Pedigree

Sadler's Wells
Northern Dancer Fairy Bridge
Nearctic Natalma Bold Reason Special
Colza
Alleged Dockage
Hoist The Flag Princess Pout Riverman Golden Alibi

Pedigree Detail

  • 1st Dam Colza (USA): winner at 2; dam of 6 winners inc:
    • LINDA'S LAD (GB) (c. by Sadler's Wells (USA)): subject stallion
    • Ulterior Motives (GB) (g. by Selkirk (USA)): 5 wins in France and in USA and £124,198, placed 2nd Governor's H., Sacramento, 3rd Badener Meile, Gr.III and Prix de Montretout, Lyon-Parilly, L.
    • Cheeky Madam (IRE) (f. by Night Shift (USA)): placed once at 3 n France, dam of a winner:
      • Hurricane Havoc (IRE)(f. by Hurricane Run (IRE)): 2 wins at 2 and 3 and £51,360, placed 2nd Irish Stallion Farms EBF Garnet S., Naas, L., EBF Hurry Harriet S., Gowran Park, L.
  • 2nd Dam DOCKAGE (CAN): 2 wins at 2 and 3 in France and 279,500 fr. inc. Prix d'Automne, Longchamp, L; dam of 11 winners inc.:
    • WHARF (USA) (c. by Storm Bird (CAN)): 4 wins at 2 to 4 at home and in USA and £161,091 inc. July S., Newmarket, Gr.III; sire.
    • MOORING (GB) (f. by Zafonic (USA)): 2 wins at 3 in France and £20,307 inc. Prix de Lieurey, Deauville, L; dam of 7 winners.
    • Docklands (USA): 5 wins at 4 in France; dam of 8 winners inc.:
      • RAIL LINK (GB)Champion 3yr old in Europe in 2006 (11-13f.), Champion 3yr old colt in France in 2006, 5 wins at 3 in France, £1,074,965 inc. Grand Prix de Paris, Longchamp, Gr.I and Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Longchamp, Gr.I; sire.

Best Progeny

DRACONIEN (FR) (Useful (FR)) - Won Herald Champion Novice Hurdle, Gr.I (16f), 2nd Rathbarry Hardy Eustace Novice Hurdle, Gr.II (16f)
L'ESTRAN (FR) (Lesotho(USA)) - Won Gran Premio Merano Chase, Merano, Gr.I (25f), P. Creme Anglaise Chase, Merano, L. (19f)
DAMALISQUE (FR) (Video Rock (FR)) - Won Prix Achille Fould Hurdle, Auteuil, L. (18f)
TOUT EST PERMIS (FR) (Kadalko (FR)) - Won Troytown Handicap Chase, Navan, Gr.II (24f), Kinloch Brae Chase, Thurles, Gr.II (20.5f)
CASH BACK (FR) (Useful (FR)) - 2nd Fairyhouse Hardy Eustace Novice Hurdle, Fairyhouse, Gr.II (16f)
LADEKA (FR) (Kadalko (FR)) - 2nd Prix Bournosienne Hurdle, Auteuil, Grill (18f), Prix Christian de Tredern Hurdle, Auteuil, L. (18f)
JIMMY DE LILLE (FR) (Giants Causeway (USA)) - 2nd Grande Course de Haies de Printemps Handicap Hurdle, Auteuil, Gr.III (211/2f)
POSITANO SUD (FR) (Pistolet Bleu (IRE)) - 2nd Prix Robert Lejeune Hurdle, Auteuil, L. (18f), Prix Roger Saint Chase, Enghien-Soisy, L. (19f)
LINDA'S CHARM (FR) (Rapid Man (USA)) - 2nd Prix Camille Duboscq Hurdle, L. (171/2f), 3rd Prix Christian de Tredern Hurdle, Gr.III (18f)
IDOL'S LAD (FR) (Carson City (USA)) - 2nd Prix Marc Antony 4yo Handicap Hurdle, Auteuil, L. (191/2f)
SUROIT (FR) (Cadoudal (FR)) - 3rd P. Finot Hurdle (c&g), Auteuil, L. (18f)
LARABELLE (FR) (Freedom Cry (GB)) - 3rd Prix Bournosienne Hurdle, Auteuil, Gr.III (18f), Prix Christian de Tredern Hurdle, Auteuil, L. (18f)

Race Record / Best Performances

WON
Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Saint Cloud Gr.1 (10f)
WON
totesport.com Derby Trial Stakes, Lingfield Park, Gr.3 (11.5f)
WON
Prix de Conde, Longchamp Gr.3 (9f)
WON
Criterium du Fonds European de L'Elevage, Deauville, L (8f)
2nd
Prix des Chenes, Longchamp Gr.3 (8f)
3rd
Prix Eugene Adam, Maisons-Laffitte Gr.2 (10f)

Racing Career

Starts Wins Places Earnings
At 2yo 6 3 3 £166,652
At 3yo 4 1 2 £55,231
At 4yo+ 5 0 0 £12,131
Total 15 4 5 £234,014

Buzz

“Linda’s Lad is a very good-looking sire. I have bought several of his stock, including Grade 1 Winner Dracnonien. He always produces high performers and is stallion we look out for.”

Harold Kirk, Bloodstock Agent

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