Japan's brilliant filly Gentildonna begins her international campaign March 30 in the $5 million Longines Dubai Sheema Classic (UAE-I) on the Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) undercard at Meydan.
Imperial Monarch (IRE)
- Bay Colt
- Born 2009
|Trainer||Aidan P. O'Brien|
|Jockey||Ryan L. Moore|
|Owner||Magnier, Mrs. John, Tabor, Michael and Smith, Derrick|
|Breeder||David Magnier and Cobra Bloodstock|
|Imperial Monarch (IRE) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Galileo (IRE)||Sadler's Wells|
|Ionian Sea (GB)||Slip Anchor (GB)|
|Snow Day (FR)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Kern/Lillingston Association||Bugley Stud||$350,441|
With a perfect front-running ride from Frankie Dettori, Joshua Tree repelled his challengers to win the $1.5 million Pattison Canadian International (Can-IT) for the second time in three years at Woodbine Oct. 14.
The Aiden O'Brein-trained 3-year-old Imperial Monarch drew position 10 of 11 and was installed as the 3-1 favorite on the morning line for the Pattison Canadian International at Woodbine Oct. 14.
Imperial Monarch continued Aidan O'Brien's superb year as he held on for a short head victory over Last Train to win the Grand Prix de Paris (Fr-I) at Longchamp July 14.
Outsider Saonois found room between horses and raced into the clear in the final yards to post a 33-1 upset in the Prix du Jockey-Club (Fr-I) at Chantilly June 3.