DENON (Usa)

bay horse
1998

Breeder : Flaxman Holdings Ltd

 

 

 

 

 

RACE RECORD


22 races, 6 wins, placed 7 times. Won $ 1 744 025. Winner of 4 groups I from 1 600 m to 2 400 m.

At 2
2nd Prix Thomas Bryon (Gr.3)

At 3
Hollywood Derby (Gr.1), Prix de Fontainebleau (Gr.3), 3rd Poule d'Essai des Poulains (Gr.1), Prix Jean Prat (Gr.1)

At 4
Turf Classic (Gr.1), Charles Whittingham Handicap (Gr.1), 2nd Sword Dancer Invitational Handicap (Gr.1), United Nations Handicap (Gr.1),

At 5
Manhattan Hdp. (Gr.1 ), 2nd Jim Murray Memorial Hdp., 3rd Man O'War Stakes (Gr.1
)

 

 

 

 

PRODUCE RECORD

 

Main winners

KEEP CONTROL - Hill Smith Stakes (L.)
Grison - 2nd Premio Tagliabue (Gr.3)
Adragon - 2nd Premio Eupili (L.), Premio Merano (L.)
Il Fenomeno - 5 wins in flat races in Italy, 2nd Premio Duca d'Aosta (L.) ; 3 wins in jumping races in Ireland
Red Kimi - 3rd Premio Toscana (L.)
GASQUET, 6 wins - MRS NERVI, 5 wins - PURE GOLD, 5 wins - FIGLIO DELLA LUNA, 5 wins - LINED, 5 wins - BUONDEN, 4 wins - ALEXANDER, 3 wins - ROCCA BORROMEA, 3 wins - EL AIOUN, 3 wins - FANNON BLUE, 3 wins - FIORI CHIARI, 2 wins
MAGARI, 4 wins, 4th Prix Maurice Caillault (L.) (16)

 

 

 

 

PEDIGREE

PLEASANT COLONY
b. 1978

 His Majesty
b. 1968

 Ribot

 Tenerani (Bellini - Tofanella)
 Romanella (El Greco - Barbara Burrini)

 Flower Bowl

 Alibhai (Hypérion - Teresina)
 Flower Bed (Beau Père - Boudoir)

 Sun Colony
b. 1968

 Sunrise Flight

 Double Jay (Balladier - Broomshot)
 Misty Morn (Princequillo - Grey Flight)

 Colonia

 Cockrullah (Nasrullah - Summerleaze)
 Nalga (Guatan - Nagoya)

 AVIANCE
ch. 1982

 Northfields
ch. 1968

 Northern Dancer

 Nearctic (Nearco - Lady Angela)
 Natalma (Native Dancer - Almahmoud)

 Little Hut

 Occupy (Bull Dog - Miss Bunting)
 Savage Beauty (Challenger - Khara)

 Minnie Hauk
b. 1975

 Sir Ivor

 Sir Gaylord (Turn To - Somethingroyal)
 Attica (Mr. Trouble - Athenia)

 Best In Show
ch. 1965

 Traffic Judge (Alibhai - Traffic Court)
 Stolen Hour (Mr. Busher - Late Date)

 

 

By PLEASANT COLONY. Kentucky Derby (Gr.1), Preakness Stakes (Gr.1), Wood Memorial Stakes (Gr.1), Woodward Stakes (Gr.1), Remsen Stakes (Gr.1), 2nd Travers Stakes (Gr.1), Fountain of Youth Stakes (Gr.3), 3rd Belmont Stakes (Gr.1)
 

 

Produce record
73 SWS

Sire of 15 group I winners, particularly PLEASANTLY PERFECT (Dubai World Cup, Breeders' Cup Classic), PLEASANT TAP (Jockey Club Gold Cup, 2nd Breeders' Cup Classic, Sire of PREMIUM TAP, Woodward Stakes, DAVID JUNIOR, Dubai Duty Free, TAP DANCE CITY, Japan Cup, TIAGO, Santa Anita Derby), DENON, ST JOVITE (Irish Derby), PLEASANT STAGE (Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies), BEHRENS (Gulfstream Park Hdp.), COLONIAL AFFAIR (Belmont Stakes, Jockey Club Gold Cup, Whitney Hdp.)

 

1st dam
AVIANCE, 2 wins, Phoenix St. (Gr.1). Dam of 10 winners :
  - DENON
- CHIMES OF FREEDOM (Private Account), 6 wins, Coronation St. (Gr.1), Moyglare Stud Stakes (Gr.1), Cherry Hinton St. (Gr.3), 3rd Cheveley Park St. (Gr.1). Dam of :
    - GOOD JOURNEY, 7 wins, Atto Mile St. (Gr.1), Citation Hdp. (Gr.2 - twice), 3rd Breeders' Cup Mile (Gr.1), $ 1 722 965
- ALDEBARAN, 8 wins, Forego Hdp. (Gr.1), Metropolitan Hdp. (Gr.1), San Carlos Hdp. (Gr.1), Churchill Downs Hdp. (Gr.2), Tom Fool Hdp. (Gr.2), 2nd Vosburgh St. (Gr.1), Carter Hdp. (Gr.1), Forego Hdp. (Gr.1), Metropolitan Hdp. (Gr.1), Cigar Mile Hdp. (Gr.1), $ 1 739 186. Sire.
 
- SEA OF SHOWERS, 4 wins, Jenny Wiley St. (Gr.3), 3rd Prix de Sandringham (Gr.2), $ 161 449
- TOMISUE'S INDY, 6 wins, Quick Reward St. (L.), $ 199 703
  - IMPERFECT CIRCLE (Riverman), 2 wins, Firth of Clyde St. (L.), 2nd Cheveley Park St. (Gr.1). Dam of : 
    - SPINNING WORLD, 8 wins, Irish 2000 Guineas (Gr.1), Breeders' Cup Mile (Gr.1), Prix Jacques le Marois (Gr.1 - twice), du Moulin de Longchamp (Gr.1), du Muguet (Gr.2), Saint-Roman (Gr.3), de Villebon, 2nd Breeders' Cup Mile (Gr.1), Poule d'Essai des Poulains (Gr.1), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (Gr.1). Sire. 
- Rangoon Ruby, 1 win, 3rd Prix de Ris-Orangis (Gr.3), Imprudence (L.). Dam of Sagara, 2nd Prix Greffulhe, Niel (Gr.2), 3rd Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (Gr.1), Grand Prix de Paris (Gr.1).
- VISIONS OF CLARITY, 2 wins, Prix de Bagatelle (L.). Dam of PATHFORK, National St. (Gr.1), Futurity St. (Gr.2).
  - Piquetnol (Private Account), 1 win, 2nd Critérium des Pouliches (Gr.1), 3rd Prix de Cabourg (Gr.3). Dam of :
    - DIETRICH, 3 wins, Ballyogan St. (Gr.3), King George St. (Gr.3). Dam of BEAUTY BRIGHT, Renaissance St. (Gr.3), 3rd Lowther St. (Gr.2)
  - Remote Romance (Irish River). Dam of : 
    - SADDEX, 7 wins, Premio Presidente della Repubblica (Gr.1), Rheinland-Pokal (Gr.1), Grand Prix de Chantilly (Gr.2), Gerling Preis (Gr.2), 2nd Prix Ganay (Gr.1), 3rd Grosser Preis von Baden (Gr.1), 4th Deustches Derby (Gr.1). Sire. 

2nd dam
Minnie Hauk (Sir Ivor), 2 wins, 2nd Cornelscourt St. (L.). Dam of :
  - AVIANCE
- CHIEF CONTENDER, 4 wins, Prix du Cadran (Gr.1), Derby de l'Ouest (L.), 2nd Gordon St. (Gr.2), 3rd Prix Kergorlay (Gr.2), de Lutèce (Gr.3), Gladiateur (Gr.3)

3rd dam
BEST IN SHOW, 5 wins, Comely St. (Gr.3). Dam of 9 winners :
 
  - GIELGUD (Sir Ivor), 1 win, Champagne St. (Gr.2), 3rd Royal Lodge St. (Gr.2)
- MALINOWSKI (Sir Ivor), 2 wins, Craven St. (Gr.3), 2nd Dewhurst St. (Gr.1)
- BLUSH WITH PRIDE (Blushing Groom), 6 wins, Kentucky Oaks (Gr.1),
 Santa Susana St. (Gr.1), Ashland St. (Gr.2), 2nd Spinster (Gr.1). Dam of :
    - SMOLENSK, 3 wins, Prix d'Astarté (Gr.2), de Sandringham (Gr.3)
- BETTER THAN HONOUR, 2 wins, Demoiselle St. (Gr.2), 2nd Acorn St. (Gr.1), Comely St. (Gr.3), 3rd Mother Goose St. (Gr.1). Dam of :
  
      - RAGS TO RICHES, 5 wins, Belmont St. (Gr.1), Kentucky Oaks (Gr.1)
- JAZIL, 2 wins, Belmont St. (Gr.1), 2nd Wood Memorial St. (Gr.1). Sire.
- CASINO DRIVE, Peter Pan St. (Gr.2), maiden race at Kyoto, 2nd February St. (Gr.1) at Tokyo
 
    - TURNBERRY ISLE, 3 wins, Beresford St. (Gr.3), 2nd Royal Lodge St. (Gr.2)
- Maryinsky, 2nd Fillies' Mile (Gr.1). Dam of :
      - THEWAYYOUARE, 4 wins, Critérium International (Gr.1), Prix Thomas Bryon (Gr.3), Critérium de Lyon (L.)
- PEEPING FAWN, 5 wins, Irish Oaks (Gr.1), Yorkshire Oaks (Gr.), Nassau St. (Gr.1), 2nd Oaks St. (Gr.1) , 3rd Irish 1000 Guineas (Gr.1)
  - MONROE (Sir Ivor), 3 wins, Ballyogan St. (Gr.3), 2nd Phoenix St. (Gr.1). Dam of :
    - XAAR, 5 wins, Dewhurst St. (Gr.1), Prix de la Salamandre (Gr.1), de Cabourg (Gr.3), Craven St. (Gr.3), 2nd Prix Morny (Gr.1), Eclipse St. (Gr.1), Guillaume d'Ornano (Gr.2), 3rd Irish Champion St. (Gr.1), Prince of Wales's St. (Gr.2), 4th 2000 Guineas (Gr.1). Sire.
- DIESE, 4 wins, Prix Corrida (Gr.3), Rose de Mai (L.), 3rd La Coupe (Gr.3)
 
  - Star of Bagdad (Bagdad), 1 win, 2nd Princess Margaret St. (L.). Dam of winners.
- Sex Appeal (Buckpasser), unraced. Dam of 7 winners :
 
    - EL GRAN SENOR (Northern Dancer), 7 wins, Irish Derby (Gr.1), Dewhurst St. (Gr.1), 2000 Guineas (Gr.1), National St. (Gr.2). Sire.
- TRY MY BEST (Northern Dancer), 4 wins, Dewhurst St. (Gr.1), Larkspur St. (Gr.3), Vauxhall Trial St. (Gr.3). Sire in Japan.
- SOLAR (Halo), 3 wins, Railway St. (Gr.3), Park St. (Gr.3). Dam of winners.
- Compliance (Northern Dancer), 3rd Ballycorus St. (L.). Sire.
- Carillon Miss (The Minstrel), unraced. Dam of 10 winners :
      - BLU AIR FORCE, 8 wins, Prix du Palais Royal (Gr.3), $ 390 573. Sire.
- BLU CARILLON, 17 wins, Premio Umbria (Gr.3), Bersaglio (L.).
- TRY MY SEGNOR, 3 wins, Criterium di Roma (L.), 3rd Premio Passi (Gr.3)
- BLU AIR GUN, 2 wins, Premio Alberto Giubilo (Gr.3)
 
    - GOLDEN ORIOLE (Northern Dancer), 1 win. Dam of 6 winners :
      - CASTLE GANDOLFO, 3 wins, Beresford St. (Gr.3), 2nd Racing Post Trophy (Gr.1), Critérium de Saint-Cloud 2001 (Gr.1)
    - Bella Senora (Northern Dancer), placed. Dam of 4 winners :
      - D'ARROS, 3 wins, La Coupe (Gr.3), Grand Prix de Marseille (L.), 2nd H.P. Russel Hdp. (L.), 3rd Prix Jacques Laffitte (L.), 4th Oak Tree Hdp. (Gr.1), 157 644 euros
- NAPOLI, 4 wins, Prix Casimir Delamarre (L.), de la Pépinière (L.), Grand Prix de La Teste (L.), 3rd Prix Minerve (Gr.3), 84 214 euros. Dam of :
        - DOMEDRIVER, 6 wins, Breeders' Cup Mile (Gr.1), Prix Daniel Wildenstein (Gr.2), du Chemin de Fer du Nord (Gr.3), Isonomy (L.), de Tourgeville (L.), 2nd Prix Jacques le Marois (Gr.1 - twice), du Muguet (Gr.2), de la Jonchère (Gr.3), Messidor (Gr.3), 3rd Prix Quincey (Gr.3), Djebel (L.), 4th Lockinge St. (Gr.1), 1 022 963 euros. Sire.
- TAU CETI, 5 wins, Prix du Prince d'Orange (Gr.3), 157 837 euros
- FOREST RAIN, 2 wins in France. Dam of FREEDONIA, 3 wins, Prix de Pomone (Gr.2), 2nd Turf Classic (Gr.1), 4th Prix Vermeille (Gr.1), 217 950 euros.
- Speartooth, Prix Caracalla at Saint-Cloud, 2nd Prix Général de Saint-Didier at Saint-Cloud (11), Sassafras at Maisons-Laffitte (11), 3rd Prix Pelléas (L.) at Compiègne
- Neutrina. Dam of THREE GEMS, 1 win, Prix de la Belette at Compiègne (11), 5th Prix du Calvados (Gr.3) at Deauville (11).
      - Olympic Majesty, 4 wins, 2nd Gallinule St. (Gr.2), $ 96 663
- METAPHYSIQUE, 2 wins. Dam of 4 winners :
 
        - SERGEANT YORK, 3 wins, Bet Direct Winter Derby (Gr.3), $ 82 298 
      - Winning Appeal, placed in England. Dam of : 
        - Captivating, placed in England. Dam of 4 winners, particularly IM SPARTACUS, 9 wins, Gallinule St. (Gr.3), 2nd Dee St. (Gr.3), £ 120 105.
    - Russian Ballet (Nijinsky), placed in Ireland. Dam of 8 winners :  
      - DR JOHNSON, 4 wins, Silver St. (L.), Ballycullen St. (L.), 2nd Irish Derby (Gr.1)
    - Lotta Lace (Nureyev). unraced. Dam of 5 winners :
      - FUSAICHI PANDORA 4 wins in Japan, Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup (Gr.1), Sapporo Kinen (Gr.2), 2nd Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup (Gr.1), Japanese Oaks (Gr.1), Empress Hai, Flower Cup, 3rd Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (Gr.1), Shuka Sho (Gr.1), Sho Rose 
  - Show Lady (Sir Ivor), unraced. Dam of :
    - DANCING SHOW, 1 win. Dam of :
      - UMATILLA, 7 wins, Karrakatta Plate (Gr.1), 2nd Blue Diamond St. (Gr.1), Lightning St. (Gr.1). Sire.
- HURRICANE SKY, 6 wins, Blue Diamond St. (Gr.1)
- SHANTHAS CHOICE, 1 win. Dam of :
        - REDOUTE'S CHOICE, 5 wins, Caulfield Guineas (Gr.1), Blue Diamond St. (Gr.1), C.F. Orr St. (Gr.1), Manikato St. (Gr.1), 2nd Australia St. (Gr.1), 3rd Vic Health Cup (Gr.1), Futurity St. (Gr.1). Sire.
- PLATINUM SCISSORS, 5 wins, Spring Champion St. (Gr.1), 2nd Doomben Cup (Gr.1)
- MANHATTAN RAIN, 2 wins. Sire.
      - SHOW DANCING, 2 wins. Dam of :  
        - AL MAHER, 5 wins, Australian Guineas (Gr.1). Sire. 

 

Best in Show is also - via Sex Appeal - the fourth dam of BAHAMIAN PIRATE, Nunthorpe St. (Gr.1) and the fifth dam of CHINCHON, United Nations St. (Gr.1)

 

 


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