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Peace Envoy to Stand at Worsall Grange Stud

Group 3 winner Peace Envoy (Fr) (Power {GB}–Hoh My Darling {GB}, by Dansili {GB}), has been retired to Worsall Grange Stud in North Yorkshire for the 2018 season. Off the mark at first asking over the Dundalk all-weather, the Aidan … Continue reading

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Two More Additions To Bouquetot

By Daithi Harvey Haras de Bouquetot have further strengthened their stallion roster with the announcement that both Brametot (Ire) (Rajsaman {Fr}-Morning Light {Ger}, by Law Society) and Ectot (GB) (Hurricane Run {Ire}-Tonnara {Ire}, by Linamix {Fr}) will retire to the … Continue reading

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Attendu To Stand At Du Quesnay

By Daithi Harvey Acclamation (GB) is already the sire of one stallion sensation in Dark Angel (Ire) and French breeders will now have domestic access to one of his sons with the news that Attendu (Fr) (Acclamation {GB}-Gwenseb {Fr}, by … Continue reading

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‘Vermeer’ Primed For Caulfield Cup

By Daithi Harvey This week could be a very significant one in the training career of Aidan O’Brien as he is within one Group 1 winner of equaling the world record of 25 wins in a year set by the … Continue reading

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Ultra To Retire To Darley France

By Daithi Harvey Godolphin’s French champion juvenile of 2015 Ultra (Ire) (Manduro {Ger}-Epitome {Ire}, by Nashwan) has been retired from racing and will stand alongside his own sire at Darley’s Haras du Logis in France for 2018. Homebred by Darley … Continue reading

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Almanzor to Etreham

The Cartier champion 3-year-old colt and top-rated European horse of 2016 Almanzor (Fr) (Wootton Bassett {GB}–Darkova, by Maria’s Mon), will return to his breeders and stand at Haras d’Etreham in France in 2018, it was announced Thursday by the farm’s … Continue reading

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Yoshida Family Swoop For Narella

By Daithi Harvey The Markus Klug trained Narella (Ire) (Reliable Man {GB}) has been sold to continue her racing career for the Japanese based Yoshida family, according to a report on galopponline.de. The filly, owned and bred by Gestut Rottgen … Continue reading

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Acclamation’s Aclaim Wins the Park

By Tom Frary Since he was upped from six furlongs to win an Ascot mile handicap in early September last year, Aclaim has proven himself to be a solid pattern-race campaigner especially over this trip at which he captured the … Continue reading

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A Fourth Group 1 For Iffraaj’s Ribchester In the Moulin

By Tom Frary Richard Fahey had intended to give Ribchester a break after his slog through Goodwood’s mud when runner-up in the G1 Sussex S., but the horse did the talking at his Musley Bank stables and like Cracksman (GB) … Continue reading

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