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Authorized

€12,000 B 2004 16.1½HH (1.66M)
Montjeu – Funsie (Saumarez)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Haras du Logis, Normandy
The best Derby winner standing in France who is now a proven G1 sire. A G1 winner from 8-12f, he’s sired G1 horses from 8-15f including G1 winners Ambivalent and Seal Of Approval plus Hartnell in Australia.

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His winning offspring

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Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Authorized's five-length triumph in the Derby earned him a Racing Post Rating of 130, a figure that had not been bettered – and equalled only once – for ten years previously
Derby S (G1), 12f, Epsom, 02 Jun 2007
Juddmonte International S (G1), 10F, York, 21 Aug 2007
Racing Post Trophy (G1), 8f, Newbury, 21 Oct 2006
Dante S (G2), 10½f, York, 17 May 07

Watch them go: big wins by his offspring

Hartnell
Epsom H (G1), 8f, Randwick, 29 Sep 2018
Pounamu
Kingston Town Classic (G1), 9f, Ascot, 09 Dec 2017
Hartnell
Turnbull S (G1), 10f, Flemington, 02 Oct 2016
Hartnell
BMW S (G1), 12f, Rosehill, 28 Mar 2015
Seal of Approval
British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S (G1), 12f, Ascot, 19 Oct 2013
Complacent
Spring Champion S (G1), 10f, Randwick, 12 Oct 2013

Pedigree

AUTHORIZED

MONTJEU

SADLER'S WELLS

NORTHERN DANCER

NEARCTIC

NATALMA

FAIRY BRIDGE

BOLD REASON

SPECIAL

FLORIPEDES

TOP VILLE

HIGH TOP

SEGA VILLE

TOUTE CY

TENNYSON

ADELE TOUMIGNON

FUNSIE

SAUMAREZ

RAINBOW QUEST

BLUSHING GROOM

I WILL FOLLOW

FIESTA FUN

WELSH PAGEANT

ANTIGUA

VALLEE DANSANTE

LYPHARD

NORTHERN DANCER

GOOFED

GREEN VALLEY

VAL DE LOIR

SLY POLA