Kaiser (horse)

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Kaiser
Sire Ruling
Grandsire Bold Ruler
Dam Sovereign Lass
Damsire Sovereign Edition
Sex Colt
Foaled 1975
Country New Zealand
Colour Brown
Owner T J & Mrs Doole
Trainer Neville Atkins
Major wins
New Zealand Derby (1979)
Last updated on February 26, 2008

Kaiser is a Thoroughbred racehorse who won the New Zealand Derby in 1979. He was trained by Neville Atkins and ridden in the 1979 Derby by Alwin Tweedie.

Like Ruling Lad, who won the race the following year, Kaiser was a son of Ruling, who himself was a son of Bold Ruler.

His Derby winning time, 2:29.42, was at the time the second-fastest in the history of the race.