The handsome, zestful Samurai warrior who never ducked a fight
  • Winner of his first four starts at 2 and 3; a Juvenile Special Weights, a Listed, a Group Three and a Group Two, in that order.
  • Admire Main earned in excess of US$2million (R20million) in an injury-curtailed career.
  • Timeform rating 120lbs at three. Ranked in the top two racehorses of his generation.
  • From a handful of runners, sire of three Stakes winners in Japan, as well as a Group One filly in his first South African crop.
  • His stock sold for R525 000; R425 000; R225 000; R200 000 etc in 2013. About to be "set free".
  • His runners are winning by daylight: 7.25 lengths; 5.25 lengths; 4.25 length, 3.25 lengths etc.