Australia

Chesnut201116.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 7f. to 12f.
Galileo - Ouija Board
Fee for 2021: €25,000

Stands at Coolmore


A World Champion 3YO by Galileo out of 7-time Gr.1 winner Ouija Board

“Australia powered through his toughest test to date with brutal ease, adding the Juddmonte International to his expanding seasonal haul of Group 1s in an impressive display of both speed and class.” Racing Post, 21/08/2014

Yearlings in 2020 sold for 575,000gns, €190,000, £160,000, 145,000gns, 135,000gns, €130,000, 130,000gns, 115,000gns, 110,000gns, £100,000, €100,000, 100,000gns etc.

"a very good young stallion who is a serious sire of Group performers" Hubie de Burgh, EBN, 22/9/2020

His top performers include...

  • Order Of Australia - Gr.1 Breeders' Cup Mile winner at Keeneland for Aidan O'Brien
  • Galileo Chrome - multiple winner including the Gr.1 St Leger at Doncaster for Joseph O'Brien
  • Mare Australis - winner of the Gr.1 Prix Ganay & Listed Prix de l'Avre for Andre Fabre.
  • Leo De Fury - winner of the Gr.2 Mooresbridge Stakes at the Curragh for Jessica Harrington
  • Beyond Reason - winner of the Gr.2 Prix du Calvados & Gr.3 Prix Six Perfections for Charlie Appleby
  • Cayenne Pepper - wins in the Gr.2 Blandford Stakes & Gr.3 Flame Of Tara Stakes at the Curragh for Jessica Harrington. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Pretty Polly Stakes & Gr.1 Irish Oaks
  • Broome - impressive winner of the Gr.2 Mooresbridge Stakes, Gr.3 Ballysax Stakes, Gr.3 Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial Stakes, Gr.3 Alleged Stakes & Listed Devoy Stakes. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere & Gr.2 Champion Juvenile Stakes
  • Sir Ron Priestley - multiple winner for Mark Johnston including the Gr.2 Jockey Club Stakes, Gr.3 March Stakes & Listed Further Flight Stakes. Runner-up in the Gr.1 English St Leger & Gr.2 Yorkshire Cup Stakes
  • Epona Plays - winner of the Gr.2 Lanwades Stud Stakes, Gr.3 Denny Cordell Lavarack Fillies Stakes & Gr.3 Park Express Stakes for Willie McCreery
  • Patrick Sarsfield - winner of the Gr.3 Meld Stakes at Leopardstown for Joseph O’Brien. Runner-up in the Gr.2 Prix Dollar & third in the Gr.1 Grosser Dallmayr Preis
  • Bangkok - winner of the Gr.3 Classic Trial at Sandown & a dual winner of the Listed Winter Derby Trial at Lingfield for Andrew Balding
  • Buckhurst - winner of the Gr.3 International Stakes, Gr.3 Alleged Stakes & Gr.3 Royal Whip Stakes at the Curragh for Joseph O'Brien
  • Counterparty Risk - winner of the Gr.3 Endeavour Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs for Chad Brown

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