International bloodstock agent Renato Gameiro of Albatroz Bloodstock and owner Greg James have reached an agreement to shuttle 2008 Eclipse Award-winning sprinter Benny the Bull to Brazil for the 2012 and 2013 Southern Hemisphere breeding seasons. Benny the Bull will stand at Haras Santa Tereza do Bom Retiro, located at Julio de Castilhos, Rio Grande do Sul. He will return to his home base at Vinery near Ocala, Fla., for Northern Hemisphere duties.
Nine-year-old Benny the Bull (Lucky Lionel--Comet Cat, by Birdonthewire) stands for $2,000 live foal. His first foals are yearlings.