Foaled: Sep 14, 2019
A cracking colt purchased for $110,000 at the Inglis Easter Yearling Sale. Sired by Muhaarar, Champion 3YO Sprinter in Europe 2015, the winner of 7 races, 4 at Group 1 level claiming £1,212,401 in prizemoney. Muhaarar’s second crop two-year-olds in 2020 were headed by Group 3 Horris Hill Stakes winner MUJBAR and Group 1 performer BARADAR.
This colt is the first foal out of the Group 2 & Group 3 winning More Than Ready mare, Ektifaa. Ektifaa was interestingly a $600,000 purchase at the 2015 Easter Sale by Shadwell Stud and was bred by Fairway Thoroughbreds, the same breeder as Winx, Vancouver to name a few.
BAY COLT (AUS)
|Foaled 14th September 2019|
MUHAARAR (GB) (Bay 2012-Stud 2016). 7 wins-2 at 2-1134m to 1408m, Royal Ascot Commonwealth Cup, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Sajwah. Sire of 159 rnrs, 76 wnrs, inc. SW Paix (ParisLongchamp Prix de Lutece, Gr.3), Mujbar, SP Alba Rose, Baradar, Albaflora, Unforgetable, Concessions, Orchid Gardens, Giuliana and of Vert Liberte, Byline, Star of India, Voglio, Astral Path, Atheeb, Enemy, Ferro E Foco, Gifted Ruler, Jukebox Dancer, Lin Chong, etc.
EKTIFAA, by More Than Ready. 4 wins to 1450m, R565,000, Kenilworth Choice Carriers Championship, Gr.2, Turffontein Tony Ruffel S., Gr.3, Spectracare H. This is her first foal.
STELLAR VINIA, by Redoute's Choice. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to FIREWORKS, Maracaibo, half-sister to CALVEEN, KOSI BAY, STRIKER (dam of FIRST IMPRESSIONS),
EKTIFAA (More Than Ready). 4 wins. See above.
CALVINIA, by Varick. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to ENGLISH WONDER (dam of DR GRACE, ASIA), Hunka's Tribe. Dam of 14 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-
CALVEEN (Canny Lad). Champion Sprinter, Miler & Older Female Miler in NZ in 2004-05. 10 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$404,015, A$146,750, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.2, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.3, Avondale JC Photofinish.co.nz H., Waikato RC Waikato Stud H., 2d VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, MRC Victoria H., Gr.3, 3d MRC Toorak H., Gr.1, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Cambridge JC Veterinary Services H., 4th VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-
Miss Delveen (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins from 1200m to 2100m, ARC Stella Artois H., Waikato RC Teraparacing.co.nz H., 2d ARC Specsavers H., Waikato RC Mini & Maxi Marquees H., 3d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3. Producer.
KOSI BAY (Spinning World). 4 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$336,075, AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, STC Epona S., L, AJC Campbell's Cash & Carry H., 2d AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, Omnicorp H., STC Spring Racing H., 3d VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, STC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H., Stowe Australia H., Nivea Visage H., 4th MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3. Producer.
FIREWORKS (Snitzel). Winner at 2, A$152,000, ATC Widden S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, Hyland Race Colours 2YO P., 4th ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2.
STRIKER (Van Nistelrooy). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$156,403, WRC Anniversary H., L, Waikato RC Venture Thoroughbreds H., 2d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, Kowhai Farm H., Manawatu RC Ashhurst Business Houses H., 3d ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Waikato RC Raffles Farm H. Dam of-
FIRST IMPRESSIONS (Rip Van Winkle). 3 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$192,325, Western Australian Oaks, Gr.3, 3d WATC Ascot One Thousand Guineas, L.
Acacia Bay. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, STC Wests Leagues Campbelltown H., 2d AJC Chifley H., STC TMP Adcomms H., 3d STC Data Global Technologies H. Dam of-
OKAHU BAY (Flying Spur). 3 wins from 1500m to 2500m, A$132,165, SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, 3d Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L.
Harada Bay (Haradasun). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1650m, A$442,480, BRC Hog's Slow Cooked Steaks H., ATC Chiko H., BRC Tom Hourigan's 30th Birthday H., Hervey Bay Hotel P., 2d Sale Cup, L.
Stolen Girlfriend. Unplaced. Dam of-
ONE FOR ONE - HINYUEN SWIFTNESS (H.K.) (Duke of Marmalade). 7 wins to 1500m, A$128,600, HK$3,526,525, to 2019-20, VRC Poseidon S., L, SAJC Quayclean H., Projection Graphics P., HKJC Peridot H., 3d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L.
Spanish Lake. Unraced. Dam of-
Maracaibo (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m, A$190,440, to 2019-20, SAJC TAB H., MRC Six Month Membership H., 3d ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Oaks, Gr.1.
Devil's Thumbprint. Unraced. Dam of-
Triple Six (Dehere). 2 wins at 1300m, 1550m, A$122,260, ATC Canterbury BMW H., TAB Millions H., 2d ATC Rotary International H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, 4th ATC Keith F Nolan Classic, Gr.3. Producer.