Name The Day

Name The Day

Sire: Host

Dam: Thorpedo

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 30th, 2009

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, Lime Hoops, Hooped Cap


Halo Racing Services Pty Ltd (Mgr: C B McKenna), Ms J M Thomson, M Sowerby, S Millar, M Millar, M Stewart, G Handbury, L McCluskey, D Byrne, A Egan, A McGillvray, T Ginnane, M Johnston & S Wittmann

Career Record: 20-6-4-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    30.0 %
  • Place
    25.0 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2009

SireHussonetMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
HOST (CHI) SacahuistaRaja Baba
2000Colonna TraianaRoyFappiano
DamThunder GulchGulchMr. Prospector
THORPEDO (AUS) Line of ThunderStorm Bird
  Mapperley HeightsSir Tristram

HOST (CHI) (Chestnut 2000-Stud 2008). 10 wins-3 at 2, Keeneland Turf Mile S., Gr.1. Sire of 111 rnrs, 70 wnrs, inc. SW Philippi - Vanilla (H.K.) (MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2), Hosting and of Hong Kong Captain, Anfitriona, Host of the Party, Mighty Like, Thors Bolt, House of Stars, Marli Magic, Who You Know, Flying Hostess, Lika Shadow, Lizana, Miss it and a Bit, Name the Day, Player One, Surprise Us, Tronador, Tuff Host, Aether, Livermore, etc.


1st dam

THORPEDO, by Thunder Gulch. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d VRC Super Value Raceday 2YO H., MVRC F Burn 3YO H., 3d MVRC 101.1 TTFM H. Half-sister to Secret Scandal. Dam of eight named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Speedy Rossa (f. by Testa Rossa). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$296,390, VRC Bruce Gadsden H., True Version H., MRC Snitzel H., VRC Madeleine & Michaela Spano H., 2d VRC Northland P., MRC Jayco H., Carlton Draught H., SAJC Skycity Adelaide H., 3d VRC Williamstown Hospital H., 4th VRC Maybe Mahal P., L. Dam of-

Lil Red Corvette (Henny Hughes). Winner at 2, MRC Swift Signs H., 3d VRC Herald Sun Superracing S., L, MRC Event Landscaping Solution 2YO H.

Speed to Bern. Winner at 2000m in Aust.

Name the Day (g. by Host). 3 wins. See below.

Mann Almighty (g. by Manner Hill). 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m in Aust.

She's a Mann Eater (f. by Manner Hill). Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Cherokee Lady (f. by Sequalo). Placed at 3 in Aust.


2nd dam

Espresso, by Bletchingly. 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$137,460, BATC Bollinger H., QTC Contere H., Analie H., Don Hill-Smith H., Lift H., Reg McCallum H., Air France H., 2d BATC Bernborough H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, AJC Kista H., Qld Tatt's RC Crown Lager H. Sister to Mapperley's Star, half-sister to Norman Invasion. Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Secret Scandal (Scandal Keeper). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$120,450, WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Jesse Jacobs for Cannington H., 2d WATC Burgess Queen S., L, Westspeed 3YO H.-twice, Crown Perth Sprint H., Westspeed H., 3d WATC Belgravia S., L, Supremacy S., L, Westspeed Sprint H., 4th WATC Gimcrack S., L.

Unwind. 5 wins to 1400m, 324,249Rgt. in Malaysia, 2d Selangor TC Collistar Special Perfect Body S.

African Mist. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

Misty Rocket. 11 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$96,500 in Aust.

La Minita. Unplaced. Dam of-

Ambassador. 3 wins from 1400m to 1900m, AJC Valentine's Day at Randwick H., STC Group One Membership H., 3d AJC Botany Bay H., Rising Prince H., Little Bay H.


3rd dam

MAPPERLEY HEIGHTS, by Sir Tristram. Joint third top filly on The 1983-84 Australasian 3YO Classification. 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 2500m, NZ$11,565, A$266,900, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Avondale JC Classic S., Gr.3, SAJC Rain Lover P., Gr.3, VATC Royal Show H., L, SAJC Bonfield H., Waikato RC Nursery H., 2d AJC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VATC Sandown Cup, Gr.2, MVRC Carlton Draught S., L, Pinjarra RC Millionaire Sires' S., L, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, 4th WATC Perth Cup, Gr.1, STC Storm Queen S., Gr.2, WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, SAJC Yalumba Classic Mile H., L, VATC Catanach's H., L. Sister to ROYAL HEIGHTS, three-quarter-sister to NOBLE HEIGHTS. Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Mapperley's Star (Bletchingly). 3 wins at 1200m, 2000m, A$139,300, VRC Regent Hotel H., SAJC Adelaide Motors BMW H., 2d VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, SAJC Tokyo City Cup, Gr.3, 3d VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2, Schweppes Cup, L. Sire.

Espresso (Bletchingly). 8 wins. See above.

Norman Invasion (Star Way). Winner at 1800m, SAJC Pick the Tick H., 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L, Super Legend Cricket Bat H.

Mappingly. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, A$153,075, VRC Rack & File H., Stormy Rex H., Sunsmart Cover Up H., VATC Luskin Star H.

Celeste. Unplaced. Dam of-

Set Up (Spinning World). 3 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$128,950, AJC San Miguel H., Schweppes H., 3d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BTC Rough Habit P., L.

Pomme de Here. Winner at 2, MRC April 2YO Fillies H., 4th MVRC Alexandra S., L. Dam of-

Ghost Street (California Dane). 4 wins to 1400m, 436,909Rgt. in Malaysia, Penang TC Malaysia 3YO Championship Heat 2, Perak TC Malaysia 3YO Championship Final, 3d Penang TC Malaysian Magic Millions Classic, L.


Race Record: 9 Starts 3-2-0 A$55,620.

3 wins from 1400m to 1800m, SAJC Anthony Scopelitis Memorial H., 2d SAJC P&R Electrical H., MRC Sportius Global Events H.