Media Centre

Naaqoos - Longchamp - 14.09.2008

Naaqoos: the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere winner stands at Haras du Mezeray

  PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (  

First foal for Oasis Dream son Naaqoos

THE first foal by Naaqoos - and thus the first paternal grandson of Oasis Dream - has been born at the Haras du Quesnay in Normandy.

The new arrival, a chestnut filly, is the second produce of the winning Danehill Dancer mare Ourika, a half-sister to last year's Listed-placed filly Katerini.

Naaqoos, a €280,000 yearling buy, won the Group 1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere at two, was a head second to subsequent Prix du Jockey Club winner Le Havre and was third past the post, demoted to sixth in the stewards' room, in the Poule d'Essai des Poulains.

He is owned by Shadwell and stands at the Haras du Mezeray in Normandy at a €6,000 fee.






Galileo £7,253,742
Dark Angel £2,147,822
Dubawi £2,079,800
Kodiac £1,671,068
Nathaniel £1,529,010
Acclamation £1,474,560
Iffraaj £1,444,247
Sea The Stars £1,411,233
Frankel £1,319,595
Pour Moi £1,283,277