Sire: Exceed and Excel

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Fly Higher

Sex: Filly

Age: 6

Foaled: Oct 30, 2013

Country: Australia

Owners: United Syndications Excel Syndicate (Mgr: P C Creighton)

29: 4 - 4 - 4
Wins: 13.8%
Place: 27.6%




Chestnut fillyFoaled in 2013

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2000PatronaLomondNorthern Dancer
  GladiolusWatch Your Step
FLY HIGHER (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
2005BetrilleDon't Say HaloHalo
  Grey FilleKhairpour

EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2004). 7 wins-2 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Champion Australian Sire 2012-13. Sire of 1363 rnrs, 925 wnrs, 109 SW, inc. Overreach (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Guelph, Excelebration, Earthquake, Margot Did, Amber Sky, Helmet, Flamberge, Reward for Effort, Outstrip, Sidestep, Fulbright, Best Terms, Kuroshio, Masamah, Wilander, Buratino, Vashka, Headwater, Kinglike, Pearls, Jabali, Heavy Metal, etc.


1st dam

Fly Higher, by Lonhro. 2 wins at 1200m, 1500m, A$89,784, MVRC Veolia Environmental Services H., 2d MRC Blue Ribbon Day Cup, Midnight Fever 2YO P., 3d MVRC Alexandra S., L, Tuscan Mechanics WP Truck Sales H., 1 Step Communications H., 4th SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3. Half-sister to TURBAN. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Flying Light (g. by Exceed and Excel). Winner at 1100m in 2015-16, 3d VRC Taj Rossi Series Final H., L, MRC Gothic S., L, 4th VRC Poseidon S., L.

State of Mind (g. by Fastnet Rock). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2014-15 in Aust.


2nd dam

Betrille, by Don't Say Halo. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$159,095, AJC Festival of Sydney Flying Welter H., Illawarra TC Eliza Park Classic, AJC Fairfield Fish Market H., QTC Rough Habit H., 2d QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, STC Clipsal H., Australian Olympic Team 2YO H., 3d AJC Widden S., L, Bankstown Club 2YO H. Dam of 8 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

TURBAN (Desert Prince). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$147,160, BTC Golden S., L, City Tatt's RC Marriott Hotel Australia 2YO P., 3d Wyong RC Magic Millions 3YO Classic, AJC Peachtree Hotel H., 4th STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3.

Fly Higher (Lonhro). 2 wins. See above.

Approve. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Commander Mak. Placed to 2015-16 in Aust.

Story. Unraced. Dam of-

River Forever. 4 wins at 1200m, 1500m in 2014-15 in Macau, 2d Macau Grand Lisboa Cup.

Bonykeast. Winner at 1800m in Aust.


3rd dam

GREY FILLE, by Khairpour. 4 wins at 2, A$113,350, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, QTC Love Bandit H., L, MVRC Sceptre H., 3d AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, Reginald Allen H., L, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L, 4th MVRC Crown Lager S.H., L. Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Betrille (Don't Say Halo). 4 wins. See above.

Zariban. 6 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$75,720, BTC Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous H., McCullough Robertson Lawyers H., 2d BTC Lexus Classic H.

Greykoo. 2 wins at 2, AJC Flag International H., STC Pacific Rim Race Day 2YO H. Dam of-

Geronimo Meadow (Esperero). 4 wins to 1500m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Amritsar H., 2d Macau Guineas, L, Macau Derby, L.

Lady Marilyn. 2 wins at 1000m, MRC Danzero P. Dam of-

Mrs President. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$86,060, in 2014-15, MRC MiStable H., Ben Davey Plumbing H., 3d MVRC Melbourne Signage Concepts H.

Startle. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

ASTOUNDED (Encosta de Lago). 3 wins at 2, A$95,625, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, AJC Ash 2YO H., 3d AJC San Domenico S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3. Producer.

Visionary - Loch Ness (Mac.). Winner at 1500m in Macau, 3d AJC Liverpool Festival H., Herbert Jones 2YO H., Chicola H.

Zubatru. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust.


4th dam

THORNTON LADY, by Sound Reason. Unraced. Sister to Rustic Reason (dam of STORM TROOPER), half-sister to KARAMAN, Lonely Nights, Melody Cottage, Sonoma (dam of SANSONG), What a Honey (dam of BUZZOFF). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

GREY FILLE (Khairpour). 4 wins. See above.

Logician. 9 wins from 1600m to 3700m, £37,142, A$202,840 in GB and Aust, MVRC AV Hiskens S/chase, VATC Neerim H., 2d VRC Mobilenet P., South Oakleigh Motors H., Bitalli H., Bortolotto's H., MVRC Cran Auto Market H., VATC Ming Dynasty H., 3d VRC Grosvenor H.

Kumbari. Unplaced. Dam of-

Craiglea Fame (Manshood). 5 wins from 1800m to 2200m, 2d AJC Sydney City Lexus P., 3d NSW Tatt's RC Tattersalls P., L, QTC River 94.9 CEB Barnes P.H., AJC Surry Hills H., Paddington H., STC Novotel H., 4th NSW Tatt's RC Tattersalls P., L.


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