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Darley Australia publishes 2010 stud fees

DARLEY Australia has published its stallion fees for the 2010 southern-hemisphere covering season.

Among those receiving fee increases are Zenyatta's sire Street Cry (up to A$137,500from A$110,000), Lonhro, sire of star Australian racehorse Denman (up to A$88,000 from A$33,000) and Shamardal, sire of Group 1 Crown Oaks winner Faint Perfume (up to A$66,000 from A$27,500).

Cuts have been applied to the fees of Exceed And Excel, Kheleyf, Nadeem and Reset.

Medaglia D'Oro, who shuttles to Australia from Kentucky for the first time this year, has had his fee set at A$88,000, while newcomer Von Costa De Hero begins his stud career at A$16,500.

Henry Plumptre, Darley's managing director in Australia, said: "We have an outstanding roster of stallions to offer breeders this year and the achievements of Street Cry, Commands, Lonhro and Shamardal during the past twelve months havebeen tremendous.

"We are very enthusiastic about the progeny of our younger horses, some of which are appearing for the first time at the forthcoming breeding stock sales."

DARLEY AUSTRALIA STALLION FEES 2010 (A$)
A$1 = £0.60 = €0.68
Sire 2010 fee 2009 fee
Standing at Kelvinside    
Street Cry 137,500 110,000
Lonhro 88,000 33,000
Medaglia D'Oro 88,000 NEW
Commands 66,000 55,000
Exceed And Excel 66,000 110,000
Shamardal 66,000 27,500
Bernardini 38,500 38,500
Street Sense 38,500 38,500
Authorized 27,500 27,500
Nadeem 22,000 27,500
Teofilo 22,000 22,000
Henny Hughes 19,250 19,250
Canny Lad 16,500 16,500
Kheleyf 16,500 27,500
Ad Valorem 11,000 11,000
Shaft 7,700 7,700
Standing at Northwood Park    
New Approach 33,000 33,000
Hard Spun 22,000 22,000
Reset 22,000 27,500
Strategic 16,500 16,500
Street Boss 16,500 16,500
Von Costa De Hero 16,500 NEW
Any Given Saturday 13,750 13,750
Domesday 11,000 5,500
Gonski 6,600 6,600
 

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