2024 Fee £15,000


2020 Bay by Charm Spirit – Magic ( Galileo)
16.1hh (1.64m) | To Stud 2024


  • A Superstar Sprinter
  • Won back to back Gr.1 sprints, July Cup & Commonwealth Cup
  • A top class Champions pedigree with looks to match

“You can’t explain how good or how much better he must be than the others.”


SHAQUILLE feature image




Charm Spirit
Invincible Spirit
Green Desert
Sadler’s Wells
Urban Sea
Miswaki Belle
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1st Dam

MAGIC (IRE), unraced; Own sister to BIRCH GROVE (IRE);

dam of –

SHAQUILLE (GB) (2020 c. by Charm Spirit (IRE)), Champion European Sprinter, 2023.


2nd Dam

DANEHURST (GB), Champion older mare in Italy in 2002, won 10 races at 2 to 5 years at home, in France and in Italy and £272,539 including Flying Five Stakes, Curragh, Gr.2, Cornwallis Stakes, Newbury, Gr.3, Prix de Seine-et-Oise, Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, Premio Umbria, Rome, Gr.3, City Wall Stakes, Chester, L., Henry Gee Stakes, Chester, L., Bentinck Stakes, Newmarket, L., Wentworth Stakes, Doncaster, L., placed twice viz second in Golden Jubilee Stakes, Ascot, Gr.1 and third in July Cup, Newmarket, Gr.1;

dam of six winners from 9 runners and 13 foals of racing age including-

BIRCH GROVE (IRE) (f. by Galileo (IRE)), won 3 races at home and in France and £40,030 including Prix Luth Enchantée, Clairefontaine, L., all her starts.

Pole Position (GB), unraced; dam of winners.

MADEMOISELLE (JPN), won Tachibana Stakes, Kyoto, L.R.


3rd Dam

MISWAKI BELLE (USA), placed once at 3 years;

dam of seven winners from 10 runners and 14 living foals of racing age including-

DANEHURST (GB), see above.

HUMOURESQUE (GB), won 5 races at 3 years at home and in France including Prix Pénélope, Saint-Cloud, Gr.3, Prix Rose de Mai, Saint-Cloud, L. and Prix Policeman, Cagnes-Sur-Mer, L.; dam of winners.

RISING LEGEND (GB), won 3 races at 2 and 3 years at home and in U.S.A. including Oceanside Stakes, Del Mar, R., second in Generous Stakes, Hollywood Park, Gr.3.

Mighty (GB), won 3 races at 4 years and placed second in Brigadier Gerard Stakes, Sandown, Gr.3, John Porter Stakes, Newbury, Gr.3 and third in Hardwicke Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2 and Jockey Club Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.2; sire.

Pivotal Era (GB), unraced; dam of winners.

COSMIC VEGA (IRE), 4 races at 2, 4 and 5 years, 2023 including Whitehead Memorial Stakes, Naas, L., placed third in Gladness Stakes, Curragh, Gr.3.


The next dam BELLE ET DELUREE (USA), won 2 races at 2 and 3 years in France;

dam of nine winners from 13 runners and 16 foals of racing age including-

HYPNOTIZE (GB), won 2 races at 2 years including Star Stakes, Sandown, L.; dam of-

HOORAY (GB), Champion 2yr old filly in Europe in 2010, 5 races at 2 and 3 years including Cheveley Park Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Lowther Stakes, York, Gr.2, Sirenia Stakes, Kempton, Gr.3 and Surrey Stakes, Epsom, L.

DAZZLE (GB), won 3 races at 2 and 3 years including Cherry Hinton Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.2, Oak Tree Stakes, Goodwood, L., placed third in 1000 Guineas, Newmarket, Gr.1.

BASCHAR (GB), won 3 races including Preis von Dahlwitz, Berlin-Hoppegarten, L., placed third in Grosser Preis von Berlin, Berlin-Hoppegarten, Gr.1, Oppenheim Union-Rennen, Cologne, Gr.2 and Grosser Preis der Sparkasse Dortmund, Dortmund, L.; sire.

FANTASIZE (GB), won 2 races at 2 and 3 years including Swinley Stakes, Ascot, L., placed third in Conqueror Stakes, Goodwood, L.; dam of winners.

Race Record


July Cup Gr.1, 6f, Newmarket

beating Kinross, Art Power, Khaadem & Little Big Bear

“A remarkable performance”


Commonwealth Cup Gr.1, 6f, Royal Ascot

beating Little Big Bear, Swingalong & Lezoo

“The best sprinter in years”


Carnarvon Stakes L., 6f, Newbury


Howden Insurance Handcap, 6f, Newmarket


Novice Stakes, 6f, Wolverhampton


Novice Stakes, 6f, York


Novice Stakes, 6f, York

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