Mr Markou

Sire: Stryker

Dam: Live in Black

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Aug 30th, 2013

Country: Australia

Career Record: 35-6-4-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    17.1 %
  • Place
    25.7 %





Chestnut GeldingFoaled in 2013

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
STRYKER (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2006LaetitiaWoodmanMr. Prospector
  Planet HollywoodStar Watch
DamResetZabeelSir Tristram
LIVE IN BLACK (AUS) Assertive LassZeditave
2008Piglet's GoldGold CaratMr. Prospector
  PigletCool Ted

STRYKER (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 2 wins to 1350m, BTC Classic, Gr.3. Sire of 244 rnrs, 125 wnrs, inc. SW Rangipo (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Strykum, SP Labdien, Galvarino, Luen on Eagle, Persian Princess, Miss Loren, She is Stryking, Miss Nymeria and of Greviste, Mr Markou, Perpetual Crisis - Very Lucky (H.K.), Andrioli, Metier (Star), Sonesta, Beidi, Stryke in Style, Viduka, Brains, Flop, Stryke Rock, The Auditor, Bay Harmony, Fast Stryke, etc.


1st dam

LIVE IN BLACK, by Reset. Raced twice. Half-sister to LIVE IN VAIN, SNORT, Live in Sin. Dam of four named foals, one to race, inc:-

Mr Markou (g. by Stryker). 6 wins. See below.


2nd dam

PIGLET'S GOLD, by Gold Carat. 3 wins to 1500m, SAJC Glennon Johnson H., 2d SAJC SA TAB H., VATC Dual Choice H., 3d SAJC ABCOS H. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

LIVE IN VAIN (Kenvain). 10 wins to 1400m, A$516,075, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, VRC Screens Australasia Winter Championship, PFD Food Services H., MRC Holding Redlich P., 40th Anniversary H., VRC John Deere Winter Championship Heat 3, Bulban H., SAJC Smokefree H., Scrapcat Metals H., 2d MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, VRC Kensington S., L, MRC Sir John Monash S., L, SAJC Malaysia Airlines 2YO H., Moe RC Hyland Sportswear Sprint H., 3d VRC Helvetica S., Gr.3, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.3, VRC Winter Championship H., L, Geoffrey Levett H., 4th VRC Paris Lane S., L.

SNORT (Happy Giggle). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$410,275, VRC Poseidon S., L, Williamstown H., MRC BMW Melbourne Classic H., 2d MRC Debutant S., L, Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L, VRC Zouki H., MRC Corps of Commissionaires H., Le Pine Funerals Cup H., 3d MRC Bletchingly S., Gr.3, QTC Queensland Day P., L, VRC Williamstown H., MVRC Geoff Torney Cup, MRC Rokk Ebony H., Clamms Seafood H., 4th VRC Danehill S., Gr.3, QTC Brisbane P., L, MVRC St Albans S., L.

Live in Sin (Noverre). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$170,823, MRC Magic Flute H., New Litho H., SAJC Helen Hill Smith H., 2d MRC BMW Melbourne H., MVRC Dominion Group H., Big 6 H., 3d VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, AJC Angst S., L.

Intensive. 5 wins to 1450m, 3d SAJC Hitide H.

Tenita Mimani. 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m, 2d MRC But Beautiful H. Dam of-

Live in Doubt. 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust.

Live in Sane. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.

The Golden Pig. 3 wins from 1200m to 2050m in Aust.

Pig 'n' Whistle. Winner at 1100m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Live in Space. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

PIGLET, by Cool Ted. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of 3 foals, all winners-

Gold Foil. 4 wins to 1400m, A$86,010, VRC Flemington Upmarket H., VATC Winter H., Hyland Sportswear H., 2d VATC Roseberry H., MVRC Canny Lass H., 3d VATC Hyland Sportswear H. Producer.

Piglet's Gold. 3 wins. See above.

Bob's Gold. Winner at 1200m, 2d TTC Johnny Walker H.


4th dam

PIGALLE, by Rangong. 9 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$84,255, VATC Herbert Power H., Gr.3, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, Mornington Cup, L, VRC Riverside Welter H., MVRC Belmont Park H., STC Wilkes S., VATC Gladsome H., Royal Show H., 2d AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3. Dam of 1 foal-

Piglet. Winner. See above.


5th dam

FAIR TO ALL, by Fair's Fair. Unplaced. Half-sister to Surpass (dam of BLOCKBUSTER). Dam of 6 foals, all winners, inc:-

PIGALLE (Rangong). 9 wins. See above.

Take All. 7 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, Otaki Maori RC Huia H., Wairarapa RC Air New Zealand Jet H., Manawatu RC Nursery H. Dam of-

Pompeii Pride. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

SUPER KID (Gaius). Champion Stayer in Hong Kong in 2003-04. 8 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$52,545, A$244,750, HK$23,989,000, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, HKJC Stewards' Cup, L, Centenary Vase, L, Hong Kong Gold Cup, L, Hong Kong Champions & Chater Cup, L, Chinese New Year Cup H., Pearl of Orient H., 2d MRC Invitation S., Gr.1, Toorak H., Gr.1, HKJC Champions Mile, L, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, L, 3d Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, 4th HKJC Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1-twice. Sire.

Pompeia. Unraced. Dam of-

VIVID VIXEN (Ekraar). 8 wins from 1500m to 2000m, A$397,522, SAJC Centaurea S., L, VRC Living Legends H., MRC Shadwell Farm Kentucky (USA) H., Journal H., Pakenham Cup, VRC Banjo Paterson Series Heat H., 2d ATC Epona S., L, MRC Zaidee's Rainbow Foundation Cup, 3d Kilmore Cup, L, MRC Betfair H., 4th MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3. Producer.


Race Record: 34 Starts 6-4-5 A$349,550.

6 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$349,550, to 2018-19, GCTC Magic Millions Country Cup, SAJC Campolina Stud 2YO P., BRC Qld Chinese Jockey Club H., SAJC Adelaide Galvanising Industries H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Matt Stav & Abby P., SAJC Melbourne Parkview Hotel H., 3d SAJC Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic, Exelsuper 2YO P., MRC (Mornington) M Collins Fibretrack Sires' 2YO P.