2-year-old Champion by leading sire Invincible Spirit. Top rated juvenile in England and France in 2015.
Dual Gr.1 winner at 2, winning both the best 2-year-old Gr.1 events over 6 furlongs in England and France. Timeform rating 123+, better than Kingman or Charm Spirit at 2.
Undefeated in 6 consecutive races including four of the most anticipated 2-year-old races in Europe: the Prix Morny Gr.1 at Deauville & the Middle Park Stakes Gr.1 at Newmarket as well as the July Stakes Gr.2 at Newmarket & the Vintage Stakes Gr.2 at Goodwood. A winning return at 3-years-old in Group company despite an early sophomore season doomed by pelvic injury.
An outstanding individual, by one of the best European sires and from a most precocious maternal family.
Over 300 mares covered in his first two European seasons, including 17 Gr.1 mares, amongst which dual Arc winner Treve, Breeders’ Cup winners Mizdirection & Zagora as well as multiple Gr.1 winners Qemah & La Cressonniere; 22 dams of Gr.1 performers amongst which the dams of Avenir Certain and The Fugue; and 68 sisters to Gr.1 winners including sisters to Charm Spirit, Havana Gold, Brametot, Esoterique, Flotilla, Was and Stacelita.
1st foals in 2018
“A powerful horse blessed with superb speed and a good mind”
John Gosden, trainer
At 2-years-old, 6 runs
- 1st Middle Park Stakes Gr.1, Newmarket, 6f . 1200m
- 1st Prix Morny Gr.1, Deauville, 6f . 1200m
- 1st Richmond Stakes Gr.2, Goodwood, 6f . 1200m
- 1st July Stakes Gr.2, Newmarket, 6f . 1200m
- 1st Maiden Stakes, Newmarket, 6f . 1200m
At 3-years-old, 2 runs
- 1st Prix Bengough Stakes Gr.3, Ascot, 6f . 1200m