Mount Nelson’s run of success in May continued into June with two Group performers over the last few days...
Purr Along made it four Group/Stakes winners in three weeks for the leading third-crop sire Mount Nelson today when landing the Lanwades Stud Stakes (Gr...
2004 Rock of Gibraltar ex Independence (Selkirk), bay 16.1½ hh (1.66m)
|Promise:||A leading third-crop sire. Sire of the winners of 112 races and 12 Stakes horses, inc:
Berkshire - won Royal Lodge Stakes (Gr.2), Newmarket, and Chesham Stakes (L), Royal Ascot (see video).
Purr Along - dual Group winner & 2nd highest rated 2yo filly in the World 2012 Thoroughbred Rankings (see video).
|Performance:||Won the Gr.1 Criterium International (8f) at 2yrs in race record time. Official rating: 119 - 4th top rated two-year-old.
Came back from injury to win the Gr.1 Coral Eclipse (10f). TR 126.
|Pedigree:||By Champion miler and leading sire Rock of Gibraltar out of Independence (Selkirk) winner of the Sun Chariot and Matron Stakes. Bred on the same Danzig / Sharpen Up sire cross as Danehill Dancer and Invincible Spirit.|
Probably the best looking stallion in the UK. 320,000gns yearling.
|2014 Fee:||£6,000 1st Oct SLF
(No Groom’s Fee or Walking-In Fee)