Stands at Coolmore
Record-breaking World Champion 3YO, 2020 Gr.1 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe & Gr.1 Prix Ganay winner
By top French sire SIYOUNI & out of a GALILEO mare, just like ST MARK’S BASILICA
Half-brother to SISTERCHARLIE, winner of 7 Gr.1’s including 6 in a row
Smashed the track record when defeating Persian King in the Gr.1 Prix du Jockey Club. Previous winners include Almanzor, New Bay, Lope De Vega, Le Havre, Shamardal etc.
"The winning time was an astounding 2:02.90, the fastest Jockey Club by almost three seconds since it was chopped to this trip [10½f.] from a mile and a half in 2005 and the fastest ever race run at this track over this distance by more than a second." TDN, 02/06/19
“this Arc was more about speed than stamina and Sottsass had the best turn of foot.” David Jennings, Racing Post
“There were a clutch of high-class 3YO colts in Europe at a variety of distances in the latest season but none was better than Sottsass” Timeform, Racehorses of 2019
His first crop have sold for €180,000, €115,000, €105,000, €105,000 etc.