War Command

Bay201116.0 hh (1.62 m)
Distance won over: 6f. – 7f.
War Front - Wandering Star
Fee for 2018: €8,000

War Command won the G1 Dewhurst Stakes in a faster time than other recent winners Frankel, New Approach, Teofilo and Shamardal

Ran away with the G2 Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot winning by 6 lengths

"the way he stormed clear of his rivals after hitting the front was very impressive" Racing Post 19/06/13

Only the second colt to complete Dewhurst/Coventry Stakes double since the mighty Mill Reef in 1970

"Few colts possess the necessary blend of class, precocity and durability to complete the Coventry-Dewhurst double" Andrew Caulfield, TDN

“War Command is a big, powerful horse with a beautiful action, speed and power is what he’s all about.” Aidan O’Brien

His first crop yearlings sold for up to €300,000. Purchasers included Blandford Bloodstock, Dermot Farrington, Stephen Hillen, Chantilly Bloodstock Agency, Peter & Ross Doyle, Sackville Donald etc.

First 2YO's already include...

  • Victory Command - 3-time winner including a novice stakes by 9 lengths for Mark Johnston.
  • Nuremberg - impressive novice stakes winner at Ascot on debut for Michael Bell.
  • Watchmyeverymove - maiden winner at Windsor on debut for Stuart Williams.
  • Theatre Of War - 3½-length novice stakes winner for Keith Dalgleish.
  • Isole Maldive - winner on debut for trainer Melania Cascione.