England Timeform's Best of 2006

The following are the best two-year-olds, three-year-olds and older performers for Europe for 2006 according to England's authoritative Timeform ratings at the official end of the England flat season at November 4. With the exception of Australian bred, owned and trained Takeover Target, the leading European sprinter, all names shown in bold are sires who have shuttled to Australia or New Zealand at some time.


126  TEOFILO (IRE) b c Galileo (IRE) - Speirbhean, by Danehill (USA)
125   HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR (IRE) b c Danehill (USA) - L'On Vite, by Secretariat
124   DUTCH ART (GB) ch c Medicean - Halland Park Lass, by Spectrum (IRE)
118p AUTHORIZED (IRE) b c Montjeu (IRE) - Funsie, by Saumarez
118   EAGLE MOUNTAIN (GB) b c Rock of Gibraltar (IRE) - Maskana, by Darshaan
118   FINSCEAL BEO (IRE) ch f Mr. Greeley (USA) - Musical Treat, by Royal Academy (USA)
116p ADMIRALOFTHEFLEET (USA) b c Danehill (USA) - Rafina, by Mr. Prospector
116P SANDER CAMILLO (USA) b f Dixie Union - Staraway, by Star de Naska
116   WI DUD (GB) b c Elnadim - Hopesay, by Warning
115   CHARLIE FARNSBARNS (IRE) b c Cape Cross (IRE) - Lafleur, by Grand Lodge (USA)
114p EVENING TIME (IRE) gr f Keltos -  Shadow Casting, by Warning
114p MOUNT NELSON (GB) b c Rock of Gibraltar (IRE) - Independence, by Selkirk
114   CALDRA (IRE)  b g Elnadim - Lady Rachel, by Priolo
114   CAPTAIN MARVELOUS (IRE) b c Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Shesasmartlady, by Dolphn Street (IRE)
114   DOCTOR BROWN (GB) b g Dr Fong (USA) - Molly Brown, by Rudimentary
114   EXCELLENT ART (GB) b c Pivotal - Obsessive, by Seeking The Gold
114   STRATEGIC PRINCE (GB) b c Dansili - Ausherra, by Diesis
113p HAATEF (USA) b c Danzig - Sayedat Alhadh, by Mr. Prospector
113   SPIRIT ONE (FR) b c Anabaa Blue - Lavayssiere, by Sicyos
113   VITAL EQUINE (IRE) b c Danetime - Bayalika, by  Selkirk


133   GEORGE WASHINGTON (IRE) b c Danehill (USA) - Bordighera, by Alsheba
132   RAIL LINK (GB) b c Dansili -Docklands, by Theatrical
129   DYLAN THOMAS (IRE) b c Danehill (USA) - Lagrion, by Diesis
129   SIR PERCY (GB) b c Mark of Esteem - Percy's Lass, by Blakeney
128   ARAAFA (IRE)  b c Mull of Kyntire (USA) - Resurgence, by Polar Falcon
125   SIXTIES ICON (GB) b c Galileo (IRE) - Love Divine, by  Diesis
124p YOUMZAIN (IRE) b c Sinndar - Sadima, by Sadler's Wells
124   MANDESHA (FR) b f Desert Style (IRE) - Mandalara, by Lahib
124   RED ROCKS (IRE) b c Galileo (IRE) - Pharmacist, by Machiavellian
123   ALEXANDROVA (IRE) b f Sadler's Wells - Shouk, by Shirley Heights
123   AUSSIE RULES (USA) gr c Danehill (USA) - Last Second, by Alzao (USA)
123   BALTHAZAAR'S GIFT (IRE) b c Xaar (GB) - That's Your Opinion, by Last Tycoon (IRE)
123   BEST NAME (GB) b c King's Best (USA) - Flawly, by Old Vic
123   DANDY MAN (IRE) b c Mozart (IRE) -Lady Alexander, by Night Shift (USA)
123   LATERAL (GB) b c Singspiel (IRE) - Ligonam by Aragon
123   STORMY RIVER (IRE) gr c Verglas -  Miss Bio, by River Mist
122   IRISH WELLS (FR)  b c Poliglote - Sign of The Vine, by Kendor (FR)122   RED EVIE (IRE) b f Intikhab - Malefemmena, by Nordico
121p DESERT AUTHORITY (USA) br/b c War Chant - Tuzla, by Panoramic
121   HALA BEK (IRE) b c Halling - Place de L'Opera, by Sadler's Wells
121   MARCHAND D'OR (FR) gr g Marchand de Sable - Fedora, by Kendor (FR)
121   SEPTIMUS (IRE) b c Sadler's Wells - Caladiram by Darshaan

Four-Year-Olds- plus

132  DAVID JUNIOR (USA) 4 ch c Pleasant Tap - Paradise River, by Irish River
130  DEEP IMPACT (JPN) 4 b c Sunday Silence - Wind in Her Hair, by Alzao (USA)
130  HURRICANE  RUN (IRE) 4 b c Montjeu (IRE) - Hold On, by Surumu
129  SHIROCCO (GER) 5 b h Monsun - So Sedulous, by The Minstrel
128  IFFRAAJ (GB) 5 b h Zafonic (USA) - Pastorale, by Nureyev
128  PRIDE (FR) 6 b m Peintre Celebre (USA)  - Specificity, by Alleged
128  YEATS (IRE) 5 b h Sadler's Wells - Lyndonville, by Top Ville
127  IMPERIAL STRIDE (GB) 5 b h Indian Ridge - Place de L'Opera, by Sadler's Wells
127  COURT MASTERPIECE (GB) 6 b h Polish Precedent - Easy Option, by Prince Sabo
127  ELECTROCUTIONIST (USA) 5 b h Red Ransom (USA) -Elbaaha, by Arazi (USA)
127  HEARTS CRY (JPN) 5 b h Sunday Silence - Irish Dance, by Tony Bin
127  REVERENCE (GB) 5 ch g Mark of Esteem - Imperial Bailiwick, by Imperial Frontier
127  TAKEOVER TARGET (AUST) 7 b g Celtic Swing (GB) - Shady Stream, by Archregent (CAN)
126   LES ARCS (USA) 6 br g Arch - La Sarto, by Cormorant
126   MARAAHEL (IRE) 5 b h Alzao (USA) - Nasanice, by Nashwan
126   MOSS VALE (IRE) 5 b h Shinko Forest (IRE) -  Wolf Cleugh, by Last Tycoon (IRE)
126   NOTNOWCATO (GB) 4 ch c Inchinor - Rambling Rose, by  Cadeaux Genereux
125   AD VALOREM (USA) 4 b c Danzig - Classy Women, Relaunch
125   ALEXANDRA GOLDRUN (IRE) 5 b m Gold Away - Renashaan, by Darshaan
125   ECHO OF LIGHT (GB) 4 b c Dubai Millennium - Spirit of Tara, by Sadler's Wells
125   OUIJA BOARD (GB) 5 b m Cape Cross (IRE) - Selection Board, by Welsh Pageant