Sea The Stars (Ire), whose standout performers this year included the triple Group 1 and Classic winner Star Catcher (GB), champion stayer Stradivarius (Ire) and top-class middle-distance performer Crystal Ocean (Ire), will stand for €150,000 in 2020 at the Aga Khan’s Gilltown Stud in Ireland. He had stood for a previous career high of €135,000 the last two seasons. Sea The Stars stands alongside his dual Derby-winning son Harzand (Ire), who is available for €8,000 next year.
Siyouni (Fr) heads the Aga Khan’s French roster at Haras de Bonneval, and he stays at €100,000 next year. He continued to go from strength to strength in 2019, his runners headed by the G1 Prix du Jockey Club winner Sottsass (Fr), currently the joint highest-rated 3-year-old in Europe. Siyouni stands alongside Dariyan (Fr) (€8,000), who has his first yearlings this year, and Zarak (Fr) (€12,000), who will be represented by his first foal at this year’s breeding stock sales.