Observatory (USA) Stallion statistics

Lifetime Statistics

Runners: 238

Group Winners: 3 (1%)

Winners: 110 (46%)

Group Placed: 4 (2%)

Stakes winners: 7 (3%)

Group 1 Winners: 2 (1%)

Stakes placed: 5 (2%)

Group 1 Placed: 1 (0%)

 

AEI: 0.76

Stakes winners (2008) Leading sire progeny earnings (2008)
Stakes winners (2008)
African Rose G1, L Chasing Stars (GB) L
Piperita (GB) L Sottone (GB) L
Twice Over (GB) G2, G3
Leading sire progeny earnings (2008)
Hermes (GB) £2,199

Races (2008)

36 winners (47%)
77 runners
6 2yo winners (46%)
13 2yo runners
5 stakes winners (6%)
8 stakes wins (2%) | 3 stakes places (1%)
448 starts
58 wins (13%) | 99 places (22%)
£953,881 total earnings
62 2yo starts
13 wins (21%) | 15 places (24%)
£126,635 total 2yo earnings
157 wins & places
5% SW | 32% W | 2% SLP | 61% PL
Out of 448 starts

Earnings (2008)

Earnings

Earnings

£317,067 £953,881 £797,010
£317,067 £953,881 £797,010
2007 2008 2009
Avg. per runner

Avg. per runner

£3,171 £12,388 £9,268
£3,171 £12,388 £9,268
2007 2008 2009
Avg. per start

Avg. per start

£602 £2,129 £1,696
£602 £2,129 £1,696
2007 2008 2009

Top season winners (2008)

Twice Over 3yo C out of Double Crossed (GB) by Caerleon (USA) Max OR: 125 £2,148,626
1st G2 2,000m Prix Eugene Adam (grand Prix De Maisons-laffitte) Maisons-Laffitte £179,846
2nd G1 10f Emirates Airline Champion Stakes Newmarket £91,998
1st G3 8f Banshahousestables.com Craven Stakes Newmarket £28,385
3rd G1 8f St James's Palace Stakes Ascot £26,925
3rd G2 10.4f Totesport.com Dante Stakes York £16,155
African Rose (GB) 3yo F out of New Orchid (USA) by Quest for Fame (GB) Max OR: 115 £215,782
1st G1 6f Ladbrokes Sprint Cup Doncaster £94,613
2nd G1 1,300m Prix Maurice De Gheest Deauville £44,811
1st L 1,400m Prix Du Pont-neuf Longchamp £21,836
3rd COND 1,600m Saint-Cloud £4,079
Sottone (GB) 2yo C out of Scundes (IRE) by Barathea (IRE) £152,596
1st L 1,600m Criterium Varesino Varese £18,751
1st L 1,500m Premio 101 Criterium Labronico Livorno £13,442
1st COND 1,200m Milan £8,469
1st COND 1,200m Milan £8,463
1st MDN 1,200m Milan £6,068
Broncoli (FR) 3yo G out of Balouchina (IRE) by Rainbow Quest (USA) £104,613
1st HCP 2,400m Chantilly £21,188
2nd HCP 2,400m Craon £8,895
2nd HCP 2,000m Fontainebleau £3,941
Chasing Stars (GB) 3yo F out of Post Modern (USA) by Nureyev (USA) £76,675
1st L 1,600m Prix Isola Bella Saint-Cloud £22,179
1st COND 1,600m Maisons-Laffitte £13,551
1st COND 1,400m Longchamp £11,510
3rd L 1,600m Prix Coronation Saint-Cloud £6,557
3rd COND 1,600m Longchamp £3,994
Piperita (GB) 2yo F out of Pursuit of Charge (GB) by Pursuit of Love (GB) £51,971
1st L 1,200m Premio Vittorio Crespi Milan £18,763
1st MDN 1,000m Rome £6,752
2nd MDN 1,200m Rome £2,969

Winning distances (all-time)

16%
16%
41%
41%
25%
25%
12%
12%
6%
6%
5-6f
1,000-1,399m
7-8f
1,400-1,799m
9-10f
1,800-2,199m
11-13f
2,200-2,799m
14+f
2,800+m

Winning ages (all-time)

Winning ages (all-time)
19%
19%
35%
35%
20%
20%
25%
25%
2yo3yo4yo5yo+

Ratings analysis (all time)

Winning ages (all-time)
9%
9%
18%
18%
7%
7%
2%
2%
2%
2%
75 - 79 80 - 89 90 - 99 100 - 109 110+

Crop analysis(first crop: 2003)

Sales averages (% sold above the relevant fee)
  Foals of Covered at Foals Yearlings TYOs
Crop for 2005 Foals of 2005 Covered at £12,000 Foals £14,700 (75%) Yearlings £17,829 (67%) TYOs £14,963 (50%)
Crop for 2006 Foals of 2006 Covered at £10,000 Foals £4,988 Yearlings £9,088 (25%) -
Crop for 2007 Foals of 2007 Covered at £10,000 Foals £5,144 Yearlings £12,388 (29%) -
Crop for 2008 Foals of 2008 Covered at £10,000 -  - TYOs £18,000 (100%)
Crop for 2009 Foals of 2009 Covered at £10,000 - Yearlings £16,621 (100%) -
Crop for 2010 Foals of 2010 Covered at £6,000 - Yearlings £9,454 (67%) TYOs £20,000 (100%)
Crop for 2011 Foals of 2011 Covered at £4,000 Foals £4,200 (100%) Yearlings £10,316 (100%) -
Crop for 2012 Foals of 2012 Covered at £5,000 Foals £6,125 (33%) Yearlings £7,790 (60%) -
Crop for 2013 Foals of 2013 Covered at £5,000 - Yearlings £4,207 (67%) TYOs £26,250 (100%)

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Foals of Covered at Rnrs Wnrs % Wins 2yo Rnrs 2yo Wnrs % SWnrs SP GWnrs GP Earnings AEI
2005 £12,000 35 19 54% 58 27 10 37% 3 (9%) 3 2 (6%) 2 £2,762,397 -
2006 £10,000 19 8 42% 31 13 6 46% 2 (11%) 2 1 £288,317 0.42
2007 £10,000 45 24 53% 56 30 14 47% 5 2 £549,903 0.49
2008 £10,000 9 6 67% 12 5 1 20% 1 (11%) 1 1 (11%) 1 £186,537 1.91
2009 £10,000 6 3 50% 4 3     £26,658 1.15
2010 £6,000 17 8 47% 17 8 2 25% 1 (6%) 1 1 £123,473 2.14
2011 £4,000 12 3 25% 6 6 1 17%     £30,661 1.90
2012 £5,000 14 5 36% 12 8 2 25%     £78,032 0.67
2013 £5,000 4  - 2     £1,612 0.33

Top yearlings (2008)

sale dam purchaser price
DBS, St Leger (Aug) C Aravonian (GB) BBA Ireland £38,000 £38,000
Arqana, Deauville Yearling (Aug) C Ballerina Rosa CROSSMAN Mark £31,514 £31,514
Tattersalls, October Book 3 F Sahara Rose (GB) Rae Guest £5,250 £5,250
Arqana, October Yearling F Hoh My Darling Searching Sarl £4,751 £4,751
Tattersalls, February C Spitting Image (IRE) Jody Elmes £3,150 £3,150
DBS, St Leger Festival (Sep) F Bombay Sapphire (GB) Doyle, P. Bloodstock £3,000 £3,000
Tattersalls, October Book 3 F Last Exhibit (GB) Dr M Janjic £1,050 £1,050