Sottsass

Chesnut201616.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 8f. to 12f.
Siyouni - Starlet’s Sister
Fee for 2021: €30,000

Classic-winning World Champion 3YO, 2020 Gr.1 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe & Gr.1 Prix Ganay winner

The best son of top French sire SIYOUNI

“There were a clutch of high-class three-year-old colts in Europe at a variety of distances in the latest season but none was better than Sottsass” TIMEFORM, Racehorses of 2019

“Persian King (Kingman) succumbed to White Birch Farm’s impressive Sottsass (Siyouni) in the G1 Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly… powered away to score by two lengths in course-record time” TDN, after the Gr.1 Prix du Jockey Club

“this Arc was more about speed than stamina and Sottsass had the best turn of foot.” David Jennings, RACING POST

  • Half-brother to SISTERCHARLIE, winner of 7 Gr.1’s including 6 in a row!
  • Out of a daughter of GALILEO, like leading young sire NIGHT OF THUNDER
  • The highest-priced SIYOUNI yearling at Arqana August 2017 realising €340,000

“a quality middle-distance colt with a proper turn of foot” Graeme Rodway, RACING POST