Entering stud in 2001, Almutwakel came up with a classic winner from his first crop. A daughter, Silver Cup, won the mile Premio Regina Elena (It-II). Sent to the U.S., she was a three-time grade II winner at Santa Anita.Almutawakel shuttled to New Zealand in 2001 and sired two-time group I-winning gelding Wahid during his time there.Almutawakel, who is out of the Green Desert mare Elfaslah, is represented by six stakes winners. His 2006 fee was €7,000 (approximately $8,900).
Almutawakel, the surprise winner of the 1999 Dubai World Cup (UAE-I), has been pensioned from stallion duty at Derrinstown Stud in County Kildare, Ireland. The 11-year-old son of Machiavellian suffers from an arthritic stifle.Almutawakel's victory in the $5 million World Cup for Sheikh Hamdan came over a strong North American contingent that included Silver Charm, Victory Gallop, and Malek. While there was no wagering on track, Almutawakel was 44-1 in World Cup simulcast betting in North America. Almutawakel beat Malek by three-quarters of a length. Almutawakel also was a group I winner in France and was grade I stakes-placed in the U.S. He ran second in the Oaklawn Handicap (gr. I) and Woodward Stakes (gr. I) and was third in the Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr. I).