Stakes Results

Richmond Stakes G2 - Shalaa

Filed on 30 Jul 2015 @ 13:37

Eighth of eight on debut at Newbury and described as a work in progress by his trainer, Shalaa got his act together to win a Newbury maiden a fortnight later, and stretched clear to outclass his rivals in the July Stakes last time. A 100,000 gns Tattersalls foal, he fetched 170,000 gns as a yearling and is a half brother to two winners out of the Grade Three-placed Ghurra, a 90,000 gns broodmare purchase from Shadwell in 2005 who sold again three years later, this time for 320,000 gns. The second dam, Futuh, produced nine winners in all, including Group One Middle Park winner Hayil and five other stakes performers.

This is the sole juvenile stakes winner so far this season for Invincible Spirit, who has 10 two year old winners at a 42% strike rate. His 2013 crop was covered at a fee of €60,000 and averaged £180,000 as yearlings, with a high price of £875,000 coming at Arqana.

Molecomb Stakes G3 - Kachy

Filed on 29 Jul 2015 @ 14:57

FAIRMONT MOLECOMB S.-G3

£75,000, Goodwood, 7-29, 2yo, 5fT, :58.55, gd

1–-KACHY (GB), 127, c, 2
Kyllachy (GB)--Dubai Bounty (GB), by Dubai Destination

The Tom Dascombe-trained Kachy is unbeaten in two starts after winning a Chester conditions heat on debut last time. A £52,000 DBS yearling purchase (his Royal Applause half sister is to be offered there this August), he is the first foal out of a winning Dubai Destination daughter of Molceomb second Mary Read. She in turn is a half sister to the Listed-placed Tiana, out of a half sister to Group One Middle Park winner Stalker.

This is the third stakes winner of the season for Kyllachy, who is seventh on the table of leading sires of sprinters.

Sussex Stakes G1 - Solow

Filed on 29 Jul 2015 @ 14:28

QATAR SUSSEX S. (SUPPORTED BY QATAR PETROLEUM)-G1

£1,000,000, Goodwood, 7-29, 3yo/up, 8fT, 1:39.18, gd

1–-SOLOW (GB), 134, g, 5
Singspiel (Ire)--High Maintenance (Fr), by Highest Honor (Fr)

A Wertheimer homebred, Solow won five of his six starts in 2014, with his maiden Group win coming in the Group Three Prix Quincey at Deauville ahead of victory in the Group Two Prix Daniel Wildenstein at the Arc meeting. He began 2015 with a conditions win ahead of a dominant victory in the Group One Dubai Turf, and began his European campaign with victory in the Group One Prix d'Ispahan ahead of a fine win in the Queen Anne last time. He is the first foal out of the Group-placed Highest Honor mare High Maintenance, herself a half sister to Listed winner Hostessante, out of Group Two Prix de Royallieu winner Fabulous Hostess.

Gordon Stakes G3 - Highland Reel

Filed on 29 Jul 2015 @ 14:09

NEPTUNE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT GORDON S.-G3

£100,000, Goodwood, 7-29, 3yo, 12fT, 2:34.94, gd

1–-HIGHLAND REEL (IRE), 127, c, 3
Galileo (Ire)--Hveger (Aus), by Danehill

The 12 length winner of a Gowran maiden last year, Highland Reel easily won the Group Two Vintage Stakes here. He has shown mixed form so far at three, finishing sixth in the French Guineas and second in the Prix du Jockey-Club, before a below-par fifth in the Irish Derby last time. A 460,000 gns Tattersalls yearling purchase, he is an own brother to the currently unraced Rings Of Saturn, himself a 450,000 gns yearling purchase, and to Valdemoro, twice Group One-placed in Australia. The dam, the Group One-placed Danehill mare Hveger, is an own sister to multiple Group One winner Elvestoem and half sister to multiple Group One winner Haradasun. The next dam, Circles Of Gold, was herself a Group One winner and is a half sister to the granddam of Starspangledbanner.

Lennox Stakes G2 - Toormore

Filed on 28 Jul 2015 @ 14:52

QATAR LENNOX S.-G2

£300,000, Goodwood, 7-28, 3yo/up, 7fT, 1:25.98, g/s

1–-TOORMORE (IRE), 129, c, 4
Arakan--Danetime Out (Ire), by Danetime (Ire)

Champion juvenile in 2013, when he won the Vintage Stakes and the National Stakes, Toormore won the Craven Stakes in April last year but hasn't got his head in front since, despite beimng placed in the Lennox, Queen Elizabeth II and Lockinge Stakes. A £36,000 DBS Premier Sale yearling, he is a half brother to two winners, including Superlative and Chmpagne Stakes winner Estidhkaar, out of an unraced Danetime mare. She in turn is a half sister to a Group-placed winner, out of a daughter of Listed winner Peace Girl.

Vintage Stakes G2 - Galileo Gold

Filed on 28 Jul 2015 @ 14:31

QATAR VINTAGE S.-G2

£200,000, Goodwood, 7-28, 2yo, 7fT, 1:28.06, g/s

1–-GALILEO GOLD (GB), 127, c, 2
Paco Boy (Ire)--Galicuix (GB), by Galileo (Ire)

This is the third win in four starts for Galileo Gold, who continues Hugo Palmer's fine run of form. A €33,000 Tattersalls Ireland yearling, he is the first foal out of the Galileo mare Galicuix, an 8,000 gns broodmare purchase in 2013. Since then, her half brother Goldream has won the Group Three Palace House Stakes and the Group One King's Stand. The second dam is an unraced half sister to multiple Listed winner Mont Rocher, out of an unraced half sister to Montjeu.

This is the sixth stakes winner in all for Paco Boy, and the first from his second crop. The Highclere Stud resident moves to fifth on the Makfi-led second crop sires table.

Prix Robert Papin G2 - Gutaifan

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 10:24

PRIX ROBERT PAPIN-G2

€130,000, Maisons-Laffitte, 7-26, 2yo, c/f, 5 1/2fT, 1:03.60, sf

1--GUTAIFAN (IRE), 128, c, 2
Dark Angel (Ire)--Alikhlas (GB), by Lahib

Second on debut, Gutaifan won tenaciously at Salisbury and Chester before being stepped up to make this winning stakes debut. A €75,000 Goffs foal, he is a half brother to the Listed-placed Cest Notre Gris. The dam is a winning half sister to Listed winner and Lancashire Oaks and Ribblesdale second Sahool and to the dam of multiple Group winner Maraahel.

This is the fourth juvenile stakes winner of the season for Dark Angel, a 9% strike rate from his 2013 crop that matches the strike rate achieved by his first crop. His current juveniles were covered at a fee of €12,500 on the son of Acclamation's march to his current fee of €27,500.

Prix de Bagatelle L - Maimara

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 10:18

PRIX DE BAGATELLE-Listed

€55,000, Maisons-Laffitte, 7-26, 3yo, f, 8fT, 1:35.80, sf

1--MAIMARA (FR), 128, f, 3
Makfi (GB)--Hideaway Heroine (Ire), by Hernando (Fr)

This is the first stakes win for Maimara, who was eighth in the French Guineas and second in the Group Three Prix Chloe last time. A €65,000 Arqana foal purchase, she is a half sister to Group Three winner Ombrage and dual Listed winner Cisneros out of the Listed-placed Selkirk mare Hideaway Heroine. She in turn is a Listed winner out of dual Group Three winner Ahohoney.

Prix du Carrousel L - Mille Et Mille

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 10:10

PRIX DU CARROUSEL-Listed

€52,000, Maisons-Laffitte, 7-26, 4yo/up, 15 1/2fT, 3:27.40, sf

1--MILLE ET MILLE (GB), 130, g, 5
Muhtathir (GB)-- Quezon Sun (Ger), by Monsun (Ger)

The winner of over £125,000 in maiden, handicap and conditions company from 12f to 16f, Mille Et Mille made his stakes debut when second in the Group Two Prix Vicomtesse Vigier last time. A €32,000 Arqana yearling, he is a half brother to the Listed winner Quanzhou out of a Listed-placed Monsun mare. The second dam, Quezon City, was a Listed winner and placed second in the Group One Deutschland Preis.

Grosser Dallmayr Preis G1 - Guiliani

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 09:31

GROSSER DALLMAYR-PREIS - BAYERISCHES ZUCHTRENNEN-G1

€155,000, Munich, 7-26, 3yo/up, 10fT, 2:07.52, gd

1--GUILIANI (IRE), 132, c, 4
Tertullian--Guadalupe (Ger), by Monsun (Ger)

This marks a substantial step forward for Baron von Ullman's Guiliani, hitherto a dual Listed winner and twice second to Amaron in group company over a mile, prior to this first run over 10f. He is a half brother to dual Listed winner Guantana out of Group One Italian Oaks winner Guadalupe. She in turn is a half sister to the group-placed Listed winner Guadalajara and to dual Group One winner Getaway. The second dam is a half sister to Gold Cup winner Royal Rebel.

Dallmayr Prodomo Trophy L - Fly First

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 09:29

DALLMAYR PRODOMO TROPHY-Listed

€25,000, Munich, 7-26, 3yo/up, 7fT, 1:23.06, gd

1--FLY FIRST (GB), 128, g, 6
Big Shuffle--Felicity (Ger), by Inchinor (GB)

Dallmayr Coupe Lukull L - Waldnah

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 09:26

DALLMAYR COUPE LUKULL-Listed

€25,000, Munich, 7-26, 3yo/up, f/m, 8fT, 1:34.96, gd

1--WALDNAH (GB), 121, f, 3
New Approach (Ire)-- Waldmark (Ger) (GSP-Eng), by Mark of Esteem (Ire)

Pomfret Stakes L - Mondialiste

Filed on 27 Jul 2015 @ 09:18

SKYBET SUPPORTING THE YORKSHIRE RACING SUMMER FESTIVAL POMFRET S.-Listed

£45,000, Pontefract, 7-26, 3yo/up, 8f 4yT, 1:43.32, g/f

1--MONDIALISTE (IRE), 131, h, 5
Galileo (Ire)-- Occupandiste (Ire), by Kaldoun (Fr)

Third in the 2013 Prix Jean Prat for his breeders the Wertheimer brothers and trainer Freddy Head, Mondialiste sold for €190,000 at the Arqana Summer Sale last year and joined David O'Meara, for whom he has been second in the Lincoln and third in the Group Three Earl of Sefton. He is a full brother to Listed winner Planetaire and half brother to dual Group Three winner Only Answer and the Classic-placed Group Two winner Impressionante, later the dam of Intello. Their dam, Occupandiste, won the Group One Prix de la Foret.

King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes G1 - Postponed

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:41

KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH S.-G1

£1,215,000, Ascot, 7-25, 3yo/up, 12fT, 2:31.25, sf

1--POSTPONED (IRE), 133, c, 4
Dubawi (Ire)--Ever Rigg (GB), by Dubai Destination

This is the second group win for the progressive Postponed, who won the Group Two Great Voltiguer Stakes last August, having won the Listed Glasgow Stakes before that, and having placed third in both the Group Three Craven Stakes and Tercentenary Stakes. He has taken time to find his form this season, with two placed runs over 10f being followed by third in a hard-fought renewal of the Hardwicke last time. A 360,000 gns Tattersalls yearling purchase, he is the first winner out of Ever Rigg, a half sister to four winners (including the Listed-placed Bite Of The Cherry and Pietra Dura - who is also the dam of Grade Three winner Turning Top), out of Group One Moyglare winner Bianca Nera. She in turn is a half sister to Moyglare second Hotelgeniedotcom, the dam of Group One Fillies' Mile and Falmouth winner Simply Perfect as well as Crackling, the dam of Listed winner Ronaldsay and granddam of Jersey winner Gale Force Ten.

This is the fifth Group One winner of the European campaign for Dubawi, placing him three quarters of a million pounds clear of Galileo - who has only one Group One winner so far, in Gleneagles - on the general sires table.

York Stakes G2 - Tullius

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:39

SKY BET YORK S.-G2

£100,000, York, 7-25, 3yo/up, 10f 88yT, 2:06.25, g/f

1--TULLIUS (IRE), 129, g, 7
Le Vie dei Colori (GB)--Whipped Queen, by Kingmambo

This is the sixth black type win and third at group level for Tullius, who won the Group Two Sandown Mile last April and won the Group Three Sovereign Stakes in 2012. He was a 20,000 gns Tattersalls yearling purchase and is a half brother to three winners out of a winning half sister to three black type winners, including Group One Prix Jean Prat third Monsagem. The second dam, Meringue Pie, was a stakes winner in the States.

Princess Margaret Stakes G3 - Besharah

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:36

PRINCESS MARGARET JUDDMONTE S.-G3

£50,000, Ascot, 7-25, 2yo, f, 6fT, 1:15.84, sf

1--BESHARAH (IRE), 126, f, 2
Kodiac (GB)--Dixieland Kiss, by Dixie Union

A breakthrough maiden black type win for Besharah, who won her first two starts before being placed in the Queen Mary and the Duchess of Cambridge Stakes. A 30,000 gns Tattersalls foal, she sold for 85,000 gns as a yearling and is the first foal out of an unraced Dixie Union half sister to US stakes winners Kiss Mine and Kiss Moon. The second dam, Kiss The Devil, won a Churchill Downs Grade Three and is out of a half sister to Santa Anita Grade One winner Nell's Briquette.

This is the second juvenile stakes winner of the season for Kodiac, who is second to Dark Angel on the table of leading sires of juvneiles.

Winkfield Stakes L - Sixth Sense

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:33

TITANIC BELFAST WINKFIELD S.-Listed

£30,000, Ascot, 7-25, 2yo, 7fT, 1:30.62, sf

1--SIXTH SENSE (IRE), 129, c, 2
Shamardal--Shinko Hermes (Ire), by Sadler's Wells

This is the first stakes win for the Mark Johnston-trained Sixth Sense, who has been typically busy this term, with a third in the Chesham Stakes the highlight of his six previous starts. Homebred by Darley, he is a half brother to eight winners, including dual Listed winner Shinko Hermes. She in turn is an own sister to Irish 1000 Guineas winner Imagine (later the dam of Group One winner Horatio Nelson and Group Two winners Viscount Nelson and Kitty Matcham) and the Classic-placed Listed winner Strawberry Roan and half sister to Derby winner Generous and the Group Three-winning grandam of Moonlight Cloud.

Prix Frederic de Lagrange L - Harlem

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:30

PRIX FREDERIC DE LAGRANGE-Listed

€55,000, Vichy, 7-25, 3yo, 12fT, 2:25.10, g/s

1--HARLEM (GB), 123, c, 3
Champs Elysees (GB)-- Casual (GB), by Nayef

This is the second win in three starts for the Andre Fabre-trained Harlem. A Juddmonte homebred, he is the first winner out of a winning Nayef mare. She in turn is out of an unraced half sister to Group Three winners Vortex, Prove and Danefair (dam of Trade Fair) as well as the dam of multiple Grade One winner Ventura.

This is the second stakes winner out of Champs Elysee's second crop, and his second of the season alongside Gold Cup winner Trip To Paris.

Valiant Stakes L - Evita Peron

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:25

CARRAIG INSURANCE EBF STALLIONS VALIANT S.-Listed

£40,000, Ascot, 7-24, 3yo/up, f/m, 8fT, 1:43.60, sf

1--EVITA PERON (GB), 127, f, 4
Pivotal (GB)--Entente Cordiale (Ire), by Ela-Mana-Mou (Ire)

The winner of the Listed Eternal Stakes last season, Evita Peron has since raced in Group Three company, being placed on her last two starts, before dropping a level to record this second black type win. Homebred by Newsells Park Stud, she is a half sister to four winners including dual King's Stand winner Equiano.

Lyric Fillies' Stakes L - French Dressing

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:23

BRITISH STALLION STUDS EBF LYRIC FILLIES S.-Listed

£40,000, York, 7-24, 3yo/up, f/m, 10f 88yT, 2:06.77, g/f

1--FRENCH DRESSING (GB), 120, f, 3
Sea the Stars (Ire)--Foodbroker Fancy (Ire), by Halling

French Dressing is unbeaten in two starts, having won an Ascot maiden in style last time before stringing out her high class rivals here. She is a half sister to three winners, including Grade Three winner Dalvina and Listed winner Soft Centre, out of dual Listed winner Foodbroker Fancy.

This is the seventh stakes winner of the season for Sea The Stars and the sixth from his second crop - a 13% strike rate, just shy of the 14% registered by his remarkable first crop. The son of Cape Cross is second to Mastercraftsman on the third crop sires table

Prix Jacques de Bremond L - Boomshackerlacker

Filed on 26 Jul 2015 @ 15:20

PRIX JACQUES DE BREMOND-Listed

€52,000, Vichy, 7-24, 4yo/up, 8fT, 1:39.88, g/s

1--BOOMSHACKERLACKER (IRE), 123, g, 5
Dark Angel (Ire)--Allegrina (Ire), by Barathea (Ire)

Tyros Stakes G3 - Deauville

Filed on 23 Jul 2015 @ 18:33

JAPANESE RACING ASSOCIATION TYROS S.-G3

€60,000, Leopardstown, 7-23, 2yo, 7fT, 1:28.84, g/f

1--DEAUVILLE (IRE), 129, c, 2
Galileo (Ire)--Walklikeanegyptian (Ire), by Danehill

The winner of a Listowel maiden on debut last time, Deauville beat hot favourite Sanus Per Aquam here. He is a half brother to two winners, including Listed Festival Stakes winner The Corsican, out of a Group-placed Danehill mare, herself a half sister to Woodbine Grade Two winner (and Grade One EP Taylor second) Callwood Dancer. The second dam is a half sister to Queen Elizabeth II Stakes winner Maroof and to the dam of dual Classic winner Desert King.

This is the 17th stakes winner of the season for Galileo, and the first from his current crop of juveniles.

Silver Flash Stakes G3 - Tanaza

Filed on 23 Jul 2015 @ 18:02

JOCKEY CLUB OF TURKEY SILVER FLASH S.-G3

€60,000, Leopardstown, 7-23, 2yo, f, 7fT, 1:29.57, g/f

1--TANAZA (IRE), 126, f, 2
Dubawi (Ire)--Tanoura (Ire), by Dalakhani (Ire)

The Aga Khan's homebred Tanaza is now unbeaten in two starts, having seen off the favourite Alice Springs here for a winning stakes debut. She is a half sister to the Listed-placed Taniyar out of Listed Galtres Stakes winner and Group Two palced Tanoura. She in turn is a half sister to Group Three Minstrel Stakes winner Takar, Group Two Royal Whip winner Takali and Grade Two winner Takarian. The second dam, Takarouna, won the Group Two Pretty Polly and is an own sister to Dante winner Torjoun. The third dam is a half sister to French Derby winner Top Ville out of Group Three winner Sega Ville, a daughter of dual Classic winner Top Ville.

This is the 14th stakes winner of the season for Dubawi, and the first from his current crop of juveniles, which were covered at a fee of £75,000.

Star Stakes L - Fireglow

Filed on 23 Jul 2015 @ 17:04

IRISH CHAMPIONS WEEKEND EBF STALLIONS STAR S.-Listed

£30,000, Sandown, 7-23, 2yo, f, 7f 16yT, 1:28.89, g/f

1--FIREGLOW (GB), 126, f, 2
Teofilo (Ire)--Fading Light (GB), by King's Best

The winner of a Catterick maiden on debut and fourth in the Albany Stakes last time, Fireglow could be aimed at the Moyglare after this progressive win. She is a half sister to two winners out of the Group Three-placed King's Best mare Fading Light, herself a half sister to Listed winners Faru, Birdie and Fickle, the latter the dam of Group Three Dahlia Stakes winner Tarfah, the dam of Camelot. The second dam is a half sister to multiple Group Three winner Tom Seymour, out of Cheshire Oaks and Lancashire Oaks winner One Over Parr.

This is the second juvenile stakes winner of the season for Teofilo, a 34% strike rate from his six juvenile runners so far. His 2013 foals were covered at a fee of €25,000 - which has since risen to €50,000.

Prix des Reves d'Or Jacques Bouchara L - Noce

Filed on 23 Jul 2015 @ 16:41

PRIX BEACHCOMBER HOTELS-PRIX DES REVES D'OR - JACQUES BOUCHARA-Listed

€55,000, Vichy, 7-23, 2yo, 5fT, :59.40, g/s

1--NOCE (FR), 122, f, 2
Le Havre (Ire)--Simple Solution, by Dynaformer

This is the second win in four starts for the Christian Baillet--trained Noce, who could be aimed at the Group Three Prix du Calvados at Deauville. She is the first winner out of the winning Dynaformer mare Simple Solution, herself a daughter of Grade One Yellow Ribbon Invitational winner Super Staff. She in turn is a half sister to three time Group Two winner Public Purse, Listed winner Mr Adorable, as well as the dam of Sandown Mile winner Rob Roy.

This is the fourth Listed winner of the season for Le Havre, and the first from his third crop - he now has a stakes winner from each of his first three crops. He is fourth on the third crop sires table, which is led by Mastercraftsman.