Pivotal - Pedigree

Sire POLAR FALCON A leading Group sire, including PIVOTAL
EXCLUSIVE – Gr.1 Coronation Stakes; 3rd Gr.1 1000 Guineas and Gr.1 Fillies’ Mile
SHIBUNI’S FALCON – Gr.1 winner
ICEMAN – Gr.2 Coventry Stakes, Royal Ascot,
RED CAMELLIA – Gr.3 Prestige Stakes; also placed Gr.1 Fillies’ Mile, Gr.1 Poule d’Essai des Pouliches
ICICLE – Gr.3 Prestige Stakes

Won 2 races at 2, Gr.3 & LR placed at 3.
Rated 102.
Dam of 4 winners including PIVOTAL.


Ch. 1993, 16.21⁄2 h.h. (1.69m)
2021 Fee: Private

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Pivotal - Race Record

Winner of 4 races, £148,023, at 2 & 3 years (5-6f), from 6 starts, including:
Won Gr.1 Nunthorpe Stakes, York, 5f in 56.53s.
Won Gr.2 King’s Stand Stakes, Royal Ascot, 5f in 59.49s.
Won EBF Amble Maiden Stakes, Newcastle, by 2½ lengths.
Won Conditions Stakes, Folkestone, 5f, by 4 lengths, at 2, (in an all-aged course record of 58.05s).

Raceform: 128. Timeform Racehorses of 1996: 124

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Pivotal - Stud Record

Multiple Champion Sire of 32 Group 1 winners. Sire of over 150 individual Stakes winners to date.

His principal winners include:

KYLLACHY – Gr.1 Nunthorpe Stakes, Gr.2 Temple Stakes
ADDEYBB  – Gr.1 QIPCO Champion Stakes, Gr.1. Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Gr.1 Ranvet Stakes
GLEN SHIEL – Gr.1 QIPCO British Champions Sprint Stakes, Gr.3 Phoenix Sprint
AVILIUS – Gr.1 Ranvet Stakes, Gr.1 Tancred Stakes, Gr.2 Peter Young Stakes, Gr.3 Bart Cummings Stakes
LIGHTNING SPEAR – Gr.1 Sussex Stakes, Gr.2 Celebration Mile; 3rd Gr.1 Queen Anne S, Gr.1 Queen Elizabeth II S.
BLAIR HOUSE – Gr.1 Jebel Hatta, and placed second in Gr.1 Ladbrokes Stakes, Caulfield.
AFRICAN STORY – Gr.1 Dubai World Cup, Gr.1 Al Maktoum Challenge R3; Gr.2 Godolphin Mile, Gr.3 Burj Nahaar (twice)
SIYARAFINA – Gr.1 Prix Saint Alary
TALCO – Gr.1 Shoemaker Mile
SAOIRE – Gr.1 Irish 1000 Guineas
QUEEN’S JEWEL – Gr.1 Prix Saint Alary, Gr.3 Prix Penelope; 3rd Gr.1 Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf
FARHH – Gr.1 Lockinge S, Gr.1 Champion S; also 2nd Gr.1 Sussex S, Gr.1 Juddmonte International, Gr.1 Eclipse S, Gr.1 Prix du Moulin, etc.
MAAREK – Gr.1 Prix de l’Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.2 Duke of York S, Gr.2 British Champions Sprint; also Gr.3 x3, 2nd Gr.2 Flying Five
IZZI TOP – Gr.1 Pretty Polly S, Gr.2 Middleton S; 2nd Gr.1 Oaks S, Gr.1 Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1 Prix de l’Opera
IMMORTAL VERSE – Gr.1 Coronation S, Gr.1 Prix Jacques le Marois, Gr.2 Prix de Sandringham; 3rd Gr.1 Queen Elizabeth II S
SARISKA – Gr.1 Oaks, Gr.1 Irish Oaks, Gr.2 Middleton S; 2nd Gr.1 Coronation Cup
HALFWAY TO HEAVEN – Gr.1 Irish 1000 Guineas, Gr.1 Nassau S, Gr.1 Sun Chariot Stakes
EXCELLENT ART – Gr.1 St James’s Palace Stakes
SILVESTER LADY – Gr.1 Preis der Diana
FALCO – Gr.1 Poule d’Essai des Poulains.
VIRTUAL – Gr.1 Juddmonte Lockinge Stakes
REGAL PARADE – Gr.1 Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1 Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.3 Shadwell S
PEERESS – Gr.1 Lockinge S, Gr.1 Sun Chariot S, Gr.2 Windsor Forest S.
SIYOUNI – Gr.1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardère; 2nd Gr.1 Prix Jean Prat; 3rd Gr.1 Prix du Moulin.
CHORIST – Gr.1 Pretty Polly S, Gr.3 Golden Daffodil S, Gr.3 Blandford S.
SOMNUS – Gr.1 Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1 Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1 Prix de la Foret.
GOLDEN APPLES – Gr.1 Del Mar Oaks, Gr.1 Beverly D S, Gr.1 Yellow Ribbon S.
MEGAHERTZ – Gr.1 Yellow Ribbon S, Gr.1 John C. Mabee H’cap; Gr.2 x 7.
BUZZWORD – Gr.1 Deutsches Derby; 3rd Gr.1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardère.
KANEKO – Gr.1 Erkek Tay Deneme, Gr.1 Fehmi Simsaroglu Stakes.
NOORDHOEK FLYER – Gr.1 Cape Guineas, Gr.2 KRA Guineas; 2nd Gr.1 Cape Derby.
AMANEE – Gr.1 Thekwini S, Gr.2 Korea Racing Authority Fillies Guineas.
BRANDO – Gr.1 Prix Maurice de Gheest; Gr.3 Sprint S; 2nd in Gr.1 July Cup and Gr.1 Sprint Cup; 3rd Gr.1 British Champions Sprint S
WINGS OF DESIRE – Gr.2 Dante S, 2nd Gr.1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
ONE MAN BAND – Gr.2 Godolphin Mile, 2nd Gr.3 Firebreak Stakes.
EAGLE TOP – Gr.2 King Edward VII S; 4th Gr.1 King George & Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
THE LARK – Gr.2 Park Hill S; 3rd Gr.1 Oaks, LR Swettenham Stud Stakes.
SAINT BAUDOLINO – Gr.2 Prix Guillaume d’Ornano, Gr.3 Prix de Guiche; 2nd Gr.1 Prix du Jockey-Club; 3rd Gr.1 Grand Prix de Paris.
RACING HISTORY – 3 races, incl. Gr.3 Winter Hill S; 2nd Gr.1 Grosser Preis von Bayern.
EMERALD COMMANDER – Gr.2 Oettingen Rennen, Gr.3 Prix Daphnis; 2nd Gr.2 Premio Ribot.
LOVING THINGS – Gr.3 Prix de Flore; 3rd Gr.2 Lancashire Oaks.
CALYXA – Gr.3 and LR winner; 3rd Gr.1 Premio Vittorio di Capua, Gr.1 Premio Lydia Tesio.
INFALLIBLE – Gr.3 Nell Gwyn S; 2nd Gr.1 Falmouth S, Gr.1 Coronation S.
HOT SNAP – Gr.3 Nell Gwyn S; 2nd Gr.2 Blandford S; 3rd Gr.1 Nassau S.
HARASIYA – Gr.3 Silver Flash S; 2nd Gr.2 Debutante S; 3rd Gr.1 Moyglare Stud S.
HEAVEN SENT – Gr.3 Dahlia S, (twice); 2nd Gr.1 Falmouth S, Gr.1 Matron S.
SHAMKALA – Gr.3 Prix Cleopatre; 4th Gr.1 Prix de Diane.
KOORA – Gr.3 St Simon S; 2nd Gr.2 Middleton S, 2016, LR Galtres S.
HAGGLE – Gr.3 Prix Fille de l’Air


Sales Record

His yearlings have made up to 1,200,000gns


One of the world’s leading Sires

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