Kung Fu Fighter

Sire: Fighting Sun

Dam: Viva Dubai

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 5th, 2015

Country: Australia


B Danaher, T Danaher, J Danaher & Farmhouse Holdings Pty Ltd (Mgr: P B Payne)

Career Record: 3-1-1-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    33.3 %
  • Place
    33.3 %





Chestnut coltFoaled in 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamDubai DestinationKingmamboMr. Prospector
VIVA DUBAI (AUS) MysterialAlleged
2005Always ForeverSnippetsLunchtime
  Royal FilouNorfolk Air

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, A$143,750, ATC Canonbury S., L, Membership on Sale 2YO P. Out of SW Irish Darling (SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1). Grandson of a half-sister to the dam of SW Dragon Maiden (Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3). Same family as SW Battle Eve, SW King Delamere, etc. Sire of 14 rnrs, 5 wnrs, inc. SW Chess Star (MVRC Valley Pearl, L), SP Platinum Mam'selle and of Miss Scorcher, Naduri, Sunfighter and of the placegetters Darmasun, Fighting Harada, Samurai Queen, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

VIVA DUBAI, by Dubai Destination. Winner at 2, MRC Shoobra 2YO P., 2d MRC Bint Marscay 2YO P. Half-sister to Far Horizons. Dam of five named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

Charity Wings (g. by Bel Esprit). Winner at 1650m in 2017-18, HKJC Broom H., 2d HKJC St Andrews Challenge Quaich H., 3d HKJC Edinburgh H., Peach Blossom H.

Dubai Hero (g. by Von Costa de Hero). 6 wins from 1400m to 2200m to 2016-17 in Aust.

My Boy Jack (g. by Statue of Liberty). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Singapore TC Novice P., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Always Certain S., Kranji D S.


2nd dam

ALWAYS FOREVER, by Snippets. 6 wins to 1500m, A$86,995, VATC Goleen H., Paisley H., VRC Playful Princess H., 2d VRC Maidstone H., 3d VATC Monash Open Day H. Half-sister to EGYPTIAN IBIS (dam of DESERT EAGLE - GRAND DELIGHT (H.K.)). Dam of 4 foals, all winners-

Far Horizons (Scenic). 9 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$463,047, Darwin TC Palmerston Sprint H., MRC Luskin Star 2YO H., WATC Celestial Show Sprint H., Baileys Flavours Sprint H., Mines Social Club H., Rare Flyer H., Guinness Surger H., 2d MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, Darwin TC Palmerston Sprint H., VRC Cleanevent H., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 3d SAJC Durbridge S., L, MRC Harrolds Fashion P., Let's Get Physical 2YO P., MVRC AJS Corporation H., WATC Alpine Wind Sprint H.

Comic Ways. 5 wins to 1500m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Court Martial H.

Viva Dubai. Winner. See above.

Bound by Faith. 3 wins from 1000m to 1900m in Aust.


3rd dam

ROYAL FILOU, by Norfolk Air. Raced once. Half-sister to GREATNESS, RINGTRUE, Young Craig - Craig Win (Aust.), Neoki. Dam of 9 named foals, all winners, inc:-

EGYPTIAN IBIS (Straight Strike). 2 wins at 2, VRC Waltzing Lily H., L, MVRC Buy Australian 2YO H., 3d MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, 4th VRC Bloodhorse Breeders P., Gr.2, VATC Quezette S., L. Dam of-

DESERT EAGLE - GRAND DELIGHT (H.K.) (Hurricane Sky). Horse of the Year & Champion Sprinter in Hong Kong in 2002-03. 11 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$570,425, HK$15,131,000, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, L, Centenary Sprint Cup, L, Chairman's Sprint Prize, L, Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, VATC Zeditave S., L, VRC Sutcliffe S., L, HKJC National Day H., National It's New Life H., VATC Programmed Maintenance P., 2d VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, VRC Yallambee Stud S., Gr.3, 3d HKJC Sha Tin Vase, L, Chevalier Cup, L, Sha Tin Trophy, L, Sha Tin Futurity Trophy, L, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, L, 4th HKJC Sha Tin Vase, L.

Blue Ibis. Winner at 1650m in Aust. Dam of-

Mighty Chic (Langfuhr). Champion Older Female Miler & Stayer in Malaysia in 2008. 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 603,636Rgt. in Malaysia, Penang TC Tattersalls Trophy, Selangor TC Wilayah Silver Bowl, 2d Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L.

Strike Force. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$159,563, VRC Rowland Gardner Merchant H., MVRC TROA Trophy, VATC Veneda H., 2d MVRC Wedgwood Vase H., 4th VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L, VRC Carbine Club S., L, Sutcliffe S., L.

Cosmic Beam. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$222,750, MRC Millefleurs H., MVRC Dr JG Sheahan P., Night Racing H.-twice, MRC Snippets H., VRC Vivarchi 2YO H., 2d MRC Canny Lass H., 3d MRC Sandown Park UK H. Dam of-

Cosmic Causeway (Shamardal). 9 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$400,841, MRC Wayne Beauglehole H., Jack Elliott H., Story Landscaping H., Court Jester Hotel H., SAJC Schweppes Agrum H., MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 3d Kilmore Cup, L.

Always Forever. 6 wins. See above.

Keikilani. Winner at 2, VATC Rupert Greene H. Dam of-

Rainbow's Angel. Unplaced. Dam of-

Court's Star (Court Command). 6 wins from 1600m to 1800m, A$220,525, to 2016-17, BRC Giddy Up Club H., GCTC City of Gold Coast H., 2d BRC Girls Day Out Raceday H., Harcourts Northlakes H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Daybreak Lover S., L, SCTC Go Transit Media Group H.


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