Darley stallions, distinguished by excellence

Darley is the Thoroughbred stallion division of Godolphin, the global horseracing organization founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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In 1981, Darley HQ was established in the UK at Dalham Hall Stud, near Newmarket, the historic home of Thoroughbred horseracing.

Darley currently stands around 80 stallions in seven countries around the world, headed by Dubawi, son of the famous Dubai Millennium. The world-renowned breeding operation includes Kildangan Stud in County Kildare, Ireland; Jonabell Farm, in Kentucky, USA, and two studs in Australia, Kelvinside and Northwood Park. There are also studs in France, New Zealand and Japan.

Darley is named after one of the dominant foundation sires of the modern Thoroughbred, the Darley Arabian. Today the Darley name is synonymous with stallion breeding excellence.

Son of Hard Spun wires the field to earn his first Stakes win

February 18 2019

She's a Julie (USA) wins Bayakoa S. (G3),
1 1/16M, at OAKLAWN PARK (USA)
4 F Elusive Quality (USA) / Kydd Gloves (Dubai Millennium (GB))

February 9 2019

Lyre (AUS) wins Blue Diamond Prelude (f) (G2),
1100m, at CAULFIELD (AUS)
2 F Lonhro (AUS) / Erato (AUS) (Street Cry (IRE))

February 3 2019

A Thread of Blue (USA) wins Dania Beach S. (Listed),
3 C Hard Spun (USA) / Enthused (Seeking the Gold)

February 2 2019

Amercement (AUS) wins Widden S. (G3),
1100m, at ROSEHILL (AUS)
2 F Lonhro (AUS) / Forfeiture (AUS) (Commands (AUS))

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“Breeding and racing horses is one of my great joys, and a challenge that I relish sharing with my family and friends. I wish you good luck with the horses in your life, and thank you for considering the Darley stallions.”

— Sheikh Mohammed

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