Raven's Blaze


Sire: Captain Gerrard

Dam: Ravensgold

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Aug 31st, 2014

Country: Australia


Mrs J Spears, P White, A Mavridis, Ms T Walter, Ms K Mitchell, N Rickman, Ms M Rickman, M Robertson, Miss E Spears, J Woolley

Career Record: 35-5-3-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    20.0 %





Bay mareFoaled in 2014

SireOasis DreamGreen DesertDanzig
2005DelphinusSoviet StarNureyev
RAVENSGOLD (AUS) Greenwich PikePlanet Kingdom
2000Golden RavenRaveneauxVoodoo Rhythm
  Gold TunicStage Door Johnny

CAPTAIN GERRARD (IRE) (2005). 6 wins-5 at 2-at 5f, £138,716, €9,100, Ascot Cornwallis S., Gr.3, Newmarket Palace House S., Gr.3, York Roses S., L, Ayr Harry Rosebery S., L, Chester Owen Ellis Architects 2YO S., 2d Chester City Wall S., L, 3d Goodwood Molecomb S., Gr.3, 4th Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.2, Doncaster Flying Childers S., Gr.2. Sire. Half-brother to SATURN (HKJC Queen Mother Memorial Cup, L, 2d Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2), Glocca Morra (Curragh Blue Cross H.), Sedna (Curragh Anglesey Lodge Equine Hospital H.) and Ballivor (Curragh O'Leary Insurances H.). Sire of 277 rnrs, 146 wnrs, inc. SW Alpha Delphini, etc. Sire of the dams of Shani, Pink Flamingo, Felisa, Roseina's Voice, George Thomas, etc.


1st dam

RAVENSGOLD, by Rechabite. 2 wins at 1300m, 1900m in Aust. Dam of four named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

Raven's Blaze (f. by Captain Gerrard). 4 wins. See below.

Raven's Fire (f. by All Chatter). 4 wins to 1400m, A$82,130, SAJC Jockey Celebration Day H.

Havran (g. by Captain Gerrard). Winner at 850m in Aust.


2nd dam

GOLDEN RAVEN, by Raveneaux. Unraced. Half-sister to SOBER SUIT, TITANIC JACK, Titanic Rose, Dressed to Impress (dam of CHILL PARTY). Dam of 3 named foals, all winners-

Raven's Pal. 7 wins at 1500m, 1600m, A$152,487, MVRC Tabaret After the Last H., Night Racing H., Good Luck in 2003 H., Qantas Frequent Flyer H., Carlton Draught H., 2d MVRC Leilani H., L'Immagine Versace Classic H., 3d VATC Savoir H., VRC Maybe Mahal H., 4th MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Spurring Success. 2 wins at 1400m, 1750m, 3d MVRC Win a Trip to Royal Ascot H., MRC 4tracks4kids H.

Ravensgold. 2 wins. See above.

Ravissante. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Dudeurim. 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m in Korea.


3rd dam

GOLD TUNIC, by Stage Door Johnny. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to JOHNNY D, STARDUSK, half-sister to COMMERCIAL CHOICE (dam of LA LAGUNE, MAKE ME A MIRACLE), Our Game Plan, Teal Top, Commercial Run (dam of DANISH DEAL, EMILY RING). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TITANIC JACK (Encosta de Lago). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,288,950, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, MRC Autumn S., Gr.3, Sandown S., Gr.3, VRC Murray Cox 2YO H., MVRC Sport 927 2YO H., Carlton Draught 2YO H., 2d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, MRC Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, Zeditave S., L, 3d MRC Invitation S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, MVRC Ian McEwen Trophy, Gr.3, 4th MRC Toorak H., Gr.1, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L.

SOBER SUIT (Noalcoholic). 8 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$335,710, VATC Toorak H., Gr.1, Easter Cup, Gr.3, VRC Concept Sports H., Churchill Downs H., VATC Din San Nurseries Welter H., MVRC Junction H., Moonee Valley Tabaret H., 2d VRC Scobie Breasley S.H., L, VATC Belmont H., 3d GCTC AD Hollindale Cup, Gr.2, MVRC Holdenwise H., 4th VRC Nissan S.H., Gr.1, Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3.

Titanic Rose (Flying Spur). Placed at 2 & 3, 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, MVRC Tabaret H., 3d MVRC Meadowlea H., VRC Seppelt Salinger 2YO H., MVRC Eureka Project 2YO H., Helga's 2YO H. Producer.

Rural Pride. 5 wins to 1400m, VATC Thomas Moule H., 2d VATC Mighty Kingdom H., Flying Halo H.

Hulkhogan. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, QTC Baxter Healthcare P.H., 2d QTC Lyndhurst Stud Welter H., STC Kross Home Entertainment H., QTC Limerick H., 3d BTC XXXX Ale House H.

Dressed to Impress. 2 wins at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

CHILL PARTY (Nicconi). 4 wins from 1450m to 2050m, A$201,075, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, City Jeep Compass H., 2d VRC TCL S., L.

Costanera. Unraced. Dam of-

RIO DEL MAR (Magnus). Winner at 2, A$133,800, Perth Racing Gimcrack S., Gr.3, 2d Perth Racing Supremacy S., L, Susan Olive P., 3d Perth Racing Denis Butko 80th Birthday P.

Macedon Girl. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Encosta Don (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1200m, 1650m, HKJC Pitt H., Jordan H., 3d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L, HKJC Fortune Room H., Cheung Cup H.

Titanic Jill. Unplaced. Dam of-

Lord Brompton (Delago Brom). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$9,180, S$205,917, Singapore TC Racing Guide Classic Open H., Ninetyfive Emperor S., Initiation P., 2d Singapore TC Woodlands Classic S., L, Initiation P., Happiness & Prosperity S., 3d Singapore TC Kranji C S.-twice, 4th Singapore TC New Year Cup, L.


4th dam

Commercial Venture, by T. V. Commercial. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 3d Portland Meadows Golddigger H., L. Half-sister to JOHNNY D, STARDUSK, Oscura (dam of URGENT REQUEST), Let Me Sleep (dam of ENDORMIR, FAST PHILLY), Carambola (dam of WIND FIELDS). Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

COMMERCIAL CHOICE (Knights Choice). 9 wins-3 at 2-at 6f, 8½f, US$139,300, Golden Gate Blazing Skies H., L, Brazen H., L, 2d Bay Meadows Tanaka Family Farm H., L, Golden Gate A Kiss For Luck H., L. Dam of-

MAKE ME A MIRACLE (Flying Spur). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$370,035, ACT RC National Sprint H., L, 2d GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2.

LA LAGUNE (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$351,850, VATC Quezette S., L, 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Dam of-

Halloween. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

HASAHALO (Savabeel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$426,000, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, ARC Karaka Million, RL.

Generous Nature. Unraced. Dam of-

SAVVY NATURE (Savabeel). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2050m, A$499,650, HK$3,156,775, MVRC Mitchelton Wines Vase, Gr.2, Newcastle JC Spring S., Gr.3, HKJC Indian Challenge Cup, Kings Falcon H., 2d ATC Gloaming S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Hobartville S., Gr.2, 4th Australian Derby, Gr.1.

ADDICTIVE NATURE (Savabeel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, A$224,625, ATC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, 2d MRC Village S., L, 3d ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2.

Teal Top (Fit to Fight). 6 wins to 7f, US$161,288, 2d Hawthorne Thanksgiving H., L.

Our Game Plan (Game Plan). Winner at 2, 2d Emerald Downs Angie C S., L, 3d Emerald Downs Northwest Stallion S., L, Turf Paradise Sun Devil S., L. Dam of-

First Game. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

NEUROLOGICAL (Gingerbread Man). 9 wins to 1400m, A$329,720, to 2019-20, Perth Racing Farnley S., L, 3d Northam Cup, L.

Commercial Run. Unraced. Dam of-

EMILY RING (Fit to Fight). 8 wins to 6½f, US$363,125, Mountaineer Park New Year's Eve H., L, Oaklawn Park American Beauty S., L. Dam of-

UPGRADE (Saint Liam). 9 wins from 7f to 8½f, US$590,468, Belmont Jaipur S., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Rob n Gin S., L, 3d Woodbine Connaught Cup, Gr.2, Jacques Cartier S., L.

DANISH DEAL (Septieme Ciel). 2 wins at 2, Marquis Downs Prairieland Futurity, L.


Race Record: 23 Starts 4-2-4 A$156,260.

4 wins at 1000m, A$156,260, MRC Ladbrokes Multiverse H., MRC (Mornington) Jack Watson Memorial H., 2d MVRC New Years at Legends H., 3d MRC Blue Star Print H.