2010 b. 15.9hh (1.62m)
Symboli Kris S – Cesario
2021 Fee : JPY10,000,000

Sire of the first unbeaten triple tiara winner Daring Tact from his first crop.
Out of Japanese legendary mare Cesario, dam of two champions Leontes and Saturnalia .



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 2020, his first crop daughter Daring Tact became the first undefeated winner of the Japanese Filly Triple Crown by winning the Grade 1 Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas), the Grade 1 Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks), and the Grade 1 Shuka Sho, and was awarded Best Three-Year-Old Filly in Japan. Also in 2020, Aristoteles finished second in the Grade 1 Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger) and Orthoclase finished second in the Grade 1 Hopeful Stakes.

He was ranked fifth on the Japanese Leading Two-Year-Old Sire list in 2020.


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

    2020 JRA Best 3-Year-Old Filly
    8 starts 5 wins in JRA & HK, Earn JPY500,375,0000, 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, HK Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1

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

    6 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY433,276,000
    1st: Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)-G1 (Nakayama, T2000m), Tenno Sho (Autumn)-G1 (Tokyo, T2000m), Kyodo News Hai-G3 (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1

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

    14 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

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

    5 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, filly) Dia de la Madre by King Kamehameha

    12 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY78,736,000
    2nd: Mermaid Stakes-G3; 3rd: Chukyo Kinen-G3, Niigata Kinen-G3

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

    8 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY67,583,000
    3rd: Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1

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

    18 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY67,064,000
    2nd: Rose Stakes-G2; 3rd: Niigata Himba Stakes-OP; 5th: Fukushima Himba Stakes-G3

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

    11 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

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

    8 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY55,146,000
    2nd: Keisei Hai-G3

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

    8 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY49,741,000
    3rd: Artemis Stakes-G3; 4th: Fairy Stakes-G3

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

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

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

    3 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY36,285,000
    1st: Artemis Stakes-G3 (Tokyo, T1600m)

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

    18 starts 1 win in JRA & NAR (incl. 1 start in JRA Jump Race), Earn JPY19,054,000
    3rd: Keio Hai Nisai Stakes-G2; 5th: Shinzan Kinen-G3