Black Ziggy


Black Ziggy

Sire: Shinzig

Dam: Nordica

Colour: Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Pale Green Band, Orange Cap With Black Star


Owners

H J Simpson & Mrs P J Simpson


Career Record: 22-1-9-2

  • Prizemoney
    $54,946.00
  • Wins
    4.5 %
  • Place
    50.0 %

Pedigree

 

 BLACK ZIGGY (AUS)

 

Brown mareFoaled in 2011

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
SHINZIG (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2001ShindigStraight StrikeMr. Prospector
  SavingPevero
DamWestern SymphonyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
NORDICA (AUS) MillicentCornish Prince
1996Song of NorwayVainWilkes
  Love SongWarpath

SHINZIG (AUS) (Bay 2001-Stud 2008). 5 wins from 1150m to 1400m, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1. Sire of 152 rnrs, 61 wnrs, inc. SW Psychic Mick (MRC Vain S., L) and of Shinboner Buster, Ziggler, Lucky on Black, Pixelated, Arancini, Robbie's Star, Zigold, Speedy Wally, Ziggy's Spirit, Beer Belly, Holding the Baby, Lil Mer, Must be Love, Spellrocker, Zenzu, Tirreno, Moonlight Magic, Sprewell, Junior, Mighty Kenny, Vimzig, Braeside Magic, Somerset Lass, etc.

 

1st dam

NORDICA, by Western Symphony. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, VATC Alan Currie 2YO H., 3d VRC Ruffles H., VATC George Vowles H. Sister to MIDNIGHT SUN, half-sister to SCANDINAVIA (dam of MAGNUS, SCANDIVA, WILANDER, ARCTIC FLIGHT), FROSTY THE SNOWMAN, RUSSIAN TEA ROOM, Song of the Sun, McHappy (dam of GLAD). Dam of six named foals, five to race, three winners, inc:-

Flying Magnus (g. by Magnus). 4 wins at 1000m to 2014-15 in Aust.

Black Ziggy (f. by Shinzig). Winner. See below.

Ilithyia (f. by Spartacus). Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Abba (Pendragon). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, 2d SAJC Express Colour Printing H., Holdfast Insurance H., 3d SAJC Laelia S., L.

Cheeky Babe. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1000m to 2015-16, 2d ATC TAB Rewards H.

Concertina (f. by Zeditave). Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Barely a Scent. 3 wins at 1400m, 1450m in 2014-15, Bendigo JC All Seasons Hotel H., 2d MVRC Slickpix H., Quest H., 3d Pakenham RC Evergreen Turf H.

 

2nd dam

SONG OF NORWAY, by Vain. Unraced. Half-sister to Song of Kingston (dam of MUIRFIELD VILLAGE). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

SCANDINAVIA (Snippets). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$430,075, QTC Cup, Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, MVRC Burt Bacharach H., 2d VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, Lightning S., Gr.1, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, VRC Red Roses S., L, 4th SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Dam of-

MAGNUS (Flying Spur). 4 wins to 1200m, £23,000, A$1,086,610, S$202,500, AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, VRC Age Classic S., Gr.2, STC Big Sports Breakfast H., 2d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, Newmarket H., Gr.1, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, AJC Shorts H., Gr.3, Singapore TC Krisflyer International Sprint, Sgp-1, SAJC WH Wylie H., L, MRC BSB Packaging P., 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.2, MRC Heath S., L, 4th AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, TJ Smith S., Gr.1, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Sire.

WILANDER (Exceed and Excel). Third on 2008-09 Australasian 3YO Classification (sprint). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$351,825, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, 2d MRC Biscay H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire.

SCANDIVA (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 2, A$242,580, ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2, Emerald Hills Estate 2YO P., 2d ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

ARCTIC FLIGHT (Flying Spur). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$314,358, Scone RC Dark Jewel Classic, L, VRC Flt Lt Peter Armytage H., MRC Sandown Park (UK) H., 2d Hawkesbury RC Darley Crown, L, 3d BRC Dane Ripper S., Gr.2, ATC Sheraco S., Gr.3, 4th VRC AR Creswick S., L.

Danavia. Placed at 2, 2d VRC Reganza 2YO H. Dam of-

ICONIC (Bel Esprit). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, A$480,650, to 2014-15, MVRC Carlyon S., L, 2d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, SAJC National S., Gr.3, WH Wylie H., L.

Helsinge. Unraced. Dam of-

BLACK CAVIAR (Bel Esprit). Horse of the Year in Australia in 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13. Joint Head of the 2013 World Thoroughbred Rankings. Head of the 2011 & 2012 World Thoroughbred Rankings (Sprint). Champion Sprinter in Australia in 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13. Champion Older Female Sprinter in GB in 2012. 25 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, £283,550, A$6,922,550, ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1-twice, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1-twice, Lightning S., Gr.1-3 times, Newmarket H., Gr.1, BRC BTC Cup, Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1-twice, SAJC Robert Sangster S., Gr.1, Goodwood H., Gr.1, VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2-twice, MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2-twice, Stanley Wootton S., Gr.2-twice.

ALL TOO HARD (Casino Prince). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2012-13. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$2,288,200, ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Talindert S., L, 2d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, 4th ATC George Main S., Gr.1.

MIDNIGHT SUN (Western Symphony). 4 wins from 1900m to 2400m, A$109,260, STC Winter Cup, L, MVRC Sorbent H., STC Toohey's New H., 2d TTC Tasmanian Oaks, L, AJC Harvey Norman H., 3d TRC Strutt S., L, VATC Slixpix P.H. Producer.

FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (Christmas Tree). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1000m, A$85,260, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, VRC Zabeel H., Elounda Bay H., 2d MVRC Southern Cross Apartments S., L, VATC WJ Adams H., 3d VRC Andersen Consulting S., L, 4th VATC HDF McNeil S., L.

RUSSIAN TEA ROOM (Raise a Cup). Winner at 2, VATC Rancher S., L, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3.

Song of the Sun (Desert Sun). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, SAJC Stamford Grand H., 2d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, MVRC Ausdart Picture Framing H., 3d MRC Tabaret H. Producer.

McHappy. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

GLAD (Pins). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WRC Anniversary H., L, ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., Taranaki RC Waterfront Hotel H., 3d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, ARC Tip Top Trumpet H., 4th ARC Sunline Vase, L.

 

Race Record: 12 Starts 1-4-1 A$36,545.

Winner at 1100m in 2015-16 in Aust.