Sire: Excelebration

Dam: Pray For Me

Colour: Brown or Black

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 10th, 2016

Country: Australia





Bay or Brown horseFoaled in 2016

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2008Sun ShowerIndian RidgeAhonoora
  Miss KembleWarning
DamKing CugatKingmamboMr. Prospector
PRAY FOR ME (AUS) Tricky GameMajestic Light
2005HymnPalace MusicThe Minstrel
  Deadly SeriousQueen's Hussar

EXCELEBRATION (IRE) (Bay 2008-Stud 2013). 8 wins-2 at 2, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Lancaster Bomber. Sire of 377 rnrs, 229 wnrs, inc. SW Barney Roy (Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1), Speak in Colours, The Conqueror, Inverleigh, Rebel Assault, Saint Patricks Day, Tilly's Chilli, Siberian Iris, SP Exceltic, Hey Jonesy, Fulminato, Pellucid, Strike Celebration, Iiex Excelsa, Renny's Lady, Istan, Lincoln, etc.


1st dam

PRAY FOR ME, by King Cugat. 4 wins from 1300m to 1700m, A$101,818, MRC Le Pine Funerals H., Shankhill Lass H., 2d VRC Ken Cox H., MVRC Dominant H., 3d VRC Asian Young Guns Challenge H., MRC Dantelah H. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Clown in the Moon (f. by Dylan Thomas). Winner at 1400m, 2d Ipswich TC Carlton Mid H.

Iron Duke (g. by Duke of Marmalade). 2 wins at 1800m, 2350m in Aust.


2nd dam

HYMN, by Palace Music. Unraced. Half-sister to RUNYON, SAMSOVA, Make a Million (dam of SLUMDOGMILLIONAIRE, CYCAD, TRADE SPECIALIST). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Pray for Me. 4 wins. See above.

Oakburn. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. and Malaysia, AJC Jim Lenehan 2YO H.

Hold All Tickets. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$93,825, to 2019-20, 3d ATC Schweppes P., Meet Restaurant P., Caterez H.

Mai Gomeroi. 5 wins to 1500m in Aust.

Charon. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Korea. Dam of-

Smart Time. 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Korea, 2d Seoul Dong-A Ilbo Trophy, Sports Seoul Cup, NACF Chairman's Cup, 3d Seoul Gyeongi Governor's Cup.

Charon Blade. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m in Korea.

Young Money. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Loup Garou. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Loupets. 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, BRC P.

Star of Brocco. Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Brolago. 5 wins from 1600m to 1800m, A$188,660, MRC Fire Band H., MVRC Pages Event Equipment H., VRC Eaglehawk H., MRC Not a Single Doubt H., Le Pine Funeral Services H., 2d VRC David & Joan Benham H., MVRC Cleanaway H., 3d MVRC Dominant H., MRC Reveille H. Producer.

The Great Artiste. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$126,865, to 2019-20, 2d MVRC Jockey Celebration Day H.


3rd dam

DEADLY SERIOUS, by Queen's Hussar. 3 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, York Galtres S., L. Half-sister to SANS BLAGUE (dam of NETTLE), Reflection (dam of EMPIRE POOL), Jolies Eaux (dam of WATER JUMP). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

RUNYON (Sadler's Wells). 4 wins from 1800m to 2000m, £48,208, 120,000fr., A$132,000, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Derby Trial S., Gr.3, Gosworth 3YO S., 2d Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.2, La Coupe de Longchamp, Gr.3, 3d La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, 4th Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2. Sire.

SAMSOVA (Shareef Dancer). 2 wins at 1600m, Rome Premio Buontalenta, L, 2d Ascot October S., L, Epsom Croydex H. Dam of-

Samshu. Unraced. Dam of-

SAMANDO (Hernando). 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, €237,210, US$45,000, S$30,000, Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, Prix Petite Etoile, L, Longchamp Prix de Pontchartrain, Deauville Prix de Bernesq, 3d Longchamp Prix d'Harcourt, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix Allez France, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, Le Croise-Laroche Grand Prix du Nord, L, 4th Baden-Baden Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1. Producer.

Samerous (Generous). Placed at 2 & 3 in France, Italy and Germany, 2d Baden-Baden Preis der Technologieregion Karlsruhe, 3d Milan Premio Dormello, Gr.3, 4th Cologne Schwarzgold Rennen, Gr.2. Producer.

Make a Million. Winner at 1400m in South Africa. Dam of-

SLUMDOGMILLIONAIRE (Strike Smartly). 5 wins from 1400m to 1800m, R2,203,750, 74,134Dhs, Turffontein South African Classic, Gr.1, Horse Chestnut S., Gr.1, Sea Cottage S., L, Mr AC Smith P., 3d Turffontein Gauteng Guineas, Gr.2, Meydan Cepsa Mile H., 4th Clairwood Christmas H., Gr.3.

CYCAD (Fort Wood). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 3000m, R570,025, Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, Turffontein Aquanaut H., L, 2d Turffontein Gold Bowl, Gr.2, Racing Association H., Gr.3, 3d Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1, Newmarket Caradoc Gold Cup, Gr.3.

TRADE SPECIALIST (Fort Wood). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, R278,170, Kenilworth Woolavington H., L, Settlers' Trophy, L.

Pin Oak. Unraced. Dam of-

No Fuss Gus (Savabeel). Winner at 1200m, 3d Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3.

Finalist. Placed in GB. Dam of-

Prince Alex. 6 wins from 1¼m to 1½m, Ascot Bonusprint H., York Motability H.


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