Juddmonte Mating Plans 2018

The Juddmonte European broodmare band will be visiting over 40 different stallions in 2018 – standing in England, Ireland, France and Germany.

Kingman (photo: Juddmonte)

Kingman (Invincible Spirit – Zenda) (photo: Juddmonte)

With KINGMAN’s first runners being eagerly anticipated this year, his book includes some top-class mares. Gr.1 winners Emulous (Dansili/Aspiring Diva), Promising Lead (Danehill/Arrive) and Romantica (Galileo/Banks Hill) will be visiting the Champion Miler, as well as the Group-winning maiden mares Fair Eva (Frankel/African Rose) and Suffused (Champs Elysees/Scuffle).

Frankel (photo: Juddmonte)

Frankel (Galileo – Kind) (photo: Juddmonte)

With FRANKEL having made an outstanding start to his career at stud – with a quarter of his runners to date gaining blacktype – the dams of some of his best early runners are returning to him in 2018, including Gr.1 winner African Rose (Observatory/New Orchid), the dam of Fair Eva and Herculean; Gr.1 winner Heat Haze (Green Desert/Hasili), the dam of Mirage Dancer; Gr.3 winner Mirabilis (Lear Fan/Media Nox), the dam of Monarchs Glen; Very Good News (Empire Maker/Hasili), the dam of Weekender. Other mares of note include the Gr.1 winners Emollient (Empire Maker/Soothing Touch) and Timepiece (Zamindar/Clepsydra) and the Gr.1 producers Soviet Moon (Sadler’s Wells/Eva Luna), the dam of Derby and Arc winner Workforce; and Winter Sunrise (Pivotal/Winter Solstice), the dam of Nassau winner Winsili. The Group-winning two-year-olds Helleborine (Observatory/New Orchid), Lucky Kristale (Lucky Story/Pikaboo) and Visit (Oasis Dream/Arrive) are also in the book.

Bated Breath (photo: Juddmonte)

Bated Breath (Dansili – Tantina) (photo: Juddmonte)

BATED BREATH’s career to date has closely mirrored that of his outstanding sire DANSILI, and Juddmonte is continuing to support him strongly with Showcasing’s dam Arabesque (Zafonic/Prophecy), Broodmare Of The Year Binche (Woodman/Binary) and the Gr.3 winner Tested (Selkirk/Prove), as well as Ombre (Galileo/Revealing), the dam of BATED BREATH’s promising daughter Gavota. He is also covering full/half-sisters to Arc winner Rail Link and Champion racemare Midday. DANSILI’s book includes Shutter Speed’s dam Photographic (Oasis Dream/Prophecy), while OASIS DREAM will be covering the dam of his highly promising three-year-old prospect Imaging – the Listed winner Mirror Lake (Dubai Destination/Reflections).

Some of the matings which require little explanation are Exemplify (Dansili/Quest To Peak), the dam of Expert Eye, returning to Acclamation; Enable’s dam Concentric (Sadler’s Wells/Apogee) going to Nathaniel; Winter Silence (Dansili/Hunt The Sun), the dam of Gr.1 horses Ice Breeze and Snow Sky, returning to Nayef; Nell Gwyn winner Hot Snap’s dam Midsummer visiting Pivotal; and FRANKEL’s dam Kind (Danehill/Rainbow Lake) and her daughter Joyeuse (Oasis Dream/Kind) both visiting Galileo – along with Champion Two-Year-Old and dual Classic winner Special Duty (Hennessy/Quest To Peak). Gr.1 winner Passage Of Time (Dansili/Clepsydra) is returning to Dubawi – a mating that has already produced the Gr.2 winner and new stallion Time Test (who is being supported by Juddmonte) – along with multiple Gr.1 winner Proviso (Dansili/Binche), Famous Name’s Group-winning sister Big Break (Dansili/Fame At Last) and Enable’s half-sister Contribution (Champs Elysees/Concentric).

A second-season sire being strongly supported is New Bay, whose book includes daughters of Heat Haze, Intercontinental and Banks Hill, as well as half-sisters to Workforce and Passage Of Time. Whilst Gr.1-winning sisters Banks Hill (Danehill/Hasili) and Intercontinental (Danehill/Hasili) are both visiting first-season sons of Galileo this year – with Banks Hill going to Ulysses and Intercontinental visiting Churchill.

Some of the mares visiting established sires in 2018 include Gr.2 winner Treat Gently (Cape Cross/Kid Gloves) to Teofilo; Flintshire’s Group-producing half-sister Deliberate (King’s Best /Dance Routine) and ITV star Responsible (Oasis Dream/Hasili) to Siyouni; and Classic-placed Vote Often (Beat Hollow/Minority) to Sea The Stars. Ruscombe (Dansili/Eva Luna) and Spice Trail (Champs Elysees/Cinnamon Bay) are both half-sisters to Classic winners who are visiting Lope De Vega; Gr.2 winner Modern Look, the dam of Gr.1 performer Grand Jete, is visiting Kodiac, while Gr.3 winner Hot Snap and KINGMAN’s half-sister Present Tense are both being covered by Invincible Spirit.

(source:  Juddmonte.com)

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