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  • 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
  • Desert King (IRE) 1994
  • Northern Dancer (CAN) 1961
  • Nureyev (USA) 1977
  • Special (USA) 1969
  • Sabaah (USA) 1988
  • Bustino (GB) 1971
  • Dish Dash (GB) 1979
  • Loose Cover (GB) 1963

Yearling Stats

Australian Yearling Stats (37 sold) Average Median
DESERT KING stands at Lauriston Park Stud
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Latest News

Millionairess Real Love made a one-act affair of Friday night's Group III The Sporting Globe After The Last JRA Cup (2040m) encouraging trainer Darren Weir to take a shot at the Caulfield Cup.
The ultimate professional Real Love, clawed the lead off her stubborn stablemate Puccini in the closing stages of Saturday's Group III Channel Seven Premier's Cup to chalk up her seventh stakes win.
What an achievement it was for evergreen stallion Desert King on the weekend - his flashy and talented daughter Real Love proving a class above her rivals in the Group III JRA Cup at Doomben, in doing so becoming her sire's third millionaire.
A star in Western Australia, the Bob and Sandra Peters homebred Real Love continues to plunder stakes races in the eastern states since being transferred to Darren Weir, the latest coming in Saturday's $125,000 Group III JRA Cup (2000m) at Doomben.

Top Progeny

Real Love 10 wins, 8 stakes
Banana Man 5 wins, 2 stakes
Bedouin Express 8 wins
Queen Ofthe Desert 6 wins
Acting King 6 wins
Hide And Sheikh 6 wins
Desert Jeuney 5 wins
Rainbow Storm 5 wins
Break Even 5 wins
Here's To A King 5 wins

Top Nicks

Salieri 3 winners, 1 stakes Real Love
Kaapstad 1 winners, 1 stakes Banana Man
Grand Lodge 3 winners Queen Ofthe Desert
Zoffany 3 winners Fujian Prince
Almaarad 2 winners Rainbow Storm

Top Trainers

Trainer Rnrs Wnrs Top Earner
D K Weir 11 8 Real Love
M C Kent 4 4 Banana Man
R E LAING 3 3 Desert Master
C and C Alderson 4 2 Easter Rising
B and S Wilde 2 2 King's Demand
A G Durrant 2 2 Real Love
Grant Williams 2 2 Real Love
L Richardson 4 2 Acting King
N A Blackiston 5 2 Desert Jeuney
R L Tipper 3 2 Desert Vision
R W Smerdon 2 2 Spirited Character
Sharna Valli 2 2 Play It By Ear
G Dalziel 1 1 Another George
Donna Grisedale 1 1 Know How
David Pfieffer 1 1 Vegas Lass