Claiborne sire WAR FRONT increased his lead as the World’s #1 Sire of 2yos with a victory this weekend by his juvenile son INTELLIGENCE CROSS in the Round Tower Stakes (G3) at The Curragh.
Ranked #1 sire of juveniles by Graded Stakes Winners and Graded Stakes Horses, War Front continues his dominance among the world’s best sires. On the General Sire list, he is currently ranked #2 by Graded Stakes Horses, #3 by Black-type winners, #3 by Black-type horses, and Top 5 by Graded Stakes winners.
Intelligence Cross became his milestone 50th career stakes winner. The 2yo colt has represented his sire well overseas. In addition to his runner-up finish in the G3 Round Tower, he ran 2nd in the G2 Arqana July S. at Newmarket, and 3rd in the G2 Qatar Richmond S.
On the year, War Front has 26 stakes horses, 12 stakes winners, 17 Graded Stakes Horses, 7 Graded Stakes winners, and 3 Grade 1 stakes horses.