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by tachyon
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

Tachyon, how is Orfevre doing as a sire so far? I'm pulling for him to be among the true elite sires. Hi Ridan, Orfevre , 3rd crop sire, sired two G1 winners (Lucky Lilac and Satsuki Sho winner Epoca d'Oro) from his first crop. He had a tough time finding mares this breeding season as his winners-t...
by tachyon
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

The 2017 champion juvenile filly Lucky Lilac (JPN), 2015F. Orfevre (JPN) x Lilacs and Lace(USA) by Flower Alley(USA), finally returned to winning ways as she captured her second G1 title in the Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2200m turf at Kyoto under Christophe Soumillon on Nov 10th 2019. Soumillon, who had...
by tachyon
Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses
Replies: 5417
Views: 737875

Re: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses

Lucky Lilac (JPN), 2015F. Orfevre(JPN) x Lilacs and Lace (USA), won the G1 Queen Elizabeth II Cup 2200m turf at Kyoto under Christophe Soumillon on Nov 10th 2019. She was the champion juvenile filly in 2017. https://www-f.keibalab.jp/img/upload/topics/201911/191110_luckylilac.jpg?1573374639 -- repl...
by tachyon
Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

Yoshida(JPN)(Heart's Cry) to stand at Winstar Farm

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by tachyon
Mon Nov 04, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: The Melbourne Cup (G1)
Replies: 218
Views: 26544

Re: The Melbourne Cup (G1)

RugbyGirl wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:16 am
Has been raining in Melbourne and the track is currently soft/yielding
It should not be good news for Mer de Glace...
by tachyon
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

Cox Plate winner Lys Gracieux(JPN)(Heart's Cry) will be set to run in the G1 Arima Kinen next. :D

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by tachyon
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2019 BC Juvenile Fillies
Replies: 8
Views: 406

Re: 2019 BC Juvenile Fillies

The winner's broodmare sire is Mr Sekiguchi. :o
by tachyon
Tue Oct 29, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 408
Views: 42644

Re: Matings 2019

Numbers of mares bred in Japan 2019 -- JBBA Stallion Name -- (stallion's stallion) -- number of mares bred in 2019 -- (number of mares bred in 2018) Aldebaran(USA) (Mr. Prospector) 31 (26) Bago(FR) (Nashwan) 110 (37) Came Home(USA) (Gone West) 51 (32) Cape Blanco(IRE) (Galileo) 17 (32) Creator(USA)...
by tachyon
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

by tachyon
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

Japan's reigning Horse of the Year Almond Eye (JPN), 2015F. Lord Kanaloa(JPN) x Fusaichi Pandora(JPN) by Sunday Silnece (USA), won the Tenno Sho Autumn 2000m turf at Tokyo easily dominating a very strong filed which included ten G1 winners on Oct 27th 2019. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EH36KdBU4AA3_f...
by tachyon
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

by tachyon
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

Lys Gracieux (JPN), 2014M. Heart's Cry (JPN) x Liliside(FR) by American Post(GB), claimed her third G1 title beating the boys under Damian Lane in the Cox Plate 2040m turf at Mooney Valley, Australia, on Oct 26th 2019. :D :D :D https://www-f.keibalab.jp/img/upload/topics/201910/191026_cox.jpg?15720...
by tachyon
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

Treve wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:09 am
Not in Japan per se but...

Lys Gracieux (JPN)
made history by wining the Cox Plate today
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-- replay of the G1 Cox Plate won by Lys Gracieux(JPN)(Heart's Cry)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVnqWv3FHRo
by tachyon
Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

-- per bloodhorse

He was simply the best!

Sunday Silence wins the 1989 Breeders' Cup Classic at Gulfstream Park with Chris McCarron aboard
Skip Dickstein Photo

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https://photos.bloodhorse.com/Classics/ ... /i-b7W4sHP
by tachyon
Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4917
Views: 830485

Re: Stallion News

Kate Hunter•Marugai Racing • ケイト ハンター•(同)まるがいレーシング 1h Symboli Kris S has been pensioned. A US bred who dominated the Stayer scene in the early 2000s winning back to back Arima Kinens. Japan Cup winner Epiphaneia continues his legacy in the shed & G1 winner Le Vent Se Leve continues it on the track....
by tachyon
Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

Deirdre was wonderful this year... any news of whether she will remain in Europe or return to Japan for a rest/retirement? 8-) She might fly to Hong Kong next to contest the G1 Hong Kong Cup and remain in training next year. Her travel itinerary this year has been exciting. Japan --> Dubai --> Hong...
by tachyon
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

World Premiere (JPN), 2016C. Deep Impact (JPN) x Mandela(GER) by Acatenango(GER), landed his first G1 and grade-race victory in the Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger) 3000m turf at Kyoto on Oct 20th 2019. Yutaka Take became the yougest as well as the oldest jockey to win the final leg of the Japanese ...
by tachyon
Sat Oct 19, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 649
Views: 84529

Re: Racing in Japan

Japanese fans must be very proud of Deirdre(JPN) who completed her European campaign this year with a game 3rd in the Champion Stakes on the soft going she might not have liked. 8-) What a fantastic global campaign the Harbinger mare has had since the beginning of this year!! Oct 19th, 2019 : ASC G1...
by tachyon
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: New Conformation Photos
Replies: 2481
Views: 406424

Re: New Conformation Photos

Rulership(JPN) : 2007H. King Kamehameha(JPN) x Air Groove(JPN)
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sire of G1 winners Kiseki(JPN) & Mer de Glace(JPN), standing at Shadai Stallion Station
https://www.jbis.jp/horse/0001042049/
by tachyon
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: The rise of Sunday Silence
Replies: 851
Views: 203348

Re: The rise of Sunday Silence

Glacier Blue (JPN) became the 30th daughter of Sunday Silence (USA) to produce one or more G1 winners worldwide, when her 4yo colt Mer de Glace (JPN)[by Rulership(JPN)] won the A$ 5 million G1 Caulfield Cup 2400m turf at Caulfield, Austraila, overcoming his wide draw under Damian Lane on October 13...