MAURICE

MAURICE

2011 b. 16.6hh (1.69m)
Screen Hero – Mejiro Frances
2021 Fee : JPY8,000,000

Horse of the Year and Best Miler of the 2015 JRA Award.
Sire of over 30 winners in his first 2yo crop.

MAURICE

PEDIGREE

Screen Hero
2004 ch.
Grass Wonder
1995 ch.
Silver Hawk Roberto Hail to Reason
Bramalea
Gris Vitesse Amerigo
Matchiche
Ameriflora Danzig Northern Dancer
Pas de Nom
Graceful Touch His Majesty
Pi Phi Gal
Running Heroine
1993 b.
Sunday Silence Halo Hail to Reason
Cosmah
Wishing Well Understanding
Mountain Flower
Dyna Actress Northern Taste Northern Dancer
Lady Victoria
Model Sport Model Fool
Magic Goddess
Mejiro Frances
2001 b.
Carnegie
1991 b.
Sadler's Wells Northern Dancer Nearctic
Natalma
Fairy Bridge Bold Reason
Special
Detroit Riverman Never Bend
River Lady
Derna Sunny Boy
Miss Barberie
Mejiro Monterey
1986 dk.b.
Mogami Lyphard Northern Dancer
Goofed
No Luck Lucky Debonair
No Teasing
Mejiro Quincey Fidion Djakao
Thessalie
Mejiro Bosatsu Montaval
Mejiro Queen

Inbreeding / Northern Dancer 4D×5S×5S×5D, Hail to Reason 5S×5S

RACE RECORD

Age Country Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2JPN3200JPY 16,794,000
3JPN4001JPY 16,341,000
4JPN55(3)00JPY 279,873,000
HK11(1)00HK$13,110,000
5JPN31(1)2(2)0JPY 223,238,000
HK22(2)00HK$22,230,000
Total1811(7)2(2)1JPY 536,246,000
HK$35,340,000
  • 4yo (2015) JRA Horse of the Year & Best Sprinter or Miler
  • 5yo (2016) JRA Special Prize
Age FP Race Name · Grade Race Course Dist. Finish Time
21stManryo ShoHanshinT1400m1.22.7
2-Year-Old NewcomerKyotoT1400m1.20.6 R
33rdShirayuri Stakes-OPKyotoT1800m1.45.2
4thSpring Stakes-G2NakayamaT1800m1.48.8
5thShinzan Kinen-G3KyotoT1600m1.34.9
41stYasuda Kinen-G1TokyoT1600m1.32.0
Mile Championship-G1KyotoT1600m1.32.8
Hong Kong Mile-G1Sha TinT1600m1.33.92
Lord Derby Challenge Trophy-G3NakayamaT1600m1.32.2
Spica StakesNakayamaT1800m1.50.2
Wakashio ShoNakayamaT1600m1.33.7
51stTenno Sho (Autumn)-G1TokyoT2000m1.59.3
Hong Kong Cup-G1Sha TinT2000m2.00.95
Champions Mile-G1Sha TinT1600m1.34.08
2ndYasuda Kinen-G1TokyoT1600m1.33.2
Sapporo Kinen-G2SapporoT2000m2.02.0

STUD RECORD

Maurice entered stud in Japan in 2017.

He shuttled to Arrowfield Stud in Australia for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season in 2017, 2018, and 2019.

He made a good start to his career at stud as he sired 29 winners in JRA from his first crop in 2020. The winners include Infinite, who finished second in the Grade 3 Saudi Arabia Royal Cup.

He was ranked second on the Japanese Leading Freshman Sire list in 2020.

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

BEST PROGENY

  • Pixie Knight(2018, bay, colt) Pixie Hollow by King Halo

    8 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY227,642,000
    1st: Sprinters Stakes-G1 (Nakayama, T1200m), Shinzan Kinen-G3 (Chukyo, T1600m); 2nd: Centaur Stakes-G2, CBC Sho-G3; 4th: Arlington Cup-G3

  • Hitotsu (AUS)(2018, brown, colt) Love Is Fickle (AUS) by Redoute's Choice (AUS)

    6 starts 2 wins in AUS, Earn AUS$1,276,750
    1st: VRC Victoria Derby-G1 (Flemington, T2500m); 5th: MRC Caulfield Guineas-G1

  • Rooks Nest(2018, bay, colt) Villa by Deep Impact

    8 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY81,125,000
    1st: Falcon Stakes-G3 (Chukyo, T1400m); 2nd: Shinzan Kinen-G3, Port Island Stakes-L; 4th: Swan Stakes-G2

  • Shigeru Pink Ruby(2018, chestnut, filly) Moonlight Bay by High Chaparral (IRE)

    7 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY66,188,000
    1st: Fillies' Revue-G2 (Hanshin, T1400m); 4th: Kitakyushu Kinen-G3

  • Stutti(2018, bay, filly) Lilavati by Zenno Rob Roy

    9 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY47,985,000
    3rd: Tulip Sho-G2; 4th: Rose Stakes-G2, Artemis Stakes-G3

  • North Bridge(2018, bay, colt) Amazing Moon by Admire Moon

    6 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY42,178,000
    3rd: Radio Nikkei Sho-G3

  • Lupercalia(2018, bay, colt) Cesario by Special Week

    5 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY34,148,000
    2nd: Kyoto Shimbun Hai-G2; 4th: Mainichi Hai-G3

  • Kaiser Nova(2018, bay, colt) Stellar Lead by Special Week

    8 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY30,201,000
    1st: Clover Sho-OP (Sapporo, T1500m); 5th: Daily Hai Nisai Stakes-G2, Hakodate Nisai Stakes-G3

  • Taiso(2018, chestnut, colt) Ceramic Girl by Daiwa Major

    6 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY28,070,000
    3rd: Principal Stakes-L; 4th: Radio Nikkei Sho-G3

  • Infinite(2018, dark bay or brown, filly) Morganite by Agnes Digital (USA)

    6 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY23,906,000
    2nd: Saudi Arabia Royal Cup-G3; 5th: Falcon Stakes-G3

  • Lagulf(2019, dark bay or brown, colt) Abandonne by Falbrav (IRE)

    3 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY21,324,000
    1st: Fuyo Stakes-OP (Nakayama, T2000m)

  • Port Louis (AUS)(2018, bay, colt) Cat By the Tale (USA) by Tale of the Cat (USA)

    7 starts 0 win in AUS, Earn AUS$155,600
    3rd: BRC Sire's Produce Stakes-G2; 5th: ATC Champagne Stakes-G1

  • Invinsible Tears (AUS)(2018, bay, filly) Networking (GER) by Invincible Spirit (IRE)

    7 starts 0 win in AUS, Earn AUS$138,950
    2nd: BRC Spirit of Boom Classic-G2; 4th: BRC J. J. Atkins Stakes-G1