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Graded Stakes Sire Majestic Cartel To Delta Equine Center For 2024

Multiple stakes sire Majestic Cartel will stand the 2024 season at Delta Equine Center in Vinton, Louisiana.

VINTON, LA—OCTOBER 29, 2023—Majestic Cartel, a multiple graded stakes sire, will stand the 2024 season at Delta Equine Center in Vinton, Louisiana. His fee will remain $2,000, with consideration.

Owned by Julien R. 'Butch' Stevens III and Jerry Deville, Majestic Cartel is a full brother to champion and multiple stakes sire Five Bar Cartel. The son of leading sire Corona Cartel was a $180,000 Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale graduate in 2012, but never started due to an injury.

From limited starters in six crops to race, Majestic Cartel has sired 53 winners, 7 black type, earners of over $1.62 million with average earnings of nearly $14,900 each.

New News, under jockey J.R. Ramirez, winning the $210,852 West Texas Derby(G3) at Sunland Park.
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Majestic Cartel's top performers include New News SI 111 (5 wins to 6, $208,951 West Texas Derby-G3, Rio Grande H.-G3, John Andreini Memorial S., etc.), Eye Will Decide SI 106 (6 wins to 5, $143,351 San Marcos S., Jesse Yoakum Memorial 870 S., etc.), Jrs Tonyas Majestic SI 89 (Winner to 3, $76,462 2nd Mardi Gras Futurity-G2, etc.), Jrs Majestic Pop Pop SI 93 (3 wins at 2, $59,505 etc.), Diamond G Bee SI 108 (2 wins to 4, $59,377 2ndTQHA Sires' Cup Futurity [R] -G3, 3rd-Live Oak S.), Five Bar Silver SI 102 (4 wins to 5, $54,277 3rd Sam Houston Texas Bred Championship S., etc.), etc.

He is a son of leading sire and "sire of sires" Corona Cartel SI 97 ($557,142), the sire of 184 stakes winners, 10 champions, earners of over $686 million.

Corona Cartel top performers include Blues Girl Too SI 105 (World Champion Racing American QH, $2,032,328, Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Teller Cartel SI 108 (champion, $1,212,471, All American Quarter Horse Futurity-G1, etc.), Five Bar Cartel SI 91 (champion, $1,068,825, Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Kvn Corona SI 95 (champion twice, $868,077, Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, etc.), etc.

Majestic Cartel's dam is Grade 1 Vessels Maturity winner Five Bar Molly SI 107 ($187,109), by Dash Ta Fame. A sister to stakes-placed Five Bar Classy, Five Bar Molly is the dam of 19 ROM, 14 winners, 1 champion, 5 black type including champion Five Bar Cartel SI 91 ($1,068,825), RG2-winner Fly Bar Special SI 103 ($110,787), G1-placed Freedom Choice SI 88 ($281,423), G1-placed Cartels Big Gun SI 90 ($42,092), stakes-placed at 2 in Mesico, 2023 Dadds Special Effort SI 81.

Five Bar Molly is also the granddam of Robert Adair Kindergarten Futurity(G2) winner La Jaconde SI 94 ($271,966) and stakes-placed G2 finalist Jess Flashee SI 95 ($37,653), and great-granddam of stakes-placed G2 finalist Navaja SI 90 ($88,370 at 2), etc.

For additional information or breeding contracts call Butch Stevens at (337) 238-8042 or Caleb Findley, Delta Equine Farm Manager, at 337-589-3078.

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