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QUARTER GIVEN is by ELUSIVE QUALITY, stakes winner of 9 races, $413,284, Jaipur H (gr. IIIT), Poker H (gr. IIIT), 2nd King’s Bishop S (gr. II), 3rd Tom Fool H (gr. II). To November 6, 2011: Sired 10 crops, 1,317 foals, 977 rnrs (74%), 659 wnrs (50%), 143 2yo wnrs (11%), 76 sw (6%), 1.93 AEI, 2.17 CI, 730 sale yrlgs, avg $133,056, 3.12 TNA. In 2011: 107 2yos, 35 2yo rnrs, 14 2yo wnrs, 15 sw, 84 sale yrlgs, avg $84,191.


1st dam

REGAL STATE. 2 wins at 2 in Fr, $103,973, Prix Morny (Fr-I), 2nd Prix du Haras de Fresnay-Le- Buffard-Jacques Le Marois (Fr-I), Prix de la Salamandre (Fr-I), 3rd Prix de la Heziere. Dam of 13 foals, incl.—

PLEASANTLY PERFECT Champion older male in United Arab Emirates. Won Emirates Airline  Dubai World

 Cup (UAE-I, 10f), Breeders’ Cup Classic (gr. I, 10f), Pacific Classic S (gr. I, 10f), Goodwood Breeders’ Cup H (gr. II, 9f) twice, San Antonio H (gr. II, 9f), 2nd San Diego H (gr. II, 8.5f), 3rd Breeders’ Cup Classic Powered by Dodge (gr. I, 10f),

San Antonio H (gr. II, 9f)..$7,700,000

SWAGGER STICK (by Cozzene). 7 wins, 2 to 8, placed at 10, 2011, in NA and Eng, $330,708, Foxbrook Supreme

        Hurdle S, 2nd Carolina Cup Hurdle S (NSA-III), AFLAC U. S. Championship Supreme Hurdle S, Happy Intellectual S,

George Sloan Novice Hurdle S, Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle S, 3rd New York Turf Writers Cup Steeplechase H (NSA-I),

Stars and Stripes Breeders’ Cup Turf H (gr. IIIT), Ben Nevis S, David L. (Zeke) Ferguson Memorial Hurdle S, International Gold Cup Timber S, Ninepin Novice Hurdle S.

 HURRICANE STATE (Miswaki). 2 wins at 2 in Fr and Eng, $70,098, Prix Eclipse (Fr-III), 3rd Criterium des Deux Ans

(Fr-II). Sire.

CAVALRY CHARGE (Honour and Glory). 4 wins, 5 to 8, $66,790.

 QUARTER GIVEN (Elusive Quality). Winner at 4, $60,086.

GOUT DE TERROIR (Lemon Drop Kid). Winner at 3, $53,090.

Dam of ELUSIVE KATE ($332,597, Total Prix Marcel Boussac-Criterium des Pouliches, Fr-I, Prix du Calvados-Haras des Capucines, Fr-III, Prix Six Perfections, at 2, 2011).

2nd dam

La Trinite. 2 wins at 2 in Fr, $59,920, 2nd Prix de la Calonne, Prix de Saint-Cyr, Prix de Pontarme, 3rd Prix de la Grotte

      (Fr-III), Prix des Reservoirs (Fr-III). Dam of 6 foals, including-

SPENDOMANIA. 3 wins at 2 and 3 in Fr, $170,048, Prix Joubert, 2nd CIGA Prix de Royallieu (Fr-II), Prix de Pomone (Fr-II),

 Prix  de la Nonette (Fr-III), Prix de Cabourg (Fr-III), 3rd Prix Saint-Alary (Fr-I).

 SEVEN SPRINGS. 3 wins at 2 in Fr, $81,455, Prix Morny (Fr-I), Prix Robert Papin (Fr-I). Dam of

 DISTANT VIEW ($238,374, champion 3yo colt in Eur and Eng, Sussex S, Eng-I, 2nd St. James’s Palace S, Eng-I, sire), GYPSY RIVER ($142,733, champion older male three times in Scandinavia).  SALON PRIVE. Producer. Dam of Marbeuf ($107,743, in Fr), Tustarta ($80,706, in Fr). Granddam of LICKETY LEMON ($236,004), CRY OF FREEDOM ($65,372, in Eng, to 7, 2013).


ELUSIVE QUALITY has sired SMARTY JONES (champion 3yo colt, Kentucky Derby, gr. I, Preakness S, gr. I,
Arkansas Derby, gr. II, etc.), SEPOY (champion 2 and 3yo colt in Aus, AAMI Golden Slipper, Aus-I, Patinack
Farm Blue Diamond S, Aus-I, etc.), RAVEN’S PASS (champion 3yo colt in Eng, Breeders’ Cup Classic, gr.
IA, Queen Elizabeth II S, Eng-I, etc.), ELUSIVE KATE (champion 2 and 3yo filly in Eng, champion 2yo filly in
Eur and Fr, Total Prix Marcel Boussac-Criterium des Pouliches, Fr-I, Prix Rothschild, Fr-I twice, etc., to 4,
2013), MARYFIELD (champion female sprinter, Ballerina S, gr. I, Distaff Breeders’ Cup H, gr. II, etc.),
SHIFTY (champion 3yo colt in Sin, Aushorse Golden Horseshoe, Sin-II, Malaysia Magic Millions Classic,
Mal-III, etc., to 5, 2013), CERTIFY (champion 2yo filly in Eur and Eng, Shadwell Fillies’ Mile, Eng-I, etc.),
ELUSIVE CITY (champion 2yo colt in Fr, Prix Morny Casinos Barriere, Fr-I, 3rd Shadwell Stud Middle Park
S, Eng-I), DEMONSTRATIVE (Calvin Houghland Iroquois Hurdle S, NSA-I, New York Turf Writers Cup
Steeplechase H, NSA-I, Colonial Cup Hurdle S, NSA-I, etc., to 6, 2013), CAMARILLA (Inglis Sires’ Produce S,
Aus-I, Arrowfield Stud Blue Diamond Prelude S, Aus- III, 2nd Parramatta Leagues Club Magic Night S, Aus-
II, etc.), TRUE QUALITY (General George H, gr. II, Paumonok H, 2nd Gravesend H, gr. III, etc.), ROYALE
(Barbara Fritchie H, gr. II, New Year’s Eve S, 2nd What a Summer S, etc.), GIRL WARRIOR (El
Encino S, gr. II, Miss America H), BURREN QUALITY (Qatar International Cup, Qa-II, to 4, 2013), MERHEE
(Post Merchants, SAf-II, Senor Santa H, SAf-II, 3rd Golden Horse Sprint H, SAf-I, to 5, 2013), ANA LUISA
(Grande Premio Presidente Guilherme Ellis, Brz-II, etc., at 3, 2013), AVENGER OF LIGHT (Grande Premio
Antenor de Lara Campos, Brz-II, 3rd Grande Premio Jockey Club Brasileiro, Brz-I, at 3, 2013), STAGE
(Al Shindagha Sprint Sponsored by Etisalat, UAE-III, 3rd Windsor Arch Macau Sand Premier Cup,
Mac-III), ELUSIVE WARNING (Muhtathir Burj Nahaar, UAE-III, Vincent A. Moscarelli Memorial S, 2nd Etisalat
Godolphin Mile, UAE-II), ELUSIVE DIVA (Las Cienegas H, gr. IIIT, Railbird S, gr. III, Senator Ken Maddy H, gr.
IIIT, etc.), BULLBARS (C. S. Hayes The Debonair S, Aus-III, 2nd Australian Guineas, Aus-I, BMW Manfred
S, etc.), ELUSIVE JAZZ (Phoenix Breeders’ Cup S, gr. III, Better Bee S, etc.), TIME PRISONER (Prix de Ris-
Orangis, Fr-III, to 6, 2013), ELUSIVE TOUCH (Auries Star H, Aus-III, to 8, 2013), Alamanni (champion older
female in Italy), etc.
ELUSIVE QUALITY’S 2013 Stakes Winners