Vegas Knight


Vegas Knight

Sire: Declaration of War

Dam: Lycra Lass

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 5th, 2016

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Gold and Black stripes, Red sleeves and cap

Trainer's Name: Colin Little


Owners

C W Little, C E Lambourn, B A Wescott, C Demetriou, M G Joyce, P T Jurkovsky, Mrs S E Wescott, S B Maxwell, Dr W L Physick, G A Reed, Mrs N Burd, R Burd & L D Murphy


Career Record: 7-1-1-2

  • Prizemoney
    $105,140.00
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    42.9 %

Horse Description:

Introducing Lot 354 from the 2018 Karaka Sales in New Zealand.

A strapping colt out of LYCRA LASS and by impressive sire DECLARATION OF WAR.


Pedigree

 

 VEGAS KNIGHT (AUS)

 

Bay or Brown GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireWar FrontDanzigNorthern Dancer
DECLARATION OF WAR (USA) Starry DreamerRubiano
2009Tempo WestRahyBlushing Groom
  TempoGone West
DamShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
LYCRA LASS (AUS) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2006LeggingsTightsNijinsky
  LanceanumOncidium

DECLARATION OF WAR (USA) (Bay 2009-Stud 2014). 7 wins-2 at 2, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW War Correspondent. Sire of 326 rnrs, 185 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. Warning (VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Vow and Declare, Olmedo, Winning Ways, Decorated Invader, Assiro, Actress, Peace Achieved, Valdermoro, Opry, Declarationofheart, Speed Franco, Vigor Winner, Mr. Hustle, Uncle Benny, Armistice Day, Lucky Stride, Agincourt, etc.

 

1st dam

LYCRA LASS, by Shamardal. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$145,505, ATC Become an ATC Sponsor H., Bacardi Bar H., 2d ATC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., Vale Reg Hutchinson H., 3d ATC Tony & Manera Lahood H., Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Guineas. Half-sister to Ankle Biter, Legs Akimbo (dam of FERLAX). Dam of two named foals, both winners-

Vegas Knight (g. by Declaration of War). Winner. See below.

Think Cathy (f. by So You Think). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

 

2nd dam

LEGGINGS, by Tights. 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1350m to 1600m, A$165,065, SAJC Classic Mile, L, Robert A Lee S., L, Lord Mayor's Mile H., L, VATC Steeves Lumley S., SAJC Equestrian Federation H., Piper Alderman Welter H., Maxine Thomas H., Bonnetts Saddlery H., 2d SAJC Sedgwick Classic S., Gr.2, Stormy Rex H., Goldline Onions H., Legtrap Hotel Flying H., 3d Balaklava Cup, L, MVRC Scamanda H., SAJC Yalumba H., ADL Motors H., 4th VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Beechland. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Ankle Biter (Mukaddamah). 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, VRC Winning Post Enclosure H., VATC Toy Show H., 2d VATC Heatherlie H., L. Dam of-

Ankle Belle. 5 wins to 1300m, AJC Blair Athol H., 2d STC Winning Post Restaurant H., 3d AJC Bonecrusher H.

Lycra Lass. 7 wins. See above.

So Great. 2 wins at 1650m, HKJC Financial Times Index 100 H., Kagoshima H., 2d HKJC Larch H., Yat Sin H., 3d HKJC Tsang Tai Uk H.

Manoloblahniks. 5 wins to 1400m, 2d BRC St John Entertainment H.

Legs Akimbo. Unplaced. Dam of-

FERLAX (Pentire). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$411,000, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 2d MRC Memsie S., Gr.1. Sire.

Suggestions. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Dunstan Rising Star Qualfifier H., 2d CJC Mid Winter Christmas June 24 H., 3d CJC Avon City Ford H., Otago RC KB Contractors H.

 

3rd dam

LANCEANUM, by Oncidium. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m in NZ. Half-sister to DEVANTE (dam of TRAPPINGS, RECORD BREAKER), First Dawn (dam of SHE'S FUN), New Horizon (dam of SOUND HORIZON). Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

LEGGINGS (Tights). 9 wins. See above.

Beechland (Taipan II). 3 wins at 2, Avondale JC Singapore H., 3d Levin RC Ryder S., L.Died at 3.

Surfin Bird. Unraced. Dam of-

Florinda (Lord Ballina). 4 wins from 1600m to 2050m, Otaki Maori RC St Leger Trial, WRC Young's Animal Health H., 2d Manawatu RC Energy Connections H., 3d WRC New Zealand St Leger, Gr.3, ARC FAI Insurance H. Dam of-

Screen Siren. Winner at 1350m, BTC Albert Valley Properties H. Dam of-

LEADING ROLE (Darci Brahma). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1550m, NZ$147,125, to 2018-19, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, Gavelhouse.com S., 2d Manawatu RC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Hawkes Bay Reliable Man Trophy, Marton JC H & T Agronomics H., 3d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, Marton Cup, L, WRC Richardsonracing.co.nz 2YO S., Hawkes Bay Christmas at the Races H., Manawatu RC Nelson Pine Industries H., 4th CJC Canterbury S., L.

Entice. Winner at 1600m, SAJC Stuart Crystal P., 2d SAJC Pope Packaging H., 3d MRC Stan Shannon H. Dam of-

BOOM 'N' ZOOM (Dash for Cash). 4 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$292,942, Cranbourne Cup, L, MRC Zaidee's Rainbow Foundation Cup, Hyperno H., 2d VRC Roy Higgins Quality H., Hanan Displays H., 3d VRC Comedy King H., National Jockeys Trust H., MRC Slickpix Cup H., Special Dane H., St Razzle H., 4th Bendigo Cup, L.

Getty (Last Tycoon). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$107,555, M$1,038,900 in Aust. and Macau, Macau Doncaster H., AJC Kokoda 2YO H., STC Omni H., NRL Double Header H., Macau Waterford H., 2d STC Heritage S., L, 3d STC Arrowfield Stud H., Macau Calgary H., AJC Bankstown Recreational Club H.

Beach Dance. 3 wins from 1400m to 1850m in Aust. Dam of-

BELLE MIRAAJ (Iffraaj). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$142,125, Southland Guineas, L, Gore Guineas, L, Southland RC Coupland's Bakeries 2YO H., Otago RC NZB Pearl Series 2YO Bonus H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, CJC Inglewood S., L, Warstep S., L, Ray Coupland S., L, 4th Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L.

 

Race Record: 7 Starts 1-1-2 A$105,140.

Winner at 2, A$105,140, in 2018-19, 2d MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Helen Saffin H.