Leo Durban

2021-02-10 | By jpkeiba | Filed in: (Turf G1 wins)1, colt,stallion(male), Turf.

Details

Name / Japanese Leo Durban / レオダーバン
Birth Year 1988
Sex male
Earnings 213,166,200 yen
Races-Win / G1-Win 9-4 / 3-1
Sire Maruzensky
Dam (Sire) Shirutiku (Dancer’s Image)
Other site link  JBIS / Umanity / netkeiba

All races

Y
D/M
Track Race No. Pl.
1990
02/12
Nakayama
T1600
New Comers Race 11 1   
1990
22/12
Nakayama
D1800
Allowance 4 4   
1991
30/03
Nakayama
T1600
Yamazakura Sho (Allowance) 12 1
1991
27/04
Tokyo
T2400
Aoba Sho (OP) 1 1 G
1991
26/05
Tokyo
T2400
Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby) (G1) 11 2
1991
22/09
Nakayama
T2200
St.Lite Kinen (G2) 13 3 G
1991
03/11
Kyoto
T3000
Kikuka Sho (G1) 18 1
1992
27/12
Nakayama
T2500
Arima Kinen (G1) 4 13
1993
24/01
Nakayama
T2200
American Jockeys Club Cup (G2) 9 8  G 
  • In the Aoba Sho, he was 1st favorite.
    He won by 1+3/4 lengths.
    He got to go on to the Derby.
  • In the Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby), the second classic race, he was 2nd favorite.
    Tokai Teio was by far the most favorite.
    Leo Durban and Tokai Teio took the lead almost at the same time.
    But Tokai Teio was so strong and fast that Leo Durban could not keep up with him.
    In the end, Tokai Teio won by 3 lengths and became a Double Crown winner.
  • In the St.Lite Kinen, he was 1st favorite, but he finished 3rd.
  • In the Kikuka Sho, the third classic race, he was 3rd favorite.
    Tokai Teio, who was expected to win the third crown, was unable to run due to injury.
    Leo Durban took the lead in the home stretch and won by 1+1/2 lengths.
    It was his first G1 win.
  • He then got injured and did not race for over a year.
    When he did come back, he was not back to his form and retired.

After his retirement

  • He became a stallion, but he didn’t sire good crops.
  • Then his owner was arrested for tax evasion and imprisoned.
    The following year, his stallion registration was cancelled.
    His whereabouts have since been unknown.
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