Night Shift (USA) - Georgiana (Nassipour)

A winner of four races by Night Shift (Northern Dancer), out the Nassipour (Blushing Groom) mare Georgiana. Macchiato is the half-sister to Listed Metropolitan Handicap winner Filante Etoile (Soviet Star) and is from the family of Group 1 winners Star Dancer (Star Watch), Naturalism (Palace Music) and Crystal Palace (Palace Music). She is the dam of three horses to race, all winners. Her best performed progeny is the Listed SAJC Oaklands Plate winner Harb (Catbird).





Bay mareFoaled in 1997

SireNorthern DancerNearcticNearco
NIGHT SHIFT (USA) NatalmaNative Dancer
1980CibouletteChop ChopFlares
  Windy AnswerWindfields
DamNassipourBlushing GroomRed God
GEORGIANA AlamaAureole
1993Mouton MagicImposingTodman

NIGHT SHIFT (USA) (1980). Winner at 6f. Sire of 1357 rnrs, 912 wnrs, 88 SW, inc. Azamour (Newbury King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1), In the Groove, Daryaba, Align, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Long John, Mental, Daryakana, Beaded, Somnus, Anthem Alexander, Bonfire, More Chocolate, Joviality, Parables, Soul, Battle of Hastings, Skysurfers, Passified, Always Hopeful, Daramsar, Etlaala, Devious Boy, Northern Quest, City by Night, etc.


1st dam

GEORGIANA, by Nassipour. Unraced. Half-sister to STAR DANCER. Dam of seven named foals, five to race, all winners-

FILANTE ETOILE (f. by Soviet Star). 4 wins from 1400m to 2150m, NZ$118,850, A$34,000, QTC Metropolitan H., L, BOP RC Tauranga Hardware & Plumbing H., Rotorua RC TW Moore Ltd H., 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.2, ARC Carbine Club Trophy, 3d Bay of Plenty Cup, ARC Lindauer Brut H., BOP RC Pak 'n Save Tauranga H. Dam of-

Stars of Jiro. Winner at 1400m.

Josephines Fortune. Unraced. Dam of-

Veine d'Or. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18.

My Empire. Winner at 1300m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Vega Sicilia (f. by Rodrigo de Triano). 3 wins at 1400m, 3d Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, BTC Rough Habit P., L, Avondale JC A & T on 123 Celebration H., Waikato RC Mackenzie Country (Hamilton) H. Dam of-

VALBUENA (Darci Brahma). Joint Second on the 2012-13 NZ 3YO Free H (1600m+). 5 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$58,675, S$227,954, ARC Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Singapore TC Open S., Open H., Gingerbread Man S., 2d Singapore TC Kranji C S., 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H.

Cosentino. 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$116,440, MVRC Twinings Assam Bold H., 2d Stony Creek Cup, 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

Divine Kid. 2 wins at 1600m, HKJC Gallop H., Yan Chau Tong H., 2d HKJC Sapphire H., 3d HKJC Edward Piguet H., Shui Chuen O H.

Macchiato (f. by Night Shift). 4 wins. See below.

Can Opener (g. by King's Best). Winner at 1800m, HKJC 2006 Miss Asia Pageant H., 2d HKJC Duddell P., Man Yiu H., 3d HKJC Showbiz Update P.

Manny Pacuiao (g. by Pins). 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in NZ and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H., Benchmark 53 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H., Kranji D S.

Cavendish Belle (f. by Thorn Park). Unraced. Dam of-

Little Master. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2018, Singapore TC Canadian Five Pillars Cup, Stepitup S., 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H.

Vitrum (f. by Van Nistelrooy). Unraced. Dam of-

Smiling Proud. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18.


2nd dam

MOUTON MAGIC, by Imposing. Winner at 1600m. Half-sister to TESSUTI, ZEPHYR SOUBA (dam of NATURALISM, CRYSTAL PALACE, IMPRESSIONISM - OLYMPIC BOY (MAL.)). Dam of 6 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

STAR DANCER (Star Watch). 14 wins from 1000m to 2000m, NZ$293,000, A$440,860, Auckland Classic, Gr.1-twice, VATC Futurity S., Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, ARC King's P., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC Thames Valley S., Gr.3-twice, VATC Myer S., Gr.3, ARC King's P., L, AJC Nilo Welter H., Counties RC Kenfair Bowl H., ARC Jarvis Trading H., 2d AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3, STC Shannon H., Gr.3, Gosford Guineas, L, 3d VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, AJC Expressway S., Gr.2.

Big Timer. 5 wins to 1350m, BTC Ambassador Motor Inn H., Singapore TC Class 2 H., 2d QTC Hanwood Chardonnay H., Mahogany H., Singapore TC Class 2 H.-twice, 3d BTC Smokey Eyes H., QTC Lefroy H., Singapore TC Bold Explorer H., Class 2 H.-twice.


3rd dam

SOUBA, by Taine. 3 wins at 1500m, 1600m, Evry Prix d'Auxerre, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de la Verrerie, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Penelope, Gr.3. Half-sister to SUKAWA. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

ZEPHYR SOUBA (Zephyr Bay). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3, 3d ARC Royal S., Gr.2. Dam of-

NATURALISM (Palace Music). Top of The 1991-92 Australasian 3YO Classifications (1300m+). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$3,289,796, AJC Derby, Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield S., Gr.1, 2d Japan Cup, Gr.1, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

CRYSTAL PALACE (Palace Music). 3 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$45,325, A$225,000, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

PALACIO DE CRISTAL (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins from 1300m to 1700m, A$469,200, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1. Producer.

IMPRESSIONISM - OLYMPIC BOY (Mal.) (Vice Regal). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$107,250 in Aust. and Malaysia, Singapore TC Lion City Cup, L, 2d VRC Hilton on the Park S., Gr.3.

Star of Broadway. Unraced. Dam of-

ALINGA (Rock of Gibraltar). 5 wins from 1600m to 2000m, R301,464, Clairwood East Coast H., L, 2d Kenilworth Sun Classique H., L. Producer.

TESSUTI (Sackford). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$90,625, VATC Dalgety S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Naturalist. Raced twice. Dam of-

ROYAL SYMPHONY (Domesday). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$450,025, to 2017-18, VRC Pin & Win P., L, Taj Rossi Series Final H., L.

Wailing. Unraced. Dam of-

TAWNY RUN (Runyon). 6 wins from 1600m to 2450m, R319,750, Vaal Jasmine S., L, 2d Greyville Woolavington S., Gr.2. Producer.

Wailing Countess. 2 wins at 1250m, 1600m, NZ$475, A$90,470, STC Balmain Leagues Club H. Dam of-

MY SABEEL (Savabeel). 6 wins to 1300m, A$378,765, ATC Toy Show H., Gr.3, 2d ATC Sheraco S., Gr.3.

April. 2 wins at 1200m, 2d AJC Mildura H. Dam of-

Zdenka (Western Symphony). 4 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$125,440, VRC Molly Bloom's H., 3d Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2. Producer.


Race Record:

4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC New Year's Day H., WRC New Zealand Post Horse of the Year H., 3d Hawkes Bay William Rees Catering H.


Produce Record: Dam of seven named foals, six to race, all winners.

2003 c. HARB, by Catbird. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, SAJC Oaklands P., L, HKJC Hang Hau H., Hong Kong Football Club Centenary Challenge Cup, 2d Oakbank RC Adelaide Bank 2YO H., 3d MRC Time & Tide 2YO P.

2004 f. Mochalatte, by Keeper. Winner at 1200m. Dam of-

Seven Excuses. Winner at 1200m.

2005 g. Speedy Star, by Falbrav. 2 wins at 1650m, HKJC Tai Yuen H., Tsui Ping H., 2d HKJC Dorset H., Lung Hang H.

2006 c. Marocchino, by Savabeel. Unraced.

2007 f. by Zabeel.

2008 c. by Zabeel.

2010 g. The Right Answer, by Alamosa. Winner at 1200m.

2011 f. Arpeggio, by Tavistock. 4 wins at 1200m, ARC Curraghmore Stud H., Hawkes Bay Best Travel H., 3d Matamata RC Tonezone H., BNZ Partners H.

2013 f. Cortado, by Sepoy. Winner at 2, 2d Levin RC Ryder S., L, 3d ARC Dunstan Rising Star Qualifier H., Waikato RC Safewise 2YO S., 4th ARC Soliloquy S., L.

2014 c. by Tavistock.

2015 c. by Tavistock.

2016 f. by Shamexpress.

2017 c. by Sweynesse.


Missed in 2009, 2012.

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