Faith In Rikki

Sire: Keep the Faith

Dam: Persuasive Miss

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 4th, 2014

Country: Australia


M J Stapleton & Mrs R C Stapleton

Career Record: 18-0-4-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    0.0 %
  • Place
    27.8 %





Chestnut mareFoaled in 2014

SireSunday SilenceHaloHail to Reason
KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) Wishing WellUnderstanding
2000Duelling GirlDayjurDanzig
DamRaktiPolish PrecedentDanzig
PERSUASIVE MISS (AUS) RageraRainbow Quest
2009White Hart LaneFlying SpurDanehill
  EscapadaWeasel Clause

KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) (Brown 2000-Stud 2006). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, MRC Schweppervescence Cup, L. Sire of 330 rnrs, 212 wnrs, inc. SW Trust in a Gust (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), Dinkum Diamond, Soldi Domani, Honey Steel's Gold, Lucky Penny, Socks, SP Sayahailmary, Mexborough Boy, Tidy Prophet, Keep the Cash, Extra Virgin, The Counterfeiter, In Faith and of Spiritual Girl, Jessica Rose, Gold Bundle, Room to Rhyme, Keep Courting, etc.


1st dam

PERSUASIVE MISS, by Rakti. Unplaced. Half-sister to LUCKY PENNY. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Supreme Confidence (g. by Supreme Class). Placed to 2019-20 in Aust.

Faith in Rikki (f. by Keep the Faith). See below.


2nd dam

White Hart Lane, by Flying Spur. 4 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, A$111,200, VATC Birthday Card 2YO H., Emerald Isle 2YO H., Bill Duncan H., 3d SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, Oaklands P., L, VATC Shame H., Meadowlea P., Just Topic H., 4th SAJC Hill-Smith S., L. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

LUCKY PENNY (Keep the Faith). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$212,225, SAJC Laelia S., L, MRC PFD Food Services H., Victorian Hardwood Floors H., 2d SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3.

Bella Capri. 4 wins at 1000m, A$162,500, MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H., MVRC Spicer Thoroughbreds H., 2d Bendigo JC Sutherland Property H., 3d VRC Euroa VC's H., MVRC Silver Thomas Hanley H., MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H.

Tottenham Girl. 3 wins at 1200m, MVRC Alternate Rail P., 3d MRC Caulfield Racing on Facebook H., MRC (Mornington) Rossdale Golf Club H. Producer.

Everybody's Gal. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Lady Persephone. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Core Breach. 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, A$140,260, SAJC James Boag's Premium H., David Loy H., Irish Race Day 2YO P., MVRC Nelson Alexander H., 3d MVRC Cafetto H., Excellence in Baking H., SAJC Tawqeet H., Quayclean H.

Elusive Burst. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Magnus Magic. 7 wins to 1400m, A$95,505, to 2018-19, 2d SAJC Ubet P.

Burst of Faith. Winner at 1800m, 2d Oakbank RC Sidewood Wines P.


3rd dam

ESCAPADA, by Weasel Clause. 5 wins at 2, TTC Fosters Classic, L, TRC Tilford S., TTC Newnham Bakery 2YO H., Jim Beam H., 2d TTC Gold Sovereign S., L, 3d TRC One Thousand Guineas, L. Half-sister to POACHER'S STAR, THE OLD CHINA. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

White Hart Lane (Flying Spur). 4 wins. See above.

Ilbach. 5 wins from 1600m to 1800m, A$82,275, MRC Grey Boots H., 2d VRC Breakwater H., MRC Bore Head H., 3d MRC Katandra H., Mighty Kingdom H.

Vickers. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1450m, A$131,900, VRC Sequalo H., VATC Blue Ribbon Day P., Listowel H., 2d MVRC Dr JG Sheahan P., MRC Frank O'Brien H. Dam of-

LuckyI'mbarefoot. 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, A$326,641, MRC Chortle 2YO H., Schweppes H., Perri Cutten H., 2d MVRC Boscastle H., MRC Sportingbet H., 3d MRC Champagne Pommery Masters Awards H., SAJC Hindmarsh Plumbing H., 4th VRC Super Impose S., L.

Easter Road. Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Hibernian (Bianconi). 7 wins from 1600m to 2200m, A$256,005, WATC H., Pink's Steam Clean H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., Albany Cup, 2d Pinjarra Cup, L, WATC D&W Electrical & Data H., WHL Legal H., Newmarket Room H., Call TAB to Bet 132 369 H., Geraldton Cup, 3d WATC Westspeed Stayers' H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., Passages Resource Centre H., Waterford Stud at Waroona H.


4th dam

Knightly Belle, by Dignitas. 2 wins at 2, AJC Darling Point H., STC Rouse Hill H., 2d AJC Rocky Point H., 3d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Keith Mackay H., L. Half-sister to Mixed Grill. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

POACHER'S STAR (Poacher's Moon). 22 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1650m, A$220,480, TTC Newmarket H., L, Mowbray S., L, TRC Thomas Lyons S., L, TTC Enclosure Newmarket H., TRC Civic Club H., City of Glenorchy H., John Remess for Denison H., 2d TRC Thomas Lyons S., L-twice, TTC Mowbray S., L, Tasmanian Guineas, L, 3d TRC Crown Lager S., L, Hobart Guineas, L.

ESCAPADA (Weasel Clause). 5 wins. See above.

THE OLD CHINA (Old Crony). 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, TRC One Thousand Guineas, L, TTC Coghlan H., 2d Tasmanian Oaks, Gr.3. Producer.


Race Record: 15 Starts 0-2-1 A$7,870.

Placed to 2019-20 in Aust.