By GALILEO – Champion European 3-Y-O.
Won Irish Derby, Gr1, Derby S, Gr1, King George VI & Queen
Elizabeth S, Gr1. Sire of –
TEOFILO – Champion European 2-Y-O, Dewhurst S, Gr1, National S,
NEW APPROACH – Champion European 2-Y-O, National S, Gr1, Dewhurst S, Gr1, 2007.
SOLDIER OF FORTUNE – Irish Derby, Gr1, 2007. NIGHTIME – Irish
1000 Guineas, Gr1.
RED ROCKS – Breeder’s Cup Turf, Gr1. SIXTIES ICON – St Leger S,
AFFIANCED (by ERINS ISLE, Won 5 Gr1 races, Gr1 sire)
Stakes winner of 3 races at 2 and 3 years in Ireland and
£60,390. Won Debutante S, L,
2nd Blandford S, Gr3, Oyster S, L, 3rd Ballyroan S, L,
Ballycullen S, L, Diamond S, L.
Rated 102 by Timeform Annual. Dam of 2 winners – both Group
SOLDIER OF FORTUNE (by Galileo) – Classic winner of 5 races at 2
and 3 years in Ireland,
England and France. Won Irish Derby, Gr1, Prix Noailles, Gr2,
Prix Niel, Gr2,
Chester Vase, Gr3, 2nd Criterium de Saint Cloud, Gr1 at 2.
HELIOSTATIC (by Galileo) – Group winner of 3 races at 2 and 3
years in Ireland.
Won Meld S, Gr3, Silver S, L, 2nd Leopardstown 2000 Guineas
Heritage S, L, 3rd Alleged S, L, 4th Royal Whip S, Gr2.
LA MEILLEURE (by Lord Gayle) Stakes winner of 2 races at 2 and
3. Closely related to -
DOUBLE FORM (Champion Sprinter, won Prix de l’Abbaye, Gr1,
King’s Stand S, Gr1)
Won McGrath S, L, 3rd Phoenix Sprint S, Gr3. Dam of 9 winners –
4 Group/Listed winners –
SHOLOKHOV (Sadler’s Wells) Champion at 2, Gr1 winner of 2 races
incl Gran Criterium Gr1,
2nd Irish Derby, Gr1, Eclipse S, Gr1, Futurity S, Gr2, 3rd
National S, Gr1,
4th Queen Elizabeth II S, Gr1, Irish Champion S, Gr1. Rated 121
by Timeform Annual. Sire.
ZAVALETA (Kahyasi) Stakes winner of 5 races at 2 and 3, Won
Athasi S, L,
Derrinstown 1000 Guineas Trial, L. Dam of 6 winners –
DANELISSIMA (Danehill) Group winner of Noblesse S, Gr3,
Daneleta (Danehill) Won 2 races at 2 and 3. 3rd Railway S, Gr3.
Benicio (Spectrum) Won at 3, 2nd Rochestown S, L, 3rd Anglesey
Simonetta (Lil’s Boy) Won at 2, 3rd Woodpark & Ballyshehan Studs
NAPPER TANDY (Spectrum) Stakes winner of 2 races, Won Diamond S,
2nd Killavullan S, Gr3, Alleged S, L, Glencairn S, L, 3rd Silver
Raghida (Nordico) Won 2 races at 2, 2nd Curragh S, Gr3, Molecomb
3rd Topaz Sprint S, L, Garnet S, L. Dam of 2 winners –
MARIONNAUD (Spectrum) Group winner of 7 races, Won Concorde S,
1000 Guineas Trial S, Gr3, Silken Glider S, L, 2nd Matron S,
1000 Guineas Trial, L, 3rd Athasi S, L, Garnet S, L, Trigo S, L.
Nordic Fox (Nordico) Winner of 4 races, 2nd Leopardstown S, Gr3,
3rd Tetrarch S, Gr3,
2000 Guineas Trial, L, Platinum S, L.
ASPIRATION (Sadler’s Wells) Won at 3, Dam of 4 winners –
Chivalrous (Danehill) Won at 2, 2nd Round Tower S, L, 3rd
Anglesey S, Gr3.
GRADILLE, Winner of 2 races. Dam of 6 winners –
DOLYDILLE (Dolphin Street) Champion in Ireland. Stakes winner of
Won Oyster S, L, Diamond Vision S, L.
LA MEILLEURE, dam of SHOLOKHOV, ZAVALETA,
Martin Gunne (Mark Of Esteem) Won at 3, 3rd Loughbrown S, L.
TOPSEY TIPPLE, Won at 3. Dam of 4 winners –Maduka, Won 2 at 2,
3rd Cork S, L.
Her dam GRADIVA, own sister to ANGOR (dam of NORDIC SOPRANO, Orby S, L), half sister to
DOUBLE FORM (Champion Sprinter. Won Prix de l’Abbaye, Gr1,
King’s Stand S, Gr1,
Gr1 Sire), SCIMITARRA (Lupe S, L dam of CAPTAIN GERRARD,
Cornwallis S, Gr3, 2007,
SATURN, Queen Mother’s Memorial Cup), SMAOINEAMH (Challenge S,
L, dam of LUMINATA,
Silver Flash S, L, and grandam of TUSHNA, McDonogh H, L), Belle
Epoque (dam of AMINATA,
Curragh S, Gr3, and grandam of SWIFT GULLIVER, Desmond S, Gr3,
ABDERIAN, Turf Monster
S, L), Galka (3rd Molecomb S, Gr3, grandam of EVA LUNA, Champion
Filly at 2 in Ireland,
Phoenix S, Gr1, COIS NA TINE, Futurity S, Gr3), Societe Royale
(dam of ROYALE, Garnet S, L).
Gravina, Placed, dam of MR HOUDINI, Stakes winner of 3 races,
Won Glencairn S, L.
Her dam is Fanghorn, Won 2 races, 3rd French 1000 Guineas, Gr1.