Battle Hero

Battle Hero

Sire: Stratum

Dam: Fromm

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 9 year old

Foaled: Oct 19th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Cerise, White Crossed Sashes, White Cap


Gangemi Thoroughbreds, Rodney stone Acewell holdings pty ltd, Frank Callaghan, Bruno Da prato, Christopher Dakin, Steven Fraser, John Gangemi, Mitch Gardner, Jayson Gunning, Kem & Melissa Hassan, BFA Racing (Mgr: Nathan Jaskola), KJ Thoroughbreds Karl Jones, Adam McGrath, Simon Merritt, Michael Moore, Chris Nelson, Mercon racing Nick Condidorio, Kevin Reed, Paul Sawyer, Richard (dick) Wade, Sheryl White, Mark Yeak

Career Record: 42-11-9-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    26.2 %
  • Place
    28.6 %





Brown geldingFoaled in 2011

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
STRATUM (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002BourgeoisLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Brave New WorldVain
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
FROMM (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court

STRATUM (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 2 wins at 2, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs 2009-10. Sire of 616 rnrs, 424 wnrs, 34 SW, inc. Crystal Lily (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Streama, Stratum Star, Takedown, Southern Lord, Lucy Mae, Attention, Divine Calling, Unpretentious, Running Tall, Battle Hero, Enquare, Va Pensiero, Egyptian Symbol, Miss Wilson, I'm All the Talk, Misstrum, Straturbo, Texan, Precious Memories, etc.


1st dam

FROMM, by O'Reilly. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 2d WATC Penang Turf Club Trophy H., Westspeed 3YO H., Support Your Industry Bet Local H., H., 3d WATC Armadale Tavern H., 4th ARC Great Northern Foal S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Maggie O'Reilly (dam of NO EXCUSE MAGGIE). Dam of five named foals, two to race, inc:-

BATTLE HERO (g. by Stratum). 7 wins. See below.


2nd dam

DISCIPLE, by Danasinga. Placed at 3 in NZ. Half-sister to Maggie O'Reilly (dam of NO EXCUSE MAGGIE). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Fromm. 2 wins. See above.

Pinzy's Chance. 2 wins at 1400m, WRC Vodka Tropix H.

Honest Prophet. 4 wins to 1250m, 3d VRC Silver Bowl Heat, MRC Fire Brand H., Tullia H., MVRC Tabaret After the Last H.

Treat Me. Winner at 1200m in NZ.

O'Loughlin. Winner at 1200m in NZ.


3rd dam

Habaine, by Centaine. Placed, 2d VATC Carnegie H., 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, MVRC Niddrie H. Sister to LA ROSE NOIR (dam of ESPURANTE), Double Roy, three-quarter-sister to GIORGIO, STARMAN II, Escada (dam of GLAMOUR PUSS, VISION AND POWER, RARE INSIGHT, ESCADAIRE), Cazuleigh (dam of THE FATZ), Gio (dam of CREPE DE CHINE, ARENTI, GLAM SLAM), half-sister to URBANE, Mecelle (dam of POMCELLE), Hyades (dam of LEGLESS VEUVE, TOOTSIE). Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Dr Win. 2 wins at 1800m, HKJC Observatory H., Lee On H., 3d HKJC Medipal H., Audemars Piguet Grande Sonnerie H.

Peace. 5 wins from 1650m to 2200m, 3d QTC St Leger. Dam of-

Tranquil Time. Unplaced. Dam of-

Sunshine Champion (Dance Dreamer). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Macau, 2d Macau Lisboa Prelude, L.

Maggie O'Reilly. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

NO EXCUSE MAGGIE (No Excuse Needed). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$208,400, Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S., Gr.3, Matamata Cup, L, Hawkes Bay Taradale Club H., Otaki Maori RC El Cheapo Cars H., Waikato RC New World Te Rapa H., Taumarunui RC Woods Group H., 2d WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Marton JC Metric Mile, Gr.3, Rotorua S., L, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Stud H., Levin RC QBE Insurance H., 3d BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, Hawkes Bay Bedpost Hastings H.

Habalook. Unraced. Dam of-

Angel del Dinero (My Halo). Winner at 1300m, 2d WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, 3d Manawatu RC Marley H., Marton JC Jurox 3YO H.


4th dam

Habania, by Habat. 7 wins at 1000m, 1200m, VRC Princess H., MVRC Coburg H., VATC Barton H., Casino H., 3d VATC Autumn S., Gr.3. Half-sister to GIORGIO, Celia Leigh (dam of STARMAN II). Dam of 14 named foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

LA ROSE NOIR (Centaine). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$86,350, A$9,000, Counties RC FAI Bowl H., L, ARC Sydney Turf Club Pykes H., WRC VATC Lightning H., Avondale JC Pizza Hut H. Dam of-

ESPURANTE (Flying Spur). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, A$299,700, AJC PJ Bell H., L, 2d AJC Wenona Girl H., L. Dam of-

JENNIFER LYNN (High Chaparral). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, A$219,685, to 2016-17, VRC Lexus Hybrid P., L, 3d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2.

Petousa. Winner at 1250m in Aust. Dam of-

HUSSOUSA (Husson). Winner at 2, A$170,000, ATC Gimcrack S., L, 2d ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2.

Rosendahl. Unplaced. Dam of-

RED ECLIPSE (Red Dazzler). 9 wins to 1300m, A$234,610, to 2015-16, SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, Allie Umoff H., James Boag's H., Nocelle Foods H.

URBANE (Sir Godfrey). 5 wins-4 at 2-to 1400m, QTC Wilke Printers H., L, BATC Sheraton-Brisbane S., 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3.

Double Roy (Centaine). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d Greyville Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Guineas, Gr.3.

Habaine (Centaine). Placed. See above.

Mecelle. Raced twice. Dam of-

POMCELLE (Pompeii Court). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$90,510, VRC Como Centre S., L, 2d SAJC Rain Lover P., Gr.3.

Hyades. Unraced. Dam of-

LEGLESS VEUVE (Pins). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$283,750, in 2016-17, MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2, Manfred S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Bel Esprit H., L, MVRC Valley Pearl, L.

TOOTSIE (Pins). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$317,250, A$105,475, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, 2d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, MRC Northwood Plume S., L. Producer.


Race Record: 25 Starts 7-6-2 A$546,100.

7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$546,100, to 2015-16, WATC Roma Cup, Gr.3, Lex Piper S., L, JC Roberts S., L, Core Staff H., Irish Day October 10 H., 2d WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3, Belmont Sprint, Gr.3, Grandstand Cup, L, Old Comrade S., L, Northam Cup, L, WATC Westspeed H., 3d WATC Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Northam S., L, 4th Bunbury S., L.