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Age
4
Foal date
05/04/2015
Gender
Gelding
Colour
Bay
Sire
Teofilo (IRE)
Dam
Waitress (USA)
Breeder
Godolphin
Official rating
118
Career earnings
$4,542,355.36
Cross Counter (GB) Teofilo (IRE) Galileo (IRE) Sadler's Wells (USA)
1981
1998 Urban Sea (USA)
1989
2004 Speirbhean (IRE) Danehill (USA)
1986
1998 Saviour (USA)
1987
2015 Waitress (USA) Kingmambo (USA) Mr Prospector (USA)
1970
1990 Miesque (USA)
1984
2008 Do The Honours (IRE) Highest Honor (FR)
1983
1998 Persian Secret (FR)
1993
Top-class performer; won first two starts in novice company; gelded and then creditable effort in defeat under a double penalty at Sandown in June; fourth in Royal Ascot's King George V Stakes Handicap before good winner back there in July; followed that up when landing the Group 3 Gordon Stakes at Goodwood; just edged out in the Group 2 Great Voltigeur but then a comfortable winner of the Melbourne Cup (Group 1 Handicap) in November; readily won Meydan's Group 2 2m Dubai Gold Cup in March and finished fourth in Royal Ascot's 2m4f Group 1 Gold Cup on soft in June; third in the Group 1 Goodwood Cup afterwards.