Almanzor

Almanzor

Pedigree

Wootton Bassett – Darkova
2013 Bay Stallion 16.2 hh
2024
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Almanzor
WOOTTON BASSETT (GB)
DARKOVA (USA)
Iffraaj
Balladonia
Maria's Mon
Darkara
Zafonic
Pastorale
Primo Dominie
Susquehanna Days
Wavering Monarch
Carlotta Maria
Halling
Daralbayda
Gone West
Zaizafon
Nureyev
Park Appeal
Dominion
Swan Ann
Chief's Crown
Gliding By
Majestic Light
Uncommitted
Caro
Water Malone
Diesis
Dance Machine
Doyoun
Daralinsha
 

Sire Line

WOOTTON BASSETT Champion 2YO Colt in France in 2010. 5 wins at 2, £347,463, €220,010, Longchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, Gr.1, Doncaster Weatherbys Insurance 2YO S., ESG 2YO S., York DBS Premier Yearling 2YO S.. He entered stud in France in 2012. He entered stud in Aust. in 2021. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are yearlings. Leading Sire of 2YOs in France in 2021. Sire of 496 progeny to race, 285 winners (57.0%), earnings of over $42 million, 42 stakes winners, 27 stakes placegetters, inc.




ALMANZOR (13c, Maria's Mon, Halling). Champion 3YO Colt in Europe in 2016 (Int.). Champion 3YO Colt in Ireland & France in 2016 (Int.).8 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2100m, £737,230, €1,901,600, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Ascot Champion S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix de Guiche, Gr.3, Grand Critérium de Bordeaux, L, 3d Chantilly Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3.

AUDARYA (16f, Green Tune, Anabaa). 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, £194,678, €216,700, US$1,100,000, Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1, Goodwood British Fillies' H., 2d Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Coronation, L, 3d ParisLongchamp Prix de l'Opéra, Gr.1, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix de l'Opéra, Gr.1.

BUCANERO FUERTE (21c, Elusive City, Affirmed). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 6f to 2024, £16,140, €337,000, Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1, Railway S., Gr.2, Naas Lacken S., Gr.3, 3d Curragh National S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2.

ZELLIE (19f, Nathaniel, Sky Classic). Champion 2YO Filly in France in 2021.4 wins at 2, £39,700, €342,260, ParisLongchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Roland de Chambure, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Arbele, Prix La Belle II, 2d Deauville Prix Six Perfections, Gr.3, Prix Imprudence, Gr.3, ParisLongchamp Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Goodwood Conqueror S., L, 4th The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ParisLongchamp Prix du Ranelagh, L.

KING OF STEEL (20c, Verglas, Nashwan). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 8½f to 1½m to 2023, £1,352,564, €62,500, US$120,000, Ascot Champion S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot King Edward S., Gr.2, 2d The Derby, Gr.1, 3d Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, 4th Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1.

WOODED (17c, Elusive City, Affirmed). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, €218,398, ParisLongchamp Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Texanita, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de Tour en Bessin, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix La Rochette, Gr.3, Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3, 4th Deauville Prix Jean Prat, Gr.1.

INCARVILLE (18f, Azamour, Highest Honor). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m, €225,460, ParisLongchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, Prix de la Masseliere, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Pénélope, Gr.3, Prix Cleopatre, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de la Maison de l'Armateur.

UNQUESTIONABLE (21c, Sea the Stars, Holy Roman Emperor). 2 wins at 2 in 2023, €146,440, US$520,000, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf, Gr.1, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, Gr.1, Curragh Railway S., Gr.2, 3d Curragh First Flier S., L, 4th Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1.

AL RIFFA (20c, Galileo, Darshaan). 2 wins at 2, €379,030, Curragh National S., Gr.1, 2d Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, Curragh International S., Gr.3, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1.

CHINDIT (18c, Oasis Dream, Galileo). 9 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 8¼f to 2023, £529,659, €28,600, Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Haydock Superior Mile S., Gr.3, Newbury Greenham S., Gr.3, Ascot Paradise S., L, Pat Eddery S., L, Sandown Fortune S., L, Doncaster Mile, L, 2d Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, 3d Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Newmarket Joel S., Gr.2, Challenge S., Gr.2, Newbury Hungerford S., Gr.2, 4th Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2.

SPEAK OF THE DEVIL (17f, Indian Rocket, Bering). Joint Champion Older Female Miler in France in 2021.6 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, €245,428, US$410,630, Churchill Distaff Turf Mile S., Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Isola Bella, L, Prix Tantième, L, Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L, ParisLongchamp Prix de Saint-Cyr, L, Deauville Prix d'Hotot-en-Auge, 2d Deauville Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Coronation, L, ParisLongchamp Prix d'Escoville, 3d Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1, Churchill Downs Churchill Distaff Turf Mile S., Gr.2, ParisLongchamp Prix du Pin, Gr.3, 4th Belmont Just a Game S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1.

TAMAHERE (17f, Giant's Causeway, Montjeu). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1700m, €44,820, US$253,500, A$10,500, Belmont Sands Point S., Gr.2, Monmouth Violet S., L, La Teste Prix La Sorellina, L, 2d Keeneland Jenny Wiley S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix de la Reboursiere, 3d Grand Critérium de Bordeaux, L, 4th Saratoga Ballston Spa S., Gr.2.

ROYAL PATRONAGE (19c, Dalakhani, Kahyasi). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 8½f to 2023, £158,448, US$132,835, Newmarket Royal Lodge S., Gr.2, York Acomb S., Gr.3, Epsom British Stallion Studs 2YO S., Keeneland Allowance, 2d York Dante S., Gr.2, 4th Laurel Prince George's County S., L.

ATOMIC JONES - ATOMIC BEAUTY (H.K.) (19g, Turtle Bowl, Sillery). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1650m to 2023-24, €88,400, HK$2,076,750, Leopardstown Champions Juvenile S., Gr.2, Curragh Barronstown Stud 2YO S., HKJC On Lan H., Middle Gap H., 3d HKJC Ice House H., Luard H., Wai Yip H., Sheung Shui H., Lusitano Challenge Cup, 4th Leopardstown Derby Trial S., Gr.3.

RIVER TIBER (21c, Arcano, Common Grounds). 3 wins at 2 in 2023, £116,439, €73,605, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2, Naas Coolmore Stud Calyx 2YO S., 3d Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1.

AMILCAR (16c, King's Best, Distant Relative). 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1500m, £7,612, €211,840, ParisLongchamp Prix de la Porte Maillot, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix Hérod, L, Deauville Prix Luthier, L, ParisLongchamp Grand Handicap de la Nouvelle Piste, Chantilly Prix de la Breche Aux Loups, Deauville Prix de Saint-Julien le Faucon, 2d Deauville Prix Luthier, L, ParisLongchamp Prix du Gros Caillou, Prix du Pont au Change, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix Montjeu, Deauville Prix de Lianger, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix du Pin, Gr.3, Wolverhampton Lady Wulfruna S., L.

ILARAAB (17c, Soviet Star, Selkirk). 8 wins from 1m to 1½m, £192,137, Newbury Aston Park S., Gr.3, St Simon S., Gr.3, Dubai Duty Free H., York Jorvik H., Coral Free Bet H., 3d Ascot Cumberland Lodge S., Gr.3, Newbury Legacy Cup, Gr.3, 4th Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3.

THE BLACK ALBUM (16c, Trade Fair, Cape Cross). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, €75,200, US$186,728, Longchamp Prix la Rochette, Gr.3, Horseshoe Indianapolis Jonathan B Schuster Memorial S., L, Woodbine Charlie Barley S., L, 2d Gulfstream Park West Showing Up S., L, 3d Keeneland Transylvania S., Gr.3, 4th Deauville Prix François Boutin, L, Golden Gate Joseph T Grace S., L.

AMERICAN FLAG (20c, American Post, Monsun). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m to 2023, €140,815, ParisLongchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Omnium II, L, Prix des Trois Roses d'Argent, 2d Deauville Prix de Saint-Desir, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Altipan, L, 4th ParisLongchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1.

WOOTTON (15g, American Post, Woodman). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, £59,046, €129,760, 339,475Dhs, Longchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Isonomy, L, Prix Beachcomber Paradis, 2d Meydan Jebel Hatta S., Gr.1, 3d Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Perth, Gr.3, 4th Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1, Meydan Zabeel Mile, Gr.2.

GUILDSMAN (17g, Street Cry, Halling). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 7f to 2023, £26,897, €14,400, US$298,994, Kentucky Downs Franklin-Simpson S., Gr.3, Presque Isle Downs Tom Ridge S., L, Goodwood Lucky Leap 2YO S., 2d Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2, Saratoga Lucky Coin S., L, Gulfstream Park Texas Glitter S., L, 4th Newmarket July S., Gr.2.

PROTAGONIST (17g, Shamardal, Linamix). 6 wins from 1900m to 2050m to 2022-23, £50,082, €36,150, A$441,875, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3, Gowran Park Mansionbet Proud to Support Irish Racing H., 2d Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile H., L, 3d ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Kingston Town S., Gr.3.

WOOTTON VERNI (21c, Kendargent, Machiavellian). 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1350m to 2100m to 2024, €109,700, Saint-Cloud Prix Greffulhe, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix du Castel, 2d Chantilly Prix Maurice Caillault, L.

TOPGEAR (19c, Giant's Causeway, Quiet American). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m to 2023, €144,300, Chantilly Prix Eclipse, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Irish River, Prix PMU, Chantilly Prix du Carrefour des Lions, 2d Chantilly Prix Bertrand du Breuil, Gr.3, Prix Messidor, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Altipan, L, ParisLongchamp Prix de Montretout, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Edmond Blanc, Gr.3.

WOOTTON ASSET (18c, Librettist, Top Ville). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, €30,450, US$279,000, Colonial Downs Virginia Derby, Gr.3, 2d Pimlico Laurel Futurity, L, 3d Delaware Park Kent S., Gr.3, Pimlico Bald Eagle Derby, L, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix Roland de Chambure, L, Belmont Awad S., L.

GREY MAN (21c, Linamix, Gone West). 3 wins at 2 in 2023, €112,900, Deauville Prix François Boutin, Gr.3, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix des Chenes, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Omnium II, L, 3d ParisLongchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3.

THE SUMMIT (17g, Acatenango, Sharpo). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m to 2022-23, €416,786, A$124,875, ParisLongchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, MVRC Travis Harrison Cup H., 2d Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Deauville Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1, Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Omnium II, L, MRC Anniversary Vase, L, 3d Chantilly Prix de Condé, Gr.3, 4th MRC Heatherlie S., L.

ZABIARI (21c, Duke of Marmalade, Red Ransom). 2 wins at 2 in 2023, €112,440, ParisLongchamp Prix des Chenes, Gr.3, Prix de la Cite du Figuier, 2d Deauville Criterium du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage, L, Prix Roland de Chambure, L, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3.

HELLENISTIQUE (17g, Dubawi, Grand Lodge). Champion 3YO in Qatar in 2020 (Int.).4 wins-2 at 2-from 1800m to 2400m, Qatar Derby, L, 2d Al Rayyan Al Safliya Cup, H.E. Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani Rifle, 3d Al Rayyan HH The Amir Trophy, L.

DO RE MI FA SOL (13f, Singspiel, Glint of Gold). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 2000m to 2500m, £19,350, €105,450, Lyon-Parilly Prix du Grand Camp, L, Longchamp Prix du Carrefour Curie, 2d York Bronte Cup, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Gold River, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix de Malleret, Gr.2, 4th Deauville Prix Minerve, Gr.3, Lyon-Parilly Prix du Grand Camp, L.

His sire sons include Almanzor (17), Wooded, Dave, Chapa, etc.

 

Dam Line

1st Dam

DARKOVA, by Maria's Mon. Unraced. Half-sister to Dardiza (dam of GUILDSMAN), Darkazinia (dam of DARZAN). Dam of nine named foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-

ALMANZOR (c by Wootton Bassett) Subject horse.

Another Sky (g by Le Havre) 2 wins at 1400m, 1900m, Chantilly Prix de la Traversiere, 3d Chantilly Prix de Guiche, Gr.3, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix La Force, Gr.3.

Natasha (f by Frankel) 2 wins at 2, Sandown Ireland Incentive Scheme 2YO Fillies' S., 3d Deauville Prix Petite Etoile, L.

Troarn (f by Wootton Bassett) 2 wins at 1900m, 2450m, 2d Bordeaux-Le Bouscat Derby du Midi, L. Producer.

 

2nd Dam

DARKARA, by Halling. 4 wins from 2000m to 3000m, Chantilly Prix des Tourelles, L, Prix la Mirambule, Deauville Prix de Coudray Rabut, Prix Belle Mare Plage the Resort. Half-sister to Darinska (dam of DARJINA), Darinski. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

King of the Sand. Winner at 1200m in India.

Darmiana. Winner at 2250m in France. Producer.

Dardiza. Placed in France. Dam of-

GUILDSMAN (Wootton Bassett) 7 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, £26,897, €14,400, US$298,994, to 2023, Kentucky Downs Franklin-Simpson S., Gr.3, Presque Isle Downs Tom Ridge S., L, Goodwood Lucky Leap 2YO S., 2d Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2, Saratoga Lucky Coin S., L, Gulfstream Park Texas Glitter S., L, 4th Newmarket July S., Gr.2.

Darkazinia. Unraced. Dam of-

DARZAN (Le Havre) 3 wins at 2400m, 2500m, €78,845, Deauville Prix Vulcain, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Quintette, Prix Pot au Feu, 3d Deauville Prix Michel Houyvet, L.

Dabawa (Siyouni) Winner at 2, Chantilly Prix du Rond Alicante, 2d Deauville Prix de Lieurey, Gr.3, ParisLongchamp Prix du Pin, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix de Bagatelle, L.

 

3rd Dam

Daralbayda, by Doyoun. Winner at 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Flossie, 2d Longchamp Prix de Chaillot, 3d Evry Prix Minerve, Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to Darabaka (dam of FAR CRY), half-sister to DARALIMARA, DARAYDALA, Darakiyla, Darashandeh (dam of DARSI), Daraliya (dam of CIRCASSIAN), Darandala - Mita Aewidah (Sau.), Daralaka (dam of DARGHAR - BEYOND EXPECTATION (SING.)). Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

DARKARA (Halling) 4 wins. See above.

Darinska (Zilzal) Winner at 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Flossie, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix des Tourelles, L, 3d Chantilly Prix de Royaumont, Gr.3, 4th Fontainebleau Prix Joubert, L. Dam of-

DARJINA (Zamindar) Champion 3YO Filly in Europe in 2007. Champion Older Female Miler in GB & France in 2008. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, £131,404, €862,210, HK$1,600,000, 3,680,000Dhs, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Deauville Prix d'Astarté, Gr.1, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Cordova, 2d Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.1, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Dubai Duty Free, Gr.1, 3d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1.

Dariena. Winner at 1600m, Longchamp Prix de la Michodiere. Dam of-

Duque (Elusive City) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 1600m, Deauville Prix de l'Amiraute, Chantilly Prix de Nemours, 3d Cagnes-sur-Mer Prix de la Californie, L.

Darbaza. Placed at 3, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Hula Dancer, Prix Feerie. Dam of-

DARBUZAN (Zamindar) 4 wins from 2000m to 3000m, €121,150, QAR109,200, Saint-Cloud Prix de Lutèce, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Michel Houyvet, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Samourai, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Pantin, 3d Chantilly Prix Chaudenay, Gr.2, 4th Qatar Derby, L.

Darinza. Unraced. Dam of-

THE PANTHER (Churchill) Winner at 1400m in 2024 in India, Mumbai Breeders' Produce S, L, 4th Mumbai Breeders' Juvenile Colts' Championship, L.

Exuberante. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Slicked Back (Quality Road) 2 wins at 1m, US$221,162, 2d Colonial Downs Virginia Derby, Gr.3, 3d Belmont Jockey Club Derby, L.

Darinski (Mark of Esteem) 3 wins from 2000m to 2500m, Deauville Prix des Authieux, 3d Grand Prix de Clairefontaine, L.

 

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