Pirate Queen

Sire: Marauding

Dam: Tender Poison

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 15 year old

Foaled: Aug 25th, 2003

Country: Australia





Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 2003

SireSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
MARAUDING (NZ) IsoltRound Table
1984BiscaloweBiscayStar Kingdom
  NunkaloweBoysie Boy
DamPalace MusicThe MinstrelNorthern Dancer
TENDER POISON (AUS) Come My PrincePrince John
1997MatinsSeattle SlewBold Reasoning
  Before DawnRaise a Cup

MARAUDING (NZ) (1984). 3 wins, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Sire of 600 rnrs, 401 wnrs, 32 SW, inc. Burst (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Prowl, etc. Sire of the dams of 1430 rnrs, 915 wnrs, 30 GW, inc. SW Melito, Grand Armee, Earthquake, Historian, Dealer Principal, Ambulance, Juanmo, Let Us Win, Monton, Returntosender, Sharks Bay, Whitefriars, Mr Martini, Vocabulary, Quays, De France, On Type, Chantski, Chetwood, Zestful, Amorino, Shanzero, etc.


1st dam

TENDER POISON, by Palace Music. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to PROWL, I ROCK MY WORLD, Troposphere (dam of STOKER). Dam of eight named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Pirate Queen (f. by Marauding). 3 wins. See below.

Infantry Eclipse (g. by Per Incanto). Winner at 1400m in Singapore.

The Chargin Peanut (g. by Charge Forward). Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Kuda (g. by Shinko Forest). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Love Me Tender (f. by Per Incanto). Placed at 3 in 2017-18 in NZ.

Lucretia (f. by Mastercraftsman). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

MATINS, by Seattle Slew. Winner at 8¼f in U.S.A. Sister to Wee Small Hours (dam of J. P. JET), half-sister to Beautiful Gold (dam of BIG GOLD), Blue Saddle, Moranbon. Dam of 15 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

PROWL (Marauding). Head of The 1997-98 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, US$89,280, A$1,505,825, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Skyline S., Gr.3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Woodbine Allowance, 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, 3d STC Wallace 2YO H., 4th AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2.

I ROCK MY WORLD (King's Theatre). 9 wins from 1350m to 1600m, NZ$170,350, A$40,520, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Viking Ruler H., Times Newspapers H., Catwalk Trust H., Ellerslie at Ruakaka H., Counties RC Alf Cole Memorial H., 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Ecolab Cyclone Series H., Tractor Centre H., Rennells Jewellers & Engravers H., Cambridge JC Prince Albert Juvenile H., 3d ARC JRA Trophy, Lindauer Piccolo H., Schofield Holden Cup, Lindauer Special Reserve H.

Lifeline Rapide. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$3,154,200, HKJC Midland the Best Developer H., Panasonic Lamdash Shaver H., Mirs Bay H., Ping Shan H., 2d HKJC Jardine H., Audemars Piguet Millenary H.-twice, Faculty of Business & Economics Alumni H., Hin Keng H., Chevalier Logistics & Warehousing H., 3d HKJC Ma Wan H., Merry Merry H.

Wicker. 4 wins at 1150m, 1200m, Avondale JC Aussie Butcher Botany Downs H., 3d Rotorua RC First Sovereign Trust H.

Troposphere. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

STOKER (Written Tycoon). Winner at 2, A$301,750, MRC Inglis 2YO Premier, RL, 2d MRC Cactus Imaging 2YO P., ATC Watagan Grange H., MRC (Mornington) Cleanaway H., 3d ATC Inglis Sprint, SAJC James Boag's Premium 2YO P., ATC Grange Wyoming H.

Plenty to Like. 3 wins to 1400m, A$125,790, MRC Spicer Thoroughbreds H., 4th SAJC HC Nitschke S., L.

Seattle Red. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Sienna Red. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$159,330, STC De Bortoli Wines 2YO H., ATC Fernwood Moorebank H., Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Royalrandwick on Twitter H., 3d ATC Comfort Inn Hunts Liverpool H., H&B Cooper Glenrock H. Producer.


3rd dam

BEFORE DAWN, by Raise a Cup. Top filly on The 1981 2YO USA Free H. 9 wins-5 at 2, US$432,855, Belmont Matron S., Gr.1, Saratoga Spinaway S., Gr.1, Belmont Astarita S., Gr.2, Fair Grounds Oaks, Gr.3, Belmont Fashion S., L, Hialeah Jasmine S., L, Hibiscus S., L, 2d Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1, Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Oaklawn Park Fantasy S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Before Sundown (dam of VINATERO), Jolivar (dam of JOLLY GROOM). Dam of 11 foals, all winners, inc:-

Blue Saddle (Sadler's Wells). Winner at 2400m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Mantes, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Charles et Henry Rouher, L.

Moranbon (Sagace). Winner at 1600m, Saint-Cloud Prix Seria, 2d Toulouse Prix Caravelle, L. Dam of-

Sakura Tairin (Sakura Bakushin O). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, Kyoto Yamashiro S., 3d Nakayama New Zealand Trophy, L.

Queen Moranbon. Placed in Ireland and France, 4th Evry Prix Roland de Chambure, L. Dam of-

MARANILLA (Desert King). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, £1,908, €94,000, 150,437fr., US$40,460 in France and Germany, Frankfurt Fruhjahrspreis des Bankhaus Metzler, Gr.3, Bremen Walther J Jacobs Rennen, Gr.3.

Beautiful Gold (Mr. Prospector). 6 wins, 2d Hawthorne Quick Reward S., L. Dam of-

BIG GOLD (Brian's Time). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, 351,791,000¥, Hanshin Osaka Jo S., L, Tokyo Nikkan Sports Sho Nakayama Kimpai, L.

Wee Small Hours. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

J. P. JET (A.P. Jet). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, Canterbury Park Victor S Myers Jr S., L, Minnesota Derby, L.

Line Squall. Unraced. Dam of-

SUMMER LINE (Tenpins). 8 wins-4 at 2-to 7f in Puerto Rico, Camarero Clasico Ano Nuevo, L. Producer.


Race Record:

3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, TRC Betfair.com H., Fish Frenzy H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post Tattersalls S., L, BTC City Pacific Finance 2YO H., QTC JC Clark 2YO H., TRC Love 'em Ingham H., George Brown H.


Produce Record: Dam of five named foals, four to race, three winners.

2010 g. Grand Armada, by Commands. 9 wins from 1350m to 1850m, A$135,175, to 2018-19, 2d SAJC RSL & ASC Poppy Week H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup 11th March 2YO H., ATA Celebrates 50 Years H.

2012 f. Anne Bonny, by Stratum. 6 wins to 1550m, A$103,335, to 2017-18 in Aust.

2013 g. One Hellofa Family, by Onemorenomore. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2018-19, MRC Polytrack H.

2014 f. Mary Read, by Foxwedge. Placed at 3 in 2017-18 in Aust.

2016 f. Pirate Rock, by Cluster. Unraced.

2017 c. by Cluster.


Missed in 2011; slipped in 2009, 2018; not served in 2014.

Served by Gold Standard. Date of last service, 30.09.2018.