They were equal or superior to lambs sired
by the other breeds in growth, fat depth, and loin muscle area.
In the six years since the BCMS was founded to record all births and movements of British cattle, just under three million, nine hundred thousand (3,900,000) calves have been sired
by Limousin bulls - over 1.
Harlan's Holiday sired
26 two-year-old winners and five stakes winners last year, headed by unbeaten Breeders' Cup Juvenile winner Shanghai Bobby.
The other was Pensive ('44), who sired
Ponder ('49), who in turn sired
Dark Angel sired
60 winners - the most of any second-season sire - while Authorized's first crop improved for turning three and he churned out an impressive 57 winners.
The events are Pennsylvania Sired
Stake Finals and represent some of the very best horses anywhere in the nation, Ladbroke said.
War Admiral, a Triple Crown Winner sired
Both Nine Grand and Ali Sheba.
Champion two-year-old Try My Best (75, Northern Dancer) sired
top sprinter Last Tycoon and the Queen Anne Stakes winner Waajib, the sires of Marju and Royal Applause respectively, before his sale by Coolmore to Japan.
He not only sired
a Kentucky Derby (G1) and Preakness (G1) winner in his second crop but he also sired
this year's Grade 2 Arkansas Derby winner as well as the Grade 3 Railbird Stakes winner on May 18th.