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Sire: High Chaparral

Dam: Nextess

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 31st, 2014

Country: Australia


P L Bennett, Mrs Y E Hunt, Mrs S Bansemer-Brown & Mrs V Huntley

Career Record: 9-1-1-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    11.1 %
  • Place
    33.3 %





Brown geldingFoaled in 2014

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1999KasoraDarshaanShirley Heights
DamStratumRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
NEXTESS (AUS) BourgeoisLuskin Star
2009Regal TessBluebirdStorm Bird
  Knight's ContessaEldag

HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) (Bay 1999-Stud 2004). 10 wins-2 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire (AEI) twice. Sire of 1619 rnrs, 1004 wnrs, 112 SW, inc. So You Think (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Dundeel, Shoot Out, Monaco Consul, Rekindling, Contributer, Toronado, Wigmore Hall, Lucky Lion, Free Eagle, Ace High, Descarado, Tivaci, Redwood, Charmont, Fenway, High Jinx, Hiyaam, Montoya's Secret, Pondarosa Miss, Wrote, Joanna, Enaad, Western Hymn, etc.


1st dam

NEXTESS, by Stratum. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d VRC Ken Cox 2YO H. Dam of one named foal-

High 'n' Dry (g. by High Chaparral). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

Regal Tess, by Bluebird. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$89,350, VRC Reganza H., Orsay H., 2d MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, 3d VRC Waltzing Lily H., L. Dam of 2 foals, both raced-

Nextess. 2 wins. See above.

Knight Vision. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Scotopia. 2 wins at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.


3rd dam

Knight's Contessa, by Eldag. 3 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$99,700, MVRC BBA Sandown Lodge Stud H., VATC Murray H., VRC Walsh & Associates H., 2d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3, VRC Honda Prelude H., L, 3d MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3, STC Baguette Welter H., VATC Grace Darling H., 4th VRC Milady S., L. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Regal Tess (Bluebird). 3 wins. See above.

Alpine Countess. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

O'Loughlin. Winner at 1100m in 2016-17, 3d TRC Great Northern Super Crisp H.

Kiss My Ice. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Quick Freeze. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Count Tirol. Placed at 3 in Aust.

Knight's Opera. Placed, 3d SAJC Newmarket Insurance Brokers H.


4th dam

KNIGHT'S EMPRESS, by Our Knight. Winner in U.S.A. Half-sister to MR. ELDAG. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Knight's Contessa (Eldag). 3 wins. See above.

Miss Billich. 3 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VRC G&I Cablelayers H., VATC Forina H. Dam of-

Flirtini. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Altradot. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Loving Empress. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Mapsos Pride. Winner in U.S.A.

Knight's Fair Lady. Raced twice. Dam of-

Pindarri Affair. 3 wins at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Silver Slippers. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Honour Your Lady. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Mr Brittas. 3 wins at 1000m, 1300m in Aust.

Garros. 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust.

Fast Me Thinks. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Reverenda. Winner at 1600m in Aust.


5th dam

EMPEROR'S CHOICE, by Young Emperor. 4 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to PRINCESS TIARA (dam of WHAT A GUEST, INFANTRY). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

MR. ELDAG (Salem). 15 wins, Lincoln Governor's Cup, L, 2d Fonner Speed H., L.

Emperor's Gold. 8 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Decorated Emperor. 23 wins in U.S.A.

Northrop's Choice. 2 wins in U.S.A.

Empress of Gold. Winner in U.S.A.

Decorated Empress. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Wardship. 10 wins to 6f in U.S.A.

Decorated Court. 8 wins from 6f to 8¼f, US$207,607, Aqueduct Allowance.

Right of Way. 7 wins from 5½f to 1m, Belmont Allowance.

Kings Empress. 6 wins to 6½f, US$248,874, Aqueduct Allowance-twice, Belmont Allowance. Dam of-

Verse Choir. 7 wins at 6f, 7f, US$209,197 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Messiah. Winner at 1m in 2018 in U.S.A.

Uncle Mace. Winner at 5½f in 2018 in U.S.A.

Cameo Lady. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 5½f in U.S.A.

Find the Money. 3 wins to 7f to 2017 in U.S.A.

Sweet Candy. 3 wins at 4f, 7½f to 2017 in U.S.A.

Smart Like a Fox. Winner at 6f in 2017 in U.S.A.

Due the Empress. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Empress Maria. Winner at 2 in U.S.A.

Jewelled Empress. 6 wins at 6f in U.S.A.

Worthy Wager. 5 wins at 6f, 8½f in U.S.A.

Costly Countess. 4 wins from 6f to 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Costly Approval. 6 wins from 5½f to 8¼f in U.S.A. and Puerto Rico.

Costly Castle. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, Belmont Allowance-twice.

Silver Hostess. 2 wins at 8¼f in U.S.A.

Crown Land. 3 wins at 5½f, 6f in Canada.

Ceres Emblem. 3 wins at 1400m in Japan.

Austrian Empress. 3 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A.

Empress Eugenie. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Dream Train. 2 wins at 2 in U.S.A.

Howgreatthouare. Winner at 1200m in Jamaica.

Perrault's Gold. Unraced. Dam of-

Jette Aye Gold. 6 wins-1 at 2-at 6f in U.S.A.

Jinks Prospector. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A.

Frank's Date. Winner in U.S.A.

My Girl Marion. Winner at 2 in U.S.A.

Perrault's Choice. 4 wins in U.S.A.

Regal Choice. 3 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A.

Knight's Empress. Winner. See above.

Young Miracle. Unraced. Dam of-

Emperor's Miracle. 2 wins in U.S.A.


Race Record: 4 Starts 1-0-0 A$16,060.

Winner at 1600m in 2017-18, MRC Polytrack P.