Mount Nelson produced a second new Stakes winner today in the space of just three days, when Maleficent Queen comfortably won the Listed British Stallion Studs EBF Tennent's Rothesay Stakes at Ayr...
Mount Nelson struck again with a Stakes winner when Boscaccio won the Listed Grosser Preis der Hannoverschen Volksbank - Derby Trial over 1m3f at Hannover today by a comfortable three lengths...
2004 Rock of Gibraltar ex Independence (Selkirk), bay 16.1½ hh (1.66m)
|Proven:||Sire of 27 Stakes horses and Group horses at 2 & 3 years in every one of his crops, inc:
Berkshire - won Royal Lodge Stakes (Gr.2), Darley Stakes (Gr.3) and Chesham Stakes (L) (see video).
Purr Along - dual Group winner & 2nd highest rated 2yo filly in the World 2012 Thoroughbred Rankings (see video).
Volume - dual Gr.1 Classic placed.
|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.
|2016 Fee:||£5,000 1st Oct SLF - plus new 'filly+ scheme'
((Filly Foal, Free Return OR 50% Rebate - if your mare breeds a filly foal from a nomination to Mount Nelson in 2016)