Rated 120 • Sire Rated 124 • Dam Rated 119
Sire ROYAL APPLAUSE (GB) (1993-Stud 1998), Champion older sprinter in Europe in 1997.
Won 9 races, £374,437, 5f.-6f., Gr.1 Sprint Cup, Haydock, Gr.1 Middle Park Stakes, Gr.2 Gimcrack Stakes, Gr.3 Cork and Orrery Stakes, Gr.3 Coventry Stakes, Gr.3 Duke of York Stakes, LR Cammidge Trophy Stakes, Doncaster, second in Gr.1 July Cup, Newmarket, third in Gr.1 Prix de l’Abbaye de Longchamp.
Sire of 39 black type winners including ACCLAMATION, subject stallion.
Royal Ascot 2-Y-O Group Winning Dam from a Speedy Female Line
Dam PRINCESS ATHENA, won 3 races at 2 and 3 years and £60,769 including Gr.3 Queen Mary Stakes, Royal Ascot, placed 8 times including second in Gr.3 King George Stakes, Goodwood, LR Trafalgar House Sprint Stakes, Sandown Park, LR Scarborough Stakes, Doncaster, third in Gr.3 King George Stakes, Goodwood, LR Gallic League Rous Stakes, Newmarket and fourth in Gr.3 Keenland Phoenix Sprint Stakes, Phoenix Park: dam of 6 winners including –
ACCLAMATION (GB) (1999 c. by Royal Applause (GB)), subject stallion
OCEAN REEF (Lugana Beach) won 5 races at 3 and 4 years in Germany and £15,339 and placed 8 times; dam of 2 winners.
WAYPOINT (Cadeaux Genereux) won 4 races at 3 and 4 years and £24,696 and placed 5 times;
dam of 4 winners including-
NEVER A DOUBT (GB) (f. by Night Shift USA)), 2 races at home and in France including Prix Robert Papin, Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, placed second in Queen Mary Stakes, Royal Ascot, Gr.3; dam of
ROYAL CONFIDENCE (GB), 3 races at 2 and 3 years and £87,298 including Sceptre Stakes, Doncaster L. placed third in Rockfel Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.2
Jonny Mudball (GB) (g. Oasis Dream (GB)), 3 races at 3, 4 and 6 years and £59,609; placed third in Palace House Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.3
Acclamation is also maternal grandsire of MASSAT (IRE) (Teofilo): second in Qipco 2000 Guineas Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Dubai Dewhurst Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Betfred Hungerford Stakes, Newbury Gr.2; BEACON (GB) (Paco Boy): Flying Childers Stakes, Doncaster Gr.2, Dragon Stakes, Sandown Park L, third in Molecomb Stakes, Goodwood Gr.3; CHILWORTH ICON (GB) (Sixties Icon): Premio Primi Passi, Milan Gr.3, Woodcote Stakes, Epsom Downs L; TRUE VALOUR (IRE) (Kodiac): Celebrations Stakes L, second in Solonaway Stakes, Gr.2; FIGROLL (GB) (Bahamian Bounty) bet 365 Empress Stakes Newmarket L, third in Naas Juv. Coolmore Stud EBF Sprint Stakes, Naas L, RAUCOUS (GB) (Dream Ahead): third in Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes, Newbury Gr.2, ITM Gimcrack Stakes, York Gr.2, Bengough Stakes, Gr.3, Hackwood Stakes, Gr.3). etc.