Buratino

Ch 2013 16.0HH (1.62M)
By Exceed And Excel – Bergamask (Kingmambo)
€5,000 CLUB terms. Standing at Kildangan Stud, Co Kildare
Hard-working high-achiever at two who won in March on the first day of the season, took the G2 Coventry decisively beating Air Force Blue and was hard on the heels of Shalaa in the G1 Middle Park. The best European two-year-old by Exceed And Excel, also sire of leading young sire Helmet, from the family of top sire Danehill Dancer.

Pedigree

BURATINO

EXCEED AND EXCEL

DANEHILL

DANZIG

NORTHERN DANCER

PAS DE NOM

RAZYANA

HIS MAJESTY

SPRING ADIEU

PATRONA

LOMOND

NORTHERN DANCER

MY CHARMER

GLADIOLUS

WATCH YOUR STEP

BACK BRITCHES

BERGAMASK

KINGMAMBO

MR PROSPECTOR

RAISE A NATIVE

GOLD DIGGER

MIESQUE

NUREYEV

PASADOBLE

ADONESQUE

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

FAIRY BRIDGE

MIRA ADONDE

SHARPEN UP

LETTRE D'AMOUR

By EXCEED AND EXCEL (2000) Champion Sprinter in Australia, Newmarket H (G1), Dubai Racing Club Cup (G1), Up And Coming S (G2), Royal Sovereign S (G2), etc. Sire of 1,701 foals aged three and up, including BURATINO, FULBRIGHT, HELMET, KUROSHIO, OUTSTRIP, SIDESTEP, AMBER SKY, EARTHQUAKE, EXCELEBRATION, FLAMBERGE, GUELPH, MARGOT DID, OVERREACH, REWARD FOR EFFORT, JABALI, CALLIOPE, HEADWATER, KINGLIKE, WILANDER, etc.

1st dam: Bergamask by Kingmambo. 3 wins (8f-8¼f) at 3, 3rd Prix Petite Etoile. Dam of 7 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners:

BURATINO (c Exceed And Excel) G2 winner, see Race record.

RUGGERO (g Tiger Hill) Winner (12f) at 3.

TAYMA (f Exceed And Excel) Winner (8½f) at 3.

2nd dam: ADONESQUE by Sadler’s Wells. 2 wins (9f-10f) at 3, Blue Wind S, 3rd Meld S (G3). Dam of 6 winners:

Bergamask (f Kingmambo), Black type placed winner, see above.

Busker (c Street Cry) 5 wins, 3 to 6, 3rd Dubai Creek Mile.

FAREEJ (c Kingmambo) 2 wins at 2.

ALDERNEY (f Elusive Quality) Winner at 2.

CHINA CREEK (f Street Cry) Winner at 3.

SPLIT ROCK (g Shamardal) Winner at 2.

3rd dam: Mira Adonde by Sharpen Up. Dam of 7 winners:

DANEHILL DANCER (c Danehill) Champion two-year-old in Ireland, National S (G1), Phoenix S (G1), Greenham S (G3), 2nd Dewhurst S (G1), 3rd Prix Maurice de Gheest (G1). Champion sire.

UNILATERAL (f Rock Of Gibraltar) Firth of Clyde S (G3), 3rd Lowther S (G2).

COLOSSUS (c Danehill) Blenheim S, 2nd Prix Robert Papin (G2). Sire.

ADONESQUE (f Sadler’s Wells), Black type winner, see above.

PLAISIR D’AMOUR (f Danehill) 4 wins at 3. Dam of:

Encosta Belief (g Encosta de Lago) 2nd C S Hayes Debonair S (G3).

FAKHIRA (f Jareer) Winner at 2. Dam of:

AKHIRA (f Emperor Jones) Winner at 4. Dam of: Empress Jain (f Lujain) 3rd Lansdown S.

4th dam: Lettre d’Amour by Caro. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners:

SWORDSMITH (c Diesis) John of Gaunt S, 2nd Premio Sirmione, Ben Marshall S, 3rd Leicestershire S.

Meiner Messer (c Diesis) 3rd Tokyo Sports Hai Sansai S.

Nuit Chaud (f Woodman) Dam of:

Hallhoo (g Indian Ridge) 2nd Fairway S.

Latino l’Amour (f Diesis) Unraced. Grandam of: DARCI’S DREAM (f Darci Brahma) Canterbury Belle S, 2nd New Zealand 1,000 Guineas (G1); WINDBORNE (f Darci Brahma) Canterbury Belle S, Murdoch Newell S, 3rd Mr Tiz Trophy (G3).

 

Stud record

Buratino stands his first season in 2017.

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 8 4 2 2 -
Three 5 - - - 1
Total 13 4 2 2 1

At 2

1st
Coventry S (G2), 6f, Royal Ascot, by 2l, beating Air Force Blue, Eltezam, Ode To Evening, Round Two, First Selection, Black Beach.
1st
Woodcote S, 6f, Epsom, by 6l, beating Nelspruit, Just Emma.
1st
Novice race, 6f, Newmarket, beating Gifted Master.
1st
Maiden race, 5f, Chelmsford City, by 3½l, beating Yeah Baby Yeah, Lil’s Joy.
2nd
Middle Park S (G1), 6f, Newmarket, by ½l, to Shalaa, beating Steady Pace, Ajaya, Rouleau, Madrinho.
2nd
National S, 5f, Sandown Park, to King Of Rooks, beating Steady Pace, Areen.
3rd
Phoenix S (G1), 6f, Curragh, to Air Force Blue, Washington DC, beating Painted Cliffs, Rockaway Valley, Sixth Sense.

At 3

4th
Sandy Lane S (G2), 6f, Haydock Park, to Quiet Reflection, Donjuan Triumphant, Gifted Master, beating La Rioja, Ajaya, Gracious John.

Timeform 118

Video footage

Coventry S (G2), 6f, Royal Ascot, 16 June 2015
Middle Park S (G1), 6f, Newmarket, 26 September 2015
Woodcote S, 6f, Epsom, 06 June 2015

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