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1st Winner For Shuttler Iffraaj
NZ Haunui Farm shuttler Iffraaj (Zafonic-Pastorale, by Nureyev) celebrated his 1st winner when 2YO colt Nasharra (ridden by Jamie Spencer for trainer Kevin Ryan) won over 5 furlongs at Leicester in the UK. Timeform's highest rated 'speed horse' of 2006, Iffraaj is a three-time Gr2-winner and was Gr1-placed in the prestigious July Cup. He is out of a half-sister to leading Darley sire Cape Cross, and his oldest southern hemisphere crop are weanlings. Iffraaj will stand his third season at Haunui Farm in 2010 for a fee of $10,000 + GST and will serve a limited book of 120 mares.