Middle Park Stakes G1 - Awzaan

Filed on 2 Oct 2009 @ 14:21

Stallion statistics: Alhaarth

SHADWELL MIDDLE PARK S.-G1

£170,000, Newmarket, 10-2, 2yo, c, 6fT, 1:10.11, gd/fm.

1--AWZAAN (GB), 124, c, 2
Alhaarth (Ire)--Nufoos (GB), by Zafonic
O-Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum; B-Shadwell Estate Company Ltd; T-Mark Johnston; J-Richard Hills; £104,116.

2--Radiohead (GB), 124, c, 2
Johannesburg--Security Interest, by Belong to Me.
O-Mrs Carmen Burrell & Jonathan Harvey; B-Redmyre Bloodstock & Stephen Hillen; T-Brian Meehan; £39,468.

3--Showcasing (GB), 124, c, 2
Oasis Dream (GB)--Arabesque (GB), by Zafonic.
O-Khalid Abdullah; B-Juddmonte Farms Ltd; T-John Gosden; £19,752.

Margins: 3/4, NK, 1. Odds: 4-1, 14-1, 2-1.
Also Ran: Poet's Voice (GB), Arctic (Ire).

A Shadwell homebred, Awzaan is the first foal out of Nufoos, winner of the Listed Eternal Stakes at Warwick and twice second in Group Threes. She is out of the winning mare Desert Lynx, a half sister to the multiply Group-placed dual Listed winner Watching. The fourth dam Glancing was a Group Three winner in France.

Awzaan is the sole stakes winner of the season for the Derrinstown-based Alhaarth, the sire of Haafhd and Phoenix Reach, who has 33 winners from 148 runners in Europe this year, including five juvenile winners. His 10 2009 yearlings sold thus far are averaging £25,400.

Pedigree of AWZAAN (GB), 2007

Alhaarth
1993
Unfuwain
1985
Northern Dancer
1961
Nearctic
Natalma
Height Of Fashion
1979
Bustino
Highclere
Irish Valley
1982
Irish River
1976
Riverman
Irish Star
Green Valley
1967
Val De Loir
Sly Pola
Nufoos
2002
Zafonic
1990
Gone West
1984
Mr Prospector
Secrettame
Zaizafon
1982
The Minstrel
Mofida
Desert Lynx
1993
Green Desert
1983
Danzig
Foreign Courier
Sweeping
1986
Indian King
Glancing
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