Danehill Dancer x Plante Rare (Giant's Causeway)

Bay - 16.1 HH . 1M65


Standing at Haras du Grand Courgeon +33 (0)2 41 93 39 04

2,500€ Live Foal in 2020

GR.1 WINNER BY SIRE OF SIRES DANEHILL DANCER from the family of Peintre Celebre. Timeform rating 122. Winner of the Prix Ganay Gr.1 beating Gr.1 winners Sarafina, Cirrus Des Aigles and Cape Blanco. A high class 3-year-old, winning the Prix Noailles Gr.2 and a runner up in the Prix du Jockey Club Gr.1, Grand Prix de Paris Gr.1 & Prix Niel Gr.2.

CONSISTENTLY IN THE FRAME IN 7 GROUP 1S, including two consecutive places in the Dubai World Cup Gr.1. Defeated no less than 35 Gr.1 winners throughout his racing career.

PRODUCED BLACKTYPE PERFORMERS IN EACH OF HIS CROPS, including Stakes winners PLEGASTELL and DOMAGNANO, Group performers MANGUZI and OVER REACTED as well as MARINKA, FLY D’ASPE and €200,000 GOLCONDA. Sire of Classic performers WILD LOVE (1st Slovak 1000 Guineas) and BELLE PLANTE (1st Pr Comunidad De Madrid, prep race to the Spanish Derby) from his first crop.

His leading six-figures earners include TRUESHAN, winner of over £130,000 with four victories and one place in five runs at 3 in GB & Ireland, HENRY BRULARD, blacktype over hurdles and the winner of €130,000, as well as SAKURA ZENSEN and PLANTLOVE.

AT STUD 2014

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Danehill Dancer
Mira Adonde
Sharpen Up
Lettre d'Amour
Giant's Causeway
Storm Cat
Plante Rare
Mariah's Storm
Lear Farm

At 2-years-old

  • 1st Prix de Crevecoeur Deauville 1m, on debut

  • 1st Prix Le Capucin Saint-Cloud 1m


At 3-years-old

  • 1st Prix Noailles Gr.2 Longchamp 1m2 1/2f

  • 2nd Prix du Jockey Club Gr.1 Chantilly 1m2 1/2f

  • 2nd Grand Prix de Paris Gr.1 Longchamp 1m4f

  • 2nd Prix Niel Gr.2 Longchamp 1m4f


At 4-years-old

  • 1st Prix Ganay Gr.1 Longchamp 1m2 1/2f

  • 1st Prix d’Harcourt Gr.2 Longchamp 1m2f


At 5-years-old

  • 2nd Prix d’Ispahan Gr.1 Longchamp 1m1 1/4f

  • 3rd Dubai World Cup Gr.1 Dubai 1m2f


At 6-years-old

  • 1st Winter Hill Stakes Gr.3 Windsor 1m2f

  • 1st Winter Derby Trial Stakes LR Lingfield 1m2f

  • 2nd Prix d’Ispahan Gr.1 Longchamp 1m1 1/4f

  • 3rd Dubai World Cup Gr.1 Dubai 1m2f