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Gamut has established himself as a sire of Grade 1 jumpers
Shamardal’s son Gin Sling will bolster the roster to 4 at Rosshill Farm in Galway as the brand new breeding season approaches.
Main the way in which at a stud the place Eamonn Hogan has been standing stallions since 2014 is Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud winner Gamut, sire of the likes of Grade 1 scorers Highway To Riches and Highway To Respect, whose payment has been trimmed to €2,000 this 12 months, or €1,000 for a filly foal.
Group 1-placed Altruistic, a relative of Arcangues, Aquarelliste and Aizavoski, and whose first crop at the moment are 4, is being provided at €500 via his proprietor Dr Cyrus Poonawalla, whereas sensible stayer Tau Ceti, who has had only a few runners, is offered for €700 reside colt foal or €350 filly foal.
Gin Sling, who’s a nine-year-old bred by Newsells Park Stud and a half-brother to Grade 1 winner Gitano Hernando, will stand for €200.
Hogan mentioned: “Gin Sling was owned by former point-to-point rider Johnny Vance, who handed away final 12 months, a gentleman and good friend of mine. He was unraced as a result of harm and was breeding with leaping mares. He has bred some stunning inventory.”
Hogan emphasises the stud’s want to assist breeders on a sure funds, as he has been there himself.
“I’ve been breeding for over 20 years and the breeder is the one that by no means does the most effective financially and on some inventory loses cash – that’s why when standing our stallions right here now we have excellent worth in stud charges,” he mentioned.
“Our stallions are all from high dam traces and are pretty much as good as fashions as any sires in Eire.”
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