Mejiro McQueen

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Mejiro McQueen
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Mejiro McQueen, at Shadai Stallion Station in 2002.
Sire Mejiro Titan
Grandsire Mejiro Asama
Dam Mejiro Aurora
Damsire Remand
Sex Stallion
Foaled 1987
Country Japan
Colour Gray
Breeder Katashi Yoshida
Owner Mejiro Shouji Co., Ltd.
Trainer Yasuo Ikee
Record 21: 12-6-1
Earnings 1,014,657,700 yen
Major wins
Kikuka Sho (1990)
Tenno Sho (spring) (1991,1992)
Kyōto Daishōten (1991, 1993)
Osaka Hai (1993)
Takarazuka Kinen (1993)
Awards
JRA Award for Best Older Male Horse (1991)
Honours
Japan Racing Association Hall of Fame (1994)
Last updated on July 10, 2009

Mejiro McQueen (Japanese : メジロマックイーン, April 3, 1987 - April 3, 2006) was a Japanese thoroughbred racehorse, sired by Mejiro Titan, a son of Mejiro Asama, out of Mejiro Aurora, a daughter of Remand. Mejiro McQueen was inducted into the Japan Racing Association Hall of Fame in 1994. Also, his family is known for winning Tenno Sho for three consecutive generations including Mejiro Asama, Mejira Titan.

Racing career[edit]

Major Racing Wins
  • 1990 Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger) (Domestic GI), Kyoto Turf 3000m
  • 1991 Hanshin Daishoten (Domestic GII), Chukyo Turf 3000m
  • 1991 Tenno Sho (spring) (Domestic GI), Kyoto Turf 3200m
  • 1991 Kyoto Daishoten (Domestic GII), Kyoto Turf 2400m
  • 1992 Hanshin Daishoten (Domestic GII), Hanshin Turf 3000m
  • 1992 Tenno Sho (spring) (Domestic GI), Kyoto Turf 3200m
  • 1993 Sankei Osaka Hai (Domestic GII), Hanshin Turf 2000m
  • 1993 Takarazuka Kinen (Domestic GI), Hanshin Turf 2200m
  • 1993 Kyoto Daishoten (Domestic GII), Kyoto Turf 2400m
Second
  • 1991 Takarazuka Kinen (Domestic GI), Kyoto Turf 2200m
  • 1991 Arima Kinen (Grand Prix) (Domestic GI), Nakayama Turf 2500m
  • 1993 Tenno Sho (spring) (Domestic GI), Kyoto Turf 3200m

Pedigree[edit]

Pedigree of Mejiro McQueen
Sire
Mejiro Titan
Mejiro Asama Partholon Milesian
Paleo
Sweet Sixteen First Fiddle
Blue Eyed Momo
Cheryl Snob Mourne
Senones
Chanel Pan
Barley Corn
Dam
Mejiro Aurora
Remand Alcide Alycidon
Chenille
Admonish Palestine
Warning
Mejiro Iris Hindostan Bois Roussel
Sonibai
Asama Yuri Bostonian
Tomoe