Prix Saint-Alary G1 - Stacelita

Filed on 17 May 2009 @ 14:04

Race report
Stallion statistics: Monsun

MONTJEU COOLMORE PRIX SAINT-ALARY-G1

€250,000, Longchamp, 5-17, 3yo, f, 1 1/4mT, 2:10.66, sf.

1--STACELITA (FR), 126, f, 3
Monsun (Ger)--Soignee (Ger), by Dashing Blade (GB)
O-Ecurie Monastic; B-Jean-Pierre-Joseph Dubois; T-Jean-Claude Rouget; J-Christophe-Patrice Lemaire; €142,850.

2--Article Rare, 126, f, 3
El Prado (Ire)--Action Francaise, by Nureyev.
O-Ecurie Wildenstein; B-Dayton Investments Ltd; T-Elie Lellouche; €57,150.

3--Ana Americana (Fr), 126, f, 3
American Post (GB)--Ana Marie (Fr), by Anabaa.
O/B-Ecurie Bader; T-Philippe Demercastel; €28,575.

Margins: 6, 2HF, 6. Odds: 1.30, 10.00, 17.00.
Also Ran: Excellent Girl (GB), Plumania (GB), Just Pegasus, Villa Molitor (Fr).

Stacelita is out of a Listed-winning mare, herself a half sister to two stakes winner by Monsun in Listed winner Soudaine and dual Group Two winner and winning hurdler Simoun.

Monsun, the sire of Manduro, Schiaparelli and Le Miracle, didn't have a European Group One winner last year, with dual Group Two winner Getaway his top earner. He has 17 winners of 19 races thus far this season.

Pedigree of STACELITA (FR), 2006

Monsun
1990
Konigsstuhl
1976
Dschingis Khan
1961
Tamerlane
Donna Diana
Konigskronung
1965
Tiepoletto
Kronung
Mosella
1985
Surumu
1974
Literat
Surama
Monasia
1979
Authi
Monacensia
Soignee
2002
Dashing Blade
1987
Elegant Air
1981
Shirley Heights
Elegant Tern
Sharp Castan
1977
Sharpen Up
Sultry One
Suivez
1990
Fioravanti
1983
Northern Dancer
Pitasia
Sea Symphony
1980
Faraway Son
Southern Seas
Filed on 17 May 2009 @ 14:04