ZINIKELE was purchased by the Hollywood Syndicate at the National Yearling Sale 2021. She is a filly by Gimmethegreenlight (AUS) out of the Parade Leader (USA) mare, Furina. She was consigned by Lammerskraal Stud.
Named By: Comrades Marathon
Meaning: 2017 Comrades slogan meaning “It takes all of you”
Sex: Bay Filly
Sire: Gimmethegreenlight (AUS)
Mare: Furina (Parade Leader)
Breeder: Lammerskraal Stud
Trainer: Gareth van Zyl
Purchased: NYS 2021 Day 1
Pedigree: View Here
Previous name: Gimmeone
The Dam, FURINA, winner, R42,250, at 3, 1000m, from only 3 starts; Own sister to LAVERNA, Half sister to NEVVAY; dam of 4 previous foals; 2 runners; 2 winners inc.:
FABIAN (15 c. by What A Winter): 4 wins, R369,775, at 2 to 4, 1000 – 1400m, inc. Ibhayi Stakes, L, placed 7 times, inc. 3rd Mercury Sprint Gr.1.
Winter Furi (17 f. by What A Winter): winner, R29,900, at 3, 1000m, from only 5 starts.
Ultra Quick (18 c. by Querari (GER)): 2-y-o unraced.
UPDATES – Zinikele
June 18th, 2022
Raced over 1400m at Hollywoodbets Scottsville. Finished 7th out of 12 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: Still very green around the turn and I feel she needs racing to improve.
May 28th, 2022
Raced over 1200m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the turf. Anthony Delpech post-race comment: She was very green on the turn. Muzi Yeni said that she is a very nice filly and she will improve a lot from the run. She will go close to winning next time.