Stallion news

Best in the world

Darley-sired stars Makfi and Workforce rated the world’s best three-year-olds of 2010

Featured stallion: Alexandros

It’s a fact of modern-day life in the breeding industry that all too few stallions are given the chance to demonstrate the full extent of their toughness and durability before they retire to stud. Happily, one horse who has more than proved his credentials in this regard is the newly retired Alexandros, who takes up stallion duties at Haras du Logis in Normandy in 2011.

Top lot for Singspiel, top filly for Dubawi

Six-figure foals for first-season sires New Approach and Raven’s Pass

Darley reduces the stud fees of its unproven stallions by 25%

G1 Breeders’ Cup winner Vale Of York and G1 performer Alexandros retire to Darley

Worthadd lands the G2 Premio Ribot

Dubawi’s dual Classic winner caps a successful season with his third Group victory; eight winners for Shirocco

34 winners for Iffraaj

Joe Eile helps his sire equal Dubawi's first-season score and close in on the freshman record of 35

New Group winner for Shamardal

Dubai Prince reigns supreme at Leopardstown, landing the G3 Killavullan Stakes

New Stakes winner for Dubawi

Zubbaya triumphs at Moonee Valley on Cox Plate day

Dubawi’s Prince Bishop makes it two straight Group wins

Three-year-old colt lands the G2 Prix Du Conseil De Paris at Longchamp; first-season sire Shirocco records his seventh winner