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Sudirman Wins Ireland Gr1 Phoenix Stakes
At The Curragh in Ireland, Coolmore's 4-time Gr1-winning & dual Classic-winning 7YO former Australian shuttle stallion Henrythenavigator (Kingmambo-Sequoyah, by Sadler's Wells) added a group success when 2YO colt Sudirman (Henrythenavigator-Shermeen, by Desert Style) scored by 0.5-length for trainer David Wachman in the €200,000 Gr1 Phoenix Stakes (6 furlongs) for 2YOs, over fellow 2YO colts Big Time (Kheleyf-Beguine, by Green Dancer) & War Command (War Front-Wandering Star, by Red Ransom). In landing his maiden Gr1 title, Sudirman took his record to 3 wins (including the Gr2 Railway Stakes) & a placing from 5 starts.