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15th European Winner For Freshman Shamardal
In the UK, European champion 4-time Gr1-winning Darley shuttler & northern hemisphere freshman stallion Shamardal (Giant's Causeway-Helsinki, by Machiavellian) recorded his 15th northern 1st-crop winner (& cemented his position at the top of the 1st-season sires list) when Godolphin's 2YO colt Landowner (Shamardal-Rentless, by Zafonic) scored over 7 furlongs at Warwick for trainer Saeed Bin Suroor. Landowner was a €280,000 (A$476,000) yearling at the 2008 Italian September Sale.