Pinatubo

$55,000 B 2017 16.0HH (1.62M)
Shamardal – Lava Flow (Dalakhani)
Inc GST Payment on Live Foal (conditions apply). Standing at Kelvinside, NSW

Horse of the Year and sensational 134-rated unbeaten Champion two-year-old — the best for a generation.

Three-time G1 winner with unbeatable stallion credentials: by Shamardal and the best from the family of I Am Invincible’s sire Invincible Spirit.

Pedigree

PINATUBO

SHAMARDAL

GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

STORM CAT

STORM BIRD

TERLINGUA

MARIAH'S STORM

RAHY

IMMENSE

HELSINKI

MACHIAVELLIAN

MR PROSPECTOR

COUP DE FOLIE

HELEN STREET

TROY

WATERWAY

LAVA FLOW

DALAKHANI

DARSHAAN

SHIRLEY HEIGHTS

DELSY

DALTAWA

MISWAKI

DAMANA

MOUNT ELBRUS

BARATHEA

SADLER'S WELLS

BROCADE

EL JAZIRAH

KRIS

ELJAZZI

SHAMARDAL (USA) (Bay 2002-Stud 2005).  6 wins-3 at 2, from 1200m to 2100m, Chantilly Prix
du Jockey Club, G1, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, G1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., G1,
York St James's Palace S., G1, Goodwood Vintage S., G2. Champion sire. Sire of 1,379 rnrs,
1,013 wnrs, 160 SW, 73.4% winners, 11.6% Stakes winners inc. Pinatubo, Blue Point, Lope de
Vega, Victor Ludorum, Earthlight, Tarnawa, Pakistan Star, Able Friend, Speedy Boarding, Faint
Perfume, Amaron, Zazou, Crackerjack King, Lumiere, Dariyan, Dunboyne Express - Dan Excel
(H.K.), Baltic Baroness, etc.

1st dam:
LAVA FLOW, by Dalakhani. 2 wins at 1950m, 2200m, Longchamp Prix de la Seine, L, Prix
      de la
Flandrie. Broodmare of the Year in Ireland in 2019. Half-sister to Strobilus. Dam of
      five named
foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

  PINATUBO (c by Shamardal). Champion See race record.
  Sundoro (f by Sea the Stars) 2 wins at 2000m in 2021, Deauville Prix Casino Barriere
        Trouville, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Providencial, 3d Compiegne Prix Charles Laffitte
, L.

  Al Mureib (g by Dubawi) Winner at 1900m in 2020-21 in U.A.E, 2d Goodwood Jim Barry H.

2nd dam:
MOUNT ELBRUS, by Barathea. 3 wins from 1900m to 2600m in GB and France, Saint-Cloud
      Prix Petite Etoile
, L. Half-sister to Fringe (dam of MASTER CARPENTER). Dam of 12
      named foals, 11 to race
, 8 winners, inc:-
  
LAVA FLOW (Dalakhani) 2 wins. See above.
  Strobilus (Mark of Esteem) 2 wins at 2, Haydock 2YO S., 2d Milan Gran Criterium, G1.

3rd dam
EL JAZIRAH, by Kris. Unraced. Sister to RAFHA (dam of INVINCIBLE SPIRIT, ACTS OF
     GRACE, SADIAN, MASSARRA
), half-sister to CHIANG MAI (dam of CHINESE WHITE).
     
Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

  MOUNT ELBRUS (Barathea) 3 wins. See above.
  Fringe. Winner at 1¼m in GB, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Petite Etoile, L. Dam of-
    MASTER CARPENTER (Mastercraftsman) 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2100m, £237,441,
          €53,650, Chantilly Prix Daphnis
, G3, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Eugene Adam, G2.

4th dam:
ELJAZZI, by Artaius. Winner at 2 in GB. Half-sister to VALLEY FORGE, PITCAIRN, Dingle Bay
    (dam of
ASSESSOR). Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

  RAFHA (Kris) 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2300m, £45,977, 1,400,000fr., Chantilly Prix de
       Diane,
G1, Doncaster May Hill S., G3, Epsom Princess Elizabeth S., L. Dam of-

    INVINCIBLE SPIRIT (Green Desert) Joint Champion Older Male Sprinter in Ireland in 2001.
          7 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, Haydock Sprint Cup, G1, York Duke of York S., G3, Curragh MacDonagh
          Boland S.,
G3, Newbury Hackwood S., L. Successful sire.

    SADIAN (Shirley Heights) 7 wins-1 at 2-from 7½f to 1¾m, £122,460 in GB and Saudi Arabia,
          Newbury John Porter S.,
G3, Chester Ormonde S., G3. Sire.

  ACTS OF GRACE (Bahri) 3 wins to 2400m, Ascot Princess Royal S., G3, Dam of-
    Contradict. Winner at 1¼m, 4th Goodwood Height of Fashion S., L. Dam of-
       MISHRIFF (Make Believe) Joint Champion 3YO in Europe in 2020 (Int.). Champion 3YO in
            France & GB in 2020 .
7 wins-1 at 2-from 1650m to 2400m to 2020-21, Chantilly Prix du
            Jockey Club,
G1, York International S., G1, Meydan Dubai Sheema Classic, G1, 2d Ascot
            King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S.,
G1, 3d Sandown Eclipse S., G1.

Conformation

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Two 6 6 - - £712,682
Three 4 1 2 1 £260,572
Total 10 7 2 1 £973,254 (A$1,716,000)

At 2 Champion Two-Year-Old Colt in Europe

1st
Dewhurst S (G1), 1400m, Newmarket, by 2l, beating Arizona, Wichita, Year Of The Tiger, Monarch Of Egypt, Positive, Mystery Power.
1st
Vincent O’Brien National S (G1), 1400m, Curragh, by 9l, beating Armory, Arizona, Iberia, Geometrical, Roman Turbo, Toronto.
1st
Vintage S (G2), 1400m, Goodwood, by 5l, beating Positive, Lope Y Fernandez, Visinari, Platinum Star, Mystery Power, Milltown Star.
1st
Chesham S, 1400m, Royal Ascot, by 3¼l, new juvenile course record 1:25.73, beating Lope Y Fernandez, Highland Chief, Sun Power, Harpocrates, Year Of The Tiger, Rose Of Kildare, Ardenlee Star.
1st
Woodcote S, 1200m, Epsom, by 1½l, beating Oh Purple Reign, Misty Grey.
1st
Maiden race, 1200m, Wolverhampton, by 3¼l, beating Platinum Star.

At 3

1st
Prix Jean Prat (G1), 1400m, Deauville, beating Lope Y Fernandez, Malotru, Wooded, Molatham, Kenway, Arizona, Well Of Wisdom, Alson, Tropbeau.
2nd
St James’s Palace S (G1), 1600m, Royal Ascot, to Palace Pier, beating Wichita, Positive, Threat, Arizona, Royal Dornoch.
2nd
Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (G1), 1600m, Longchamp, to Persian King, beating Circus Maximus, Siskin, Victor Ludorum, Romanised.
3rd
2,000 Guineas (G1), 1600m, Newmarket, to Kameko, Wichita, beating Military March, Juan Elcano, New World Tapestry, Kenzai Warrior, Royal Dornoch, Arizona, Persuasion, Al Suhail.

Timeform 134

Video footage

Watch him go: see him at his best

Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, 12 Oct 2019
National S (G1), 7f, Curragh, 15 Sep 2019
Prix Jean Prat (G1), 7f, Deauville, 12 Jul 2020
Vintage S (G2), 7f, Goodwood, 30 Jul 2019
Chesham S, 7f, Royal Ascot, 22 Jun 2019
Woodcote S, 6f, Epsom, 31 May 2019
Maiden race, 6f, Wolverhampton, 10 May 2019
Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (G1), 8f, Longchamp, 06 Sep 2020

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