Account of RALPH THOROUGHBREDS, Pukekohe (As Agent).



Foaled 11th November 2018

Bay Colt



Branded: hvonbarnr sh; 10 over 8 off sh


Iffraaj (GB)



Gone West

Mr. Prospector


The Minstrel



Northern Dancer

Park Appeal









Pleasant Colony

Silk Slipper


Mr. Prospector

Dancing Show


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

OPULENT, by Keeper. 3 wins in succession 1200m to 1600m, CJC Canterbury Landscape Supplies H., 2d Manawatu RC Speight's Ale House H., Waikato RC Garrard's Horse & Hound H., 3d Waikato RC Fairview Motors H. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

SILK SLIPPER, by Woodman. Placed at 2. Half-sister toHURRICANE SKY ,UMATILLA ,Makarova (dam ofRULING DYNASTY ), Show Dancing (dam ofAL MAHER ,SALAMEH ), Twyla (dam ofMURJANA ), Shantha's Choice (dam ofREDOUTE'S CHOICE ,MANHATTAN RAIN ,PLATINUM SCISSORS ,SLIDING CUBE ,ECHOES OF HEAVEN ). Dam of 9 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Smokin' Oak. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2018-19, WRC Love Affair With Ted S.

3rd dam

DANCING SHOW, by Nijinsky. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to Russian Ballet (dam ofDR JOHNSON ), Nijinsky's Best (dam ofYAGLI ), half-sister toGREAT REGENT ,Diamond Syl , Ladies' Day (dam ofHE'S NO PIE EATER ). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

UMATILLA (Miswaki). 7 wins-3 at 2-1000m to 1200m, A$683,305, WATC Karrakatta P.,Gr.1 , VRC Hilton on the Park S.,Gr.3 . Sire.

HURRICANE SKY (Star Watch). 6 wins-3 at 2-1100m to 1800m, A$876,650, AJC All Aged S.,Gr.1 , VATC Blue Diamond S.,Gr.1 . Sire.

Show Dancing. 2 wins at 1550m, 1600m, AJC Grand Fils H. Dam of 3 winners-

AL MAHER (Danehill). 5 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 1800m, A$1,168,300, VRC Australian Guineas,Gr.1 , STC Gloaming S.,Gr.2 . Sire.

Twyla. Winner at 1250m, STC Mark Davis' Farewell H. Grandam of-

GATHERING (Tale of the Cat). 4 wins 1400m to 1600m, A$995,775, WATC Railway S.,Gr.1 , 2d AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1 .

Shantha's Choice. Winner at 2 at 1200m, 2d VATC Kilshery H. Dam of 9 winners-

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (Danehill). Champion 3YO Miler in Australia. 5 wins-2at 2 and 3 in succession-to 1600m, A$1,567,850, VATC Blue Diamond S.,Gr.1 , Caulfield Guineas,Gr.1 , CF Orr S.,Gr.1 . Champion sire.

PLATINUM SCISSORS (Danehill). 5 wins 1400m to 2000m, A$982,800, AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1 , MRC Norman Robinson S.,Gr.2 . Sire.

MANHATTAN RAIN (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 2 at 1200m, 1400m, A$1,311,200, AJC Sires Produce S.,Gr.1 , Skyline S.,Gr.3 . Sire.

SLIDING CUBE (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins in succession-2 at 2-1000m to 1200m, A$179,625, AJC San Domenico S.,Gr.3 . Producer.

The Broken Shore. Winner at 1100m, ATC Landmark P. Dam of 3 winners-

SHOALS (Fastnet Rock). Equal Leading Older Female on the 2018 WTR (Sprint). 7 wins-3 at 2 and 4 in succession-1100m to 1600m, A$2,535,270, VRC Myer Classic,Gr.1 , ATC Surround S.,Gr.1 .