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Monsun Sires 100th Stakes Winner
In Germany, triple Gr1-winning 22-year-old stallion & 4-time leading sire Monsun (Konigsstuhl-Mosella, by Surumu) recorded his 100th & 101st stakes-winners when unbeaten 3YO colt Novellist (Monsun-Night Lagoon, by Lagunas) won the Gr3 Fruhjahrs-Preis des Bankhauses Metzler (2000m) at Frankfurt & on the same day in England 3YO filly Kailani (Monsun-Kazzia, by Zinaad) also remained undefeated in winning the UK Listed Pretty Polly Stakes (10 furlongs) at Newmarket. Monsun (whose Gr1-winners include Schiaparelli, Shirocco, Stacelita, Getaway, Gentlewave, Samum, Le Miracle, Salve Regina, Floriot, Anna Monda, Arcadio & world champion Manduro) stands at Gestut Schlenderhan in Germany.