• Bay 2004 15.2 1⁄2 hh
  • Danehill x L’On Vite (by Secretariat)
  • Distances won over: 1200m | 1400m

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The most successful shuttle sire to ever visit Queensland, Holy Roman Emperor is the sire of seven individual Group I winners in seven different countries.

A dual Group I winner that raced only at two, Holy Roman Emperor has sired no fewer than 55 stakes-winners worldwide headed by Caulfield Cup and dual Derby winner Mongolian Khan, HK superstar Designs on Rome, globetrotting sprinter Rich Tapestry, Thousand Guineas heroines Homecoming Queen (UK) and Rollout Thecarpet (NZ) as well as brilliantly fast Australian mare Angelic Light.

A member of the famed Franfreluche family, like champion Australian sires Encosta de Lago and Flying Spur, Holy Roman Emperor has proven himself with the daughters of a wide variety of sires.

  • The best Northern Hemisphere 2 year old son of Danehill
  • Champion Stallion in Hong Kong
  • Proven stallion in both hemispheres
  • Versatile sire of Group I winning sprinters, milers and stayers
  • Progeny earnings in excess of $67m
HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR (IRE) DANEHILL (USA) Danzig Northern Dancer Nearctic
Pas de Nom Admiral’s Voyage
 Razyana His Majesty Ribot
Flower Bowl
Spring Adieu Buckpasser
L’ON VITE (USA) Secretariat Bold Ruler Nasrullah
Miss Disco
Somethingroyal Princequillo
Fanfreluche Northern Dancer Nearctic
Ciboulette Chop Chop
Windy Answer

(in Great Britain, Ireland, France)

Age Runs 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2 7 4 2 £408,264
Totals: 7 4 2 £408,264
1stPrix Jean-Luc Lagardere – Gr.1, 7f., Longchamp by 2 lengths from Battle Paint & Vital Equine (Champagne S.-Gr.2) in record time.
1stPhoenix Stakes – Gr.1, 6f., Curragh by 1¾ lengths from Hellvelyn (Coventry S.-Gr.2) and Miss Beatrix (Moyglare Stud S.-Gr.1).
1stRailway Stakes – Gr.2, 6f., Curragh by ¾ length from Drayton (dual SW), Excellent Art (St James’s Palace S.-Gr.1) and Creachadoir (Gr.1 winner).
1stMaiden, 6f., Leopardstown by 1½ lengths.
2ndNational Stakes – Gr.1, 7f., Curragh beaten 1¼ lengths by Teofilo.
2ndDewhurst Stakes – Gr.1, 7f., Newmarket beaten a head by Teofilo and defeating the Gr.2 winners Strategic Prince, Vital Equine, Hamoody and Halicarnassus.

Champion 2YO in France.
Annual Timeform Rating: 125

DESIGNS ON ROME (7) 2016 Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup Gr1 2000m
2015 Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup Gr1 2000m
2014 Longines Hong Kong Cup Gr1 2000m
2014 HKJC Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup Gr1 2000m
2014 Hong Kong Classic Cup HK-1 2000m
2014 BMW Hong Kong Derby HK-1 2000m
2015 HKJC Centenary Vase HK-3 2000m
MONGOLIAN KHAN (6) 2015 MRC Caulfield Cup Gr1 2400m
2015 ATC Australian Derby Gr1 2400m
2015 ARC New Zealand Derby Gr1 2400m
2015 ARC Avondale Guineas Gr2 2100m
2015 Waikato Guineas Gr2 2000m
2014 ARC Champion Stakes Prelude L 2100m
ROLLOUT THE CARPET (2) 2012 New Zealand 1000 Guineas Gr1 1600m
2012 Matamata Breeders’ Stakes Gr2 1200m
RICH TAPESTRY (4) 2014 Santa Anita Sprint Championship Stakes Gr1 1200m
2013 HKJC Sprint Cup HK-2 1200m
2016 Meydan Al Shindagha Sprint Gr3 1200m
2014 Meydan Mahab Al Shimaal Stakes Gr3 1200m
BEAUTY ONLY (2) 2015 Hong Kong Classic Mile HK-1 1600m
2016 HKJC Chairman’s Trophy HK-2 1600m
ANGELIC LIGHT (2) 2014 MVRC Ian McEwen Stakes Gr2 1000m
2012 MVRC William Crockett Stakes LR 1200m
CHARLES THE GREAT (3) 2013 HKJC BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Sprint Gr2 1200m
2014 HKJC Sprint Cup HK-2 1200m
2013 HKJC Sha Tin Vase HK-3 1200m
EMPEROR MAX (4) 2014 Singapore TC Stewards’ Cup SGP-2 1400m
2015 Singapore TC Garden City Trophy SGP-3 1200m
2015 Singapore TC Kranji Sprint SGP-3 1200m
2014 Singapore TC Saas Fee Stakes SGP-3 1400m
OCTAVIA (2) 2013 MRC WW Cockram Stakes Gr3 1200m
2013 MRC Kevin Hayes Stakes L 1200m
HONORIUS (1) 2013 ATC Craven Plate Gr3 2000m
BASS STRAIGHT (1) 2014 WATC RJ Peters Stakes Gr3 1500m
DIVINE TEN (1) 2014 HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy HK-3 1000m
EMPEROR’S BANQUET (1) 2015 Singapore TC Fortune Bowl SGP-3 2000m
HOLY EMPIRE (1) 2013 Singapore TC Saas Fee Stakes SGP-3 1400m
SHEIDEL (1) 2016 MRC Bel Esprit Stakes LR 1100m

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