Caravaggio

Grey201415.3½ hh
Distance won over: 5f. to 6f.
Scat Daddy - Mekko Hokte
Fee for 2021: $25,000

The fastest son of Gr.1 sire of sires SCAT DADDY!

  • Unbeaten Grade 1 winning 2YO - with sensational victories in the Gr.1 Phoenix Stakes & the Gr.2 Coventry Stakes
  • Top-class sprinter at 3 - bolted up in the Gr.1 Commonwealth Cup at Royal Ascot defeating Harry Angel & Blue Point

Timeform’s highest-rated juvenile colt of 2016 who went unbeaten in his first six starts!

By SCAT DADDY - Grade 1 winner at 2 & 3, and the ultimate Royal Ascot sire

Out of stakes winning 2YO MEKKO HOKTE, also dam of MY JEN - unbeaten in 3 starts over 5½f. and 6f. at 2 and a Grade 2 winner over 6½f. at 3

“Ryan Moore said afterwards that he was the best 2YO he'd sat on." Racing Post, 14/06/2016 following the Coventry Stakes

"his Ferrari engine kicked in and he surged past the entire field" Racing Post Weekender on Caravaggio's Commonwealth Cup-Gr.1 success

His first crop yearlings sold for $900,000, $400,000, $300,000, $280,000, $280,000, $250,000, $250,000, $235,000, $220,000, $210,000, $205,000, $205,000, $205,000 etc.

Off to a fast start!

  • Tenebrism - bolted up in a 5f. maiden on debut at Naas for Aidan O'Brien earning TDN 'Rising Star' status. "created a good impression in overcoming greenness to make a winning debut... picking up in very taking fashion once angled to the outside... she has to be considered a Royal Ascot prospect even at this early stage." Racing Post
  • Elliptic - won a 5f. maiden on debut at Tipperary for Donnacha O'Brien. "You'd have to look at Royal Ascot... she could be a Queen Mary or Albany filly." Donnacha O'Brien.
  • Contarelli Chapel - impressive debut maiden winner over 6f. at Naas for Aidan O'Brien earning TDN 'Rising Star' Status. "bolted up here. She showed good speed while always travelling... the penny dropped as they met the rising ground and she really quickened up smartly...chances are this was a deep maiden, and she really left them standing." Racing Post
  • Dizzy Bizu - made all to win at Chantilly for Stephane Wattel & owner/breeder Peter Savill