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Voleuse De Coeurs Wins Ireland Gr1 Irish St Leger
Overnight at The Curragh in Ireland, unbeaten European Champion juvenile & dual Gr1-winning Darley shuttler Teofilo (Galileo-Speirbhean, by Danehill) added a Gr1 success when 4YO mare Voleuse De Coeurs (Teofilo-Vadorga, by Grand Lodge) routed her rivals by 6-lengths for trainer Dermot Weld in the €200,000 Gr1 Irish St Leger (14 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 4YO gelding Ahzeemah (Dubawi-Swiss Roll, by Entrepreneur) & 5YO entire Saddler's Rock (Sadler's Wells-Grecian Bride, by Groom Dancer). This was Voleuse De Coeurs' maiden Gr1 victory and took her record to 5 wins (including the Listed Vintage Crop Stakes) & 5 placings (including the last-start Gr3 Irish St Leger Trial Stakes) from 13 starts.