Morning Raid



Foaled 18th September 2006

Bay Colt


K 401

Branded: CURLYW2nr sh; 23 over 6 off sh

Account of WENTWOOD GRANGE, Cambridge.


High Chaparral (IRE)


Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



Bold Reason



Shirley Heights




Shirley Sue (GB)


Shirley Heights

Mill Reef

Never Bend



Dame Ashfield


Great Nephew

African Dancer


HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) (Bay 1999-Stud in Ire. 2004, NZ 2005). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1½m, The Derby, Gr.1, Breeders' Cup Turf S., Gr.1-twice. Sire of SP Senlis and of Ilesa, Sweet Didi, Mountain Pride, By Chaparral, Ramona Chase, Trigger Shot and of the placegetters Beach Bunny, Chesapeake Bay, Dubai Meydan, High Kakku, High Zaff, Internationaldebut, Maidin Moch, Sugar Mint, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

SHIRLEY SUE, by Shirley Heights. 4 wins from 13f to 2m, 2d Royal Ascot Ascot H., 3d Marriott Hotels Goodwood H. Half-sister to FIGHT YOUR CORNER. This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Chicago Blues (g. by Bluebird). Winner at 2400m in Sth. Af.

2nd dam

DAME ASHFIELD, by Grundy. 2 wins at 1½m, 4th York Galtres S., L. Half-sister to Mpani, Mill Dance (dam of RUNNING GALE), On Show (dam of INCHMURRIN, WELNEY). Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

FIGHT YOUR CORNER (Muhtarram). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 3300m, £157,323, 117,000Dhs in GB and U.A.E, Sandown Henry II S., Gr.2, Chester Vase, Gr.3, Ascot Autumn S., L, 2d Newbury Aston Park S., L.

Rosina Mae. 6 wins from 2m to 24½f, Newmarket Stayers H., Reg Day H.

Dame Rousara. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 7f in GB and U.S.A, Ascot Aim Aviation Nursery H., 4th Haydock Cock of the North S., L. Producer.

3rd dam

AFRICAN DANCER, by Nijinsky. 2 wins at 1½m, 15f, Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2, Cheshire Oaks, Gr.3, 2d Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1, 3d The Oaks, Gr.1, Haydock Lancashire Oaks, Gr.3. Half-sister to Orapa (dam of RIVER CAFE), Taxco. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Mpani (Habitat). Winner at 1¼m, 3d Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2.

On Show. Winner at 1¼m in GB. Dam of-

INCHMURRIN (Lomond). Champion 3YO filly in Italy in 1988. 6 wins-3 at 2, Newmarket Child S., Gr.2, 2d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1. Dam of-

INCHINOR (Ahonoora). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 7f, £137,509, Newmarket Criterion S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Sire.

INGOZI (Warning). 2 wins at 7f, 1m, Sandown Starlight Express Roller S., L. Grandam of-

HATTA FORT (Cape Cross). 2 wins at 2 in 2007, Newmarket Superlative S., Gr.2, 3d Royal Ascot Windsor Castle S., L.

INCHENI (Nashwan). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m, Newbury Ballymacoll Stud S., L, 2d Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3.

WELNEY (Habitat). 2 wins at 2, Newbury Mill Reef S., Gr.2, 4th Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1.

Balnaha. Winner at 1m in GB. Dam of-

BALISADA (Kris). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £180,125, Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, 2d Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.2. Dam of-

GALACTIC STAR (Galileo). 4 wins at 1¼m, 1½m to 2007, Newmarket Godolphin S., L, 4th Newbury St Simon S., Gr.3.

Mill Dance. Winner in GB. Dam of-

RUNNING GALE (Running Free). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m, Nakayama Hochi Hai Yayoi S., Jpn-2.