Won 4 races and over €1,300,000 including the Coronation Cup Gr.1, Grand Prix de Paris Gr.1 and St Leger Stakes Gr.1. He was also second in the Irish Derby Gr.1 to world champion HURRICANE RUN & the Irish St Leger Gr.1 to YEATS.
One of the best horses by the exceptional young sire MONTJEU.
A half-brother to Gr.2 winner MEMORIES. He combines the blood of SADLER’S WELLS & ALLEGED.
From the family of leading N.H. sires ALFLORA and ARDROSS.
First crop 6yo’s include Graded performers Don’t Touch It, Tell Us More, Blue Fashion, Great Try, Sir Scorpion, Give Me A Break etc.
April 26, 2016
Improving Don’t Touch It (6g Scorpion-Shandora, by Supreme Leader) brought a Punchestown Festival Grade 1 success for Scorpion on Tuesday… View Article
March 12, 2016
In-form Scorpion sired the winner of Sandown’s ultra-competitive EBF British Stallion Studs & TBA Mares’ Standard Open National Hunt Flat… View Article
March 12, 2016
Scorpion had two potentially classy winners in Britain on Friday. The Gary Moore-trained Bagging Turf (6m Scorpion-Monica’s Story, by Arzanni)… View Article
January 24, 2016
Trainer Jessica Harrington believes Don’t Touch It (6g Scorpion-Shandora, by Supreme Leader) is a six-year-old with huge potential following his… View Article
December 14, 2015
At Borris and Boulta point-to-points on Sunday, there were five races run for 4-year-olds. Remarkably, the winners of all five… View Article
November 28, 2015
The Nipper (4f Scorpion-Sharp Single, by Supreme Leader) defied a penalty when making it two wins from two starts in… View Article
October 19, 2015
Irish-bred Scorpiancer (6g Scorpion-Janebailey, by Silver Patriarch) transferred his talents across the Atlantic when winning the $100,000 Foxbrook Champion Hurdle… View Article
October 11, 2015
The Paul Nicholls-trained It’s A Close Call (6g Scorpion-Sherin, by Surumu) looked a high-class chasing prospect when scoring by 17… View Article
TRIPLE GROUP 1 WINNER
1stGrand Prix de Paris – Gr.1, 12f., Longchamp, by 2½ lengths from Desideratum and Orion Star.
1stSt Leger Stakes – Gr.1, 14½ f., Doncaster, by a length from The Geezer and Tawqeet.
1stCoronation Cup – Gr.1, 12f., Epsom, by 1¼ lengths from Septimus and Maraahel.
1stMaiden, 10f., Leopardstown, by ½ length from Magnolia Lane and Menwaal.
2ndIrish Derby – Gr.1, 12f., Curragh, beaten ½ length by Hurricane Run with Shalapour back in third.
2ndIrish St Leger – Gr.1, 14f., Curragh, beaten ½ length by Yeats with Mores Wells back in third.
2ndHardwicke Stakes – Gr.2, 12f., Ascot, beaten ½ length by Maraahel with Mighty back in third.
2ndGallinule Stakes – Gr.3, 10f., Curragh, beaten short head by Im Spartacus.