Good Ba Ba

  • Bay Gelding
  • Born 2002
  • KY-Bred
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Good Ba Ba Breaks Mark in Hong Kong Mile

Good Ba Ba Breaks Mark in Hong Kong Mile

Good Ba Ba produced a devastating surge to win the Dec. 14 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile (HK-I) at Sha Tin for the second straight year, leaving his jockey Christophe Soumillon to declare that he was the best miler in the world. That's even harder to dispute when it was confirmed the phenomenal winning time of 1:32.71 was a track record.

Good Ba Ba Earnings to Good Causes

The success of Hong Kong superstar Good Ba Ba will have an impact that goes way beyond the horse's racing lifetime, with owner John Yuen Se-kit announcing this week the creation of the Good Ba Ba Foundation.

Good Ba Ba is One of World's Best Milers

Good Ba Ba performed "to a whole new level" in the April 27 Champions Mile (HK-I), according to senior handicapper Nigel Gray, who believes the record-breaking miler must now be the equal of the best milers in the world.

Good Ba Ba First Home, First 'In'

John Yuen's 6-year-old gelding Good Ba Ba solidified his reputation as the top miler in the Far East Sunday by capturing the HK$1-million Champions Mile (HK-I) at Sha Tin and becomes the first horse to qualify for the 2008 Breeders' Cup World Championships through the Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" Challenge series.

Successful Inbreeding to Siblings

Successful Inbreeding to Siblings

PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter

Alan Porter has been intrigued for a long time by the potential upgrading effects of inbreeding through brothers, sisters, three-parts brothers and sisters, and other close relatives. Naturally, the top international group I winners Ramonti and Good Ba Ba attracted his attention because they are two interesting examples of inbreeding via siblings.

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Connections

Trainer CRUZ
Jockey DOLEUZE
Owner JOHN YUEN SE KIT
Breeder HARAS SANTA MARIA DE ARARAS S A

Pedigree

Good Ba Ba View Five-Cross Pedigree Lear Fan Roberto
Wac
Elle Meme Zilzal
Holy Tobin

Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
KEESEP2003
Hip 2215
Yearling Cash Asmussen, agent Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Haras Santa Maria de Araras $85,000

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