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Woodman (horse)

Woodman
Sire Mr. Prospector
Dam Playmate
Grandsire Raise A Native
Damsire Buckpasser
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1983
Country United States
Color Chestnut
Breeder Warner L. Jones, Jr. & Eward A. Cox, Jr.
Owner Robert Sangster
Trainer Vincent O'Brien
Record 5: 3-0-1
Earnings US$32,011 (Equivalent)
Summary
Woodman is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Playmate by Mr. Prospector. He was born around 1983 in the United States, and was bred by Warner L. Jones, Jr. & Eward A. Cox, Jr..
Major wins
Futurity Stakes (1985)
Anglesey Stakes (1985)
Awards
Champion 2-year-old colt in Ireland
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Woodman (1983-2007) was an American-bred Thoroughbred racehorse who raced in Ireland but who is best known as a sire of a number of important racehorses.

A descendant of the great sire Nearco through both his dam, Playmate, and his Champion sire, Mr. Prospector, Woodman was a Champion 2-year-old colt in Ireland but was retired to stud duty after five races. Returned to the United States, he stood at Ashford Stud in Versailles, Kentucky. Among his offspring, Woodman sired:

  • Hawk Wing - top two-year old of 2001 in the United Kingdom and Ireland

Woodman was the damsire of Wando, the 2003 Canadian Triple Crown champion, and of Kinsale King, winner of the 2010 Dubai Golden Shaheen.

At age twenty-four, Woodman was humanely euthanized due to the infirmities of old age on July 19, 2007.

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