Sire: Epaulette

Dam: Up State

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 17th, 2015

Country: Australia


D A J Williams

Career Record: 28-2-2-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    7.1 %
  • Place
    21.4 %





Bay coltFoaled in 2015

EPAULETTE (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2009AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
DamSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
UP STATE (GB) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1999Upper StrataShirley HeightsMill Reef
  Bright LandingSun Prince

EPAULETTE (AUS) (Bay 2009-Stud Ire. 2014, Aust. 2014). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1400m, ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Helmet. Sire of 88 rnrs, 31 wnrs, inc. , SP McMunigal, Field of Roses, Omaha Beach, Sankari Royale and of Dianthus, Fas le Fios, International Man, Malika Moon, Ojala, Rogue, Best of Me, Blow By, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs and inc SW Khulaasa (VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3), Meryl, SP River Bird and of Katy's Daughter, Guerrier, etc.


1st dam

UP STATE, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 2850m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Bois Barbot, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Gladiator, Prix Mongolie, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Flossie, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Denisy, L. Half-sister to LORD OF MEN, HER LADYSHIP (dam of DIGNIFY), Be Mine (dam of POLISH PATRIOT). Dam of nine named foals, six to race, five winners, inc:-

Adirondack (g. by Lonhro). 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$418,610, MRC VOBIS Gold Heath, ATC TAB Rewards H., MRC Le Pine Funerals H., SAJC Mitty's H., 2d Cranbourne Cup, Stony Creek Cup-twice, 3d Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L, MRC Darren Gauci Farewell H., MVRC Chandler Macleod S., ATC TAB Rewards H., VRC Primacy H., Straight Draw H.

Westchester (f. by Reset). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1550m, A$154,705, ATC Big Sports Breakfast H.-twice, 2d ATC Spotless H., Become an ATC Sponsor H., MRC Hilton Manufacturing H., 3d Hawkesbury RC Blake's Marine H.

Wassaic (g. by Elusive Quality). 6 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$39,650, S$223,245, Singapore TC Class 4 H., Benevolent S., Good Deeds S., Gardens by the Bay S., 2d MRC St Covet H., Betfair H., Singapore TC New Paper Trophy, Always Certain H., Class 4 H.-3 times, Kranji D S., 3d Singapore TC Stepitup S.

Ahri (f. by Exceed and Excel). Winner at 1350m in Aust.

Dubai to Dublin (c. by Dubai Destination). Winner at 2000m in Aust.


2nd dam

UPPER STRATA, by Shirley Heights. 3 wins-2 at 2-from 9f to 2m, Newmarket Zetland S., L, George Stubbs S., L, 3d Chester S., L, Kempton Heron S., L, 4th Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2, Fred Archer S., L. Half-sister to Habitancy. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

LORD OF MEN (Groom Dancer). 10 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2100m, £125,874, 346,000Dhs in GB, France and U.A.E, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Gontaut-Biron, Gr.3, Doncaster Milestone Ride S., Sandown HSBC Trophy, Newmarket Carwin 2YO S., 2d Haydock John Davies S., L, 3d Premio Roma, Gr.1, Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Gontaut-Biron, Gr.3, Nad al Sheba Dubai Duty Free H., Gr.3. Sire.

HER LADYSHIP (Polish Precedent). 2 wins at 2100m, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Seine, L, Longchamp Prix de la Flandrie, 2d Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1, 3d Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.2. Dam of-

DIGNIFY (Rainbow Quest). 2 wins at 2, Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Prix de l'Aunette, 3d Newmarket Sweet Solera S., L, 4th Oaks d'Italia, Gr.1. Producer.

Lady Bountiful (Spectrum). 3 wins at 2000m, 3d Le Lion-d'Angers Prix Urban Sea, L. Producer.

Sayhaat. Unraced. Dam of-

Primadonna. Raced once. Dam of-

Curtaralo (Kurtiniadis). 11 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m to 2017 in Turkey, 3d Istanbul Beyoglu, L, Anafartalar, L.

Gina Montana (Scarface). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m to 2017 in Turkey, 3d Ankara S., L.

Titled. Unraced. Dam of-

Catchy Title. 5 wins at 2000m, 2200m, Niigata Nihonkai S. Dam of-

MAJOR EMBLEM (Daiwa Major). Champion 2YO Filly in Japan in 2015. 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m, 243,107,000¥, Hanshin Juvenile Fillies, Gr.1, Tokyo NHK Mile Cup, Gr.1, Daily Hai Queen Cup, Gr.3, 2d Tokyo Artemis S., Gr.3, 4th Hanshin Oka Sho, Gr.1.

Ecstasia. Unraced. Dam of-

PENTASIA (Pentire). 8 wins to 1200m, A$276,220, BRC Chief de Beers H., L, ATC Thoroughbred Breeders NSW H., Blackwoods Loctite H., Canterbury Park H., 2d ATC Harvey Norman Sprint H., Nestle Professional H., 3d Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L.

Up State. Winner. See above.

Be Mine. Winner at 1600m in France. Dam of-

POLISH PATRIOT (Polish Precedent). 5 wins from 1400m to 1800m in India, Mumbai Maharaja Jiwajirao Scindia Trophy, L, 2d Hyderabad President of India Gold Cup, L, 3d Mumbai Eclipse Stakes of India, L.


3rd dam

BRIGHT LANDING, by Sun Prince. 3 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Deauville Prix de Franceville. Sister to Eastern Shore (dam of CARMITA), half-sister to EASY LANDING, LIFTING (dam of ARNEB, FRANKENSTEIN). Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

UPPER STRATA (Shirley Heights). 3 wins. See above.

Habitancy (Habitat). Placed, 3d Newmarket Bentinck S., L. Producer.

Stratospheric. Unplaced. Dam of-

Coup Acclaim (Acclamation). 5 wins from 1600m to 2100m, £10,430, A$211,995, ATC Uncle Mo at Coolmore H., Hawkesbury RC Richmond Club Provincial Stayers Final H., 3d Bunbury TC AHA Cup, L, WATC Detonator S., L.

Radiancy. Unraced. Dam of-

Chicken Soup (Dansili). 5 wins from 7¼f to 9½f, 2d Lingfield Doncaster Mile, L.


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