Churchill

Bay201416.2 hh (1.67 m)
Distance won over: 7f. to 8f.
Galileo - Meow
Fee for 2022: €25,000

Stands at Coolmore


European Champion 2YO & Dual Guineas winner

Winner of 7 straight races at 2 and 3 years including 4 Group Ones

A Stallion's Pedigree...

  • By GALILEO, 12-time Champion sire with 95 Gr.1 winners.
  • 23 sons of GALILEO have sired Gr.1 winners worldwide.

A Seriously Fast Damline

  • Out of MEOW - runner-up (beaten a neck) in the 5f. Queen Mary Stakes-Gr.2.
  • Second dam AIRWAVE won the 6f. Cheveley Park Stakes-Gr.1 and her half-sister JWALA won the 5f. Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes-Gr.1.
  • His own-sister CLEMMIE won the Cheveley Park Stakes-Gr.1 becoming Galileo’s only Group 1 winner over 6 furlongs.

Yearlings in 2021 sold for 440,000gns, €360,000, 250,000gns, €230,000, 200,000gns, €190,000, €160,000, 160,000gns, 160,000gns, 150,000gns, €125,000, £110,000, €100,000 etc.

Top performers from his first crop already include...

  • Vadeni - winner of the Gr.1 Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.3 Prix de Guiche & Listed Criterium du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage for Jean-Claude Rouget
  • Queroyal - winner of the Gr.3 German Derby Trial at Baden-Baden for Andreas Wöhler
  • Ladies Church - dual winner for Johnny Murtagh including the 5f. Listed Marwell Stakes. Third in the Gr.3 Round Tower Stakes
  • Snaffles - dual winner for Joseph O'Brien including the Listed Star Appeal Stakes
  • Il Grande Gatsby - multiple winner including the Listed Premio Pisa, runner-up in the Gr.3 Italian 2000 Guineas
  • Grand Alliance - dual winner for Charlie Fellowes. Runner-up in the Gr.2 King Edward VII Stakes at Royal Ascot & Listed Blue Riband Trial at Epsom
  • The Acropolis - 3½-length maiden winner for Aidan O'Brien. Third in the Gr.2 Futurity Stakes & runner-up in the Listed 2000 Guineas Trial Stakes at Leopardstown
  • Unconquerable - maiden winner for Donnacha O’Brien. Runner-up in the Gr.3 Zetland Stakes, third in the Gr.2 Royal Lodge Stakes
  • Zain Sarinda - dual winner for Tom Clover. Runner-up in the Listed Fairway Stakes at Newmarket & third in the Listed Blue Riband Trial at Epsom
  • La Estrellita - maiden winner in Germany for Michael Figge. Third in the Gr.3 Schwarzgold Rennen & Listed Winterkonigin Trial

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