Sire: Shinko King

Dam: Raving

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 17th, 2011

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Pale Blue, Cerise Maltese Cross And Striped Sleeves, Striped Cap


B Connolly

Career Record: 17-6-7-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    35.3 %
  • Place
    52.9 %





Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 2011

SireFairy KingNorthern DancerNearctic
SHINKO KING (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1991Rose of JerichoAllegedHoist the Flag
  Rose RedNorthern Dancer
DamCentaineCenturyBetter Boy
RAVING (NZ) RainbeamVain
1997RagingWild RampageBletchingly
  My Learned FriendMarch Legend

SHINKO KING (IRE) (1991). 8 wins to 1800m, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Cup, L. Sire of 481 rnrs, 315 wnrs, 17 SW, inc. C'Est la Guerre (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Bramble Rose, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Shez Sinsational, Tangled, Count da Vinci, Alinko Prince, Bobo So Cute, Sebrose, Thorn Prince, Maules Creek, SP Pure Pride, Acquisto, Outback Girl and of Shining Armour, Virago Tiara, Pure Gem, Blowing Kisses, Neeson, Dreamforce, He Kin Fly, etc.


1st dam

RAVING, by Centaine. Winner at 1400m, Hawkes Bay U-Bix H., 2d WRC Ashwell Stallions H., 3d WRC More FM H. Dam of four named foals, all winners-

AZKADELLIA (f. by Shinko King). 6 wins. See below.

Bavarian (f. by Al Akbar). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Taranaki RC JD Hickman Transport H., 2d BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, WRC Artistic & Zurella Cup, Stars Sports Tours H.

Hugo - My Little Friend (H.K.) (g. by Mr. Nancho). 5 wins at 1000m, NZ$7,810, HK$5,190,450, to 2015-16 in NZ and HK, HKJC Merlion H., Wong Cup, Fairy King Prawn H., Macwhinnie Cup, 2d HKJC Lukfook Jewellery Cup, Pacific Ocean H., Great Profits H., Middle H., 3d HKJC Albert H., Yan Oi Tong Cup, Skol Cup, Fat Choi H.

Royal Rave (f. by Royal Gem). Winner at 1200m in NZ.


2nd dam

Raging, by Wild Rampage. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, Manawatu RC Sandhaven 2YO H., 2d Avondale JC Waipareira Trust H., 3d Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, WRC Trax Tavern H. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners-

Raving. Winner. See above.

Little Big John. 4 wins at 1300m, 1500m in Macau.

Irish Magnate. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Flaring. Placed at 3 in NZ.

Storming. Unraced. Dam of-

Barstorm. 3 wins at 1200m, Levin RC Chainey's H., Marton JC Farmers Transport H., 3d ARC Simply Squeezed H.


3rd dam

MY LEARNED FRIEND, by March Legend. Raced twice. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Raging (Wild Rampage). 4 wins. See above.

Gifted Guru. 4 wins to 1400m, AJC Julia Ross Personnel H., 2d AJC Persimmon H., STC Payroll Specialists H., 3d AJC Hyperno H., STC Truscott's Toyota H.

Head of Chambers. 3 wins at 1600m, 3d ARC Resolution H. Dam of-

British Made. 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$76,518, ARC Speights H., TJ McKee Trophy, Waikato RC Turners Auctions Stayers P., 2d ARC Auckland Cup Prelude, Cambridge JC National Hotel H., ARC Radio Sport H., Speights H., Mink Café H., Royal Oak TAB 3YO S., Avondale JC Fruit World H., BOP RC First Sovereign Trust H., Counties RC Pub Charity H.

Be British. Winner at 1400m, 3d Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier.

Mi Bu Bu. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Sunday Stroll. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Otago RC Lindauer H., 3d CJC See U Premier Raceday H., Otago RC Dunedin Casino H., Radio Network Clients H.

Isle be Judge. 3 wins at 2600m, 3200m in NZ and Aust.

Kingsford Smith. Winner at 1400m, 3d Manawatu RC Blackbull Steakhouse H.


4th dam

ABLE JULIE, by Arragon. Unplaced. Half-sister to CYRON, MARKABLE. Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Bar the Shouting. 7 wins from 2000m to 5000m, NZ$36,935, A$162,400, VRC Dominant Grand National S/chase, 2d VRC Dominant Grand National S/chase, 3d ARC Great Northern Hurdle, VRC Dominant Grand National Hurdle.

Ghidiro. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, ARC June H., Avondale Futurity H.


5th dam

Able Susan, by Able Seaman. 5 wins at 7f, 1m, Avondale JC Spring H., President's H., 3d ARC President's H., L. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

CYRON (Cyrus). 20 wins-3 at 2-from 900m to 2000m, NZ$1,430, £4,200, A$93,680, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, Australian Cup, Gr.1, Blamey S., Gr.2, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Blamey S., Gr.2, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, 3d AJC George Main S., Gr.1, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.2, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.2. Sire.

MARKABLE (Bellborough). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, ARC Islington H., L, 2d ARC Royal S., L, Cornwall H., L, 3d ARC Wills Championship S., Gr.1.


Race Record:

6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$6,250, A$1,582,950, to 2015-16, ATC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Yellowglen P., Pakenham RC Dad & Dave's Turf H., 3d ATC Doncaster H., Gr.1, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1.