Galileo – Irish Derby (2001)

The most influential horse of the 21st century? Galileo powers to victory at the Curragh to become a dual-Derby winner, landing the Irish Classic at the Curragh three weeks after winning the Epsom equivalent.

A three-time Group 1 winner, it’s Galileo’s subsequent exploits as a stallion that have truly marked his name in the annals of thoroughbred history – and being the father of arguably the greatest racehorse of them all, Frankel.

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