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Barney Roy (GB)

Age
5
Foal date
29/01/2014
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Bay
Sire
Excelebration (IRE)
Dam
Alina (IRE)
Breeder
Eliza Park International Pty Ltd
Official rating
115
Career earnings
$763,790.00
Barney Roy (GB) Excelebration (IRE) Exceed And Excel (AUS) Danehill (USA)
1986
2000 Patrona (USA)
1994
2008 Sun Shower (IRE) Indian Ridge (IRE)
1985
2001 Miss Kemble (GB)
1994
2014 Alina (IRE) Galileo (IRE) Sadler's Wells (USA)
1981
1998 Urban Sea (USA)
1989
2010 Cheyenne Star (IRE) Mujahid (USA)
1996
2003 Charita (IRE)
1994
Group performer; won a Haydock maiden on his debut in September 2016 and was subsequently purchased by Godolphin; followed up in the Group 3 Greenham Stakes at Newbury in April 2017 before a fine second to Churchill in the 2000 Guineas; gained a deserved first Group 1 success when decisive winner of the St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot; just missed out when held by Ulysses in the Eclipse upped to 1m2f at Sandown; third to old rival Ulysses in the Juddmonte International at York in August; down the field on soft in Group 1 Champion Stakes back at Ascot in October; retired to Dalham Hall Stud but had fertility problems and returned to racing in May 2019, finishing second in a Listed race at Ascot before winnng the Listed Prix de Montretout at Longchamp; not so good when eighth in Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.