Sire: New Approach

Dam: Doctrine

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Feb 25th, 2013

Country: Ireland


W A Kelly

Career Record: 32-3-2-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    9.4 %
  • Place
    21.9 %





Bay coltFoaled in 2013

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
NEW APPROACH (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
2005Park ExpressAhonooraLorenzaccio
DamBaratheaSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
DOCTRINE (GB) BrocadeHabitat
2001AuspiciousShirley HeightsMill Reef
  Blessed EventKings Lake

NEW APPROACH (IRE) (Chestnut 2005-Stud 2009). 8 wins-5 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 493 rnrs, 297 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. Dawn Approach (Curragh National S., Gr.1), Potemkin, Elliptique, Sultanina, Talent, May's Dream, Beautiful Romance, New Predator, Connecticut, Messi, Nearly Caught, Herald the Dawn, Libertarian, Gamblin' Guru, Sword of Light, Ceisteach, Cap O'Rushes, Montsegur, Newfangled, Tha'ir, Glamorous Approach, Charlevoix, Parish Boy, etc.


1st dam

DOCTRINE, by Barathea. 2 wins at 2, 4th Kempton Masaka S., L. Dam of eight named foals, all raced, six winners-

Pop Art (f. by Excellent Art). Winner at 2, 2d Leopardstown Heritage S., L, 3d Curragh Tetrarch S., L, Leopardstown Knockaire S., L, 4th Curragh Park Express S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Amethyst S., Gr.3.

Sunraider (g. by Namid). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 6f to 2016, Haydock PHS Washroom Consumables H., 3d Newmarket H.

Oblitereight (g. by Bertolini). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2017 in GB and Greece, 2d Doncaster Elements Medispa H.

Biodynamic (c. by New Approach). Winner. See below.

Always be True (f. by Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 7f in Ireland.

Gay Marriage (f. by New Approach). Winner at 2 in GB.

Doctor Cross (c. by Cape Cross). Placed at 2 in 2016 in GB.

Naafetha (f. by Alhaarth). Placed at 3 in GB.


2nd dam

AUSPICIOUS, by Shirley Heights. Winner at 1¼m, 4th Doncaster Serlby S., L, Newmarket Severals S., L, York Galtres S., L. Sister to SACRAMENT, half-sister to Top Flight Queen (dam of ANNE OF KIEV), Blessed Honour (dam of ICICLE, CRUCIAL), Choir Mistress (dam of CHORIST). Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

Prince Picasso. 8 wins from 1m to 19f, 2d Epsom Golfer's Putt to Win Birthday H., 3d Haydock H.

Brown Butterfly. 3 wins from 7f to 9f, 2d Curragh H., Leopardstown Summer Festival 2013 H., 3d Curragh Free to Speak Apprentice H.


3rd dam

BLESSED EVENT, by Kings Lake. Winner at 1¼m, Newbury Ballymacoll Stud S., L, 2d Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1, Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.2, Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2, Newbury Fred Darling S., Gr.3, 3d Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2, Pretty Polly S., L, 4th Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Friedrichslust (dam of FABERGER). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SACRAMENT (Shirley Heights). 7 wins from 1700m to 2500m, £268,640, York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix Jean de Chaudenay, Gr.2, Kempton September S., Gr.3, Haydock July Trophy, L, Grand Prix de la Ville de Nantes, L, Epsom Energizer S., 2d Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, 3d Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Newmarket Jockey Club S., Gr.2, Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L, 4th The St Leger, Gr.1, Newmarket Jockey Club S., Gr.2. Sire.

Top Flight Queen. Winner at 1¼m, 2d Ascot Silwood Park Nurseries H. Dam of-

ANNE OF KIEV (Oasis Dream). 8 wins to 6f, Haydock Cecil Frail S., L, Lingfield Hever Sprint S., L, View Our 2011 Fixtures H., 2d Newmarket Boadicea S., L, Lingfield Cleves S., L. Producer.

Big Robert (Medicean). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 2½m, Curragh Irish Lincolnshire H., 2d Goodwood Stardom S., L, 3d Kempton Dragonfly S., L, Chantilly Prix Pelleas, L.

Ceremonial. Winner at 8¼f in GB. Dam of-

Graduation (Lomitas). Winner at 1m, 2d Newmarket Racing Post Bloodstock H., 3d York Michael Seely Memorial S., L, Newbury Bridget S. Producer.

Blessed Honour. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

ICICLE (Polar Falcon). 2 wins at 2, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, 3d Epsom Victress S., L, 4th Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2. Dam of-

ICELANDIC (Selkirk). Champion Older Male Sprinter in Italy in 2008. 9 wins from 1200m to 1700m, £52,376, €216,705, Milan Premio Chiusura, Gr.3, Doncaster Wentworth S., L, Milan Premio del Piazzale, L, 2d Milan Premio Emilio Turati, Gr.2, 3d Curragh Phoenix Sprint S., Gr.3, Greenlands S., Gr.3.

CRUCIAL (Pivotal). 7 wins at 1000m, 1200m, €236,162, Milan Premio Certosa, L, Premio Cancelli, L, 2d Milan Premio Certosa, L, 3d Milan Premio Omenoni, Gr.3, Rome Premio Tudini, Gr.3.

Bouguereau (Alhaarth). Winner at 1¼m, 2d Newbury Golf World Cup S., 3d Newmarket Bahrain Trophy, L, 4th Goodwood Gordon S., Gr.3, Deauville Criterium du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage, L.

Choir Mistress. Unraced. Dam of-

CHORIST (Pivotal). Champion Older Female in GB & Ireland in 2004 (Intermediate). 9 wins from 1m to 10¼f, £245,790, €260,386, Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, Blandford S., Gr.3, Chepstow Golden Daffodil S., Gr.3, Newcastle Hoppings S., L, Pontefract Pipalong S., L, Salisbury Upavon S., L, Newmarket Waitrose H., Newbury TFM Cyntergy S., 2d Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Curragh Blandford S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Fern Hill S., L, York Middleton S., L, 3d Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.2, Ascot Princess Royal S., Gr.3. Dam of-

GOSPEL CHOIR (Galileo). 7 wins from 1¼m to 1¾m, £235,016, €3,500, Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2, Newmarket Jockey Club S., Gr.2, Fred Archer S., L, Ascot Canisbay Bloodstock H., Goodwood Santa Maria Foodservice S., Haydock Levy Board H., 2d Windsor August S., L, 3d Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2, Sunspot Amusements 2YO S., 4th Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3.

SENNOCKIAN STAR (Rock of Gibraltar). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1½m, £288,347, 8,808Dhs, to 2017, Ayr Doonside Cup, L, Ascot Newsmith October Club Charity H., Epsom Investec Property Investments City & Suburban S., 2d Royal Ascot Wolferton H., L.

Choirgirl (Unfuwain). Winner at 2, 2d Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, Salisbury Upavon S., L, 4th Goodwood Conqueror S., L, Yarmouth John Musker Fillies S., L. Producer.

Rock Choir (Pivotal). 2 wins at 9f, 1¼m, Newbury John Sunley Memorial Fillies' H., 3d Salisbury Upavon S., L, 4th Yarmouth John Musker S., L.

Operatic. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 2m in GB. Dam of-

MAC MONARCH (Unfuwain). Winner at 2, €130,124, Milan Premio Campobello, L, 2d Milan Premio Emanuele Filiberto, L, Premio Bellotta, 4th Derby Italiano, Gr.1.


Race Record: 6 Starts 1-0-1 £26,631.

Winner at 11f in 2016, 3d Newmarket Tattersalls Millions 3YO Trophy, 4th Chester Vase, Gr.3.