Account of CHEQUERS STUD, Cambridge.



Foaled 9th September 2000

Bay F


H 310

Branded: nr sh; 29 over 0 off sh

Soviet Star* (USA)



Northern Dancer







Marie d'Anjou




Deputy Governor*

Master Willie

High Line

Regent Miss

Vice Regent




Sister Moon



SOVIET STAR (USA) (Bay 1984-Stud in GB 1989, NZ 1999). Top of The 1988 European 4YO+ Classification (1000m-1200m). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, £626,840, French Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of SW Soviet Line, Ashkalani*, Starborough*, Limpid, Bon Point, Freedom Cry, Volochine, Sensation, Wessam Prince, Advancing Star, Clerio, Finavon, Jawaal, Spiritual Star, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings.   


1st dam

NEVADA, by Deputy Governor*. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m, Waikouaiti RC Portraits Restaurant & Bar H. Sister to MY DUKE. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

ZAMOON, by Zamazaan*. Unraced. Sister to THE BROTHERHOOD, half-sister to OUR YEAR. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

MY DUKE (Deputy Governor*). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, A$612,400, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Gold Coast TC Prime Ministers Cup, Gr.2, VRC Criterion Quality H., L, QTC Stafford Tavern H., BTC Mercedes-Benz Last Year H., 2d MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, QTC Ascot H., L, Easter Cup, L, BTC Black Toyota Roma H., 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Moet & Chandon Champagne S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, BTC Labour Day Cup, Gr.3, 4th VATC JD MacDonald S., L.

One Good Reason. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, Taumarunui RC Peters Menscourt S. Producer.

Gleam Dream. 10 wins up to 1400m, 2d BATC Ozsports Arenas H.


3rd dam

SISTER MOON, by Rapanni*. Unraced. Half-sister to RIGHT ROYAL, Sandown, Silfit (dam of (OUR) MAGIC MAN). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

THE BROTHERHOOD (Zamazaan*). 3 wins from 2000m to 2400m, A$269,490, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.2, 2d SAJC West End Export S.H., Gr.3, 3d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, West End Export S.H., Gr.3.

OUR YEAR (Asa Yolson*). 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m, STC Winter Cup, L, 3d STC WJ McKell Cup, L.


4th dam

TIFLIS*, by Wilwyn. Unraced. Half-sister to TRENTHAM, Chiyoda Queen (dam of KYOEI PROMISE). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

RIGHT ROYAL (Round Robin*). 3 wins at 2, Avondale S., L.

Sandown (Alcastus). 6 wins, 2d Thistledown Grassland H., L.

Robin's Flight. Raced twice. Dam of-

Flight Hostess. 5 wins from 1400m to 2050m, MVRC Craigieburn H. Dam of-

STRIKE HIGH (Pre Emptive Strike*). 5 wins from 1500m to 2500m, VATC Hopetoun H., L, 3d VRC St Leger, Gr.3. Producer.

Silfit. Unraced. Dam of-

(OUR) MAGIC MAN (Diagramatic*). 6 wins from 1300m to 2500m, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.2, 3d STC Premier's Cup, L.