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Sire: Mastercraftsman

Colour: Grey

Dam: Queen Cha Cha

Sex: Mare

Age: 9

Foaled: Sep 30, 2014

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Red, Green Hoops And Cap

Owners: E C Throsby & Mrs J V Throsby

24: 4 - 3 - 3
Wins: 16.7%
Place: 25.0%




Grey mareFoaled in 2014

SireDanehill DancerDanehillDanzig
2006Starlight DreamsBlack Tie AffairMiswaki
  Reves CelestesLyphard
DamHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
QUEEN CHA CHA (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
2006ChablisKingmamboMr. Prospector
  NicerPennine Walk

MASTERCRAFTSMAN (IRE) (Grey 2006-Stud 2010). 7 wins-4 at 2, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 1020 rnrs, 620 wnrs, 63 SW, inc. Ya Primo (Valparaiso Clasico El Derby, Gr.1), The Grey Gatsby, Alpha Centauri, A Raving Beauty, Amazing Maria, Kingston Hill, Danzdanzdance, Thee Auld Floozie, Off Limits, Saint Emilion, Cambridge, Valley Girl, Santa Monica, Ashiana, Luvaluva, Mime, Avay, Nombar, Sacred Master, Even Song, Thunder Lady, etc.


1st dam

QUEEN CHA CHA, by High Chaparral. Unraced. Half-sister to Pinot Grigio - Veni Vedi Vici (H.K.). Dam of five foals, all winners-

SUAVITO (f. by Thorn Park). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$1,303,550, MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2, Blamey S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Sunrise Cup, Catanach's Jewellers P., 2d VRC Hilton Hotels & Resorts S., L, MVRC Alexandra S., L, MRC Dalziel Racing Tile Importer H., 3d MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, Procal Dairies H.

SULTAN OF SWING (g. by Bachelor Duke). 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$228,125, A$39,250, to 2018-19, Waikato RC J Swap Contractors Sprint H., Gr.3, Book Your Christmas at Te Rapa H., Te Aroha JC Team Wealleans H., ARC Crombie Lockwood H., Stella Artois H., Celebrating Chenille H., PDL Iconic H., BOP RC CU at The Phoenix H., 2d ARC Baker's Son H., BOP RC Walker & Hall H., ATC Theraces H., 3d ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Trevor Eagle Memorial S., L, ATC Premier's Cup Prelude H., Rotorua RC MacMillan Accountants H., 4th ATC Winter Challenge H., L.

Chilly Cha Cha (f. by Mastercraftsman). 4 wins. See below.

Nordic (g. by Ocean Park). 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m in 2018-19, Rotorua RC Atkinson & Donaldson H., 2d Rotorua RC Carters H.

Our Drahma Queen (f. by Darci Brahma). Winner at 1400m in NZ.


2nd dam

CHABLIS, by Kingmambo. Placed at 3, 3d Haydock Glover S. Half-sister to Demeter (dam of PYRRHA), Woman in White (dam of SPECTER). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Pinot Grigio - Veni Vedi Vici (H.K.) (O'Reilly). Winner at 1400m, NZ$78,750, HK$923,750, Hawkes Bay Wine Country Lodge H., 2d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Foxton RC Castletown S., L, HKJC HK Exchanges Challenge Cup, France Galop Cup H., Centenary Challenge Cup H., 3d Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2.

Grand Cru. Winner at 2, CJC Coaster's Tavern 2YO S., 2d Otago RC Vet Equine 2YO Trophy, 3d CJC Guineas Trial.

Watch King. Winner at 1200m, 3d Waikato RC Greene Racing 2YO H.


3rd dam

NICER, by Pennine Walk. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m, £180,141, Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Kempton Masaka S., Newmarket Alington 2YO S., 3d Milan Premio Vittorio di Capua, Gr.1, 4th Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Newbury Radley S., L. Half-sister to Naxos, Nice Noble, Investment (dam of KEENELAND GOLD, FAMILY INVESTMENT), Reachout and Touch (dam of PASSING SALE, RANCHER). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Night Wolf. 5 wins at 7f, 1m in GB.

Dream Tiger. 2 wins at 1200m, 1500m in Japan.

Woman in White. Placed at 3, 2d Goodwood Taurus Waste Recycling S. Dam of-

SPECTER (Nadeem). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$291,225, VRC Henry Bucks S., L, January H., 2d MRC Zeditave S., L, Race-Tech Subzero H., Le Pine Funerals H., Seymour RC Centrebet Vase H., Benalla RC Stolz Homemaker Weary Dunlop H., 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, Heading Out Hair & Beauty S., L, VRC Apia Celebrating Greys Challenge H., MRC (Mornington) Mordialloc Sporting Club H., 4th MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1.

Demeter. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

PYRRHA (Pyrus). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, £140,595, Lingfield Chartwell S., Gr.3, Newmarket H., Future Electrical Services H., Newbury Jonathan Portman 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Tattersalls October 2YO S., 3d Goodwood Oak Tree S., Gr.3, Lingfield Chartwell S., Gr.3, Goodwood Hildon H.


4th dam

EVERYTHING NICE, by Sovereign Path. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 1¼m, York Musidora S., Gr.3, Newmarket Cherry Hinton S., Gr.3, 2d Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.2, Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, 4th Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Orchid H., Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to To-Onero-Mou, half-sister to All Hat (dam of AFFAIR OF STATE). Dam of 15 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

NICER (Pennine Walk). 3 wins. See above.

Naxos (Big Spruce). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 8½f, 3d Keystone Villager S., L. Producer.

Nice Noble (Vaguely Noble). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1500m, 3d Milan Premio Novella, L. Dam of-

Stever House. Unraced. Dam of-

KELANTAN (Cape Cross). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$35,000, 540,700Rgt., S$377,177 in NZ, Malaysia and Singapore, CJC South Island 2YO S., L, Singapore TC 3YO Challenge (3rd Leg), L.

Reachout and Touch. Unraced. Dam of-

PASSING SALE (No Pass No Sale). Champion Older Horse in Italy in 1991. 7 wins from 1950m to 2400m, 5,197,675fr., 370,400,000L., Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Prix du Prince d'Orange, Gr.3, Deauville Le Piaget d'Or, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Nimbus, L, 2d Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Jean de Chaudenay, Gr.2, 3d Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2, Deauville Grand Prix du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage, L, 4th Premio Roma, Gr.1. Sire.

RANCHER (Policeman). 2 wins at 1600m, 2450m, HKJC Queen Mother's Cup, L, 2d Longchamp Prix de Suresnes, L.

Investment. Unraced. Dam of-

KEENELAND GOLD (Rakeen). 8 wins from 1600m to 2000m, R758,020, Turffontein ACSA Benefit H., Gr.3, 2d Turffontein Premier's Cup, Gr.1, 3d Turffontein Champion S., Gr.1, Bloemfontein Thaba'nchu Sun Casino S., Gr.3.

FAMILY INVESTMENT (Play On). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, US$233,834, Woodbine Whimsical S., L, Ontario Colleen S., L.


Race Record:

4 wins from 1500m to 1850m, A$106,860, in 2017-18, ATC Floratine Glycofuze H., 3d ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3.