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Nyquist is from the sensational first crop of champion two-year-old Uncle Mo...which has produced a world-record breaking 21 individual stakes winners reconnect with that background, including Bluegrass Cat, Super Saver and More Than Ready. More broadly California Chrome should like Storm Cat, Deputy Ministger, Danzig, El Prado, Unbridled’s Song and other Fappiano strains, Forty Niner, Gone West, Seeking The Gold, Carson City, Relaunch and Indian Charlie.

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Two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome traces to the top mare Numbered Account

Uncle Mo – Seeking Gabrielle (Forestry) Darley, Kentucky $40,000 Nyquist follows his stud-mate Street Sense as the second horse to win the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) and the Kentucky Derby (G1). He actually carried an unbeaten record right through to the first Saturday in May, going five-for-five at two, wins including the Best Pal Stakes (G2), the FrontRunner Stakes (G1) and the Del Mar Futurity (G1), presaging his Classic win with victories in the San Vicente Stakes (G2) and Florida Derby (G1). He made a game attempt in the slop in the Preakness Stakes (G1), but faded to third after dueling through suicidal early fractions. He failed to fire in two subsequent outings. Nyquist is from the sensational first crop of champion two-year-old Uncle Mo (by Indian Charlie, from the Caro line), which has produced a world-record breaking 21 individual stakes winners, 11 of them graded. Nyquist is from a speedy family – his dam Seeking Gabrielle is a sprint winner out of the two-year-old sprint winner Seeking Regina. Seeking Gabrielle is a three-quarters sister to 6f graded scorer Seeking The Sky, the dam of the Metropolitan Handicap (G1) scorer Sahara Sky. Uncle Mo has already shown that he

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ITB_March_April 2017  

We speak to champion UAE trainer Doug Watson ahead of the Dubai World Cup, we put some data behind the Jockey Club's Kempton Park proposals,...

ITB_March_April 2017  

We speak to champion UAE trainer Doug Watson ahead of the Dubai World Cup, we put some data behind the Jockey Club's Kempton Park proposals,...