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En Couleur(GB)

Age: 3 years
Colour: bay

J Blackburn & Imperial Racing
Foaled:20 March 2017
Sire: Archipenko
Dam: Medaille d'Or
Owner:J Blackburn & Imperial Racing
Breeder:St Simon Stud
Flat form:3


Gelding by Archipenko, he is a half brother to winner California Lad. He has been given plenty of time to grow and develop and will be a nice long term prospect. En Couleur ran very well on his debut, finishing third at odds of 50-1.

Name: 'En Couleur' is French and means 'in colour' in English.

Stallion reference

ARCHIPENKO (USA), Bay horse, 2004, by Kingmambo (USA), out of Bound (USA), by Nijinsky (CAN). Won 6 races, value £1,254,781, at 2 to 5, from 7 furlongs to 1 mile 2 furlongs, Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Sha Tin, Gr.1, Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.2, Dubai Commercial Bank Al Fahidi Fort, Nad Al Sheba, Gr.2, Plymouth Gin Summer Mile Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2, Meydan Racecourse Zabeel Mile, Nad Al Sheba, Gr.3, also placed second in Arlington Million Stakes, Arlington, Gr.1, and third in Likely Fields Dubai Duty Free Stakes, Nad Al Sheba, Gr.1. Retired to Stud in 2010, died 2018.


13/03/20 En Couleur placed at 50-1

Race entries

DateTimeCourseRace JockeyStatus

Sun 27 Sep 20 2.40Nottingham Read Silvestre De Sousa Blog At starsportsbet.co.uk Novice Stakes Entry

En Couleur: Three generation pedigree


bay gelding

20 March 2017
Archipenko (USA) Kingmambo (USA) Mr Prospector (USA)
Miesque (USA)
Bound (USA) Nijinsky (CAN)
Special (USA)
Medaille d'Or With Approval (CAN) Caro
Passing Mood (CAN)
Crockadore (USA) Nijunsky (CAN)
Flo Russell (USA)

En Couleur and Serena Brotherton, March 2020

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