Brilliant Venture View Gallery
Age: 3 year old
Foaled: Oct 19th, 2016
Country: New Zealand
H H Wee, S K Lee, R N G (Mgr: R McCluskey), T R Pocock, Mrs I Pocock, D Owen, Ms K McKinley & City Bound Racing (Mgr: C Cooper)
Career Record: 5-1-2-0
BRILLIANT VENTURE (NZ)
|Bay Gelding||Foaled in 2016|
ZACINTO (GB) (Bay 2006-Stud 2012). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2. Out of SP Ithaca. Sire of 93 rnrs, 47 wnrs, inc. SW Ugo Foscolo (New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Secret Allure, Vassilator, Odeon, Zigwig, SP Monrecour, Son of Zac and of Miss Mandito, Charlie Horse, Navagio, Shadow King, Wize Act, Zawhip, Aerohappiness, Not Usual Talent, High Distinction, Midsummer Magic, Namjong Plus, Pickup, Strowan, etc.
IGNITE, by Yamanin Vital. Unplaced. Sister to INFERNO, half-sister to ORTEM FIRE, Ronnie, Unfurl. Dam of two named foals, both raced-
Brilliant Venture (g. by Zacinto). Winner. See below.
Press My Buttons (f. by Raise the Flag). Placed at 3 in NZ.
EMERALD FIRE, by Honor Grades. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, CJC Robbies Bar & Bistro H., Canterbury Draught H., 2d CJC Aries HD Perennial Ryegrass H., Kennels H. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-
INFERNO (Yamanin Vital). 10 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$251,088, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3-twice, 2d Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, White Robe Lodge H., 3d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L, Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, CJC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., Otago RC Cromwell Cup. Dam of-
Dante Fire. 2 wins at 2200m in 2018-19, Otago RC Dunedin City Used Cars H.
ORTEM FIRE (Gallant Guru). Joint Top Filly on the 2012-13 NZ 3YO Free H (1600m+). 5 wins from 1350m to 1600m, NZ$86,435, CJC Inglewood S., L, Southland RC Castledale at Te Runga Summer Cup, 2d Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Airfreight S., L, CJC Warstep S., L, Southland Guineas, L, 3d Otago RC Packaging Supplies H., Aakland H.
Unfurl (Raise the Flag). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$204,990, MRC Herald Sun P., Anne Billings H., 2d VRC Red Rock Deli H., MRC Thoroughbred Club H., 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Cup, L, Warrnambool Cup, L.
Ronnie (Seasoned Star). 5 wins from 2000m to 2400m, NZ$8,500, A$105,100, WATC King Brian H., Caliway H., 2d WATC Tattersall's Cup, L, 3d WATC Mortgage Force H., Bunbury RC AHA Cup.
Upclosenpersonal. 4 wins from 1350m to 1600m, Otago RC Harley's Bar & Bistro H., 3d Otago RC Fraser MacAndrew Ryan H., Sharp H. Dam of-
Gallant Defender. 3 wins at 1400m, 2200m, Otago RC Wingatui Function Centre H., Wide Span Sheds H., 3d CJC NZB South Island Sale H.
Megagem. 3 wins at 1200m, Otago RC Arthur Barnetts H., 2d CJC Al Jadeed at Berkley Stud H., Otago RC Gold Ridge Hotel H., 3d Otago RC Bob Heasley Memorial H., Dunedin Casino H. Dam of-
One More Again. 6 wins at 1200m, 1500m to 2018-19 in Macau.
Zigalong. 2 wins at 1400m, 1800m, 3d QTC CE Environmental Solutions H. Dam of-
Cannyzing (Canny Lad). 2 wins at 2, BRC Mount Franklin 2YO H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Breakfast Creek Hotel S., L, 3d BRC The Phoenix S., L, Canadian Club H., Kendrick Racing H.
Walwa. 4 wins at 1400m, 1650m, BRC GA Season Pass P., 3d BRC R&W Wilston H., Ipswich TC Queensland Times Cup.
Zigallene. Winner at 1200m in 2019-20, SCTC Sky Racing P.
Holbrook. 4 wins at 1800m, 2200m, A$77,100, to 2019-20, 2d BRC Jim Beam H., 3d GCTC Business Insurance Group H., Ipswich TC Schweppes H.
Champagne Friday. Winner at 1600m, 2d MRC (Mornington) Steller.com.au P.
Gem Fire, by Noble Bijou. 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, 2d Otago Mannequin S., L, CJC Dave & Jan Kerr H., Classic Rock C93FM H., 3d CJC 3ZB P.H., Harveys Kent Prier Real Estate H. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
Dicktator. 6 wins from 2200m to 3000m, NZ$10,825, A$131,072, QTC CEB Barnes P., MVRC Spotlight H., QTC Annette R Cramp H., 2d Queensland Cup, MRC Ben Bolt H., QTC Ascot Bar P., Avondale JC Huapai Golf Shop H., 3d Avondale JC Auckland 24 Hour Glass H.
Emerald Fire. 4 wins. See above.
FIREFLY, by Fraxinus. 9 wins from 1400m to 2400m, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3, Timaru RC Show Gate S., L, Ashburton CRC Mid-Canterbury Rugby Football Union H., Hororata RC Black & White Scotch Whisky H., Amberley Cup, Waikouaiti Cup, CJC Spring P., 2d CJC South Island 3YO Championship S., L, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Otago Mannequin S., L, North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L. Half-sister to
Gem Fire (Noble Bijou). 5 wins. See above.
Race Record: 5 Starts 1-2-0 A$34,100.
Winner at 1600m in 2019-20 in Aust.