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Opera House (horse)

Opera House
Sire Sadler's Wells
Dam Colorspin
Grandsire Northern Dancer
Damsire High Top
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1988
Country Great Britain
Color Bay
Breeder Meon Valley Stud
Owner Sheikh Mohammed
Trainer Michael Stoute
Record 18: 8-4-3
Earnings £737,701 + F1,200,000
Summary
Opera House is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Colorspin by Sadler's Wells. He was born on 1988 in Great Britain, and was bred by Meon Valley Stud.
Major wins
Tattersalls Rogers Gold Cup (1992)
Brigadier Gerard Stakes (1992)
Cumberland Lodge Stakes (1992)
Coronation Cup (1993)
Eclipse Stakes (1993)
K. George VI & Q. Elizabeth Stakes (1993)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on June 25, 2009

Opera House (February 24, 1988 - ) was a thoroughbred racehorse, sired by Sadler's Wells, a son of Northern Dancer, out of Irish Oaks winner Colorspin, a daughter of High Top. He is a full brother to champion stayer Kayf Tara.

Progeny

Daughters/Sons </dt>

  • Nihon Pillow Jupiter (1995), winner of Mile Championship Nambu Hai (Domestic GI) (1999)
  • Meisho Samson (2003), winner of Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas) (Domestic GI) (2006), Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby) (Domestic GI) (2006), Tenno Sho (spring) (GI) (2007) and Tenno Sho (autumn) (GI) (2007).

Pedigree

Pedigree of Opera House
Sire
Sadler's Wells
Northern Dancer Nearctic Nearco
Lady Angela
Natalma Native Dancer
Almahmoud
Fairy Bridge Bold Reason Hail to Reason
Lalun
Special Forli
Thong
Dam
Colorspin
High Top Derring-Do Darius
Sipsey Bridge
Camenae Vimy
Madrilene
Reprocolor Jimmy Reppin Midsummer Night
Sweet Molly
Blue Queen Majority Blue
Hill Queen



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