Distance won over: 8f. to 12f.
Monsun - Celebre Vadala
Fee for 2022: €6,000

Stands at Grange Stud

Gr.1-winning miler by leading National Hunt influence MONSUN!

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  • Out of Listed winner CELEBRE VADALA
  • From the family of VALIXIR, winner of the Gr.1 Queen Anne Stakes & Gr.1 Prix de Ispahan
  • Brilliant 8-time winner including the Gr.1 Prix Du Moulin, Gr.2 Prix Du Muguet, Gr.2 Oettingen-Rennen etc.
  • Rated 126 by Timeform

''Vadamos always impressed me with his raw talent. It is well documented that no other horse in my yard could beat him in the morning and his final furlong time in the Prix Du Moulin of 10.47 seconds was truly top class'' trainer, Andre Fabre

His top performers on the flat already include…

  • Spycatcher - winner of the Listed Katchy Stakes & runner-up in the Gr.3 Acomb Stakes to subsequent Gr.1 Criterium de Saint-Cloud winner Gear Up at York for Karl Burke. Runner-up in the Listed Carnarvon Stakes & third in the Gr.3 Pavilion Stakes at Ascot
  • La Crique - winner of the Gr.2 Avondale Guineas & Gr.3 Desert Gold Stakes in New Zealand. Third in the Gr.1 Tarzino Trophy
  • Art de Triomphe - Listed winner in New Zealand
  • Grace's Secret - Listed winner in New Zealand
  • Messidor - multiple winner, third in the Listed Patton Stakes at Dundalk
  • Oo De Lally - 4-time winner for Andrew Balding
  • Catena Zapata - dual winner for Henry de Bromhead
  • Ballintoy Harbour - 3-time winner for Paul Midgley
  • Zinc White - 7½-length winner at Sandown for Ralph Beckett. Sold to Oliver Greenall for a sale topping £310,000 at the Goffs London Sale
  • Kick On Girl - impressive Novice Stakes winner for George Scott at Haydock
  • Ranes - winner of a conditions race at ParisLongchamp for Pascal Bary
  • Vaccine - 5-length Novice Stakes winner for Michael Dods
  • Mistrix - winner of a Novice Stakes at York for George Scott
  • Eilean Dubh - multiple winner for Karl Burke
  • Calamoresca - dual-winning 2YO (by 5 & 5½ lengths) in Italy in 2021

Already sire of exciting National Hunt performers…

  • Calvados - 5½-length 3YO Maiden Hurdle winner at Ballinrobe for John McConnell. Runner-up in the Listed Juvenile Hurdle at Aintree & third in the Listed Scottish Triumph Hurdle at Musselburgh
  • King Of Kingsfield - debut 4YO maiden point-to-point winner by a distance at Portrush for Pat Turley
  • Matata - won a 4YO maiden point-to-point at Tallow, has since joined Nigel Twiston-Davies for Simon Munir & Isaac Souede
  • Vadaly - impressive hurdle winner in France, has since joined Willie Mullins for owner Kenny Alexander
  • Justicialism - smart hurdle winner at Punchestown for Brian Hamilton
  • Black Sirius - winner over hurdles in France
  • As Tears Go By - 5½-length maiden hurdle winner at Sligo for Gordon Elliott

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