6th Mar 2018
The Irish National Stud are delighted to announce that the first four mares covered by Irish Champions Stakes winner DECORATED KNIGHT have been scanned in foal.
The multiple Group 1 winning son of Champion Sire Galileo, from the immediate family of Giant’s Causeway, Gleneagles, Happily and Freud has proven extremely popular in his first year at stud. He caught the eye of breeders with his profile but his free flowing walk and strong physical have only added to the excitement.
Decorated Knight has fantastic home support from both the Irish National Stud and his Owner Breeders Blue Diamond Stud with high class mares visiting the Tattersalls Gold Cup winner. Both operations are eagerly looking forward to seeing and supporting his first foals arrive and hit the sales ring in 2019.
The first four mares scanned in foal to Decorated Knight are below and give an indication of strength of his first book.
Katch Me Katie dam of Gr.2 Lonsdale Cup winner Pale Mimosa and Multiple Stakes winner Nearly Caught.
Cosmopolitan Girl a winning daughter of Gr.3 placed Absolute Music.
Charming Loza half-sister to stakes placed Bournemouth Belle, from the family of High Heeled and Champion Just The Judge.
Native PIcture – A Kodiac half sis to sprinting sensation and Gr.1 Golden Jubilee and dual Temple Stakes winner KINGSGATE NATIVE. Her 2017 yearling was a 140,000gns yearling sold to Shadwell at Tattersalls.
Decorated Knight stands for €15,000 at the Irish National Stud, to book a nomination call +353 45 521251.