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Apollo Knight


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4 year old bay gelding

Foaled:15 February 2017
Sire: Telescope
Dam: Laetitia
Gender: gelding
Colour: bay
Owner:J Blackburn
Gallery:Images here
Purchased:Goffs Spring Sale 2020 (Doncaster) (Lot 135)

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Telescope gelding purchased at Doncaster Sales, July 2020. Half brother to winners Red House Hill and Sand Fly. His dam Laetitia was a high class mare who won two Grade 3 races and a Listed race, the wins being over both hurdles and fences. Apollo Knight is a nice National Hunt prospect.

Stallion reference:

TELESCOPE (IRE), Bay horse, 2010, by Galileo (IRE), out of Velouette (GB), by Darshaan. Won 5 races, value £763,292, at 2 to 5, from 1 mile to 1 mile 4 furlongs, Hardwicke Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2, Neptune Great Voltigeur Stakes, York, Gr.2, Al Rayyan Aston Park Stakes, Newbury, L, also placed second in King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Ascot, Gr.1, Dunaden at Overbury Jockey Club Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.2, Betfair Huxley Stakes, Chester, Gr.3, Betfred Rose of Lancaster Stakes, Haydock Park, Gr.3, bet365 Gordon Richards Stakes, Sandown Park, Gr.3, and third in Juddmonte International Stakes, York, Gr.1. Retired to Stud in 2016.

Full pedigree can be downloaded in PDF format here.

Three generation pedigree
bay gelding
Telescope Galileo Sadler's Wells
Urban Sea
Velouette Darshaan
Velvet Moon
Laetitia Priolo Sovereign Dancer
Licimba Konigsstuhl

Further details
More photos here.
Full pedigree here.


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