Notes for buyers:
NB: All proceeds from the sale of the Honorius Stallion Covers are to be donated to Ronald McDonald House Westmead
Bred to be a Champion Honorius is an impressive stallion with an impeccable pedigree and strong racing credentials that will prove to be popular in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Europe, UK and Singapore, a strong turf stallion that performed at the highest grade Honorius is set to be a future star. He is by proven sire in both hemispheres, HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR, a Coolmore owned sire of ten individual Group 1 winners in seven different countries.
HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR is the sire of 82 stakes winners worldwide including Hong Kong legend BEAUTY ONLY, Caulfield Cup and Dual Derby winner MONGOLIAN KHAN, Hong Kong superstar DESIGNS ON ROME, international sprinter RICH TAPESTRY, Thousand Guineas winners HOMECOMING QUEEN (UK) and ROLLOUT THECARPET (NZ).
Honorius is out of Irish mare, Zarinia, also dam of South African Champion and Horse Of The Year, IGUGU, winner of four Group 1 events and ten races in all.
Like his sire, Honorius was a dual winning 2 year old. Later in his 2 year old season, he demolished his rivals by almost 3 lengths when taking out the Juvenile Stayers at Rosehill over 1800m.
He then went on to run 3rd in the Listed Ming Dynasty and 2nd in the Group 3 Gloaming Stakes to DUNDEEL (NZ) back in 2012.
Honorius added several other stakes placings to his name, running 3rd in the Group 1 Champion Stakes again to DUNDEEL (NZ) and PROISIR, and then 2nd in the Group 3 Robinson Stakes to HVASSTAN.
In late 2013, Honorius also picked up a Group 3 win in the Craven Plate at Randwick, beating MASKED MARVEL (GB) and VAQUERA (NZ).
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|Bay horse||Foaled 2009|
Holy Roman Emperor
Pas de Nom
|L’On Vite||Secretariat||Bold Ruler|
|Crafty Example||Crafty Prospector|
|By HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR (IRE) (B. 2004 – Stud NH:2007, SH:2007) Stakes-winner; won 4 races and $1,021,601 inc. Longchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere – Grand Criterium[G1], Curragh Phoenix S. [G1]; sire of 85 SWs (13 G1) inc.Mongolian Khan, Designs on Rome, Romanised, Maraton, Beauty Only, Glorious Empire,Well Timed, Rollout the Carpet, Sheidel, Rich Tapestry, Homecoming Queen, Morandi,Salto Olimpico, Banimpire, Mango Diva, Lluvia de Plata, Parvaneh, Charles the Great,Angelic Light, Say It Again, Rich Legacy, Amarillo, Leitir Mor, Maureen, etc.|
|1st DAMZARINIA (IRE), by Intikhab. Unraced. Dam of 9 living foals, 6 raced, 5 winners–IGUGU (f. by Galileo (IRE)). 10 wins 1200 to 2450 m. and $967,893 inc. Durban TC Durban July [G1], Western Province RC J and B Metropolitan H. [G1], Turffontein RC SA Fillies Classic [G1], Durban TC Woolavington 2000 [G1], Turffontein RC South Africa Oaks [G2], Gauteng Fillies Guineas [G2], Ipi Tombe Challenge [G2], Joburg Spring Fillies and Mares Challenge [G3]. 2d Western Province RC Cape Fillies Guineas [G1], Newmarket Rosemary S. [L]. 3d Meydan Balanchine [G2]. Producer.HONORIUS (c. by Holy Roman Emperor (IRE)). 4 wins – 2 at 2 – 1400 to 2000 m. and $565,750. ATC Craven Plate [G3], Calmsley Hill City Farm Juvenile Stayer, Clubsnsw Spring Preview, Australian Turf Club Handicap. 2d ATC Gloaming S. [G3], MRC Norman Robinson S. [G3], ATC Frank Packer Plate [G3], Kingston Town S. [G3]. 3d BRC Queensland Derby [G1], ATC Spring Champion S. [G1], BRC Grand Prix S. [G3], Tattersalls Club (nsw) Ming Dynasty Quality H. [L]. 4th MRC Coongy H. [G3], Coongy H. [G3], ATC Carbine Club S. [G3].NGAGA (f. by Fastnet Rock). 4 wins 1200 to 2000 m. Durban TC East Coast Cup [L], Western Province RC Summer of Champions Fm 76 Handicap, World Sports Betting Khayelitsha Now Open Fm 70 Handicap, Welcome to Kenilworth Maiden Plate. 2d Western Province RC Ladies Mile [L], Stormsvlei Mile [L]. 3d Western Province RC Final Fling S. [G3].Sweet Fire (f. by Shamardal (USA)). 4 wins 1500 to 1800 m. and $231,750. ATC Tab Rewards Handicap, More Than Ready @ Vinery Handicap, Hyland Race Colours Plate, Tab Place Multi Handicap. 3d ATC Epona S. [G3].LAVISH LIFESTYLE (f. by Holy Roman Emperor (IRE)). 1 win at 2150 m.Gayika (f. by Galileo (IRE)). Unraced. Dam of 4 winners inc.-TARKA (c. by All Too Hard). 3 wins at 1500, 1600 m. and $216,950. ATC Stan Fox S. [G2], Tab, Tab.Com.Au H. 2d ATC Gloaming S. [G3]. 4th ATC Spring Champion S. [G1].|
|2nd DAMZARILIYA, by Darshaan. 1 win at 12 1/4 f. in Great Britain. Sister to ZAYYANI. Sister-in-blood to ZAFADOLA (Curragh Oaks Trial [L]. 2d Curragh Blandford S. [G2]). Three-quarter sister-in-blood to Zarlana. Dam of 7 foals, 4 raced, 3 winners inc.-ZARIYNA. 3 wins 9 f. to 1 1/4 m. inc. Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Fillies Handicap, Curragh O’Briens Wines Handicap.|
|3rd DAMZARIYA, by Blushing Groom. 2 wins at 7 f. at 2 in Great Britain. Half-sister to Zareef, Zallaka. Dam of 11 foals, 6 raced, 5 winners inc.-ZAYYANI (c. by Darshaan). 3 wins at 7, 9 f. and $150,405 inc. Newbury Greenham S. [G3]. 2d Royal Ascot King Edward VII S. [G2]. 4th Newmarket Dewhurst S. [G1]. Sire.ZERZAYA. 4 wins at 1 1/4 m. inc. Newmarket David Hedges Memorial Trophy, Goodwood Charlton Hunt H. Dam of 4 winners inc.-ZERPOUR (c. by Darshaan). 7 wins 1400 to 2500 m. and $364,773 inc. VRC Queen Elizabeth S. [G2], Werribee Cup [L], QTC Eton Hall Class 6 H., Seekers Gold Class 4 H., Newmarket Ngk Spark Plugs Maiden S. 2d MRC Sandown Classic [G2], Eclipse S. [G3]. 3d VRC March S. [L]. 4th MRC St George S. [G2], Coongy H. [G3]. Sire.ZAFZALA (f. by Kahyasi). 2 wins at 6 f., 1 1/2 m. inc. Leopardstown Ballyroan S. [L]. 2d Curragh Pretty Polly S. [G2], Blenheim S. [L], Athasi S. [L]. 3d Longchamp Prix de Royallieu [G2]. 4th Curragh Blandford S. [G2]. Dam of 3 winners inc.-Zafaraniya (f. by Doyoun). 1 win at 1 m. 3d Curragh Silver S. [L]. 4th Curragh Irish Oaks [G1]. Producer.Zafayana. Started once. Dam of 4 winners inc.-Zafayra (f. by Nayef). 1 win at 1 m. 2d Gowran Park Victor McCalmont Memorial S. [L].Zabadi (g. by Shahrastani). 2 wins at 7 f. 2d Leopardstown Ballysax S. [L].Ziya. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners inc.-Hello Fuji (f. by Dansili). 3 wins – 2 at 2 – at 1200, 1500 m. inc. Deauville Prix de la Durdent. 2d La Teste de Buch Criterium du Bequet [L], Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Maysel. 4th Toulouse Prix Aymeri de Mauleon [L]. Producer.Zariysha. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners inc.-ZAFFRANI. 1 win at 7 3/4 f. at 2 and $52,749 in Ireland. 4th Doncaster May Hill S. [G3], Curragh Debutante S. [G3]. Dam of 3 winners inc.-HIGH ZAFF. 2 wins at 1400, 2200 m. in Italy. Dam of 2 winners inc.-SIR ANDREW (c. by Polan). 8 wins 1400 to 1800 m. and $5,089,172 inc. Sha Tin Stewards’ Cup [G1], Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup [G1], Premier Plate [HK-3], The Sha Tin Mile Trophy, Macau H, Pacific Ocean H. 2d Sha Tin Hong Kong Mile [G1], Jockey Club Mile [G2], Ladies’ Purse [G3], Bordeaux le Bouscat Grand Criterium de Bordeaux [L]. 3d Sha Tin Hong Kong Mile [G1], Champions Mile [G1], Chantilly Prix Jean Prat [G1], Sha Tin The Chinese Club Challenge Cup [G3], Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel [G3].Puritanical. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners inc.-THANK YOU BYE BYE (f. by Zanzibari). 6 wins – 2 at 2 – 1400 to 2200 m. and $282,068 inc. Chantilly Prix Casimir Delamarre [L], Saint-Cloud Prix Querido. 2d Marseille Borely La Coupe de Marseille [L], Clairefontaine Prix Luth Enchantee [L], Fontainebleau Grand Prix de Fontainebleau [L]. 3d Chantilly Prix d’Aumale [G3], Saint-Cloud Prix Zarkava [L]. 4th Chantilly Prix Charles Laffitte [L], Prix Casimir Delamarre [L].|
|Race Record: 45 Starts. 4-5-4 $565,750.|
Won ATC Craven Plate [G3] (2000 m.),Australian Turf Club Handicap (1550 m.),Calmsley Hill City Farm Juvenile Stayer (1800 m.),Clubsnsw Spring Preview (1400 m.).2d MRC Norman Robinson S. [G3],ATC Gloaming S. [G3],Frank Packer Plate [G3],Kingston Town S. [G3],Octagonal Handicap.3d BRC Queensland Derby [G1],ATC Spring Champion S. [G1],BRC Grand Prix S. [G3],Tattersalls Club (nsw) Ming Dynasty Quality H. [L].4th ATC Carbine Club S. [G3],MRC Coongy H. [G3],Coongy H. [G3].
|RACE RECORD BY DATE|
|HONORIUS, B. h. 2009, Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) — Zarinia (IRE), by Intikhab (USA).|
|Race Summary: 45 Starts. 4-5-4 $AUS565,750 in Australia.|
|4 of 7||03-Dec-2011||ATC||Blackwoods Sidchrome H.||1100m||3,200|
|4 of 7||26-Dec-2011||ATC||Australian Turf Club H.||1200m||1,600|
|5 of 11||17-Mar-2012||ATC||Skyline S. [G3]||1200m||2,500|
|5 of 15||07-Apr-2012||ATC||T.L. Baillieu S. [G3]||1400m||2,500|
|7 of 10||21-Apr-2012||ATC||Fernhill H. [L]||1600m||1,000|
|1 of 9||02-May-2012||ATC||Australian Turf Club Handicap||1550m||27,550|
|1 of 9||12-May-2012||ATC||Calmsley Hill City Farm Juvenile Stayer||1800m||62,000|
|3 of 11||08-Sep-2012||Tattersalls Club (||Ming Dynasty Quality H. [L]||1400m||10,000|
|2 of 7||22-Sep-2012||ATC||Gloaming S. [G3]||1800m||40,000|
|3 of 7||06-Oct-2012||ATC||Spring Champion S. [G1]||2000m||40,000|
|2 of 8||20-Oct-2012||MRC||Norman Robinson S. [G3]||2000m||27,000|
|8 of 16||03-Nov-2012||VRC||Victoria Derby [G1]||2500m||30,000|
|8 of 9||16-Feb-2013||ATC||Royal Sovereign S. [G2]||1200m||1,750|
|10 of 10||02-Mar-2013||ATC||Hobartville S. [G2]||1400m||0|
|10 of 10||23-Mar-2013||ATC||Phar Lap S. [G2]||1500m||0|
|4 of 9||13-Apr-2013||ATC||Carbine Club S. [G3]||1600m||6,250|
|2 of 8||27-Apr-2013||ATC||Frank Packer Plate [G3]||2000m||25,000|
|3 of 15||25-May-2013||BRC||Grand Prix S. [G3]||2200m||15,000|
|3 of 18||08-Jun-2013||BRC||Queensland Derby [G1]||2400m||50,000|
|1 of 9||17-Aug-2013||ATC||Clubsnsw Spring Preview||1400m||48,750|
|6 of 13||31-Aug-2013||ATC||Premier’s Cup [L]||1800m||1,000|
|2 of 13||14-Sep-2013||ATC||Kingston Town S. [G3]||2000m||25,000|
|1 of 7||05-Oct-2013||ATC||Craven Plate [G3]||2000m||75,800|
|4 of 10||19-Oct-2013||MRC||Coongy H. [G3]||2000m||6,750|
|10 of 10||08-Feb-2014||ATC||Eatability Handicap||1600m||1,000|
|2 of 12||31-May-2014||ATC||Octagonal Handicap||1400m||16,750|
|5 of 15||16-Aug-2014||ATC||Canterbury Hurlstone Park Rsl Club Handicap||1400m||2,000|
|11 of 12||06-Sep-2014||Tattersalls Club (||Tramway S. [G2]||1400m||0|
|5 of 6||20-Sep-2014||ATC||Hill S. [G2]||2000m||4,000|
|5 of 15||04-Oct-2014||ATC||Epsom H. [G1]||1600m||10,000|
|4 of 10||18-Oct-2014||MRC||Coongy H. [G3]||2000m||6,750|
|10 of 13||07-Feb-2015||ATC||Tab Rewards Handicap||1500m||1,000|
|6 of 13||21-Feb-2015||ATC||Parramatta Cup [L]||1900m||1,250|
|7 of 12||08-Mar-2015||Canberra RC||Canberra Cup [L]||2000m||2,000|
|5 of 10||21-Mar-2015||ATC||N.E. Manion Cup [G3]||2400m||3,000|
|6 of 8||06-Apr-2015||ATC||Chairman’s H. [G2]||2600m||3,000|
|16 of 16||09-May-2015||ATC||Lord Mayor’s Cup [L]||2000m||0|
|9 of 9||12-Dec-2015||VRC||Building Engineering Trophy||1400m||1,800|
|11 of 11||27-Dec-2015||Woodford RC||Mac’s Hotel Woodford Cup||1700m||0|
|10 of 13||10-Sep-2016||VRC||Tontonan S. [L]||1400m||0|
|7 of 11||24-Sep-2016||MRC||Moniek Sambor Tile Importer Handicap||1700m||1,800|
|5 of 9||15-Oct-2016||MRC||Coongy H. [G3]||2000m||3,750|
|4 of 9||02-Nov-2016||Kyneton and Hangin||Kyneton Cup||2000m||5,000|
|11 of 11||27-Nov-2016||Latrobe Valley RC||Ladbrokes Traralgon Cup||1900m||0|
|13 of 13||17-Dec-2016||VRC||Tauto Handicap||2000m||0|
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