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1st Mare In-Foal To English Derby Winner Sir Percy
UK 2006 Gr1 English Derby winner Sir Percy (Mark Of Esteem-Percy's Lass, by Blakeney) "has had his 1st mare Cushat Law (a winning 4YO daughter of Montjeu) scanned in-foal," reported racingpost.co.uk. Cushat Law "is a half-sister to a winner & is from the immediate family of the high-class 2YO Local Suitor Gr1 UK 2000 Guineas winner Mark Of Esteem (himself sire of Sir Percy)". Sir Percy was retired mid-way through last season with 5 wins (2 Gr1s, also including the Gr1 Dewhurst Stakes, plus the Gr2 Vintage Stakes). Sir Percy stands alongside Hernando, Selkirk, Piccolo & With Approval at Lanwades Stud in Newmarket for £8,000 (A$17,000).