Adelaide

Bay201115.3 hh (1.58 m)
Distance won over: 1600m. to 2040m
Galileo - Elletelle
Fee for 2020: $8,800

Brilliant Cox Plate winner from the Sadler’s Wells sire line, just like Gr.1 sire SO YOU THINK

“Adelaide produced one of the most extraordinary last-to-first efforts seen in the race. It will be remembered as a famous and historic win. Adelaide defied all logic to win the $3 million Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley.” Australian Daily Telegraph

“It was an exceptional effort which must rank him with the very best winners of this race” Racingandsports.com.au

Rated 128 by Timeform!

  • By the best sire in the world GALILEO
  • Out of a Gr.2 winning 2yo at Royal Ascot

17 sons of Galileo have already sired Gr.1 winners!

His first crop includes...

  • Funstar - 5-time winner including the Gr.1 Flight Stakes, Gr.2 Phar Lap Stakes & Gr.2 Tea Rose Stakes at Randwick. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Surround Stakes & Gr.1 Coolmore Legacy Stakes
  • Torrens - multiple winner for trainer Ethan Ensby
  • Flinders - maiden winner for Chris Waller
  • Empire Games - maiden winner for Chris Anderson
  • Chevychaser - maiden plate winner for Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
  • Pride Of Adelaide - dual winner including a 7-length maiden win at Newcastle for Nathan Doyle
  • Buba - dual winner for Gerald Ryan
  • Laughing Joe - maiden plate winner for Archie Alexander
  • Southern Native - impressive maiden plate winner for Ciaron Maher & David Eustace
  • Hyperlink - maiden plate winner for Kris Lees
  • Potamianos - winner of the Joe Mason Memorial Plate for trainer Adam Trinder
  • Chillydog - maiden winner by 2¾ lengths
  • Lord Tropicana - impressive 3-length winner at Newcastle
  • Duchess Adele - stylish maiden winner for David Pfieffer
  • Kypreos - maiden winner at Grafton