Hwt. colt in France, Stakes winner in France and Ireland, Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere-Grand Criterium Gr.1, etc. Sire of ROMANISED (subject stallion), BEAUTY ONLY (Longines Hong Kong Mile Gr.1), DESIGNS ON ROME (Queen Elizabeth II Cup Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup Gr.1, Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup Gr.1 (twice)), GLORIOUS EMPIRE (Sword Dancer Stakes, Saratoga Gr.1), HOMECOMING QUEEN (1000 Guineas Stakes Gr.1), MORANDI (Criterium de Saint-Cloud Gr.1), RICH TAPESTRY (Santa Anita Sprint Championship Stakes Gr.1), ROCKEMPEROR (Turf Classic Stakes Gr.1), WELL TIMED (Henkel Preis der Diana - German Oaks Gr.1), etc.
ROMANTIC VENTURE, by Indian Ridge. Winner at 3 and 4 in NA and IRE. Dam of 6 winners:
ROMANISED (c. Holy Roman Emperor). Classic winner, see race record.
FICTIONAL ACCOUNT (f. Stravinsky). 6 wins, 3 to 6 in IRE and ENG, placed at 7 in AUS, Hwt. older mare at 6 on Irish Free Hand., 14 fur. & up, SIS Live Fenwolf S. LR, Ballycullen Irish Field St. Leger Trial LR, 2nd Japan Racing Association Trophy LR, 3rd Vintage Crop S. LR, Challenge S. LR. Dam of 2 winners:
Narrated (f. Snitzel). Winner at 3 and 4, 2021 in AUS.
Shark In The Water (f. Snitzel). 2 wins at 3 in AUS.
ROCK OF ROMANCE (c. Rock of Gibraltar). 5 wins, 3 to 6 in FR, GER, ITY and SWI, St. Leger Italiano Gr.3, Langer Hamburger LR, 2nd St. Leger Italiano Gr.3, Oleander-Rennen Gr.3,
3rd Grosser Preis von DSW21 Deutsches St. Leger Gr.3.
Lifetime Journey (c. Thunder Gulch). Winner at 5 in KSA, placed at 3 in IRE.
Samarkand (g. Sadler’s Wells). Winner at 3 in ENG.
Timely Production (g. Peintre Celebre). 4 wins at 3 in SWE.
SUMMER TRYSTING, by Alleged. Placed at 3 in IRE. Dam of 10 winners:
DESIGNS ON ROME (g. Holy Roman Emperor). 11 wins, 2 to 6 in HK and IRE, Horse of the year in Hong Kong, Champion middle distance twice in Hong Kong, Longines Hong Kong Cup Gr.1, Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Gr.1, Citibank Hong Kong Cold Cup Gr.1, Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup Gr.1, Oriental Watch 55th Anniversary Sha Tin Trophy Gr.2, BMW Hong Kong Derby LR, Hong Kong Classic Cup LR, Centenary Vace LR, etc.
SIGHTS ON GOLD (c. Indian Ridge). 6 wins, 2 to 5 in ENG and IRE, Brigadier Gerard S. Gr.3, Dubai Duty Free Arc Trial S. Gr.3, Lyons Gold Blend Kilternan S. LR, 2nd Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Vase Gr.1, Royal Whip S. Gr.2, Daily Record Scottish Derby Gr.2, Jebel Hatta Gr.3, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars London Darley S. Gr.3, etc.
SIMPLE EXCHANGE (c. Danehill). 4 wins, 2 to 5 in IRE, ENG and NA, American Derby Gr.2, El Gran Senor S. LR, Sportsman Magnolia S. LR, 2nd Go and Go Round Tower S. LR, 3rd Ballycorus S. Gr.3, Preis der Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe Gr.3, Challenge S. LR, BMW Preis Dusseldorf LR.
Platonic Chat (f. Danehill Dancer). Unraced in Ireland. Dam of 3 winners:
EL NINO (c. Victory Gallop). 3 wins at 3 and 4, Akdeniz Derbisi S. LR, Kubilay S. LR, Fehmi Simsaroglu S. LR, 2nd Ege Derbisi LR, Beyoglu LR, etc.
The main successful sire line matings for ROMANISED's sire HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR have been represented in the table below (to 1.11.21):
N22 f. Romanised x Persian Belle
N22 F. Romanised x Allante
N22 F. Romanised x Elegant Light
N22 C. Romanised x Royal Memory
N22 C. Romanised x Band A Part
N22 F. Romanised x Eyeliner
N22 C. Romanised x Akhiraa
N22 F. Romanised x Al Sailiyah
N22 M. Romanised x Fragrant Belle
N22 F. Romanised x Spin
N22 M. Romanised x Taseel