Sire: Iffraaj

Dam: Western Star

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 28th, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Pink & Silver Quarters, Pink Sleeves & Pink Cap With Silver Stars


Ms J M Campin, J R Frew, Mrs S E Hanna & N P Randles

Career Record: 24-2-4-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    8.3 %
  • Place
    41.7 %





Bay horseFoaled in 2013

SireZafonicGone WestMr. Prospector
IFFRAAJ (GB) ZaizafonThe Minstrel
2001PastoraleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Park AppealAhonoora
DamHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
WESTERN STAR (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
2007Alberton StarStylish CenturyDouble Century
  Alberton LassAdios

IFFRAAJ (GB) (Brown 2001-Stud 2007). 7 wins-1 at 2, Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2015-16. Sire of 1022 rnrs, 616 wnrs, 57 SW, inc. Ribchester (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Turn Me Loose, Rizeena, Chriselliam, Wootton Bassett, Gingernuts, Jon Snow, Benvenue, Fix, Serena Miss, The Black Princess, Hot Streak, Wyndspelle, Jungle Cat, Magic Artist, Muffri'ha, Kisses, Forjatt, Melt, etc.


1st dam

WESTERN STAR, by High Chaparral. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to LADY ALBERTON, ALBERTON PARK. Dam of three named foals, all raced, inc:-

WYNDSPELLE (c. by Iffraaj). 2 wins. See below.


2nd dam

ALBERTON STAR, by Stylish Century. Second top filly on The 1999-2000 NZ 2YO Free H. 4 wins at 2, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.2, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Juvenile H., 3d ARC Pinto Bonecrusher Club 3YO H. Half-sister to SIR ALBERTON, STRAUSSBRIDGE (dam of TE AKAU ROSE), Alberton Magic (dam of MAGIC BRIAR). Dam of 10 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

LADY ALBERTON (Golan). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$105,575, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, BOP RC Zest 2000 3YO H., 2d Waikato RC Star Way S., L, BOP RC Eric Pinker Memorial H., Hawkes Bay Bay Ford 3YO H., 3d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Counties Challenge S., L, Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 3YO H., 4th WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2. Producer.

ALBERTON PARK (Thorn Park). 7 wins to 1350m, A$399,700, ATC June S., L, Australian Turf Club H., BRC Strategic Airlines P., Lot 573 at Magic Millions H., Montrose Access Ownit Homes H., Events P., Mimiki Foundation H., 2d ATC Triscay S., L, BRC Bright Shadow H., L, Ormiston College H., Race-Tech Australia H., QTC Mothers Day-The Sky Restaurant 2YO H., 3d ATC Wenona Girl H., L, Nivison S., L, BRC Ormiston College Quality H., Bollinger H., 4th ATC Breeders Classic, Gr.2. Producer.

Red Square. 4 wins at 1200m, 1600m, ARC Winning Edge H., Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., MRC Always There H.

Golan Star. 3 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Manawatu RC Hotel Coachman H., 2d Waikato RC Fortuna Thoroughbred Syndicators H., Complete Construction H., 3d ARC APN Print H., Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier. Producer.


3rd dam

ALBERTON LASS, by Adios. Placed in NZ. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SIR ALBERTON (Red Tempo). Third on The 1990-91 NZ 3YO Free H. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$213,900, A$14,500, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Taumarunui Cup, L, ARC Guineas Trial, L, Wrightson Bloodstock Sprint S., 2d Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Wanganui Guineas, L, Waikato RC Guineas Trial, L, ARC Parnell H., Avondale JC East Tamaki Bowling Club H., 3d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, ARC Paykel Engineering Supplies H.

ALBERTON STAR (Stylish Century). 4 wins. See above.

STRAUSSBRIDGE (Straussbrook). 2 wins at 2, Counties Challenge S., L. Dam of-

TE AKAU ROSE (Thorn Park). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$131,335, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Wanganui JC Fillies' S., L, 3d Gore Guineas, L. Producer.

Alberton Princess (Golan). 2 wins at 1400m, Counties RC Briscoes Pukekohe H., 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, ARC Piazza d'Oro H., Avondale JC Equine Veterinary Services 2YO H. Dam of-

TALARIA (O'Reilly). Winner at 2 in 2016-17, Counties RC Murdoch Newell S., L.

Dancing Bridges (Danske). Winner at 2, STC Vodka Cruiser 2YO H., 2d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, 3d AJC TL Baillieu H., L. Dam of-

TESTARHYTHM (Testa Rossa). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, A$342,250, Gosford RC Takeover Target S., L, ATC Latch-On Education Program H., Perfection Fresh H., 3d STC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3.

Alberton Rose. 3 wins at 1200m, Avondale JC Carol's TAB & Deli's Bar H., Waikato RC Ready to Run Sale H. Dam of-

CAVALRY ROSE (Charge Forward). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, A$437,750, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, ATC Inglis 2YO Classic, Styletread.com.au 2YO H., 2d ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2, 4th MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, ATC Reginald Allen H., L.

Tichiba. Unplaced. Dam of-

Roses for Claire (Clang). 4 wins from 1200m to 1650m, A$75,510, TTC Win a Mitsubishi Colt H., 2d TTC Foot & Playsted H., 3d TTC Vamos S., L-twice.

Alberton Magic. Unraced. Dam of-

MAGIC BRIAR (Thorn Park). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$81,975, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy, L, Matamata RC Rich Hill 3YO H., Waikato RC Brown Pennell H., Marilyn Kent Memorial 2YO H., 3d Cambridge JC Maneline Cambridge H.


Race Record: 21 Starts 2-4-6 NZ$169,775, A$149,440.

2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, NZ$169,775, A$149,440, to 2016-17, Waikato Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato RC Foster Maintain 2YO H., 2d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Paris Lane H., L, MRC Ladbrokes National Jockey Trust H., 3d VRC Cantala S., Gr.1, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.2, MRC John Dillon S., L, Whangarei RC Northland Breeders S., L, ARC Conveyancing Shop Lawyers H.