Pomodoro (SAF)

Jet Master - Golden Apple (Northern Guest) bay, 2008 - height 16.2½hh

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Race Record

In South Africa, 8 wins, 1160-2450m at 3 to 5 years, and earnings of R3.9 million

Merit Rated 113

at 3    WON  Gr1 Durban July (2200m)

          WON  Gr1 SA Derby (2450m)

          WON  Gr3 Tony Ruffel S. (1450m)

          WON  KZN Guineas Trial-(L) (1600m)

           2nd    Gr1 SA Classic (1800m)

at 4     3rd     Gr1 Queen’s Plate (1600m)

           3rd     Gr1 Gold Challenge (1600m)

at 5     3rd     Gr1 Champions Challenge (2000m)

Sire Line

JET MASTER – 17 wins, 1000-1600m, 8x Gr1; MR 124. Horse of the Year, Champion Sprinter, Champion Miler; sire of Gr1 winners of both sexes; sire of Champions. Champion Freshman-Sire, Champion Sire (6 times in a row, season 2006/07 to 2011/12). Sire of sires.

Notable progeny incl. Pocket Power (02c - Prince Florimund, Prince Sao) 3x Horse of the Year, Champion; J J The Jet Plane (04c - Northern Guest, House Guard) Champion;  Mythical Flight (03c - Harry Hotspur, Jungle Cove); Past Master (06c - Western Winter, Argosy); Pomodoro (08c - Northern Guest, Averof); Yorker (09c - Al Mufti, Savonarola) Champion; Ebony Flyer (07f - Badger Land, Argosy) Champion; Floatyourboat (02c - Foveros, Coastal) Champion; Master Plan (08c - Royal Chalice, Del Sarto); Love Is In The Air (05f - Jungle Cove, Free Ride); Ravishing (03c - Royal Prerogative, Jamaico); River Jetez (03f - Prince Florimund, Prince Sao); Master Sabina (09c - Sportsworld, Model Man); Fly By Night (09f - Model Man, Great Brother); Soft Landing (02f - Golden Thatch, Auction Ring); Thunder Dance (08f - Fort Wood, Complete Warrior); In The Fast Lane (10f - Northern Guest, Elliodor); Stratos (02f - Golden Thatch, Elliodor); Viva Maria (08f - Badger Land, Dowdstown Charley); Gluwein (06f - Our Casey’s Boy, Where To Dance); Little Miss Magic (03f - Al Mufti, Free State); All Afire (06f - Coastal, Roland Gardens); Master Of My Fate (09c - Elliodor, Bush Telegraph); Jet Supreme (09f - Zabeel, Secretariat); E-Jet (08c - Equalize, Farnesio); Jet Explorer (08c - Icelander, Realm); Jet Belle (09f - Ahmad, Saint Sever); Chave De Oura (09c - Complete Warrior, The Eliminator); Lizarre (06c - Jallad, Flaming Rock); Jet Aglow (09f - Argosy, Jungle Cove); She’s On Fire (02f - Concertino, Sparkler); Vertical Takeoff (05c - Al Mufti, Raise A Man); Starlit (02f - The Prime Minister, Secreto); Jet Supreme (09f - Zabeel, Secretariat); E-Jet (08c - Equalize, Farnesio); etc.

KIN-BREEDING: Jet Master’s dam Jet Lightning is kinbred 3x2 Kerala x Let’s Laugh. Kerala is equivalent to Hail To Reason, the pair 2x2 in Jet Lightning’s sire Rollins (Damascus x Glorious Spring). Glorious Spring is kin to Halo, damsire of Jet Master’s sire Rakeen.

RAKEEN-line sires in South Africa: Lance, Master Of My Fate, Pomodoro, Skitt Skizzle (Jet Master);

Pedigree

Jet Master
1994
Rakeen
1986
Northern DancerNearctic - Nearco
Natalma - Native Dancer
Glorious SongHalo - Hail To Reason
Ballade - Herbager
Jet Lightning
1987
RollinsDamascus - Sword Dancer
Glorious Spring - Hail To Reason
Jolly LaughterJolly Drummer - Drum Beat
Let's Laugh - Joy II
Golden Apple
1995
Northern Guest
1977
Northern DancerNearctic - Nearco
Natalma - Native Dancer
Sex AppealBuckpasser - Tom Fool
Best in Show - Traffic Judge
Averogold
1988
AverofSing Sing - Tudor Minstrel
Argentina - Nearco
Apples of GoldGodswalk - Dancer's Image
Apple Peel - Pall Mall

Pedigree

Pomodoro’s pedigree shows three sets of kin-breeding: Hail To Reason with Kerala, Let’s Laugh; Hail To Reason with Kerala, Buckpasser (Busanda); Kerala with Let’s Laugh and Floral Park. Descendants of the mare Lavendula (Perfume, Source Sucree) are prominent.

Suitable Lines

Suitable mares for Pomodoro could include

  1. Buckpasser & his siblings – widespread; Northern Guest, Al Mufti (Captain Al), Wolfhound, National Assembly, Seeking The Gold (Lecture, Windrush), Danehill, AP Indy, Tiger Ridge, Fort Beluga, Cordoba, Announce, Secret Prospector, Damascus Gate, Imperial Dilemma; Caesour (kin-linked), Lalun (Bold Reason, Never Bend)
  2. Damascus – Complete Warrior (Counter Action, Captain Al), Damascus Gate, Imperial Dilemma, Right Approach
  3. Lavendula through daughters Perfume and Source Sucree, and son Ambiorix – My Babu (widespread), Joy (Dynasty), Irish River (Rainbow Quest), West Man
  4. Hail to Reason – very widespread; Bold Reason (Sadler’s Wells, Fort Wood, Dynasty), Roberto & full sister (Al Mufti, Captain Al, Victory Moon, The Sheik, Announce, Modern Day, Rollins, etc)

(posted 2014)

Sales Analysis

BORN colt avg sold SI filly avg sold SI
2015 183,333 18 0.54 52,692 13 0.49
2016 170,333 15 0.77 135,455 11 1.19
2017 170,833 12 0.89 162,941 17 0.7
2018 182,308 13 0.9 68,000 5 0.5
2019 178,636 22 0.83 111,000 10 1.19

Stamina

by highest winning distance of 3yo and up (the higher the count, the more reliable the %)

800/1399m 14/1600m 16/1999m 20/2399m 2400m+ count
21% 53% 7% 16% 3% 70

Best Rated Offspring

(SA only)

horse wins (SW) places (SP) stakes AR
Cirillo 15c 5 (1) 17 (12) R 5,433,600 116
Golden Belle 16f 4 (1) 1 (0) R 276,875 108
Indlamu 17c 3 (0) 4 (1) R 168,625 105
Return Flight 15f 6 (4) 5 (0) R 2,263,175 104
Putontheredlight 16c 4 (0) 5 (1) R 383,500 103
Russian Rock 17c 2 (1) 3 (1) R 532,850 103
Barzalona 18c 1 (0) 3 (2) R 112,800 99
Leopold 16c 2 (1) 3 (0) R 284,925 99
Social Image 18f 1 (0) 1 (1) R 70,500 97
Cedar Man 15c 2 (0) 3 (1) R 208,575 97

The Power Of Ratings

Colts

AR Band < 59 59 - 69 70 - 79 80 - 89 90 - 99 > 99 > 79 > 89 count
All Colts 26% 18% 27% 18% 8% 3% 29% 11% 22,983
Pomodoro 9% 24% 31% 20% 11% 4% 36% 16% 89

Fillies

AR Band < 54 54 - 64 65 - 74 75 - 84 85 - 94 > 94 > 74 > 84 count
All Fillies 27% 17% 26% 20% 7% 3% 30% 10% 22,507
Pomodoro 33% 25% 19% 15% 4% 5% 24% 9% 80

Black Type Offspring

with best career rating by distance category:
1000-1399m/14-1600m/1601-1999m/20-2399m/2400m+

  • Bound By Duty 2016 colt 85/96/-/-/-
  • Saddle Me Up (Asaal x Northern Guest)
  • 3rd Gatecrasher S. (L) 1400m
  • Cedar Man 2015 colt 76/81/85/97/96
  • Dharmsala (Fantastic Light x Mighty Appealing)
  • 2nd Kenilworth Cup (L) 3200m
  • Golden Belle 2016 filly 108/91/-/-/-
  • Juvenescent (Elusive Quality x Sadler's Wells)
  • Won Gr2 Camellia S. 1160m
  • Indlamu 2017 colt 86/105/-/-/-
  • Victory Dance (Victory Moon x Fort Wood)
  • 3rd Secretariat S. (L) 1400m
  • Leopold 2016 colt 78/99/99/97/83
  • Soulja Gal (Street Cry x Bigstone)
  • Won Secretariat S. (L) 1400m
  • Putontheredlight 2016 colt 93/103/-/-/-
  • Roxanne (Western Winter x Royal Chalice)
  • 2nd Gr2 Golden Horseshoe 1400m
  • Social Image 2018 filly 97/-/-/-/-
  • Carolita (London News x Al Mufti)
  • 2nd Storm Bird S. (L) 1000m
  • Ushuaia 2017 colt -/69/73/77/81
  • Indescribable (Al Mufti x Red Ryder)
  • 3rd SA Derby Trial (L) 2000m
  • Westlife 2016 colt 44/92/-/-/-
  • Westwardly (Silvano x Gone West)
  • 2nd Gr3 Tony Ruffel S. 1400m

Stud Analysis

Colts

  • SSI 1.26
  • Stamina 1377m
  • Stakes Wins 3%
  • Black Type 14%
born foals rnrs wnrs w/r% SW SW/r% BT BT/r% wins SSI AR Stamina
2015 37 34 22 65% 1 3% 3 9% 44 1.61 75 1545m
2016 28 25 17 68% 1 4% 5 20% 31 1.04 73 1585m
2017 29 25 9 36% 1 4% 3 12% 13 1.25 73 1478m
2018 26 7 1 14% 0 0% 1 14% 1 1.15 80 900m

Fillies

  • SSI 1.03
  • Stamina 1444m
  • Stakes Wins 3%
  • Black Type 6%
born foals rnrs wnrs w/r% SW SW/r% BT BT/r% wins SSI AR Stamina
2015 28 23 8 35% 1 4% 1 4% 20 1.74 61 1806m
2016 28 26 9 35% 1 4% 1 4% 16 1.05 57 1528m
2017 26 23 6 26% 1 4% 1 4% 9 0.72 61 1343m
2018 25 9 2 22% 0 0% 1 11% 2 0.63 64 1100m

Sires Book page (pdf)

Captain Of All (SAF)

Captain Al - Serious Side (Fard)

Royal Mo (USA)

Uncle Mo - Royal Irish Lass (Saint Ballado)

Twice Over (GB)

Observatory - Double Crossed (Caerleon)

William Longsword (SAF)

Captain Al - Pagan Princess (Fort Wood)

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