Keepa Cheval the dam of Saturday’s Gr.3 Sunshine Coast Guineas winner is booked to Almanzor this season.
Bred by David Archer, Bostonian has now won 6 starts for trainer Tony Pike, with other black-type wins including the Listed Hawke’s Bay El Roca Sprint and the Listed Daybreak Lover Plate in Queensland.
Keepa Cheval is a half-sister to Archer’s mighty galloper Mufhasa, who was distinguished as the Horse of the Year in NZ in 2008/09 and with no less than 10 Gr.1 wins across Australasia.
Keepa Cheval is currently in foal to Iffraaj, the proven Gr.1 grandsire of Almanzor.
Almanzor will be available for inspections from July 31st on. To arrange a parade, please ring Scott Calder on +64 27 616 4235.