Sire Lines in Japan

2022-07-23 | By jpkeiba | Filed in: Sire Lines.

First of All

The branching of the sire line names and the division between major and minor is my own decision.

Here are the stallions currently registered. (jump to other sites)
Studbook Database
JBIS Search (only in Japanese)

This post was updated in July 2022.


Current Major Sire Lines in Japan


Current Minor Sire Lines in Japan

  • Hail to Reason Line (non Sunday Silence Line and Robert Line)
  • Princely Gift Line
  • Bold Ruler Line
  • Nasrullah Line (non Princely Gift Line and Bold Ruler Line)

Small Sire Lines in Japan

  • Brian’s Time Line (Robert Line)
  • Dancing Brave Line (Northern Dancer Line)

Sire Lines Almost Disappearing in Japan

  • Tony Bin Line
  • Partholon Line
  • Maruzensky Line (Northern Dancer – Nijinsky Line)

Stallions Just Barely Connecting the Sire Lines of Famous Horses


Past Sire Lines in Japan

  • Northern Taste Line
  • Never Say Die Line
  • Hindostan Line
  • Tournesol Line

Leading Sire in Japan (Birth Country / Birth Year)

  • Deep Impact (JPN / 2002)
    Sunday Silence Line
  • King Kamehameha (JPN / 2001)
    Mr. Prospector – Kingmambo Line
  • Manhattan Cafe (JPN / 1998)
    Sunday Silence Line
  • Agnes Tachyon (JPN / 1998)
    Sunday Silence Line
  • Sunday Silence (USA / 1986)
    Hail to Reason – Halo Line
  • Tony Bin (IRL / 1983)
    Grey Sovereign – Zeddaan – Kalamoun Line
  • Real Shadai (USA / 1979)
    Hail to Reason – Robert Line
  • Mill George (USA / 1975)
    Nasrullah – Never Bend – Mill Reef Line
  • Northern Taste (CAN / 1971)
    Northern Dancer Line
  • Arrow Express (JPN / 1967)
    Nasrullah – Grey Sovereign Line
  • Tesco Boy (UK / 1963)
    Nasrullah – Princely Gift Line
  • China Rock (UK / 1953)
    Rockfella Line
  • Partholon (IRL / 1960)
    Tourbillon Line
  • Never Beat (UK / 1960)
    Nasrullah – Never Say Die Line
  • Guersant (FRA 1946)
    Touchstone  – Newminster – Hermit Line
  • Solonaway (IRL / 1946)
    Phalaris  – Fairway Line
  • Hindostan (UK / 1946)
    St. Simon – Bois Roussel Line
  • Rising Flame (IRL / 1947)
    Eclipse – Bend Or Line
  • Kumohata (JPN / 1936)
    Gainsborough – Tournesol Line
  • Theft (UK / 1932)
    Herod – The Tetrarch Line
  • Diolite (UK / 1927)
    Eclipse – Orme – Orby Line
  • Tournesol (UK / 1922)
    Gainsborough Line
  • Shian Mor (UK / 1924)
    Eclipse – King Fergus – Sundridge Line
  • Chapel Brampton (UK / 1912)
    Matchem Line
  • Ebor (UK / 1905)
    Eclipse – Whalebone – Touchstone Line
Copy article title and URL

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.