Keepa Raaj

Account of CAMBRIDGE STUD, Cambridge.



Foaled 27th August 2018

Bay or Brown Colt



Branded: bp3nr sh; 14 over 8 off sh


Iffraaj (GB)



Gone West

Mr. Prospector


The Minstrel



Northern Dancer

Park Appeal



Keepa Cheval






Pleasant Colony

Sheila Cheval

Mi Preferido

Island Whirl

Silver Sheila

Silver Dream

IFFRAAJ (GB) (Brown 2001-Stud 2007). 7 wins-1 at 2, Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2015-16. Sire of 1291 rnrs, 779 wnrs, 69 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Gingernuts (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Jon Snow, Turn Me Loose, Fix, Serena Miss, Wyndspelle, Melt, Kisses, Order Again, The Soultaker - Bulb Elite (H.K.), etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Ribchester, Rizeena, Jungle Cat, Chriselliam, etc.

1st dam

KEEPA CHEVAL, by Keeper. Winner at 1200m. Half-sister to(KING) MUFHASA . This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Her fifth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

(THE) BOSTONIAN (g. by Jimmy Choux). 9 wins-2 at 2 and 4 in succession-1100m to 1600m, NZ$162,625, A$1,135,786, to 2018-19, BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S.,Gr.1 , Kingsford-Smith Cup,Gr.1 , Sunshine Coast Guineas,Gr.3 , Hawkes Bay El Roca Sprint H.,L , Counties Bowl H.,L , SCTC Daybreak Lover P.,L , Qld Tatt's RC Singapore Airlines P., Hawkes Bay Fasttrack Insurance 2YO S., 2d Waikato Sprint,Gr.1 , Hawke's Bay Guineas,Gr.2 , 3d MRC Schillaci S.,Gr.2 .

Chaussure (g. by Jimmy Choux). 2 wins at 1400m, 1550m, A$91,475, ATC Schweppes H., TAB P.

Vitesse (f. by Makfi). Winner at 1600m, 2d ARC Te Akau Racing H.

2nd dam

SHEILA CHEVAL, by Mi Preferido. Unraced. Half-sister toCOMMANDER CHEVAL ,Fort Cheval . Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

(KING) MUFHASA (Pentire). Horse of the Year in NZ in 2008-09 & 2011-12. Champion Sprinter in NZ in 2008-09, 2010-11 & 2011-12. Champion Miler in NZ in 2008-09. 20 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1000m to 1600m, NZ$2,614,762, A$791,000, WRC Telegraph H.,Gr.1 -twice, Captain Cook S.,Gr.1 , MRC Futurity S.,Gr.1 , Toorak H.,Gr.1 , Hawkes Bay Makfi Challenge S.,Gr.1 , Windsor Park P.,Gr.1 , Waikato Draught Sprint,Gr.1 -twice, Otaki Maori RC WFA S.,Gr.1 , CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile,Gr.2 , Manawatu Challenge S.,Gr.3 , Hawkes Bay GR Kelt Memorial H.,L , Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., ARC Auckland Airport H., 2d ATCGeorge Ryder S.,Gr.1 , Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S.,Gr.1 , Windsor Park P.,Gr.1 -twice, WRC Captain Cook S.,Gr.1 , Waikato Draught Sprint,Gr.1 , BOP RC Tauranga S.,Gr.3 , 3d MRC Futurity S.,Gr.1 , STC George Ryder S.,Gr.1 -twice, Waikato Draught Sprint,Gr.1 , SCTC Glasshouse H.,L , 4th ATC George Ryder S.,Gr.1 , ARC Easter H.,Gr.1 .

Belle Joie. 6 wins at 1200m, 1300m, NZ$90,350, Avondale JC Takanini Feeds H., Waikato RC Warren Storm Lifebrokers H. Dam of-

Simbaah (Pentire). 2 wins at 1200m, ARC Curraghmore Stud H., 2d Cambridge Breeders' S.,Gr.3 , Matamata RC Rich Hill Stud H.

Bert. 4 wins at 1200m, Avondale JC Davina Waddell Stables H.

3rd dam

SILVER SHEILA, by Silver Dream. Unraced. Half-sister to Starbinger (dam ofRADIO SKY ), Belisha (dam ofGREY INVADER ). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

COMMANDER CHEVAL (All Glory). 8 wins 1200m to 1600m, NZ$139,800, Matamata Cup,L , 2d Avondale Cup,Gr.1 , Manawatu Cup,Gr.3 .