Of the Purple

City Placed General Nediym mare


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Of the Purple
General Nediym (AUS) 1994
Queen Moranbon (USA) 1993
5 October 2001
Bullsbrook 6084 WA, Australia

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:Yes
Covering sire: Scandal Keeper (USA) 2003
Date of last service:26 September 2013
Selling with a foal at foot:No

Of the Purple is a well bred mare being a half to a Group 3 winner in MARANILLA and the multiple stakes placed Airstream - earner of over $150,000.

As a breeder she has produced only 3 named foals for 2 winners including
- Song of the Bell (3 time winner and earner of over $115,000)
- Little Bit of Joy (2 time winner)

She comes in foal to Scandal Keeper the sire from the great CANNY LAD family which includes - GUELPH, SEPOY, MULAAZEM, CAMARILLA, GHIBELLINES etc. He has sired 4 stakesplace getters from limited runners including Zamorar (earner of over $284,000 and 5 times stakes placed - 3 at group level)



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Chestnut mare       Foaled 2001 

GENERAL NEDIYM Nediym (Ire)Shareef DancerNorthern Dancer
NilmeenRight Royal
Military BelleWithout Fear (Fr)Baldric
Reticella (NZ)In the Purple (Fr)
BeringArctic TernSea Bird
Before DawnRaise a Cup

GENERAL NEDIYM (AUS) (1994). 13 wins-5 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Sire of 765 rnrs, 564 wnrs, 48 SW, inc. Regimental Gal, etc. Sire of the dams of 302 rnrs, 174 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Sizzling, Jameka, Lilliburlero, Arctic Command, General Truce, Flippant, Bulbula, Mama's Choice, Anagold, Pimpala Secret, SP King Kamada, Alcohol, Alcobro, Serein, Unequivocal, Mr Jackman, How Swede it Is, Black Ice, Red Hot Choice, Vimy, etc.


1st dam

QUEEN MORANBON (USA), by Bering. Placed in Ireland and France, 3d Longchamp Prix du Pavillon, Evry Prix du Lunain, 4th Evry Prix Roland de Chambure, L. Half-sister to Sakura Tairin. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MARANILLA (g by Desert King). 3 wins-1 at 2-1609 to 2112m in France and Germany, Bremen Walther J Jacobs Rennen, Gr 3, Frankfurt Fruhjahrspreis des Bankhaus Metzler, Gr 3, Toulouse Grand Criterium du Languedoc, L, 2d Doncaster BWD Rensburg 2YO S., 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Isonomy, L.

Airstream (g by Ashkalani (Ire)). 4 wins 1100 to 1300m, $150,248, VRC Hay Group H., 2d MRC Heroic H., David Owen H., VRC Lawrence Petterson & George Vella H., 3d VRC Moomba P., L, MRC Jayco Cup, L, 4th VRC Carbine Club S., Gr 3.

 Desert Onslaught (g by Desert King (Ire)). 2 wins at 1950, 2022m, 2d MVRC Jayco H.

 Of the Purple (f by General Nediym). Winner. See below.

 Caravan Sang (f by Benicio). 8 wins 1200 to 1600m to 2014-15 in Aust.

 Tarho (f by Danehill Dancer (Ire)). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

 Royal Invitation (f by Be My Guest). Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

 Pioneer Prince. 22 wins-1 at 2-1000 to 1400m, $213,850, to 2014-15, SAJC Coffee Club H., 2d SAJC FMG Engineering H.

 Summer Style. 3 wins at 1300m to 2014 in Philippines.


2nd dam

Moranbon, by Sagace. Winner at 1600m, Saint-Cloud Prix Seria, 2d Toulouse Prix Caravelle, L, Prix Occitanie, L. Half-sister to Beautiful Gold (dam of BIG GOLD), Blue Saddle,  Wee Small Hours (dam of J. P. JET),  Matins (dam of PROWL, I ROCK MY WORLD). Dam of 14 foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-

Sakura Tairin (c Sakura Bakushin O) 4 wins-1 at 2-1200 to 1600m, Kyoto Yamashiro S., Muromachi Tokubetsu, Nakayama Wakatake Sho, 2d Nakayama Chuto Tokubetsu, 3d Nakayama New Zealand Trophy, Jpn-2.

 Sakura Kingdom. 14 wins 1200 to 2400m, Hanshin Awaji Tokubetsu.


3rd dam

BEFORE DAWN, by Raise a Cup. Top filly on The 1981 2YO USA Free H. 9 wins-5 at 2, $432,855, Belmont Matron S., Gr 1, Saratoga Spinaway S., Gr 1, Belmont Astarita S., Gr 2, Fair Grounds Oaks, Gr 3, Belmont Fashion S., L, Hialeah Jasmine S., L, Hibiscus S., L, 2d Kentucky Oaks, Gr 1, Belmont Champagne S., Gr 1, 3d Oaklawn Fantasy S., Gr 1. Half-sister to Before Sundown (dam of VINATERO). Dam of 11 foals, all winners, inc:-

Blue Saddle (c Sadler's Wells) Winner at 2400m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Mantes, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Charles et Henry Rouher, L, 4th Leopardstown Saval Beg S., L.

Moranbon (f Sagace) Winner. See above.

Beautiful Gold (f Mr. Prospector) 6 wins, $185,932, 2d Hawthorne Quick Reward S., L, Turfway Wishing Well S., L. Dam of 10 winners-

BIG GOLD (c Brian's Time) 13 wins-1 at 2-1200 to 2500m, $4,943,222, Tokyo Nikkan Sports Sho Nakayama Kimpai, Jpn-3, 2d Kyoto Tenno Sho (Spring), Jpn-1, 3d Hanshin Sankei Osaka Hai, Jpn-2.

 Wee Small Hours. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of 5 winners-

J. P. JET (c A.P. Jet) 7 wins-2 at 2-5f to 8½f, $178,231, Canterbury Northern Lights Futurity, L, Victor S Myers Jr S., L, Minnesota Derby, L.

 Line Squall. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

SUMMER LINE (f Tenpins) 8 wins-4 at 2-5f to 7f in Puerto Rico, Camarero Clasico Ano Nuevo, L. Producer.

 Matins. Winner at 8¼f in U.S.A. Dam of 8 winners-

PROWL (g Marauding (NZ)) Head of The 1997-98 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins-3 at 2-1100 to 1400m, $1,643,994 in U.S.A. and Aust, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr 1, Skyline S., Gr 3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr 3, 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr 2, STC Canterbury S., Gr 2, 4th AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr 1.

I ROCK MY WORLD (g King's Theatre (Ire)) 9 wins 1350 to 1600m, $190,738, Wellington Guineas, Gr 2, AuRC Viking Ruler H., 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr 2.

 Troposphere. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

STOKER (g Written Tycoon) Winner at 2 at 1000m, $218,600, in 2014-15, MRC Inglis 2YO Premier, RL, 2d MRC Cactus Imaging 2YO P., 3d SAJC James Boag's Premium 2YO P.


Race Record: Winner at 2 at 1210m, 3d VRC Reganza 2YO P.


Produce Record: Dam of 4 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners.

2005 Slipped by Dash for Cash

2006  Little Bit of Joy (f by Dash for Cash). 2 wins at 1600, 1880m, TRC Cables Plus Tasmania P., 2d TTC Autobarn Roof Rack Experts P.

2007 Missed to Desert King

2008  Song of the Bell (f by Artie Schiller (USA)). 3 wins-1 at 2-975 to 1200m, $115,475, 2d VRC AFL Life Members & Carbine Club 2YO H., MRC Premier Signs 2YO P., John Moule H., Ladies in Racing Magazine H., 3d VRC Eugene Gorman 2YO H.

2009  Destiny Awaits (f by Desert King (Ire)). Started twice.

2010 Slipped by Bletchley Park

2011 Slipped by Time Thief

2012  Just Ad Purple (c by Ad Valorem (USA)). Unraced.

2013 (c by Natural Blitz).

2014 (f by Scandal Keeper (USA)).

2015 Not served previous season


Missed in 2007; slipped in 2005, 2010, 2011; not served in 2014.