Maurice

2020-08-24 | By jpkeiba | Filed in: (Turf G1 wins)6, colt,stallion(male), Turf.

Details

Name / Japanese / Hong Kong Maurice / モーリス / 滿樂時
Birth Year 2011
Sex male
Earnings 536,246,000 yen (only Japan)
Races-Win / G1-Win 18-11 / 7-6
Sire Screen Hero
Dam (Sire) Mejiro Frances (Carnegie)
Other site link  JBIS / Umanity / netkeiba
Awards JRA Award for Horse of the Year (2015)
JRA Award for Best Sprinter or Miler (2015)
JRA Special Award (2016)

All races since 2015

Y
D/M
Track Race No. Pl.
2015
25/01
Nakayama
T1600
Wakashio Sho 7 1 G
2015
07/03
Nakayama
T1800
Spica Stakes 1 1 G
2015
05/04
Nakayama
T1600
Load Derby Challenge Trophy (G3) 10 1 G
2015
07/06
Tokyo
T1600
Yasuda Kinen (G1) 6 1
2015
22/11
Kyoto
T1600
Mile Championship (G1) 16 1  
2015
13/12
Sha Tin
T1600
Hong Kong Mile (G1) 2 1 G
2016
01/05
Sha Tin
T1600
Champions Mile (G1) 1 1 G
2016
05/06
Tokyo
T1600
Yasuda Kinen (G1) 8 2
2016
21/08
Sapporo
T2000
Sapporo Kinen (G2) 15 2 G 
2016
30/10
Tokyo
T2000
Tenno Sho (autumn) (G1) 8 1
2016
11/12
Sha Tin
T2000
Hong Kong Cup (G1) 2 1 G
  • In 2013 (age 2), he broke the two-years-old course record in his debut race.
  • In 2014 (age 3), he couldn’t win due to backache.
  • In 2015 (age 4), he aroused his abilities.
    He won all the races in 2015.
  • In the Load Derby Challenge Trophy, he was late to start.
    He was easy to win by 3.5 lengths and broke the race record.
    He showed his great finishing kick.
  • In the Yasuda Kinen (2015), he took the lead 300m before the finish-line and won.
    It was his first G1 win.
  • In the Mile Championship, he won by 1+1/4 lengths.
  • In the Hong Kong Mile, he was the 2nd favorite.
    The Hong Kong mile champion, Able Friend, was 1st favorite.
    Able Friend overtook Maurice in the home stretch.
    But Maurice overtook Able Friend and won.
  • In the Champions Mile, he was easy to win.
    He won his second G1 race of Hong Kong.
  • In the Yasuda Kinen (2016), of course he was the most favorite.
    Logotype was a front runner and ran slowly.
    Logotype did not run out of stamina because he ran well.
    Maurice finished in 2nd place.
  • After the Yasuda Kinen, his connections decided to try the 2000m race.
    His connections have set the Tenno Sho (autumn) as their target.

    In the Sapporo Kinen, he lost by 2 lengths.
  • In the Tenno Sho (autumn), he won by 1+1/2 lengths.
    He won the 2000m G1 race.
    After the race, his connections decided to the next race would be the Hong Kong Cup instead of the Hong Kong Mile.
  • In the Hong Kong Cup, it was a last race for him.
    He was easy to win by 3 lengths.

As a sire

  • He is a very promising stallion for Katsumi Yoshida of Northern Farm.
    His crops have been running well since the summer of their third year.
  • Pixie Knight won the Sprinters Stakes (2021).
  • Hitotsu, a foal produced when he went to Australia as a shuttle stallion, won the Victoria Derby (2021), a G1 race in Australia.
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