Stands at Coolmore
The fastest son of sire of sires Montjeu
An unbeaten G1 winning Champion 2YO with the speed to win a Guineas and the class and acceleration to win the Epsom Derby by 5 lengths, a run throughout which he stayed unbeaten.
Only the third horse since Nijinsky to land the Guineas/Derby double following Nashwan and Sea The Stars.
“He was the perfect racehorse, a beautiful horse with a terrific action. Speed, class and a super-intelligent horse to go with it – he had it all.” Aidan O’Brien
"going from strength to strength as a sire" International Thoroughbred, December 2019
Already sire of 38 Group/Stakes winners worldwide!
His leading progeny include Gr.1 winners Latrobe (Irish Derby), Even So (Irish Oaks), Wonderment (Criterium de Saint-Cloud), Athena (Belmont Oaks), Russian Camelot (South Australia Derby & Underwood Stakes), Santa Barbara (Belmont Oaks), Sir Dragonet (Cox Plate & Tancred Stakes), Sunny Queen (Grosser Preis von Bayern), Gr.2 winners Fighting Irish (Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte), Hunting Horn (Moonee Valley Gold Cup), King Of Leogrance (Adelaide Cup), Lord Arthur (ARC Championship Stakes), Nerium (Carl Jaspers-Preis) and Gr.3 winners King's Harlequin (Prix d'Aumale), Youth Spirit (Chester Vase Stakes), Pollara (Prix de Royaumont), Accon (German Derby Trial), Wait Forever (Italian 2,000 Guineas & Premio del Giubileo), Degraves (Eyrefield Stakes), Downdraft (Hotham Stakes), Alounak (Preis der Sparkassen Finanzgruppe), Goddess (Snow Fairy Fillies Stakes), Current Option (Concorde Stakes), Skyward (Prix de Reux at Deauville), Lady Wannabe (Darley Stakes), Crown Towers (Dolphins Cup Trial) etc.
Yearlings in 2020 sold for 340,000gns, 320,000gns, 200,000gns, 175,000gns, £160,000, 150,000gns, 150,000gns, £130,000, 110,000gns, €105,000 etc.