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His sire, Sharpen Up, was a rags-toriches story and he was popular at Gainesway at that time, and we knew Sir Henry Cecil and Lester [Piggott] thought that Diesis was a brilliant two-year-old, so to bring him over was exciting.
Three Valleys ch 2001 Diesis - Skiable, by Niniski Stands at Banstead Manor Stud No.
This year sees Mill Ridge celebrate 50 years of business with a history behind it that includes raising American Horses of the Year Point Given and Havre De Grace, as well as standing Diesis and Gone West.
The dams of the Group 1 winners Zambezi Sun and Continent are also set to visit the son of Diesis, who stands for pounds 6,000.
There could be more to come from the son of Diesis, because, having gained that experience, he should be more professional at his fences.
Diesis was pensioned in April 2006 and put down seven months later after fracturing a hip in a paddock accident.
His own sire Diesis had three Oaks winners in Diminuendo, Ramruma and Love Divine in his record, yet the most accomplished of his sire-sons still has no filly successful above Listed level.
Highland River is the second winner from three foals out of Bee One, a winning daughter of Catrail from the family of Kris and Diesis.
He is by Dynaformer and out of the Diesis mare Vignette, and will stand for pounds 2,000.
Presidium looked to be on his way to attaining the heights set by his halfbrothers Kris, Diesis and Keen when second in the 1984 Mill Reef Stakes, but any fancy aspirations evaporated after a disappointing start to his three-year-old season.
Diesis was a rare breed of Kentucky stallion in that he catered almost entirely for breeders looking to produce turf horses; each of his Group/Grade 1 winners was a turf specialist, while all bar Rootentootenwooten were at one time or another trained in Europe.
Diesis (Henry Cecil 1982) Compiled by David Dew, Nicholas Godfrey and Joseph Isherwood
Yet 27 years ago its status was under threat after producing a succession of winners, among them Try My Best, Tromos, Storm Bird and Diesis, who were such failures as three-year-olds that they were unable to win another race.
You go back to horses like Wollow and Diesis, and he's as good a two-year-old as we have had over the past few years, and I don't know if we've had a two-year-old as progressive," he said.
Her trainer John Gosden also has a nice colt by Diesis called Shredded who will carry the famous colours of American owner George Strawbridge.