St Nicholas Abbey, one of three to be saddled by by Aidan O'Brien, heads a field of 19 declared for the first European Classic of the season, the StanJames.com Two Thousand Guineas (Eng-I) at Newmarket on May 1.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2007
|Trainer||BIN SUROOR S|
|Al Zir View Five-Cross Pedigree||Medaglia d'Oro||El Prado (IRE)|
|Bayou Plans||Bayou Hebert|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Hidden Brook, agent for Jacks or Better Farm||($325,000)|
|Two-year-old||John Ferguson||Wavertree Stables, agent||$1,600,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Sheikh Mohammed's Darley operation announced that Medaglia d'Oro, the sire of 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra, will shuttle to Australia for the 2010 Southern Hemisphere breeding season
St Nicholas Abbey cemented himself as the early favorite for the 2010 Investec Derby (Eng-I) with a dominating performance in the Racing Post Trophy (Eng-I) at Doncaster Oct. 24.