St James's Palace Stakes G1 - Mastercraftsman

Filed on 17 Jun 2009 @ 11:15

Stallion statistics: Danehill Dancer

ST JAMES'S PALACE S.-G1

£250,000, Ascot, 6-16, 3yo, c, 1mT, 1:39.21, gd/fm.

1--MASTERCRAFTSMAN (IRE), 126, c, 3
Danehill Dancer (Ire)--Starlight Dreams, by Black Tie Affair (Ire)
O-Derrick Smith, Susan Magnier & Michael Tabor; B-Lynch Bages Ltd; T-Aidan O'Brien; J-Johnny Murtagh; £141,925.

2--Delegator (GB), 126, c, 3
Dansili (GB)--Indian Love Bird (GB), by Efisio (GB).
O/B-Mrs Poilin Good; T-Brian Meehan; £53,800.

3--Lord Shanakill, 126, c, 3
Speightstown--Green Room, by Theatrical (Ire).
O-Mogeely Stud & Mark T Gittins; B-Vimal Khosla, Gillian Khosla & Templeton Stud; T-Karl Burke; £26,925.

Margins: NK, 1HF, 1 3/4. Odds: 5-6, 4-1, 20-1.
Also Ran: Evasive (GB), Intense Focus, Pure Poetry (Ire), Orizaba (Ire), Soul City (Ire), Born to Be King, Set Sail (Ire).

Mastercraftsman is a three parts brother to the US turf sprinter Genuine Devotion (Rock Of Gibraltar) out of a winning mare who is a half sister to Matahif, from the family of Sakhee.

This win pushes Danehill Dancer's European earnings this year over the £2 million mark, narrowly ahead of Cape Cross on the general sire list.

Pedigree of MASTERCRAFTSMAN (IRE), 2006

Danehill Dancer
1993
Danehill
1986
Danzig
1977
Northern Dancer
Pas De Nom
Razyana
1981
His Majesty
Spring Adieu
Mira Adonde
1986
Sharpen Up
1969
Atan
Rocchetta
Lettre D’Amour
1979
Caro
Lianga
Starlight Dreams
1995
Black Tie Affair
1986
Miswaki
1978
Mr Prospector
Hopespringseternal
Hat Tab Girl
1979
Al Hattab
Desperate Action
Reves Celestes
1979
Lyphard
1969
Northern Dancer
Goofed
Tobira Celeste
1971
Ribot
Heavenly Body
Filed on 17 Jun 2009 @ 11:15