+61 8 9571 3164 peter@belhusracing.com.au

Sire: Pendragon

Colour: Bay

Dam: Mercury Lady

Sex: Gelding

Age: 8

Foaled: Nov 01, 2010

Country: Australia

Trainer: Liz Strempel

Owners: Belhus Racing Stables Syndicate(Mgr: Peter Morley), R G Bettini, T D McAppion, R J Sandland, B G Murray, I R Campbell, R S Matthewman, R Horncastle, Miss M J Vaatainen, K W Wilson, A Kur, K Blair

19: 2 - 2 - 3
Wins: 10.5%
Place: 26.3%

Nice staying type who’s been hindered by niggling little issues throughout his career. Good when at his best though and easily up to city class. Just had a tree/sea change and now being trained in the South West of WA by Liz Strempel…




Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireElnadimDanzigNorthern Dancer
PENDRAGON (NZ) Elle SeuleExclusive Native
2002AlacrityGrosvenorSir Tristram
  Daybreak ExpressDuke Ellington
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
MERCURY LADY (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
2005EnlightenMasterclassThe Minstrel
  Night StarCentaine

PENDRAGON (NZ) (Bay 2002-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 1800m, 2000m, STC Gloaming S., Gr.3. Sire of 147 rnrs, 86 wnrs, inc. SW Miss Gunpowder (MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2), Sky Boy, SP The Peak, Abba, Dragon Flyer and of Heartlings, Ivanhoe, Model Dragon, Gid Up Strop, Killarney Kid, Cavalli, Datuk Zadragon, Mercurial Lad, Pork and Beans, Supreme Polarity, Yulong Sheng Long, Five Stud Poker, Miss Coolangatta, Subsolar, Beaudragon, etc.


1st dam

MERCURY LADY, by O'Reilly. Raced twice. Three-quarter-sister to Irish Nova (dam of SACRED STAR), Bling (dam of DIADEME, EMBELLISH). Dam of six named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Mercurial Lad (g. by Pendragon). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$364,980, to 2018-19, ATC Australian Turf Club H., Happy 18th Birthday T Norris H., TAB Highway H., 3d ATC Heineken 3 H., Bayer Interface Stressguard H.

Solar Sky (g. by Pendragon). 2 wins. See below.

Laus Deo (g. by God's Own). 6 wins to 1300m to 2018 in Malaysia.

Roman (g. by Roman Emperor). Winner at 1100m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Silician Dragon (g. by Pendragon). Placed at 3 in Singapore.


2nd dam

ENLIGHTEN, by Masterclass. Winner at 1000m, 2d CJC Rose & Thistle Tavern H. Half-sister to PLAUDITS, Irish Nova (dam of SACRED STAR), Bling (dam of DIADEME, EMBELLISH). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Rocky Ride. 2 wins at 1400m, WRC New World Railway H.

Graciella. Winner at 1600m in NZ.

Prince Omaha. Winner at 1200m in Malaysia.

Row of Diamonds. Unraced. Dam of-

Telecom Man. Winner at 1600m in 2017-18, HKJC Shearwater H., 2d HKJC Shouson Hill H.


3rd dam

NIGHT STAR, by Centaine. Unraced. Sister to STARCENT, Professionelle (dam of PRISONER OF LOVE, SPORTSMAN, HOYSTAR, KING OF PRUSSIA). Dam of 12 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

PLAUDITS (Danasinga). 4 wins from 1000m to 3000m, A$76,450, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, MVRC Jayco Bay Classic H., 3d MRC Monomeith H.

Irish Nova (O'Reilly). Placed at 2, 3d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SACRED STAR (Flying Spur). Champion Sprinter in NZ in 2014-15. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, NZ$468,000, A$272,300, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, BRC QTC Cup, Gr.2, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, ATC Startrack H., Waikato RC Pathways Immig Specialist H., Counties RC Vernon & Vazey Truck Parts Ltd H., BOP RC Stewart Browne Group H., 2d Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, 3d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, 4th ARC Railway S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park P., Gr.1, Waikato Sprint, Gr.1.

Tempestra. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

Riyadh. 8 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$287,270, HK$1,687,650, to 2017-18 in Aust. and HK, VRC David Bourke H., MRC Tile Importer H., VRC Recognition H.

Sparkling. Unraced. Dam of-

Espumoso - Regency Legend (H.K.) (Pins). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$40,310, HK$3,859,600, to 2018-19, Waikato RC Team Wealleans 2YO H., HKJC Tai Mo Shan H., Yuen Long H., Able Friend H., 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2.

Bling. Unraced. Dam of-

DIADEME (Savabeel). 7 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$390,235, A$32,000, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, ARC Westbury Classic, Gr.3-twice, BOP RC Pace Project Management H., 2d Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, 3d Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, BRC Glenlogan Park S., Gr.3, 4th Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2-twice, BRC Strawberry Road H., L, Waikato RC Sprint H., L.

EMBELLISH (Savabeel). Equal Head of the 2017-18 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$476,185, A$23,000, in 2017-18, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Hiremaster H., 2d ARC Karaka Million 3YO Classic, RL, BOP RC Chesters Plumbing H.

Deadly Shadow (Savabeel). Winner at 1200m, 2d VRC Poseidon S., L, 3d MRC Cable Beach Club Resort P.

Roop All (Pins). Placed at 3, 2d VRC Lexus Hybrid P., L, MRC Sunrise Cup.

Bright. Unraced. Dam of-

Lucetta (Savabeel). Winner at 2100m in 2018-19, 2d New Zealand St Leger, L, Waikato RC SV Hamilton H., Hawkes Bay Tremains Starting Gates H., 3d ARC Stella Artois S.


Race Record: 19 Starts 2-2-3 A$54,010.

2 wins at 1600m to 2017-18, WATC Lithium Australia H., 2d WATC Perth Cup Raceday H., 3d WATC My Rentokil H., Devil's Lair H.