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Aesop's Fables (USA)

Age
Deceased
Foal date
30/04/2009
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Bay
Sire
Distorted Humor (USA)
Dam
Abhisheka (IRE)
Breeder
Darley
Official rating
106
Career earnings
$496,678.58
Aesop's Fables (USA) Distorted Humor (USA) Forty Niner (USA) Mr Prospector (USA)
1970
1985 File (USA)
1976
1993 Danzig's Beauty (USA) Danzig (USA)
1977
1987 Sweetest Chant (USA)
1978
2009 Abhisheka (IRE) Sadler's Wells (USA) Northern Dancer (CAN)
1961
1981 Fairy Bridge (USA)
1975
2003 Snow Bride (USA) Blushing Groom (FR)
1974
1986 Awaasif (CAN)
1979
Progressed as a 2yo for Andre Fabre; landing conditions event at Chantilly and finishing runner-up in Listed event at Longchamp; third on 3yo reappearance in a conditions race at Maisons-Laffitte and also third in the Group 3 Prix du Palais-Royal at Longchamp, before gaining a deserved Group 1 success in the Prix Jean Prat at Chantilly; good effort when runner-up in the Group 2 Prix Guillaume d'Ornano at Deauville when stepped up in trip, and promising fourth in the Group 2 Al Rashidiya on his debut for Saeed bin Suroor in January 2013; well beaten when switched to the Tapeta for the Group 3 Burj Nahaar next time, though, and finished last in the Dubai Duty Free on World Cup night when visored for the first time; tried in cheekpieces, seventh in the Group 2 Summer Mile at Ascot in July 2013, but decent third when dropped to Listed class at Pontefract later in the month, before disappointing when failing to settle in a Group 2 at Goodwood; again didn't settle in a first-time hood when finishing last of seven in a Listed race at Sandown in September; stays 1m2f; acts on good and softer ground.