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COMMANDS (AUS)

  • Northern Dancer (CAN) 1961
  • Danzig (USA) 1977
  • Pas De Nom (USA) 1968
  • Danehill (USA) 1986
  • His Majesty (USA) 1968
  • Razyana (USA) 1981
  • Spring Adieu (CAN) 1974
  • Commands (AUS) 1996
  • Petition (GB) 1944
  • My Swanee (GB) 1963
  • Grey Rhythm (GB) 1954
  • Cotehele House (GB) 1980
  • Pieces Of Eight (IRE) 1963
  • Eight Carat (GB) 1975
  • Klairessa (GB) 1969

Yearling Stats

Australian Yearling Stats (418 sold) Average Median
NZ Yearling Stats (38 sold) Average Median
COMMANDS stands at Darley NSW
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Latest News

Striking black colt Oak Door held all challengers at bay to open his stakes account with all all the way win in Saturday's $200,000 Group II Hyland Race Colours Autumn Stakes (1400m).
Five days ago Melody Belle catapulted her sire Commands to the top of the 2yo sires rankings in New Zealand with her win in the Karaka Million while at Moonee Valley on Friday night it was the turn of another filly from the final crop of the sadly missed Commands to make a statement.
Blinkers worked the oracle for Melody Belle who proved too good for her rivals in Sunday's $1 million Listed Karaka Millions (1200m) for two-year-olds at Ellerslie.
Godolphin will have a rare runner on Magic Millions raceday after Kinshachi earned a wild card for the Fillies and Mares race following her victory in Saturday's Listed Nudgee Quality at Eagle Farm.

Top Progeny

Appearance 9 wins, 7 stakes (4 x Gr1)
Epaulette 5 wins, 4 stakes (2 x Gr1)
Purple 5 wins, 3 stakes (2 x Gr1)
Commanding Jewel 5 wins, 3 stakes (1 x Gr1)
Holler 4 wins, 3 stakes (1 x Gr1)
Russeting 4 wins, 2 stakes (1 x Gr1)
Skilled 3 wins, 2 stakes (1 x Gr1)
Erewhon 4 wins, 1 stakes (1 x Gr1)
Rain Affair 12 wins, 6 stakes
First Command 11 wins, 5 stakes

Top Nicks

Quest For Fame 31 winners, 6 stakes Lamasery
Canny Lad 32 winners, 5 stakes Gregers
Zabeel 25 winners, 3 stakes Purple
Grand Lodge 17 winners, 3 stakes Appearance
Red Ransom 5 winners, 3 stakes Vilanova

Top Trainers

Trainer Rnrs Wnrs Top Earner
Peter Snowden 125 90 Epaulette
J A O'Shea 54 33 Holler
JOSEPH PRIDE 12 11 Rain Affair
G Portelli 12 9 Letter Of Intent
P G Moody 16 9 Club Command
Anthony Freedman 16 8 First Command
C J Waller 12 8 Vilanova
D Hayes and T Dabernig 12 8 Gregers
D Hayes and T Dabernig 12 8 Gregers
R D Griffiths 12 8 Girl In Flight
D L Freedman 12 7 First Command
J J Size 9 7 Fulfil A Wish
D P Smith 9 6 Oakfield Commands
David Vandyke 6 6 Lamasery
J H Manzelmann 7 6 Don Caudillo