|Breeding:||By Desert Sun (GB)out of Songline|
|Born:||Born Cambridge, NZ 29th Sept 1995|
|Country Born:||New Zealand|
|Owned By:||Trevor McKee, Thayne Green & Helen Lusty|
|Trained By:||Trevor and Stephen McKee|
|Country(s) raced in:||New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong and United Arab Emirates|
|Race Record:||45 starts, 32 wins, 8 seconds, 2 thirds|
|Claim to Fame:||
Sunline started her career with seven wins from seven starts, this included a 3 length Group One win in the AJC Flight Stakes. Her biggest achievement though was her seven length winning margin in her second Cox Plate (2000) beating the cream of Australia's weight for age horses. In doing so Sunline:
Not only did Sunline take on the best in Australasia in her 2000-01 season) but trekked across the world to Hong Kong where she won the Group One Hong Kong Mile by beating 13 opponents (including Fairy King Prawn) from six countries and then onto the United Arab Emirates where she ran a galent third behind Gin and Tonic (Fr) and Fairy King Prawn (HK) in the NZ$4.9million Group Two Dubai Duty Free.
By the end of her racing career Sunline had achieved 13 Group One victories, amassed over NZ$13.5 million in stakes money, making her the second highest earning female racehorse in the world behind Makybe Diva and won three Australian and four New Zealand Horse of the Year titles.
At the time of writing (Aug2006) Sunline now stands at stud having had a filly foal by Rock of Gibraltar and a colt foal by Zabeel.