Sire: Iffraaj

Colour: Brown

Dam: Glorious Summer

Sex: Gelding

Age: 4

Foaled: Oct 23, 2015

Country: New Zealand

Career:
3: 0 - 0 - 0
Wins: 0.0%
Place: 0.0%
Prizemoney:$1,400.00

 

 PLUNGE (NZ)

 

Brown GeldingFoaled in 2015

SireZafonicGone WestMr. Prospector
IFFRAAJ (GB) ZaizafonThe Minstrel
2001PastoraleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Park AppealAhonoora
DamDansiliDanehillDanzig
GLORIOUS SUMMER (GB) HasiliKahyasi
2008Summer BreezeRainbow QuestBlushing Groom
  SuntrapRoberto

IFFRAAJ (GB) (Brown 2001-Stud 2007). 7 wins-1 at 2, Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2015-16. Sire of 1262 rnrs, 768 wnrs, 69 SW, inc. Ribchester (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Gingernuts, Jon Snow, Turn Me Loose, Rizeena, Jungle Cat, Chriselliam, Wootton Bassett, Benvenue, Fix, Serena Miss, The Black Princess, Hot Streak, Beshaayir, Mythical Magic, Ikerrin Road, Powerful Breeze, Wyndspelle, Magic Artist, etc.

 

1st dam

GLORIOUS SUMMER, by Dansili. Unraced. Blood-sister to Winter Silence (dam of ICE BREEZE, SNOW SKY), half-sister to DOCTOR FREMANTLE, Summer Shower (dam of STARBOARD), Venteuse. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Valee (f. by Savabeel). Placed at 3 in NZ.

 

2nd dam

Summer Breeze, by Rainbow Quest. Winner at 2, Saint-Cloud Prix Louqsor, 3d Deauville Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3. Sister to RAINTRAP, SUNSHACK, Hunt the Sun (dam of METEOR STORM, POLISH SUMMER, HOST NATION, MORNING ECLIPSE). Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

DOCTOR FREMANTLE (Sadler's Wells). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 8¼f to 12¼f, £252,397, €34,260, NZ$32,500, A$33,800, Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2, Newbury Arc Trial S., Gr.3, Chester Huxley S., Gr.3, Chester Vase, Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Curragh Home of the Irish Classics H., Horsham Cup, 3d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, 4th The Derby, Gr.1, Longchamp Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1, Ballarat Cup, L, Wanganui Cup, L. Sire.

Summer Shower (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 2400m, 2500m, Longchamp Prix de Viroflay, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Marigold, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Denisy, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Listman. Dam of-

STARBOARD (Zamindar). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2050m, £49,258, €82,500, 21,653Dhs, Longchamp Prix du Prince d'Orange, Gr.3, Doncaster Free Betting With Freebets.co.uk S., 2d Newmarket Orbital Food Machinery S., 4th Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Eugene Adam, Gr.2.

Predilection (First Defence). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, Newmarket James Hardie Cladding H., 2d Newbury Al Basti Equiworld 2YO S., 3d Lingfield International Trial S., L.

Venteuse (Beat Hollow). Winner at 2000m, Longchamp Prix de Chaillot, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Seine, L, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Melisande, L.

 

3rd dam

Suntrap, by Roberto. 3 wins at 2, 3d Longchamp Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Goodwood Lupe S., L, Sandown Atalanta S., L. Half-sister to NON PARTISAN, JALAAJEL, Set Fair (dam of VALENTINE GIRL), Bright Spells (dam of CLEARING). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

RAINTRAP (Rainbow Quest). Champion 3YO Stayer in France in 1993. 9 wins from 2000m to 3100m, US$1,277,814, Longchamp Prix Royal Oak, Gr.1, Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.1, Woodbine Rothmans International S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Berteux, Gr.3, Evry Prix du Carrousel, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Nimbus, L, Santa Anita Cedar Key H., L, 2d Longchamp Prix de Lutece, Gr.3, Arlington Park Stars & Stripes H., Gr.3, 3d Aqueduct Red Smith H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Carleton F Burke H., Gr.2. Sire.

SUNSHACK (Rainbow Quest). Joint Champion 2YO in France in 1993. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 3100m, US$708,262, Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Royal Oak, Gr.1, Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Jean de Chaudenay, Gr.2, 2d Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.1, Hollywood Turf H., Gr.1, Santa Anita San Luis Rey S., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix La Rochette, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de Reux, L, 3d Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Hocquart, Gr.2, Prix Niel, Gr.2, Prix de Conde, Gr.3. Sire.

Summer Breeze (Rainbow Quest). Winner. See above.

Hunt the Sun. Placed in France. Dam of-

METEOR STORM (Bigstone). 7 wins from 1600m to 2800m, €34,150, 36,800fr., US$1,412,386, Belmont Manhattan H., Gr.1, Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.2, San Luis Rey H., Gr.2, Calder WL McKnight H., Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Aveu, 2d Woodbine Canadian International S., Gr.1, Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Santa Anita San Luis Rey H., Gr.2, Belmont Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2, Toulouse Derby du Languedoc, L, 3d Hollywood Turf Cup, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix de l'Avre, L, 4th Belmont Joe Hirsch Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Saratoga Sword Dancer Invitational S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Frank E Kilroe Mile H., Gr.1. Sire.

POLISH SUMMER (Polish Precedent). 6 wins from 2000m to 2600m, £4,500, €373,240, 354,000fr., US$45,000, HK$3,700,000, 4,784,000Dhs in France and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic S., Gr.1, Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, Lyon-Parilly Prix du Grand Camp, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix d'Ellon, Chantilly Prix de Coye, 2d Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1-twice, Hong Kong Vase, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, Gr.2, Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Ferrieres, Prix du Pre Catelan, 4th Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Foy, Gr.2-twice. Sire.

HOST NATION (Grand Lodge). 3 wins at 3000m, 3100m, Longchamp Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3, Prix la Boetie, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Right Royal, L, 4th Newmarket Jockey Club Cup, Gr.3.

MORNING ECLIPSE (Zafonic). 3 wins at 2000m, Chantilly Prix de Boulogne, L, Prix du Mont Pagnotte, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Saint-Simon, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Pelleas, L, Longchamp Prix de l'Axe Majeur.

Winter Solstice (Unfuwain). Winner at 2, Deauville Prix des Marettes, 2d Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3. Dam of-

ICE BLUE (Dansili). 2 wins at 2000m, 2200m, €94,700, Saint-Cloud Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Ferrieres, 3d Longchamp Prix de Belleville.

Winter Sunrise. 2 wins at 1¼m, Newmarket JBR Leisure H. Dam of-

WINSILI (Dansili). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, £149,859, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Newbury Fillies' Trial S., L, 2d Ascot Hyperion 2YO Fillies' S., 4th Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2.

BACKCOUNTRY (Oasis Dream). 16 wins from 1150m to 1750m to 2019 in Norway and Sweden, Ovrevoll Norsk Jockeyklubs Sprintløp, L.

Winter Silence (Dansili). 2 wins at 2200m, 2700m, Deauville Prix de Coudray Rabut, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Castiglione, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Cite, 3d Chantilly Prix des Tourelles, L. Dam of-

ICE BREEZE (Nayef). Champion 3YO Stayer in France in 2017. 4 wins from 2400m to 3100m, €478,150, Saint-Cloud Prix Royal Oak, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Chaudenay, Gr.2, Prix Hocquart, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix des Orfevres, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix du Lys, Gr.3, Prix de Juigne, 3d Longchamp Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3, 4th Saint-Cloud Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Niel, Gr.2.

SNOW SKY (Nayef). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1¾m, £437,705, A$100,000, Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, Goodwood Gordon S., Gr.3, Lingfield Derby Trial S., L, 2d York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, Newbury Dubai Duty Free Golf World Cup Stallions S., 3d The St Leger, Gr.1, Newmarket NGK Spark Plugs 2YO S., 4th Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2.

 

Race Record: 3 Starts 0-0-0 A$1,400.

Unplaced.