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Sold for: $11,000

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Qahira (AUS) 2008
1 September 2014
Lochinvar 2321 NSW, Australia

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For Sale - 2 yr old bay reg. thoroughbred gelding.
Broken in, but unraced - not even been near a racetrack as yet.
He has been let mature, with 2 good feeds per day, plus rugging etc
Lovely boy to handle or work
Currently 16hh, still growing & has lots of filling out to do yet.
Being sold by owner/breeder to downsize on horse numbers.
He is more of a 3yo prospect on the race track.
Sire: Pluck
Dam; Qahira - by Holy Roman Emperor
His bloodlines are of the well known successful cross of
Morethanready with Danehill
This is only the 2nd foal from Qahira
Price $11,000
Located Lochinvar Hunter Valley
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Bay gelding       Foaled 2014 

PLUCK (USA) More Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
Woodman's GirlWoodman
Secret HeartFort WoodSadler's Wells
Secret PactBush Telegraph
Holy Roman Emperor (Ire)Danehill (USA)Danzig
L'On Vite (USA)Secretariat
VerdiShowdown (GB)

PLUCK (USA) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf S., Gr.2. Sire of 66 rnrs, 24 wnrs, inc. SW Aspect (VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3), SP Gasoline - Jade Theatre (H.K.), Life on the Wire, Lucky Louie and of Mongolian Wolf, Cogliere, Harlem Child, Pluck That - Winwin Ruby (H.K.), Plucky Girl, Hidden Fortune, Vidarr, Chayse 'n' Mason, Happy Go Plucky, Plucky Star, Removal, Aussie Austin, Best of Pluck, Bring Me Luck, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

QAHIRA, by Holy Roman Emperor (Ire). Unraced. Half-sister to CINQ ROUGE. Dam of 2 named foals, 1 to race.


2nd dam

QUINTET, by Bletchingly. Unraced. Sister to RIGOLETTO,  Lyric Star (dam of EXPRESSAGE), three-quarter-sister to TAKE YOUR PARTNER,  Quarantieme (dam of WEST POINT, CHARMING CITY), half-sister to  Dance Attendance (dam of ALMA'S FURY, ENFORCED - CHAMPIONSHIP (H.K.)),  Marscay's Dream (dam of MR MURPHY, GOLDEN FAWN). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

CINQ ROUGE (f Red Ransom) 2 wins at 2, A$81,515, MVRC St Albans S., L, Mermaid Property Group 2YO P., 3d STC Winning Edge Presentations 2YO H. Dam of-

Maysoor (g Fastnet Rock) Winner at 2050m in 2015-16, 2d SAJC Chairman's S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Vawdrey Semi Trailers H., 4th SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L.

 Word of Honour. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, HKJC Sai Kung H., Noonday Gun H., 3d HKJC Harbour View H, Sunflower H., Lockhart H.


3rd dam

VERDI, by Showdown (GB). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, A$101,600, WATC Caris Diamond S., Gr.3, VATC Mitcham H., Waratah H., 2d AJC Champagne S., VATC Blue Diamond S., VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Sires' Produce S., VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, 4th AJC Sires' Produce S. Half-sister to SHANNARA (dam of CLAYTON'S BID), HOT DIGGITY, Dancelot (dam of KENVAIN, IMPERIAL BARON, TAKE YOUR PARTNER), Duke Ellington. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

RIGOLETTO (c Bletchingly) 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$129,950, AJC Carbine Club S., L, Shorts H., L, STC Darby Munro H., L, AJC Thomas Moore H., STC Returned Officers' H., 3d AJC Silver Phantom H., 4th STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2. Sire.

 Marscay's Dream. Placed at 3, 3d STC Mark Reade 21st Birthday H. Dam of 3 winners-

MR MURPHY (g Danehill) Joint third on The 2000-01 Australasian 3YO Classification (sprint). 11 wins from 1000m to 1650m, A$1,500,250, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Futurity S., Gr.1, Eat Well Live Well Cup, Gr.1, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, Pontormo H., Scalzo Food Industries H., MVRC Wellington Racing Club Trophy H., VATC GH Davey H., 2d VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, VATC Zeditave S., L, VRC Chester H., Leonard H., MRC Century H., 4th MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3.

GOLDEN FAWN (c Woodman) 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$88,950, AJC Dulcify H., L, QTC Queensland H., 3d VRC Gill Kane & Brophy H., QTC Legal Tender H., 4th VRC Standish H., Gr.3.

 Dance Attendance. Placed at 3, 2d AJC Kista H., STC Panania Memorial H. Dam of 9 winners-

ALMA'S FURY (g Refuse to Bend) 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$866,605, ATC Apollo S., Gr.2, BRC Bernborough H., L, Ipswich TC Eye Liner S., L, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 2d ATC Villiers S., Gr.2, Doncaster Mile Prelude, Gr.3, VRC Yellowglen S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Ajax S., Gr.2, Villiers S., Gr.2, Doncaster Mile Prelude, Gr.3, BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3.

ENFORCED - CHAMPIONSHIP (H.K.) (g Snippets) 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$159,740, HK$2,860,325, BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3, STC Hollywood Park 2YO H., BTC Coca-Cola H., STC Hunting Horn 2YO H., HKJC Chinese New Year Cup, 2d Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, 3d STC Eskimo Prince H., L.

Daneforce (c Danzero) 10 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$206,480, SAJC Kirrihill Wines H., VRC Raise a Grand H., 3d SAJC Tokyo City Cup, Gr.3, CS Hayes Memorial Cup, L.

 Nishikawa. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of 3 winners-

TAKANORI (f Vital Equine) 4 wins to 1400m, A$162,709, Bunbury TC Western Australian Breeders' Classic, L, WATC Gold Front Thoroughbreds Sprint H.

 Lyric Star. Unplaced. Dam of 5 winners-

EXPRESSAGE (c Export Price) 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$158,090, VRC Four 'n Twenty S., L, Cadbury H., Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Town P., VRC Skipton H., 4th VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3.

Siri Nelg (g Al Hareb) 7 wins from 1500m to 2100m, A$215,235, VRC AVS Catering H., 2d VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club P., L, VATC Hopetoun H., L, 3d Seymour Cup, L.

Margarine (f Western Symphony) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, A$95,790, VATC Bill Collins H., 2d VATC But Beautiful H., 3d VRC Great Western H., L, MVRC Andale Beer Dispensing Equipment H. Producer.


Race Record: Unraced.


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PLUCKKY (AUS) 2014 Bay gelding
by Pluck - Qahira, by Holy Roman Emperor