American Pharoah

Bay201216.2 hh
Distance won over: 1400m. to 2400m.
Pioneerof The Nile - Littleprincessemma
Fee for 2020: $55,000

The Horse of a Lifetime!

The first US Triple Crown winner in 37 years

Dual Gr.1 winning Champion 2YO & 6-time Gr.1 winning Champion 3YO. The world’s highest-rated horse in 2015 - higher-rated than leading sires Street Cry, Medaglia d’Oro and More Than Ready

“The most exciting stud horse ever sent to Australia” The Australian, 5 March 2017

A high-class Danehill-free pedigree.

His first southern hemisphere yearlings sold for $850,000, $750,000, $750,000, $675,000, $600,000, $575,000, NZ$575,000, $460,000, $450,000, $400,000, $375,000, NZ$360,000 etc.

“American Pharoah has done such a good job overseas and a lot of his winners are on turf…we like him and will be happy to buy more of them this year.” Wayne Hawkes, purchaser of the American Pharoah ex. Azumi colt for $750,000

“American Pharoah is obviously a horse that has come here with a big level of excitement on. We're leaving with two, a colt and a filly, obviously we like them.” Garry Cuddy, Spendthrift, purchasers of the American Pharoah ex Tsaritsa colt for $600,000 and Vivi Veloce filly for $375,000

US Champion first crop sire of 2019!

His top performers include...

  • Harvey's Lil Goil - multiple winner including the Gr.1 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup at Keeneland, Gr.3 Regret Stakes at Churchill Downs & Busanda Stakes at Aqueduct for William Mott.Third in the Gr.1 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf & Gr.1 Alabama Stakes
  • Van Gogh - ultra impressive 4-length winner of the Gr.1 Criterium International in France for Aidan O'Brien
  • Four Wheel Drive won the Gr.2 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint at Santa Anita, the Gr.3 Futurity Stakes at Belmont Park & the US$100,000 Rosie's Stakes at Colonial Downs for Wesley Ward
  • Sweet Melania - 3-time winner including the Gr.2 Jessamine County Stakes & Gr.3 Wonder Again Stakes for Todd Pletcher. Third in the Gr.1 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita
  • Pista - winner of the Gr.2 Park Hill Stakes at Doncaster & the Listed Vinnie Roe Stakes at Leopardstown for Joseph O'Brien. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Prix de Royallieu at ParisLongchamp
  • Maven - 3-time winner for Wesley Ward including the Gr.3 Prix du Bois at Chantilly
  • Turned Aside - winner of the Gr.3 Quick Call Stakes & Aqueduct Turf Sprint Championship Stakes for Linda Rice
  • Danon Pharaoh - winner of the Japan Dirt Derby (JPN G1)
  • Ocean Atlantique - a €1.1 million 2YO, won the Listed Prix de Suresnes by 5 lengths
  • Cafe Pharoah - multiple winner in Japan including the Gr.3 The Unicorn Stakes, Gr.3 Sirius Stakes & Listed Hyacinth Stakes
  • Another Miracle winner of the Skidmore Stakes at Saratoga & My Frenchman Stakes at Monmouth Park. Finished third in the Gr.2 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint at Santa Anita
  • Merneith - multiple winner including the Fort Springs Stakes at Keeneland for Bob Baffert

Other black-type performers include Monarch of Egypt, American Theorem, Skygaze, Envied, Prince Of Pharoahs, Homeland, Saqqara King, Princesa Caroline, Royal Act, Thinking Of You, Thankful etc.