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Galileo Has Sired 4 Epsom Derby Winners

2019-06-02T10:21:04-05:00June 2nd, 2019|

  Galileo has now sired 4 Epsom Derby winners to date. Anthony Van Dyck joined Australia, Ruler of the World, and New Approach as Derby winners. Galileo's dam, Urban Sea, produced another Derby laureate in Sea the Stars. This is quite the family. What can you say? He's a Galileo," [...]

Investec Derby to Anthony Van Dyck

2019-06-01T12:24:04-05:00June 1st, 2019|

It stood to reason one of Aidan O' Brien's 7 entrants in the 2019 Grade 1 Investec Derby run at a mile and a half would win. The question was which one. As it turned out previously undefeated favorite Sir Dragonet was not the one. It was Anthony Van Dyck [...]

Sir Dragonet Takes Chester Vase

2019-05-09T16:34:56-05:00May 9th, 2019|

  Sir Dragonet was impressive in taking the Chester Vase for Aidan O'Brien. Whether Sir Dragonet will be supplemented for the Investec Derby at Epsom on June 1 has yet to be determined. Sir Dragonet scored at 14-1 in a Tipperary maiden in his debut last month before storming to [...]

Godolphin Ready for Battle with O’Brien

2019-05-08T08:42:51-05:00May 8th, 2019|

Charlie Appleby, one of Godolphin's main trainers is poised to battle with Aidan O'brien and put a wrench in Coolmore's classic domination. O'Brien had a double at Newmarket this past weekend with Magna Grecia and Hermosa.   Appleby said: "We want to be competitive in the big races and at [...]