Manduro

€7,000 B/Br 2002 16.0¾HH (1.64M)
By Monsun – Mandellicht (Be My Guest)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Haras du Logis, Normandy
Brilliant Horse of the Year and Timeform world Champion. Sire of Vazirabad, the best stayer in France, top-flight juveniles Mandaean and French Champion Ultra, plus G1-winning fillies Ribbons and Charity Line.

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Son of Manduro notches his third straight victory in the prestigious race

The brilliant Vazirabad added yet another sterling accomplishment to his resume when he rallied from far back to take the G2 Prix Vicomtesse Vigier for the third consecutive

Second Stakes victory of the season for talented son of Manduro

Time To Choose continued his successful season when he notched his second Stakes victory of the year in the Listed Premio Bereguardo.


Classic-entered Pharrell takes the Longchamp Prix du Jockey Club trial

Manduro’s three-year-old son Pharrell, who is entered in the G1 Prix du Jockey Club, made a winning seasonal debut on Sund


Time To Choose leads home Greg Pass (Raven’s Pass) in the Listed Premio Natale di Roma

Time To Choose, who enjoyed a brilliant 2017 when winning three Stakes races including the G2 Premio Presidente della Repubblica, started his season off in tremendous fa


Five Darley stallions sire Group winners on Dubai World Cup night

Dubai World Cup night is the richest single day of racing in the world and it turned into a banner day for both Godolphin and Darley stallions.


Son of Manduro wins his third straight G2 Dubai Gold Cup in track record time

Manduro’s stunning son Vazirabad won his 12th career Group race when landing the G2 Dubai Gold Cup for the third successiv


First and third for Dubawi as Rare Rhythm flies home at Meydan ahead of Vazirabad (Manduro) and Sheikhzayedroad

Dubawi recorded a new Group winner in eye-catching fashion on Thursday, 1 March when his son Rare Rhythm absolutely flew down the Meyd


All nine of Darley's stallions in France will be on show at Haras du Logis on Sunday 21 January from 10.30am-4pm.

All nine of the Darley stallions in France will be on show on Sunday, 21 January as Haras du Logis throws open its doors to visitors from 10.30am-4pm as part of Normandy’s Route des Etalons.


Daughter of Manduro finds the winner’s circle in her North American debut

Plein Air made her first start in North America a successful one with a wire-to-wire victory in the twelve-furlong Astra Stakes at Santa Anita.


Son of Manduro lands G3 Premio Ribot in determined fashion

Manduro’s four-year-old son Time To Choose has been a superb campaigner for his sire and on Sunday, 29 October, he added a fourth Bla


Best progeny

His winning offspring

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), 8f, Deauville, 12 August 2007
Prix Foy (G2), 12f, Longchamp, 16 September 2007
Prince Of Wales's S (G1), 10f, Ascot, 20 June 2007
Prix d'Ispahan (G1), 9f, Longchamp, 20 May 2007
Preis des Winterfavoriten (G3), 8f, Cologne, 17 October 2004

Watch them go: big wins by his offspring

Vazirabad
Prix du Cadran (G1), 20f, Chantilly, 30 Sep 17
Vazirabad
Prix Royal Oak (G1), 15½f, Saint-Cloud, 23 Oct 2016
Vazirabad
Prix Royal Oak (G1), 15½f, Saint-Cloud, 25 Oct 2015
Ultra
Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (G1), 8f, Longchamp, 04 Oct 2015
Ribbons
Prix Jean Romanet (G1), 10f, Deauville, 24 Aug 2014
Charity Line
Premio Lydia Tesio (G1), 10f, Rome, 27 Oct 2013

Pedigree

What he’s made of...

MANDURO

MONSUN

KONIGSSTUHL

DSCHINGIS KHAN

TAMERLANE

DONNA DIANA

KONIGSKRONUNG

TIEPOLETTO

KRONUNG

MOSELLA

SURUMU

LITERAT

SURAMA

MONASIA

AUTHI

MONACENSIA

MANDELLICHT

BE MY GUEST

NORTHERN DANCER

NEARCTIC

NATALMA

WHAT A TREAT

TUDOR MINSTREL

RARE TREAT

MANDELAUGE

ELEKTRANT

DSCHINGIS KHAN

ELEKTRA

MANDRIALE

NORFOLK

MARIAPOLIS

By MONSUN (1990) Europa Preis (G1), Aral-Pokal (G1), etc. Sire of 757 foals aged three and up, including MANDURO, MASTERSTROKE, ALMANDIN, AMARETTE, ANNA MONDA, ESTIMATE, FIORENTE, FLORIOT, GENTLEWAVE, GETAWAY, GUADALUPE, LE MIRACLE, MAXIOS, NOVELLIST, PROTECTIONIST, ROYAL HIGHNESS, SALVE REGINA, SAMUM, SCHIAPARELLI, SHIROCCO, SILASOL, STACELITA, VADAMOS, etc.

1st dam: Mandellicht by Be My Guest. Winner (7½f) at 3, 3rd Dusseldorfer Stutenpreis der Goritz, Festa Rennen. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners:

MANDURO (c Monsun) Champion, see Race record.

MANDELA (f Acatenango) 3 wins (9f-11f) at 3 and 4, Diana Trial – Las Vegas Slenderella Rennen, 3rd Diana Deutches Derby (G1), Prix de Pomone (G2), Santa Barbara H (G2). Dam of:

WORLD ACE (c Deep Impact) Yomiuri Milers Cup (G2), Kisaragi Sho (G3), Wakaba S, 2nd Satsuki Sho (2000 Guineas) (G1).

MANDURAS (c Tiger Hill) 3 wins (8f-10f) at 4 and 6.

MARASCHINO (c Dashing Blade) Winner (7f) at 2.

MADURA (f Dashing Blade) Winner (8f) at 3.

MANDURA (f Danehill Dancer) Winner (7½f) at 3.

2nd dam: MANDELAUGE by Elektrant. 2 wins (8f-11f) at 2 and 3. Dam of 7 winners:

Mandellicht (f Be My Guest) Black Type placed winner, see above.

MANDEL SET (f Second Set) 3 wins at 4. Dam of:

Marcelli (c Sholokhov) 2nd Dallmayr Prodomo Trophy.

MANDAMOU (f Ela-Mana-Mou) 2 wins at 2 and 4. Dam of:

MANDAHUSH (f Alwuhush) Premio Toscana.

MANDA HILL (f Tiger Hill) Winner. Grandam of: Mary Sun (f Soldier Hollow) 3rd Hoppegartener Sommerpreis.

3rd dam: MANDRIALE by Norfolk. 3 wins, 2 to 4. Dam of 6 winners:

MANDELBAUM (c Konigsstuhl) Mehl-Mulhens Rennen (G2), Zanders Union-Rennen (G2), Dr Busch-Memorial. Sire.

Mandolino (c Kronenkranich) 3rd Preis Vom Gestut Ostenhof-Orsini Rennen.

MENSA (f Lagunas) 2 wins at 3. Dam of:

MAESTOSO (g Dashing Blade) Jean Harzheim Rennen, 2nd Henninger Trophy (G2).

Mensatiger (c Tiger Hill) 2nd Fruhjahrspreis der Bankhaus Metzler (G3).

Conformation

What a looker!

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 2 2 - - -
Three 3 2 - - 1
Four 8 1 3 4 -
Five 5 5 - - -
Total 18 10 3 4 1

At 2 Champion two-year-old in Germany

1st
Preis des Winterfavoriten (G3), 8f, Cologne, by 5l, beating Kahn, Early Wings, Arrow, Kartago.
1st
Maiden race, 7f, Munich.

At 3

1st
Preis der Deutschen Einheit (G3), 10f, Hoppegarten, beating Soldier Hollow, Boule D'Or, Near Honor.
1st
Pferdewetten.de Criterium, 10f, Munich, by 2l, beating Bella Flora.
4th
Premio Roma (G1), 10f, Capannelle, to Soldier Hollow, Without Connexion, Epalo, beating Delfos, Nonno Carlo, Groom Tesse, Vol De Nuit, Altieri.

At 4

1st
Prix d'Harcourt (G2), 10f, Longchamp, beating Corre Caminos, Archange D'Or, Kendor Dine, Gold Sound, Enforcer, Geordieland, Ruwi, Walk In The Park, Alost, Delfos.
2nd
Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), 8f, Deauville, to Librettist, beating Peeress, Stormy River, Ad Valorem, Special Kaldoun, Ramonti, New Girlfriend, Helios Quercus, Kendargent.
2nd
Prix d'Ispahan (G1), 9f, Longchamp, to Laverock, beating Krataios, Archange D'Or, Corre Caminos, Vatori, Turtle Bowl, Helios Quercus, Special Kaldoun, Kendor Dine.
2nd
Prix Dollar (G2), 10f, Longchamp, to Soldier Hollow, beating Boris De Deauville, Sudan, Atlantic Air, Touch Of Land.
3rd
Prince of Wales's S (G1), 10f, Ascot, to Ouija Board, Electrocutionist, beating David Junior, Notnowcato, Corre Caminos, Ace.
3rd
Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (G1), 8f, Longchamp, to Librettist, Stormy River, beating Aussie Rules, Irridescence, Kentucky Dynamite, Quiet Royal, Indesatchel.
3rd
Prix Ganay (G1), 10½f, Longchamp, to Corre Caminos, Royal Highness, beating Pride, Montare, Vatori, Near Honor.

At 5 World Champion; Champion older horse in Europe in 2007

1st
Prince of Wales's S (G1), 10f, Ascot, beating Dylan Thomas, Notnowcato, Red Rocks, Pressing, Sir Percy.
1st
Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), 8f, Deauville, beating Holocene, Turtle Bowl, Toylsome, Stormy River, Lawman.
1st
Prix d'Ispahan (G1), 9f, Longchamp, by 5l, beating Turtle Bowl, Stormy River, Willywell.
1st
Prix Foy (G2), 12f, Longchamp, beating Mandesha, Dragon Dancer, Sommertag, Distant Way.
1st
Earl of Sefton S (G3), 9f, Newmarket, new course record 1:47.26, beating Speciosa, Final Verse, Illustrious Blue, Snoqualmie Boy, Ivy Creek, Dunelight, Imperial Star.

Timeform 135

Manduro’s progeny at the races