The Mount Nelson filly Highlands Queen was an impressive winner today of the Group 2 Shadwell Prix de Pomone at Deauville for trainer Yohann Gourraude and owner Mme N Kerjean and S Kumin...
Mount Nelson enjoyed an impressive one-two with his daughters in the Listed Hamburger Stuten-Cup at Hamburg on Sunday 10th July 2016...
2004 Rock of Gibraltar ex Independence (Selkirk), bay 16.1½ hh (1.66m)
|Proven:||Sire of 31 Stakes horses inc:
Highlands Queen - 1st Prix de Pomone Gr.2, Deauville, and Prix Cleopatre Gr.3, Saint-Cloud.
Boscaccio - 1st Oppenheim-Union-Rennen Gr.2, Cologne, and Derby Trial L, Hannover.
Berkshire - 1st Royal Lodge Stakes Gr.2, Darley Stakes Gr.3 and Chesham Stakes L (see video).
Purr Along - dual Group winner & 2nd highest rated 2yo filly in the World 2012 Thoroughbred Rankings (see video).
Volume - dual Gr.1 Classic placed.
|Performance:||Won the Gr.1 Criterium International (8f) at 2yrs in race record time. Official rating: 119 - 4th top rated two-year-old.
Came back from injury to win the Gr.1 Coral Eclipse (10f). TR 126.
|Pedigree:||By Champion miler and leading sire Rock of Gibraltar out of Independence (Selkirk) winner of the Sun Chariot and Matron Stakes. Bred on the same Danzig / Sharpen Up sire cross as Danehill Dancer and Invincible Spirit.|
Probably the best looking stallion in the UK. 320,000gns yearling.
|2016 Fee:||£5,000 1st Oct SLF - plus new 'filly+ scheme'
((Filly Foal, Free Return OR 50% Rebate - if your mare breeds a filly foal from a nomination to Mount Nelson in 2016)