Sire: Buffalo Man

Dam: Silk Purse

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Oct 7th, 2012

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Black & White Stripes, White Sleeves & Cap


Buffalo Stable

Career Record: 33-4-2-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    12.1 %
  • Place
    18.2 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireEl PradoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
BUFFALO MAN (CAN) Lady CapuletSir Ivor
2004Perfect SixSaratoga SixAlydar
  Goodbye HeartTsunami Slew
DamDefensive PlayFappianoMr. Prospector
SILK PURSE (NZ) Safe PlaySham
  TaimianTaipan II

BUFFALO MAN (CAN) (Bay 2004-Stud 2010). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, Gulfstream Appleton H., Gr.3. Sire of SW Brighton (ARC Champagne S., L), Peach Cove and of Critics Choice, Spider, Buffalo Boy - Grand Double Win (Mac.), Buffalo Lass, Huruni - Lion Wave (Sing.), Hypervelocity, Miss Mack, Balboa, D'Buffalo Man, Satellite Star, Sgfifty, Kolaman, Power Express, Crux and of the placegetters Barbello, Outthegate, Boy Soldier, Heat Seeker, etc.


1st dam

SILK PURSE, by Defensive Play. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of eight foals, seven to race, four winners, inc:-

Silk Spur (f. by Rusty Spur). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1150m, Wanganui JC Ford 2YO S., 2d WRC Wellesley S., L, 4th Whangarei RC Northland Breeders' S., L. Dam of-

Assergi. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

D'Buffalo Man (g. by Buffalo Man). 4 wins. See below.

Shahla (f. by Rusty Spur). Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Critique (f. by Drama Critic). Winner at 2, 4th Wanganui Guineas, L. Dam of-

Critics Choice. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, ARC Farewell to the Boss H., 3d BOP RC Icon Security Systems H.

Valentine's Arrow (f. by Drama Critic). Unraced. Dam of-

Sanguine Red. Winner at 1200m, Ipswich TC Pepsi Max Maximum Taste H., 2d BRC Powertrain 3YO P., 3d BRC AQWA Constructions H.


2nd dam

IMPIAN, by Imposing. Unraced. Half-sister to BALLROOM BABE (dam of JUST DANCING, TAHNI GIRL, HIDDEN DRAGON), Triumvirate. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Garnier. 6 wins from 1200m to 1700m, VATC Coal Pak H., 2d QTC Shail H., 3d VATC Honda CRX H.

Omahu's Lad - Omahu's Abjar (Mal.). 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m, WRC Bluebird Series H., 3d Hawkes Bay Election Day H., WRC Daily Waste Welter H.


3rd dam

TAIMIAN, by Taipan II. Raced twice. Half-sister to REINGARD, Sky Eyes (dam of BALMERESSA), Crash Course (dam of RIVER CHANT), Our Kathleen (dam of MCGUANE), Reeanna (dam of DANDY ANDY). Dam of 8 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

BALLROOM BABE (Citidancer). Champion 2YO in NZ. 8 wins-5 at 2-from 800m to 1600m, NZ$321,775, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Counties Challenge S., L, Rotorua RC Matriarch Classic, Counties RC Pukekohe Ford New Falcon 2YO H., 2d Counties RC FAI Bowl H., L, 3d Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, 4th Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-

JUST DANCING (Fusaichi Pegasus). Winner at 1400m, A$196,830, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.2, 3d STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1, AJC Surround S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Flight S., Gr.1. Producer.

TAHNI GIRL (Redoute's Choice). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$398,500, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, VRC Red Roses S., L, Australian Cup Carnival S., L, 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, 3d MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, Quezette S., L, 4th VRC Rory's Jester P., Gr.3. Dam of-

MASCHINO (Encosta de Lago). 7 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$273,700, WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3, B&T Watson H., Wild Turkey Bourbon Give Em the Bird H., Mary McGinnis Best Mum H., 2d WATC Asian Beau S., Gr.3, 3d WATC Northerly S., L. Sire.

KENTUCKY BREEZE (Pierro). 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$170,800, to 2018-19, VRC Emirates Airline H., L, Ballarat TC Suez McKellar Mile H., 2d VRC Employee Volunteer H.

HIDDEN DRAGON (Danehill). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, HK$7,483,500, HKJC Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, Lek Yuen H., Ho Sheung Heung H., 2d HKJC Stewards' Cup, L, 3d HKJC Sha Tin Trophy, L. Sire.

Triumvirate (Pompeii Court). Placed at 2, 2d VATC Mona Nursery S., L. Dam of-

Terlingua Light (Catrail). 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m, WATC Kangaroo Paw H., North Beach H., Yaringa H., 2d WATC Burgess Queen S., L. Dam of-

FENCE POSTWAL - SHANTOU MAYOR (Mal.) (Montjeu). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1300m to 1700m, A$20,400, 841,215Rgt. in Aust. and Malaysia, Selangor Gold Cup, L, WATC Fremantle Legacy 2YO H., Kalgoorlie City Football Club 2YO H., 2d Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L.

Citrium. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, VATC Sufficient H., MVRC Miss Ollie H. Dam of-

POLANSKI (Rakti). Top of 2013-14 Australasian 3YO Classification (Long & Extended). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1450m to 2500m, A$1,173,565, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, VRC UCI S., L, MRC Routley's 2YO H. Sire.


Race Record: 30 Starts 4-2-4 39,300Rgt., S$158,814.

4 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Engineering S., Manoel Nunes S., Initiation P., 2d Singapore TC Novice S., Initiation P., 3d Singapore TC Hello Chicago 2YO S.