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Best Approach (GB)

Age
6
Foal date
24/04/2014
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Chesnut
Sire
New Approach (IRE)
Dam
Sant Elena (GB)
Breeder
Car Colston Hall Stud
Official rating
Career earnings
$542,661.72
Starts4Wins1Placed0
DateResultRacecourseRace details
08/11/20207thTokyo (JPN)Copa Republica Argentina (Grade 2 Handicap) (3yo+) (Turf) 3yo+
19/07/202010thHakodate (JPN)Hakodate Kinen (Grade 3 Handicap) (3yo+) (Turf) 3yo+
05/07/20206thHakodate (JPN)Tomoe Sho (Conditions) (3yo+) (Turf) 3yo+
05/05/20181stTokyo (JPN)Metropolitan Stakes (Listed Race) (4yo+) (Turf) 4yo+
Best Approach (GB) New Approach (IRE) Galileo (IRE) Sadler's Wells (USA)
1981
1998 Urban Sea (USA)
1989
2005 Park Express (GB) Ahonoora (GB)
1975
1983 Matcher (CAN)
1966
2014 Sant Elena (GB) Efisio (GB) Formidable I (USA)
1975
1982 Eldoret (GB)
1976
2003 Argent Du Bois (USA) Silver Hawk (USA)
1979
1996 Wiener Wald (USA)
1992
Notably a half-brother to Group 1 winner Reckless Abandon; started career with maiden win at Tokyo; Group race placed at two and three-year-old; won his last two starts in 2018, which included a 1m4f Listed race at Hanshin; not quite so good since returning from a 792-day break in July 2020.