Kuroshio

B/Br 2010 15.3HH (1.60M)
By Exceed And Excel – Arctic Drift (Gone West)
$5,500 Inc GST Payment on Live Foal (conditions apply). Standing at Northwood Park, VIC
VOBIS Sires nominated
Blistering early-season juvenile speed and the class to beat older sprinters in a G2 at three. Yearlings sell for up to $70,000 and he’s covered 281 mares in the past two seasons.

Pedigree

KUROSHIO

EXCEED AND EXCEL

DANEHILL

DANZIG

NORTHERN DANCER

PAS DE NOM

RAZYANA

HIS MAJESTY

SPRING ADIEU

PATRONA

LOMOND

NORTHERN DANCER

MY CHARMER

GLADIOLUS

WATCH YOUR STEP

BACK BRITCHES

ARCTIC DRIFT

GONE WEST

MR PROSPECTOR

RAISE A NATIVE

GOLD DIGGER

SECRETTAME

SECRETARIAT

TAMERETT

NOVEMBER SNOW

STORM CAT

STORM BIRD

TERLINGUA

PRINCESS ALYDAR

ALYDAR

SUNNY MORNING

By EXCEED AND EXCEL (2000) Champion Sprinter in Australia, Newmarket H (G1), Dubai Racing Club Cup (G1), Up And Coming S (G2), Royal Sovereign S (G2), etc. Sire of 2,010 foals aged three and up, including KUROSHIO, HELMET, SIDESTEP, AMBER SKY, EARTHQUAKE, EXCELEBRATION, FLAMBERGE, GUELPH, MARGOT DID, MR STUNNING, OUTSTRIP, OVERREACH, REWARD FOR EFFORT, BURATINO, JABALI, PEARLS, WILANDER, etc.

1st dam: ARCTIC DRIFT by Gone West. Winner (1600m) at 3. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners:

KUROSHIO (c Exceed And Excel) G2 winner, see Race record.

BELIEVE’N’SUCCEED (f Exceed And Excel) Winner (1000m-1100m) at 2 and 3, Blue Diamond Prelude (f) (G3), 3rd Moomba Plate, Blue Diamond Preview (f). Dam of:

BOUNDING (f Lonhro) Champion spinter in New Zealand, Railway S (G1), Mr Tiz Trophy (G3), Gold Trail S (G3), James & Annie Sarten Memorial S (G3), The Heath 1100 S (G3), 2nd New Zealand 1,000 Guineas (G1), Diamond Sires’ Produce S (G1), Gilgai Baguette S (G2), Royal Sovereign S (G2), Matamata Breeders S (G2).

AGULHAS (f Exceed And Excel) 2 wins (1000m-1050m) at 3, Redelva S.

BEAUFORT GYRE (g Nadeem) 6 wins (1200m-1400m), 3 to 7.

AFRICAN LOVE (f Fantastic Light) 2 wins (1600m-1700m) at 4.

ALASKA (c Medaglia d’Oro) Winner (1400m) at 2.

2nd dam: NOVEMBER SNOW by Storm Cat. 8 wins (1000m-2000m), 2 to 5, Alabama S (G1), Test S (G1), Rare Perfume S (G2), 2nd Ballerina S (G1), 3rd Go for Wand S (G1). Dam of 7 winners:

November Slew (f Seattle Slew) 3 wins at 2 and 3, 2nd Sorrento S (G2). Dam of:

HIRABOKU WILD (c Wild Rush) Polaris S, Galaxy S.

Indian Snow (f A P Indy) Unraced. Dam of:

MORNING LINE (c Tiznow) Carter H (G1), Pennsylvania Derby (G2), Mervyn Leroy H (G2), 2nd Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1), Donn H (G1), 3rd Triple Bend H (G1). Sire.

Brady Baby (g Gone West) 3rd Sir Shackleton H.

Snow Kid (f Lemon Drop Kid) Placed at 2. Dam of: Daddy’s Kid (g Scat Daddy) 2nd Hill Prince S (G3), 3rd John B Connally Turf Cup S (G3); Gefest (c Shakespeare) 3rd Arlington Classic S (G3).

3rd dam: Princess Alydar by Alydar. Placed. Dam of 11 winners:

SCATMANDU (c Storm Cat) Sport Page H (G3), Leonard Richards S, 3rd King’s Bishop S (G2), Dwyer S (G2), Jerome H (G2), Cowdin S (G2). Sire.

LADY SOROLLA (f Pancho Villa) Vielle Vigne H, 2nd Las Madrinas H.

MY LAST ALIBI (f Deputy Minister) Winner at 3. Dam of:

Silver Express (g Unbridled’s Song) 2nd Barbaro S, 3rd Floor Show S.

Western Princess (f Gone West) 3rd Fashion S.

PRINCESS THE GREAT (f Alleged) Winner at 3. Dam of:

O’ KEEFE (f Be My Guest) 5 wins, 2 to 5. Dam of: MONACHESI (c Key Of Luck) Premio Botticelli, Premio Villa Borghese, 2nd Premio Roma (G1).

A Chance Of Storm (f Storm Cat) Placed at 2 and 3. Dam of:

GRASS WORLD (c Rahy) Lord Derby Challenge Trophy, 2nd Keio Hai Spring Cup (G2).

Arashi Cat (g Fusaichi Pegasus) 3rd Hollywood Prevue S (G3).

Brush Of Fortune (f Broad Brush) Dam of: LECTURING LYNN (f Pulpit) Sonoma H, Hong Kong Jockey Club H, Chariot Chaser H, 3rd British Columbia Oaks (G3).

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 6 2 1 1 -
Three 5 1 - 1 -
Total 11 3 1 2 -

At 2

1st
Blue Diamond Prelude (G3), 1100m, Caulfield, beating The Bowler, Dissident, Fast ‘N’ Rocking, Direct Charge, Marseille Roulette.
1st
Maribyrnong Trial S, 1000m, Flemington, beating Rockford, Excitable Boy, Direct Charge, Fast ‘N’ Rocking, All Rigged Up.
2nd
Blue Diamond Preview, 1000m, Caulfield, to Dissident, by a neck, beating Thermal Current, Fast ‘N’ Rocking, Excitable Boy.
3rd
Debutants S, 1000m, Caulfield, to Villa Verde, Overreach, beating Lady Lakshmi, Scandiva, Mezeray Miss.

At 3

1st
McEwen S (G2), 1000m, Moonee Valley, beating Moment Of Change, General Truce, Platelet, Freereturn, Snitzem, Umgeton.
3rd
Schillaci S (G2), 1000m, Caulfield, to Unpretentious, Pago Rock, beating Vatican, Broken, Anabaa’s Legacy, Snitzem.
Timeform 114

Best progeny

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

McEwen S (G2), 1000m, Moonee Valley, 14 September 2013
Maribyrnong Trial S, 1000m, Flemington, 06 October 2012
Blue Diamond Prelude (G3), 1100m, Caulfield, 09 February 2013

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