Bay201716.1 hh (1.65 m)
Distance won over: 6f.
No Nay Never - Lady Ederle
Fee for 2023: €5,000
Stands at Castlehyde
Gr.2-winning 2YO at Royal Ascot, just like his leading young sire No Nay Never!
- 8-length maiden winner at the Curragh
“That was impressive and you could argue it was the best display we have seen by a 2YO in any maiden this season.” - Racing Post
- Brilliant Gr.2 Coventry winner defeating Gr.2 Gimcrack and Gr.2 Champagne Stakes winner Threat, subsequent Gr.1 winner Golden Horde, Guildsman, Royal Lytham etc.
“... despite the big field the market leaders came to the fore... ARIZONA, an impressive 8l winner at the Curragh... he really came strong in the last furlong.” - Racing Post
“The pick on looks beforehand, Arizona came from off the pace to lead a furlong out” - Timeform
Rated 119 by Timeform as a 2YO, behind only Pinatubo & Kameko
"He's impressed me on all of his starts and has a super attitude. He's a high-class colt." - Ryan Moore
A Stallion's Pedigree...
- Arizona’s first 6 sires are all Gr.1-winning 2YOs - NO NAY NEVER, SCAT DADDY, JOHANNESBURG, HENNESSY, STORM CAT, STORM BIRD
- By NO NAY NEVER, one of the best young sires in Europe
- Own-brother to Gr.2 winner NAY LADY NAY
- Out of a half-sister to the dam of European Champion 2YO DABIRSIM
- His grandam is the Gr.1 Italian Oaks winner & Gr.1 Moyglare Stud Stakes runner-up BRIGHT GENERATION
- Also the family of Gr.1 Irish Oaks, Gr.1 Yorkshire Oaks winner & 'Arc' runner-up SEA OF CLASS as well as Gr.1 winners FINAL SCORE and CHERRY COLLECT
First foals sold for €60,000, €55,000, €43,000, €42,000 etc.