Casa Rossa

Casa Rossa

Sire: Testa Rossa

Dam: Shanzel

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 24th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Navy, Silver Band, Silver And White Striped Sleeves, Navy Cap, White Pom Pom


J Glossop, M J Caporale, Z Angelovski, D Angelovski, J Dalton, Mrs K Dalton, A D Eales, J Garreffa, R J Harman, S A Flett, T P Murrihy, J Ray, M A Massella, J F McLean & No Fear Racing (Mgr: L Kelly)





Foaled 24th August 2014

SirePeruginoDanzigNorthern Dancer
TESTA ROSSA (AUS) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996Bo DapperSir DapperVain
  BodegaWithout Fear
DamSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SHANZEL (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2008Shannon WoodWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Shannon BelleBalmerino

TESTA ROSSA (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2001). 13 wins-5 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 861 rnrs, 635 wnrs, 56 SW, inc. Ortensia (WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1), Rostova, Testafiable, Fontelina, Twilight Royale, Ranger, Sistine Angel, Testa My Patience, Vormista, Jiang - Blue Genes (H.K.), Unencumbered, Speediness, Red Colossus, Publishing, Amelie's Star, The Bowler, Weregoingtogetcha, Heart Testa, Pane in the Glass, There's Only One, etc.


1st dam

SHANZEL, by Snitzel. Unplaced. Three-quarter-sister to Road to Athens, half-sister to Miss Lily Rose. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

SHANNON WOOD, by Woodman. Unraced. Half-sister to SHARSCAY, ST SHANNON, SABOTEUR, Cast Your Fate (dam of BELLE FEMME, FLYING BABE). Dam of 8 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Miss Lily Rose (Red Ransom). 2 wins at 1400m, 1800m, A$161,389, VRC Mittys Rising Stars Final H., 2d SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, MVRC Iga Local Heroes H., Aquanas Foods H., John Paraskevas H., Essendon Mazda H., 3d SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, MRC Schweppes H., Captain Gerrard at Lindsay Park H. Producer.

Road to Athens (Redoute's Choice). 3 wins from 2200m to 2550m, A$233,650, VRC National Jockeys Trust H., MRC Big Philou H., 2400m-in track record time, 2d VRC Waterford Crystal H., Northland Trophy H., Johnstaff Projects P., MRC Selangor Turf Club H., Salamander H., Sobar H., MVRC Del Re National Foods H., 3d SAJC Tooheys New S., Gr.3, VRC Bagot H., L, Skipton H., Gary Crane & Simon Stoker H., MRC Procul Harum H., Theo H., Hyperno H.


3rd dam

SHANNON BELLE, by Balmerino. 6 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$92,280, VRC Bagot H., Gr.3, MVRC Mello Yello H., SAJC Best Western H., VATC Ascot H., Rogilla H., 2d SAJC Rain Lover P., Gr.3, 4th SAJC Birthday Cup, Gr.3. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SHARSCAY (Marscay). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$1,186,440, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, Japan Racing Association P., L, QTC Villanova Jubilee Cup, AJC Peter Lawson H., STC Lugarno H., 2d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, 3d QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2, BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, BATC Doomben Classic, L, 4th Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BTC Bernborough H., L.

ST SHANNON (Sir Tristram). 2 wins at 2100m, 2800m, VRC St Leger, Gr.3, 3d SAJC Red Tempo H., Regalia Shop H.

SABOTEUR (Marscay). 6 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$215,040, Bendigo Cup, L, VATC Lobster Cave P.H., WATC Archers Spri H., 2d VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club P., L, SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L, MVRC Concept Sports P., 3d WATC Bundaberg Rum & Cola Welter H.

Cast Your Fate. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1050m, 1200m, SAJC Keepers H. Dam of-

BELLE FEMME (Zeditave). 8 wins from 1300m to 1600m, NZ$159,850, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, ARC KCC FM H., Lindauer Fraise H., Graeme Thomson Jewellery 3YO S., Avondale JC Anziyan 3YO H., Waikato RC Vero Insurance New Zealand H., 2d Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, 3d Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC Carson Taylor Ford H., Cambridge JC Deputy Governor Trophy, Counties RC South City Seafoods H., 4th Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.3.

FLYING BABE (Flying Spur). Champion 2YO in NZ in 2000-01 & Head of The 2000-01 NZ 2YO Free H. 7 wins-6 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$423,675, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Hawke's Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, ARC Great Northern Foal S., L, Waikato RC Super Bonus Classique, L, CJC Avonhead Tavern Juvenile S., Avondale JC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile H., 2d Rotorua RC Lion Red P., Gr.3, ARC Lion Red Juvenile H., 3d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 4th New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Producer.

Commissionerstreet (Johannesburg). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, R589,275, Vaal Seven Feature Races on Emerald Cup Day H., Children's Entertainment H., Support the Horse Care Unit H., 2d Kenilworth Summer Juvenile S., L, Vaal Lightning S., Autumn Sand Sprint, 3d Griqualand Betting World Sprint H., Turffontein Rugby 5 S., 4th Greyville Umkhomazi S., Gr.2.

Belle Toujours. Unraced. Dam of-

FORT LINCOLN (Charge Forward). 2 wins at 2, NZ$614,802, ARC Karaka Million, L, 2d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, 3d ARC Karaka Mile, L, Portofino Restaurants H., Otakiri Reserve H., Manawatu RC Crombie Lockwood H., New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO H., 4th WRC Wellesley S., L.