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Sire: Turffontein

Dam: Needle Inahaystack

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 2nd, 2013

Country: Australia





Chestnut coltFoaled in 2013

SireJohannesburgHennessyStorm Cat
2004Spirit of GraceDr GraceSir Tristram
  News BoxBassenthwaite
2006LucerneO'ReillyLast Tycoon
  Vain KiwiVain

TURFFONTEIN (AUS) (Chestnut 2004-Stud 2010). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1. Sire of 104 rnrs, 53 wnrs, inc. SW Fontiton (MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.2), Fontein Ruby, SP Turfane and of Faint Blaze, Finke, Safariann, Hunters Grace, Turf Crusher, Double Superlative, Lyuba, Turfin' Around, Turtles Nest, Lordfontein, Fontein Lad, Atomic Lokade, Solar Impulse - First Fontein (H.K.), Day Two Miss, Give Us a Go, etc.


1st dam

NEEDLE INAHAYSTACK, by Pins. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Smartway. Dam of two foals, one to race, inc:-

Grey Sambucca (g. by Dash for Cash). Winner at 1200m in 2015-16, 2d MVRC Alliance Broking Services P.


2nd dam

LUCERNE, by O'Reilly. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, CJC Canterbury Draught H., 2d Marton JC Southern Rangitikei Veterinary Services H., 3d Manawatu RC Cobb & Co 1200 H., WRC Avery Ford H. Half-sister to Smartway. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Lion Red. 5 wins at 1600m, 2200m, NZ$126,112, ARC Gilmours Panmure H., Fuji Xerox H., John Deere Agrowquip H., Taumarunui RC Woods Group H., 2d ARC Westbury Karaka Stayers Cup, Counties RC Collett & McRae Racing Stables H., Te Aroha Cup, ARC Transpacific Industries Group H., 3d Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., ARC Bidvest H., Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier H., Dunstan Championship Final, Avondale JC Governor General's Cup, Waikato RC Lodge Real Estate H.

Kuai Ma - Warspirit (Sing.). 7 wins from 1000m to 1800m, NZ$3,600, S$341,710, Singapore TC Initiation P., South Australian Jockey Club Trophy, Spring Festival S., Class 4 H.-3 times, Benchmark 67 H., 2d Singapore TC Taurus H., Panasonic Dect Phone S., Kranji C S., Class 5 H., 3d Singapore TC Kranji D S.-twice, Class 3 H., Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.-3 times.


3rd dam

VAIN KIWI, by Vain. Raced once. Half-sister to Parsimony (dam of LARANTO, LUSSO), Surrealism. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Smartway (Pins). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, Avondale JC Auckland 24 Hour Glass H., Taranaki RC Livewire Electrical H., 3d Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Warren Storm Lifebrokers H., 4th Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Bearhart Gold. 4 wins to 1500m, BRC Novotel Brisbane Airport H., BTC Tenterfield Saddler H., 2d BRC Queensland Hotels Association H., BTC Gregory's Transport P.

Lucerne. 4 wins. See above.

Lecherous. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, WATC Sandringham 2YO H., Bernguard H., Swans H., 2d WATC Ace Cinemas H., AFL H., 3d WATC Westspeed Logo H., Shenton Park H., Kings Park H.


4th dam

KIWI PRINCESS, by Decies. 6 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Port Adelaide Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Cinderella S., L, Cranwell H., West Point H., Cheong Sam H., 2d SAJC Dequetteville S., L, 4th SAJC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Swahili Princess (dam of BLIXEN). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Parsimony (Beau Sovereign). Winner at 2, WATC Coette H., 2d WATC Jolly Cosy H., 3d WATC Queen's P., Gr.3. Dam of-

LUSSO (Prego). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$152,125, VATC Debutante S., Gr.3, MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, BBA Arundel Stud Farm H., VATC Cressey Chemicals H., 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, VRC Piaget S., L. Dam of-

Rondavel. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, MVRC Kez's Kitchen 2YO H., VATC Chaise H., 2d VRC Swamp King Sprint Final H., Primo Smallgoods H. Dam of-

SABIE (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins at 2, A$93,688, SAJC Pewsey Vale S., L, MVRC Black Caviar at MV 27 January 2YO H., 3d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), L, SAJC One Solution Mobile & Data H.

Fashion Review. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d VATC Triple Crown Series H., Ripponlea 2YO H., 3d MVRC Australian Trainers' Association H. Dam of-

MOET MAGIC (Second Empire). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$140,640, WATC Raconteur S., L, 2d Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic S., Gr.3. Producer.

LARANTO (Esperanto). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$264,500, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, Autumn Classic, Gr.3, Rancher S., L, 3d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Sire.

Surrealism (Beau Sovereign). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$120,200, MVRC Melville H., Four 'n Twenty Export H., Australia Day H., VATC Biscay H., 3d VRC Spring Classics Preview H., L.


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