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Hard Spark

Sire: Hard Spun

Dam: El Spark

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Mare

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Sep 20th, 2012

Country: Australia


Pedigree

 

 HARD SPARK (AUS)

 

Chestnut mareFoaled in 2012

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
HARD SPUN (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
2004Turkish TrystTurkomanAlydar
  DarbyvailRoberto
DamElvstroemDanehillDanzig
EL SPARK (AUS) Circles of GoldMarscay
2006Dual SparkSpartacusSnippets
  Sparky MissFlash of Steel

HARD SPUN (USA) (2004). 7 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 1160 rnrs, 821 wnrs, 78 SW, inc. Questing (Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1), Le Romain, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Good Magic, Wells Bayou, Souper Tapit, Danon Smash, Spinning Memories, Munny Spunt, Silver Dust, Encoder, Graceful Kitten, Alexander James, Beach Getaway, Itsmyluckycharm, Vow to Recover, Broderie, Gladyousawme, Golden Pacific, Lone Rock, etc.

 

1st dam

El Spark, by Elvstroem. 2 wins at 1600m, 1700m, 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, MRC Charge Forward at Arrowfield Stud H. Half-sister to SPARKS FLY, Sparks Burn. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Hard Spark (f. by Hard Spun). 4 wins. See below.

Catcha Spark (g. by Skilled). Winner at 1400m in 2019-20 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

Dual Spark, by Spartacus. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$100,650, MRC Ken Hilton 2YO H., Rampion H., Silvermoor H., 2d SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3, VRC Collins Dental Image Sprint H., MRC Promenade Tiered Dining Sprint H., MVRC Darren Gauci H., 3d MRC June H., Nearest H., 4th MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2. Half-sister to RANCHO SPARK. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

SPARKS FLY (Flying Spur). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, A$191,047, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, MRC Volley 2YO H., 3d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Vanity S., Gr.3, MRC Vivarchi 2YO H., Journal H., Blue Ribbon Day Cup, Leica Show H. Dam of-

Yee Cheong Pegasus. Winner at 1200m in 2019-20, HKJC Shui Chuen O H., 2d HKJC Super Satin H., Larch H., Gladiolus H., Lyndhurst H., Community H., Yue Yee H.

El Spark (Elvstroem). 2 wins. See above.

Sparks Burn (Niello). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, 3d MVRC St Albans S., L.

Sparks Alight. 5 wins to 1400m, A$149,922, MVRC 1300Victus-02t H., Bendigo JC Catanach's Jewellers Gold Bracelet, 3d MRC Australian Fan & Motor Company H., Patinack Farm H.

More Spark. 3 wins at 1600m, 1850m, A$77,999 in Aust.

Sparman. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2019-20 in Aust.

Just a Spark. 2 wins at 1600m, 1700m in Aust.

Clever Spark. Winner at 1200m in 2019-20 in Aust.

 

3rd dam

Sparky Miss, by Flash of Steel. Winner at 2, A$474,400, SAJC ABCOS Adelaide Million S., 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Debutante S., Gr.3, 3d ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.2, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, MVRC William Crockett S., L, VRC Indian Summer H., VATC TR Trevaskis S., 4th VATC Thoroughbred Club S.H., Gr.3, VRC Ottawa S., L, VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L, Mornington RC RM Ansett S.H., L. Half-sister to Fiddle Talk. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

RANCHO SPARK (Rancho Ruler). 12 wins to 1400m, A$544,835, VRC Straight Six H., L, VATC W Dunlop H., Business & Economics P., MVRC John Russell H., VATC Gippsland Sprint Final H., MVRC Dynamite Cards H., 2d VATC Victoria H., Gr.3, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, Mornington RC Hareeba S., L, VRC Winter Championship Heat, Eat Well Live Well Championship Heat H., VATC Programmed Maintenance H., Programmed Maintenance P., Honda Civic P., Safeway The Fresh Food People H., Nearest H., MVRC Daryl's Joy H., Gillies Pies H., Nescafe Open Up H., VATC Ungar H., 3d VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, VRC Yallambee Stud S., Gr.3, PFD Food Services S., L, Jayco Welter H., VATC Gippsland Sprint Final H., MVRC Gillies Chunky Pie H., Blevic H., 4th VATC Vic Health Cup, Gr.1, Memsie S., Gr.2, IGA S., Gr.3, Sir John Monash S., L.

Dual Spark (Spartacus). 4 wins. See above.

Stylish Cossack. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, AJC Windbag H.

Hawkesbury. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, STC Nazareth Senior College H., 2d City Tatt's RC Konami Australia H., 3d STC Guineas Restaurant H. Producer.

 

4th dam

MISS GOLLY, by Habituate. Raced once. Half-sister to SCULPTURE'S BLUE, KADAITCHA GIRL. Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

Sparky Miss (Flash of Steel). Winner. See above.

Fiddle Talk (Southern Appeal). 8 wins to 1200m, A$131,535, WATC Z Three Summer Scorcher H., Tag Heuer H., Linneys Jewellers H., Saratoga H., Lorna Ryan H., Yaringa H., Super Sam H., Winter Series H., 2d WATC Ever Ready Welter H., De Grey Sunspeed H., Fruit for Health H., Bardeur H., Spencer's Paddock H., 3d WATC Grandstand Cup, L, Maniana Quality Sprint H., Emu Draft Midstrength Welter H., Chilly Billy H., Honeydew Welter H., Win with Health H.

 

Race Record:

4 wins to 1400m, A$89,619 in Aust.

Served by Squamosa. Date of last service, 23.10.2019.