Dark bay horse - 1m 70

Breeder : Shadai Farm


His half-brother Lohengrin is Sire of Logotype, winner of the 2013 Japanese 2000 Guineas (Satsuki Sho - Gr.1),
of the 2013 Spring Stakes (Gr.2), of the Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes (Gr.1) at 2 and also 5th of the Japanese Derby (Gr.1).







15 races, 4 wins, twice placed second, 5 times third. Won $ 535 860.

At 3
Maiden Race (2 300 m) at Tokyo, Allowance Race (2 000 m) at Hakodate
2nd Maiden Race (2 300 m) at Tokyo
3rd Maiden Race (2 000 m) at Hanshin

At 5
2nd Allowance Race (1 800 m - dirt) at Nakayama

At 6
Allowance Race (1 700 m - dirt) at Hakodate
3rd Shojiko Tokubetsu (2 000 m) at Tokyo, Allowance Race (1 800 m - dirt) at Kyoto
5th Tsugarukaikyo Tokubetsu (1 700 m - dirt) at Hakodate, Oriental Sho (2 000 m) at Tokyo
7th Arima Kinen (Gr.1 - 2 500 m) at Nakayama

At 7
Ryogoku Tokubetsu (1 800 m) at Nakayama
3rd Risshun Sho (1 800 m) at Tokyo, Murasaki Sho (1 800 m) at Tokyo


Sixth breeding season in France in 2014.






2019 -

Jumping races

Hinou des Hazards - 5th Prix Hopper (Gr.3), Christian de l'Hermite - Grand Steeple-Chase des 4 Ans de Cagnes-sur-Mer (L.)



2014 - Winners

Flat races

ANITA D'AIRY - Prix de la Chauvelais (E - 10 000 euros - 16 f), Saumur 23/3

Jumping races

ARGOLAS D'AIRY - Prix Al Capone II (h. - 32 000 euros - 17,5 f - 2nd trial), Pau 19/1 ; Prix de Maslacq (st. - 34 000 euros - 19,5 f), Pau 14/2
ATILAS D'AIRY - Prix Frederik Henry Prince (st. - 34 000 euros - 19,5 f), Pau 31/1



2013 - Winners

Flat races

ARGOLAS D'AIRY - Prix de Lacq (15 000 euros - 12 f sand), Pau 7/12

Jumping races

ATILAS D'AIRY - Prix Jean d'Ariste (h. - 34 000 euros - 17,5 f), Pau 7/12





Sunday Silence
dk.b. 1986 - 2002

dk.b. 1969

Hail To Reason

 Turn To (Royal Charger - Source Sucrée)
 Nothirdchance (Blue Swords - Galla Colors)


 Cosmic Bomb (Pharamond - Banish Fear)
 Almahmoud (Mahmoud - Arbitrator)

Wishing Well
br. 1975


 Promised Land (Palestinian - Mahmoudess)
 Pretty Ways (Stymie - Pretty Jo)

Mountain Flower

 Montparnasse (Gulf Stream - Mignon)
 Edelweiss (Hillary - Dowager)

b. 1992

Garde Royale
br. 1980

Mill Reef

 Never Bend (Nasrullah - Lalun)
 Milan Mill (Princequillo - Virginia Water)

Royal Way

 Sicambre (Prince Bio - Sif)
 Right Away (Right Royal - Polamia)

b. 1982


 Marino (Worden - Buena Vista)
 Coraline (Fine Top - Copelina)

Darling Dale
b. 1976

 Tyrant (Bold Ruler - Anadem)
 Treat (High Treason - Comfort)






Thoroughbreds : 1 500 euros H.T. (Live Foal)
AQPS : 1 200 euros H.T. (Live Foal)


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By SUNDAY SILENCE (1986 - 2002).

Horse of the year in the U.S., 14 races, 9 wins, 2 to 4, Kentucky Derby (Gr.1), Preakness St. (Gr.1), Breeder's Cup Classic (Gr.1)), Californian St. (Gr.1), Super Derby (Gr.1), Santa Anita Derby (Gr.1), San Felipe Hdp. (Gr.2), 2nd Belmont St. (Gr.1), Hollywood Gold Cup (Gr.1), Swaps St. (Gr.2), $ 4 968 554.

Leading Sire 13 times in Japan, from 1995 to 2007. Sire of 171 stakes winners (48 Gr.1 winners), more than $ 700 000 000 in progeny earnings.
Particularly Sire of Deep Impact (Satsuki Sho-Japanese 2000 Guineas, Tokyo Yushun-Japanese Derby, Kikuka Sho-Japanese St. Leger, Tenno Sho *spring, Takarazuka Kinen, Japan Cup, Arima Kinen, 3rd Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe), Special Week (Tokyo Yushun-Japanese Derby, Tenno Sho *spring, Tenno Sho *autumn, Japan Cup), Zenno Rob Roy (Tenno Sho *autumn, Japan Cup, Arima Kinen, 2nd International Stakes - York), Heart's Cry (Arima Kinen, Dubai Sheema Classic, 3rd King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes), Matsurida Gogh (Arima Kinen, Nikkei Sho 08, Sankei Sho All Comers 08), Dance Partner (champion 3-y-o filly, champion older mare in Japan, US$ 5 973 652, Yushun Himba-Japanese Oaks, Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup), Marvelous Sunday (champion older horse in Japan, $5 305 340, Takarazuka Kinen), To The Victory (champion older mare in Japan, $ 5 303 281, Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup), Air Shakar (champion 3-y-o colt in Japan, $4 943 099, Kikuka Sho-Japanese St. Leger), Bubble Gum Fellow (champion 2-y-o colt in Japan, $ 4 887 021, Asahi Hai Sansai Stakes, Tenno Sho *autumn), Neo Universe (Tokyo Yushun-Japanese Derby, Satsuki Sho-Japanese 2 000 Guineas), Tayasu Tsuyoshi (Japanese Derby), Admire Vega (Japanese Derby), Agnes Flight (Japanese Derby), Agnes Tachyon (Japanese 2 000 Guineas), Manhattan Café (champion older horse, $ 4 164 517, Tenno Sho *spring, Arima Kinen, Japanese St. Leger), Stinger (champion 2-y-o filly, $ 3 467 289), Dance In The Dark (champion 3-y-o colt in Japan, $3 459 758, Kikuka Sho-Japanese St. Leger), Diamond Biko (champion older mare, $ 2 742 948), Cheers Grace (Champion 3-y-o filly, $ 2 144 121, Japanese 1 000 Guineas), Fuji Kiseki (champion 2-y-o colt, Asahi Hai Sansai Stakes), Peace of World (champion 2-y-o filly), Mejiro Bailey (champion 2-y-o colt, Asahi Hai Sansai Stakes), Stay Gold (Hong Kong Vase), Sunday Joy (Australian Oaks), Genuine (Satsuki Sho-Japanese 2 000 Guineas, Mile Championship), Daiwa Major (Japanese 2 000 Guineas, Tenno Sho *autumn, Mile Championship, Yasuda Kinen, 3rd Arima Kinen 06 - 07, Dubai Duty Free), Ishino Sunday (Japanese 2 000 Guineas), Still In Love (Japanese Oaks, Japanese 1 000 Guineas, Shuka Sho), Daiwa El Cielo (Japanese Oaks), Dance In The Mood (Japanese 1 000 Guineas, Victoria Mile), Durandal (Sprinters Stakes, Mile Championship - twice), Hat Trick (Mile Championship, Hong Kong Mile), Believe (Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Sprinters Stakes), Admire Max (Takamatsunomiya Kinen), Orewa Matteruze (Takamatsunomiya Kinen), Suzuka Phoenix (Takamatsunomiya Kinen), Silence Suzuka (Takarazuka Kinen), Admire Groove (Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup - twice), Fusaichi Pandora (Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup), Suzuka Mambo (Tenno Sho *spring), Heavenly Romance (Tenno Sho *autumn), Gold Allure (February Stakes, Tokyo Daishoten, Japan Dirt Derby, Derby Grand Prix), Shonan Peintre (Hanshin Juvenile Fillies), Air Messiah (Shuka Sho), Air Shady (3rd Arima Kinen 08 - 09), Higher Game, Lincoln, Swift Current, Tosen Shana O, Admire Main, Rosenkreuz, Agnes Kamikaze, Born King, Divine Light, Great Journey,
Legolas, Millennium Bio, Samson Happy, Silent Hunter... Win Marvelous, champion jumper ... ; in Europe, Sunday Picnic (Prix Cléopâtre), Layman (Prix de Cabourg, Sovereign Stakes, 2nd Prix Morny, 3rd Prix Jean-Luc Lagardère - ex Grand Critérium), Sundrop (2nd Fillies' Mile, 1 000 Guineas Stakes), Silent Name (Prix de Saint-Patrick, de Tourgeville, 3rd Prix du Pin, 4th Prix de la Forêt ; in the USA, Arcadia Hdp. - Gr.2, Commonwealth Breeders' Cup - Gr.2, 3rd Eddie Read Hdp., 6th Breeders' Cup Mile), Wild Sunday...


A remarkable sire of sires with seven sons in the top 10 in Japan in 2012!

1st dam
CARLING, 6 wins from 2 to 4 in France, Prix de Diane (Gr.1), Vermeille (Gr.1), des Réservoirs (Gr.3), Gontaut-Biron (Gr.3), 2nd Poule d'Essai des Pouliches (Gr.1), Prix d'Harcourt (Gr.2), La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte (Gr.3), 3rd E.P. Taylor St. (Gr.2), Prix de la Grotte (Gr.3), $708 631. Dam of 6 winners :
- LOHENGRIN (Singspiel), 10 wins from 2 to 8 in Japan, Nakayama Kinen (Gr.2 - twice), Yomiuri Milers Cup (Gr.2 - twice), 2nd Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (Gr.1), Mainichi Okan (Gr.2), Yomiuri Milers Cup (Gr.2), Tokyo Shimbun Hai, 3rd Hong Kong Mile (Gr.1), Takarazuka Kinen (Gr.1), Yasuda Kinen (Gr.1), Mainichi Okan (Gr.2), Nakayama Kinen (Gr.2), Sapporo Kinen (Gr.2), $ 4 969 806. Sire in Japan.
- Brave Heart (c. Sunday Silence), 5 wins from 2 to 6 in Japan, 2nd Diamond St. (L.), 3rd Tokyo Hai Aoba Sho, $ 901 207
- Libertas (c. Deep Impact), 3 wins, Senryo Sho, Wakagoma Stakes, 3rd Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes (Gr.1)
- EXTRA END (Deep Impact), Sho Kimpai (Gr.3) at Kyoto (14), 3rd Kyoto Shimbun Hai (Gr.2) (12)

2nd dam
Corraleja. Dam of 3 winners :
  - CARLING - see above
- LAURIELLE, 2 wins at 2 in France, 143 843 FF. Dam of 2 winners :
    - LAURY ROYALE, 6 wins from 3 to 6 in France, 120 341 euros
- LAUDELY, 3 wins at 2 in France, 236 006 FF
  - GARLING (Garde Royale), winner at 2 and 4 in France. Dam of :
    - Garlinote (Poliglote), winner at 2 in France, 2nd Prix Chloé (Gr.3), 2nd dead heat Prix de Condé (Gr.3), 5th Poule d'Essai des Pouliches (Gr.1), Prix Eugène Adam (Gr.2). Dam of GARLIN BLUES, 11 wins from 3 to 8, Finale du Galop Tour Inter-Régional at Longchamp, Prix Raymond Roux-Meulien, Steiner Pons, André Rivière, Docteur Dugoujon, Grand Handicap de Lyon at Lyon-Parilly, Prix de Procé at Nantes, des Amateurs at Compiègne, Edouard Pouret at Argentan, Abeth Mussat at Le Pin-au-Haras, de Roye at Amiens (16) ; GARLINGARI, Prix d'Harcourt (Gr.2) (16), Dollar (Gr.2) (17) at Chantilly, Exbury (Gr.3) at Saint-Cloud (16), La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte (Gr.3) at Maisons-Laffitte (17), Grand Prix du Nord (L.) at Le Croisé-Laroche (14), Prix du Grand Camp (L.) at Lyon-Parilly (15), Grand Prix du Département des Alpes-Maritimes (L.) (18), Prix de Longchamp at Cagnes-sur-Mer (14), de Beaumesnil, Diatome at Maisons-Laffitte (14), 2nd Grand Prix de Chantilly (Gr.2) (16), La Coupe (Gr.3) (17) at Chantilly, Grand Prix de Vichy (Gr.3) (17), Prix Gontaut-Biron (Gr.3) at Deauville (17), Derby du Midi (L.) at Bordeaux-Le Bouscat (14), Prix Max Sicard (L.) at Toulouse (15), Le Fabuleux (L.) at Maisons-Laffitte (14), Grand Prix du Département des Alpes-Maritimes (L.) (16), de l'Ile de Port-Cros (14), Albert Taton (15), Robert Villeneuve-Bargemon (16), William-Alexandre Ruinat (16) at Cagnes-sur-Mer, Comrade at Saint-Cloud (14), de Bellouet at Deauville (14), Grand Prix du Mans at Le Mans (15), 3rd Prix Ganay (Gr.1) (16), Rheingold (14) at Saint-Cloud, Gontaut-Biron (Gr.3) at Deauville (16), Gay Mécène at Maisons-Laffitte (14), des Chèvrefeuilles at Cagnes-sur-Mer (14), du Castelet at Toulouse (15), 4th Prix du Conseil de Paris (Gr.2) at Longchamp (14), Grand Prix de Deauville (Gr.2) (16), Grand Prix de Vichy (Gr.3) (16), Grand Prix du Conseil Général des Alpes-Maritimes (L.) at Cagnes-sur-Mer (15), 5th Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (Gr.1) (16), Grand Prix de Deauville (Gr.2) (17), Prix Exbury (Gr.3) at Saint-Cloud (15), Grand Prix de Clairefontaine (L.) at Deauville (14), Grand Prix de la Ville de Craon (L.) at Craon (14) ; GUNGA DIN, Prix de Croix at Le Croisé-Laroche (17), 2nd Prix de Saint-Pair-du-Mont at Maisons-Laffitte (15), du Bocage virois at Deauville (15), 3rd Prix du Manoir at Saint-Cloud (15), du Parc Borély at Lyon-Parilly (15).
  - Coral Bird, unraced. Dam of 2 winners :
    - CORALHASI (g. Kahyasi), Prix Léon Olry-Roederer (Gr.2), de Compiègne (Gr.3) at Auteuil, d'Avignon at Enghien (13), 2nd Grand Prix d'Automne (Gr.1), Prix Paiute at Auteuil, 3rd Grand Prix d'Automne (Gr.1), Prix Juigné (Gr.3) at Auteuil, Jean-Yves Beaurain at Cagnes-sur-Mer (12), 4th Prix Hypothèse (Gr.3), Hunorisk

3rd dam
DARLING DALE (Tyrant), 3 wins in France. Dam of :
  - DARLING LOU (Lou Piguet), 2 wins in France and Spain. Brood mare.

4th dam
TREAT, 1 win in Ireland. Dam of 3 winners :
  - LITTLE BORI, winner at 2 in England
- Currant Tea, unraced. Dam of 3 winners :
    - CURRENT BAY, 4 wins in France and Italy, Premio Royal Mares (Gr.3). Dam of :
      - Katzakeena, 3 wins in England, 3rd Hopeful St. (L.). Brood mare.
- Lac Aux Dames, winner at 2 in France, 2nd Grand Critérium de Bordeaux (L.). Dam of 6 winners.
    - IBN CHAI, 14 wins in GB and Barbada, Da Costas St. (L.). Sire. 
  - TANTREAT, 2 wins in Italy. Dam of a winner.

5th dam
Comfort, 1 win, 4th National Produce St. (Gr.3). Dam of 2 winners :
  - TREAT - see above
- Colloquy. Dam of 5 winners :
    - TAKAWIN, 4 wins in England, Acorn St. (L.), 3rd Molecomb St. (Gr.3), Queen Mary St. (Gr.3). Dam of 6 winners :
      - Welshwyn, 3 wins in GB, 2nd Cheveley Park St. (Gr.1), Flying Childers St. (Gr.2), Queen Mary St. (Gr.2), King George St. (Gr.3), Salisbury 1000 Guineas Trial (Gr.3), 3rd Prix de Meautry (Gr.3), 4th Cork & Orrery St. (Gr.3). Dam of 3 winners.
- WELWYN, 5 wins in England. Dam of 3 winners :
        - WELSH MIST, 4 wins, Black Duck St. (L.)
      - Feslang. Dam of 2 winners :
        - Golden Bold, 5 wins in Italy, 2nd Criterium Femminile (L.) 
    - Ajmal Hom, 2nd Prix Yacowlef (L.)
  - OUR COCO, 2 wins in England
- Odearest, unraced. Dam of winners.



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