|DUKE OF MARMALADE, PS||DANEHILL, PS||DANZIG, PS|
|LOVE ME TRUE, PS||KINGMAMBO, PS|
|LASSIE'S LADY, PS|
|CAPRIOLLA, PS||IN THE WINGS, PS||SADLER'S WELLS, PS|
|HIGH HAWK, PS|
|SEREN QUEST, PS||RAINBOW QUEST, PS|
FIRST YEAR AT STUD
STUD FEE 2020:
Natural cover at Haras du Grand Courgeon
2500 € (+VAT) live foal 2021
Bred in Great Britain at Deepwood Farm Sud, Marmelo had a regular career with constant results. From three to six-years-old, he totalizes 7 wins and 12 places for 21 starts.
He is the winner of : Group 3 Dubai Duty Free Finest Surprise Stakes atNewbury, Listed Sky Bet Grand Cup Stakes at York, Group 2 Prix Maurice de Nieuil at ParisLongchamp, Group 3 Prix de Barbeville at Chantilly and dual winner of Group 2 Darley Prix Kergorlay at Deauville. This is after this second success in August 2019 that he stopped to race.
Amongst his twelve places, he was seven times runner-up: Listed Prix Michel Houyvet at Deauville, Listed Prix Vulcain at Deauville, Group 2 Prix Maurice de Nieuil at Saint-Cloud in 2017 and at ParisLongchamp in 2019, Group 3 Prix Vicomtesse Vigier at ParisLongchamp, Group 2 Darley Prix Kergorlay at Deauville and the famous Group 1 Melbourne Cup at Flemington in Australia.
Twice in his career he has set course records and has earned more than 1,340,00 Euros in prize-money.
From two multi talented bloodlines
His dam, Capriolla is also the dam of two other Group winners : Vent de Force (Hurricane Run) winner of the Group 3 Henry II Stakes at Sandown and runner-up of the Group 2 Qatar Prix Chaudenay at ParisLongchamp ; and Atalan (Azamour) winner of the Group 3 Premio Piero e Franco Richard, a 3900m Steeple-Chase run at Merano in Italy.
His sire, Duke of Marmelade sired 5 Group winners in flat racing : Simple Verse, Big Orange, Sound of Freedom, Star of Seville and Nutan, but he also sired 23 hurdle race winners in UK, as Elgin (China Tea) Elgin (China Tea), winner of the Listed William Hill Handicap Hurdle and the Group 2 Betway Kingwell Hurdle, and Superb Story (Yes My Love) winner of the Group 3 Vincent O’Brien County Handicap Hurdle.