PRINCE OF MAYHEM – 2018 Dark Bay or Brown colt by Violence out of Paisley Park (Notebook) – Kentucky Bred
What a looker this guy is! Known around the barn as “Black Beauty”, Prince of Mayhem is almost jet black in color and put together the way you want a horse to be; good sized, well-balanced and athletic looking. He’s not just all looks either, sporting a real nice pedigree to go with that all-star physical! Prince of Mayhem is a May foal that currently stands almost 15.3 hands and will mature to over 16 hands plus.
She’s by the exciting stallion, VIOLENCE. Violence is a great horse to look at, and possesses all the traits of an outstanding sire prospect – precocity with classic ability, physicality and a huge pedigree, hailing from the family of Champions Sky Beauty, Maplejinsky, Gold Beauty and Dayjur. Some highlights for Violence:
- A Leading Yearling Sire with Sales of $850,000, $725,000, $575,000, $500,000, $475,000, $450,000, $425,000, $400,000, etc.
Twenty Nine Keeneland Yearlings averaged in excess of $140,000 in 2018!
- #1 SOPHOMORE SIRE BY 2018 EARNINGS, WINNERS, BLACKTYPE WINNERS AND WINS
Twelve Stakes Winners ~ Twenty Four Stakes Horses!
- Sire of 15% Stakes Horses, incl. Grade 1 winner DANDY DEL BARRIO,Grade 1-pl Grade 3 SW TALK VEUVE TO ME, Grade 3 SW COSMIC BURST, Grade 3-pl SW BARRY LEE, Grade 3-pl SW BUY SELL HOLD, Grade 3-pl SW LOUDER THAN BOMBS, Del Mar SW ENCUMBERED, SW STRIKE SILVER plus SWs CICATRIX, WHATWASITHINKING & SHY CUBANA, etc.
- Ranked #2 among all sire by 2018 Blacktype 2-year-olds. Sire of 19% Stakes Horses in 2018 incl. Grade 3-pl Keeneland SW STRIKE SILVER, Santa Anita SW ITS GONNA HURT, Gulfstream SW LOUDER THAN BOMBS, Laurel SW ORDER AND LAW, Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup-pl Vibrance, etc.
- From the Family of Champions Sky Beauty, Gold Beauty and numerous Grade 1 Winners.
On the Dam side, more quality exudes from Prince of Mayhem’s pedigree. His 1st dam was PAISLEY PARK, a stakes winner of $235,550. She has thrown 6 winners to date, including 13 time winner of $321,845, Barely Nothing. The 2nd dam, SILENT RIDGE, is also a stakes winner and is Half-sister to stakes-placed What’s the Punch. She has thrown 10 winners out, including 2 stakes horses and a course record holder. Click on the Pedigree button above for complete details.
Prince of Mayhem is in training at The Thoroughbred Center in Lexington, KY. He will continue his preparatory training there as a he prepares for a hopeful 2 year-old debut in the summer of 2020 at Churchill Downs. He will be trained by ascending young trainer Christopher Davis.
He’ll spend the early part of springs at Keeneland for their meet and then on to Churchill Downs or Arlington Park for the late spring/ summer. From either of those places, he will also be able to conveniently run at Midwest tracks when & where appropriate. Winters will be spent based at Fair Grounds in New Orleans where he can also ship conveniently to Oaklawn Park where appropriate.