ZILZAL (USA) ch. H, 1986
DP = 6-2-26-0-12 (46) DI = 0.84 CD = -0.22 - 6 Starts, 5 Wins, 0 Places, 0 Shows Career Earnings: $734,836
Breeder: Kentucky Select Bloodstock State Bred: KY Winnings: 6 Starts: 5 - 0 - 0, $734,836
WON Swettenham Stud Sussex Stakes Gr.1 at Goodwood, 8f, in record time. WON Queen Elizabeth II Stakes Gr.1 at Ascot, 8f, by 3 lengths. WON Jersey Stakes Gr.3 at Royal Ascot, 7f, by 4 lengths. WON Van Geest Criterion Stakes Gr.3 at Newmarket, 7f, by 5 lengths. WON Tote Placepot E.B.F. Stakes at Leicester, 7f, by 10 lengths, on his debut.
Horse of the Year and champion 3yo colt in England. Zilzal means earthquake in Arabic--a fitting name for this nervous, but brilliantly fast, colt.
Retired to Gainsborough Farm/KY; moved to Lanwades Stud, England.
Pensioned in 2005 and relocated to Aston Upthorpe Farm (part of Darley).