Cheval racehorse Doncaster Handicap winner
racehorse Vite Cheval was bred in New Zealand in 1980 and was by Vice
Real from Vite Fillette and was trained by Queensland trainer Ian
A very exciting horse, Vite Cheval started 31 times for 11 wins, 2
seconds and 6 thirds and amassed prize money totaling $522, 502.
of his most important wins included the 1984 Doncaster
Handicap, the 1985 AJC All
Aged Stakes, the 1984 Queensland
Guineas, the 1985 VATC Futurity
Stakes, the 1984 MVRC Manikato
Stakes together with an ARC Sires Produce, QTC
Sires Produce, the Group III STC Sir Robert Askin and BATC
Channel 7 Classic.
was ridden in most of his big wins by veteran jockey Kevin Mitchell
who was then in his mid fifties.
He was retired to stud with some good success and died in 2003.