Al Khafji


Al Khafji

Sire: New Approach

Dam: Wadaat

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Mar 1st, 2013


Pedigree

 

 AL KHAFJI (GB)

 

Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
NEW APPROACH (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
2005Park ExpressAhonooraLorenzaccio
  MatcherMatch
DamDiktatWarningKnown Fact
WADAAT (GB) ArvolaSadler's Wells
2006Shining ValeTwilight AgendaDevil's Bag
  Great RevivalKeen

NEW APPROACH (IRE) (Chestnut 2005-Stud 2009). 8 wins-5 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 456 rnrs, 271 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. Dawn Approach (Curragh National S., Gr.1), Elliptique, Sultanina, Talent, May's Dream, Beautiful Romance, Connecticut, Messi, Nearly Caught, Herald the Dawn, New Predator, Libertarian, Gamblin' Guru, Potemkin, Sword of Light, Ceisteach, Cap O'Rushes, Montsegur, Newfangled, Tha'ir, Glamorous Approach, Charlevoix, Parish Boy, etc.

 

1st dam

Wadaat, by Diktat. Winner at 1m, £10,349, €105,600, 2d Oaks d'Italia, Gr.2, 3d Sandown Distaff S., L. Half-sister to Mrs Snow. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Al Khafji (g. by New Approach). Winner. See below.

 

2nd dam

SHINING VALE, by Twilight Agenda. Unraced. Half-sister to WALZERKOENIGIN (dam of WIENER WALZER, PORT DOUGLAS, WALZERTAKT, WALZERTRAUM), Northern Revival (dam of NORTHERN CANDYRIDE). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Wadaat (Diktat). Winner. See above.

Mrs Snow (Singspiel). Winner at 2 in Germany, 2d Henkel Trial Dusseldorfer Stutenpreis, L, Cologne Preis der Spielbank Bad Neuenahr, L, 3d Milan Premio Sergio Cumani, Gr.3, Frankfurt Grosser Preis der Frankfurter Volksbank, L. Producer.

Majestic Sun. Winner at 1½m, Epsom Totepool IJF Apprentices' Derby H.

Lomitas Dream. Winner at 2, Milan Premio Alla Novella. Producer.

Peppy Miller. Winner at 2, 2d Deauville Prix de la Motte Sassy.

Bunny Lebowski. Winner at 2400m, 3d Deauville Midi Prix de Bursard.

Agent Almeida. Winner at 1600m, 2d Deauville Prix du Merlerault, Prix de la Seine Maritime, 3d Cagnes-sur-Mer Prix Joseph Collignon.

Wootton Vale. Winner at 8½f in 2016 in GB.

Ulla. Winner at 9½f in GB. Dam of-

Skyler White. 2 wins at 2100m, 2400m in 2016, Saint-Cloud Prix de Tigery.

 

3rd dam

GREAT REVIVAL, by Keen. Unplaced. Half-sister to PLAY IT SAFE (dam of VANITIES), PROVIDENTIAL, PRUDENT MANNER, Miller's Lass (dam of KAMAKURA), Popularity (dam of MAJESTIC IRISH), Population (dam of SARATOGA SPRINGS, POPULIST). Dam of 4 foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

WALZERKOENIGIN (Kingmambo). Champion Older Female in Germany in 2003 (Intermediate). Champion Older Female Miler in Italy in 2003. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, £11,000, €198,500, US$207,500, 7,000Dm. in France, Italy and Germany, Milan Premio Emilio Turati, Gr.2, Frankfurt Euro Cup, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix Chloe, Gr.3, Dusseldorfer Stutenpreis, L, 2d Belmont Flower Bowl S., Gr.1, Baden-Baden IDEE Festa Rennen, L, 3d Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.2, 4th Arlington Park Beverly D S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3. Dam of-

WIENER WALZER (Dynaformer). Champion 3YO Male Stayer in Germany in 2009. 5 wins from 2100m to 2400m, £12,105, €553,075 in Germany, Cologne Rheinland Pokal, Gr.1, Hamburg Deutsches Derby, Gr.1, Cologne Oppenheim Union Rennen, Gr.2, 2d Hamburg Grosser Preis von Lotto Hamburg, Gr.1, 3d Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, 4th Baden-Baden Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1, Hoppegarten Preis der Deutschen Einheit, Gr.3. Sire.

WALZERTAKT (Montjeu). Joint Champion Older Staying Horse in Germany in 2015. 3 wins at 2400m, 2800m, €157,550 in France and Germany, Longchamp Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, 2d Longchamp Prix Gladiateur, Gr.3, 3d Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2, Hoppegarten Oleander Rennen, Gr.3, Cologne Silbernes Band, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Balbo, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, Gr.2.

PORT DOUGLAS (Galileo). 2 wins at 2, £26,845, €118,835, Curragh Beresford S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 2d Chester Vase, Gr.3, Leopardstown Racecourse of the Year 2YO S., 4th Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1, Tipperary Canford Cliffs S., L.

WALZERTRAUM (Rahy). 5 wins from 1600m to 2100m in France, Germany, Morocco and Sweden, Munich Bavarian Classic, Gr.3, 2d Baden-Baden Preis der Sparkassen Finanzgruppe, Gr.3, Taby Swedish Open Mile, L, 3d Hoppegarten Preis der Deutschen Einheit, Gr.3, Meydan Dubal International Potline Trophy, Deauville Prix de Dozule, 4th Baden-Baden Furstenberg Rennen, Gr.3, Frankfurt Euro Cup, Gr.3.

Northern Revival. Unraced. Dam of-

NORTHERN CANDYRIDE (Candy Ride). 10 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$447,265, Hoosier Breeders Sophomore S. (3YOc&g), L, Hoosier Park Too Much Coffee S., L-twice, Indiana Downs AJ Foyt S., L, 2d Indiana Downs Governor's S., L, 4th Indiana Downs AJ Foyt S., L-twice.

 

Race Record: 7 Starts 1-0-2 £5,133.

Winner at 2, 3d Newbury Betfred TV 2YO S.