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Electrocutionist (USA)

Age
Deceased
Foal date
24/02/2001
Gender
Horse
Colour
Bay
Sire
Red Ransom (USA)
Dam
Elbaaha (GB)
Breeder
Compagnia Generale
Official rating
124
Career earnings
$5,557,691.04
Starts12Wins8Placed4
Electrocutionist (USA) Red Ransom (USA) Roberto (USA) Hail To Reason (USA)
1958
1969 Bramalea (USA)
1959
1987 Arabia (USA) Damascus (USA)
1964
1977 Christmas Wind (CAN)
1967
2001 Elbaaha (GB) Arazi (USA) Blushing Groom (FR)
1974
1989 Danseur Fabuleux (USA)
1982
1994 Gesedeh (GB) Ela-Mana-Mou (IRE)
1976
1983 Le Melody (GB)
1971
Outstanding son of Red Ransom; trained by Valfredo Valiani in Italy as a 3/4yo, finishing a nose second to Shirocco in the Group 1 Gran Premio del Jockey Club on final start at three; won his first start as a 4yo in Group 2 company during May, and enjoyed dual Group 1 success in the Gran Premio di Milano at San Siro (1m4f) and the Juddmonte International Stakes at York (1m2.5f) prior to finishing third in the Grade 1 Canadian International at Woodbine (1m4f) on his final start before joining Godolphin; returned as a 5yo with a 7l success in the Group 2 Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum Challenge over 1m2f on dirt at Nad Al Sheba, and then the Group 1 Dubai World Cup over the same C&D three weeks later; went on to be a close second to Ouija Board in the Group 1 Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot, and filled the same position behind Hurricane Run in the Group 1 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes back at Ascot in July; sadly, after showing abundant courage during his career, he died of a heart attack in September 2006