Makfi

Overview.

2007 | Bay Horse | 16hh (162.6cm)
Dubawi x Dhelaal, by Green Desert

  • Sire of 2015-16 NZB Filly of the Year and ATC Oaks winner Sofia Rosa, Champion 2YO Marky Mark, dual Group 1 winner Make Believe and stakes winners Imposing Lass, Hursley, Maimara, Cornwallville and Noor Al Hawa.

  • Ranked the Joint Top 3YO in the World in 2010 by International Horse Rankings, and rated above the likes of Zenyatta, So You Think, Black Caviar, Rip Van Winkle, Goldikova and Starspangeldbanner.

  • Champion Sire in France in 2015 and Champion Sire (AEI) in France in 2015.

  • Makfi was allotted annual Timeform of 130 at three and included Group 1 victories in the Two Thousand Guineas and the Prix Jacques le Marois during his six start career.

  • Makfi's sire Dubawi has established himself the world's leading sire with 112 stakes winners of which 23 are Group 1 winners, including southern hemisphere performers Lucky Nine (HK), Srikandi, Secret Admirer, Tiger Tees, Akeed Mofeed, Happy Archer (SAfr), Shamal Wind, and Catkins, Arabian Gold, Ball of Muscle, Cellarmaster, Lady of Harrods, and Intimate Moment.

Pedigree

Stud Record

MAKFI Joint Head of the 2010 World Thoroughbred Rankings (Medium). Joint Champion 3YO Colt in Europe in 2010. Champion 3YO Miler in France in 2010. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, £234,275, €394,840, Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, Gr.3. He entered stud in GB in 2011. He entered stud in NZ in 2011. Sire of 528 progeny to race, 326 winners (61.0%), earnings of over $28 million, 28 stakes winners, 26 stakes placegetters, inc.

Commenced stud duties in Great Britain in 2011, New Zealand in 2011, France in 2015, Japan in 2017