Race Videos

Winner of $6.2m, the highest stake earner at stud in New Zealand.
Group One Hanshin Osaka Hai over 2000m. STAPHANOS placing second where he tested 2016 and 2017 Japan Horse of the Year KITASAN BLACK.
Speed- Track record broken in the Group Three Naruo Kinen running 1.57.6 over 2000m.
Turn Of Foot- Last 600m in 32.9 winning the Group Three Tokyo Fuji Stakes over 1600m.

Group One Tenno Sho over 2000m . STAPHANOS came with his customary big finish to place second to Japan Horse of the Year Lovely Day and ahead of the best middle-distance horses in Japan.

Group One Queen Elizabeth Cup over 2000m in Hong Kong. Representing Japan placing second to BLAZING SPEED and ahead of the Australian four times Group One winner CRITERION, while ahead of a further five Group One winners.
Shirayuri Stakes defeating MAURICE the subsequent Japan Horse Of The Year.
Hanshin Two Year Old. STAPHANOS a fast maturing son of Deep Impact!
Kyoto Tsubaki Sho. STAPHANOS turn of foot!