2014 bay mare by Yeats (Ire) ex Darariyna (Ire) (Shirley Heights (GB))
Bred by Bob Russell at the Blyth Park Stud farm in Appleby Magna, Darianna is by top National Hunt Coolmore sire, Yeats out of the Aga Khan bred mare Darariyna whose pedigree reads like the whose who of top Aga Khan families.
Darariyna herself has produced the winners like of Jurby by Motivator who was in training with Oliver Sherwood and Darlyn who is trained by Henry Oliver, who has won three this season. Darlyn is by Authorized making her a three-parts sister to Darianna.
The pedigree is choc full of winners and black type but what makes the pulse race at the possibilities is when you get to the 3rd dam, Darara. She has produced a number of top class horse which include Dar Ri Mi, Too Darn Hot, Lah Ti Dah and So Di Mar.
Meet the Trainer
Henry Oliver is a former top Jockey who is now climbing the training ranks. A superb Jockey in his pomp, he is now bringing all that experience to training. If your fortunate to spend small amount of time with Henry, you realise that he is a horseman through and through and the results year on year are showing that.
Progressive and forward-thinking are the attributes that shine through. Darianna is from a family Henry knows well and she could not be in better hands.
|DARIANNA||YEATS (IRE)||SADLERS WELLS (USA)||NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)|
|1981||FAIRY BRIDGE (USA)|
|2001||LYNDONVILLE (IRE)||TOP VILLE (IRE)|
|1988||DIAMOND LAND (GB)|
|2014||DARARIYNA (IRE)||SHIRLEY HEIGHTS (GB)||MILL REEF (USA)|
|1997||DARARITA (IRE)||HALO (USA)|