DEAUVILLE , FR
|1||Excelebration (IRE)||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: A||342,840 €|
2008 | Bay Colt | Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Sun Shower (IRE), Indian Ridge (IRE)
Sire: Exceed And Excel (AUS), Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 671 yearlings sold, median $81,822.
Broodmare Sire: Indian Ridge (IRE), Chestnut, 1985.
Doncaster Bloodstock St. Leger 2009 Yearling Sale, $34,472.
|2||Cityscape (GB)||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A++||137,160 €|
2006 | Chestnut Horse | Selkirk - Tantina, Distant View
Sire: Selkirk, Chestnut, 1988. Raced 3 years. 15 starts, 6 wins, $843,661. Lifetime: 321 yearlings sold, median $64,985.
Broodmare Sire: Distant View, Chestnut, 1991.
|3||Elusive Kate||Margin: head||TrueNicks: A+||68,580 €|
Sire: Elusive Quality , Bay, 1993. Raced 3 years. 20 starts, 9 wins, $413,284. Lifetime: 786 yearlings sold, median $75,000.
Broodmare Sire: Lemon Drop Kid , Bay, 1996.
Keeneland Association September 2010 Yearling Sale, $70,000.
|1||Excelebration (IRE)||SOUMILLON CHRISTOPHE||O'BRIEN AIDAN|
|2||Cityscape (GB)||DOYLE JAMES||CHARLTON ROGER|
|3||Elusive Kate||DETTORI FRANKIE||GOSDEN JOHN|
|4||MOONLIGHT CLOUD (GB)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|5||CASPAR NETSCHER (GB)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|6||TIN HORSE (IRE)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|7||GOLDEN LILAC (IRE)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|8||IMMORTAL VERSE (IRE)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|10||FALLEN FOR YOU (GB)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|11||MOST IMPROVED (IRE)||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
Declaration of War burst between horses and charged down the center of the track to win the Queen Anne Stakes (Eng-I) June 18 at Royal Ascot while U.S.-based Animal Kingdom failed to settle and faded out of contention.Yesterday
United States-based star Animal Kingdom appears poised to solidify his place among racing's all-time greats June 18 in the Queen Anne Stakes (Eng-I), the first race on opening day at Royal Ascot.3 days ago
Lady Chryss O'Reilly, who operates Castlemartin Stud, was inducted into the Irish Thoroughbred Breeders' Association Hall of Fame during the organization's awards ceremony Jan. 26.Monday, January 28, 2013
Lanwades Stud reports death of champion miler Selkirk. A son of Sharpen Up and the sire of 92 stakes winners, he was bred and raced by George Strawbridge.Friday, January 04, 2013
Nominations for the Cartier Horse of the Year and seven other divisions were released Nov. 9 for the awards, which will be presented during a Nov. 13 ceremony at the Dorchester Hotel in London.Friday, November 09, 2012
Excelebration can be added to the list of championship-caliber horses who had the misfortune to be foaled in the same crop as a still better runner.
Breeders' Cup Mile contender and top European Excelebration returns from his first trip over the Santa Anita track Nov. 1.Thursday, November 01, 2012
Trainer Aidan O'Brien discusses his Breeders' Cup contenders, including Excelebration in the Mile, at Santa Anita Nov. 1.Thursday, November 01, 2012
The final shipment of European Breeders' Cup runners arrived at the quarantine barn at Santa Anita Park late the evening of Oct. 29, while others who had arrived earlier took to the track for the first time Oct. 30.Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Morton Fink's homebred Wise Dan drew post 2 and was installed as the 9-5 favorite Oct. 29 for the $2 milion Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park Nov. 2, but must run the race of a lifetime to get the job done.Monday, October 29, 2012
Watch Tom and Pete preview the Breeders' Cup Saturday card, including the Classic, Mile, Juvenile Turf and Juvenile.Thursday, October 25, 2012
Wise Dan and Animal Kingdom will enter the Nov. 3 Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park off vastly different preparation schedules.Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Evan recaps a few races from Ascot, the Jean Lafitte Stakes and more!Sunday, October 21, 2012
Excelebration, runner-up to Frankel on four occasions and third behind him once, finally escaped the superstar's shadow when he took the QIPCO Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (Eng-I) Oct. 20 at Ascot in determined fashion.Saturday, October 20, 2012
Excelebration, who has been a runner-up to Frankel four times and third behind him once, will likely come to the Nov. 3 Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park, trainer Aidan O'Brien said.Saturday, October 20, 2012
Excelebration, the world's second-best miler behind Frankel, tops a field of eight set for the QIPCO Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (Eng-I) on Oct. 20 at Ascot.Thursday, October 18, 2012
Siyouma repelled a bid from an unlucky Elusive Kate and landed the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes (Eng-I) on September 29 at Newmarket.Saturday, September 29, 2012
The final day of Newmarket's Cambridgeshire Festival Sept. 29 is anchored by a pair of group I races and a group II event that kick-starts a new points-based system to determine the field for the 2013 Kentucky Derby.Friday, September 28, 2012
Wise Dan has earned his way into the Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) this fall and would be one of the favorites after his smashing win as the 1-2 choice in the Ricoh Woodbine Mile (Can-IT) Sept. 16 on the Woodbine grass course.Sunday, September 16, 2012
Versatile gelding Wise Dan goes for his first grade I victory on grass as the 6-5 morning line favorite in the $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile (gr. IT) Sept. 16 in Toronto.Thursday, September 13, 2012
Excelebration took advantage of not having to face Frankel by powering to a 1 1/4-length victory in the Prix Haras de Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques Le Marois (Fr-I) at Deauville Aug. 12.Sunday, August 12, 2012
Sunday's $777,6000 Prix du Haras de Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques le Marois at Deauville will award an automatic berth into the November 2 Breeders' Cup Mile at Santa Anita.Tuesday, August 07, 2012
Great Britain-based Elusive Kate proved her affinity for French racecourses as she notched her second group I victory with a decisive 1 3/4-length win in the Prix Rothschild (Fr-I) at Deauville July 29.Sunday, July 29, 2012
French raider Giofra overhauled Elusive Kate near the wire to win the $248,000 Etihad Airways Falmouth Stakes (Eng-I) at Newmarket July 13.Friday, July 13, 2012
Nathaniel took command three furlongs from the wire and easily held off the late bid of Farhh to win the Coral-Eclipse (Eng-I) at Sandown Park July 7.Saturday, July 07, 2012