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Daylami

Daylami
Sire Doyoun
Dam Daltawa
Grandsire Mill Reef
Damsire Miswaki
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1994
Country Ireland
Color Gray
Breeder Aga Khan IV
Owner Aga Khan IV
Godolphin Stables (1998-)
Trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre
Saeed bin Suroor (1998-)
Record 19: 11-3-4
Earnings $4,614,762
Summary
Daylami is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Daltawa by Doyoun. He was born around 1994 in Ireland, and was bred by Aga Khan IV.
Major wins
Prix Herod (1996)
Prix de Fontainebleau (1997)
Poule d'Essai des Poulains (1997)
Tattersalls Gold Cup (1998)
Eclipse Stakes (1998)
Man O' War Stakes (1998)
Coronation Cup (1999)
K. George VI & Q. Elizabeth Stakes (1999)
Irish Champion Stakes (1999)
Breeders' Cup Turf (1999)
Awards
U.S. Champion Male Turf Horse (1999)
European Horse of the Year (1999)
European Champion Older Horse (1999)
Timeform rating: 138
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on September 7, 2007

Daylami (born April 20, 1994) is a Thoroughbred Champion racehorse.

A Northern Dancer outcross, Daylami raced for most of his career by Godolphin Racing. He is an Emirates Airline World Champion and winner of seven Group 1 races. Three times in 1999 he defeated arch rival Royal Anthem including in the Breeders' Cup Turf at Gulfstream Park in Florida. His 1999 performances earned him the United States' Eclipse Award for Outstanding Male Turf Horse and was voted the Cartier Racing Award's European Horse of the Year.

Through a joint ownership between his breeder, the Aga Khan IV, and Darley Stud, he stood as a sire at the Aga Khan's Gilltown Stud near Kilcullen, Ireland until 2006 when he was sent to his Haras de Bonneval stud at Le Mesnil-Mauger in France.

At the end of November 2006, Daylami was sold to Riethuiskrael Stud of South Africa owned by Altus Joubert, Chairman of the South Africa Thoroughbred Breeders' Association Chairman.

In 2010 Daylami joined Coolagown Stud in Ireland. link title

Among Daylami's progeny is Grey Swallow, winner of the 2004 Irish Derby and 2005 Tattersalls Gold Cup.

Pedigree of Daylami
Sire
Doyoun
Mill Reef Never Bend Nasrullah
Lalun
Milan Mill Princequillo
Virginia Water
Dumka Kashmir II Tudor Melody
Queen of Speed
Faizebad Prince Taj
Floralie
Dam
Daltawa
Miswaki Mr. Prospector Raise a Native
Gold Digger
Hopespringseternal Buckpasser
Rose Bower
Damana Crystal Palace Caro
Hermieres
Denia Crepello
Rose Ness

Photo: Daylami's Conformation

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