Big Duke

Big Duke
Sire: Raven's Pass
Dam: Hazarayna
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 6 year old
Foaled: May 2nd, 2012
Country: Ireland
Trainer's Name: Darren Weir


Australian Bloodstock Power Synd, Buckling, G I Makauskas, G & M Barnett Racing, S L McInnes, P R Johnson, Bartholomeusz Racing, Carty Racing, O M Barry, M Makauskas, Ms C P Cook, C S Gall, Get The Dukes Out Racing, D J McKee, Leroys No 2, C D Renshaw, J P Hunter, J A Shaw & C M R Racing

Career Record: 27 - 7 - 4 - 4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    25.9 %
  • Place
    29.6 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
RAVEN'S PASS (USA) Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2005AscutneyLord at WarGeneral
  Right WordVerbatim
DamPolish PrecedentDanzigNorthern Dancer
HAZARAYNA (GB) Past ExampleBuckpasser
2004HazaradjatDarshaanShirley Heights
  Hazy IdeaHethersett

RAVEN'S PASS (USA) (Chestnut 2005-Stud 2009). 6 wins-3 at 2, Breeders' Cup Classic S., Gr.1. Sire of 205 rnrs, 125 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. Steeler (Newmarket Royal Lodge S., Gr.2), Greg Pass, Secret Number, Kataniya, Malabar, Aquila Solitaria, Ibn Malik, Riflescope, Rosay, Alonsoa, Richard Pankhurst, Redbrook, Alta Stima, Lovely Pass, SP Woodfield Springs, Glean - Good Choice (H.K.), Interesting, Mutashaded, Snowboarder, Taexali, Bella Nostalgia, etc.


1st dam

HAZARAYNA, by Polish Precedent. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister to HAZARISTA, HAZARIYA (dam of HARZAND, HARASIYA, HAZARAFA), Hidden Brief, Handaza (dam of HAMAIRI, HANABAD), Hazarama (dam of HUMPHREY BOGART). Dam of three named foals, all raced, inc:-

Swashbuckling (g. by Raven's Pass). Winner. See below.

Her Honour (f. by Shamardal). Placed at 3 in GB.


2nd dam

HAZARADJAT, by Darshaan. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m, Gowran Norelands Stud Fillies Trial. Sister to Hashar, three-quarter-sister to Harsiya (dam of HARTANI), half-sister to HITTITE GLORY, CORVIGLIA BOY, RUBRIC, Brigade of Guards, Harouniya (dam of HARGHAR). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

HAZARIYA (Xaar). 3 wins from 7f to 9½f, €131,547, Curragh Athasi S., Gr.3, Gowran Victor McCalmont Memorial S., L, Curragh Keadeen Hotel S., 2d Naas Blue Wind S., Gr.3. Dam of-

HARZAND (Sea the Stars). 4 wins from 1¼m to 1½m, £876,170, €897,165, in 2016, The Derby, Gr.1, Curragh Irish Derby, Gr.1, Leopardstown Ballysax S., Gr.3.

HARASIYA (Pivotal). 2 wins at 2, €87,820, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, Irish Stallion Farms 2YO Fillies S., 2d Curragh Debutante S., Gr.2, 3d Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, 4th Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Knockaire S., L.

HAZARAFA (Daylami). 2 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Curragh Finale S., L, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms S. Producer.

Haziyna (Halling). 2 wins at 1¼m, Leopardstown Family Fun Racedays H., 2d Cork Give Thanks S., Gr.3, Roscommon Lenebane S., L, 3d Leopardstown Nijinsky S., L. Producer.

HAZARISTA (Barathea). 2 wins at 1m, 10¼f, £27,500, €113,074, Cork Blue Wind S., Gr.3, 3d Irish Oaks, Gr.1, Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

Hidden Brief (Barathea). Winner at 1¼m, 2d Sandown S., 3d Deauville Prix Petite Etoile, L, Doncaster Shield S., 4th Cheshire Oaks, L.

Habariya. Winner at 1½m in Ireland. Dam of-

Maryellen's Spirit (Invincible Spirit). Winner at 2, Leopardstown Torquay Road 2YO S., 2d Curragh Silken Glider S., L. Producer.

Hazarama. Winner at 13f in Ireland. Dam of-

HUMPHREY BOGART (Tagula). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 11½f, £186,285, to 2016, Lingfield Derby Trial S., L, Doncaster Unison Essential Cover Wherever You Work 2YO S., 2d Doncaster Weatherbys Hamilton 2YO S., Epsom Investec Derby Trial, 4th Newmarket Royal Lodge S., Gr.2, York Acomb S., Gr.3.

Express Logic. Raced once. Dam of-

PURE POETRY - CHEERFUL DELIGHTS (H.K.) (Tagula). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 1m, Kempton Easter S., L, 2d Goodwood On the House S., L, 3d Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3, Goodwood Thoroughbred S., L.

Handaza. Winner at 1m in Ireland. Dam of-

HAMAIRI (Spectrum). 2 wins at 7½f, €91,511, Tipperary Concorde S., Gr.3, 2d Leopardstown Ballycorus S., Gr.3, Desmond S., Gr.3, Foxrock S. Sire.

HANABAD (Cadeaux Genereux). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, £1,250, €162,374, Curragh Waterford Testimonial S., L, 2d Curragh Ridgewood Pearl S., Gr.3, Celebration S., L, Cork Abergwaun S., L, 4th Curragh National S., Gr.1, Longchamp Grand Criterium, Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3.

Handazan (Nayef). 4 wins from 1½m to 24¼f, Leopardstown Bipolar Empire S., 3d Nottingham Further Flight S., L, Curragh Loughwood Fencing 2YO S.

Hannda. Winner at 1¼m in Ireland. Dam of-

SEAL OF APPROVAL (Authorized). Champion Older Female in Europe & GB in 2013 (Long). Champion Older Female Stayer in GB in 2014. 4 wins from 11f to 1½m, £369,134, Ascot British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S., Gr.1, Newbury Chalice S., L, Kempton Betdaq Commission Free-Everyday H., 3d Newbury Geoffrey Freer S., Gr.3, 4th Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2, Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2.

GALE FORCE (Shirocco). 3 wins at 3100m, 3200m in 2015, Saint-Cloud Prix Denisy, L, Goodwood Royal Sussex Regiment S., 3d Newmarket Jockey Club Rose Bowl, L.

Instance (Invincible Spirit). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, Newmarket Piper Heidsieck Champagne Irish Fillies' H., 3d Goodwood Oak Tree S., Gr.3, 4th Doncaster Sceptre S., Gr.3.


Race Record: 4 Starts 1-1-2 £6,903.

Winner at 1¼m in 2016 in GB.


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