BY TONY BIN

Head of The 1987 Italian 4YO+ Free H. 15 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, £1,393,122, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Gran Premio di Milano, Gr.1-twice, Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, Rome Premio Presidente della Repubblica, Gr.1-twice, Milan Premio Federico Tesio, Gr.3, Rome Premio Ellington, Gr.3, Premio Rumon, L, Premio Villa Borghese, L, 2d Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Premio Roma, Gr.1, Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1-twice, 3d Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SWING BRIDGE (Rome Handicap d'Autunno, L). Out of a half-sister to the dam of DIBIDALE, CRACAVAL and Shellshock.

Champion Japan Sire in 1994, second in 1993, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, third in 1996, 1997.


Sire of 30 SW

JUNGLE POCKET (98c, Nureyev, Nodouble). 2001 Japan Horse of the Year. Japan Cup, Gr.1, Japan Derby, Jpn-1.
VEGA (90f, Northern Dancer, Tom Fool). 1993 Champion 3YO Filly in Japan. Japan One Thousand Guineas, Jpn-1, Japan Oaks, Jpn-1.
AIR GROOVE (93f, Northern Taste, Guersant). 1997 Japan Horse of the Year. Japan Oaks, Jpn-1, Tokyo Emperor's Cup (Autumn), Jpn-1, 2d Japan Cup, Gr.1-twice.
SAKURA CHITOSE O (90c, Northern Taste, Quadrangle). Tokyo Emperor's Cup (Autumn), Jpn-1, Nakayama Memorial, Jpn-2.
WINNING TICKET
(90c, Maruzensky, Tesco Boy). Japan Derby, Jpn-1, Kyoto St Leger Trial S., Jpn-2, Nakayama Hochi Hai Yayoi S., Jpn-2. TELEGNOSIS (99c, Northern Taste, Secretariat). Tokyo NHK Mile Cup, Jpn-1.
NORTH FLIGHT (90f, Hitting Away, Porterhouse). Kyoto Mile Championship S., Jpn-1, Tokyo Yasuda Memorial, Jpn-1.
LADY PASTEL (98f, Blushing Groom, Dr Fager). Japan Oaks, Jpn-1, Nakayama Himba S., Jpn-3, 3d Kyoto Shuka S., Jpn-1.
OFFSIDE TRAP
 (91c, Hospitality, Moutiers). Tokyo Emperor's Cup (Autumn), Jpn-1, Niigata Memorial, Jpn-3.
AIR THULE (97f, Lyphard, Royal Ski). Hanshin Fillies Special, Jpn-2, 2d Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1.
EMOCION (95c, Northern Taste, Big Spruce). Kyoto Memorial, Jpn-2.
MAQUEREAU (97c, Northern Dancer, Tom Fool). Kyoto Memorial, Jpn-2.
SAKURA VICTORIA (99f, Sakura Yutaka O, Maruzensky). Kawasaki Kanto Oaks, Jpn-3.
SIDEWINDER (98c, Afleet, Danzig). Kyoto Kimpai, Jpn-3, Kyoto Keihan Hai, Jpn-3.
AIR DUBLIN (91c, Nijinsky, Key to the Mint). TV Tokyo Hai Aoba S., Jpn-3, 2d Japan Derby, Jpn-1, 3d Japan St Leger, Jpn-1.
LORD PLATINUM
(96c, Seeking the Gold, Northern Dancer). Hakodate Memorial, Jpn-3, 2d Hanshin Sankei Osaka Cup, Jpn-2.
TOWA TREASURE
(97f, Clever Trick, Youth). Niigata Kinen, Jpn-3.
YUKI VIVACE (92f, Maruzensky, Bounteous). Hanshin Tulip S., Jpn-3, 2d Japan Oaks, Jpn-1.
LONG KAIUN (93c, Hard Ridden, Die Hard). Tokyo Tanabata S., Jpn-3.
MISUZU CHARDON (95c, Bravest Roman, Sedan). Kokura Grand Prix, Jpn-3, 2d Nakayama Nikkan Sports Sho Gold Cup, Jpn-3.

Website Design and Development by Digital Stream Ltd