Stella Command

Stella Command

Sire: Commands

Dam: Castellana

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 13 year old

Foaled: Oct 8th, 2004

Country: Australia

Silks: Olive, White Circle, Hooped Cap


Steve Leoni

Career Record: 84-11-12-10

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.1 %
  • Place
    26.2 %





Bay mareFoaled in 2004

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
COMMANDS (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Cotehele HouseMy SwaneePetition
  Eight CaratPieces of Eight
DamMarscayBiscayStar Kingdom
CASTELLANA (AUS) Heart of MarketTo Market
  Gray MirageBold Bidder

COMMANDS (AUS) (1996). 4 wins-3 at 2, STC Missile S., Gr.3. Sire of 1228 rnrs, 883 wnrs, 72 SW, inc. Appearance (VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1), Epaulette, Purple, etc. Sire of the dams of 505 rnrs, 308 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Contentment, Politeness, Obsequious, Raiment, Onemorezeta, Runway Star, Lusaha, Peacock, Sparta, Calcatta, SP Tunes, Derasa, Toga Picta, Roeinda, Uratta Belle, Guardlock, Dansonate, Platinum State, Sunset Boulevard, Chateau Griffo, Coorg, etc.


1st dam

CASTELLANA, by Marscay. Winner at 2050m in Aust. Dam of seven foals, all raced, six winners, inc:-

Deflect (g. by Helissio). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, MVRC Royal Women's Hospital 2YO P., HKJC Wah Fu H., Yue Yee H., 2d VRC Murray Cox 2YO H., 3d HKJC Sapphire H.

Stella Command (f. by Commands). 11 wins. See below.

Reigning Rhythm (g. by Rhythm). 6 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$90,165, 3d ATC Testa Rossa at Vinery H.

Civita (f. by Commands). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m in Aust. Dam of-

Show Command. 3 wins at 1400m, 1650m, A$100,250, to 2016-17, 2d BRC Coastal Fresh H., Channel 7 2YO P., SCTC Yalumba H.

Monaco Star (f. by Fasliyev). 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Star of the Orient. 2 wins at 2, WATC Lisa Tobin Westspeed 2YO H., 2d WATC Westspeed Nursery H., 3d WATC Perthracing H.

Bolshoi Devoushka (f. by War Pass). Winner at 1400m in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

MIRARE, by Caro. Unraced. Half-sister to TEXAS GEM, Arctic Scene (dam of COURVOISIER), First Mirage (dam of CLASSY MIRAGE, MISSY'S MIRAGE, JOEY'S FIRST JOVE), Mountain Sunshine (dam of COUNTRY PINE), Nobiliare (dam of INDIAN SKIMMER). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Bargain. 5 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$190,360, AJC Hyperno H., Bhima H., Movers & Shakers H., Accident & Health International H., Darling Harbour Welter H., 2d AJC Rogilla Flying Welter H., STC Citrus Flying Welter H., 3d AJC Bunnerong 2YO H., 2KY Racing Radio Welter H., NSW Tatt's RC Pontac Finance Welter H., STC Russian Friendship Welter H., Guildford Leagues Club Welter H.


3rd dam

GRAY MIRAGE, by Bold Bidder. 4 wins, Suffolk Downs Pinafore S., L, 2d Golden Gate Golden Poppy H., L, Suffolk Downs My Fair Lady H., L, 3d Santa Anita Santa Barbara H., Gr.1, Garden State Betsy Ross H., Gr.3, Rockingham Princess Doreen H., L. Sister to BOLD IMPULSE, half-sister to DARK MIRAGE, Prince of Reason, Dusky Evening (dam of JAVAMINE), Reunion (dam of SARATOGA REVELRY). Dam of 12 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

TEXAS GEM (Canonero). 9 wins, Louisiana Downs Airline S., L.

Arctic Scene. Raced twice. Dam of-

COURVOISIER (Hennessy). 2 wins at 1200m, 1750m, A$175,960, STC Gloaming S., Gr.2, 3d AJC George Main S., Gr.1. Sire.

Snow Beauty (Danehill). 3 wins to 1350m, A$100,478, VRC Ansett Cup H., 3d STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2.

Ice King (Snaadee). 9 wins to 1500m in Aust. and China, BTC Unequalled H., 3d Tamworth JC Prime Television H., L.

Minnie Me. 4 wins to 1200m, A$107,440, AJC Reavill Farm H., De Bortoli Yarra Valley H. Dam of-

CENT PER CENT (Secret Savings). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1150m to 1600m, NZ$71,200, A$390,950, Gosford Guineas, L, AJC Gillette Fusion 2YO H.

Stay Sharpe. Unplaced. Dam of-

Jalaab (Green Desert). 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m in GB, U.S.A. and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Al Sahraa H., 2d Jebel Ali S., L.

Dual Blessing. Unraced. Dam of-

Diamonds n Pearls. 6 wins at 6f, 8½f, Churchill Downs Allowance 3YO+f&m. Dam of-

CAT SHAKER (Catienus). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, Turfway Park Rushaway S., L, 3d Mountaineer Park Independence Day S., L.

Dual Threat. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Potridual. Unraced. Dam of-

TOCOFONDO (Engrillado). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Botafogo, L.

First Mirage. Unraced. Dam of-

MISSY'S MIRAGE (Stop the Music). 14 wins-2 at 2, US$838,894, Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.1. Dam of-

APPREHENDER (Posse). 9 wins to 7f, US$592,703, to 2017, Oaklawn Park King Cotton S., L-twice, 2d Oaklawn Park Count Fleet Sprint H., Gr.3.

CLASSY MIRAGE (Storm Bird). 13 wins, US$716,712, Saratoga Ballerina H., Gr.1. Dam of-

DUBLIN (Afleet Alex). 2 wins at 2, US$438,949, Saratoga Hopeful S., Gr.1, 3d Oaklawn Park Arkansas Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

Mike's Way. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Marian Sh Temple. Placed in Argentina. Dam of-

MANIPULER (Grand Reward). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Argentina, Palermo Clasico Old Man, Gr.3, San Isidro Handicap Simonside.

JOEY'S FIRST JOVE (Northern Jove). 18 wins-1 at 2, US$309,072, Garden State Joyce Kilmer H., L.

Nobiliare. Unraced. Dam of-

INDIAN SKIMMER (Storm Bird). Top of The 1988 European 4YO+ & 1987 French 3YO Free Hs (1900m - 2100m). Top filly on The 1989 European 4YO+ Classification. 10 wins from 1800m to 2100m, £479,407, 2,384,600fr., US$216,000 in GB and France, Phoenix Champion S., Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1. Producer.

Sanoosea (Storm Bird). Winner at 7f, 2d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2.

Vaguely Sensitive. Raced twice. Dam of-

Landrail. Placed in GB. Dam of-

COME SEE YOU (Sri Pekan). 5 wins from 1650m to 2000m, £2,265, S$530,000, HK$4,952,000, Singapore Classic, Gr.3, 2d HKJC Queen Mother Memorial Cup, L.

Alam Jehan. Unraced. Dam of-

SMILE STONE (Juniper). 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2016 in India, Bangalore Chief Minister's Cup, L.

Silabteni. Unraced. Dam of-

TOUCH OF THE BLUES (Cadeaux Genereux). 8 wins-4 at 2-from 1300m to 1600m, 710,143fr., US$1,517,540, 20,000Dm. in France, U.S.A. and Canada, Woodbine Atto Mile S., Gr.1, 2d Breeders' Cup Mile S., Gr.1. Sire.

Mountain Sunshine. Unraced. Dam of-

COUNTRY PINE (His Majesty). 7 wins-1 at 2, US$239,618, Aqueduct Withers S., Gr.2, 2d Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.1. Sire.

Sun Peak. Unraced. Dam of-

Glopex. 4 wins at 1m, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

OMG (Jules). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Brazil, Gavea G.P. Professor Nova Monteiro, Gr.3.

NOPEX (Jules). 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m in U.S.A. and Brazil, Gavea G.P. Nestor Jost, Gr.3.

Pega Rapaz. Winner at 1900m in Brazil. Dam of-

ULTRAPASSANDO (Wild Event). 8 wins from 1600m to 2200m in U.S.A. and Brazil, Taruma G.P. Derby Paranaense, Gr.3, 2d Cidade Jardim G.P. Presidente Antonio Correa Barbosa, Gr.2.

Northern Pine. Unraced. Dam of-

SPRING THAW (His Majesty). 5 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$241,930, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, 2d QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1. Dam of-

BOREALE (Octagonal). 7 wins from 1200m to 2050m, A$597,450, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1.

DONAR (Canny Lad). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 2050m, A$352,680, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.3, 3d Victoria Derby, Gr.1.

THE NORTH (Marauding). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$209,300, AJC Carbine Club S., L, Tamworth JC Prime Television H., L.

WILD WOLVERINE (Wolf Power). 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m, R267,336, Newmarket George Azzie Memorial H., L, 2d Turffontein Fillies & Mares S., Gr.2. Dam of-

GONE WILD (Western Winter). 6 wins from 1400m to 1800m, R329,655, Kenilworth Ladies Mile, L, 3d Kenilworth Ladies Mile, L.

SCHISM (Count Dubois). 3 wins from 1400m to 2200m, R204,700, Kenilworth Winter Oaks, L, Winter Series Racedays H.

Scent of Pine (Badger Land). 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, R154,090, 2d Kenilworth Winter Oaks, L. Dam of-

PINE PRINCESS (Captain Al). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2450m, R1,470,125, Turffontein South African Oaks, Gr.1.


Race Record:

11 wins to 1400m, A$164,953, 2d MRC Euclase H., Mistress Anne H., Quercia Capital H., 3d MRC City of Opportunity H., MVRC H., STC Michael Hansell Signs Race Day 2YO H., Integra H.


Produce Record: Dam of one foal.

2015 c. by Stryker.


Not served in 2015.

Served by Denman. Date of last service, 02.11.2016.