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Gr1-Winner Croco Rouge Also Sold To French Stud
Dual Gr1-winning 14-year-old stallion Croco Rouge (Rainbow Quest-Alligatrix, by Alleged) "has been purchased by Haras de la Foret & the French National Stud" reported racingpost.com. Croco Rouge (a half-brother to triple Gr1-producer Alidiva) opened his stud career at the Irish National Stud before spending seasons in Japan, at Glenview Stud in Ireland & the past year at Yorton Farm in Shropshire. On the track, Croco Rouge recorded 4 wins from 13 starts (including victories in both France's Gr1 Prix Lupin & Gr1 Prix d'Ispahan, plus 2nd in the Gr1 Prix du Jockey Club-French derby & 3rd in the Gr1 Arc de Triomphe).