Star NZ Pacer Stunin Cullen is the richest entire son of Christian Cullen.
CHRISTIAN CULLEN 1:54.1 ($1,249,150) is by a son of DIRECT SCOOTER - IN THE POCKET. As a stallion IN THE POCKET has been nothing short of sensational in New Zealand and is responsible for changing the breed in Australia and New Zealand.
IN THE POCKET became Champion Sire in both 1998/99 and 2003/04 as well as being the leading two-year-old sire five times and twice three-year-old stallion of the Year. He is the sire of three NZ based millionaires and multiple "Harness Horses of the Year".
CHRISTIAN CULLEN was a star from the time he stepped on the track. He was such a great looking colt and with ability to match his looks he quickly became a crowd favorite.
While he won four from five at two and five from ten at three, it is his four year old career that he is most remembered for. Twelve from twelve says it all with the two highlights being his outstanding win in the NZ Cup and his demolition of a star studded field by 20 meters in the Miracle Mile. All up he faced the starter just 31 times for 22 Wins and 4 placings for $1,249,150 in stakes
Fresh from his triumph in the Ballarat Cup STUNIN CULLEN produced a brilliant sprint to claim the GR 1 Hunter cup in 2011, recognized as Australia's premier staying event. Race favorite IM THE MIGHTY QUIN produced a remarkable effort to finish a close up third. The final quarter was clocked in a brilliant 27.6 seconds.
The CHRISTIAN CULLEN entire won 18 starts with 6 placings to take his earnings to $1,493,000.
Points to remember are:
STUNIN CULLEN is by the champion Sire CHRISTIAN CULLEN
STUNIN CULLEN is from a New Zealand Broodmare of the Year
STUNIN CULLEN is the winner of 4 Group One Races.
STUNIN CULLEN is the winner of just under $1.5million in earnings!