The Factor
  • War Front x Greyciousness (USA),
    by Miswaki | 2008

The Fastest Shuttle Stallion in Australia

2017 Service Fee - $11,000 inc GST
  • Sire of ultra-impressive Group 1 winner Noted and Quoted, who won the G1 Chandelier at Santa Anita after breaking her maiden by 9 1/2 lengths at Del Mar
  • Recorded some of the FASTEST times in history, a track and class record holder
  • Clocked 1:06 4/5 over 6 furlongs making him the FASTEST 1200m horse to ever stand in Australia
  • Multiple Group 1 winner
  • Won O'Brien Stakes at three defeating older sprinters
  • Described by Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert as a "freak"
  • When asked about The Factor's speed, jockey Martin Garcia said, "He is really that fast." – Bloodhorse
  • Broke his maiden by 8 lengths
  • The Factor's first southern hemisphere yearlings have made up to $240,000
  • The Factor's first southern hemisphere weanlings made up to $220,000 at 2016 sales

Race and (Stakes) Record

(in U.S.A., U.A.E.)

At 2 :Santa Anita Maiden Special Weight (6f)
At 3 :Del Mar Pat O'Brien S., Gr.1 (7f beating Camp Victory and Crown of Thorns), Santa Anita Malibu S., Gr.1 (7f beating Rothko and Associate), San Vicente S., Gr.2 (7f beating Sway Away and Premier Pegasus), Oaklawn Park Rebel S., Gr.2 (8½f beating Caleb's Posse and Archarcharch), 4th Santa Anita Ancient Title S., Gr.1 (6f)
At 4 :Santa Anita San Carlos S., Gr.2 (7f beating Sway Away and Amazombie), 2d Del Mar Bing Crosby S., Gr.1 (6f to Amazombie and beating Capital Account), Hollywood Park Triple Bend H., Gr.1 (7f to Camp Victory and beating Mobilized)

World Thoroughbred Ranking: 117 (in 2011), 117 (in 2012).

WAR FRONT 4 wins at 6f, 8½f, US$424,205, Saratoga Alfred G Vanderbilt H., Gr.2, Belmont Princelet S., L, Allowance, 2d Belmont Vosburgh S., Gr.1, Saratoga Forego S., Gr.1, Belmont Tom Fool H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Mr Prospector H., Gr.3, Deputy Minister H., Gr.3. He entered stud in USA in 2007. Sire of 386 progeny to race, 275 winners (71.0%), earnings of over $48 million, 56 stakes winners, 37 stakes placegetters, inc.

AIR FORCE BLUE (13c, Maria's Mon, Seeking the Gold). Champion 2YO Colt in Europe & Ireland in 2015.4 wins at 2, £309,350, ¬ 331,420, Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1, National S., Gr.1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Curragh Big Bad Bob 2YO S., 2d Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2.

THE FACTOR (08c, Miswaki, Icecapade). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$882,180, 146,800Dhs, Del Mar Pat O'Brien S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Malibu S., Gr.1, San Carlos S., Gr.2, San Vicente S., Gr.2, Oaklawn Park Rebel S., Gr.2, 2d Del Mar Bing Crosby S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Triple Bend H., Gr.1, 4th Santa Anita Ancient Title S., Gr.1.

DECLARATION OF WAR (09c, Rahy, Gone West). Joint Champion Older Male in Europe & GB in 2013 (Intermediate). Champion Older Male in Ireland in 2013 (Mile/Intermediate).7 wins-2 at 2-from 1500m to 2150m, £752,690, ¬ 134,010, US$500,000, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1, Dundalk Diamond S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Heritage S., L, Curragh Moyglare Stud Trophy, Deauville Midi Prix Habitat, 2d Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, 3d Breeders' Cup Classic, Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, 4th Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, Curragh Solonaway S., Gr.3.

DATA LINK (08c, Known Fact, Deputy Minister). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 9f, US$831,335, Keeneland Maker's 46 Mile S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Citation H., Gr.2, Monmouth S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf S., Gr.3, Allowance, 2d Keeneland Maker's 46 Mile S., Gr.1, Saratoga Bernard Baruch H., Gr.2, 3d Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf S., Gr.3, 4th Belmont Poker S., Gr.3, Shady Character S., L.

LINES OF BATTLE - HELENE SUPER STAR (H.K.) (10g, Arch, His Majesty). Champion 3YO in UAE in 2012-13 (Intermediate). Champion Stayer in Hong Kong in 2014-15.6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, £1,148, ¬ 66,455, HK$12,621,750, 4,404,000Dhs, HKJC Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup, Gr.1, UAE Derby, Gr.2, Dundalk Star Appeal S., L, Curragh Big Bad Bob 2YO S., HKJC Racing Club H., Crooked Island H., 2d Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup, Gr.1, Leopardstown Tyros S., Gr.3, Curragh Silver S., L, HKJC Beijing H., 3d HKJC Cotton Tree H., 4th HKJC Centenary Vase, HK-3-twice.

JACK MILTON (10c, Forty Niner, Believe It). 5 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$853,828, Keeneland Maker's 46 Mile S., Gr.1, Belmont Poker S., Gr.3, Keeneland Transylvania S., Gr.3, 2d Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1, 3d Belmont Jamaica H., Gr.1, Arlington Park Secretariat S., Gr.1, Saratoga Fourstardave H., Gr.2, Colonial Downs Virginia Derby, Gr.2, Penn Mile S., L, 4th Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf S., Gr.3.

SUMMER SOIREE (08f, Mazel Trick, Silver Hawk). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 9f, US$506,180, Del Mar Oaks, Gr.1, Monmouth Boiling Springs S., Gr.3, Turfway Park Bourbonette Oaks, Gr.3, 2d Hollywood Park Matriarch S., Gr.1, 3d Hollywood Park Matriarch S., Gr.1, Saratoga Ballston Spa S., Gr.2, Delaware Park Blue Hen S., L, 4th Keeneland First Lady S., Gr.1.

WAR COMMAND (11c, Red Ransom, His Majesty). 4 wins at 2, £316,693, ¬ 89,385, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Curragh Futurity S., Gr.2, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Irish National Stud Famous Name 2YO S., 3d Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1, 4th Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1.

AVENGE (12f, Woodman, Nijinsky). 6 wins from 6½f to 1¼m to 2016, US$651,996, Santa Anita Rodeo Drive S., Gr.1, Del Mar John C Mabee S., Gr.2, Santa Anita Ultrafleet S., L, 3d Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf, Gr.1.

BRAVE ANNA (14f, Sadler's Wells, Danehill Dancer). 3 wins at 2 in 2016, £147,446, ¬ 14,798, Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Albany S., Gr.3, Curragh Lester Piggott 2YO Fillies S.

HIT IT A BOMB (13c, Sadler's Wells, Danehill Dancer). 3 wins at 2, ¬ 68,010, US$550,345, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf, Gr.1, Dundalk Star Appeal S., L, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 3d Leopardstown Solonaway S., Gr.2, Desmond S., Gr.3.

PEACE AND WAR (12f, Smart Strike, Gilded Time). 2 wins at 2, £5,938, US$429,650, Keeneland Alcibiades S., Gr.1, 2d Delaware Oaks, Gr.3, Delaware Park Our Mims S., L, 3d Parx Racing Cotillion S., Gr.1.

SUMMER FRONT (09c, El Prado, Cherokee Colony). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$1,077,140, Gulfstream Park Fort Lauderdale S., Gr.2, Belmont Hill Prince S., Gr.3, Calder Miami Mile H., Gr.3, Monmouth Cliff Hanger S., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Dania Beach S., L, Saratoga Duluth S., L, Aqueduct King Cugat S., L, 2d Del Mar Eddie Read S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Shoemaker Mile S., Gr.1, Frank E Kilroe Mile S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Citation H., Gr.2, Belmont Fort Marcy S., Gr.3, Keeneland Lexington S., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Jamaica H., Gr.1, Arlington Park Secretariat S., Gr.1, 4th Breeders' Cup Mile, Gr.1.

DEPARTING (10g, Pulpit, Forty Niner). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f to 2016, US$1,968,229, Churchill Downs Firecracker S., Gr.2, Louisiana Downs Super Derby, Gr.2, Mountaineer Park West Virginia Derby, Gr.2, Hawthorne Illinois Derby, Gr.3, Indiana Grand Michael G Schaefer Memorial S., L, Sam Houston Park Texas Heritage S., L, 2d Keeneland Fayette S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Lukas Classic S., L, Delta Downs Delta Mile S., L, Mountaineer Park West Virginia Governor's S., L, Oaklawn Park Fifth Season S., L, Churchill Downs Homecoming Classic S., L, 3d Churchill Downs Stephen Foster H., Gr.1, Fair Grounds Louisiana Derby, Gr.2, Fair Grounds H., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Opening Verse S., L, 4th Remington Park Oklahoma Derby, Gr.3, Kentucky Downs More Than Ready Mile S., L.

PONTCHATRAIN (10f, Housebuster, Mr. Prospector). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 5½f to 8½f, US$446,392, Santa Anita Monrovia S., Gr.2, Buena Vista S., Gr.2, Senator Ken Maddy S., Gr.3, Unzip Me S., L, Del Mar Allowance, 4th Del Mar Sandy Blue H., L.

WAR DANCER (10c, Alydeed, Silver Hawk). 6 wins from 1m to 1½m to 2016, US$1,068,925, Colonial Downs Virginia Derby, Gr.2, Churchill Downs Louisville H., Gr.3, Parx Racing PTHA President's Cup, L, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, Keeneland Elkhorn S., Gr.2, Saratoga Bowling Green H., Gr.2, Indiana Downs Centaur S., L, 3d Churchill Downs American Turf S., Gr.2, Kentucky Turf Cup, Gr.3, Arlington H., Gr.3, Monmouth Oceanport S., Gr.3, 4th Saratoga Sword Dancer Invitational S., Gr.1-twice, Aqueduct Red Smith H., Gr.3, Woodbine Dominion Day S., Gr.3.

ON LEAVE (13f, A.P. Indy, Spectacular Bid). 4 wins from 1m to 9f in 2016, US$506,300, Belmont Sands Point S., Gr.2, Saratoga Riskaverse S., L, 4th Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, Gr.1.

SOLDAT (08c, Coronado's Quest, Apalachee). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f, 9f, US$622,760, Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2, Saratoga With Anticipation S., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf S., Gr.2, Belmont Pilgrim S., Gr.3, 4th Gulfstream Park Hal's Hope S., Gr.3.

ROLY POLY (14f, Galileo, Storm Cat). 3 wins at 2 in 2016, £127,068, ¬ 50,283, US$345, Newmarket Duchess of Cambridge S., Gr.2, Curragh Grangecon Stud S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1, York Lowther S., Gr.2, 4th Curragh Marble Hill S., L.

STATE OF PLAY (09c, Procida, Nijinsky). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5½f, 8½f, Saratoga With Anticipation S., Gr.2, Turfway Park John Battaglia Memorial S., L, 3d Keeneland Transylvania S., Gr.3.

WAR DECREE (14c, Street Cry, Royal Applause). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, £130,620, ¬ 10,148, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Superlative S., Gr.2.

BASHART (11c, Clever Trick, Inverness Drive). 2 wins at 2, US$292,693, Saratoga With Anticipation S., Gr.2, 2d Keeneland Bourbon S., Gr.3, Delaware Park Kent S., Gr.3, 3d Churchill Downs Commonwealth Turf S., Gr.3, 4th Saratoga Saranac S., Gr.3.

WAR DISPATCH - GREEN DISPATCH (H.K.) (12g, Unbridled's Song, Arch). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m to 2016-17, ¬ 331,550, US$8,910, HK$986,150, Chantilly Prix de Guiche, Gr.3, Cagnes-sur-Mer Prix Policeman, L, Chantilly Prix du Rond du Chene, HKJC Chamber of Commerce Cup, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Eugene Adam, Gr.2, Deauville Prix du Val Sery, 3d Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, HKJC Port Shelter H.

PEACE PRESERVER (09f, Forty Niner, Believe It). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, US$382,166, Belmont Noble Damsel S., Gr.3, Pebbles S., L, 2d Belmont Beaugay S., Gr.3, Saratoga Riskaverse S., L, Monmouth Desert Vixen S., L, 3d Belmont Mariensky S., L.

AMERICAN PATRIOT (13c, Tiznow, Notebook). 4 wins from 1m to 9f to 2017, US$295,050, Delaware Park Kent S., Gr.3, 3d Arlington Park Secretariat S., Gr.1, 4th Laurel Commonwealth Derby, Gr.2.

LONG ISLAND SOUND (13c, Pulpit, Kris S). 4 wins from 1m to 10¾f in 2016, Dundalk Diamond S., Gr.3, 2d Arlington Park Secretariat S., Gr.1, 3d Royal Ascot Tercentenary S., Gr.3.

NATIVE BOMBSHELL (10f, Pulpit, Storm Cat). 4 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$209,064, Woodbine Ontario Fashion S., Gr.3, Ruling Angel S., L.

WAR CORRESPONDENT (10c, Rahy, Gone West). 4 wins from 1500m to 2000m, ¬ 37,750, US$219,660, Gulfstream Park Appleton S., Gr.3, Deauville Prix d'Aurigny, 2d Woodbine Autumn S., Gr.2, Deauville Midi Prix du Loir, 3d Gulfstream Park Turf H., Gr.1-twice, 4th Gulfstream Park West Tropical Turf H., Gr.3.

WAR FLAG (13f, Arch, His Majesty). 3 wins at 1800m, 1900m in 2016, ¬ 80,300, Chantilly Prix Chloe, Gr.3, Prix des Layons, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Double Rose, 2d Chantilly Prix de la Grange Aux Belles, Deauville Prix d'Alderney.

JOURNEY HOME (14f, A.P. Indy, Pleasant Colony). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Del Mar Jimmy Durante S., Gr.3, 4th Santa Anita Blue Norther S., L.

INTELLIGENCE CROSS (14c, Unbridled's Song, Jade Hunter). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, Finest Surprise 2YO S., 2d Newmarket July S., Gr.2, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S., 3d Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2, 4th Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1.

ROYAL ARTILLERY (13c, Dynaformer, Mr. Prospector). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 10½f to 2016, Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3, 3d Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, 4th Sandown Heron S., L.

His sire sons include The Factor, Declaration of War, Data Link, War Command, Jack Milton, etc.

The Factor Progeny Photo Gallery

Commenced stud duties in U.S.A. in 2013, Australia in 2014
His oldest Aust. progeny will be 2YOs in 2017-18

Analysis by Crop

CropFoalsRnrsWnrsWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)A$
20141057733423 (1)3 (1)2,216,948
Totals1057733423 (1)3 (1)2,216,948

Analysis by Age

AgeRnrsWnrsPlcdWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)Ave Earnings A$
2541413182 (1)2 (1)23,485

Analysis by Sex

SexRnrsWnrsPlcdWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)Ave Earnings A$
Fillies40169202 (1)2 (1)29,435

Analysis by Race Distance

BandRnrsWnrsPlcdWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)Ave Earnings A$
< 1001m165350012,505
1001 - 1200m601214140010,936
1201 - 1400m306761112,030
1401 - 1600m3198111116,357
1601 - 1800m206561 (1)1 (1)24,637
2001 - 2200m1000000

Worldwide - All countries, calendar year

YearRnrsWnrsRunsWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)A$

Totals in All Countries

CountryRnrsWnrsRunsWinsSW (GW)SWs(GWs)A$
Great Britain1040000


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