Sire: Fighting Sun

Colour: Brown

Dam: Pure Excellence

Sex: Gelding

Age: 4

Foaled: Oct 07, 2017

Country: Australia

Owners: B A Macdougall, Miss H A Reeckmann, S Monaghan, P Monaghan, S A Wilson, Mrs R A Smith, Ms B Buckley, M T Critch, T Critch, D Seaton, L R Smith, R C Scealy, S Brown & G W Murray

8: 0 - 0 - 2
Wins: 0.0%
Place: 25.0%




Brown GeldingFoaled in 2017

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
PURE EXCELLENCE (AUS) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2004Bay FilleSackfordStop the Music
  Irish BalladPedlar

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, ATC Canonbury S., L. Sire of 140 rnrs, 60 wnrs, inc. SW Chess Star - Sun Chess (Sing.) (MVRC Valley Pearl, L), SP Platinum Mam'selle, Entrapped, Roccabascerana, Celestial Sol and of Flinders River, Western Sun, Fighting Harada, Newhart, Aten, Salton Sea, The Pugilist, Fight, Fighting Dragon - Cambodia Star (Mac.), Fighting Phoenix, Kashiwa, Miocic, Miss Scorcher, Worthy Opponent, etc.


1st dam

PURE EXCELLENCE, by Rock of Gibraltar. Placed at 3, 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 3d WATC Westspeed 3YO H. Three-quarter-sister to Gibraltar Storm (dam of REYKJAVIK), half-sister to Chestnut Dream, Storm Fille. Dam of six named foals, five to race, all winners, inc:-

Someday One Day (g. by Von Costa de Hero). 5 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$187,731, to 2018-19, WATC Club Membership H., Tabtouch Check in at Belmont P., 2d WATC Schweppes H., Perth Racing Twitter P., Gold Membership P., 3d Coolgardie Cup, WATC Val & Rob Diamond Anniversary H., National Apprentice Challenge H., 4th Kalgoorlie Cup, L.

Prix d'Excellence (f. by Magnus). 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$80,940, to 2018-19, 2d WATC Red Shoe Society H., 3d WATC Richard Lee 70th Birthday H.

Pure Magnus (g. by Magnus). 3 wins to 1400m, A$87,746, in 2018-19, 2d Perth Racing Lavazza H., 3d Perth Racing Schweppes H., N Giorgetta 70th Birthday H.

Excellent Dream (g. by Dream Ahead). Winner at 1000m in 2019-20, 2d Perth Racing Salinger H., 3d Perth Racing Penfolds H., Heineken 3 H.

Bye Bye Love (f. by Domesday). 2 wins at 1900m, 2100m in Aust.


2nd dam

BAY FILLE, by Sackford. Placed, 2d WATC Trigg Island H. Half-sister to Strangeways (dam of MAZE, BARLINNIE, PENITENTIARY). Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Storm Fille (Thunder Gulch). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$151,985, WATC Mulberry Farm 2YO H., Natasha Trophy, Time Conti Sheffield 2YO Sprint H., 2d Western Australian Oaks, Gr.2, WATC Ascot One Thousand Guineas, Eastern Temple Trophy H., 3d WATC Derby, Gr.1, WATC Belgravia S., L, Persian Tiger H., British Steel H., Budget Truck Rental H. Dam of-

Storm Burst (Danehill Dancer). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2050m, A$318,800, VRC Fearn & Keeble H., MRC Ken Hilton H., MVRC Sportingbet H., MRC BMW H., 2d VRC Birthday 2YO H., MRC Premier Signs P., MVRC Chandler Macleod H., MRC Hyland Race Colours H., Le Pine Funerals H., 3d MRC (Mornington) RM Ansett Classic, L, Wyong Gold Cup, L, MVRC Alternate Railway H., MRC Midnight Fever 2YO P., Le Pine Funerals H., Pakenham Cup, 4th VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3.

Greatwall of China. 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$367,898, MVRC Viva! Photography H., VRC Silver Bowl Series Final, MRC Rokk Ebony H., Lucknow H., MVRC Ready Workforce H., Carnarvon Cup, 2d Broome Cup, WATC Big Couch H., 3d VRC Dulcify H., MVRC City Pacific Finance Balwyn 2YO H., WATC H., MRC Ian Miller H., William Pearson H., 4th VRC Springtime S., L.

Gibraltar Storm. Unplaced. Dam of-

REYKJAVIK (Artie Schiller). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$612,085, to 2019-20, VRC Chatham S., Gr.3, Winter Championship Final H., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Hannan's H., L, WATC St Patrick's Raceday 2YO H., Mt Barker TC Mungrup Stud Sprint H., WATC Magic Millions H., David Grays Aglink H., 2d WATC Get the Tabtouch P., Amelia Park Beef P., 3d WATC Perth S., L, Sir Ernest Lee-Steere Classic, L, Fairetha S., L, VRC Brian Beattie H., Recognition H., MRC Neds Bet Back H., 4th WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2.

Chestnut Dream (Suave Dancer). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, A$152,255, WATC Seppelt Moyston Chardonnay H., Debis Financial Services 2YO H., Rosendorff's Diamond Jewellers H., Tom's Brandy H., Bunbury RC AHA Cup H., 2d WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, JC Roberts S., L, Belmont Oaks, L, Balanced Eating H., Kieran Perkins H., Thorium H., 3d Bunbury Cup, Gr.3, WATC Detonator S., L, Australia Day Cup, Burswood H., 4th WATC Gimcrack S., L. Producer.

L'Escapade. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, WATC Jemoyn H., 2d WATC Quadrant H., Medicine Kid H., 3d WATC Tribula H., Grey Affair H.

Extolling Virtue. Winner at 1600m, WATC 2003 AFL Grand Final H., 2d WATC Olympic H.


3rd dam

IRISH BALLAD, by Pedlar. Raced once. Half-sister to SHAMROCK KING. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Gaelic Thunder. 6 wins to 1400m, NZ$1,300, A$81,240, AJC Charles Sturt H., Exchange H., STC Lakemba H., 3d AJC Triton H.

Strangeways. 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d ARC NRM Sweetfeed H. Dam of-

MAZE (Housebuster). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$88,210, A$49,400, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock 4YO H., Avondale JC Aussie Butcher H., 2d QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, 3d SAJC Centaurea Trophy, L, Waikato RC Stark South H., 4th Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1. Producer.

BARLINNIE (St. Petersburg). 9 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$405,615, BTC Doomben S., L, Sunshine Coast Cup, L, MRC Hussonet H., 2d VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, Qld Tatt's RC Centenary Classic Mile, L.

PENITENTIARY (Pentire). 8 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$179,287, A$103,700, Geelong Classic, L, 2d Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, 3d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Holloway Castle. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

RANGIPO (Stryker). Top Male on The 2015-16 NZ 3YO Free H (1600m+). 8 wins from 1000m to 2400m, NZ$761,958, to 2018-19, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.2, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile Trial H., BOP RC O'Connor Warren Insurance H., Rotorua RC Lance Lawson Barristers H., 3d WRC Levin Classic, Gr.1, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Matamata RC Kaimai S., L, 4th Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S., Gr.1, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3.


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