The Albion

The Albion

Sire: Shamexpress

Dam: Style is Eternal

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2017

Country: New Zealand

Horse Description:

By the up and coming Stallion SHAMEXPRESS who is currently flying with the likes of SHAMWOW AND the flashy GRAND BERNINI on fire in Victoria.

He is the second foal of a Montjeu mare Style Is Eternal who is from a group 2 winning mare herself.

He is a very striking colt who looks a real runner and represents great value.





Foaled 17th October 2017

SireO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
SHAMEXPRESS (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
2009VolkroseVolksraadGreen Desert
  Rose WorldGrosvenor
DamMontjeuSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
STYLE IS ETERNAL (IRE) FloripedesTop Ville
2010Fashion StatementRainbow QuestBlushing Groom
  Shabby ChicRed Ransom

SHAMEXPRESS (NZ) (Bay 2009-Stud 2014). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, 2d VRC Sprint Classic, Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire in 2017-18. Sire of 41 rnrs, 17 wnrs, inc. SW Embrace Me (MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3), Cyber Attack, London Express, Qiji Express, SP Diva Express and of Tiny Terror, Xpressmymind, Qiji Swordsman, Kaipaki, Grand Bernini, Mr Hooper, Shamwow, Balios, Bothered, Choctoc, Eokalio, Gunga Din, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

STYLE IS ETERNAL, by Montjeu. Winner at 2100m in NZ. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

FASHION STATEMENT, by Rainbow Quest. Champion 3YO in Italy in 2007 (Long). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2200m, £12,403, €221,760, Milan Oaks d'Italia, Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Zetland S., L, Chester Cheshire Oaks, L. Dam of 3 named foals, all winners-

Mankini. 3 wins from 1¼m to 1½m in GB.

Bobbie The Dazzler. Winner at 20½f in 2018 in GB.

Style is Eternal. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

SHABBY CHIC, by Red Ransom. 2 wins at 2000m, Longchamp Prix de Liancourt, L, 3d Santa Anita Yellow Ribbon S., Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Chloé, Gr.3, 4th Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3. Sister to CASUAL LOOK (dam of CASUAL SMILE), three-quarter-sister to Quick Release, Designer Chic (dam of VIJAYS PRIDE), half-sister to American Style, Saville Row. Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

FASHION STATEMENT (Rainbow Quest). 2 wins. See above.

Kerriemuir Lass. 3 wins at 11¾f, 2m, 2d Haydock Reprocolor H., 3d Kempton Expedite H.

Ruler of All. 3 wins at 2m, 17f in GB and Ireland.

Sheer Elegance. Unraced. Dam of-

Mobilization. 2 wins at 1800m, 3000m in 2018 in Italy and Czech.


4th dam

Style Setter, by Manila. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, 3d Fair Grounds Pago Hop S., L. Half-sister to FASHION DELIGHT (dam of MAGNIFICIENCE). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

CASUAL LOOK (Red Ransom). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, £308,181, €37,201, US$55,269, The Oaks, Gr.1, 2d Ascot Fillies Mile, Gr.1, Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2, 3d Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, Gr.1, Irish Oaks, Gr.1, Ascot Woodcote Stud 2YO S. Dam of-

CASUAL SMILE (Sea the Stars). 3 wins from 1m to 9f, Monmouth Matchmaker S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Federation of Bloodstock Agents 2YO Fillies' S., German Bloodstock Sales 2YO Fillies' S., 3d Ascot Hyperion 2YO Fillies' S.

Casual Trick (Bernardini). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8¼f, 2d Gulfstream Park Derby, L. Sire.

SHABBY CHIC (Red Ransom). 2 wins. See above.

American Style (Quiet American). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 8½f, US$282,233, Keeneland Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Keeneland Ben Ali S., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2, 4th Keeneland Lexington S., Gr.2, Turfway Park Rushaway S., L.

Saville Row (Gone West). 2 wins at 2, Deauville Prix de Saint-Arnoult, Chantilly Prix de Thimecourt, 3d Deauville Prix du Haras de la Huderie, L.

Mubtassim. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2000m, Longchamp Prix du Pre Catelan, Chantilly Prix du Lude, 2d Deauville Prix de Montaigu, 3d Longchamp Prix du Puits de l'Ermite.

Set the Mood. Unraced. Dam of-

Quick Release (Red Ransom). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m in GB, Denmark and Sweden, 2d Jagersro Pramms Memorial, L, 3d Kempton Digibet Sports Betting 2YO S., 4th Jagersro Zawawi Cup, L. Sire.

Fortune Express (Express Wish). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m in India, 3d Kolkata Indian Champagne S., L, 4th Kolkata Champions Sprint Trophy, L.

Designer Chic. Unraced. Dam of-

VIJAYS PRIDE (Bertolini). 7 wins from 1000m to 1600m in India, Hyderabad Deccan Fillies' Championship S., L, Mumbai Indian One Thousand Guineas, L, Bangalore Fillies Championship S., L, Hyderabad Golconda One Thousand Guineas, L, 3d Mumbai Indian Oaks, L.


5th dam

CHARLESTON RAG, by General Assembly. 3 wins at 2, Belmont Frizette S., Gr.1. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

FASHION DELIGHT (Fappiano). 4 wins-2 at 2, Arlington Park Schaumburg S., L, 3d Keeneland Alcibiades S., Gr.2. Dam of-

MAGNIFICIENCE (Stormy Atlantic). 3 wins at 6½f, Santa Anita Santa Paula S., Gr.3, Hollywood Park Allowance, 2d Hollywood Park A Gleam H., Gr.2, 3d Oak Tree Pine Tree Lane S., L. Producer.

Style Setter (Manila). 3 wins. See above.