Elmaamul Returns to England

Sheikh Hamdan's Shadwell Estate Company announced the repatriation of 15-year-old stallion Elmaamul to England. An Irish champion, Elmaamul (Diesis -- Modena, by Roberto) will stand at Beechwood Grange Stud near Yorkshire. He has sired several champions among his 10 stakes winners. He formerly stood at Allevamento di Besnate in Italy.

Shadwell also announced that 7-year-old stallion Mutamam will take the place of Elmaamul at Allevamento di Besnate. Millionaire Mutamam (Darshaan -- Petal Girl, by Caerleon) stood the past season at The National Stud in England.