History At A Glance

Race Record:

51 starts, 37 wins, three seconds and two thirds.

Stakemoney:

£56,425 in Australia. Won a further $US50,000 for his Agua Caliente win.

Breeding:

Night Raid – Entreaty (by Winkie).

Foaled:

Timaru, New Zealand.

Died:

Menlo Park, California, April 5, 1932.

Owners:

Messrs D. J. Davis & H. R. Telford.

Trainer:

H. R. Telford.

Colour:

Chestnut (Near red, hence his nickname “Big Red”).

Height:

17.1 hands.

Racing Colours:

1929-30 – Red jacket, black and white hooped sleeves, red cap.
1931-32 – Red jacket, green hooped sleeves, black cap.

Biggest Wins:

Agua Caliente Hcp
Melbourne Cup
Victoria Derby
AJC Derby
W. S. Cox Plate (twice)