The Needle

Account of HAUNUI FARM, Auckland.

(The property of Haunui Farm & Frantic Bloodstock)



Foaled 21st October 2007

Bay Colt


B 13

Branded: hfconjnr sh; 45 over 7 off sh


Pins (AUS)




Silly Season

Easy Date

Grand Chaudiere

No Finer

Kaoru Star



Pirate King


TennesseeWest (AUS)



Gone West

Mr. Prospector

Personal Glory



True Version



Whiskey Road

1st dam

TENNESSEE WEST, by Supremo. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 950m, 1000m in Aust. Half-sister toIrruption. This is her fifth living foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Tennessee Cat (g. by Tale of the Cat). Placed to 2008-09 in Aust.

2nd dam

Academic, by True Version. Placed at 2, 2d VRC Delina H., VATC Emerald H., 3d VRC Waltzing Lily H.,L, VATC Bounding Away H.,L. Three-quarter-sister toTENNESSEE MORN(dam ofTENNESSEE MIDNIGHT),TENNESSEE MAGIC(dam ofTREZEVANT),TENNESSEE MIST,Tennessee Spirit. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Irruption(Flying Spur). Winner at 1200m, 3d MVRC William Inglis Cup,L, Singapore Magic Millions Classic S.

Wood Dux. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Tennessee Sunrise. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Manning. Winner at 1600m in 2008-09 in Aust.

3rd dam

TENNESSEE VAIN, by Whiskey Road. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$415,300, VRC AV Kewney S.,Gr.2, STC Storm Queen S.,Gr.2, Magic Night S.,Gr.2, VRC Vanity S.,L, 2d VRC Oaks,Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S.,Gr.2, Wakeful S.,Gr.2. Sister toTENNESSEE JACK, three-quarter-sister toMinsky Lass, half-sister toVain Rancher, Fair Vanity (dam ofMIRROR MIRROR). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

TENNESSEE MORN(Bletchingly). 3 wins at 2, A$136,400, VRC Maribyrnong P.,Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude,Gr.3, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S.,L, 2d VATC Debutante S.,L. Dam of-

TENNESSEE MIDNIGHT(Danehill). Winner at 2, VRC Victoria S.,L, 4th VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (f),Gr.3. Producer.

TENNESSEE MIST(Bletchingly). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$89,955, VATC Bounding Away H.,L, 2d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S.,L. Producer.

TENNESSEE MAGIC(Bletchingly). 3 wins at 2, VRC Neat n' Trim Uniform S.,L, VATC Bounding Away H.,L, 2d VATC Merson Cooper S.,Gr.3, MVRC William Crockett S.,L, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude,Gr.3. Dam of-

TREZEVANT(Flying Spur). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$208,950, AJC Light Fingers S.,Gr.2, STC Rotary Health Research 2YO H., AJC Marriott Hotels Australia 2YO P.H., 3d AJC Silver Shadow S.,Gr.2.

Step Ahead(Entrepreneur). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, A$450,620, 2d SAJC Liz Davenport Manihi Classic,L, 3d MRC Rubiton S.,Gr.3, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g),Gr.3, Autumn S.,Gr.3.

Academic(True Version). Placed. See above.

Tennessee Spirit(Bletchingly). Placed, 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S.,L.