Lope De Vega

Pedigree

By an OUTSTANDING YOUNG SIRE

Sire: SHAMARDAL - won Gr.1 Dewhurst Stakes, Gr.1 Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1 Prix du Jockey-Club, Gr.1 St. James's Palace Stakes

Sire of Gr.1 winners LOPE DE VEGA, MUKHADRAM, CASAMENTO, AMARON, FAINT PERFUME, CAPTAIN SONADOR, CRACKERJACK KING, SAGAWARA, ZAZOU, DUNBOYNE EXPRESS, MAYBE DISCREET.

Out of a high class, precocious mare

Dam: LADY VETTORI – 5 races at 2, including Gr.3 Prix du Calvados; 3rd Gr.1 Prix Marcel Boussac. Dam of 6 winners, including: LOPE DE VEGABAL DE LA ROSE (Gr.3 Prix Andre Baboin, LR Prix La Sorellina).

From the immediate family of LADY BLESSINGTON (Gr.2), GOTTA HAVE HER (Gr.2), tracing to LA MIRAMBULE.

Race Record

Dual Classic winner

Won Gr.1 
Poule d'Essai des Poulains, 8f, Longchamp, beating DICK TURPIN (Gr.1 x 2), POET'S VOICE (Gr.1), BUZZWORD (Gr.1), ZAZOU (Gr.2), RAJSAMAN (Gr.2 x 2), etc.

Won Gr.1
Prix du Jockey-Club, 10.5f, Chantilly, by 3 lengths, beating PLANTEUR (Gr.1), CAPE BLANCO (Gr.1 x 6), BEHKABAD (Gr.1), etc.

3rd Gr.3 
Prix de Fontainebleau, 8f, Longchamp

4th Gr.1 
Prix Jean-Luc Lagardère (Grand Criterium), 8f, Longchamp, at 2

He also won the Prix Montaigu at Deauville and Prix Al Khor at Longchamp on his only other starts at 2 years.

The best son of SHAMARDAL

G1 Goldmine Stallion Match - Lope De Vega

G1 Stallion Match - Lope De Vega

Principal Winners

Champion First Crop Sire in Europe in 2014

 

Sire of 34 Stakes Performers and European Champion 2yo BELARDO:

BELARDO  Lockinge Stakes, Gr.1, Dewhurst Stakes Gr.1 and LR Washington Singer Stakes.

JEMAYEL – Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1.

HERO LOOK – Premio Gran Criterium, Milan, Gr.2, Premio Parioli 2000 Gns-Sisal Matchpoint, Rome Gr.3.

FRENCH FERN - Slipper Trial Stakes, Gr.2.

VERY SPECIAL – Cape Verdi Stakes, Gr.2, Balanchine Stakes, Gr.2. & Gr.1 placed

BLUE DE VEGA – Killavullan Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.3.

SOUTH SEAS - Solario Stakes Gr.3.

NAVARRA KING - Steinhoff Zukunftsrennan Gr.3

BURNT SUGAR  Gr.3 Sirenia Stakes.

ROYAL RAZALMA  Gr.3 Cornwallis Stakes.

RIDE LIKE THE WIND - Prix Djebel Gr.3.

SANTA ANA LANE - Zeditave Stakes,  Gr.3.

CANDY STORE - Premio Lucio Mantovani, L., Premio Repubbliche Marinare, L.

CONSORT - Heron Stakes, L.

FORT DEL ORO - Waterford Testimonial Stakes, L., Woodlands Stakes, L., Sweet Mimosa Stakes, L.

SHE IS NO LADY - Prix Scaramouche, Saint Cloud, L.

METEORIC - Prix Pelleas - Prix Radio Balances, L.

MOJO RISIN - Prix Caravelle-Haras des Granges, L.

SASSELLA - Prix Belle de Nuit - Prix Camp Canadian, L.

STEEL OF MADRID - Fairway Stakes, L.



Yearling Sales

2016 yearlings made
 

400,000gns, €500,000, 300,000gns, €340,000 etc. from €12,500 nominations
 

Selling to JOHN FERGUSON, SHADWELL ESTATE, BLANDFORD BLOODSTOCK, PRINCE FAISAL, PAUL MAKIN, AL SHAQAB, JOHN WARREN, JOSEPH O'BRIEN, CRISPIN DE MOUBRAY, SHADWELL ESTATE CO, STEPHEN HILLEN, MICHAEL WALLACE, DAVID REDVERS, AMANDA SKIFFINGTON, RABBAH BLOODSTOCK, PETER & ROSS DOYLE, JIM BOLGER, BBA IRELAND, etc.

Sales Results

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