MALIBU MOON

A.P. Indy - Macoumba, by Mr. Prospector
1997, Bay · Entered Stud: 2000
Fee: $75,000 LFSN

MALIBU MOON is the sire of 2013 Kentucky Derby-G1 winner ORB!

MALIBU MOON began his stud career at Country Life in 2000, and after the success of horses like Perfect Moon in his first crop, he was relocated to Kentucky in 2003. Other offspring of MALIBU MOON conceived during his time at Country Life include Eclipse Champion Two-Year-Old Declan’s Moon and Grade 1 winner Malibu Mint.

  • 2 stakes horses in the first week of the 2019: SUNSET WISH, winner of the Take Charge Brandi S. and G2-placed Hasta Vencer (ARG)
  • 2018 racing: Arkansas Derby (G1) and Rebel S. (G2) winner MAGNUM MOON, back-to-back Bing Crosby S. (G1) winner RANSOM THE MOONBessarabian S. (G2) winner MOONLIT PROMISE,  Davona Dale S. (G2) winner FLY SO HIGHShuvee S. (G3) winner FARRELL, etc.
  • 2018 sales: 2-year-olds of $700,000, $500,000$500,000$250,000$205,000, etc.; yearlings of $500,000$500,000$450,000$450,000$425,000$400,000, etc.
  • 2017 was his best year at stud to date: 4 G1 winners & over $11.2 million in earnings — including 2YO filly MOONSHINE MEMORIES, winner of the Del Mar Debutante (G1) Chandelier S. (G1); 2YO filly HEAVENLY LOVE, winner of the Alcibiades S. (G1); leading sprinter RANSOM THE MOON, winner of the Bing Crosby S. (G1); and leading 3YO colt GORMLEY, winner of the Santa Anita Derby (G1)
  • Lifetime: 115 BT winners, 47 GSWs15 G1Ws$114M, incl. Kentucky Derby winner ORB (G1), 2YO Champion DECLAN’S MOON (G1), millionaires GORMLEYLIFE AT TENMR. Z,STANFORD & CARINA MIA
  • Emerging as a leading broodmare sire — Daughters produced 3 G1 winners in 2017, including 6-time G1 winner STELLAR WIND, dual G1-winning sprinter BY THE MOON, and Haskell Inv. (G1) winner GIRVIN
  • Continues to be one of the most popular stallions at stud — Bred 272 mares in the last two years
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Pedigree
A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA)
dkb/br. 1968
BOLDNESIAN (USA)
REASON TO EARN (USA)
MY CHARMER (USA)*
b. 1969
POKER (USA)
FAIR CHARMER (USA)
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA)*
b. 1980
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
BOLD RULER (USA)
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA)
LASSIE DEAR (USA)*
b. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA)
GAY MISSILE (USA)
MACOUMBA (USA)
b. 1992
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA)
ch. 1961 [B]
NATIVE DANCER (USA)
RAISE YOU (USA)
GOLD DIGGER (USA)
b. 1962
NASHUA (USA)
SEQUENCE (USA)
MAXIMOVA (FR)
b. 1980
GREEN DANCER (USA)
b. 1972
NIJINSKY (CAN)
GREEN VALLEY (FR)
BARACALA (USA)
ch. 1972
SWAPS (USA)
SEXIMEE (USA)
Race Record
Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 2 1 1 0 $33840
Total 2 1 1 0 $33,840
Won at 2

A maiden special weight race at Hollywood Park (5f, by 1 1/2 lengths, defeating Family Hero, Terror to Go, Future Promise, Bully’s South, The Martian, Spot Hammer Dent, Lost in Paradise, Expressive)

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