Medaglia d’Oro

$200,000 B/Br 1999 16.2HH (1.68M)
El Prado – Cappucino Bay (Bailjumper)
Stands and nurses. Standing at Jonabell Farm, Kentucky
Seven American G1 winners in a single year - only Mr. Prospector can match it. They include the brilliant dual Eclipse Champion Songbird, two-year-old colt Bolt d'Oro, three-year-old fillies New Money Honey and Elate, and turf mare Dickinson, plus two Breeders' Cup winners: Talismanic in the Turf and Bar of Gold in the Filly & Mare Sprint. Eight million-dollar yearlings in 2018 – only Storm Cat and Northern Dancer ever had more in a single year.

News

In the news

Daughter of Medaglia d’Oro punches her ticket to the G1 Breeders’ Cup Distaff

Multiple G1 winner Elate returned to the winner’s circle on Saturday with a sharp, one-and-a-half-length victory in the G2 Fleur de Lis Stakes at Churchill Downs 15 June.

Second straight Stakes win for the daughter of Medaglia d’Oro

Goldwood showed her talent as one of the best turf sprinters in the country with a dominating wire-to-wire victory in the Unbridled Elaine Stakes at Monmouth Park 8 June.


Daughter of Medaglia d’Oro gets second career Graded win

“She has a bright future ahead of her,” is what trainer Chad Brown said after his three-year-old Medaglia d’Oro fill


G1 target looms for consistent filly

The imposing results achieved by


Daughter of Medaglia d’Oro earns her first Stakes victory

Goldwood took command at the top of the stretch and drew off through the lane on her way to winning the Listed Politely Stakes by one-and-three-quarter lengths at Monmouth Park 18


Talented filly comes from near last to win G3 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick

An overpowering and perfectly-timed finishing run carried Multaja to her first Stakes win in G3 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, 6 April, continuing the im


Three-year-old daughter of Medaglia d’Oro earns her first Graded Stakes win in heart-pounding style

Multaja came charging down the center of the course to claim the G3 PJ Bell Stakes by a head at Randwick April 6.


Flit becomes her sire's second Australian Stakes winner in as many days

A hard-fought dead-heat victory for Flit in Saturday’s G3 Thoroughbred Breeders’ Stakes at Flemington has continued the spectacular Southern Hemisphere winning streak of her sire


Filly too strong in G3 Kembla Grange Classic

Pohutukawa overcame a torrid run to register an impressive victory in Friday’s G3 Kembla Grange Classic and maintain the flow of Australian winners for her sire


Daughter of Medaglia d’Oro remains unbeaten after G2 Riesling Stakes

Another Darley-sired two-year-old has leapt into G1 Golden Slipper calculations with the victory of Tenley in Saturday’s G2 Riesling Stakes at Randwick.


Best progeny

His winning offspring

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Travers S (G1), 10f, Saratoga, 24 Aug 2002
Whitney H (G1), 9f, Saratoga, 02 Aug 2003
Jim Dandy S (G2), 9f, Saratoga, 08 April 2002
Medaglia d'Oro - the Midas touch
Medaglia d'Oro... the horse with the Midas touch
Medaglia d'Oro - 7 G1 winners in 2017
Medaglia d'Oro - 100 Golden Greats!
Medaglia d'Oro - the king of the ring
Medagliarize your mare
Kate Galvin on Medaglia d'Oro
Medaglia d'Oro - conformation video

Watch them go: big wins by his offspring

Elate
Alabama S (G1), 10f, Saratoga, 19 Aug 2017
Songbird
Delaware H (G1), 10f, Delaware Park, 15 Jul 2017
New Money Honey
Belmont Oaks (G1), 10f, Belmont, 08 Jul 2017
Songbird
Ogden Phipps S (G1), 8½f, Belmont, 10 Jun 2017
Dickinson
Jenny Wiley S (G1), 8½f, Keeneland, 15 Apr 2017
New Money Honey
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1), 8f, Santa Anita, 04 Nov 2016

Pedigree

MEDAGLIA D'ORO

EL PRADO

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

NEARCTIC

NATALMA

FAIRY BRIDGE

BOLD REASON

SPECIAL

LADY CAPULET

SIR IVOR

SIR GAYLORD

ATTICA

CAP AND BELLS

TOM FOOL

GHAZNI

CAPPUCINO BAY

BAILJUMPER

DAMASCUS

SWORD DANCER

KERALA

COURT CIRCUIT

ROYAL VALE

CYCLE

DUBBED IN

SILENT SCREEN

PRINCE JOHN

PRAYER BELL

SOCIETY SINGER

RESTLESS WIND

SOCIAL POSITION

By EL PRADO (1989) Champion two-year-old in Ireland, National S (G1), etc. Sire of 1,027 foals aged three and up, including MEDAGLIA D’ORO, ARTIE SCHILLER, ASI SIEMPRE, BORREGO, KITTEN’S JOY, PADDY O’PRADO, SPANISH MOON, WINTER MEMORIES, etc.

1st dam: CAPPUCINO BAY by Bailjumper. 5 wins (5½f-8½f), 2 to 4, Mercer Girls S, 3rd Vallejo S. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners:

MEDAGLIA D’ORO (c El Prado) 8 wins (6f-10f), 3 to 5, Travers S (G1), Whitney H (G1), Donn H (G1), Jim Dandy S (G2), Strub S (G2), San Felipe S (G2), 2nd Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), twice, Belmont S (G1), Dubai World Cup (G1).

NAPLES BAY (f Giant’s Causeway) 5 wins (8f-9½f), 3 to 6, Marshua’s River S (G3), Noble Damsel S (G3).

Expresso Bay (g Metfield) 11 wins (8f-9f), 3 to 7, 2nd Paradise Mile H.

2nd dam: DUBBED IN by Silent Screen. 6 wins (6f), 3 to 5. Dam of 3 winners:

MAHARESRED (g Maheras) 7 wins, 2 to 5, Hopeful S.

3rd dam: Society Singer by Restless Wind. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners:

VOICE OVER (f Silent Screen) 2 wins at 3. Dam of:

TRAVELLING MUSIC (c Spring Double) Sapling S (G1). Sire.

LOGO (f P. R. Man) 2 wins at 2. Dam of: MISTIC (c North Tower) Clasico Ricardo Ortiz de Zevallos (G1). Sire; WHY BE NORMAL (f Spring Double) Princess Rooney S, 3rd Molly Pitcher H (G2).

CASSETTE (f Over Arranged) Winner. Dam of: AUDIO CASSETTE (g Talc) Albany H; CASSETTE PLAYER (f Talc) Red Holman S. Grandam of: DOUBLE SCREEN (g Double Negative) Finger Lakes Breeders’ Cup S (G3); BUBBA HIGGINS (g On To Glory) Panhandle H; DANAHER STEVE (c Notebook) Thats Our Buck S. Sire; DESKTOP (c Notebook) Charles Town Dash H. Sire.

Screened (f Alydar) Unraced. Dam of: FARMONTHEFREEWAY (g Talc) Best Turn S (G3); SCARLET RAGE (g Scarlet Ibis) Mike Lee H; WARDROBE TEST (c Over Arranged) Kingland H. Sire. Grandam of: MATCHLESS ORINDA (f Sky Mesa) What A Summer S, 3rd Distaff H (G2).

Conformation

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 1 - 1 - -
Three 9 4 3 - 1
Four 5 3 2 - -
Five 2 1 1 - -
Total 17 8 7 - 1

At 3

1st
Travers S (G1), 10f, Saratoga, beating Repent, Nothing Flat, Like A Hero, Puzzlement, Quest, Gold Dollar, Saint Marden, Shah Jehan.
1st
San Felipe S (G2), 8½f, Santa Anita Park, beating U S S Tinosa, Siphonic, Tracemark.
1st
Jim Dandy S (G2), 9f, Saratoga, by 13½l, beating Gold Dollar, Essence Of Dubai.
2nd
Breeders' Cup Classic (G1), 10f, Arlington Park, to Volponi.
2nd
Wood Memorial S (G1), 9f, Aqueduct, to Buddha.
2nd
Belmont S (G1), 12f, Belmont Park, to Sarava.

At 4

1st
Whitney H (G1), 9f, Saratoga, beating Volponi, Evening Attire, Puzzlement, Saarland, Proud Citizen.
1st
Strub S (G2), 9f, Santa Anita Park, by 7l, beating Olmodavor, Tracemark, Easy Grades, Pass Rush, Castle Gandolfo.
1st
Oaklawn H (G2), 9f, Oaklawn Park, beating Slider, Kudos, Crafty Shaw, Gold Tango.
2nd
Breeders' Cup Classic (G1), 10f, Santa Anita Park, to Pleasantly Perfect.
2nd
Pacific Classic S (G1), 10f, Del Mar, to Candy Ride.

At 5

1st
Donn H (G1), 9f, Gulfstream Park, by 4¾l, beating Seattle Fitz, Funny Cide, Puzzlement, The Judge Sez Who, Country Be Gold, Predawn Raid, Bowman's Band.
2nd
Dubai World Cup (G1), 10f, Nad Al Sheba, to Pleasantly Perfect.

Breeding forms

In this section you can view and print the forms necessary for the 2019 breeding season.

2019 Mare Information Sheet - this form must be on file before your mare can be booked. Please double-check pedigree, correct spelling and ownership.

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Breeding Shed Form and Shed Requirements - this form must accompany the mare on each trip to the breeding shed. Thank you for your assistance.

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Kentucky Department of Agriculture – 2019 testing requirements for imported mares to be bred.

C.E.M. testing and treatment requirements.

Importing from C.E.M. affected countries.

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Medaglia d’Oro’s progeny at the races