Stands at Coolmore
European Champion 2YO & Dual Guineas winner
Winner of 7 straight races at 2 and 3 years including 4 Group Ones
“there was a ruthless authority in the manner the Ryan Moore-ridden 6-4 favourite stormed up the rail to hold off Richard Hannon's Barney Roy” Marcus Townend, Mail on Sunday, after the 2,000 Guineas
A Stallion's Pedigree...
- By GALILEO, 12-time champion sire with 92 Gr.1 winners.
- 20 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 6f. Cheveley Park Stakes-Gr.1 becoming Galileo’s only Group 1 winner over 6 furlongs.
"Photos don't really do it justice to how Churchill has let down since his racing days - some beast" Nancy Sexton
His first crop yearlings sold for 350,000gns, 340,000gns, 320,000gns, £220,000, 210,000gns, $180,000, £160,000, 160,000gns, £150,000, 150,000gns, €145,000, 145,000gns, £140,000, 135,000gns, 130,000gns, 130,000gns, €120,000, 115,000gns, €105,000, 105,000gns, €100,000, £100,000, £100,000, 100,000gns etc.
First 2YOs already include...
- Ladies Church - dual winner for Johnny Murtagh including the 5f. Listed Marwell Stakes at Naas by an impressive 2¼ lengths
- Unconquerable - impressive maiden winner over 7f. at Naas for Donnacha O’Brien. Third in the Gr.3 Tyros Stakes at Leopardstown
- Dancinginthestreet - won the Prix de la Butte Blanche by 2 lengths on debut at Chantilly for Carlos & Yann Lerner earning JDG Rising Star Status
- The Acropolis - justified favouritism when winning his maiden over 6½f. at Listowel for Aidan O'Brien by 3½ lengths
- Encountered - an ultra-impressive 4-length winner of a 7f. Novice Stakes at Doncaster for Marco Botti
- Il Grande Gatsby won a 7f. maiden at the Capanelle in Rome by 1½ lengths
- Papa Cocktail - winner of a 7f. Novice Stakes at Haydock for Tom Clover
- Once Upon A River - impressive 4-length maiden winner at Roscommon for Ger Lyons