Pourquoi Pas

Pourquoi Pas

Sire: Equiano

Dam: Wicked Wahini

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 16th, 2012

Country: Australia

Career Record: 10-1-2-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    10.0 %
  • Place
    40.0 %





Bay coltFoaled in 2012

SireAcclamationRoyal ApplauseWaajib
EQUIANO (FR) Princess AthenaAhonoora
2005Entente CordialeEla-Mana-MouPitcairn
DamVeritableSir TristramSir Ivor
WICKED WAHINI (AUS) BlintzSugar Apple
1995DaleniaAbdicatingBold Ruler
  Pura BronzeMakarpura

EQUIANO (FR) (Bay 2005-Stud GB 2011, Aust. 2011). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 7f, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 192 rnrs, 84 wnrs, inc. SW Fly on the Night (Chantilly Prix du Bois, Gr.3), Dark Reckoning, Strath Burn, Belvoir Bay, Waipu Cove, SP Blood Moon, Lola Beaux, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SW Valliano (MRC Inglis 2YO Premier, RL and of Equinova, Dancing Flames, Water Diviner, Black Diamond Girl, Equietto, Devils Pinch, Abolish, Apriano, etc.


1st dam

WICKED WAHINI, by Veritable. Unraced. Dam of three named foals, none raced.


2nd dam

DALENIA, by Abdicating. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1050m, 1200m, 2d SAJC Leichardt H., Pasadena H., Dudley Park H., Sefton H., Broadway Graduation S., 3d SAJC Bellevue Graduation S. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Broadway Ballad. 6 wins from 1200m to 2500m, MVRC CUB H., Tabaret H., VATC Corporate Sports Unlimited P., 3d MVRC West Coast H.

Fat City Fellow. 6 wins from 1400m to 2450m, VATC M O'Shannassy H., 2d VATC City of Springvale H., MVRC Dentons Pillows H.

Pourika. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, 2d SAJC Newmarket H.

The Bronx Avenger. 4 wins from 1600m to 2150m in Aust.


3rd dam

PURA BRONZE, by Makarpura. 2 wins at 2, SAJC Cinderella S., L, Adelaide RC Dampier S., 2d Adelaide RC Dequetteville S., L, PARC Karoom Stud H., Novice H.-3 times, SAJC Thebarton H., Adelaide RC Terrace H., 3d PARC Narrung Stud H. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Merry Cinders. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Lord Frank. 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Aust.

Midwood - Good Hope (Mac.). 4 wins to 1400m in Aust. and Macau.

Puralea. 4 wins at 1200m, 1450m, 2d SAJC Hart H., 3d SAJC Wills H. Dam of-

Pure and Holy. 2 wins at 1400m, 1650m in Aust. Dam of-

Soeur Bleu. 4 wins to 1550m, SAJC Yallambee Stud H., Dunlop Flooring H., 2d SAJC Peggy Sue H., 3d SAJC Liz Davenport H. Dam of-

Bleury Jeuney. Winner at 1050m, SAJC SA Thoroughbred Breeders Association P., 2d SAJC Distinctive Homes H., 3d SAJC PD Excavations H., Malaysia Airlines P.

L'Aubaine. 8 wins from 1050m to 1600m, A$80,063, 2d SAJC Judy Morton H., Schweppes H., 3d SAJC Last Day Cheltenham Park 2YO P., David Bryant Turns 40 2YO H., The Dunes Port Hughes H.

Monde Avion. 3 wins at 1300m, 1400m, 2d SAJC Scott Group of Companies H., 3d SAJC Franco's Fruit & Veg H., Pewsey Vale H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville H.

Undefiled. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m, 2d SAJC Michael Harbison Sprint H.

Dalenia. 3 wins. See above.

Pura Classic. Winner at 1050m, 2d SAJC Lexington H., Stripling S., 3d SAJC Weigall S., Townsend Gun H., Valley View H., Urrbrae H.


4th dam

FAIRICIA, by Fair Aim. Placed in Aust. Half-sister to PACIFIC QUEEN. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

PURA BRONZE (Makarpura). 2 wins. See above.

Mak Fair. 12 wins-1 at 2-from 6½f to 1¼m, WATC Robert Laurie Welter H.


5th dam

PACIFIC PRAYER, by Hua. Unraced. Half-sister to Lochbuie, Betrothal (dam of MAGIC NIGHT, CIRO). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

PACIFIC QUEEN (Tudor King). 4 wins at 2, South Australian S., Gr.3, PARC Peter Pan H., SAJC Princess Anne S., 2d Adelaide RC Erindale S., Alinura S., Alexandra S., 3d Adelaide RC Lightning H. Dam of-

So Quick (Diablerets). Placed at 2 & 3, 2d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L, 3d VRC Mimosa S., L. Dam of-

Never Say Never. Unplaced. Dam of-

RAIL BREAKER (Dynamo). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$163,257, WATC JC Roberts S., Gr.3, Lindsay Rosenthal S., L, Rivose Quality H., DBR Customer Services H., 2d WATC Australian Derby, Gr.1, All Stars S., L.

Stolen Kiss. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 7½f, STC Queenscliff H., AJC Stakes. Dam of-

Tempt. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Forbidden Love. 5 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

OURS (Our Maizcay). 8 wins to 1350m, A$199,763, Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, BTC Livestock Transport Group H., Legacy H., Qld Tatt's RC Country Cup.

Sericia. 5 wins to 6½f, Adelaide RC Shakuni H. Producer.

Duli. Winner at 2, PARC Kambula H., 3d Adelaide RC Crafers H.


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