Wide Acclaim

Wide Acclaim

Sire: Congrats

Dam: Dirty

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 15th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Green Crossed Sashes, Red Sleeves And Cap


Laurel Oak Bloodstock Pty Ltd (Mgr: L J Mihaly),m B Sandblom, Grant Bloodstock Pty Ltd (Mgr: S P Grant), C P Keane, N Macdonald, B R Carlstein, Club Dryden Sydney (Mgr: L J Mihalyka), R R Cocks, J Racovalis, G L Barker, Mrs K A Fraser, R A Wise, K Macdonald & D A Russell

Career Record: 31-4-5-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    12.9 %
  • Place
    35.5 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireA.P. IndySeattle SlewBold Reasoning
CONGRATS (USA) Weekend SurpriseSecretariat
2000PraiseMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
  Wild ApplauseNorthern Dancer
DamHussonetMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
DIRTY (AUS) SacahuistaRaja Baba
2004Weaver of WordsDanehillDanzig
  Canadian MillMill Reef

CONGRATS (USA) (Bay 2000-Stud U.S.A. 2007, Aust. 2011). 7 wins-1 at 2, Santa Anita San Pasqual H., Gr.2. Sire of 427 rnrs, 274 wnrs, 17 SW, inc. Turbulent Descent (Hollywood Starlet S., Gr.1), Emma's Encore, Wickedly Perfect, Jacaranda, Check My Cheeks, I'm Steppin' it Up, Nora's Cat, Portside, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SP Commiserate and of Dark Ensign, Jobodwana, Sir Charleston, Stop the Fight, Wide Acclaim and of the placegetters And Jubilations, Bella Song, etc.


1st dam

DIRTY, by Hussonet. 4 wins to 1350m, A$133,300, BTC Vo Rogue P., L, 2d Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught H., 3d BTC Southern Cross Sports Club H. Sister to Riddle Me This - Goodheart Success (H.K.), half-sister to WHITLAM, Authoress. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Wide Acclaim (g. by Congrats). Winner. See below.

Cabeza de Vaca (g. by Northern Meteor). Winner at 1600m in 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

WEAVER OF WORDS, by Danehill. Winner at 7f, 2d Newmarket Jersey Lily Fillies' Nursery H. Three-quarter-sister to FAIZA, half-sister to HAWAJISS, Canadian Legacy (dam of TRUDEAU), Restful Place (dam of TORUMBA), Sheezalady (dam of FAST COMPANY). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

WHITLAM (Elusive Quality). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$367,225, to 2014-15, SAJC City of Marion S., L, Drink Driving? Grow Up H., ATC Tab.com.au H., Spotless H., 2d SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, Oakbank S., L, VRC Lort Smith Animal Hospital 2YO H., MRC Carlton Draught Racing Sweep H., MVRC Chandler Macleod 2YO H., ATC Tab.com.au H., Chiko H., MVRC Drake International H., SAJC McGrath Foundation H., Schweppes H., Express Colour Printing H., 3d ATC Panasonic Air Network H., TAB Sportsbet H.

DIRTY (Hussonet). 4 wins. See above.

Authoress (Fuji Kiseki). 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, NZ$76,720, A$21,750, Avondale JC Mates Beer H., Waikato RC Curraghmore Stud H., 2d Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Thames Gold Cup, STC Vodka Cruiser 2YO H., Waikato RC Belle Femme 3YO H., 3d ARC Instant Finance H., Auckland International Airport H., BTC Mazda Australian Rugby Championship H., WRC Virginia Turner Summer Cup. Dam of-

Sense of Hite (Street Sense). Winner at 1000m, 2d VRC Gucci Icons of Heritage S., L, SAJC Sportingbet S., L.

Riddle Me This - Goodheart Success (H.K.) (Hussonet). 3 wins from 1000m to 1650m to 2014-15, BRC Ormiston College H., Racing Retro H., HKJC Arc de Triomphe Championships H., 2d HKJC Champagne H., 3d BRC Queensland Day P., L, Brc.com.au H., HKJC Health and Happiness H., Wu King H., Sai Wan Ho H.


3rd dam

Canadian Mill, by Mill Reef. Winner at 2, Newmarket Cecil Boyd-Rochfort 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1. Half-sister to KHOZAAM, Excellent Prospect (dam of FAIZA). Dam of 9 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

HAWAJISS (Kris). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 8¼f, £157,366, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.2, Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.3, York Musidora S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Oaks, Gr.1, Newbury Yattendon 2YO S., 3d The Oaks, Gr.1, Cheshire Oaks, L. Dam of-

Royal Kiss. Placed at 3 in GB. Dam of-

NASHVILLE (Darci Brahma). 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$736,350, A$500, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1-twice, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, Manawatu RC Rich Hill Stud 3YO S., Wanganui JC Gas & Heating Services H., Ideal Electrical Suppliers 10 Year Anniversary H., Manawatu RC NRM H., 2d Hawke's Bay Turks Spring Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S., Gr.1, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Wellington S., Gr.3, 3d Hawke's Bay Windsor Park P., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Sweet Maggie. Unraced. Dam of-

VINNIE EAGLE - MASSIVE MILLENNIUM (H.K.) (I Am Invincible). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 900m, 1200m, NZ$78,745, to 2014-15, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Waikato Farmers Markets H., 2d Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.3.

Canadian Legacy. Unraced. Dam of-

TRUDEAU (Exceed and Excel). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$41,770, 332,942Rgt., S$697,116, to 2014 in Aust., Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC EW Barker Trophy, Sgp-2, Garden City Trophy, Sgp-3, Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L, 2d Singapore TC Polytrack Mile Championship, Sgp-3, Colonial Chief S., Sgp-3.

Sheezalady. Unraced. Dam of-

FAST COMPANY (Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 2, York Acomb S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Sire.

Restful Place. Unraced. Dam of-

TORUMBA (Marscay). 5 wins to 1400m, A$198,830, VATC Mercedes Benz S., L, Christmas H., L, SAJC Dollar Day H., VATC Gold Coast Summer Racing Carnival H., 3d VATC Robert Hunter H.

Kooroora Blue. Unraced. Dam of-

RON'S CALL (Magic Albert). 5 wins to 1400m, A$203,975, WATC Fairetha S., L, Westspeed 3YO H.-twice, Crown Perth Sprint H., 3d WATC Birthday S., L.


Race Record: 7 Starts 1-3-1 A$33,985.

Winner at 2 in 2014-15 in Aust.