Star Of Serena

Sire: Benfica

Dam: Unveiled

Colour: Brown or Black

Gender: Mare

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 28th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Grey Solid Cross And Diablo Sleeves, Hooped Cap


R J Dowdell, R J McKellar, Mrs J A Berry & K M Berry





Black or Brown mareFoaled in 2013

BENFICA (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
  Ivy CottageStar Way
DamEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
UNVEILED (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2006ZaitoonaSoviet StarNureyev
  Rise and FallMill Reef

BENFICA (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, $A467,150, BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, Hampden S., L, STC Blackwoods 2YO H. Out of SP Hut, a half-sister to the dam of SW Neroli (STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1). Sire of 35 rnrs, 16 wnrs, inc. SW Eusebio (Canberra Guineas, L), SP Benfica Princess and of Barbass, Charlie Chap, Prince Mouritz, Big Ben the Clock, Fica Gal, General Harmony, Bebado, Benasong, Bengara, Dallyeora Leo, Li'l Pippa, Ori on Fire, etc.


1st dam

UNVEILED, by Encosta de Lago. Raced once. Dam of two named foals, both raced.


2nd dam

ZAITOONA, by Soviet Star. Unraced. Sister to Stepping Up, half-sister to FLY TO THE STARS, FALLEN STAR (dam of FALLEN FOR YOU, FALLEN IDOL), Danseur Landais, Tudor Court, National Day (dam of PEACE AT LAST). Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race.


3rd dam

RISE AND FALL, by Mill Reef. Unplaced. Sister to SPECIAL LEAVE, Paradise Bay, blood-sister to MILFORD, Lobmille (dam of LIL'S JESSY, LOBBYIST, LONE BID), three-quarter-sister to LAUGHTER, half-sister to SPRING TO ACTION. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

FLY TO THE STARS (Bluebird). Joint Champion Older Male Miler in GB in 1999. 6 wins at 1600m, £513,019, 758,000fr., US$20,000, 9,524L., Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Messidor, Gr.3, Goodwood Schweppes Golden Mile H., Royal Ascot Britannia H., Doncaster Melton Wood S., 2d Deauville Prix de Tourgeville, L, Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, Nad al Sheba HH Sheikh Maktoum al Maktoum Challenge S. No.1, L, Royal Ascot Royal Hunt Cup, 3d Nad al Sheba Dubai Duty Free H., L, HH Sheikh Maktoum al Maktoum Challenge S. No.2, L, Veliefendi Topkapi Trophy, 4th Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1. Sire.

FALLEN STAR (Brief Truce). 3 wins from 7f to 1m, Ascot Silver Trophy, L, 2d Milan Premio Sergio Cumani, Gr.3, Ascot Rosemary H., L, Newbury Bridget S., 3d Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.3, 4th Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2. Dam of-

FALLEN FOR YOU (Dansili). Joint Champion 3YO Mile Filly in GB in 2012. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £179,214, Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Newmarket Adnams Bitter 2YO Fillies' S., 2d Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.2. Producer.

FALLEN IDOL (Pivotal). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, Sandown Heron S., L, Variety Club H., Esher Cup, 2d Goodwood Foundation S., L, Meydan Range Rover Trophy H., Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships H., 4th Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3.

Fallen in Love (Galileo). Winner at 2, 2d Haydock Lancashire Oaks, Gr.2, Goodwood Height of Fashion S., L, Newbury Chalice S., L, 3d Newbury Ballymacoll Stud S., L. Dam of-

LOVING THINGS (Pivotal). 3 wins from 2000m to 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix de Flore, Gr.3, Pontefract Castle S., L, 2d Haydock Reprocolor Fillies' H., 3d Haydock Lancashire Oaks, Gr.2, 4th Goodwood Glorious S., Gr.3.

Shine Like a Star. Unplaced. Dam of-

LIGHT UP OUR WORLD (Zoffany). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Sandown Distaff S., L, Newmarket Equine Hospital 2YO Fillies' S., 2d Chelmsford City Fred Darling S., Gr.3, Monmouth Violet S., Gr.3, Ascot John Guest 2YO Fillies' S., 3d Goodwood Thoroughbred S., Gr.3, Prestige S., Gr.3, Newmarket Jersey Lily Fillies' Nursery H., Ascot Spinal Injuries Association S., 4th Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.2, Parx Racing Dr James Penny Memorial S., Gr.3.

Danseur Landais (Damister). 6 wins from 1600m to 2500m, Chantilly Prix de la Porte de Saint-Leu, Saint-Cloud Prix de Courtenay, 2d Longchamp Prix Lord Seymour, L, 3d Grand Prix d'Evry, Gr.2, 4th Maisons-Laffitte Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Jean de Chaudenay, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de la Porte de Madrid, L. Sire.

Stepping Up (Soviet Star). Winner at 2, 3d Newmarket Somerville Tattersall S., Gr.3, Nad al Sheba Tadawul H., 4th Redcar Guisborough S., L.

Tudor Court (Cape Cross). 2 wins at 1350m, 1500m in France, 3d Hannover Grosser Preis Jungheinrich Gabelstapler, L, Grosser Preis des Autoring Hannover, L. Producer.

National Day. Placed in GB. Dam of-

PEACE AT LAST (Oasis Dream). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1350m to 1600m, €190,600 in France and Germany, Cologne Mehl-Mulhens Rennen, Gr.2, 2d Baden-Baden Badener Meile, Gr.3, Deauville Prix du Perche, 3d Baden-Baden Badener Meile, Gr.2, Düsseldorf Grosser Preis der Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf, Gr.3, Cologne Ilse und Heinz Ramm Erinnerungsmeile, L, Chantilly Prix de Thimecourt, 4th Dortmund Grosser Preis der Wirtschaft, Gr.3.


Race Record: 1 Starts 0-0-0 A$300.

Raced once.