• VERY NICE NAME (FR) 2009
    5 Group wins, including3 Gr.1 wins.
    Leading Thoroughbred in Qatar 2013.
  • VERY NICE NAME (FR) 2009
    1. H.H. The Emir Trophy, Gr.1
    1. H.H. The Heir Apparent Trophy, Gr.1
    1. Qatar Derby, Gr.1
    1. H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy, Gr.2
    1. Khor Al Adaid Cup, Gr.3

Very Nice Name (FR) 2009

Thoroughbred Stallion by Whipper out of Namona, Color: Dark bay

5 Group wins, including 3 Gr.1 races: Qatar Thoroughbred Derby, H.H. The Heir Apparent Trophy and H.H. The Emir Trophy International.

Earnings of more than 900,000 Euros in prize money.

Leading Thoroughbred in Qatar 2013, 5 wins from 5 runs and earnings of nearly QR 2,000,000.

Wins

H.H. The Emir Trophy, Gr.1 2400 m
H.H. The Heir Apparent Trophy, Gr.1 2200 m
Qatar Derby, Gr.1 2000 m
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy 2012, Gr.2 2000 m
Khor Al Adaid Cup, Gr.3 2100 m
Prix du Mont Saint-Marc, Course F 2yo 1400 m

Second

Qatar Prix Foy, Gr.2 2400 m
Qatar Gold Trophy, 2200 m

Third

Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.1 2400 m
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy 2013, Gr.2 2000 m

Race record

Year Age Starts Wins Second Third  
2014 5 2 - 1 -  
2013 4 9 3 1 2  
2012 3 6 2 1 2  
2011 2 3 1 - 2  
Total   20 6 3 6  
Whipper
(USA) 2001
Namona
(IRE) 2002
Miesque's Son
(USA) 1992
Myth To Reality
(FR) 1986
Halling
(USA) 1991
Flawlessly
(FR) 1991
Mr Prospector
(USA) 1970
Miesque
(USA) 1984
Sadler's Wells
(USA) 1981
Millieme
(IRE) 1977
Diesis
(GB) 1980
Dance Machine
(GB) 1982
Rainbow Quest
(USA) 1981
Pauvresse
(FR) 1978
The first breeding season of Very Nice Name is 2015.

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