Duke of Marmalade(IRE)

BY DANEHILL - LOVE ME TRUE

R 80,000

(REFUNDABLE NOM R20,000, LIVE FOAL R60,000)

About

European Champion Older Horse of 2008, Duke Of Marmalade, is a 5 time Group 1 winning son of the late Champion Sire, Danehill, out of the Group placed Love Me True.

Group placed at both 2 and 3 years of age in the very best of company, including 2nd to European Champion Dylan Thomas in the Irish Champion Stakes (Gr.1), Duke Of Marmalade would go on to record 5 consecutive Group 1 victories culminating in the defeat of European Champion 3-year-old New Approach in the Juddmonte International Stakes (Gr.1).

Timeform would rate Duke Of Marmalade at 132lbs after his 4-year-old season. Duke Of Marmalade was named European Champion 2nd Crop sire by Stakes winners in 2013 and he is currently the leading 3rd crop sire in the Northern Hemisphere by stakes winners.

The past year saw Duke Of Marmalade’s progeny claim 4 European Classic’s through his progeny Simple Verse- Cartier Champion Stayer (Qipco British Champion Fillies and Mares Stakes Gr.1 and St Leger Gr.1), Star Of Seville (Prix de Diane, Gr.1), Nutan (German Derby, Gr.1) and Sound Of Freedom (Italian 1000 Guineas, Gr.3).

CONFORMATION

5X5 Pedigree

PEDIGREE

RACE RECORD

age runs 1ST PRIZE 2ND PRIZE 3RD PRIZE Earnings
2 YEARS OLD 3 1 2 € 26,633
3 YEARS OLD 6 2 1 € 262,004
4 YEARS OLD 7 5 € 1,121,121
Totals 16 6 4 1 € 1,409,758
timeline position race Earnings
30/06/2006 1st of 14

Curragh Kildare Village 2YO Maiden S., Supposition was 2nd and Ferneley 3rd.

€ 13,021
27/04/2008 1st of 6

Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1, Saddex was 2nd and Sageburg 3rd.

€ 171,420
25/05/2008 1st of 6

Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1, Finsceal Beo was 2nd and Red Rock Canyon 3rd.

€ 185,985
18/06/2008 1st of 12

Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.1, Phoenix Tower was 2nd and Pipedreamer 3rd.

€ 212,887
26/07/2008 1st of 8

Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Papal Bull was 2nd and Youmzain 3rd.

€ 482,545
23/08/2008 1st of 9

Newmarket International S., Gr.1, Phoenix Tower was 2nd and New Approach 3rd.

€ 141,925

LEADING PROGENY

Name Year Sex Damsire Result
SIMPLE VERSE 2012 f Sadler's Wells Gr.1
BIG ORANGE 2011 g Fasliyev Gr.1
SOUND OF FREEDOM 2012 f Invincible Spirit Gr.1
STAR OF SEVILLE 2012 f Selkirk Gr.1
NUTAN 2012 c Peintre Celebre Gr.1
TRAFFIC JAM 2013 f Sadler's Wells Gr.2
CAN'THELPBELIEVING 2011 g Soviet Star Gr.2
MARMELO 2013 c In The Wings Gr.2
BIG MEMORY 2010 g Nebos Gr.2
VENUS DE MILO 2010 f Galileo Gr.3
QUADUNA 2010 f Monsun Gr.3
WANNABE BETTER 2010 f Shirley Heights Gr.3
SO MANY SHOTS 2011 f Lando Gr.3
MING ZHI COSMOS 2011 f Ganges Gr.3
MOOFEED 2010 c Encosta De Lago Gr.3
LADY CUMQUAT 2010 f Zabeel Gr.3
HALL OF MIRRORS 2010 g Indian Ridge Gr.3
DUCHESS ANDORRA 2011 f Cadeaux Genereux Gr.3
DIAMOND MADE 2012 f Show A Heart Gr.3
RESPONSIBLEFORLOVE 2013 f Vetorri L

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