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Galileo Adds Ireland Gr3 Quinella
At Ireland's The Curragh, former Coolmore shuttler & Gr1 English Derby winner Galileo (Sadler's Wells-Urban Sea, by Miswaki) added a group quinella when 3YO colt Flying The Flag (Galileo-Halfway To Heaven, by Pivotal) scored by 4-lengths for trainer Aidan O'Brien in the €60,000 Gr3 International Stakes (10 furlongs) for 3YOs+, over 4YO mare Aloof (Galileo-Airwave, by Air Express) & 4YO entire Most Improved (Lawman-Tonnara, by Linamix). Flying The Flag took his record to 2 wins & 2 placings (including runner-up in the Gr2 Futurity Stakes at The Curragh and last start's Listed Glencairn Stakes at Leopardstown) from 8 starts for €76,650 earnings. His only 4 unplaced runs were all in Gr1 events.