Bay 2001 16.1hh (1.65 m)
Sadler’s Wells – Lyndonville
Distance won over: 8f. to 20f.

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Stands at Castlehyde Stud

First crop are 6yo’s of 2017

Fee for 2017: €6,500

Unbeaten at 2 years & winner of 7 Group 1 races including an unprecedented 4 consecutive victories in the Ascot Gold Cup.

Bred on the same Sadler’s Wells/Top Ville cross as Classic sire MONTJEU.

3YO stores in 2016 sold for €130,000 (Tom Malone/Lucinda Russell), €100,000 (Joseph O’Brien) etc. while his foals sold for €37,000 (Richard Rohan), €30,000 (Kevin Ross B/S) €30,000 (Brendan Bashford B/S) etc.

First crop are 6YO’s of 2017 and already include…

Capivari, winner of a Gr.1 hurdle & Listed hurdle at Auteuil

Shattered Love, 5-time winner including a Gr.3 & Listed Mares Novice Hurdle, 3rd in the Gr.2 Open Mares NH Flat Race at Aintree

Augusta Kate, winner of two Listed bumpers, a maiden hurdle & 2nd in the Gr.2 Open Mares NH Flat Race at Aintree for Willie Mullins

Ballinderry Moth, impressive bumper winner and 3rd in a Listed National Hunt Flat Race

Also… exciting bumper winners The CallerBargy Lady, Mere Anarchy, Sir Will, Cougar Kid, Compadre, Little Miss Poet, Poetic Lady, Mossback, Black Ace, Frazel Express, Burbank & Dreambaby, hurdle winners YounevercallHolly Bush Henry, Uaintseenothingyet, Seven Kingdoms, For Goodness Sake, Thomas Campbell, The West’s Awake, Utility, Verygoodverygood, Ruby Yeats, Sandymount, Some Neck & Sebastian Beach, beginners chase winners Sir Jack Yeats & The Living Beauty,  & P2P winners Red Hanrahan, Farm The Rock, Lost Frequency & Inspired Poet etc.

PRINCIPAL PERFORMANCES

UNBEATEN AT 2 YEARS

1st Maiden, 8f., Curragh by 4 lengths on debut from Haratila.

UNBEATEN AT 3 YEARS

1st Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial-Gr.2, 10f., Leopardstown by 1½ lengths from Relaxed Gesture and Medicinal.
1st Ballysax Stakes-Gr.3, 10f., Leopardstown by 10 lengths from Dabiroun and Lord Admiral.

GR.1 WINNER AT 4 YEARS

1st Coronation Cup-Gr.1, 12f., Epsom, by 2½ lengths from Alkaased and Reefscape with multiple Gr.1 winners Warrsan and Pride also behind.
2nd Mooresbridge Stakes-Gr.3, 10f., Curragh beaten 6 lengths by Cairdeas.

GR.1 WINNING CHAMPION AT 5 YEARS

1st Ascot Gold Cup-Gr.1, 20f., Royal Ascot by 4 lengths from Reefscape and Distinction.
1st Goodwood Cup-Gr.2, 16f., Goodwood by 5 lengths from Geordieland and Tungsten Strike.
2nd Irish St. Leger-Gr.1, 14f., Curragh beaten a ½ length by Kastoria.

DUAL GR.1 WINNER AT 6 YEARS

1st Ascot Gold Cup-Gr.1, 20f., Royal Ascot by 1½ lengths from Geordieland and Le Miracle.
1st Irish St. Leger-Gr.1, 14f., Curragh by a ½ length from Scorpion and Mores Wells.
1st Saval Beg Stakes-L.R. , 14f., Leopardstown by 6 lengths from Mutakarrim.
1st Vintage Crop Stakes-L.R., 13f., Navan by 5 lengths from Reform Act.

DUAL GR.1 WINNER AT 7 YEARS

1st Ascot Gold Cup-Gr.1, 20f., Royal Ascot by 5 lengths from Geordieland and Coastal Path.
1st Prix Royal-Oak-Gr.1, 16.f., Longchamp by 1½ lengths from Allegretto and Veracity.
1st Goodwood Cup-Gr.2, 16f., Goodwood by 7 lengths from Tungsten Strike and Sagara.
1st Vintage Crop Stakes-L.R. , 13f., Navan by ¾ length from Red Moloney and Alfie Flits.
3rd Prix du Cadran – Gr.1, 20f., Longchamp beaten 3 lengths by Le Miracle and Varevees.

AT 8 YEARS

1st Ascot Gold Cup-Gr.1, 20f., Royal Ascot by 3½ lengths from Patkai and Geordieland.

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