|Name:||Black Pirate (GB)|
|Pedigree:||Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Proper Posh (GB)|
|Owner:||Leeds Plywood & Doors|
Black Sam Bellamy is the brother to Galileo and has won the G1 Tattersalls Gold Cup. He has sired plenty of two-year-old winners including The Giant Bolster, who won the Grade 2 Cotswold Steeple Chase at Cheltenham Racecourse.
Black Pirates Dam was unraced but the Grand Dam has produced 3 black type performers, Hobbs Hill winner of two Grade 2 Novice Chases, Posh Pearl 2nd in Aintree Champion Bumper and Hollies Pearl a Listed winner of Bumpers and Hurdles. The 3rd Dam produced 3 winners including Pearlyman – a top class 2 mile Chaser and Listed Hurdle winner Poetic Gem.
Black Pirate was an impressive 15 length winner of a 4-year-old Point to Point on his first start. He then began training with James Ewart Racing and has gone on to win two National Hunt Flat races on heavy ground from three starts and he has placed second at Ayr under jockey Steven Fox.