Ghaiyyath

€30,000 B 2015 16.2HH (1.68M)
Dubawi – Nightime (Galileo)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Kildangan Stud, Co Kildare
The highest-rated horse in the world and the best son of Dubawi out of Galileo’s first Classic winner. A Group-winning two-year-old who posted three of the top four Timeform performances of 2020, beating Enable in the G1 Eclipse and Magical in the G1 International.

Pedigree

GHAIYYATH

DUBAWI

DUBAI MILLENNIUM

SEEKING THE GOLD

MR PROSPECTOR

CON GAME

COLORADO DANCER

SHAREEF DANCER

FALL ASPEN

ZOMORADAH

DEPLOY

SHIRLEY HEIGHTS

SLIGHTLY DANGEROUS

JAWAHER

DANCING BRAVE

HIGH TERN

NIGHTIME

GALILEO

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

FAIRY BRIDGE

URBAN SEA

MISWAKI

ALLEGRETTA

CAUMSHINAUN

INDIAN RIDGE

AHONOORA

HILLBROW

RIDGE POOL

BLUEBIRD

CASTING COUCH

By DUBAWI (2002) Prix Jacques Le Marois (G1), Irish 2,000 Guineas (G1), National S (G1), etc. Sire of 1,505 foals aged three and up, including GHAIYYATH, HUNTER’S LIGHT, NIGHT OF THUNDER, POSTPONED, TOO DARN HOT, AKEED MOFEED, AL KAZEEM, ALMANAAR, ARABIAN QUEEN, BATEEL, BENBATL, CORONET, ERUPT, JOURNEY, LORD NORTH, LUCKY NINE, MAKFI, MONTEROSSO, NEW BAY, OLD PERSIAN, POET’S VOICE, PRINCE BISHOP, QUORTO, SPACE BLUES, THE REVENANT, WALDPARK, WILD ILLUSION, WUHEIDA, ZARAK, etc.

1st dam: NIGHTIME by Galileo. 2 wins (8f-8¾f) at 3, Irish 1,000 Guineas (G1). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners:

GHAIYYATH (c Dubawi) Champion, see Race record.

ZHUKOVA (f Fastnet Rock) Champion older filly in Europe, 7 wins (9½f-12f) at 3 to 5, Man O' War S (G1), Blue Wind S (G3), Enterprise S (G3), Alleged S, Noblesse S, Oyster S.

Sleeping Beauty (f Oasis Dream) Winner (10f) at 3, 3rd Salsabil S. Dam of:

Irish Territory (c Declaration of War) 2nd With Anticipation S (G3).

NEW YEAR'S NIGHT (g Raven's Pass) 3 wins (8½f-12f) at 3 and 4.

MIDNIGHT FAIR (f Raven's Pass) 2 wins (10½f-11f) at 3.

2nd dam: CAUMSHINAUN by Indian Ridge. Champion older mare in Ireland, 5 wins (6f-8f) at 3 and 4, Platinum S. Dam of 8 winners:

NIGHTIME (f Galileo) Group winner, see above.

Mermaid Island (f Mujadil) Winner at 2, 2nd Victor McCalmont Memorial S. Dam of:

ONDINA (f Manhattan Rain) Laelia S.

Holy Cow (f Teofilo) 3rd Centaurea S.

STRAIGHT TALK (c Refuse To Bend) 3 wins at 4 and 5.

PHAENOMENA (f Galileo) 2 wins at 3. Dam of:

KING OF KOJI (c Lord Kanaloa) Meguro Kinen (G2).

Harajuku (f Deep Impact) 2nd Prix d’Aumale (G3).

OLYMPIAD (g Galileo) 2 wins at 4.

GUNGA DIN (c Green Desert) 2 wins at 4 and 5.

SEAGULL (f Sea the Stars) Winner at 3. Dam of:

WASAAYEF (f Kingman) Winner at 2, 2019.

TAJRIBA (f Teofilo) Winner at 3. Dam of:

Wishfully (f Invincible Spirit) 2nd Prix Casimir Delamarre, 3rd Baden-Baden Cup, Preis des Casino Baden-Baden.

3rd dam: RIDGE POOL by Bluebird. Winner at 2. Dam of 2 winners:

CAUMSHINAUN (f Indian Ridge) Champion, see above.

CANDLERIGGS (g Indian Ridge) 2 wins at 2 and 4.

4th dam: CASTING COUCH by Thatching. Winner at 2. Dam of 2 winners:

Captain le Saux (c Persian Heights) 2nd Tattersalls Breeders' S, Premio Avvocato Amedeo Peyron.

Stud record
Ghaiyyath stands his first season in 2021.

Conformation

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 3 2 - 1 -
Three 1 1 - - -
Four 4 2 - 1 -
Five 5 4 1 - -
Total 13 9 1 2 -

At 2

1st
Autumn S (G3), 8f, Newmarket, new Stakes record 1:35.92, by 1¾l, beating Dream Today, Purser, Flag Of Honour, Arbalet, Wafy, Zabriskie.
1st
Maiden race, 8f, Newmarket, by 5l, beating Bombyx.

At 3

1st
Prix du Prince d’Orange (G3), 10f, Longchamp, by 3l, beating Sacred Life, Folamour, Chilean, Aviateur, Stage Magic, Willie John.

At 4 Champion older horse in Germany

1st
Grosser Preis von Baden (G1), 12f, Baden-Baden, by 14l, beating Donjah, Laccario, Colomano, Accon, Akribie, Ashrun, Communique.
1st
Prix d’Harcourt (G2), 10f, Longchamp, by 1½l, beating Soleil Marin, Intellogent, Lucius Tiberius, Volfango, Nocturnal Fox.
3rd
Prix Ganay (G1), 10½f, Longchamp, to Waldgeist, Study Of Man, beating Soleil Marin, Intellogent.

At 5

1st
Juddmonte International S (G1), 10½f, York, by 3l, beating Magical, Lord North, Kameko, Rose Of Kildare.
1st
Eclipse S (G1), 10f, Sandown Park, by 2¼l, beating Enable, Japan, Magic Wand, Deidre, Regal Reality, Bangkok.
1st
Coronation Cup (G1), 12f, Newmarket, new course record 2:25.89, by 2½l, beating Anthony Van Dyck, Stradivarius, Broome, Defoe, Alounak, Desert Encounter.
1st
Dubai Millennium S (G3), 10f, Meydan, by 8½l, beating Spotify, Privilegiado, Certain Lad, Desert Encounter, Royal Meeting.
2nd
Irish Champion S (G1), 10f, Leopardstown, to Magical, beating Armory, Sottsass, Japan, Leo de Fury.

Timeform 133

Video footage

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Juddmonte International S (G1), 10f, York, 19 Aug 2020
Coral-Eclipse S (G1), 10f, Sandown Park, 05 Jul 2020
Coronation Cup (G1), 12f, Newmarket, 05 Jun 2020
Grosser Preis von Baden (G1), 12f, Baden-Baden, 01 Sep 2019
Prix d’Harcourt (G2), 10f, Longchamp, 07 Apr 2019
Dubai Millennium S (G3), 10f, Meydan, 20 Feb 2020
Prix du Prince d’Orange (G3), 10f, Longchamp, 22 Sep 2018
Autumn S (G3), 8f, Newmarket, 14 Oct 2017