2010 b. 15.9hh (1.62m)
Symboli Kris S – Cesario
2023 Fee : JPY18,000,000

Sire of outstanding G1 winners.
Daring Tact – The first undefeated Japanese Fillies’ Triple Crown winner, Efforia – 2021 JRA Horse of the Year, and Circle of Life – 2021 JRA Champion Two-Year-Old Filly.



Symboli Kris S
1999 dk.b.
Kris S.
1977 dk.b.
Roberto Hail to Reason Turn-to
Bramalea Nashua
Sharp Queen Princequillo Prince Rose
Bridgework Occupy
Feale Bridge
Tee Kay
1991 dk.b.
Gold Meridian Seattle Slew Bold Reasoning
My Charmer
Queen Louie Crimson Satan
Tri Argo Tri Jet Jester
Hail Proudly Francis S.
2002 青毛
Special Week
1995 dk.b.
Sunday Silence Halo Hail to Reason
Wishing Well Understanding
Mountain Flower
Campaign Girl Maruzensky Nijinsky
Lady Shiraoki Saint Crespin
Miss Ashiyagawa
Kirov Premiere
1990 b.
Sadler's Wells Northern Dancer Nearctic
Fairy Bridge Bold Reason
Querida Habitat Sir Gaylord
Little Hut
Principia Le Fabuleux

Inbreeding / Hail to Reason 4S×5D


Age Country Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Age FP Race Name · Grade Race Course Dist. Finish Time
21stRadio Nikkei Hai Nisai Stakes-G3HanshinT2000m2.05.4
Kyoto Nisai S-LKyotoT2000m2.03.0
2-Year-Old NewcomerKyotoT1800m1.48.9
31stKikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1KyotoT3000m3.05.2
Kobe Shimbun Hai-G2HanshinT2400m2.24.8
2ndTokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1TokyoT2400m2.24.4
Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)-G1NakayamaT2000m1.58.1
4thYayoi Sho-G2NakayamaT2000m2.01.1
41stJapan Cup-G1TokyoT2400m2.23.1
3rdOsaka Hai-G2HanshinT2000m2.00.6
4thQueen Elizabeth Ⅱ Cup-G1Sha TinT2000m2.01.76
5thArima Kinen (The Grand Prix)-G1NakayamaT2500m2.35.5


Epiphaneia entered stud in Japan in 2016.
Note: Epiphaneia stood on Southern Hemisphere time in Japan in 2015.

In 2022, his two-year-old crop performed very well and produced 29 winners in Japan, including Chance the Roses, who won the Listed Ivy Stakes, and Win Odin, who finished second in the Grade 3 Niigata Nisai Stakes. Also in 2022, Izu Jo no Kiseki captured the Grade 2 Fuchu Himba Stakes beating three-time Grade 1 winner Sodashi.

He was ranked second on the Japanese Leading Two-Year-Old Sire in 2022.
He was ranked ninth on the JRA Leading Sire list in 2022.


  • Efforia(2018, bay, horse) Katies Heart by Heart's Cry

    2021 JRA Horse of the Year & Best 3-Year-Old Colt
    11 starts 6 wins in JRA, Earn JPY776,636,000
    1st: Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)-G1 (Nakayama, T2000m), Arima Kinen (Grand Prix)-G1 (Nakayama, T2500m), Tenno Sho (autumn)-G1 (Tokyo, T2000m), Kyodo News Hai-G3 (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1; 5th: Arima Kinen (Grand Prix)-G1; Sire

  • Daring Tact(2017, brown, mare) Daring Bird by King Kamehameha

    2020 JRA Best 3-Year-Old Filly
    13 starts 5 wins in JRA & HK, Earn JPY610,915,0000, HK$2,500,000
    1st: Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks)-G1 (Tokyo, T2400m), Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)-G1 (Hanshin, T1600m), Shuka Sho-G1 (Kyoto, T2000m), Elfin Stakes-L (Kyoto, T1600m); 2nd: Kinko Sho-G2; 3rd: Japan Cup-G1, Takarazuka Kinen-G1, HK Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1; 4th: Japan Cup-G1

  • Izu Jo no Kiseki(2017, bay, mare) King Dancer by King Kamehameha

    27 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY226,042,000
    1st: Fuchu Himba Stakes-G2 (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Wasurenagusa Sho-L; 4th: Arima Kinen (Grand Prix)-G1, Tulip Sho-G2; 5th: Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1, Queen Stakes-G3

  • Aristoteles(2017, bay, horse) Blue Diamond by Deep Impact

    22 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY222,233,000
    1st: American Jockey Club Cup-G2 (Nakayama, T2200m); 2nd: Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1, Kyoto Daishoten-G2, Sumire Stakes-L, Wakagoma Stakes-L; 4th: Tenno Sho (spring)-G1

  • Justin Cafe(2018, bay, horse) Casino Boogie by Workforce (GB)

    15 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY163,766,000
    1st: Epsom Cup-G3 (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Mainichi Okan-G2, Lord Derby Challenge Trophy-G3; 4th: Tokyo Shimbun Hai-G3, Epsom Cup-G3

  • Circle of Life(2019, bay, filly) Sea Breeze Life by Admire Japan

    2021 JRA Best 2-Year-Old Filly
    8 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY141,325,000
    1st: Hanshin Juvenile Fillies (Hanshin, T1600m), Artemis Stakes-G3 (Tokyo, T1600m); 3rd: Tulip Sho-G2; 4th: Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)-G1, Shion Stakes-G3

  • Ten Happy Rose(2018, chestnut, mare) Fatal Rose by Tanino Gimlet

    21 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY135,703,000
    1st: Toki Stakes-L (Niigata, T1400m); 2nd: Shinetsu Stakes-L; 3rd: Artemis Stakes-G3, Paradise Stakes-L; 4th: Fairy Stakes-G3

  • Orthoclase(2018, dark bay or brown, horse) Marialite by Deep Impact

    6 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY123,230,000
    1st: Ivy Stakes-L (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1, Hopeful Stakes-G1; 3rd: St. Lite Kinen-G2

  • Clavel(2017, brown, mare) Dia de la Madre by King Kamehameha

    15 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY105,252,000
    2nd: Mermaid Stakes-G3; 3rd: Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1, Chukyo Kinen-G3, Niigata Kinen-G3

  • Sky Groove(2017, chestnut, mare) Admire Sceptre by King Kamehameha

    14 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY100,768,000
    2nd: Keio Hai Spring Cup-G2, Keisei Hai-G3, Kyoto Himba Stakes-G3; 4th: Sekiya Kinen-G3

  • Selberg(2019, bay, colt) Enachan by Kinshasa no Kiseki (AUS)

    15 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY97,804,000
    1st: Chukyo Kinen-G3 (Chukyo, T1600m)

  • Musica(2017, bay mare) Rose Adagio by Deep Impact

    27 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY96,779,000
    2nd: Rose Stakes-G2; 3rd: Niigata Himba Stakes-OP; 4th: Hanshin Himba Stakes-G2; 5th: Fukushima Himba Stakes-G3

  • Verona City(2019, grey, colt) Amore Eterno by Zenno Rob Roy

    11 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY73,269,000
    2nd: Kyoto Shimbun Hai-G2, Wakaba Stakes-L, Shirayuri Stakes-L; 3rd: Keisei Hai-G3, Sumire Stakes-L; 5th: Kobe Shimbun Hai-G2

  • Divine Love(2018, bay, mare) Deep Love by Deep Impact

    9 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY68,503,000
    3rd: Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1

  • Season's Gift(2017, brown, mare) Season's Best by Zenno Rob Roy

    16 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY66,344,000
    2nd: New Zealand Trophy-G2; 3rd: Shion Stakes-G3, Flower Cup-G3; 4th: Turquoise Stakes-G3

  • Roll of Thunder(2017, chestnut, horse) Mikki Hanako by Admire Moon

    8 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY40,744,000
    3rd: Kyoto Nisai Stakes-G3

  • Varuna(2017, dark bay or brown, gelding) Arided by Dance in the Dark

    49 starts 3 wins in JRA & NAR (incl. 1 start in JRA Jump Race), Earn JPY21,061,000
    3rd: Keio Hai Nisai Stakes-G2; 5th: Shinzan Kinen-G3