Sire: Face Value

Dam: Mesmerising

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 14th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Emerald Green Maltese Cross, Quartered Cap

Career Record: 37-4-8-7

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    10.8 %
  • Place
    40.5 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2011

SireRed RansomRobertoHail to Reason
FACE VALUE (AUS) ArabiaDamascus
2000Freckled FacePolish PatriotDanzig
  Ivory MaidSir Ivor
DamBeautiful CrownChief's CrownDanzig
MESMERISING (AUS) Beautiful GlassPass the Glass
2001EnvelopDalmaciaSir Tristram
  Under CoverTo Market

FACE VALUE (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2005). 4 wins-3 at 2, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3. Sire of 208 rnrs, 116 wnrs, inc. SW Silent Surround (SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3), Hidden Value, SP Monica Kate and of Ashlee Marie, Sadaqa, Heza Bargain, Dream Face, Good Value, Amodini, Darcy's Folly, Navan Lass, Sheez on Top, Bojani, Full Value, Prestige Glen, Monegasque, On Face Value, Prince of Sunshine, Statements, Tilos, Una Dawn, Wotzitworth, etc.


1st dam

MESMERISING, by Beautiful Crown. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$114,050, QTC John Lee H., Red Bull H., 2d QTC 1824 Pink Slipper H., BTC Phantom Screens H., K&S Freighters P., QTC XXXX Bitter H., Royal Paree H., H., 3d QTC Gallipoli Research H., Seppelt Wine H. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Trancing (f. by Churchill Downs). 4 wins from 1300m to 1600m to 2015-16 in Aust.

Transfixed (g. by Face Value). See below.


2nd dam

ENVELOP, by Dalmacia. Unplaced. Half-sister to Concealment, Cryptic Verse (dam of GOLD BROSE). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Primitive. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust. and Malaysia, Perak TC Class 1 H., Singapore TC Class 1 H., 3d AJC Cordale H.

Mesmerising. 3 wins. See above.

Reproach. 3 wins from 1550m to 1700m in Aust. Producer.

Sir Kristo. 3 wins at 1200m, 1450m in Aust.

Steel Covered. 2 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Aust.

Grecian Hour. Winner at 900m in Aust. Dam of-

Caught Switching. 3 wins at 1000m to 2015-16 in Aust.

Switch Willow. Unraced. Dam of-

Maxi's Boy. Winner at 2, 2d AJC Ladies Auxilary 80th Birthday H, 3d STC Rydges Parramatta H.


3rd dam

UNDER COVER, by To Market. Winner in U.S.A. Half-sister to Hiding Place (dam of KINGS PLACE). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Concealment (Tamil). 8 wins from 1800m to 2600m, AJC Westminster H., Leumeah Welter H., Monte Carlo H., December H., Bill Cook Welter H., 2d STC Winter Cup, L.

Cryptic Verse. 5 wins-4 at 2-at 1200m, AJC Divide And Rule H., Swan H., STC Drummoyne Welter H. Dam of-

GOLD BROSE (Huntingdale). Joint third top colt on The 1992-93 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$321,160, VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Gosford Slipper, L, AJC Tooheys Blue Label 2YO H., 2d City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L, 4th AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.3. Sire.

Bewilder (Hula Chief). 4 wins to 1200m, A$125,360, MVRC Freestep by Grosby Flying H., AJC Stoikovich Banfield H., STC Parramatta Lancers H., 2d STC Birthday Card H., L, Moet & Chandon H., L, VATC Summoned S., L, STC Domain H., Oxley Finance Research P., Fastway Couriers H., 3d VATC How Now H., STC Oceanside Cup H. Producer.

Dyslexia (Kenmare). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, AJC Moet & Chandon H., Fairfield Advance Newspaper H., 3d STC Eskimo Prince H., L, Night Racing 2YO H., X-Site Nightclub H. Sire.

Lyrics. 2 wins at 1200m, AJC Lean & Hayward H., 2d AJC Home Beautiful H., STC Muscular Dystrophy Association NSW P., 3d AJC Sleep Doctor-Campbelltown H. Dam of-

PANE IN THE GLASS (Testa Rossa). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$696,500, ATC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, AJC Inglis Nursery, BRC AHS Netball Support Group 2YO H., STC Inglis 2YO Classic, 2d ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Magic Night S., Gr.2, Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 3d ATC Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, BRC Juanmo S., L, 4th NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.2.

Rhythm Song. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Prince of Swing. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2050m, MVRC Junction H., 2d MVRC Bowl King H.


4th dam

HIDE AND SEEK, by Alibhai. Unraced. Half-sister to HERE AND THERE, DISPERSE, Distray, Humming (dam of SLY GRIN). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

Give the Slip. 12 wins in U.S.A.

Seek and Find. 9 wins in U.S.A.

Hiding Place. 5 wins-3 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

KINGS PLACE (Truxton King). 20 wins, Sunland Herald Post H., L, 3d Sunland Texas Derby, L, Don Lewis Memorial H., L-twice.

Ducksandrakes. 3 wins in U.S.A.

Ground Game. 2 wins in U.S.A.

Escondidas. 2 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Producer.


Race Record: 10 Starts 0-2-4 A$13,070.

Placed to 2015-16 in Aust.