Antonius Pius (USA) Danzig – Catchascatchacan (Pursuit Of Love), 2001

Antonius Pius

A Leading Sire of 2yo’s in his first two SA crops

Yearlings sold from 350k to 200k in 2014

Sire of 7 individual Stakes performers

  • My Sanctuary – won Gr2 Debutante S.
  • Antonius Du Bois – won Gr3 Langerman; Gr3 Champion Juvenile Cup
  • Ace Antonius – won KZN Million Mile; 2nd Gr3 Umkhomazi S; 3rd Gr3 Godolphin Barb S.
  • Yoshie – won Dahlia Plate (L), East Cape Breeders S. (L)
  • Arria – won Summer Juv S (L)
  • Man From Milan  – Gatecrasher (L)
  • Dinesen – East Cape Paddock S.(L)
  • Top-Class Son of Danzig out of Gr1 winner
  • Leading Miler – Timeform 123 at 3
  • Out of the unbeaten Catchascatchcan, winner of Gr1 Yorkshire Oaks
  • From the family of Oncidium, a champion sire in Australia
  • His third and fourth dam both won the Gr2 Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot


Race Record

  • 1st Gr2 Railway Stakes (1200m) at 2
  • 1st Maiden Race (1400m) by 6 lengths
  • 2nd Gr1 Breeders Cup Mile (1600m)
  • 3rd Gr1 St James’s Palace Stakes (1600m)
  • 3rd Gr1 Prix Du Moulin (1600m)


Stakes Races



Antonius Pius, stallion

Antonius Pius, stallion

Antonius Pius, stallion

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