Both New Approach and Shamardal added new Black Type winners to their records on Monday, 6 May with Flop Shot and Ickworth victorious in France and Ireland respectively.
Son of Epaulette holds of all comers to score second Stakes win
King’s Best, winner of the 2,000 Guineas at the start of the millennium and sire of Epsom Derby hero Workforce, has been euthanised at Darley in Japan following complications due to colic.
Shamardal and Dubawi look to have two very smart fillies in the making, after their daughters Castle Lady and Imperial Charm finished first and second in the G3 Prix de la Grotte at Longchamp on Sunday, 14 April.
World champion sprinter Harry Angel will join the Darley roster in Australia for the forthcoming breeding season, standing at Kelvinside.
While the main focus at the weekend was on the world’s richest race meeting and the Dubai World Cup, where the Darley stallions enjoyed an outstanding night for the second consecutive year, there was plenty of action on the racecourse closer to home – and yet more success for Darley-sired runners