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Borna Pilot x Matriarch
                Top Honcho x Borna Best                         Staplers Jo x Castlerea Delia
Whelped  November 2005
Sire: Borna Pilot
Borna Pilot is sired by the NUMBER 1 SIRE TOP HONCHO and out of BORNA BEST a hugely successful dam who has thrown many top class competition dogs.
He was a top drawer racer, partaking in many of Irelands most prestigous races. He won the Ladbrookes 600, and was a Finalist in the Droopys Vieri Easter Cup, The Breeders Produce Stakes, The Tipperary Cup and many more, he was also Irish Derby Semi Finalist two years running!
He has already sired competition winners in his first season at stud and looks a very exciting sire for the future!

Dam: Matriarch

Matriarch was an open race winner over both 475m and 640m at Walthamstow and 515m Hove. Clocking sub 29 seconds for the Stows 475m course (old track). She was also a Finalist in the £3000 Puppy Stakes at Walthamstow alongside litter brother Vociferous.

Her sire Staplers Jo has been a hugely successful stud dog and his daughters are now sough after damsires, who have thrown the likes of Geldrops Touch, World Class, Toms Little Jo, Zigzag Dutchy, Shelbourne Poopa, Side Saga and Blue Majestic to name a few!

Her dam Castlerea Delia well known for throwing top drawer pups in every litter, and regularly featured in the Top 5 in the Dams Table of Open Race Winners. Her offspring have won opens at in excess of 30 different tracks and have notched up well over 100 open race wins between them.

Matriarch is from a very good open race litter which included:

  • Special Treat - Great Honest EP Bitch, Winner of opens over 4 and 6 bends and Won a 1st Round Heat of the Oaks
  • Omnipotent - Open Race Winner, Injury curtailed what would have been a hugely successful career
  • Vociferous - Numerous Open Race Wins, £3000 Puppy Stakes Finalist W'stow, Winner at 7 Different Tracks

Matriarchs dam Castlerea Delia has also thrown:

  • Special Trick - Grand Prix Winner, St Leger Finalist, Derby Semi Finalist, Irish Derby Quarter Finalist, Gymcrack Runner up, Prestige Finalist,Sussex Cup Finalist, E50,000 Corn Cuchulian Finalist, Gordon Hodson Memorial Winner and Ballyregan Bob Memorial Winner.
  • Special Event - Numerous Open Wins over 4 and 6 bends in very fast times, 28.80 475m W'Stow,Winner of the Stow Stayers Cup and R/Up in the Puppy Derby.
  • Shaun Me Boy - Numerous Open Wins over 4 and 6 bends in very fast times. Stuart Lambert Test Finalist, R/Up Racing Post Stayers Cup, Finalist in Regal Stayers Trophy, Ladbroke Circuit Finalist.
  • Sofem - Hugely Talented Open Race Bitch has clocked 39.24 for 640m W'Stow, Grand Prix Semi Finalist 2005 and Ante Post St Leger Fave 2005.
  • Connoisseur - Numerous Fast Open Race Wins 4 & 6 Bends, Winner of the Jem Racing Super Paws, Golden Crest Finalist, Racing Post Maiden Derby Finalist, Beaten 3/4 by Shelbourne Star.

Matriarch herself is already following in her dams footsteps and her first litter included the SENSATIONAL puppy Special Deal, winner of opens in sub 29 seconds Walthamstow and Winner of the £2000 Star Racing Puppy Stakes! Her first litter also Includes I'll Wear That winner in 29.03 for 475m Walthamstow.

Her second litter by Concorde Direct are only pups still but have already won a fair few races between including: 1st 29.28 475m W'Stow, 1st 29.43 475m W'Stow. AlexismyBoy looks a very promising prospect.


**This litter combine some of the best Irish lines with a slight influence of Number 1 Sire Top Honcho, and they also have a 4 by 4 Im Slippy cross in their pedigree and will make valuable brood prospects upon retirement - we ourselves are retaining one bitch for future breeding purposes**

It is very rare for pups of this calibre to come on the market at a fantastic price too, these pups are now 6 months old and have shaped into fantastic looking saplings. Can be viewed at Graigue Kennels.

~ £1750 The Pair ~
*£1600 FOR THE PAIR*
Pups can be reared on for £3 a day at current establishment, Graigue Kennels Co Waterford.
Contact Gary on 07976 729 553