Account of TE RUNGA STUD, Pukekohe.
Foaled 8th November 2003
Branded: nr sh; 10 over 3 off sh
MONTJEU (IRE) (Bay 1996-Stud in Ire. 2001, NZ 2001). Head of The 1999 International 3YO Classification. 11 wins-2 at 2, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. Sire of SW Motivator (Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1), Ayam Zaman, Kings Quay, SP Dash to the Top, Red Peony, Walk in the Park, Montalegre, Green Mile and of Alpine Gold, Famcapii, Hurricane Run, Solent, Stagelight, Where With All, etc. His oldest progeny are now 2YOs.
FERDNAND'S FLOWER, by Ferdinand. Placed at 6f in USA. Half-sister to GHAZI, POMPEII COURT, Catalonia Express (dam of SHOAL CREEK). This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Her fifth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of four foals to race, two winners, inc:-
Nivole (f. by Dayjur). 4 wins at 6f in USA.
B J's Babe (f. by Devil's Bag). Winner at 6f in USA.
PORT DAMASCUS, by Damascus. Unraced. Half-sister to PALLISIMA, PIKEHALL, Kings Cliffe, Spring Tour (dam of EMERALD JIG, ALBADR). Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
GHAZI (Polish Navy). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1Â¼m, US$536,620, Arlington Secretariat S., Gr.1, 2d Woodbine Rothmans International S., Gr.1.
POMPEII COURT (Tell). 13 wins from 5Â½f to 1m, US$305,309, Longacres Mile H., Gr.2, Santa Anita El Conejo H., L, Los Alamitos Orange Coast H., L, 2d Hollywood Express H., L, Northlands Journal H., L, 3d Hollywood Triple Bend H., L, Northlands Continental H., L. Champion sire.
Catalonia Express. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Italy. Dam of-
SHOAL CREEK (Fairy King). 3 wins from 7f to 9f, Curragh Solonaway S., L, Leopardstown Knockaire S., L, 2d Curragh Mooresbridge S., L, 3d Curragh Gladness S., Gr.3, Mooresbridge S., L.
Damascus Dew. Raced once. Dam of-
Damascus Dawn. 4 wins from 1450m to 1600m, MVRC Tabaret H.
Syrian Port. Unplaced. Dam of-
Rose of Latakia. Unraced. Dam of-
Sweep Out. 3 wins to 1600m to 2004-05, QTC Lady Elwes H.
PARIS PIKE, by Tulyar. 9 wins, Hollywood Oaks, Gr.2, 2d Santa Anita Santa Margarita H., Gr.1, Hollywood Honeymoon S., L. Half-sister to PINJARA, AMRI-AN, PELEGRIN. Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
PALLISIMA (Sir Gaylord). 7 wins, Hollywood Oaks, Gr.2, Santa Anita Linda Vista H., Gr.3, 2d Hollywood Beverly Hills H., Gr.2. Producer.
PIKEHALL (Round Table). 5 wins, Del Mar Escondido H., L. Sire.
Kings Cliffe (Tom Rolfe). 4 wins, 3d Santa Anita Volante H., Gr.3. Sire.
Spring Tour. Unraced. Dam of-
EMERALD JIG (Green Dancer). 6 wins, US$403,735, Golden Gate Rolling Green H., Gr.3, Bay Meadows The Bart Invitational H., L, Golden Gate Forty Niner Days H., L, 2d Hollywood Sunset H., Gr.2.
ALBADR (Arctic Tern). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1Â½m, 13f, Newbury Aston Park S., L, 2d Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3, 3d Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3.