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Cavallieri

CAVALIERI
Sire Gaius
Dam Beycheville
Grandsire Sallust
Damsire Uncle Remus
Gender Colt
Foaled 1988
Country New Zealand
Color Chestnut
Breeder P J & P M Vela
Owner L K Laxon, S Shew, F & Mrs Z Sing
Trainer L K Laxon
Record 42:3-4-3
Earnings $376,187
Summary
CAVALIERI is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Beycheville by Gaius. He was born around 1988 in New Zealand, and was bred by P J & P M Vela.
Major wins
New Zealand Derby (1991)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on July 3, 2007

Cavallieri is a thoroughbred racehorse only known for winning the 1991 New Zealand Derby, when he defeated subsequent champion racehorse Veandercross. He also ran third in the 1992 AJC Australian Derby behind Naturalism and Veandercross.

Cavallieri was a one-paced stayer, and never tasted the same glory again, retiring with just three wins to his name after poor showings in several major staying races. He stood at stud in New Zealand briefly before being sold overseas.

He is a son of the relatively obscure stallion Gaius.

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