Soldier Of Fortune – A very exciting new National Hunt recruit by Galileo
Soldier Of Fortune is out of a half-sister to SHOLOKHOV (sire of multiple Grade 1 winner DON COSSACK)
Top class racehorse, rated 131 by Timeform – bettered only amongst his generation by Epsom Derby winner AUTHORIZED
Sire of over 140 winners on the flat and over jumps including:
Grade 1 Juvenile Hurdle winner Mega Fortune, who heads to Cheltenham as one of the leading contenders for the Gr.1 Triumph Hurdle
Slowmotion, an impressive 7 length Gr.2 Juvenile Hurdle & 4 length Listed Mares Chase winner
Carlita Du Berlais, a leading 3YO hurdler in France in 2015
Flying Tiger, an 11-length juvenile hurdle winner, who will now by aimed at either the Fred Winter or G1 Triumph Hurdle
4YO hurdle winners Ponte Fortune, Lucky Island, Bleu Azur and Popstar Du Berlais
2016 flat performers include Gr.1 winner Rey del Rock, Listed winners Shutterbug, Amie Noire & Bokan, 11-time winner Fire Fighting etc.
“Soldier Of Fortune has every right to excel as a sire of jumpers. The grandsires of his dam, the Flat Listed winner Affianced, are Busted and Lord Gayle, two stallions whose descendants have made a major impact on the National Hunt world.” Andrew Caulfield, Thoroughbred Owner & Breeder February 2016
February 12, 2017
Mega Fortune (4g Soldier Of Fortune-Far Across, by Common Grounds) heads to Cheltenham as one of the leading contenders for… View Article
February 11, 2017
Slowmotion (5m Soldier Of Fortune-Second Emotion, by Medaaly), a G2 winner over hurdles last season, added to her impressive CV… View Article
January 25, 2017
Ex-French performer Tin Soldier (6g Soldier Of Fortune-Everlast, by Anabaa) could be pointed towards the G1 Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle… View Article
January 18, 2017
Flying Tiger (4g Soldier Of Fortune-Ma Preference, by American Post) made no mistakes at Newbury on Wednesday when recording an… View Article
January 8, 2017
G2-winning hurdler Slowmotion (5m Soldier Of Fortune-Second Emotion, by Medaaly) broke her duck over fences at Naas on Sunday with… View Article
October 31, 2016
The 2016 Swedish Derby hero Bokan (4g Soldier Of Fortune-Paree, by Desert Prince) brought a second Bro Park black-type victory… View Article
October 16, 2016
Classy mare Amie Noire (5m Soldier Of Fortune– Autriche, by Acatenango) brought down the curtain on her highly successful racing… View Article
July 26, 2016
Trainer Mark Johnston began Glorious Goodwood 2016 in the best possible style when Fire Fighting (5g Soldier Of Fortune-Savoie, by… View Article
AT 2 YEARS
2nd Criterium de Saint-Cloud-Gr.1, 10f., Saint-Cloud beaten ¾ lengths by Passage Of Time.
AT 3 YEARS & 4 YEARS
1st Irish Derby-Gr.1, 12f., Curragh by 9 lengths from Alexander Of Hales and Eagle Mountain.
1st Coronation Cup-Gr.1, 12f., Epsom by ¾ lengths from Youmzain and MacArthur.
1st Prix Niel-Gr.2, 12f., Longchamp by 1½ lengths from Sagara and Zambezi Sun.
1st Prix Noailles-Gr.2, 10½f., Longchamp by 1½ lengths from Spirit One and Spycrawler.
2nd Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud-Gr.1, 12f., Saint-Cloud beaten ½ a length by Youmzain.
3rd Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe-Gr.1, 12f., Longchamp beaten 2½ lengths by Zarkava and Youmzain.
Rated 131 by Timeform