Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud G1 - Spanish Moon

Filed on 28 Jun 2009 @ 15:10

Stallion statistics: El Prado

GRAND PRIX DE SAINT-CLOUD-G1

€400,000, Saint-Cloud, 6-28, 4yo/up, 1 1/2mT, 2:27.40, sf.

1--SPANISH MOON, 128, h, 5
El Prado (Ire)--Shining Bright (GB), by Rainbow Quest
O-Khalid Abdullah; B-Juddmonte Farms Inc; T-Sir Michael Stoute; J-Ryan Moore; €228,560.

2--Alpine Rose (Fr), 125, f, 4
Linamix (Fr)--Fragrant Hill (GB), by Shirley Heights (GB).
O-Ecurie des Monceaux, Ecurie Skymarc Farm & Famille de Moussac; B-H H The Aga Khan's Studs SC; T-Alain de Royer-Dupre; €91,440.

3--Youmzain (Ire), 128, h, 6
Sinndar (Ire)--Sadima (Ire), by Sadlers Wells.
O-Jaber Abdullah; B-Frank Dunne; T-Mick Channon; €45,720.

Margins: 1HF, 1HF, SNK. Odds: 7.90, 8.70, 0.80.
Also Ran: Curtain Call (Fr), Magadan (Ire), Ideal World, Scintillo (GB), Full of Gold (Fr), Dream Desert (Ire), Petrograd (Ire).

A Juddmonte homebred, Spanish Moon is a brother to Group Two Ribblesdale Stakes winner Spanish Sun out of a winning half sister to Group Two winner and Group One second Daring Miss, Group Three winner Apogee and successful handicapper Bourgeois, all out of Oaks second Bourbon Girl.

Spanish Moon is the first European Group One winner for Adena Springs sire El Prado, a son of Sadler's Wells whose son Medaglia d'Oro is the runaway leader of the second crop list in America. El Prado has nine winners in Europe from 36 runners, with Prix Daphnis winner Golden Century hsi other Pattern winner.

Pedigree of SPANISH MOON (USA), 2004

El Prado
1989
Sadler’s Wells
1981
Northern Dancer
1961
Nearctic
Natalma
Fairy Bridge
1975
Bold Reason
Special
Lady Capulet
1974
Sir Ivor
1965
Sir Gaylord
Attica
Cap And Bells
1958
Tom Fool
Ghazni
Shining Bright
1989
Rainbow Quest
1981
Blushing Groom
1974
Red God
Runaway Bride
I Will Follow
1975
Herbager
Where You Lead
Bourbon Girl
1984
Ile De Bourbon
1975
Nijinsky
Roseliere
Fleet Girl
1975
Habitat
Fleet Noble
Filed on 28 Jun 2009 @ 15:10