Sire: Iffraaj

Colour: Bay

Dam: Valpolicella

Sex: Gelding

Age: 5

Foaled: Oct 22, 2015

Country: New Zealand

Owners: M G Chitty, R J Chitty, G H Madill, Ms C W Franich, Mrs M J Duncan, S Vodanovich, H J Mackley, B F Maurel, J B Parncutt, B J O'Brien, A B Jackson, G J Cranny, G S Norgate, A Matthews, J R I Crawford, M C Hare, S S Jolly, S C McNeil, M I McCallum & G B Shuker

Career:
19: 3 - 4 - 2
Wins: 15.8%
Place: 31.6%
Prizemoney:$40,890.00

 

 SAHAR (NZ)

 

Bay GeldingFoaled in 2015

SireZafonicGone WestMr. Prospector
IFFRAAJ (GB) ZaizafonThe Minstrel
2001PastoraleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Park AppealAhonoora
DamRed RansomRobertoHail to Reason
VALPOLICELLA (NZ) ArabiaDamascus
2004Our RieslingLast TycoonTry My Best
  DopffTights

IFFRAAJ (GB) (Brown 2001-Stud 2007). 7 wins-1 at 2, Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2015-16. Sire of 1333 rnrs, 810 wnrs, 71 SW, inc. Ribchester (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Gingernuts, Jon Snow, Turn Me Loose, Rizeena, Jungle Cat, Chriselliam, Wootton Bassett, Wyndspelle, Benvenue, Fix, Serena Miss, The Black Princess, Hot Streak, Beshaayir, Mythical Magic, Ikerrin Road, Powerful Breeze, Magic Artist, etc.

 

1st dam

VALPOLICELLA, by Red Ransom. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, NZ$105,300, A$7,150, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, ARC Champagne S., L, Waikato RC Kaatoon H., 4th ARC Soliloquy S., L, Gold Coast Bracelet, L. Dam of seven named foals, six to race, five winners, inc:-

VAVASOUR (f. by Redoute's Choice). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$260,450, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Counties Cup, Gr.3, Waikato Cup, Gr.3, ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier H., 2d ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Avondale 2YO Classic, Te Aroha JC Piako Rural Services 2YO H., 3d ARC Soliloquy S., L, 4th ARC Sofitel Luxury Hotels S., Gr.3.

CATALONIA - VILANOVA (Aust.) (g. by Commands). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$61,650, A$590,460, MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3, ATC Tattersalls Club Cup, L, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, 2d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Champagne Classic, Gr.2, Warrnambool Cup, L, ARC Barfoot & Thompson 2YO S., 3d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, ATC Up & Coming S., Gr.3, Craven P., Gr.3, ATC Cup, L, Erindale Liquor November Topaz H., Vinery Yearlings H., Tab.com.au H., Dunkirk H., 4th BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, BRC Rough Habit P., Gr.3, VRC Roy Higgins H., L.

CELEBRITY DREAM (f. by Thorn Park). 11 wins from 1000m to 1800m, A$628,050, to 2018-19, Perth Racing La Trice Classic, Gr.3, WATC Jungle Mist Classic, L, Starstruck Classic, L, Jungle Dawn Classic, L-twice, Perth Racing Sheila Gwynne Classic, L, WATC Amelia Park 3YO P., Pinjarra RC Pearl Classic H., WATC Glenroy Chaff H., 2d Perth Racing Jungle Mist Classic, L, WATC C Turnbull Six-O Birthday H., Kai Construction H., 3d WATC RS Crawford S., L, Heineken 3 H., Australian Reliance H., 4th Perth Racing Starstruck Classic, L, Cyril Flower H., L, WATC Summer Scorcher H., L, Bunbury S., L.

Rondinella (f. by Ocean Park). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$111,535, A$313,000, to 2018-19, Waikato RC Signature Homes H., Risk Management Group H., BOP RC Willie Vermeulen H., 2d MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, MRC Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, Matamata RC Kaimai S., L, 3d ATC Tancred S., Gr.1, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Westbury Classic, Gr.2, 4th ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2.

Sahar (g. by Iffraaj). 2 wins. See below.

Vinorules (f. by Commands). Placed at 3 in NZ.

 

2nd dam

OUR RIESLING, by Last Tycoon. 4 wins from 1500m to 2050m, VATC Savoir H., How Now H., MVRC Acushla Marie H. Half-sister to Irion, Octapussy (dam of PUSSY WILLOW, INSIDE AGENT, PUSSY O'REILLY), Pineau (dam of MATCHBREAKER - MONSTER KAKA (H.K.), DANCER'S TALE). Dam of 11 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

VALPOLICELLA (Red Ransom). 3 wins. See above.

Prince Hareem - Beauty Miles (H.K.). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Cambridge JC Clubhouse Cafe and Sports Bar S., 3d Hawkes Bay Swiss Ace Trophy H.

 

3rd dam

DOPFF, by Tights. 8 wins from 1300m to 1900m, NZ$93,500, ARC Bluebird Foods Trophy, Gr.2, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, Egmont RC Evergreen S., L, ARC Cambridge Stud H., Waikato RC Rollo's Marine H., Rotorua RC Linda Jones 3YO H. Half-sister to RIZON, READY TO LIFT, Whitford Hill, Hi Queen (dam of CURRIGEE), Ascendo (dam of SIR CLIVE, ASCENDING). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Octapussy (Octagonal). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$52,375, A$179,750, Waikato RC Hamilton Cup, STC Fine & Dandy Welter H., Waikato RC Eastside Liquorland H., Giovana H., 2d BTC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2. Dam of-

PUSSY WILLOW (O'Reilly). Third top filly on the 2011-12 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, 2d Whangarei RC 91.6 More FM H.

PUSSY O'REILLY (O'Reilly). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$185,040, Manawatu RC Flying H., L, ARC TJ McKee Trophy H., 2d Hawkes Bay Makfi Challenge S., Gr.1, ARC Westbury Classic, Gr.3, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.3.

INSIDE AGENT (Stravinsky). Winner at 1400m, A$110,950, VRC Poseidon S., L, 2d VRC Hilton S, L.

Caricature (Power). Winner at 1600m, 2d Taranaki RC Oaks Prelude, L, 3d Hawkes Bay Lowland S., Gr.3, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1.

Irion (Danroad). 4 wins at 1300m, 1600m, MRC Isuzu Trucks P., Hawkes Bay Stella Artois Mile, Wairarapa RC Tui Backing a Winner Since 1889 H., 3d ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, 4th Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L.

Elusive Dreams. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, 3d Cambridge JC Mitavite H. Dam of-

Savvy Dreams (Savabeel). 2 wins at 1200m, NZ$85,275, A$25,200, 2d Hawkes Bay Lowland S., Gr.3, 3d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, 4th ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1.

Pineau. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

MATCHBREAKER - MONSTER KAKA (H.K.) (Makfi). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3, 3d HKJC Nightjar H., Dorset H., Norman Conqueror H.

DANCER'S TALE (Tale of the Cat). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m, NZ$75,810, CJC Welcome S., L, WRC Gazley H., Wanganui JC 94.4 The Sound 2YO S., 3d WRC Wellesley S., L, 4th Wanganui JC Castletown S., L.

Travimyfriend (Tavistock). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$119,750, A$182,285, to 2018-19, MRC Ladbrokes Info Hub H., 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3.

 

Race Record: 15 Starts 2-4-2 NZ$28,575.

2 wins at 1600m to 2019-20, Waikato RC House of Travel S.

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