King of Jazz (ARG) (Giant’s Causeway – Kiss Me Sweet, by Lode)

king-of-jazz

Key Statistics

  • At 5 years old, two wins, once 2nd, once 3rd
  • Totals: 2 wins, once 2nd, once 3rd. Earned $105,360
  • Imported from Argentina to United States in 2013

Sire Line

KING OF JAZZ is by GIANT’S CAUSEWAY, European Horse of the year, Stakes winner of $3,078,989 USA in England, France and Ireland, Esat Digifone Irish Champion S. [G1], etc. Leading sire 3 times, sire of 13 crops of racing age, including:

  • SHAMARDAL. European Champion, $1,931,770 USA, Gainsborough Poule d’Essai des Poulains-French Two Thousand Guineas [G1], etc.
  • TAKE CHARGE BRANDI. Champion in U.S., $1,692,126, Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies [G1] (SA, $1,100,000), etc.
  • IRISH MISSION. Champion twice, $1,357,073 USA, Glens Falls S. [G3] (SAR, $90,000), etc.
  • SHOWCAUSE. Champion in New Zealand, $395,352 USA, Waiwera Water City of Auckland Cup [G2], etc.

Dam Line

1st Dam

KISS ME SWEET, by Lode. Winner at 2 and 3 in ARG, $60,449 (USA), Polla de Potrancas-Argentine One Thousand Guineas [G1], 3rd Gran Premio Seleccion-Argentine Oaks [G1], Polla de Potrancas [G1]. Dam of 10 foals, including:

  • Kingdom Come (ARG) (g. by Bernstein). 3 wins, 2 to 4 in SAF, $38,525 (USA), 3rd Meydan Premier’s Champion S. [G1]
  • Kiss Me Dear (ARG) (f. by Bernstein). 3 wins at 2 and 3 in BRZ, $24,718 (USA), 2nd Grande Premio Roger Guedon [G3], 3rd Emerald Hill. Producer.
  • Keep Flying (ARG) (g. by Candy Stripes). 4 wins at 3 and 4 in SAF, $35,613 (USA)

2nd Dam

KISS ME TENDER, by Halpern Bay. Unraced in Argentina. Dam of 3 winners, including:

  • Kiss Me Honey (ARG) (f. by Lode). 7 wins at 3 and 5 in ARG, $75,172 (USA)
  • Kiss Me Sweet (ARG) (f. by Lode). Classic winner, see above.
  • Kiss Me Please (ARG) (f. by Numerous). Winner at 4 in ARG, $5,526 (USA). Producer.

3rd Dam

KIZARA, by *Keats. Unraced in Argentina. Dam of:

  • Kilowatt (ARG) (g. by =Friul (ARG)). 2 wins at 3 in CHI, Premio Carlos Bello Silva [G3], 2nd Premio Fernando Moller Bordeu [G2]
  • Kiss Me Heart (ARG) (f. by =Sings (ARG))
  • Kiss Me Tender (ARG) (f. by Halpern Bay). See above.

KING OF JAZZ
(ARGENTINA)
GIANT’S CAUSEWAY
Ch 1997
STORM CAT dk b 1983 STORM BIRD b 1978 NORTHERN DANCER b 1961
SOUTH OCEAN b 1967
TERLINGUA ch 1976 SECRETARIAT ch 1970
CRIMSON SAINT ch 1969
MARIAH’S STORM b 1991 RAHY ch 1985 BLUSHING GROOM ch 1974
GLORIOUS SONG ch 1976
IMMENSE br 1979 ROBERTO b 1969
IMSODEAR br 1967
KISS ME SWEET
dk b 1998
LODE ch 1986 MR PROSPECTOR br 1970 RAISE A NATIVE ch 1961
GOLD DIGGER br 1962
GRAND LUXE ch 1974 SIR IVOR b 1965
FANFRELUCHE b 1967
KISS ME TENDER dk b 1986 HALPERN BAY br 1977 NIJINSKY br 1967
BEJA br 1967
KIZARA ch 1978 KEATS br 1971
KORSARA ch 1969

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