Hunter’s Light

Ch 2008 16.0½HH (1.63M)
By Dubawi – Portmanteau (Barathea)
€4,000 Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Haras du Logis, Normandy
Three-time G1 winner over nine and ten furlongs and rated 126 by Timeform – he’s one of the very best by the exceptional Dubawi. G1 winner on synthetic and turf tracks, he beat 32 individual G1 winners. Bred on the same cross as Monterosso and Arabian Queen, his grandam is a sister to leading sire Darshaan.

Pedigree

HUNTER'S LIGHT

DUBAWI

DUBAI MILLENNIUM

SEEKING THE GOLD

MR. PROSPECTOR

CON GAME

COLORADO DANCER

SHAREEF DANCER

FALL ASPEN

ZOMARADAH

DEPLOY

SHIRLEY HEIGHTS

SLIGHTLY DANGEROUS

JAWAHER

DANCING BRAVE

HIGH TERN

PORTMANTEAU

BARATHEA

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

FAIRY BRIDGE

BROCADE

HABITAT

CANTON SILK

DAYANATA

SHIRLEY HEIGHTS

MILL REEF

HARDIEMMA

DELSY

ABDOS

KELTY

By DUBAWI (2002) Irish 2,000 Guineas (G1), Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), National S (G1), etc. Sire of 979 foals aged three and up, including HUNTER’S LIGHT, NIGHT OF THUNDER, POET’S VOICE, MONTEROSSO, AKEED MOFEED, AL KAZEEM, ARABIAN QUEEN, DUBAWI HEIGHTS, ERUPT, HAPPY ARCHER, JOURNEY, LEFT HANDLUCKY NINE, MAKFI, NEW BAY, POSTPONED, PRINCE BISHOP, RED DUBAWI, SECRET ADMIRER, SHAMAL WIND, SHEIKHZAYEDROAD, SRIKANDI, TIGER TEES, WALDPARK, WUHEIDA etc.

1st dam: PORTMANTEAU by Barathea. 2 wins (10f) at 3. Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners:

HUNTER’S LIGHT (c Dubawi) G1 winner, see Race record.

Linda Radlett (f Manduro) 3 wins (9½f-12f) at 3 and 4, 3rd Prix Dahlia.

2nd dam: Dayanata by Shirley Heights. Unraced. Sister to DARSHAAN. Dam of 8 winners:

COURTEOUS (c Generous), 3 wins, 2 to 4, Grand Prix de Deauville (G2), Classic Trial S (G3), 3rd Canadian International S (G1). Sire.

SCRIPTWRITER (g Sadler’s Wells) 5 wins, 3 to 5, Braveheart S.

DANDANNA (f Linamix) Winner at 2. Dam of:

Centaurus (c Daylami) 2nd Noel Murless S, 3rd March S.

3rd dam: Delsy by Abdos. Winner at 3, 3rd Prix de Pomone (G3). Dam of 12 winners:

DARSHAAN (c Shirley Heights) Champion three-year-old in France, Prix du Jockey Club (G1), Prix Greffulhe (G2), Prix Hocquart (G2). Sire.

DARARA (f Top Ville) Prix Vermeille (G1), Prix de Psyche (G3). Dam of:

DAR RE MI (f Singspiel) Dubai Sheema Classic (G1), Yorkshire Oaks (G1), Pretty Polly S (G1). Dam of: SO MI DAR (f Dubawi) Musidora S (G3), 3rd Prix de l’Opera (G1); De Treville (c Oasis Dream) 2nd Prix de la Porte Maillot (G3), Prix de Guiche (G3).

REWILDING (c Tiger Hill) Prince of Wales's Stakes (G1), Dubai Sheema Classic (G1), 3rd Derby S (G1).

DIAGHILEV (g Sadler’s Wells) Champion older horse in Hong Kong, Queen Elizabeth II Cup (G1).

DARAZARI (c Sadler’s Wells) Ranvet S (G1). Sire.

DARIYOUN (c Shahrastani) Prix Scaramouche, Prix Lord Seymour, 2nd Prix d'Hedouville (G3), 3rd Prix du Cadran (G1).

Rhagaas (c Sadler’s Wells) 3rd Prix du Jockey Club (G1).

Kilimanjaro (c Shirley Heights) 2nd King Edward VII S (G2). Sire.

DARARITA (f Halo) Winner at 3. Dam of: DARASIM (g Kahyasi) Goodwood Cup (G2), 3rd Ascot Gold Cup (G1).

Evita (f Selkirk) Placed at 3. Dam of: MOOHAARIB (c Oasis Dream) Paradise S.

DALARA (f Doyoun) Prix de Royallieu (G2), Prix des Tourelles, 2nd Prix Berteux (G3), 3rd Prix Royal Oak (G1). Dam of:

DALIAPOUR (c Sadler’s Wells) Hong Kong Vase (G1), Coronation Cup (G1), 2nd Derby S (G1), Irish Derby (G1), 3rd King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S (G1), Canadian International S (G1). Sire.

DALAMPOUR (c Shernazar) Queen's Vase (G3), 2nd Great Voltigeur S (G2), John Porter S (G3).

DALASYLA (f Marju) Winner at 3. Dam of: DALKOVA (f Galileo) Arthur Guinness EBF Corrib S.

DABARA (f Shardari) Prix de Thiberville.

DARAYDAN (g Kahyasi) George Stubbs H.

Dalal (c Labus) 3rd Grand Prix de Vichy (G3). Sire.

Dabiliya (f Vayrann) Unraced. Dam of:

DABTIYA (f Shirley Heights) Ballyroan S. Grandam of: DIBAYANI (g Shamardal) King George V Cup, 2nd Chipping Norton S (G1), Villiers S (G2), 3rd P B Lawrence S (G2), Tramway S (G2).

Dalawara (f Top Ville) Dam of:

HERON ISLAND (c Shirley Heights) Prix Denisy. Sire.

Stud record
Hunter’s Light’s first crop are foals of 2017.

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 1 - 1 - -
Three 7 4 - 1 -
Four 7 3 1 1 -
Five 7 2 - 1 1
Six 2 - - - 1
Seven 3 3 - - -
Total 27 12 2 3 2

At 3

1st
Foundation S, 10f, Goodwood, beating Fallen Idol, Mirror Lake, Distant Memories, Prince Siegfried, Opera Gal, Debussy.
1st
Glasgow S, 11f, Hamilton, beating Malthouse.
1st
Churchill S, 10f, Lingfield, beating Circumvent, Suits Me, Classic Colori, Night Lily.
1st
Maiden race, 10f, Newmarket, by 6l, beating Maqaraat.
3rd
Gordon S (G3), 12f, Goodwood, to Namibian, Fiorente, beating Yaseer, Hurricane Higgins, Slumber, Moriarty, Measuring Time.

At 4

1st
Premio Roma (G1), 10f, Rome, beating Feuerblitz, Occhio Della Mente, Waldpark, Branderburgo, Durban Thunder, Ostinato.
1st
Rose Of Lancaster S (G3), 10½f, Haydock, beating Jet Away, Gabrial, Ransom Note.
1st
Anatolia Trophy (Tur G2), 10f, Veliefendi, by 5l, beating Zazou, Prince Alzain, Belgian Bill, Macret.
2nd
Prix Dollar (G2), 9½f, Longchamp, to Cirrus des Aigles, beating Saga Dream, Colombian, Don Bosco, Maxios, Red Dubawi, Green Destiny.
3rd
Brigadier Gerard S (G3), 10f, Sandown, to Carlton House, Sagramore, beating I’m A Dreamer, Colombian.

At 5

1st
Al Maktoum Challenge R3 (G1), 10f, Meydan, by 2¾l, beating Kassiano, Prince Bishop, Surfer, Jamr, Treasure Beach, Haatheq, Little Mike, Monterosso, Trailblazer, Mendip, Daddy Long Legs.
1st
Al Maktoum Challenge R2 (G2), 9½f, Meydan, by 3¼l, beating Surfer, Prince Bishop, Saint Baudolino, Mendip, Mushreq, Jamr, Mufarrh, Await The Dawn, So Beautiful, Alpha.
3rd
Grosser Dallmayr Bayerisches Zuchtrennen (G1), 10f, Munich, to Neatico, Opposite, beating Global Bang, Baschar.
4th
Champion S (G1), 10f, Ascot, to Farhh, Cirrus des Aigles, Ruler Of The World, beating Mukhadram, Hillstar, Morandi, Main Sequence, Parish Hall, Triple Threat.

At 6

4th
Al Maktoum Challenge R2 (G2), 9½f, Meydan, to Prince Bishop, African Story, Zambucca, beating Zahee, Dunaden, Surfer, Heavy Metal, Empire Storm, Interpret, Artigiano, Battle Of Marengo.

At 7

1st
Jebel Hatta (G1), 9f, Meydan, by 6½l, beating Trade Storm, Johann Strauss, Flying The Flag, Sanshaawes, Vercingetorix, Elleval, Calling Out, Anaerobio, Limario, Mr Pommeroy, Darwin.
1st
Dubai Millennium S, 10f, Meydan, beating Umgiyo, Mr Pommeroy, Elusive Time, Bank Of Burden, Calling Out, Energia El Gigante.
1st
Handicap race, 10f, Meydan, beating Elleval, Pilote, Mushreq.

Timeform 126

Video footage

Jebel Hatta (G1), 9f, Meydan, 07 March 2015
Al Maktoum Challenge R3 (G1), 10f, Meydan, 09 March 2013
Al Maktoum Challenge R2 (G2), 9½f, Meydan, 07 February 2013
Premio Roma (G1), 10f, Rome, 04 November 2012
Rose Of Lancaster S (G3), 10½f, Haydock, 11 August 2012
Foundation S, 10f, Goodwood, 21 September 2011
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