|By Susan Crawford. Image size 22'' x 18'' (56 x 46 cms).
High-Rise (foaled 3 May 1995) is a retired Thoroughbred race horse and active sire, bred in Ireland, but trained in the United Kingdom, Dubai and the United States. He is best known as the winner of the Epsom Derby in 1998 ridden by Olivier Peslier and trained by Luca Cumani. In 1998 he was placed as the very best of the European middle distance 3 year olds, ahead of Sagamix, Royal Anthem, Dream Well and Tiger Hill.
He also won four other races, including two when Frankie Dettori was in the saddle. He is currently at stud in Ireland.