Zazou (GER)

sex: Stallion
date of birth: 23.4.2007
sire: Shamardal
dam: Zaza Top (Lomitas)

Shamardal (USA)
Giant's Causeway (USA) Storm Cat (USA) Storm Bird (CAN)
Terlingua (USA)
Mariah's Storm (USA) Rahy (USA)
Immense (USA)

Helsinki (GB)

Machiavellian (USA) Mr Prospector (USA)
Coup de Folie (USA)
Helen Street (GB) Troy (GB)
Waterway (FR)
Zaza Top (GER)
Lomitas (GB) Niniski (USA) Nijinsky (CAN)
Virginia Hills (USA)
La Colorada (GER) Surumu (GER)
La Dorada (IRE)
Zorina (GB) Shirley Heights (GB) Mill Reef (USA)
Hardiemma (GB)
Nadia Nerina (CAN) Northern Dancer (CAN)
Shake A Leg (USA)

SHAMARDAL, European Champion 2yo colt, European 3yo Champion Miler. 7 wins from 8 starts inc.: 1. Dewhurst Stakes, Gr.1, Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1, Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, St James's Palace Stakes, Gr.1
Sire of 90 blacktype winners (8% of foals of racing age). 

Best progeny:

  • ABLE FRIEND (AUS) (g, 2009 out of Ponte Piccolo by Volksraad), 1. Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, The Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, Gr.1
  • DAN EXCEL (IRE) (c. 2008 out of Love Excelling by Polish Precedent), 1. The Champions Mile, Gr.1, 1. Stewards' Cup, Gr.1
  • FAINT PERFUME (AUS) (f. 2006 out of Zona by Zabeel), 1. Victoria Oaks, Gr.1, Storm Queen Stakes, Gr.1
  • LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (c. 2007 out of Lady Vettori by Vettori), 1. Prix Du Jockey-Club, Gr.1, Poule d'Essai Des Poulains, Gr.1
  • GINGERBREAD MAN (AUS) (c. 2007 out of Quaffle by Hurricane Sky), 1. Singapore Guineas, Gr.1, Singapore Three Year Old Classic, Gr.2
  • AMARON (GB) (c. 2009 out of Amandalini by Bertolini), 1. Premio Vittorio Di Capua, Gr.1, Badener Meile, Gr.2
  • ZAZOU (GER) (c. 2007 out of Zaza Top by Lomitas), 1. Premio Roma, Gr.1, Oppenheim Union-Rennen, Gr.1, 2. Deutsches Derby, Gr.1  
  • MUKHADRAM (GB) (c. 2009 out of Magic Tree by Timber Country), 1. Eclipse Stakes, Gr.1, York Stakes, Gr.2
  • CASAMENTO (IRE) (c. 2008 out of Wedding Gift by Always Fair), 1. Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1, Beresford Stakes, Gr.2
  • MAYBE DISCREET (AUS) (f. 2009 out of Oh So Discreet by Bluebird), 1. Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, Edward Manifold Stakes, Gr.2



ZAZA TOP, 4 wins, 6 places, 73.617 euro, 1. Grosser Stutenpreis der Dreijährigen, L, 2. Premio Dormello, Gr.3, Schwarzgold Rennen, L, 4. Preis von Schlenderhan, NL. Dam of:

  • ZAZOU (c. 2008 by Shamardal), see stallion
  • ZOE DREAM (c. 2004 by Galileo), winner on flat, 3 wins on jumps
  • SILKE TOP (f. 2009 by Librettist), 1 win, 6 places, 6,982 GBP
  • ZHOUZHI (f. 2005 by Anabaa), 1 win, 4 places, 7.840 euro

2nd Dam: 
ZORINA, winner at two in Ireland. Sister to Nadina. Dam of 6 winners.:

  • ZAZA TOP (f. by Lomitas), see top
  • ZATOOF (c. by Batshoof), 6 wins from 3 to 8, $29,912. 1. Gp Von St. Moritz, 2. Gp Von St. Moritz
  • Zolango (c. by Acatenango), 5 wins from 3 to 7 let, 2. Premio Emanuele Filiberto, L
  • ZOLINAS (c. po Lomitas), 6 wins, $83,654
  • ZIZI TOP (kl. po Robellino), 2 wins at 3 in Germany, 10.161 euro. Dam of winners inc.:
    • Zoom (Lomitas), 4 wins in Germany, 22.300 euro, 3. Preis Der
      Mitglieder Des Bremer, L
    • ZIPPO, 5 wins in Germany, 16.349 euro
    • ZIZI CAT, 2 wins in USA
  • ZARAH TOP (f. by Big Shuffle), winner

3rd Dam:
NADIA NERINA, winners at 3 in England. Full sister to DANZATORE, Summer Sounds. Dam of 5 winners inc.:

  • Nadina (f. by Shirley Heights), winner at 3, 2. Prix Cleopatre, Gr.3, Prix De La Nonette, Gr.3. Dam of winners
  • ARC EN CIEL (c. by Rainbow Quest), 2 wins at 3, 10.133 GBP
  • LES SYLPHIDES (c. by Top Ville), winnet at 3 in England
  • CATRIONA (f. by Bustino), winner at 3
  • Wishing Star (f. by Rainbow Quest), unraced. Dam of:
    • Marvellous Miss (Fusaichi Pegasus), 3. V.R.C. Thoroughbred Breeders' Stakes, Gr.3