Oasis Dream, the sire of 18 black type winners in 2009, got Group 1 winner No. 3 today when Aqlaam won the Prix du Moulin de Longchamp in France. The Juddmonte Farms stallion’s two other Group 1 winners in 2009 are: Midday, winner of the Group 1 Nassau Stakes at Goodwood; and Arcano, winner of the Group 1 Prix Morny at Deauville.
Both Arcano and Aqlaam are owned by Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum.
Oasis Dream is a son of Green Desert, a Danzig stallion that is establishing a line in Europe that is competing at the highest levels with the Danehill branch of Danzig and the Sadler’s Wells group of sires, led by Galileo and Montjeu. Cape Cross, the sire of European superstar Sea the Stars, is also a son of Green Desert.