Folk Opera (IRE)

  • Chestnut Filly
  • Born 2004
  • IRE-Bred
  • Trainer:

    Saeed bin Suroor

  • Jockey:

    Frankie Dettori

  • Owner:

    Godolphin Racing LLC

  • Breeder:

    Abbeville and Meadow Court Partners

Folk Opera (IRE)

Singspiel (IRE) In the Wings (GB)
Glorious Song
Skiphall (GB) Halling
Minskip
Five-Cross Pedigree
Sale / Hip / Type Buyer / Consignor Price

TATFOA2004

Hip 1295 | Weanling
  • Carmel Stud
  • Abbeville & Meadow Court Studs
$51,160

TATOCT2005

Hip 905 | Yearling
  • John Ferguson Bloodstock
  • Carmel Stud
$184,349

TATDEC2016

Hip 1460 | Broodmare
  • Blandford Bloodstock
  • Godolphin
$314,420
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    Wait a While Faces Tough FM Turf Field

    Tepid 3-1 favorite Wait a While faces a tough field in the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf Oct. 24. The 10-horse field includes seven other grade or group I winners.

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    F&M Turf: Girl Power

    A sparkling group of female turf runners, representing both sides of the Atlantic, were pre-entered in the $2-million Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT).

  • HRTV: Pursuit of the Cup Oct 10 (Video)

    HRTV's weekly series analyzing each division of the Breeders' Cup. This episode includes works from Curlin and Big Brown, recaps of the Spinster, Alcibiades, and Frizette and much, much more.

  • Folk Opera steals away in the E. P. Taylor.

    Folk Opera Grabs Win in E.P. Taylor

    Irish-bred Folk Opera hit the high note in the $1-million E.P. Taylor Stakes (Can-IT) at Woodbine, going wire-to-wire to earn a position in the starting gate for the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf Oct. 24 at Santa Anita.

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