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Galileo Son All The Rage In US

Tuesday, 23rd October 2012

Coolmore's stallions once again dominated the list of biggest books in America for 2012, with 5-time Gr1-winning 5YO stallion & US 2011 Eclipse Award-winning Champion Male Turf Horse & Cambridge Stud shuttler Cape Blanco (Galileo-Laurel Delight, by Presidium) the busiest with 220 mares, just ahead of Champion First Season Sire Scat Daddy (Johannesburg-Love Style, by Mr Prospector) with 217 covers, reports racingpost.com. The American Jockey Club reported that 1,861 stallions covered 35,391 mares in 2012, representing a 4% decline in stallion numbers while mares served fell by 3% on the previous season.

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