Four winners for local stallions at Belmont yesterday.
The three year old son of Universal Ruler, Rebel King, was impressive in notching up his fifth victory in dominant style, and taking his prize money and bonuses to $324,400 from 10 race starts.
Universal Ruler has 50% winners to runners’ ratio – 22 individual winners. He stands at Scenic Lodge, and his 2015 service fee has been set at $6,150.
Race 1 – Regal Gleam: Alfred Nobel x Darntime (Danetime) – withdrawn
Race 2 – Vonus: Von Costa De Hero x Thisisus (High Chaparral) – not offered
Race 3 – Tower Of Lonhro: Lonhro x Spire (Danehill) – passed in $95,000, reserve $100,000
Race 4 – North Ridge: Danehill Express x Noreaster (Fuji Kiseki) – not offered
Race 5 – First Among Equals: Exceed And Excel x Pride Of The Class (Volksraad) – withdrawn
Race 6 – Rebel King: Universal Ruler x Rebel Sister (Falbrav) – $40,000 sold by Scenic Lodge
Race 7 – Minimalist: Celtus x Foxy Tudor (Statoblest) – not offered
Race 8 – Brother Patrick: Anabaa x Sister Patricia (Geiger Counter) – $180,000 sold by Widden Stud
Universal Ruler’s stud record
Commenced stud duties in Australia in 2010
Analysis by Crop