Silvano - Sire of Lucky Speed / Maine Chance Farm (p)
GERMAN HORSE OF THE YEAR 2013
A group of leading journalists has nominated three horses for Germany’s 2013 Horse of the Year.
They are G1 German Derby hero Lucky Speed (Ire) (Silvano), the G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes victor Novellist (Ire) (Monsun), who also claimed the G1 Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud at the highest level last year, and the 6-year-old entire Neatico (Ger) (Medicean), winner of four pattern races in 2013 including the G1 Grosser Dallmayr-Preis.
This election marks the oldest of its kind in Germany, and the public can vote by mail or internet up until 9th March. The winner will be announced on 15th March.
Extract from Thoroughbred Daily News