sacahuista


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sacahuista

(ˌsækəˈwɪstə) or

sacahuiste

n
(Plants) a North American flowering grass
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Out of the 1987 Breeders' Cup Distaff heroine Sacahuista, Ekraar is a half-brother to the champion Chilean sire Hussonet.
Back in the fourth generation is the fine family of the likes of Meneval and Sacahuista.
Hussonet is out of Breeders' Cup Distaff winner Sacahuista and is a half-brother to Hamdan Al Maktoum's top-class colt Ekraar, from the family of Irish St Leger winner Meneval and Grade 1 winners Raging Fever and Geri.
Aside from his racing reputation, Ekraar has a strong pedigree, being out of the champion US mare Sacahuista, winner of the Breeders' Cup Distaff in 1987.
Out of the North American champion Sacahuista, Ekraar is a half-brother to Hussonet, a leading sire in Chile before his purchase by John Messara's Arrowfield Stud in Australia earlier this year.