Standing at Gilltown Stud

Stallion fee 2017: €125,000

Size: 16.2 hh (168 cm)

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CAPE CROSS GREEN DESERT DANZIG NORTHERN DANCER
PAS DE NOM
FOREIGN COURIER SIR IVOR
COURTLY DEE
PARK APPEAL AHONOORA LORENZACCIO
HELEN NICHOLS
BALIDARESS BALIDAR
INNOCENCE
URBAN SEA MISWAKI MR PROSPECTOR RAISE A NATIVE
GOLD DIGGER
HOPESPRINGSETERNAL BUCKPASSER
ROSE BOWER
ALLEGRETTA LOMBARD AGIO
PROMISED LADY
ANATEVKA ESPRESSO
ALMYRA
9h

1st dam

URBAN SEA (USA), Champion older mare in Europe in 1993, won 8 races in France including Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Longchamp, Gr.I, Prix d'Harcourt, Longchamp, Gr.II, Prix Exbury, Gr.III, Prix Gontaut- Biron, Deauville, Gr.III, Prix de la Seine, Longchamp, L., Coupe du Fonds Européen de L'Elevage, Lion d'Angers, L. and Piaget d'Or, Deauville, L., third in Prix Ganay, Longchamp, Gr.I, Prix Vermeille, Longchamp, Gr.I and ARAG Preis (1000 Guineas), Düsseldorf, Gr.II; dam of eight winners viz:
GALILEO (IRE) (1998 c. by Sadler's Wells), Champion 3 Year Old in Europe in 2001, won 6 races at 2 and 3 years and £1,621,110 including Derby Stakes, Epsom Downs, Gr.I, Irish Derby, Curragh, Gr.I, King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Ascot, Gr.I, Derby Trial Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.III and Ballysax Stakes, Leopardstown, L., second in Irish Champion Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.I; champion sire.
BLACK SAM BELLAMY (IRE) (1999 c. by Sadler's Wells), Champion 3 Year Old in Italy in 2002, won 4 races at home and in Italy and £389,848 including Gold Cup, Curragh, Gr.I, Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Milan, Gr.I and Alleged Stakes, Leopardstown, L., second in Grosser Preis, Baden-Baden, Gr.I, Prix Hocquart, Longchamp, Gr.II, third in Coronation Cup, Epsom Downs, Gr.I and Criterium de Saint- Cloud, Gr.I; sire.
MY TYPHOON (IRE) (2002 f. by Giant's Causeway), won 9 races at 2 to 5 years, 2007 in U.S.A. and £691,471 including Diana Stakes, Saratoga, Gr.I, Ballston Spa Handicap, Saratoga, Gr.II, Mrs Revere Stakes, Churchill Downs, Gr.II, Just A Game Handicap, Belmont Park, Gr.II, Early Times Mint Julep H’cap, Churchill Downs, Gr.III, third in Garden City Breeders' Cup Stakes, Gr.I.
URBAN OCEAN (FR) (1996 c. by Bering), won 4 races at 2 to 4 years and £57,210 including Gallinule Stakes, Curragh, Gr.III and Mooresbridge Stakes, Curragh, L., placed 3 times; sire.
ALL TOO BEAUTIFUL (IRE) (2001 f. by Sadler's Wells), won 3 races at 3 and 4 years and £163,512 including Middleton Stakes, York, Gr.III and Salsabil Stakes, Navan, L., second in Oaks Stakes, Epsom Downs, Gr.I and third in Blandford Stakes, Curragh, Gr.II. Dam of 3 winners inc:
VICTORY SONG (IRE) (2010 c. by Dansili), 4 wins at 3 to 5 in Italy, £56,220, inc. Coppa d'Ora di Milano L..
WONDER OF WONDERS (USA) (f. by Kingmambo), 2 wins at 3 years inc. Cheshire Oaks L., placed 4 times inc. second Oaks Stakes, Epsom, Gr.I, third Irish Oaks, Curragh, Gr.I, Yorkshire Oaks, York, Gr.I.
Sparrow (IRE) (2011 f. by Oasis Dream), winner at 2 and placed twice; third Ballyogan Stakes Gr.III.
MELIKAH (1997 f. by Lammtarra ), won 1 race at 3 years and £83,280 viz Pretty Polly Stakes, Newmarket, L., placed twice viz second in Irish Oaks, Curragh, Gr.I and third in Oaks Stakes, Epsom Downs, Gr.I, from only 4 starts; dam of winners including:
MASTERSTROKE (2009 c. by Monsun) – won 4 races at 2 and 3 years and £179,595 including Grand Prix de Deauville Gr.II, Deauville, Prix Frédéric de Lagrange L., Vichy. Sire.
HIDDEN GOLD (2011 f. by Shamardal) – 6 wins at 3 and £133,707, including River Eden Stakes L., placed 4 times; second Lillie Langtry Stakes Gr.III; third Lonsdale Cup Gr.II.
MOONLIGHT MAGIC (2013 c. by Cape Cross) – 3 wins in 4 starts at 2 and 3, including Derby Trial Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.III and Eyrefield Stakes, Leopardstown L..
VILLARRICA (USA) (2008 f. by Selkirk) – 2 wins at 3 years. Dam of KHAWLAH (f. by Cape Cross), UAE Derby Gr.II, Meydan, UAE Oaks Gr.III, Meydan and VANCOUVERITE (c. by Dansili), Prix Guillaume d’Ornano Gr.II, Deauville, Prix Pelleas L., Compiègne.
Cherry Hinton (GB) (2004 f. by Green Desert), placed 3 times at 3 years, 2007 and £27,068 including second in Blue Wind Stakes, Naas, Gr.III and third in Kilboy Estate Stakes, Curragh, L. Dam of:
WADING (IRE) (f. by Montjeu), 2 wins at 2 years inc. Rockfel Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.III.
BRACELET (IRE) (f. by Montjeu), 4 wins at 2 and 3 years inc. Irish Oaks, Curragh, Gr.I, Ribblesdale St., Royal Ascot, Gr.II, 1000 Guineas Trial, Leopardstown, Gr.III.
Simply A Star (IRE) (f. by Giant's Causeway), winner at 2 and placed 5 times; second Tipperary Stakes L..
SEA THE STARS (IRE) (2006 c. by Cape Cross) – see above.
BORN TO SEA (IRE) (2009 c. by Invincible Spirit) – winner at 2 years viz. Blenheim Stakes L., Curragh, placed 4 times at 2 and 3 years inc. second Irish Derby Gr.I, Curragh, Royal Whip Stakes Gr.II, Curragh, Killavullan Stakes Gr.III, Leopardstown, sire.

2nd dam

Allegretta, won 2 races at 2 years and £9048 and placed twice including second in Oaks Trial Stakes, Lingfield Park, Gr.III; also placed once at 4 years in U.S.A.; Own sister to ANNO, ARIONETTE and Alya; dam of nine winners from 11 runners and 12 foals of racing age including:
URBAN SEA (USA) (f. by Miswaki) – see above.
KING'S BEST (USA) (c. by Kingmambo), won 3 races at 2 and 3 years and £210,349 including 2000 Guineas, Newmarket, Gr.I; champion sire.
ALLEZ LES TROIS (USA) (f. by Riverman (USA)), won 3 races in France including Prix de Flore, Saint- Cloud, Gr.III; dam of winners.
ANABAA BLUE (GB), won Prix du Jockey Club, Chantilly, Gr.I; sire.
Al Ishq (FR), dam of TAMAYUZ (GB), 5 races at 2 and 3 years, 2008 in France including Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.I, Prix Jean Prat Gr.I, sire.