New Approach

£30,000 Ch 2005 16.2HH (1.68M)
By Galileo – Park Express (Ahonoora)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Dalham Hall Stud, Newmarket
Magnificent European Champion and Derby winner. His first crop conceived after Dawn Approach and Talent’s Classic wins produced Derby hero Masar and G1 milers Cascadian and Hey Gaman.

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Godolphin’s son of New Approach easily wins the Listed Prix Cavalassur

New Approach sired a new Stakes winner from his exceptional Classic crop on Saturday, 11 August when his son Loxley c

Son of Farhh lands Bahrain Trophy on the opening day of Newmarket’s July meeting from New Approach’s Loxley

Farhh, whose select first crop are enjoying a sensational year, saw his son Wells Farhh Go record his second Group victory in fine styl


Son of New Approach wins the Sandown contest for the second successive season

New Approach’s excellent stayer Nearly Caught landed the Listed Esher Stakes for the second successive season on Sat


Daughter of New Approach takes the Prix de Malleret at Saint-Cloud

Waldlied became the lasted star to emerge from New Approach’s brilliant three-year-old crop when running right away w


Godolphin colt emulates his sire New Approach with a scintillating win in the Epsom Classic, Farhh’s Dee Ex Bee takes second

Ten years after New Approach landed the Derby at Epsom, on Saturday, 2 June his hugely talented son Masar provided both his sire


Bloomfield (Teofilo) leads home Glamorous Approach (New Approach)

Teofilo’s four-year-old daughter Bloomfield has been a wonderfully consistent performer and on Wednesday, 9 May, she added a second s


Best Approach adds further Black Type to his record in Tokyo

Best Approach, a British-bred son of New Approach, added a well-deserved first Stakes win to his record on Saturday, 5 May with


New Approach colt stamps himself as major 2000 Guineas contender

New Approach’s three-year-old son Masar put on a show in the G3 Craven at Newmarket on 19 April, winning by nine lengths and est


Son of New Approach lands the Listed Grand Prix Aufgalopp in Germany

Veneto finished 2017 in storming form when winning the G3 Niederrhein Pokal in November and he carried that forward to the new season when making a perf


New Stakes winner for New Approach as his daughter is victorious in Tasmania

The best performance of her career to date carried four-year-old New Approach filly Gogo Grace to a decisive victory in the G3 B


Best progeny

His winning offspring

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Champion S (G1), 10f, Newmarket, 18 Oct 2008
Derby (G1), 12f, Epsom, 07 Jun 2008
Irish Champion S (G1), 10f, Leopardstown, 07 Sep 2008
Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, 20 Oct 2007
National S (G1), 7f, Curragh, 16 Sep 2007
Futurity S (G2), 7f, Curragh, 25 Aug 2007
Tyros S (G3), 7f, Leopardstown, 28 Jul 2007
EBF C & G Maiden, 7f, Curragh, 15 Jul 2007

Watch them go: big wins by his offspring

Masar
The Derby (G1), 12f, Epsom, 02 Jun 2018
Potemkin
Premio Roma (G1), 10f, Rome, 06 Nov 2016
Elliptique
Bayerisches Zuchtrennen (G1), 10f, Munich, 31 Jul 2016
Sultanina
Nassau S (G1), 9f, Goodwood, 02 Aug 2014
May's Dream
Australasian Oaks (G1), 10f, Morphetteville, 26 Apr 2014
Dawn Approach
St James's Palace S (G1), 8f, Royal Ascot, 18 Jun 2013

Pedigree

What he’s made of...

NEW APPROACH

GALILEO

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

NEARCTIC

NATALMA

FAIRY BRIDGE

BOLD REASON

SPECIAL

URBAN SEA

MISWAKI

MR PROSPECTOR

HOPESPRINGSETERNAL

ALLEGRETTA

LOMBARD

ANATEVKA

PARK EXPRESS

AHONOORA

LORENZACCIO

KLAIRON

PHOENISSA

HELEN NICHOLS

MARTIAL

QUAKER GIRL

MATCHER

MATCH II

TANTIEME

RELANCE III

LACHINE II

GREY SOVEREIGN

LOVED ONE

By GALILEO (1998) Derby S (G1), Irish Derby S (G1), etc. Sire of 2,341 foals aged three and up, including NEW APPROACH, TEOFILO, ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA, CAPE BLANCO, CAPRI, CHURCHILL, CLEMMIE, DEAUVILLE, DECORATED KNIGHT, FOUND, FRANKEL, GLENEAGLES, HAPPILY, HIGHLAND REEL, INTELLO, MAGICIAN, MINDING, NATHANIAL, NOBLE MISSION, RIP VAN WINKLE, RODERIC O’CONNOR, RULER OF THE WORLD, SEVILLE, SIXTIES ICON, SOLDIER OF FORTUNE, THE GURKHA, TREASURE BEACH, ULYSSES, WAS, WINTER, etc.

1st dam: PARK EXPRESS by Ahonoora. Champion two-year-old filly in Ireland, Champion three-year-old filly in England, 5 wins (6f-12f) at 2 and 3, Phoenix Park Champion S (G1), 2nd Yorkshire Oaks (G1), 3rd Champion S (G1). Broodmare of the Year. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 8 winners:

NEW APPROACH (c Galileo) Champion, see Race record.

SHINKO FOREST (c Green Desert) 9 wins (6f) at 3 to 6, Takamatsunomiya Hai (G1), Hankyu Hai (G3), 3rd Takamatsunomiya Hai (G1), twice. Sire.

DAZZLING PARK (f Warning) Champion three-year-old filly in Europe (9½f-11f), 3 wins (8f- 9f) at 2 and 3, Matron S (G3), 2nd Irish Champion S (G1), 3rd 1,000 Guineas (G1). Dam of:

GLINTING DESERT (f Desert Prince) Winner at 2. Dam of: ALFRED NOBEL (c Danehill Dancer) Phoenix S (G1), Railway S (G2). Sire; Stellar Glow (f Sea The Stars) 2nd Hurry Harriet S, Naas Oaks Trial, 3rd C L & M F Weld Park S (G3).

Tycoon King (g Last Tycoon) 7 wins (6f-8f) at 2 to 8, 2nd Prix Montenica.

Alluring Park (f Green Desert) Winner (6f) at 2, 3rd Blenheim S. Dam of:

WAS (f Galileo) Oaks S (G1), 2nd Pretty Polly S (G1).

DOUGLAS MACARTHUR (c Galileo) Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial S (G3), 2nd Ballysax S (G3), 3rd Champions Golden Fleece Juvenile S (G3).

JANOOD (c Medicean) Washington Singer S.

Al Naamah (f Galileo) 2nd Prix Cleopatre (G3), 3rd Prix Minerve (G3).

Park Heiress (f Sadler’s Wells) Unraced. Dam of:

CASTLETHORPE (c Not A Single Doubt) Winter Guineas (G3), East Cape Sprint Cup, 2nd Rising Sun Gold Challenge (G1), Diadem S (G2).

Devout (f Dehere) 2nd Heritage S. Dam of: Anna Sophia (f Oasis Dream) 3rd Smart N Fancy S.

SILENT HEIR (f Sunday Silence) Winner at 4. Dam of: QUIET OASIS (f Oasis Dream) Royal Heroine Mile S (G2), 2nd Gamely S (G1); YOUNG PRETENDER (c Oasis Dream) Prix la Rochette (G3).

Innocent Affair (f Night Shift) Dam of:

King Of Normandy (c Soldier Of Fortune) 3rd Horris Hill S (G3).

2nd dam: Matcher by Match II. Dam of 7 winners:

MYRA’S BEST (f Pampapaul) Firth of Clyde S. Dam of:

FOREST EXPRESS (f Kaaptive Edition) Vanity H (G3).

WAKY NA (f Ahonoora) Schwarzgold Rennen. Dam of: WAKY NAO (c Alzao) Premio Vittorio di Capua (G1). Sire. Grandam of: WAKY LOVE (f Royal Dragon) Grosser Preis von Hannover, 3rd Grosser Preise der Sparkasse Hannover (G2); WAI KEY STAR (c Soldier Hollow) Ittlingen Derby Trial (G3), Preis Audi Zentrum (G3), 2nd Sparkasse Holstein-Cup Hamburg Trophy (G3), 3rd Grosser Preis der Badischen Wirtschaft (G2), Premio Ambrosiano (G3).

Conformation

What a looker!

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 5 5 - - -
Three 6 3 2 1 -
Total 11 8 2 1 -

At 2 Champion two-year-old in Europe

1st
Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, beating Fast Company, Raven's Pass, Rio De La Plata, Luck Money, Hatta Fort, McCartney, Dark Angel.
1st
National S (G1), 7f, Curragh, beating Rio De La Plata, Myboycharlie, Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Famous Name.
1st
Futurity S (G2), 7f, Curragh, by 3l, beating Curtain Call, Henrythenavigator, Warsaw.
1st
Tyros S (G3), 7f, Leopardstown, beating Brazilian Star, Norman Invader.
1st
Maiden S, 7f, Curragh, beating Lucifer Sam.

At 3 Champion three-year-old in Europe

1st
Derby S (G1), 12f, Epsom, beating Tartan Bearer, Casual Conquest, Doctor Freemantle, Washington Irving, Alessandro Volta, Rio De La Plata, Tajaaweed, Curtain Call, Frozen Fire, King Of Rome, Kandahar Run.
1st
Champion S (G1), 10f, Newmarket, by 6l, in a new track record of 2:00.13, beating Twice Over, Linngari, Russian Cross, Traffic Guard, Full Of Gold, Pipedreamer, Hebridean, City Leader.
1st
Irish Champion S (G1), 10f, Leopardstown, beating Traffic Guard, Mores Wells, Multidimensional, Lord Admiral, Red Rock Canyon, She's Our Mark, King Of Rome.
2nd
2,000 Guineas S (G1), 8f, Newmarket, to Henrythenavigator, by a nose, beating Stubbs Art, Raven's Pass, Dream Eater, Stimulation, Plan, Strike The Deal, Ibn Khaldun, Scintillo.
2nd
Irish 2,000 Guineas S (G1), 8f, Curragh, to Henrythenavigator, beating Stubbs Art, Jupiter Pluvius, Nownownow.
3rd
International S (G1), 10f, Newmarket, to Duke Of Marmalade, Phoenix Tower, beating Pipedreamer, Halicarnassus, Championship Point, Red Rock Canyon, Rob Roy.

Timeform 132

New Approach’s progeny at the races