Sire: Bated Breath

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Sesmen

Sex: Gelding

Age: 6

Foaled: Mar 26, 2015

Country: Ireland

Owners: Team Cheval Stable

13: 1 - 4 - 2
Wins: 7.7%
Place: 46.2%




Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2015

BATED BREATH (GB) HasiliKahyasi
2007TantinaDistant ViewMr. Prospector
SESMEN (GB) InchmurrinLomond
2004Poetry in MotionBallad RockBold Lad

BATED BREATH (GB) (Bay 2007-Stud 2013). 6 wins to 6f, Haydock Temple S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Cityscape (Meydan Dubai Duty Free, Gr.1). Sire of 140 rnrs, 67 wnrs, inc. SW Beckford (Curragh Railway S., Gr.2), Vik the Billy, SP Gavota, Landshark, Al Johrah, Take a Deep Breath, Unabated, Sibilance, Mistress of Venice and of Binoche, Ekhtiyaar, Merry Banter, Partitia, Red Sabor - I'm the Conquist (H.K.), Leeshaan, Royal Parks, Superhumans, etc.


1st dam

SESMEN, by Inchinor. 4 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 8¼f, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, Lingfield Fleur de Lys S., L, 2d Bath Dick Hern S., L. Dam of seven named foals, six to race, four winners, inc:-

Fifun (c. by Pivotal). 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m in Italy and Mauritius, Milan Coppa d'Oro Emilio Badini, Premio Moregallo, 2d Milan Premio Limbiate, Premio Giacomo Papi, 3d Milan Premio Baremone.

Chastushka (f. by Poet's Voice). Winner at 2, Newbury Al Basti Equiworld 2YO Fillies' S.

Conqueress (f. by Dandy Man). Winner at 2 in GB.

Batrana (f. by Cape Cross). Winner at 1m in GB.

Ferpiatt (g. by Oratorio). Placed in Italy.


2nd dam

POETRY IN MOTION, by Ballad Rock. Winner at 5f in GB. Half-sister to NESHAD. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, inc:-

SESMEN (Inchinor). 4 wins. See above.

Lady Gray. Unraced. Dam of-

La Michodiere. 4 wins from 1600m to 2150m to 2018, Deauville Prix de la Michodiere, Deauville Midi Prix du Houlbec, Saint-Cloud Prix de Montmagny.


3rd dam

NASSEEM, by Zeddaan. 3 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 1m, Newmarket Cherry Hinton S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.2, Queen Mary S., Gr.2, 4th Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Noufiyla (dam of NARWALA), Najariya (dam of NOMINATOR). Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

NESHAD (Sharpen Up). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m in GB, U.S.A. and Germany, Baden-Baden Oettingen Rennen, Gr.3, Kempton Heron S., L, 2d Del Mar Escondido H., L, 3d Hollywood Park Premiere H., Gr.3, Santa Anita El Rincon H., L, 4th Hollywood Park Inglewood H., Gr.2, Newcastle Beeswing S., Gr.3, Santa Anita Volante H., Gr.3. Sire.

Percy Braithwaite. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 16½f, York Friargate 2YO Conditions S., 2d York Cadogan Silver Salver H.

Nishila. Winner at 1m, 3d Newmarket Bahrain Trophy H. Dam of-

Imbuta Baby. 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m in South Africa. Dam of-

FIRST BABE (Al Mufti). 5 wins from 2500m to 3200m, R286,460, Kenilworth Durbanville Cup, L.

Nicea. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of-

Prose (Priolo). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f in GB and U.S.A, Hollywood Park Allowance 3YO, 2d Turf Paradise Kokopelli H., L, 4th Del Mar Oceanside H., L, Turf Paradise Black Mountain H., L.

Niyla. Unraced. Dam of-

Tiffany Diamond (Sadler's Wells). Winner at 1¼m, Curragh Boylesports Nationwide S., 2d Naas Blue Wind S., Gr.3, Curragh Ivan Denisovich H., 4th Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, Gr.3. Producer.

Nememsha. Unraced. Dam of-

A Real Work of Art. Winner at 1500m in Germany. Dam of-

ART ATTACK (Platini). 3 wins at 2000m, 2050m in Germany, Munich Grosser Bavaria Preis, L, 3d Ovrevoll Valley Chapel Memorial.

Art of Easter. Unraced. Dam of-

Atila Sher Danon (Sholokhov). 4 wins from 1700m to 2400m in France and Germany, Longchamp Prix de la Table, 3d Grosser Preis der Sparkasse Dortmund, L, Hannover Grosser Preis der Eilert Bauunternehmung.


4th dam

NOUREEN, by Astec. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to TAJUBENA, half-sister to Niroun, Nubayr. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

NASSEEM (Zeddaan). 3 wins. See above.

Noufiyla. Placed in GB. Dam of-

NARWALA (Darshaan). 3 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Ascot Princess Royal S., Gr.3, Doncaster Sun Princess S., 2d Belmont Long Island H., Gr.2. Dam of-

AFFIDAVIT (Affirmed). 4 wins at 2400m, 3000m, Longchamp Prix Hubert de Chaudenay, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Berteux, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de l'Avre, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Aveu, 4th Longchamp Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3. Sire.

TEA GARDEN (Barathea). 6 wins from 1400m to 1600m, €179,096, Rome Premio Nearco, L, 3d Rome Premio Daumier, L.

ALTAMURA (El Gran Senor). 3 wins from 9f to 1½m, Ascot Harvest S., L, Salisbury Upavon S., L. Dam of-

AYNTHIA (Zafonic). 2 wins at 2100m, 2400m, €106,150, Milan Premio Mario Incisa, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Mirska, 2d Chantilly Prix de Royaumont, Gr.3, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Penelope, Gr.3. Dam of-

A SOLDIER'S LIFE (Authorized). 2 wins at 2000m, 2500m, Deauville Prix Vulcain, L, Saint-Cloud Prix de Frauenfeld.

NALANI (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 2400m, 2600m, Grand Prix de Clairefontaine, L, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Cerisaie. Producer.

Sawara. Unraced. Dam of-

MAIDEN TOWER (Groom Dancer). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1300m to 1600m, €221,110, US$103,000, Chantilly Prix de Sandringham, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix La Camargo, L, Prix Discrete, 2d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, Gr.1, Criterium de Lyon, L. Dam of-

PENGLAI PAVILION (Monsun). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 4250m, £60,818, €258,080, A$20,000 in GB and France, Saint-Cloud Prix Turenne, L, 2d Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2.

TOKYO ROSE (Jade Robbery). 4 wins from 1400m to 1650m, Fontainebleau Prix Ceres, L. Producer.

Narmina. Unraced. Dam of-

NARNIYN (Dubawi). 4 wins from 1950m to 2100m, £43,000, €182,995, Longchamp La Coupe, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix de Flore, Gr.3, 2d Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, 3d Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1.

TEMERITY (Intense Focus). 9 wins from 1400m to 2400m to 2017 in India, Bangalore Indian Turf Invitation Cup, L, Mumbai Indian Oaks, L.

Najariya. Unraced. Dam of-

NOMINATOR (Nomination). 6 wins-4 at 2-from 6f to 8½f in GB and U.S.A, Newmarket Somerville Tattersall S., L, 2d Goodwood Stardom S., L.

Muckross Park. Unplaced. Dam of-

NO TIME (Danetime). 10 wins-2 at 2-to 6f, £139,377, 80,000Kr., Haydock Field Marshal S., L, 2d Jagersro Sydsvenskan Sprint, L.


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