Are you ready to challenge the Darley Champions!?
Welcome to the Champions Chase featuring:
Champion Two-Year-Old – Microphone
#Microphone: Champion by a Champion.— Darley in Australia (@DarleyAus) December 14, 2022
Not just #Champion in any year, but Champion in an elite year - read the full story to find out how.
His first yearlings are at the sales in 2023.
Hint: Microphone's sire Exceed And Excel was a Champion Sprinter. At stud, he has amassed the reputation as the world’s best sire of two-year-olds with 85 juvenile Stakes winners amongst his tally of 205 to date. Exceed And Excel also has seven individual G1-producing sons at stud so far.
Microphone is his best two-year-old son.
Champion Two and Three-Year-Old – Too Darn Hot
🔥 #TooDarnHot, HOT HOT HOT!— Darley in Australia (@DarleyAus) December 13, 2022
🥇 G1 Dewhurst Stakes, like Frankel and Shamardal.
🥇 G1 Sussex Stakes, like Baaeed and Frankel.
🥇 G1 Prix Jean Prat, like Pinatubo.
🙌 First yearlings @mmsnippets 2023! pic.twitter.com/3NLElJesaq
Hint: Too Darn Hot's sire Dubawi was also named Champion Two and Three-Year-Old. At stud, he is the UK’s most successful stallion ever with 53 individual G1 winners in his 248 Stakes winners and counting! Already a leading sire of sires, Dubawi’s successful sons at stud include Night Of Thunder and New Bay.
Too Darn Hot is his only two and three-year-old champion at stud.
Four-time G1-winning Champion Sprinter - Blue Point
➡ J-Mac @mcacajamez, remember winning by 11 lengths on #BluePoint back in 2016? 🙌— Darley in Australia (@DarleyAus) December 4, 2022
After this win, #BluePoint campaigned in only Group company 💪
👑 J-Mac & Blue Point; two Royal @Ascot Sprint kings! pic.twitter.com/gZGU1EU0GX
Hint: Blue Point's sire Shamardal was also a Champion racehorse. As a sire he has produced 27 G1 winners of 45 G1 races. Grandsire of a further 20 G1 winners to date including Santa Ana Lane, Gytrash and Smokin’ Romans.
Blue Point is his best-performed son at stud.
Champions by Champions 💪— Darley in Australia (@DarleyAus) December 15, 2022
🔹 #BluePoint, Champion Sprinter
🔹 #Microphone, Champion Two-Year-Old
🔹 #TooDarnHot, Champion Two and Three-Year-Old
First yearlings at the sales in 2023! pic.twitter.com/y4pSzST51i
If you can score a perfect 15, screen shot your result and email to firstname.lastname@example.org for a chance to win Too Darn Hot, Blue Point or Microphone merchandise.