Sire: Iffraaj

Colour: Bay

Dam: Our Essence

Sex: Colt

Age: 4

Foaled: Sep 12, 2017

Country: New Zealand

Owners: Gangemi Thoroughbreds (Mgr: M J Gangemi), Albukhturi Racing, Tenfold Racing, D A Ashby, Trenelvis, S & G Thoroughbreds, K Hassan, A A Gomez, C J Rayner, A Skea, O B H Racing Group, Apj, R J Wade, Mercon Racing, J L Herkes, Trusty Rusty & J Vallet

16: 1 - 3 - 3
Wins: 6.3%
Place: 37.5%




Bay ColtFoaled in 2017

SireZafonicGone WestMr. Prospector
IFFRAAJ (GB) ZaizafonThe Minstrel
2001PastoraleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Park AppealAhonoora
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
OUR ESSENCE (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
2008The Perfume GardenTightsNijinsky
  Garden of EdenBalmerino

IFFRAAJ (GB) (Brown 2001-Stud 2007). 7 wins-1 at 2, Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2015-16. Sire of 1433 rnrs, 856 wnrs, 72 SW, inc. Ribchester (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Gingernuts, Jon Snow, Turn Me Loose, Rizeena, Jungle Cat, Chriselliam, Wootton Bassett, Wyndspelle, Benvenue, Fix, Serena Miss, The Black Princess, Hot Streak, Beshaayir, Mythical Magic, Ikerrin Road, Powerful Breeze, Magic Artist, etc.


1st dam

OUR ESSENCE, by O'Reilly. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, ARC Power at Cambridge Stud H. Three-quarter-sister to Now Voyager - Joker (H.K.), half-sister to Zazabeau, Zazabelle (dam of SKY BOY). Dam of three named foals, all winners-

Ocean Essence (g. by Ocean Park). 4 wins from 1200m to 1650m, A$90,620, to 2019-20, TTC Armidale Stud H., Carrick Inn Hotel H., 2d TRC Clover Hill Wines H., TTC Neil Herbert H., Phil Hughes Office H., Devonport RC Carlton Draught H., 3d TTC Steve's Liquor H.

Albukhturi (c. by Iffraaj). Winner. See below.

Spirit World (f. by Ocean Park). Winner at 1300m in 2019-20 in Aust.


2nd dam

THE PERFUME GARDEN, by Tights. 5 wins to 1500m, A$157,335, STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3, Grace Brothers Australian Designers H., AJC Morrie Anderson H., STC Lidcombe RSL Market Club H., Loreto Normanhurst H., 2d STC Frederick Clissold H., Gr.3, AJC Ambarvale H., STC Club Managers Development Australia H., 3d STC Richmond H., 4th AJC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3. Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Now Voyager - Joker (H.K.) (Last Tycoon). Winner at 1400m, US$40,560, A$211,060, HK$56,000, AJC Paratune H., 2d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2, Arrowfield Stud H., 3d Australian Derby, Gr.1, AJC Matador Bull Bars H.

Zazabelle (Zabeel). Winner at 1250m, A$286,518, STC Sans Souci H., 2d AJC St Leger, Gr.2, QTC Jacob's Creek H., 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, 4th VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2. Dam of-

SKY BOY (Pendragon). 7 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$420,775, ATC Villiers H., Gr.2, Cellarbrations H., Australian Turf Club H., Membership H., Farewell Encosta de Lago H., Pluck at Vinery H., 3d VRC Seppelt Wines S., L, ATC H.

Datuk Zadragon. 4 wins from 1600m to 2250m, A$78,250, BRC Teddy Bears Picnic P., TTC Sky Racing H., Kachoo Apprentice Series P., 2d TTC SB Freeland H., Cressy Chaff Cutters H., Ipswich TC Infield DJ Festival P., 3d TTC Ray Trinder Memorial P., Foot & Playsted H., Halloween Spooktacular H., Ultimate Sporting Challenge H., Livestock Services H., GCTC Clipsal and Schneider P.

Redoutebelle. Winner at 1900m, STC McGrath Foundation Lunch P., 3d STC Hyland Race Colours H., Gulf Station Chardonnay H. Dam of-

Beaudragon. 9 wins to 1300m, A$154,675, to 2019-20, BRC Novotel Brisbane Airport H., SCTC Coastline BMW X1 H., Ipswich TC Sirromet P., 2d BRC Ascot Green H., 3d ATC TAB Rewards H.

I Do. Winner at 1600m, HKJC Po Tin H., 2d HKJC Blazing Speed H., Sportsmanship H., Hollywood H., 3d HKJC Chongqing H., Chun Shek H.

Zazabeau (Zabeel). 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m, A$209,500, STC Rosehill Event Centre H., H., 2d AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, STC Christmas Cup, L, AJC Arrowfield Stud H., Ike's Dream H., Moorebank H., STC Maurice Blackburn H., 3d AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, STC Co-Ordinated Landscapes Welter H., AJC Plenary Group H., 4th City Tattersalls Club Cup, L.

High Shakira. 4 wins from 1200m to 2050m, MVRC Woodstock Black Label H., 3d MRC Brian Green H. Dam of-

Dream of Slips. 5 wins to 1200m, A$154,965, BRC Superiorpak H., Electrical Trades Union H., GCTC Cordner Taylor H., 2d BRC Lilivale Endless Maize H., Toowoomba TC K&R Plumbing H., Ipswich TC Weddings & Parties H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Mid H.

Our Essence. 2 wins. See above.

Orinto. 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, 3d Waikato RC Waitaha TOA H. Dam of-

Ripnroll. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m to 2019-20, Southland RC Bellew & Company at Harcourts H.

Aromatherapy. Winner at 1100m, 3d STC Slipper Festival Boot Party H. Producer.

Zaharah. Unraced. Dam of-

Maximilian. 3 wins to 1400m, A$165,115, ATC Fairfield RSL Memorial Club H., Chris & Wayne Toogood P., Hyland Race Colours H., 2d ATC PJ's Irish Pub Parramatta H., Sydney City Toyota H., BRC Heat 5 Origin Jockey Series H., 3d ATC Xirrus H., De Bortoli P., H., Pro-Ride H., Ipswich TC Ray White P.


3rd dam

GARDEN OF EDEN, by Balmerino. Winner at 1550m, STC Ryde East Social Club H. Three-quarter-sister to Tour de France, half-sister to ROYAL REGATTA (dam of MUSHTAK), LOVE IN A MIST, BAYSHORE, Lord La Di Da, La Mascarade (dam of ROUND THE WORLD). Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

THE PERFUME GARDEN (Tights). 5 wins. See above.

Inauguration. 9 wins from 1350m to 1600m, A$160,666, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's H., Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Town P., STC Fiji H., Dundas H.


Race Record: 5 Starts 1-1-1 A$44,050.

Winner at 1200m in 2020-21, 2d MRC (Mornington) Quayclean Sires 2YO S.

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