Pyro

Db 2005 16.1HH (1.65M)
By Pulpit – Wild Vision (Wild Again)
¥2.5million
Brilliant G1 miler by the sire of star American stallion Tapit. Now siring powerful and well-balanced stock. First crop includes 80 per cent winners to runners. Stakes winner Shigeru Kaga heads his 61 winners in 2015, which also feature 16 juvenile scorers. 

Pedigree

PYRO

PULPIT

A P INDY

SEATTLE SLEW

BOLD REASONING

MY CHARMER

WEEKEND SURPRISE

SECRETARIAT

LASSIE DEAR

PREACH

MR PROSPECTOR

RAISE A NATIVE

GOLD DIGGER

NARRATE

HONEST PLEASURE

STATE

WILD VISION

WILD AGAIN

ICECAPADE

NEARCTIC

SHENANIGANS

BUSHEL-N-PECK

KHALED

DAMA

CAROL'S WONDER

PASS THE TAB

AL HATTAB

DANTINA

CAROLS CHRISTMAS

WHITESBURG

LIGHT VERSE

By PULPIT (1994) Blue Grass S (G2), Fountain Of Youth S (G2), 2nd Florida Derby (G1), etc. Sire of 863 foals aged three and up, including PYRO, CORINTHIAN, ICE BOX, MI SUENO, MR SPEAKERPOWER BROKER, PURGE, RUTHERIENNE, SKY MESA, STROLL, TAPIT, BSHARPSONATA, FIFTYSHADESOFHAY, SIGHTSEEING, SPOT, UNITARIAN, etc.

1st dam: WILD VISION by Wild Again. Winner (1200m) at 2. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners:

PYRO (c Pulpit) G1 winner, see Race record.

WAR ECHO (f Tapit) 4 wins (1600m-1700m) at 2 and 3, Silverbulletday S (G3), Distaff S, 3rd Golden Rod S (G2), Pelleteri S.

LONGVIEW DRIVE (c Pulpit) 4 wins (1000m-1800m) 2 to 5, 2014, Charlie Palmer Futurity, Oak Tree H, Cavonnier Juvenile S, 2nd All American S (G3), 3rd Delta Downs Jackpot S (G3), Sham S (G3).

Farrier (g Tapit) 3 wins (1400m-200m) at 4 and 5, 2013, 2nd Jebel Hatta (G1), Jebel Ali S, Entisar S.

2nd dam: Carol’s Wonder by Pass The Tab. 3 wins (1200m-1300m) at 3 and 4, 2nd Chapman S, Genuine Risk H, 3rd A Gleam H (G3). Dam of 6 winners:

WILD WONDER (c Wild Again) 9 wins, 2 to 5, Mervyn LeRoy H (G2), Longacres Mile H (G3), All American H (G3), Phoenix Gold Cup H, Berkeley H, Foster City S, 2nd Bel Air H (G2), El Camino Real Derby (G3). Sire.

3rd dam: CAROLS CHRISTMAS by Whitesburg. 4 wins at 3 and 4. Half-sister to AL STANZA (Princess Margaret S) Dam of 8 winners:

OLYMPIO (c Naskra) Hollywood Derby (G1), Arkansas Derby (G2), American Derby (G2), Minnesota Derby (G2), Malibu S (G2), 2nd Super Derby (G1), Secretariat S (G1). Sire.

CALL NOW (f Wild Again) Debutante S (G2), 2nd Oak Leaf S (G1). Dam of:

WINNING CALL (f Deputy Minister) Winner at 4. Dam of: TAPIZAR (c Tapit) Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1), San Fernando S (G2), Sham S (G3). Grandam of: Battalion Runner (c Unbridled's Song) 2nd Wood Memorial S (G2), 3rd Dwyer S (G3).

YOUR CALL (f Wild Again) Bold Ego H.

BISTRA (f Classic Go Go) 3 wins at 2 and 3. Dam of:

EARLY FLYER (c Gilded Time) San Vicente S (G2), Lazaro Barrera Memorial S (G3), 2nd Frank J de Francis Memorial Dash S (G1). Sire.

FUN HOUSE (f Prized) Buena Vista H (G2), 2nd Santa Ana H (G2). Dam of: PADDY O’PRADO (c El Prado) Secretariat S (G1), Virginia Derby (G2), Dixie S (G2), 2nd Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Inivitational S (G1), Blue Grass S (G1), 3rd Kentucky Derby (G1); UNTAPABLE (f Tapit) Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1), Mother Goose S (G1), Kentucky Oaks (G1), Cotillion S (G1), Apple Blossom H (G1), Pocahontas S (G2), Rachel Alexandra S (G3), 2nd Ogden Phipps S (G1)Spinster S (G1), 3rd Hollywood Startlet S (G1),  Personal Ensign S (G1).

CHRISTMAS STAR (f Star De Naskra) 2 wins at 2. Dam of:

CUVEE (c Carson City) Futurity S (G1), Saratoga Special S (G2), Kentucky Breeders’ Cup S (G3). Sire.

WILL HE SHINE (c Silver Deputy) True North H (G2), 3rd Churchill Downs S (G2). Sire.

Dana Nicole (f Flying Paster) Unraced. Dam of:

BIEN NICOLE (f Bien Bien) Galaxy S (G2), Oaklawn Breeders’ Cup S (G3), 2nd Beverly D S (G1).

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 4 1 2 1 -
Three 9 3 2 1 -
Four 4 1 1 - -
Total 17 5 5 2 -

At 2

1st
Maiden, 1200m, Churchill Downs, beating Mythical Pegasus, Acting Zippy.
2nd
Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1), 1700m, Monmouth Park, to War Pass, beating Kodiak Kowboy, Tale Of Ekati, Z Humor, Old Man Buck, Shore Do, Salute The Sarge, Wicked Style.
2nd
Champagne S (G1), 1600m, Belmont Park, to War Pass, beating Z Humor, Lantana Mob, Silver Edition, Majestic Warrior, Anakim, Ready's Image.

At 3

1st
Louisiana Derby (G2), 1700m, Fair Grounds, beating My Pal Charlie, Yankee Bravo, Blackberry Road, Tale Of Ekati, Majestic Warrior, J Be K.
1st
Risen Star S (G3), 1700m, Fair Grounds, beating Z Fortune, Visioniare, Blackberry Road, Bonanza, Prince Cortez.
1st
Northern Dancer S (G3), 1700m, Churchill Downs, beating My Pal Charlie, Visionaire, Recapturetheglory.
2nd
Jim Dandy S (G2), 1800m, Saratoga, to Macho Again, beating Tiz Now Tiz Then, Tale Of Ekati, Anak Nakal, Mint Lane, Da' Tara.
2nd
Indiana Derby (G2), 1700m, Hoosier Park, to Tin Cup Chalice, beating Acai, Power Game, He's Eze, Budge Man, Famous Patriot, Cubfanbudman.
3rd
Travers S (G1), 2000m, Saratoga, to Colonel John, Mambo In Seattle, beating Harlem Rocker, Da' Tara, Court Vision, Tale Of Ekati, Macho Again, Tizbig, Cool Coal Man, Tres Borrachos.

At 4

1st
Forego S (G1), 1400m, Saratoga, beating Kodiak Kowboy, Ready's Echo, My Pal Charlie, Riley Tucker, True Quality, Keep Laughing, Driven By Success, Gold Trippi, Peace Chant, Law Enforcement.
2nd
James Marvin S, 1400m, Saratoga, to Gold Trippi, beating Finallymadeit, Silver Edition, Riley Tucker, Bold Start.

Best progeny

Video footage

Forego S (G1), 1400m, Saratoga, 05 Sep 2009
Watch him in action

News

Pyro continues his fantastic start to the year with a trio of weekend winners

Pyro has made a terrific start to 2017 with his runners, siring 18 winners by 1 February.

Darley has announced the fees for the six stallions that will stand at their stud in Japan for the 2017 breeding season.

World Champion three-year-old and proven G1 sire 


Three JRA winners for son of Pulpit

Pyro has been enjoying an excellent 2016, especially through the exploits of G3 Fairy Stakes winner B B Barrel, and he sired a JRA trebl


Three-year-old filly takes the G3 Fairy Stakes in impressive style

Pyro enjoyed an outstanding season in 2015, siring no fewer than 61 winners headed by Stakes-winning colt Shigeru Kaga.


Both B B Surrender and Meisho Suizuki break their maiden this past weekend

Pyro's stellar run with his juveniles continued this past weekend with a pair of new winners taking him to 13 on the season, more than any other sire in


Pyro and Admire Moon enjoy success at Niigata and Sapporo

Juveniles by Darley stallions enjoyed a successful weekend with two very promising winners saluting the judge for the first time.


Shigeru Kaga lands the Hokkaido Sprint Cup at Mombetsu

Pyro, one of Japan's leading young stallions, sired his first Group winner when his four-year-old son Shigeru Kaga landed the JPN-G3 Hok


Three JRA winners in one weekend for talented young sire

Pyro was a talented racehorse who was placed in the G1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile before landing the G1 Forego Stakes and plenty of his offspring seem to be


Popular Admire Moon and King’s Best head a select roster of stallions

Darley has announced the fees of its five stallions that will stand at their stud in Japan for the 2015 season.


Curren Cotillard breaks her maiden over 1400m

First-season stallion Deep Sky sired his fifth JRA winner on Saturday December 14 when his daughter Curren Cotillard brok


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