Keeper keeps churning out the winners!

7 Jul 2014

It's easy to see why Cambridge Stud's Group One-winning Danehill horse KEEPER has risen to the top of the New Zealand Stallion Premiership for individual winners.

The success keeps rolling in with a seven day period at the start of this month (01 to 07 July) reaping 4 winners and 8 further placegetters.

Three of Keepers winners came at home - on three different tracks around New Zealand - while he also landed further success in Hong Kong.

Here's an overview of the winners in calendar order...

04 July - Ashburton

* Give Me a Reason (Keeper ex O'Malley's Girl, by Kingdom Bay)

05 July - Te Rapa

* He's Dan (Keeper ex She's Possessed, by Deputy Governor)

05 July - Awapuni

* Bel Sorriso (Keeper ex Balbeel, by Zabeel)

06 July - Sha Tin (HK)

* Flying Keeper (Keeper ex Alicia Markova, by Entrepreneur)

For the record, the 8 placegetters during the period 01/07 July were...

* Queenofthepalace

* McConaughey

* Archippus

* Natural Nine

* Illuminati

* Hey Hey Renee

* Tihi Keepa

* Nottoobad

Keeper's overall statistics are...

* 333 individual winners (from 509 runners)

* 181 of his winners are colts or geldings

* 152 of his winners are fillies or mares

* 26 indiviudla SW (45 black type races won)

* 6 individual Group One winners 

* LEADS NZ STALLION PREMIERSHIP FOR WINNERS (58 in NZ alone so far this season)

* Joint-Leading NZ 3YO Sire by Winners (18 - equal with O'Reilly)

All statistical information courtesy of Arion Pedigrees