Faith In Rikki

Faith In Rikki

Sire: Keep the Faith

Dam: Persuasive Miss

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 4th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Black,Red Sleeves, Whitehorseshoe AB and cap


A M Bazeley, M J Stapleton & Mrs R C Stapleton

Horse Description:

An imposing looking filly we are very happy to have purchased her at the Melbourne Inglis Sales. A well related filly by Sire Get The Faith who sired multiple group 1 winning Stallion Trust in a Gust.





Foaled 4th October 2014

SireSunday SilenceHaloHail to Reason
KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) Wishing WellUnderstanding
2000Duelling GirlDayjurDanzig
DamRaktiPolish PrecedentDanzig
PERSUASIVE MISS (AUS) RageraRainbow Quest
2009White Hart LaneFlying SpurDanehill
  EscapadaWeasel Clause

KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) (Brown 2000-Stud 2006). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, MRC Schweppervescence Cup, L. Sire of 268 rnrs, 183 wnrs, inc. SW Trust in a Gust (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), Dinkum Diamond, Soldi Domani, Honey Steel's Gold, Lucky Penny, Socks, SP Sayahailmary, Mexborough Boy, Keep the Cash, Extra Virgin, The Counterfeiter, In Faith and of Jessica Rose, Gold Bundle, Son of Faith, Ilgattino, Lead Us, San Clemente, Tidy Prophet, etc.


1st dam

PERSUASIVE MISS, by Rakti. Unplaced. Half-sister to LUCKY PENNY. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

White Hart Lane, by Flying Spur. 4 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, A$111,200, VATC Emerald Isle 2YO H., Birthday Card 2YO H., Bill Duncan H., 3d SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, Oaklands P., L, VATC Shame H., Meadowlea P., Just Topic H., 4th SAJC Hill-Smith S., L. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

LUCKY PENNY (Keep the Faith). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$212,225, SAJC Laelia S., L, MRC Victorian Hardwood Floors H., PFD Food Services H., 2d SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3.

Bella Capri. 3 wins at 1000m, A$120,300, to 2015-16, MVRC Spicer Thoroughbreds H., 2d Bendigo JC Sutherland Property H., 3d VRC Euroa VC's H., MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H.

Tottenham Girl. 3 wins at 1200m, MVRC Alternate Rail P., 3d MRC Caulfield Racing on Facebook H., MRC (Mornington) Rossdale Golf Club H.

Lady Persephone. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Core Breach. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m to 2015-16, SAJC Irish Race Day 2YO P., 3d MVRC Excellence in Baking H., SAJC Quayclean H., Tawqeet H.

Not Too Fussy. 2 wins at 1100m, 1300m in Aust.

Kingston County. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust.

Elusive Burst. Placed in Aust.


3rd dam

ESCAPADA, by Weasel Clause. 5 wins at 2, TRC Fosters Classic, L, Tilford S., TTC Newnham Bakery 2YO H., Jim Beam H., 2d TTC Gold Sovereign S., L, 3d TRC One Thousand Guineas, L. Half-sister to POACHER'S STAR, THE OLD CHINA. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

White Hart Lane (Flying Spur). 4 wins. See above.

Ilbach. 5 wins from 1600m to 1800m, A$82,275, MRC Grey Boots H., 2d VRC Breakwater H., MRC Bore Head H., 3d MRC Katandra H., Mighty Kingdom H.

Vickers. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1450m, A$131,900, VRC Sequalo H., VATC Blue Ribbon Day P., Listowel H., 2d MVRC Dr JG Sheahan P., MRC Frank O'Brien H. Dam of-

LuckyI'mbarefoot. 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, A$319,641, to 2014-15, MRC Chortle 2YO H., Perri Cutten H., Schweppes H., 2d MRC Sportingbet H., MVRC Boscastle H., 3d MRC Champagne Pommery Masters Awards H., SAJC Hindmarsh Plumbing H., 4th VRC Super Impose S., L.

Adder. 2 wins at 1600m in Aust.

Easter Road. Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Hibernian (Bianconi). 7 wins from 1600m to 2200m, A$256,005, WATC Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., H., Pink's Steam Clean H., Albany Cup, 2d Pinjarra Cup, L, WATC D&W Electrical & Data H., WHL Legal H., Newmarket Room H., Call TAB to Bet 132 369 H., Geraldton Cup, 3d WATC Passages Resource Centre H., Waterford Stud at Waroona H., Westspeed Stayers' H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H.


4th dam

Knightly Belle, by Dignitas. 2 wins at 2, AJC Darling Point H., STC Rouse Hill H., 2d AJC Rocky Point H., 3d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Keith Mackay H., L. Half-sister to Mixed Grill. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

POACHER'S STAR (Poacher's Moon). 22 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1650m, A$220,480, TRC Thomas Lyons S., L, TTC Newmarket H., L, Mowbray S., L, Enclosure Newmarket H., TRC Tasmanian TAB Quality H., Motors BMW H., Members Easter Sprint H., HS Cook H., Hyundai H., John Remess for Denison H., City of Glenorchy H., 2d Tasmanian Guineas, L, TRC Thomas Lyons S., L-twice, TTC Mowbray S., L, 3d TRC Hobart Guineas, L, Crown Lager S., L.

ESCAPADA (Weasel Clause). 5 wins. See above.

THE OLD CHINA (Old Crony). 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, TRC One Thousand Guineas, L, TTC Coghlan H., 2d Tasmanian Oaks, Gr.3. Producer.

Liberty Belle. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Kosta Diamond (Bianconi). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, TRC Brighton Hotel H., TTC Deloraine at Longford H., 2d TRC Elwick S., L, TTC WI Playsted H., Tasmanian Bookmakers Association H., 3d TRC Alexandra 2YO P., TTC Shaw Contracting 2YO Alfa Bowl P., Fashion for Fillies 2YO H., PFD Foodservices H.