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RODERIC O' CONNOR (IRE)
Bay 2008 by GALILEO - SECRET GARDEN by DANEHILL
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GALILEO Sadlers Wells Northern Dancer Nearctic
Natalma
Fairy Bridge Bold Rason
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Urban sea Miswaki Mr. Prospector
Hopespringsetemal
Allegretta Lombard
Anatevka
Secret Garden Danehill Danzig Northam Dancer
Pas De Nom
Razayana His Majesty
Spring Adieu
Chalamont Kris Sharpen Up
Double Sure
Durtal Lyphard
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Sire
GALILEO [IRE] - Champion 3-year-old in Europe, winner of the Gr.1 Epsom Derby, Gr.1 Irish Derby and Gr.1 'King George' in very fast times. Rated 130 by Racehorses.

A Champion Sire for a decade, in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 with 75 Group 1 winners, including Classic winners such as World Champion and the Highest Rated Racehorse in history, FRANKEL (2,000 Guineas, St. James's Palace Stakes, Sussex Stakes (twice), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, Lockinge Stakes, Queen Ann Stakes, Juddmonte International Stakes, Champion Stakes), AUSTRALIA (Derby, Irish Derby, Juddmonte International Stakes), RULER OF THE WORLD (Derby), MAGICIAN (Irish 2,000 Guineas, Breeders' Cup Turf), GLENEAGLES (2,000 Guineas, Irish 2,000 Guineas, St. James's Palace Stakes), THE GURKHA (French 2000 Guineas, Sussex Stakes), CHURCHILL (2,000 Guineas, Irish 2,000 Guineas, National Stakes, Dewhurst Stakes), MINDING (Epsom Oaks, 1,000 Guineas, Moyglare Stakes, Pretty Polly Stakes, Nassau Stakes, Queen Elizabeh II Stakes), WINTER (1,000 Guineas, Irish 1,000 Guineas, Coronation Stakes, Nassau Stakes), WAS (Epsom Oaks), RODERIC O'CONNOR (Irish 2,000 Guineas), TREASURE BEACH (Irish Derby, Secretariat Stakes), CAPRI (Irish Derby, St Leger), MISTY FOR ME (Irish 1,000 Guineas, Moyglare Stakes, Pretty Polly Stakes), GOLDEN LILAC (French 1,000 Guineas, French Oaks, Prix D'Ispahan), SOLDIER OF FORTUNE (Irish Derby, Juddmonte Coronation Cup), ORDER OF ST GEORGE (Irish St Leger, Gold Cup In Honour of The Queen's 90th Birthday, Ascot Gold Cup), CAPE BLANCO (Irish Derby, Champion Stakes, Man O'War Stakes, Arlington Million, Turf Classic Internationl Stakes), SIXTIES ICON (St Leger), NIGHTIME (1,000 Guineas), NEW APPROACH (Derby, National Stakes, Dewhurst Stakes, Irish Champion Stakes), FOREVER TOGETHER (Epsom Oaks), KEW GARDENS (St Leger), FLAG OF HONOUR (Irish St Leger), ALLEGRETTO (Prix Royal Oak), RED ROCKS (Breeders' Cup Turf, Man O'War Stakes), TEOFILO (National Stakes, Dewhurst Stakes), ALANDI (Irish St. Leger), CIMA DE TRIOMPHE (Derby Italiano), LUSH LASHES (Coronation Stakes, Yorkshire Oaks), RIP VAN WINKLE (Sussex Stakes, Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, International Stakes), SANS FRONTIERES (Irish St. Leger), NATHANIEL (King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes, Eclipse Stakes), SEVENTH HEAVENS (Irish Oaks), TOGETHER (Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup), MAYBE (Moyglare Stud Stakes), NOBLE MISSION (Tattersalls Gold Cup, Grand Prix de Saint Cloud, Champion Stakes), ADELAIDE (Secretariat Stakes, Cox Plate), INTELLO (Prix du Jockey Club), TAPESTRY (Yorkshire Oaks), MARVELLOUS (Irish 1000 Guineas), etc.

In 2016 Galileo became the sire of winners of all five British Classics. In the 2016 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe he sired the top three finishers (Found, Highland Reel and Order of St. George).

"Galileo is truly a phenomenon, a ruler of the world himself and universally
acknowledged as the best sire on the planet
".
Tony Morris, Racing Post 6/6/13

Dam
SECRET GARDEN[IRE] Won 4 Races incl. Miles And Morrison October Stakes, L and placed 2nd in Matiara Stakes, L. Dam of 4 winners viz. RODERIC O'CONNOR, Weatherstaff, 1 win and placed 3rd in Totewinger Sirenia Stakes, Gr.3, COVERT ACTTION, winner of 6 races and BURNETT.

2nd Dam
CHALAMONT, winner of 2 races and placed. Dam of 5 winners incl. SECRET GARDEN, Lady Aquitaine; 3rd in Sirenia Stakes, Gr.3, Chetwynd, unraced; dam of WICKWING, 7 wins incl. Premio Apaolo Mezzanotte, Gr.3, Delicatezza; 2nd in Premio Mario Incisa della Rochetta, Gr.3.

3rd Dam
DURTAL, Champion 2yo filly in England, won 4 races incl. William Hill Cheveley Park Stakes, Gr.1, Fred Darling Stakes, Gr.3 and placed 2nd in Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1. Dam of 6 winners incl. GILDORAN, won 7 races incl. Ascot Gold Cup, Gr.1 (twice), Goodwood Cup, Gr.2, Mono Sagaro Stakes, Gr.3 and placed 2nd in Doncaster Cup, Gr.3; sire, LADY ISIS, won 2 races incl. Prix Petite Etoile, L and placed 2nd in Prix de Nomande, L, Regimental Arms, 4 wins and placed 2nd in Werribee Cup, L; 3rd in Dewar's Cup, Gr.3, Follies Bergeres, placed; dam of winners, LATIN QUARTER, 21 wins incl. T L Baillieu Handicap, L, ELECTED, 8 wins incl. Ascot Handicap, L. UNFINISHED STORY, 2 wins; dam of VIGNETTE, 2 wins incl. Mercedes Benz, L, Hasta Lueago; dam of GREY ARROW, 7 wins incl. National Emblem Skeaping Trophy, Gr.2; grandam of ROSINANTE, 4 win incl. Gardenia Handicap, L, Ruffian Stakes, L. Porte des Iles; dam of CLASSIS, 2 wins, incl. Cinderella Stakes, L, PERFECT TRUTH, Cheshire Oaks, L.

The next dam DERNA II; placed; dam of 8 winners incl. DETROIT, Champion 3yo filly in Europe, 8 wins incl. Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, (dam of CARNEGIE won Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1; sire); VALDERNA, 1 win, viz. Prix des Belles Fillies, L; (grandam of ZABEEL, won Australian Guineas, Gr.1; Champion Sire. BARYSHNIKOV, won Australian Guineas, Gr.1; sire).