Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Dual Gr1-Winner Roderic O'Connor Shuttle To Brazil
In South America, European dual Gr1-winning 4YO stallion Roderic O'Connor (Galileo-Secret Garden, by Danehill) who entered stud this year in Ireland at Joe Foley's County Carlow-based Ballyhane Stud "will stand the Southern Hemisphere breeding season at Haras Santa Ana do Rio Grande in Brazil" reported racingpost.com. Last year Roderic O'Connor won the Gr1 Irish 2000 Guineas (8 furlongs) at The Curragh; & as a juvenile in 2010 he also won France's Gr1 Criterium International (1600m) at Saint-Cloud & was runner-up in the UK Gr1 Dewhurst Stakes (7 furlongs) at Newmarket.