Night Breeze

Night Breeze

Sire: Desert Sun

Dam: Asper

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2009

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, White Stars, White Sleeves, Royal Blue Stars And Star Cap, White Pom Pom


Mrs R A Balfour, M Kelly & M Harvey

Career Record: 76-5-8-16

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    6.6 %
  • Place
    31.6 %

Horse Description:





Bay geldingFoaled in 2009

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
DESERT SUN (GB) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
DamInflateForty NinerMr. Prospector
ASPER (AUS) AddSpectacular Bid
2000Portable PowerZephyr BayBiscay
  Hairpin BendBending Away

DESERT SUN (GB) (Bay 1988-Stud 1994). 3 wins to 9f, 3d Hollywood Bel Air H., Gr.2. Champion Aust. Sire (AEI)-twice. Sire of 860 rnrs, 507 wnrs, 32 SW, inc. Sunline (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Our Egyptian Raine, La Bella Dama, Moralee, Lacey Underall, Danceinthesun, Great is Great, Strikeline, Fernandina - Super Boy (H.K.), Calorific, Salford City, Abdullah, Desert Ace, Thee Old Dragon, Dunelight, Gold in Dubai, etc.


1st dam

ASPER, by Inflate. 3 wins from 1100m to 2000m, 2d MRC Silvermoor H. Dam of one foal-

Night Breeze (g. by Desert Sun). 3 wins. See below.


2nd dam

PORTABLE POWER, by Zephyr Bay. Unplaced. Dam of 8 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Sudden Snow. Winner at 2, MVRC Functions & Events 2YO H., 3d MVRC Gillies Famous Pies H. Dam of-

Silent Alarm. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Asper. 3 wins. See above.

Kononov. Placed at 3, 3d VATC Springvale H.

Ma Ata. Unraced. Dam of-

It's Serious. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.

Tuscata. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Princess Mist. Winner at 2 in Aust.


3rd dam

HAIRPIN BEND, by Bending Away. Placed in Aust. Dam of 4 named foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Unafraid. 4 wins at 800m, 1000m, 3d AJC Martello Towers H.


4th dam

PETRUSHKA, by Adamastor. Placed at 2 in Aust. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Frosty Dawn. 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, MVRC Merri H., Tarago H., VATC Wiggle H., Sweet Nell H. Producer.

Pazin. Winner at 2, MVRC Hyperion H.


5th dam

POUPIE, by Tifinar. Unraced. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

SUNNY HOUR (Sunny Boy). 11 wins to 7¼f, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, AJC Wallacia H., Welter H., Pymble H., STC Welter H., Parramatta S., Flying H.-3 times, Ashbury S. Sire.

SLEPSIE (Star Kingdom). 6 wins from 6f to 9½f, AJC Flight S., Gr.2, Malaya H., STC Rydalmere H., AJC Novice H., STC Wednesday H., 3d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, AJC Widden S., L, VRC Wakeful S. Producer.

CHRETIEN (Chris). 19 wins from 4f to 9¼f, Innisfail Cup, L.

NAPOLEON (Genetout). 11 wins from 5f to 11f, Geelong Cup, L, MVRC Deep Creek H., Melbourne RC Harrisford Highweight H.

Christo (Chris). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, VATC Avon H., Anglesey H., Narong Welter H., 3d VATC Debutant S., L.

Lady Critique. 3 wins to 7f, WATC Highbury H., Standard H., 2d WATC Standard H., 3d WATC Meka H. Dam of-

Miss Kitty. Unraced. Dam of-

SNOWY KITTY (Denton). 11 wins to 1400m, A$129,825, WATC Belmont Sprint H., Gr.3, Aquanita S., L, Gainsborough Quality Sprint H., Cusack Welter H., Richard Ellis Management Welter H., Romulus H., Gold Casket Graduation S., 2d WATC Belmont Guineas, Gr.3, Kleenheat Gas Cup.

Girila. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

Ardennes. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

SAUNA (Loosen Up). 8 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, US$226,150, A$86,975, Golden Gate Countess Fager H., Gr.3, MVRC Leilani S., Gr.3, Canterbury Lady Canterbury H., L, 2d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Del Mar Palomar H., Gr.2, 3d Del Mar Ramona H., Gr.1, Hollywood Beverly Hills H., Gr.2, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.2. Dam of-

GARBU (Strawberry Road). 8 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$387,608, Gulfstream Fort Lauderdale H., Gr.3, GTOBA Stallion Season Auction S., L, Belmont Allowance, 2d Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Calder Tropical Turf H., Gr.3, 3d Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup S., L, 4th Keeneland Turf Mile S., Gr.2. Sire.

CLEONE (Theatrical). 6 wins, US$365,938, Churchill Downs Firecracker H., L, Pimlico Damascus H., L, 2d Keeneland Elkhorn S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Louisville H., L, 3d Laurel Washington DC International Mile S., Gr.1, Saratoga Breeders' Cup H., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.3. Sire.

Chrisanda. Unraced. Dam of-

Very Faithful. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, WATC Nursery H. Dam of-

Arpege. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m in South Africa. Dam of-

CUP HOLDER (Anono). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, R165,360, Gosforth Germiston November H., Gr.1, Vista Homes H., Newmarket TC Rosettenville H., 2d Newmarket TC Anniversary Cup, L.


Race Record: 39 Starts 3-5-10 A$65,590.

3 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2014-15, 2d SAJC Sportingbet H., City of Marion P., 3d SAJC Schweppes H., Thomas Farms H., William Hill H., Mac Drink Driving? H., Oakbank RC Hop Skip & Dump P.