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Sire Profile – American Pharoah

By April 10, 2020 No Comments

The Horse of a Lifetime!

 

Fee for 2019: $66,000

The first US Triple Crown winner in 37 years

Dual Gr.1 winning Champion 2YO & 6-time Gr.1 winning Champion 3YO. The world’s highest-rated horse in 2015 – higher-rated than leading sires Street Cry, Medaglia d’Oro and More Than Ready

“The most exciting stud horse ever sent to Australia”
– The Australian, 5 March 2017

high-class Danehill-free pedigree.

His southern hemisphere yearlings have already sold for $850,000$750,000$750,000$675,000$600,000$575,000NZ$575,000$460,000$450,000$400,000$375,000NZ$360,000$300,000$260,000$250,000$210,000$210,000NZ$210,000NZ$200,000 etc.

“American Pharoah has done such a good job overseas and a lot of his winners are on turf…we like him and will be happy to buy more of them this year.”
– Wayne Hawkes, purchaser of the American Pharoah ex. Azumi colt for $750,000

“American Pharoah is obviously a horse that has come here with a big level of excitement on. We’re leaving with two, a colt and a filly, obviously we like them.”
– Garry Cuddy, Spendthrift, purchasers of the American Pharoah ex Tsaritsa colt for $600,000 and Vivi Veloce filly for $375,000

US Champion first crop sire of 2019!

His first northern hemisphere crop includes 6 Stakes winners…

  • Four Wheel Drive won the Gr.2 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint at Santa Anita, the Gr.3 Futurity Stakes at Belmont Park & the US$100,000 Rosie’s Stakes at Colonial Downs for Wesley Ward
  • Sweet Melania – dual winner including a very impressive 5½-length win in the Gr.2 Jessamine Stakes at Keeneland for Todd Pletcher. Third in the Gr.1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita
  • Maven won a maiden for Wesley Ward at Aqueduct, won the Gr.3 Prix du Bois at Chantilly
  • Cafe Pharoah – dual winner in Japan including the Listed Hyacinth Stakes
  • Another Miracle won a maiden & the Skidmore Stakes at Saratoga Gary Contessa. Finished third in the Gr.2 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint at Santa Anita
  • Harvey’s Lil Goil – dual winner including the Busanda Stakes at Aqueduct by 7½ lengths for William Mott
  • Monarch of Egypt bolted up at Naas on debut for Aidan O’Brien, runner-up in the Gr.1 Phoenix Stakes & Gr.2 Railway Stakes
  • American Theorem – debut maiden winner at Del Mar. Runner-up in the Gr.1 American Pharoah Stakes at Santa Anita
  • Skygaze – 7-length maiden winner at Woodbine. First past the post in the Gr.3 Mazarine Stakes, disqualified placed third

Other black-type performers include EnviedPrince Of PharoahsHomelandSaqqara KingPrincesa CarolineRoyal Act etc.

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