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Wootton Bassett - York 19.08.10

Wootton Bassett: the son of Iffraaj has been retired to Normandy

  PICTURE: Martin Lynch  

Wootton Bassett starts stud career at €6,000

LAST season's unbeaten juvenile Group 1 winner Wootton Bassett will begin his stallion career at the Haras d'Etreham in Normandy at a fee of €6,000.

The son of Iffraaj won five races at two, culminating with an impressive victory in the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere.

The stud's most expensive stallion Elusive City, sire of Poule d'Essai des Poulains heroine Elusive Wave, remains at €15,000.

Etreham's full list of stallion fees for 2012 is:

American Post €5,000
Anabaa Blue €2,500
Elusive City €15,000
Falco €7,000
Irish Wells €2,500
Poliglote €8,000
Saint Des Saints €4,000
Stormy River €6,000





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