Sire: Hard Spun

Dam: Razor Blade

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 3rd, 2012

Country: Australia

Career Record: 23-2-3-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    8.7 %
  • Place
    39.1 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
HARD SPUN (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
2004Turkish TrystTurkomanAlydar
DamBlazing SwordMarscayBiscay
RAZOR BLADE (AUS) Royal PlateLunchtime
1994CoalitionPre Emptive StrikeBlushing Groom
  Regal FantasySir Tristram

HARD SPUN (USA) (Bay 2004-Stud 2008). 7 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 820 rnrs, 552 wnrs, 57 SW, inc. Questing (Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1), Le Romain, Hard Not to Like, Hard Aces, Ertijaal, Wicked Strong, Smooth Roller, Hardest Core, Zo Impressive, Big John B, Promising Run, Moviesta, Fursa, Tarquin, San Nicasio, Red Duke, Text'n Hurley, Island Town, Maftool, Taghleeb, Reload, Nomorerichblondes, etc.


1st dam

RAZOR BLADE, by Blazing Sword. 8 wins to 1500m, A$271,526, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.3, AJC Nivison H., L, BTC Diamond Stud S., L, STC Bed of Roses H., AJC Red Jester H., STC Comely Girl H., Pukekohe H., 2d VATC Arborea H., 3d VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3, MVRC Great Western S., L, STC Miranda H., 4th VRC Great Western H., L. Half-sister to COUNTRY LODGE. Dam of nine named foals, eight to race, seven winners, inc:-

FLAMBERGE (g. by Exceed and Excel). 11 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,767,780, to 2015-16, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, ATC Sebring S., Gr.3, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, MRC Heath S., Gr.3, SAJC Durbridge S., L, VRC Living Legends H., MVRC Programmed Property Services 2YO H., MRC East Malvern Community Bank H., 2d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2, VRC MSS Security S., L, MVRC Ascend Sales Trophies P., 3d MRC Kevin Heffernan S., Gr.3, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, MRC Sportingbet H., Arthur Gauci H., MVRC Chandler Macleod Premium H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, ATC Maurice McCarten S., Gr.3, VRC Dilmah Earl Grey S., L, Kensington S., L.

SUNBURNT LAND (g. by Scenic). 8 wins from 1100m to 1700m, A$379,000, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Straight Six H., L, MRC Hussonet Cup, Grange H., 2d MRC Magari H., 3d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, Scalzo Food Industries H.

DURENDAL (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$536,800, to 2015-16, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, Western Health Foundation H., MRC Canaccord Genuity H., PFD Food Services H., Ballarat TC Isuzu H., 2d WATC Summer Scorcher, L, Miss Andretti S., L, Scenic Blast S., L, Ballarat TC Thomas Jewellers Eureka Stockade, 3d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, BRC Queensland Day P., L, MRC Bill Collins H., MVRC 1print H., 4th MRC Kevin Heffernan S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L.

CURTANA (f. by Exceed and Excel). 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$652,600, VRC Gucci Red Roses S., L, Straight Six H., L, MRC Moorabbin Steel P., Peter Briede H., Swettenham Stud 2YO H., Congratulations Luke Nolen 2YO H., 2d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Streets Ice Cream S., L, 3d SAJC WH Wylie H., L, 4th VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, Gilgai S., Gr.2, MVRC William Crockett S., L. Dam of-

Dame Eleanor. 2 wins at 1200m, 1450m in 2016-17, Turffontein Eqstra Fleet Management H.

Joyeuse (f. by King's Best). 5 wins to 1400m, A$228,390, MRC Flying Spur Cup H., Starcraft P., MVRC Anzac Appeal H., Members Equity Bank P., Timbercorp H., 3d AJC James HB Carr S., L, MRC Sony Foundation H., MVRC Gorski Truck & Trailer Engineering H. Dam of-

SWORD OF LIGHT (New Approach). 2 wins at 2, A$195,000, in 2015-16, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, 2d MRC Brian Reckas 2YO H., 3d MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2, VRC Mrs Mac's Family Bakery Sprint, 4th VRC Hilton S, L.

Sword of Justice. 3 wins to 1400m, A$103,760, to 2016-17, MRC Thebigscreencompany.com H., 2d MRC Yellowglen H., 3d VRC National Jockeys Trust H.

Tempered (g. by Hard Spun). 2 wins. See below.

Dancing Blade (g. by Spectrum). Winner at 1100m in Aust.


2nd dam

COALITION, by Pre Emptive Strike. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, VATC Sturt H., Katandra H., Amalgamation H., 2d VATC Elsternwick H. Half-sister to HONOUR CODE, Tootsie Roll (dam of DOUBTFUL JACK). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

RAZOR BLADE (Blazing Sword). 8 wins. See above.

COUNTRY LODGE (Grand Lodge). 2 wins at 1400m, A$306,100, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, Beachside H., 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Sky Channel H., MRC Deakin H., Jim Conway H., Alan Currie H., 3d VRC Chubb S., L, Hilton Nicholas H., 4th MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, VRC Let's Elope S., L. Producer.

Country Skies. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Panoramic Skies. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

SATURDAY SKIES (Any Given Saturday). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$227,901, to 2015-16, WATC JC Roberts S., L, Westspeed 2YO P., Vinnies & Rotary Partnership 2YO H., 2d WATC Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, L, G'Day WA 2YO H., Westspeed Nursery H.-twice, WAROA Racing Awards H., Celebrate Australia Day H., 3d WATC TJ Smith Trophy, L, Westspeed 3YO H., Tabtouch Your Industry for Your TAB H.


Race Record: 19 Starts 2-3-5 A$90,090.

2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$90,090, in 2015-16, MRC Polytrack H., 3d MRC Mypunter.com H., M&D Dillon Construction H., Vale Jim Moloney P.