New Approach

Ch 2005 16.2HH (1.68M)
By Galileo – Park Express (Ahonoora)
Magnificent European Champion at two and three. The brilliant Dawn Approach is one of three excellent first-crop G1 winners. The first stallion ever to sire three juvenile Royal Ascot Stakes winners in the same year. Yearlings sold for up to £420,000 in 2015 and averaged £162,000.

Buyers’ Guide

Pedigree

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 2,006 foals aged three and up, including NEW APPROACH, TEOFILO, ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA, BALLYDOYLE, CAPE BLANCO, FOUND, FRANKEL, GALIKOVA, GLENEAGLES, GREAT HEAVENS, HIGHLAND REEL, INTELLO, KINGSBARNS, MAGICIAN, MINDING, MONDIALISTE, NATHANIAL, NOBLE MISSION, ORDER OF ST GEORGE, RED ROCKS, RIP VAN WINKLE, RODERIC O’CONNOR, RULER OF THE WORLD, SEVILLE, SIXTIES ICON, SOLDIER OF FORTUNE, TREASURE BEACH, WAS, 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).

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).

Race record

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

Best progeny

Current juveniles

SPATIAL 2014F Nayef 95p
Winner (7.1f) at 2, £5,876.
AKHLAAQ 2014C Oasis Dream 90p
Winner (6.1f) at 2, £4,528.
LONDINIUM 2014C Pennekamp 86p
2 wins (7.1f) at 2, £9,770.
MUJAAZY 2014F Mr Greeley 84p
Winner (8.1f) at 2, £11,477.

Successful trainers

J Bolger: Dawn Approach (G1w), Herald The Dawn (G2wG1p), Bunairgead (LRwG3p), Glamourous Approach (LRw), Parish Boy (LRw) and Ceisteach (LRp)
R Beckett: Talent (G1w)
J Gosden: Sultanina (G1w), Newfangled (G3w) and Pretzel (LRp)
Mrs K Burke: Libertarian (G2wG1p)
L Cumani: Connecticut (G2w)
H Morrison: Nearly Caught (G2w)
A Fabre: Elliptique (G3w)
A Wohler: Potemkin (G3w)
R Varian: Mount Logan (LRw)

Successful agents

C Gordon-Watson BS: Connecticut (G2w) and Mount Logan (LRw)
Oak Tree Farm: Nearly Caught (G2w)
M Botti: Scighera (G2p)
Shadwell Estates: Rasmeyaa (G3p)
C Marnane: Centurius (LRp)
Geoffrey Howson Bloodstock: Bright Approach (LRp)
Peter & Ross Doyle BS: Broadway Duchess (LRp)

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Video footage

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

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