Our Century


Sire: Montjeu

Dam: Mixed Blessing

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Apr 28th, 2011

Country: Ireland

Silks: Navy Blue, White Armbands And Cap


Owners

M E Waugh, D W Barham, F P Lawler, B McCullum, R R Milgate, Miss K Campbell, J I Morris, Ms S Beynon, A S Price, B A Watkins, M A Wood, Australian Bloodstock (Mgr: L G Murrell), Quaddie Fever (Mgr: Ms C Leung), 10 Amigos 17 (Mgr: P J Gilbert) & Workies Number 2 (Mgr: S R Woodbridge)


Pedigree

 

 OUR CENTURY (IRE)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2011

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
MONTJEU (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996FloripedesTop VilleHigh Top
  Toute CyTennyson
DamLujainSeeking the GoldMr. Prospector
MIXED BLESSING (GB) Satin FlowerShadeed
2003Marjorie's MemoryFairy KingNorthern Dancer
  Burnished GoldBreton

MONTJEU (IRE) (Bay 1996-Stud 2001). 11 wins-2 at 2, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. Champion French Sire (& by AEI), 2005. Sire of 1233 rnrs, 820 wnrs, 125 SW, inc. St Nicholas Abbey (Breeders' Cup Turf S., Gr.1), Fame and Glory, Wall Street, Hurricane Run, Camelot, Authorized, Motivator, Pour Moi, Nom du Jeu, Frozen Fire, Roman Emperor, Scorpion, Leading Light, Green Moon, Tavistock, Masked Marvel, Miss Keller, Chicquita, Joshua Tree, etc.

 

1st dam

MIXED BLESSING, by Lujain. 2 wins at 2, Newbury Princess Margaret S., Gr.3, Goodwood Renault Auction 2YO Fillies S., 3d Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, Newbury Rose Bowl S., L. Dam of four named foals, all raced, three winners-

APPHIA (f. by High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1¼m, 1½m in 2017, Newmarket Princess Royal S., Gr.3, 2d Sandown Sir George Martin Memorial Fillies' S., 4th Chester Chester S., L, Newmarket Aphrodite S., L.

Our Century (g. by Montjeu). 3 wins. See below.

Privy Garden (f. by Oasis Dream). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m in France. Dam of-

Marnie James. 2 wins at 2 in 2017, York Garbutt & Elliott Nursery H.

Opus (g. by Danehill Dancer). Placed in GB.

 

2nd dam

MARJORIE'S MEMORY, by Fairy King. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f in GB. Half-sister to Bayazida. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

MIXED BLESSING (Lujain). 2 wins. See above.

Keep the Silver. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 6f in GB and U.S.A, York Keith Butler Nursery H., 3d Goodwood Lavant Nursery H.

Pay the Silver. 4 wins from 8½f to 10¼f, 2d Goodwood ILS H., 3d Goodwood Drawing Room H.

Mind the Silver. Winner at 1m in GB.

Gypsy Fair. Placed at 2 & 3 in GB. Dam of-

Jofranka. 3 wins at 5f, 3d York Tour de France S.

 

3rd dam

BURNISHED GOLD, by Breton. Winner at 1900m in France. Half-sister to R.B. CHESNE, De Rivera, Fleeting Snow, Alathea (dam of LEAD ON TIME, GREAT COMMOTION). Dam of 15 foals, 14 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Bayazida (Bustino). Placed at 3, 3d Evry Prix Belle de Nuit, L. Dam of-

Balawhar (Doyoun). 3 wins at 1¼m, 2m, Curragh Martinstown H., 3d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2.

Carraban. Winner at 10½f, Down Royal Ulster Oaks.

Bayyina. Winner at 2400m, Evry Prix d'Orly. Dam of-

Borghese (Highest Honor). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in France, 3d Cologne Grosser Kaufhof Preis, Gr.2.

Bhaydana. 3 wins at 2100m, 2400m in France. Dam of-

Bhaylika (Bikala). Winner at 2000m, Longchamp Prix du Bois Rouaud, 3d Longchamp Prix Madame Jean Couturie, L. Producer.

Bayana. Winner at 2450m in France. Dam of-

Galetinima (Galetto). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2d Vichy Prix des Jouvenceaux et Jouvencelles, L. Producer.

Fatale. Unplaced. Dam of-

Mama Daktari (Gold Away). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, €89,625, Deauville Prix des Coudraies, Longchamp Prix Horse Racing Abroad, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Chambly, Saint-Cloud Prix Thebais, 2d Toulouse Grand Criterium du Languedoc, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Ad Altiora, Deauville Prix de la Perelle, Maisons-Laffitte Prix des Campanules, Saint-Cloud Prix la Jave. Producer.

Poison Ivy. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1700m in France and U.S.A, Saint-Cloud Prix Epinard. Dam of-

Red Poison (Montreal Red). Winner at 2, 3d Hoosier Park Miss Indiana S., L.

 

4th dam

VIVE LA REINE, by Vienna. Winner at 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix La Sega, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Faisanderie. Sister to VAGUELY NOBLE, three-quarter-sister to Duc De Bolebec, half-sister to Regal Lady (dam of REGENCY, BRITANNIA'S RULE), Fervent (dam of FRENCH SCHOOL). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

R.B. CHESNE (Brigadier Gerard). 3 wins at 2, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Newbury Washington Singer S., L, 2d Doncaster Park S., L, 3d Sandown Westbury S., Gr.3. Sire.

De Rivera (El Gran Senor). 2 wins at 1½m, 2d Lingfield Burr S., L, Newmarket Ladbroke H., 3d SAJC Queen's Cup, Gr.3.

Fleeting Snow (Storm Bird). 6 wins from 1m to 1¼m in U.S.A, 3d Phoenix Park What a Guest S., L.

Alathea. Unplaced. Dam of-

LEAD ON TIME (Nureyev). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.2, Newmarket Saccone & Speed Karamea 2YO S., 2d Newbury Greenham S., Gr.3, Newmarket Blue Peter 2YO S. Sire.

GREAT COMMOTION (Nureyev). Top of The 1990 European 4YO+ Classification (1000m - 1300m). 4 wins at 6f, 7f, £188,217, US$54,884 in GB and U.S.A, Royal Ascot Cork & Orrery S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2. Sire.

Alathezal. Unraced. Dam of-

CIELO STELLATO (Lycius). 5 wins at 2, Florence Premio Toscana, L, Naples Criterium Partenopeo, L.

Hiwaayati. Unraced. Dam of-

Sweet Emotion (Bering). Winner at 1m, Newmarket Wood Ditton S., 2d Ascot Swinley S., L. Dam of-

WINGED CUPID (In the Wings). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1m, 8¼f, Windsor Midsummer S., L, 2d Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1.

Place de l'Etoile. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m, Chantilly Prix de l'Ile d'Amour, Saint-Cloud Prixblush. Dam of-

TRAFFIC JAM (Duke of Marmalade). 3 wins at 2400m, 3000m, €181,935, to 2017, Chantilly Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Kasteel, 2d Deauville Prix de Pomone, Gr.2, Grand Prix de Compiegne, L, Saint-Cloud Prix du Palais de la Decouverte, 3d Vichy Prix Hubert Baguenault de Puchesse, L, 4th Chantilly Prix Vermeille, Gr.1.

Hoity Toity. Unraced. Dam of-

LILLIE LANGTRY (Danehill Dancer). Joint Champion 3YO Female Miler in GB in 2010. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 1m, £608,098, €301,201, Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1, Debutante S., Gr.2, Naas Fillies' Sprint S., Gr.3, Newmarket Tattersalls Timeform Fillies 2YO S., 2d Royal Ascot Albany S., Gr.3, 3d Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1. Dam of-

MINDING (Galileo). European Horse of the Year in 2016. Equal Leading 3YO Filly on the 2016 WTR (Mile). Champion 2YO Filly & 3YO Filly in Europe in 2015 & 2016. Champion 2YO Filly in Ireland in 2015. Champion 3YO Filly in GB & Ireland in 2016 (Mile). 9 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 1½m, £1,865,774, €603,825, to 2017, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, The Oaks, Gr.1, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Newmarket Fillies' Mile, Gr.1, Naas Mooresbridge S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO Fillies S., 2d Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Curragh Debutante S., Gr.2, 3d Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1.

KISSED BY ANGELS (Galileo). Winner at 1m, Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud One Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3.

COUNT OF LIMONADE (Duke of Marmalade). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2050m, €82,815, A$110,570, to 2016-17 in Ireland and Aust, Curragh Celebration S., L, 3d Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.3.

DANILOVNA (Dansili). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f to 2017 in GB and U.S.A, Laurel Dahlia S., L, 2d Santa Anita Autumn Miss S., Gr.3.

Lady Hawkfield. Raced once. Dam of-

MASTER APPRENTICE - MASTER CERAMIBO (H.K.) (Mastercraftsman). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8¼f, 1¼m, Sandown Classic Trial, Gr.3.

 

Race Record: 12 Starts 3-2-1 £22,295, €11,385, A$163,700.

Champion 3YO Stayer in Ireland in 2014. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, £22,295, €11,385, A$163,700, to 2016-17, Wangaratta Cup, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., MRC Ladbrokes Challenge H., 2d ATC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, L, 3d Bendigo Cup, Gr.3, 4th Cranbourne Cup, L, Chester Dee S., L.