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Nikau (AUS)

Age
4
Foal date
10/10/2017
Gender
Filly
Colour
Chesnut
Sire
Kermadec (NZ)
Dam
Virago (AUS)
Breeder
Godolphin Australia
Career earnings
$41,546.89
Nikau (AUS) Kermadec (NZ) Teofilo (IRE) Galileo (IRE)
1998
2004 Speirbhean (IRE)
1998
2011 Hy Fuji (AUS) Fuji Kiseki (JPN)
1992
1999 Hysterical I (USA)
1979
2017 Virago (AUS) Danehill (USA) Danzig (USA)
1977
1986 Razyana (USA)
1981
2002 Blue Storm (AUS) Bluebird (USA)
1984
1993 Gold Hope (NZ)
1977
9th foal; half-sister to six winners Federal (6f-7f inc Listed; RPR 110), Tempestuous (6f/6.5f), Vallauris (1m3f) Decor (6f) and Respected (6f); dam 6f 2yo winner, half-sister to 6f-6.5f winner Steflara (inc 6f Group 3); ran okay on debut at Wyong over 5f and at Gosford over 6f before winning a 6.5f maiden handicap at Kembla Grange in April 2021 (eased down); followed up over same trip at Newcastle in May; solid third in better race at Warwick Farm (6.5f) in June and similar run over 6.5f at Kensington (fourth) and Kembla Grange (fourth) in July; beaten a short head next time at Kembla Gramge (1m).