"Already a successful sire of sires, there can be no more promising sire son of Acclamation than dual Gr.1 King's Stand Stakes winner Equiano.  He has great credentials:  speed, looks and commerciality."

Bill Oppenheim


SIRE: ACCLAMATION (GB) (by Champion Sire Royal Applause (GB))

Twice winner of Diadem Stakes, Gr.2, second in King’s Stand Stakes, Gr.2 and third in Nunthorpe Stakes, Gr.1.

Champion first-season sire and sire of Gr.1 winners Equiano, subject stallion, and Dark Angel, Middle Park Stakes, Gr.1.  Also sire of Group winners: Harbour Watch (Gr.2), Lidari (GR.2), Lilbourne Lad (Gr.2), Saayerr (GR.2), Alsindi (Gr.3), Angels Will Fall (Gr.3), Hitchens (GR.3), Ponty Acclaim (Gr.3), Talwar (Gr.3).

Sire of sires with Equiano and Dark Angel, a leading young sire of Lethal Force (Gr.1), Alhebayeb (Gr.2), Estidhkaar (Gr.2), Exogenis (Gr.3), Heeraat (Gr.3), Lily's Angel (Gr.3), Mecca's Angel (Gr.3).

1st Dam

ENTENTE CORDIALE (IRE), placed once, Third Conna Maiden at Cork.
dam of 6 winners including -
, (2005 c. by Acclamation (GB)), (subject stallion).
   EVITA PERON (GB), (2011 f. by Pivotal (GB)), won 3 races at 3 & 4 years, 2011 viz
      Valiant Stakes, Ascot L, and Eternal Stakes, Newmarket L, and second Franz-Gunther
      von Gaertner Gedachtnisrennen, Hamburg Gr.3, third Chartwell Stakes, Lingfield Gr.3,
      and fourth German 1000 Guineas, Dusseldorf, Gr.2 .
   ENCORE D'OR (GB), (2012 c. by Oasis Dream (GB)), won 7 races at 2, 4 & 5 years, 2017
      and £125,223 viz Scarborough Stakes, Doncaster L, and third Prix du Cercle, Deauville L.

   ORIFE (IRE), (2007 c. by Marchand de Sable (USA)), won 4 races in France at 2 and 3
      years, 2010 and £57,409.
   ELVIRA DELIGHT (IRE), (2008 f. by Desert Style (IRE)),  won 1 race and placed second
      once at 2 and 4 years, 2011.
   BARAHIR (IRE), (c. by Key of Luck (USA)), 6 wins at 2 and 3 years in Spain, 2007 and
      £34,234, Gran Premio Memorial Javier Piñar Hafner, Seville and Gran Premio Caja Madrid,
      Madrid and placed third Gran Criterium, Madrid.

2nd Dam

Mirmande (USA). Own sister to Aljood.
dam of 4 winners from 7 foals of racing age including -
   HORDAGO (IRE), (c. by Highest Honor (FR)), 2 wins at 2 and 3 years in France; 6 wins over
      jumps in Ireland and in GB, Murphys H’cap Hurdle at Cork L. and second Pertemps Final
      H’cap Hurdle L.

3rd Dam

Secala (USA), won 2 races in U.S.A. at 3 years and placed twice including second in San
   Clementer Stakes, Del Mar, R.
dam of 5 winners including -
   SIR SIMON, won 2 races at 3 years, including Ulster Harp Derby, Down Royal, L.
   Dartrey (IRE), won 1 race at 2 years and placed second in Cheveley Park Stud Sun Chariot
      Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.2 and Tattersalls Musidora Stakes, York, Gr.3.
   Blue Hen Blend, won 1 race at 2 years, placed third in Evelyn Solomon Carna Stakes,
      Naas, L. and Ardoon Stud April Fillies’ Stakes, Curragh L.; Grandam of CRICKET BAT
, won 11 races and £107,304 including Grand-Prix du Sud-Ouest, Toulouse, L.
      Palosanto (FR)
, won 5 races, 2 to 4 years, including second Prix Delahante,
      Marseille Borely, L.
   Aljood, placed 3 times from 4 starts, viz fourth in Prix Marcel Boussac, Longchamp, Gr.1.
   Gemaasheh, unraced; dam of winners.
      Bratt’sstablestar (USA), won 3 races in Canada and U.S.A. at 2 and 3 years and £46,872,
        placed third in Open Minded Stakes, Churchill Downs, L.
      DAMISH GEM (GB), won 1 race in France; dam of PONTY ROSA (IRE), 5 races at 2, 3
        and 5 years, 2009 including Eternal Stakes, warwick, L.

4th Dam

ALADANCER (USA), won 9 races 2 to 4 years in U.S.A. including Firenze H’cap, Aqueduct,
 Gr.2, Linda Vista H’cap, Oaktree, Gr.3, second in Bed O’Roses H’cap, Aqueduct, Gr.2, Del 
 Mar Oaks, Del Mar, Gr.3, Orchid H’cap, Gulfstream Park, Gr.3 and third Top Flight H’cap, 
 Aqueduct, Gr.1.

dam of 6 winners including-
   VIGLIOTTO (USA), won 7 races including O K Gold Bowl, Turffontein, Gr.1; sire.
   VISCOSITY (USA), won 3 races in U.S.A. including Superdrome H’cap, Fair Grounds;
      dam of winners.
   River Lullaby (USA), won 1 race, third Ballylinch &Norelands Stud Stakes, Gowran Park,
      L; dam of winners
      WIXIM (USA), won 3 races viz Sandown Mile Stakes, Sandown Park, Gr.2, placed second
        Prix d’Isphan, Longchamp, Gr.1 and third Premio Vittorio di Capua, Milan, Gr.1; sire.
      RUN SOFTLY (USA), won 4 races at home and in U.S.A. viz Volante H’cap, Santa Anita,
        Gr.3, placed second in Budweiser Hawthorne Gold Cup H’cap, Hawthorne, Gr.2; sire.
      BERCEAU (USA), won 2 races in France including Prix de Royaumont, Saint-Cloud, Gr.3,
        placed second Prix Ronde de Nuit, Saint Cloud, L; dam of BIRTHPLACE (USA), won 3
        races in France including Prix Coronation, M’-Laffitte, L.
      LAKAB (USA), winner; dam of EUROPEAN ROSE (USA), won 3 races in U.S.A. including
        Bal Harbour Stakes, Hialeah Park, L., and placed second Herecomesthebride Stakes,
        Gulftstream Park, Gr.3; grandam of SONEVA (USA), won Prix d’Aumale, Chantilly, Gr.3.