Won 7 races, 3-5 years, (1400-2000m), in South Africa and Dubai. Timeform 124.
(in South Africa, Hong Kong, U.A.E.)
WON MAIDEN PLATE over 1400m at Vaal by 5¼ lengths from Dontstopmenow.
WON GRADUATION PLATE over 1600m at Greyville by 1¾ lengths from Rock Cocktail.
WON KOREA RACING ATHORITY GUINEAS G2 over 1600m at Greyville by a nose from Capetown Noir.
WON DAILY NEWS 2000 G1 over 2000m at Greyville by a nose.
WON FORD TAURIS TROPHY over 1800m at Meydan, Dubai by ½ length from Code Of Honor.
WON JEBEL HATTA G1 over 1800m at Meydan, Dubai by 1¾ lengths from Vancouverite.
2ND DUBAI DUTY FREE G1 over 1800m at Meydan, Dubai, beaten 6¼ lengths by Just A Way.
3RD QEII CUP G1 over 2000m at Sha Tin, Hong Kong, beaten 2 lengths by Designs On Rome.
WON AL RASHIDIYA G2 over 1800m at Meydan, Dubai by 2 lengths from True Story.
6TH JEBEL HATTA G1 over 1800m at Meydan, Dubai.
Age, Sex, Colour 6 b h (24 Sep 2009)
Pedigree SILVANO (GER) 126 – NATIONAL VIXEN (SAF) (NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (CAN))
Trainer M. F. de Kock, South Africa
Owner Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum
Master Rating Flat 124
Very smart performer: champion 3-y-o in South Africa, winning all 4 races in 2013, including Grade 1 Daily News
Greyville 2,000 at Greyville: also won first 2 starts at Meydan in 2014, including Jebel Hatta (by 1¾ lengths from
Vancouverite): placed after in Dubai Duty Free on same course (6¼ lengths second to impressive Just A Way) and
Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Sha Tin (good 2¼ lengths third to Designs On Rome): made winning return in Al Rashidiya
at Meydan in January, beating True Story comfortably by 2 lengths, travelling strongly, leading 1f out and forging
clear: 1/2 favourite, sixth to Hunter’s Light in Jebel Hatta there last time: stayed 1¼m: raced only on good/good to
firm ground: retired.
VERCINGETORIX: Equus Champion 3YO Colt/Gelding in 2013, 4 wins, 3 wins in UAE, at 3 to 5, incl Daily News 2000 G1, Jebel Hatta G1, KRA Guineas G2, Al Rashidiya G2; 2nd Dubai Duty Free G1; 3rd QEII Cup G1, from only 9 starts.
National Vixen, 5 wins, R260,600, at 2 to 4, 1000 – 1400m, placed 17 times, incl 2nd Champagne S G3, Ladies Mile H L, Olympic Duel S L; 3rd Sceptre Stakes G2;
dam of 9 foals; 7 runners; 7 winners inc.:
TRINITY HOUSE (08 f. by Captain Al): 5 wins, R573,360, at 2 to 3, incl Umzimkhulu S G3, Kenilworth Fillies Nursery G3, Perfect Promise Fillies Sprint L; 2nd Avontuur Estate Cape Fillies Guineas G1, Sceptre S (WFA) G2, Choice Carriers Championship G2.
VERCINGETORIX: see above.
Never Forever (06 c. by Captain Al): 8 wins, R534,548, at 2 to 6, placed 13 times, incl 3rd Umkhomazi S G2.
Casenova Kid (04 c. by Casey Tibbs (IRE)): 2 wins, R77,580, at 3, 1000m, placed 3 times, from only 6 starts.
Irish National (05 f. by Casey Tibbs (IRE)): 2 wins, R109,880, at 2 to 3, placed twice.
Allocation (07 c. by Captain Al): 3 wins, R185,800, at 3, 1000m, placed 8 times.
Captain Coyote (11 c. by Captain Al): winner, R76,500, at 3, 1800m, placed twice, from only 6 starts.
ROYAL VIXEN, unraced; dam of 11 foals; 11 runners; 5 winners incl:
National Vixen: see above.
Lady Camilla (f. by Jallad (USA)): 2 wins, R76,750, at 2 to 4, 1200m, placed 8 times, died;
dam of 2 winners incl:
CHARLIES ISLAND: 6 wins, R362,130, at 3 to 4, 1100 – 1600m, incl Christmas H G3, placed twice.
Jet Mistress: 3 wins, R160,110, at 2 to 3, 1200m, placed 8 times, incl 3rd Flamboyant S L.
SCARTEEN (by Sweet Song (GB)), unraced; dam of 9 foals; 8 runners; 6 winners incl:
OUTSWINGER: 9 wins, R23,935, at 2 to 4, 1600m, incl EP Guineas L, Cape Trial H L, EP Colts Nursery L, placed 9 times, incl 2nd Hennessy Grand Prix G3, sire.
BOLD SLAM: 2 wins, R9,920, at 2, inc. WP Colts Nursery L, placed 7 times, incl 2nd Festival Juvenile H L.
SCARLET LADY: ARCSA Champion Sprinter in 1980, 10 wins, R108,285, at 2 to 3, 1200m, incl Allan Robertson Fillies Ch’ship G1, Republic Festival Fillies Sprint G1, Gilbey’s S G2, Southern Cross S G3, Poinsettia S L, placed 3 times, incl 2nd Smirnoff P G2, Rupert Ellis Brown Memorial P G3, 3rd SA Airways H G3.
Happily Scarlet: 6 wins, R53,395, at 3 to 4, 1000 – 1200m, placed 8 times, incl 3rd Joseph Dorfman Memorial S L.
Teenage Wonder: placed 3 times, at 3, from only 5 starts; dam of 8 winners incl:
STEAMING JUNGLE: 8 wins, R232,680, at 2 to 5, 1000 – 1400m, incl Smirnoff Futurity P G1, placed 9 times, incl 2nd Diadem S G3; 3rd JG Hollis Futurity P G3, Gordon Kirkpatrick Memorial H L.
AGE OF GLORY: 6 wins, R249,015, at 2 to 4, 1000 – 1200m, incl Clairwood Park Nursery S G3, placed 7 times, incl 4th Homberg S G3, National 3YO Sprint G3.
Gracie Slick: winner, R11,900, at 3, 1900m, placed twice, from only 8 starts; dam of 6 winners incl:
DAY OF GRACE: 2 wins, R58,820, at 2, 1000m, incl Saldanha S L, placed 6 times; dam of 3 winners.
GOLDEN GRACE: 2 wins, R50,822, at 2, 1000m, incl New Year Juvenile S (F) L, placed; dam of 2 winners.
Gathering Grace: winner, R49,500, at 3, 1600m, placed 3 times, from only 9 starts; dam of 4 winners.
NOBLE VIXEN (by Royal Pardon (GB)), 5 wins, R5,360, at 2 to 3, 1600m, incl Sceptre S G3, WP Fillies Nursery L, placed 3 times; dam of 7 foals; 6 runners; 4 winners incl:
THE MASK: 7 wins, R8,080, at 2 to 5, incl Administrators P L, placed 10 times.
The Whip: 4 wins, R5,610, at 2 to 5, 1000m, placed 3 times, incl 3rd Cape of Good Hope Nursery G2, Boland Breeders S L, from only 9 starts.
Masked Wonder: winner, R2,040, at 2, 1200m, placed 4 times; dam of 4 winners incl:
PHANTOM EARL: ARCSA Champion 3YO Sprinter in 1979, Champion Older Sprinter in 1980, 16 wins, R129,040, at 3 to 6, 1400m, incl Chairmans S G2, Chairmans H G3, Holiday Inns Trial G3, Thorn Lighting Sprint G3, TBA Newmarket Sprint L, placed 15 times, incl 2nd Drill Hall S G2, Keith Hepburn Champion S G3, TBA Newmarket Sprint L; 3rd Computaform Sprint G1, Enterprise H G3, Merchants Cup G3, Joseph Dorfman Memorial S L; sire.
EXTRA COVER: ARCSA Champion Sprinter in 1984, 13 wins, R246,420, at 3 to 5, 1200 – 1600m, incl Natal Flying Ch’ship G1, Chairmans S G2, Frank Lambert S G3, Durban Merchants H G3, Durban Merchants H G3, placed 6 times, incl 2nd Natal Flying Ch’ship G1, Concord S G2, Keith Hepburn Champion S G3; 3rd CTP S G3, Rupert Ellis Brown Memorial P G3; sire.
Miss Fox: placed, at 2, from only 6 starts; dam of 8 winners incl:
HARRINGTON: 8 wins, R167,120, at 2 to 5, 1000 – 1200m, incl SA Airways H G3, Natal Free H L, TVL Tattersalls Bookmakers Ass H L, placed 21 times, incl 2nd TAB Transvaal Flying H L; 3rd TAB OFS H L, TAB (OFS) Sprint H L; 4th Computaform Sprint G1, Gilbey’s S G2.
Fred Fox: 7 wins, R26,550, at 2 to 5, 1000 – 1600m, placed 14 times, incl 2nd Jack Patience Anniversary H L.
Foxy Lady: winner, R4,440, at 3, 1600m, placed 4 times; dam of 4 winners incl:
ST JOHNS WOOD: 8 wins, 3 wins in Mauritius, R362,150, at 2 to 6, 1000 – 1600m, incl Richelieu Guineas G1, Basil Starke S L, placed 15 times, incl 2nd Frank Lambert S G2; 3rd Germiston November H G1; 4th Chairmans S G2.
Outfoxed: 2 wins, R9,060, at 3, 1000 – 1200m, placed, from only 4 starts; dam of 2 winners incl:
Arsene Lupin: 4 wins, R70,750, at 2 to 3, 800 – 1400m, placed 6 times, incl 3rd Juvenile (C & G) G2.
Leading Freshman Sire 2019
AFRICAN WARRIOR (16c, Jet Master, Al Mufti). 4 wins at 2 in 2018-19, R1,032,375, Greyville Umkhomazi S., Gr.2, Godolphin Barb S., Gr.3, KZN Yearling Sale Million.
VIKING MOON (16c, Untouchable, Mighty Avalanche). 3 wins at 2 in 2018-19, R187,500, Fairview East Cape Nursery, L.
HOOVES OF TROY (16c, Mogok, Jet Master). 2 wins at 2 in 2018-19, R285,200, Fairview Dahlia P., L, 2d Fairview East Cape Nursery, L, 3d Greyville KZN Yearling Sale Million.
Fearless Warrior (16c, Captain Al, Rock of Gibraltar). 2 wins at 2 in 2018-19, 2d Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Nursery, Gr.3.
Padre Pio (16c, Jet Master, Western Winter). 2 wins at 2 in 2018-19, Greyville Inanda H.
Astrix (16c, Victory Moon, Fort Wood). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Dominica (16f, Captain Al, Damascus Gate). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Mai Tai (16f, Encosta de Lago, Danehill). Winner at 2 in 2018-19, 4th Greyville Devon Air S., L.
Special Blend (16c, Fort Wood, Super Concorde). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Irrevocable Dream (16c, Captain Al, Dancing Champ). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Battle of Alesia (16c, Fort Wood, Goldkeeper). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Gallic Princess (16f, Jallad, Elliodor). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Binoche (16f, Captain Al, Shaamit). Winner at 2 in 2018-19.
Celtic Voyager (16c, Black Minnaloushe, Western Winter). Winner at 1000m in 2019-20.
Cherry Road (16f, Model Man, Al Mufti). Winner at 1000m in 2019-20.
Mythical Girl (16f, Al Mufti, National Assembly). Placed at 2 in 2018-19.
Justinian (16c, Black Minnaloushe, Our Casey’s Boy). Placed at 2 in 2018-19.
Orlanda (16f, Dynasty, Al Mufti). Placed at 2 in 2018-19.
War Jewel (16c, Captain Al, Elliodor). Placed at 2 in 2018-19, 3d Turffontein Tabonline.co.za Juvenile P.
Glory Days (16f, Sadler’s Wells, Affirmed). Placed at 2 in 2018-19.
Hightail (16f, Miesque’s Approval, Rakeen). Placed at 2 in 2018-19.
Nevil Mu (16g, Royal Academy, Mr. Prospector). Placed at 3 in 2019-20.
SILVANO Horse of the Year in Germany in 2001. Champion Older Horse in Germany in 2001 (Intermediate). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m, US$700,000, 417,700Dm., A$110,000, S$652,500, HK$6,030,000, 732,000Dhs, HKJC Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1, Arlington Million S., Gr.1, Baden-Baden Grosser Preis der Wirtschaft, Gr.2, Cologne Union Rennen, Gr.2, Singapore International Cup, L, 2000m-in track record time, 2d Belmont Man o’ War S., Gr.1, Cologne Gerling Preis, Gr.2, 3d Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.2, Hamburg IDEE Hansa Preis, Gr.2, 4th MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, Düsseldorf WGZ Bank Deutschland Preis, Gr.1, Deutsches Derby, Gr.1. He entered stud in Germany in 2002. Champion Sire in South Africa in 2012-13, 2016-17 & 2017-18. Champion Sire in Slovakia in 2007. Leading Sire by Winners in South Africa in 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18. Sire of 1023 progeny to race, 715 winners (69.0%), earnings of over $36 million, 88 stakes winners, 76 stakes placegetters. See Silvano.