Barney Roy

Bay 2014 16.0½HH (1.63M)
By Excelebration – Alina (Galileo)
£10,000 Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Dalham Hall Stud, Newmarket
Fastest G1 St James’s Palace winner ever beating Thunder Snow and Churchill. Timeform rated 126, the top miler of his generation, equal to Churchill. Beaten a nose in the Eclipse in another exceptionally fast time.

Pedigree

BARNEY ROY

EXCELEBRATION

EXCEED AND EXCEL

DANEHILL

DANZIG

RAZYANA

PATRONA

LOMOND

GLADIOLUS

SUN SHOWER

INDIAN RIDGE

AHONOORA

HILLBROW

MISS KEMBLE

WARNING

SARAH SIDDONS

ALINA

GALILEO

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

FAIRY BRIDGE

URBAN SEA

MISWAKI

ALLEGRETTA

CHEYENNE STAR

MUJAHID

DANZIG

ELRAFA AH

CHARITA

LYCIUS

SEME DE LYS

By EXCELEBRATION (2008) Queen Elizabeth II S (G1), Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (G1), Mehl-Mulhens Rennen (G2), Hungerford S (G2), etc. Sire of 172 foals aged three and up, including BARNEY ROY, REBEL ASSAULT, SAINT PATRICKS DAY, SPEAK IN COLOURS, FULMINATO, PELLUCID, ISTAN, LIWANU, RATIOCINATION, TILLY’S CHILLI, etc.

1st dam: Alina by Galileo. Dam of 4 foals, 2 to race, 1 winner:

BARNEY ROY (c Excelebration) G1 winner, see Race record.

2nd dam: CHEYENNE STAR by Mujahid. 8 wins (6f-8f) at 2 to 5, Ridgewood Pearl S (G3), Brownstown S (G3), Cooley S, Garnet S, 2nd Oak Tree S (G3), Glencairn S, Fairy Bridge S, Garnet S, 3rd Ridgewood Pearl S (G3), Waterford Testimonial S. Dam of 1 winner:

LUCENT DREAM (g Teofilo) 3 wins at 6, 2017.

3rd dam: CHARITA by Lycius. 2 wins at 2 and 4, Garnet S. Dam of 5 winners:

CHEYENNE STAR (f Mujahid) Group winner, see above.

HERNE BAY (g Hernando) 3 wins at 3 and 4.

CANDYCAKES (f Cape Cross) Winner at 3.

SILENT SECRET (f Dubai Destination) Winner at 2.

VIVACHI (f Red Ransom) Winner at 3.

Boa Estrela (f Intikhab) Unraced. Dam of:

GORDON LORD BYRON (g Byron) Champion Older Male Sprinter in Ireland, twice, Sprint Cup (G1), Prix de la Foret (G1), George Ryder S (G1), British Champions Sprint S (G2), Minstrel S (G2), Greenlands S (G2), Minstrel S (G3), Desmond S (G3), Belgrave S, City of York S, 2nd Prix de la Foret (G1), twice, Sprint Cup (G1), twice, Phoenix Sprint S (G3), Renaissance S (G3), Minstrel S (G3), Owenstown Stud S, Belgrave S, 3rd Prix Maurice de Gheest (G1), twice, Challenge S (G2), Duke of York S (G2), Solonaway S (G2), Renaissance S (G3), Phoenix Sprint S (G3).

Ulanova (f Noverre) Unraced. Dam of:

Avomcic (f Avonbridge) 2nd Criterium Labronico, 3rd Premio Nogara.

4th dam: Seme de Lys by Slew O’ Gold. Placed at 2. Dam of 5 winners:

STANOTT (c Mukaddamah) Premio Emilio Turati (G2), Premio Nearco, 2nd Premio Vittorio di Capua (G1), Premio d’Estate, Hambleton S.

CHARITA (f Lycius) Black Type winner, see above.

Silence Of Night (f Bluebird) 2nd Premio Divino Amore.

Stud record
Barney Roy stands his first season in 2018.

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 1 1 - - -
Three 6 2 2 1 -
Total 7 3 2 1 -

At 2

1st
Maiden race, 8f, Haydock Park, by 3¾l.

At 3

1st
St James’s Palace S (G1), 8f, Royal Ascot, new course record 1:37.22, beating Lancaster Bomber, Thunder Snow, Churchill, Forest Ranger, Rivet, Mr Scaramanga, Peace Envoy.
1st
Greenham S (G3), 7f, Newbury, by 2l, beating Dream Castle, Zainhom, Kings Gift, Sea Fox, Make Time, Mr Scaramanga, War Secretary.
2nd
2,000 Guineas (G1), 8f, Newmarket, to Churchill, beating Al Wukair, Lancaster Bomber, Dream Castle, Eminent, Top Score, Spirit Of Valor, Larchmont Lad, Law And Order.
2nd
Eclipse S (G1), 10f, Sandown Park, by a nose, to Ulysses, beating Desert Encounter, Cliffs Of Moher, Eminent, Decorated Knight, Lightning Spear, Salouen, Taj Mahal.
3rd
Juddmonte International S (G1), 10½f, York, to Ulysses, Churchill, beating Cliffs Of Moher, Decorated Knight, Shutter Speed, My Dream Boat.

Timeform 126

Video footage

St James’s Palace S (G1), 8f, Royal Ascot, 20 June 2017
Greenham S (G3), 7f, Newbury, 22 April 2017
Eclipse S (G1), 10f, Sandown Park, 08 July 2017
Maiden race, 8f, Haydock Park, 24 September 2016

News

Fastest-ever St James's Palace winner joins grandsire on Darley roster

Barney Roy, who broke the course record when triumphing in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot, has been retire

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