Purple Piranha

Sire: Shamus Award

Dam: White Piranha

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 13th, 2016

Country: Australia


Mick Baker





Bay mareFoaled in 2016

SireSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2010Sunset ExpressSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
  Finito FlingLuskin Star
DamClangBellottoMr. Prospector
WHITE PIRANHA (AUS) Sudden ImpulseLuskin Star
2010JazztrackDistinctly NorthMinshaanshu Amad
  Karioi DixieKarioi Prince

SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Sire of 162 rnrs, 98 wnrs, inc. SW Mr Quickie (BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1), Soul Patch, Etana, Swats That, True Detective, Sovereign Award, Flying Award, Classic Weiwei, Shamino, SP Causeway Girl, Another Award, Epic Girl, Golden Victory, Malahide, Ironedge and of Cordilla, Irish Songs, Embolism, Academy, Brutality, Call Me Shamus, Ethical Solution, etc.


1st dam

WHITE PIRANHA, by Clang. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Sister to BLACK PIRANHA. Dam of one named foal.


2nd dam

JAZZTRACK, by Distinctly North. Unraced. Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

BLACK PIRANHA (Clang). Joint Second Male on The 2009-10 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$2,650,755, QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1-twice, GCTC Goldmarket H., L, Sunshine Coast Cup, L, AJC Convention Centre H., STC Mounties Group H., Shipton Lodge Thoroughbreds H., 2d AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, Shannon S., Gr.2, Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions Cup, Port Macquarie Cup, AJC Sydney City Lexus H., STC Nova Achiever H., WN Bull Funeral Directors H., St Marys Leagues Club H., 3d BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, STC Spring Valley Juice H., 4th VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, ATC George Main S., Gr.1, BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, ATC Warwick S., Gr.2, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, Canterbury S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2.

Grey Piranha. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

White Piranha. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

KARIOI DIXIE, by Karioi Prince. Placed at 2 in Aust. Half-sister to MUTUAL BELLE. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Jazz Fund. 8 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m, A$171,315, BTC Doomben Dollars 2YO H., QTC Australia Self Storage Strathpine H., Luminia H.-twice, BTC Triple M H., Rockhampton JC Rockhampton Newmarket H., 2d BTC Whitlams 2YO H., QTC Southside Ford H., WH Buchanan H., Bill McGovern H., BTC Southern Cross Catering H., Toni & Guy H., 3d QTC Sky Flyer H.

Royal Box. Winner at 1500m in Aust.


4th dam

SMUGGLER BELLE, by Smuggler. Unraced. Half-sister to HE'LL DO, Rebel Fire, Sumaroles, Freequently (dam of FREEQUENT). Dam of 3 named foals, all raced, inc:-

MUTUAL BELLE (Western Bay). 6 wins to 1200m, CJC Pegasus S.H., L, 3d ARC Wellington Punters Farewell, Matamata RC Fayette Park H. Producer.


5th dam

DIXIE BELLE, by Test Case. 4 wins from 6f to 9½f, ARC Introductory H., 2d ARC Jervois H., 3d Waikato RC Miller Mile H. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

HE'LL DO (Sovereign's Charm). 13 wins-2 at 2-from 500m to 2400m, A$84,030, Queensland Guineas, Gr.3, AJC Anniversary H., L, 2d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2, 3d AJC Villiers S., Gr.3.

Rebel Fire (Rangong). 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, AJC Chantal H., Ted Bartle H., 3d AJC Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

Sumaroles (Rangong). 14 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2250m, SAJC Chantilly H., Independence Day Welter H., 3d SAJC Lord Mayor's Mile H., L. Sire.

Freequently. Winner at 2000m in NZ. Dam of-

FREEQUENT (Mistral Dancer). 7 wins from 1200m to 2500m, NZ$109,555, New Zealand St Leger, Gr.3, 2d Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.3, 3d Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr.2. Dam of-

Freequence. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

I DO (No Excuse Needed). 15 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$544,475, Hawkes Bay Makfi Challenge S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.3, Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, Rotorua S., L-twice, 2d Hawkes Bay Windsor Park P., Gr.1, Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S., Gr.3-twice, Manawatu RC Flying H., L, Feilding JC Anzac H., L, Wanganui JC Challenge S., L, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, 3d BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.2. Producer.

IGGI POP (Savabeel). 5 wins from 1500m to 3200m, A$459,360, BRC Queensland Cup, L, 2d ATC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3.

Free Court. 8 wins from 1600m to 2200m, ARC East City Ford H. Dam of-

COURT RULER (Viking Ruler). Second on 2008-09 NZ 3YO Free H. (1601m+). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$145,750, A$331,570, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, 3d Taranaki RC Mason Appliances H., 4th New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.3.

Often Caught. 3 wins to 1450m, 3d VATC Nepean H. Dam of-

Seldom Caught. Unplaced. Dam of-

HI BELLE (Clangalang). 8 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$517,614, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC How Now S., Gr.3. Producer.


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