Real Saga

Real Saga races into Eureka in 2017 season
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Real Saga NEWS

Proven sire Real Saga (Tale Of The Cat x Windy Kate by Air Express), will this season stand at Eureka Stud.

Formerly of Glenlogan Park the three time Champion Qld 2YO Sire who has finished in the top 12 on the Australian 2YO Sires table in three of the last four seasons will stand at a fee of $9,900 inc gst with a live foal guarantee.

A naturally talented racehorse, REAL SAGA has produced a 2YO Magic

Millions Classic winner, Real Surreal, G3 ATC Adrian Knox winner Candelara,

as well winners of the Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic, Listed Mode Plate,

Listed Phoenix Stakes, Listed Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic and G1

place getters in the ATC Australian Oaks and JJ Atkins Stakes, with progeny

earnings over $10 million

Being the perfect outcross for Danzig and Danehill-line mares he compliments the Eureka stallion rank.  

Service fee $9,900 with a live foal guarantee. 





Bay horse   Foaled in 2006

Sire Storm Cat Storm Bird Northern Dancer
TALE OF THE CAT (USA)   Terlingua Secretariat
1994 Yarn Mr. Prospector Raise a Native
    Narrate Honest Pleasure
Dam Air Express Salse Topsider
WINDY KATE   Ibtisamm Caucasus
2000 Kate be Good Semipalatinsk Nodouble
    Kaoru Katie Kaoru Star

TALE OF THE CAT (USA) (Bay 1994-Stud 1999). 5 wins, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.2. Champion USA Sire of 2YOs, 2003. Sire of 1920 rnrs, 1412 wnrs, 103 SW, inc. Stopchargingmaria (Breeders' Cup Distaff, Gr.1), Gio Ponti, She's a Tiger, Glamour Puss, Tale of Ekati, Lion Heart, Tell a Tale, My Trusty Cat, Gathering, Cat Moves, Falkirk, A Shin Top, Favorite Tale, Forty Tales, Real Saga, Trusting, Be Gentle, Appealing Tale, Benzini, etc.


1st dam

Windy Kate, by Air Express. 3 wins at 2, A$177,250, BTC Toll North 2YO H., QTC JC Clark 2YO H., 2d BTC Golden S., L, MVRC Alexandra S., L, BTC Air New Zealand 2YO H., 4th QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, BTC Champagne Classic, Gr.3. Half-sister to ANOTHER WARRIOR. Dam of one foal-

REAL SAGA (c. by Tale of the Cat). 4 wins. See below.


2nd dam

KATE BE GOOD, by Semipalatinsk. 4 wins from 1350m to 2200m, BATC Carrington H., QTC Sky Ace H., 2d QTC Qantas 70th Birthday H., Born to be Queen H., 3d BATC Luskin Star H., QTC Minto Crag H. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

ANOTHER WARRIOR (Brave Warrior). 8 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$690,200, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, BTC Wyndham Estate Bin 111 Verdelho H., AM Giles & Co H., QTC Mercedes-Benz A-Class H., Evasion H., 2d MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, MRC Naturalism S., L, Lord S., L, BTC Muscular Dystrophy We Buy Debt H., WAAAF Presidents H., Eurest H., 3d STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, BTC Labour Day Cup, Gr.3, VRC Paris Lane S., L, QTC Villanova OBA H., 4th QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, STC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, GCTC Goldmarket H., L. Sire.

Windy Kate (Air Express). 3 wins. See above.

Kingkoben. Winner at 1400m.

Raise 'n' Toast. Winner at 1500m.

Katieann. Winner at 1200m, 3d BTC Coca-Cola H.


3rd dam

KAORU KATIE, by Kaoru Star. Placed. Dam of 3 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Kate be Good. 4 wins. See above.

Marantz. 7 wins to 1400m.


4th dam

I'M A CHARMER, by Trictrac. Placed. Dam of 2 foals, both raced, inc:-

Kaoru Katie. See above.


5th dam

MISS HAGEN, by Copenhagen II. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Paddy's Sister (dam of SHANKHILL LASSVOLI DREAM), half-sister to UMPAHTaumai. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Game Viking. 6 wins from 1400m to 1800m.

Penhagen. 3 wins to 1500m.

Help Me. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m.

Courante. 2 wins at 2 in NZ. Dam of-

Sincerely Yours. 6 wins from 1900m to 3100m in NZ and Aust.

Templer Prince. 4 wins from 1400m to 1650m in NZ and Aust.

Serious. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m.

Ross Poldark. Winner at 2 in NZ.

Tasman Flight. Winner at 1400m. Dam of-

Russia With Love. 3 wins at 1200m, 1250m. Dam of-

Lynnjan. 3 wins at 1500m, 1550m, STC Woodford H., Brookvale Probus Club H., 2d AJC Simon Poidevin H., STC Wenona Girl H., Sydney Racing H., Kiama Bowling & Recreation Club H., Horizon at Mission Beach H., 3d STC Colyton H., Parramatta Leagues Club H.

Abbey Vale. Winner at 1400m, 2d ARC Haunui Farm Sires' H. Dam of-

Daltoray. Winner at 1200m, 3d WRC Happy Birthday Craig & Kim S.

Foxton Flyer. Winner at 1400m in NZ.

Caveat. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Miss Virginia. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d Otago RC Royal Tavern H., 3d CJC Halswell Tavern H. Dam of-

Virginia Son. Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Comedy Act. 2 wins at 1400m, 2d ARC Aircall Services H., Matamata RC Mr Tiz Novice H., Summit Equine Services Novice H., 3d Matamata RC Sincerity Drycleaners Ltd Novice H.

Sefton Star. Winner at 2 in NZ.

Jurisprudence. Winner at 1950m.

Lovoli. Placed. Dam of-

Hagan's Gold. Winner at 850m.

I'm a Charmer. See above.


Race Record: 6 Starts 4-1-0 A$764,950.

4 wins at 2, A$764,950, STC Todman S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, AJC Breeders' P., L, Hula Chief 2YO H., 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1.


REAL SAGA (AUS) 2006 Bay colt
by Tale of the Cat - Windy Kate, by Air Express


(in Australia)

Age Runs 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2 6 4 1 - A$764,950
Totals: 6 4 1 - A$764,950
At 2 : STC Todman S., Gr.2 (1200m beating Phelan Ready and Purdey), MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3 (1100m beating Reward for Effort and Starspangledbanner), AJC Breeders' P., L (1000m beating Winter King and Onemorenomore), Hula Chief 2YO H. (1000m), 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1 (1200m to Reward for Effort and beating Maka Ena), 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1 (1200m)


Leading Progeny for (stats up until 1/05/2017)


REAL SAGA (AUS) 2006 Bay colt
by Tale of the Cat - Windy Kate, by Air Express


Sire Summary

Named Foals Starters Winners Wins Placings SW (GW) Earnings AEI
348 266 141 335 668 5 (1) over $10m. 1.01
per foals 76.4% 40.5% 1.0 1.9 1.4% (0.3%) $31,039  
  per starters 53.0% 1.3 2.5 1.9% (0.4%) $40,607  

REAL SAGA 4 wins at 2, A$764,950, STC Todman S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, AJC Breeders' P., L, Hula Chief 2YO H., 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. He entered stud in Aust. in 2009. Sire of 266 progeny to race, 141 winners (53.0%), earnings of over $10 million, 5 stakes winners, 7 stakes placegetters, inc.



CANDELARA (11f, Jade Hunter, County). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m, A$317,635, ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, Significant Prelude 2YO H., 2d ATC Reginald Allen H., L, 3d ATC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, City Tattersalls Inglis Bonus H., TAB Early Quaddie H., NSW Tatt's RC TAB Supports Jockey Trust H.

REAL SURREAL (10f, Mossman, Bataan). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1350m, A$1,408,750, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, L, Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L, BRC Broncos 2YO H., Sirromet Love Sparkling 2YO H., 2d ATC Surround S., Gr.2, BRC Just Now H., L, 3d BRC New Sky Racing Iphone App 2YO H., 4th ATC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, BRC Bright Shadow H., L.

SECRET SAGA (12f, Lion Hunter, Zeditave). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m to 2015-16, A$385,700, BRC Mode P., L, Gary Palmer Memorial 2YO H., Stanley RVR Thoroughbreds 2YO H., Best Security H., Bronxnation H., 2d BRC Kangaroo Bus Lines H., 3d BRC Bribie H., L.

SAGARONNE (12f, Oarsman, Sea Road). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m to 2015-16, A$288,100, BRC The Phoenix S., L, Membership H., 2d BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, 4th Qld Tatt's RC Daybreak Lover S., L.

REAL GOOD (12g, Johan Cruyff, Splendent). Winner at 2, A$152,200, SCTC Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic, L, 2d BRC Brisbane Marriott Hotel 2YO H., GCTC First National 2YO H., Ipswich TC Sirromet Wines Bundamba 2YO P., SCTC Rent to Own Cars 2YO H., 3d BRC HLB Mann Judd 2YO H., SCTC Stanley River Thoroughbreds H., XXXX Gold H.

Stroak (11f, Redoute's Choice, Rory's Jester). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$167,300, BRC Teldaco 2YO H., Duporth Tavern H., 2d BRC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3, 3d BRC Gold Edition P., L.

Epic Saga (10g, Flying Spur, Khozaam). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1850m to 2015-16, A$144,380, 2d VRC UCI S., L, MRC Inglis Bonus 3YO H., VRC Dorevitch Pathology H., 3d MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, Mitavite 2YO H., Racing Victoria Off the Track P., Geelong RC 150th Anniversary Cup.

Sagatona (11f, Puissance, Prince Echo). Winner at 1200m in 2015-16, 2d GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, Gr.3, 3d BRC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Breakfast Creek Hotel 2YO H., GCTC Magic Millions P.

Choose a Saga (10g, Choisir, Mukaddamah). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$182,850, BRC Charity Admin 2YO H., Mittys 2YO H., 2d BRC Gold Edition P., L, SCTC Shadforths Civil H., 3d BRC Coca-Cola Amatil H.-twice, Kedron-Wavell Services Club 2YO H., Tennis Brisbane 2YO H., SCTC RCQ Bruce McLachlan 2YO Classic.

Sylpheed (13f, Strategic, Last Tycoon). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m to 2016-17, A$79,500, MRC Blue Star Group H., 2d SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, 3d ATC Pluck at Vinery 2YO H.

Kirabo (12g, Snowland, Mukaddamah). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in 2015-16, 3d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L.

Easy Drama (11g, Last Tycoon, Lord Seymour). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m to 2016-17, A$180,083, VRC VOBIS Gold Ingot 2YO S., 2d ATC TAB Place Multi H., 3d MRC Redoute's Choice S., L.

Hot Saga (10g, Flying Spur, Proud Truth). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m to 2015-16, A$346,600, BRC Bundaberg Distilling Company H., Bottle-O H., Girls Day Out Raceday H., SCTC Pryde's Easifeed H., K Smith & Son Jewellers H., 2d BRC Sky Racing H., GCTC Ladies Day H., 3d GCTC Origin Jockey Series H., Rockhampton JC Namara & Coal Dust Brangus H.

Outback Saga (11f, Testa Rossa, Aspect). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1250m to 2016-17, A$240,575, BRC Nugrow H., ATC Hyland Race Colours H., Rockhampton Mayor's P., Rockhampton JC Lifestyle Expo P., Rocky Amateurs Bracelet H., Gala Ball Raceday H., G&L Dunnett Plasterboards H., 2d SCTC BOQ Mooloolaba H., White's IGA H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC GH Mumm H., SCTC Wear in Business H., Rockhampton JC South Geldard Lawyers H., Callaghan Park Functions H., J&C Legh Engineering H., 4th BRC Queensland Day P., L.

Real Mean (10g, Danzero, Quiet American). 8 wins from 1200m to 1700m to 2016, 263,035Rgt., S$30,532, Selangor TC Open S., 2d Singapore TC Royal Captain Initiation P.

You Did What (10g, Show a Heart, Canadian Silver). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$191,000, BRC LED Super Screens 2YO H., SCTC Summerveld Racing Stables H., BRC Farewell Eagle Farm Track P., Sky International H., 3d BRC AIW Printlink 2YO H., Stanley River Thoroughbreds H., Iona College Old Boys H.

Saga Miss (12f, Jet Spur, Bao Lack). 5 wins from 1600m to 1850m in 2016-17, A$112,100, GCTC Sky Racing H., BRC Hillross Montefiore & Co P., Don Alroe & Sons H., SCTC Sky Thoroughbred Central H., 2d BRC Gallopers Sports Club H.

Powerful Saga (12g, General Nediym, Rory's Jester). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1100m to 2016-17, A$156,500, BRC 2YO H., Harcourts Green Living P., 2d GCTC Tattersall's Racing Club 2YO P., BRC ICPS H., 3d BRC Novotel Brisbane Airport H.

A Day to Remember (11f, Sea Road, No Faith). 3 wins to 1350m, BRC Your Digital File H.

No Problem (11g, Monashee Mountain, River of Light). 3 wins at 2, A$207,500, BRC Councillors 2YO Cup, Ambassador Travel 2YO H., GCTC Coastal Tipper Hire 2YO H., 3d BRC XXXX Gold 2YO H., Heartkids 2YO H., Powerade 2YO H., Ipswich TC Pepsi Max Maximum Taste P., Rockhampton JC Capricornian Community Banking 3YO P.

Realing (13g, Volksraad, Fairy King). 2 wins at 1350m, 1600m in 2016-17, A$105,300, BRC Makers Mark H., Hamilton Hotel P., 2d BRC Merry Christmas H., 3d BRC Pages Event Equipment P.

Real Princess (14f, Danzero, Success Express). Winner at 2 in 2016-17, A$100,400, BRC JVR Off 2YO P.

Saga of the Storm (12f, In Excessive Bull, Cryptoclearance). Winner at 2, A$131,100, BRC Brisbane Marriott Hotel 2YO H., 2d BRC BOQ Kippa Ring H., 3d BRC H., Iveco 2YO H.

Paris of Troy (11g, Marooned, Serheed). 6 wins from 1000m to 2000m to 2016-17, A$113,680, WATC Lads Lunch Club H.

Treatmelikealady (10f, O'Reilly, Centaine). 6 wins to 1200m to 2015-16, A$169,500, BRC Ticketek H., Brisclean H., Shannons Air-Con H., Ipswich TC Optus H., 2d BRC Kirks H., St Margaret's Girls School H.

Apple Thief (10g, Shinko Forest, Midyan). 6 wins to 1200m to 2015-16, A$134,710, Ipswich TC Programmed Property Services H., 2d BRC Samuel Smith & Sons H., Qld Tatt's RC Southbank Insurance Brokers H., GCTC Jaguar F-Type H., MRC (Mornington) Nepean Waste H., SCTC IGA H., 3d BRC Treasury Casino Oaks Day H.

True Royal (11g, Clang, Lorenzaccio). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 850m, 1200m to 2016-17, A$113,100, BRC Oh Hello H., SCTC XXXX Gold H., 2d SCTC Coastline BMW H., 3d BRC Sky Racing 2YO H., SCTC Property Only 2YO H.

Annettes Joy - Jacqui's Joy (Aust.) (12f, Mossman, Christmas Tree). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2016-17, NZ$1,750, A$144,550, MRC Schweppes H., Timothy Rourke H., Ladbrokes H., 3d Ballarat TC Sam Miranda Mares H., 4th MVRC Alexandra S., Gr.3.

Real Ego (12g, Sequalo, Grand Chaudiere). 4 wins to 1350m to 2016-17, A$105,600, Ipswich TC Miner's Cup 05/10 P., Toowoomba TC Aquis Farm H., 2d BRC Konica Minolta H., Parklands Tavern H., Rockhampton JC SMW Group H., 3d BRC Weddings H.

Real King (11g, Snippets, Protos). 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2015-16, BRC AAMI Stradbroke Day H.