09/08/2013 4:16PM

El Corredor relocates from New York to Louisiana


Grade 1 winner El Corredor will relocate to stand the 2014 breeding season at The Stallion Station at Copper Crowne in Opelousas, La. His fee will be $3,500 if paid by Nov. 15. 2014, or $4,000 when the foal stands and nurses.

The 16-year-old Mr. Greeley horse, who began his career at Hill 'n' Dale Farm near Lexington, Ky., in 2002, stood the 2013 season at Questroyal North in Stillwater, N.Y.

From nine crops of racing age, El Corredor is the sire of 479 winners for total earnings of $33,318,565 through Sept. 7. His 36 stakes winners include Grade 1 winners Adieu, Backseat Rhythm, Crisp, and Dominican. Other top horses include multiple Grade 3 winner El Gato Malo, Grade 3 winner Wanna Runner, and champions in Mexico, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic.

El Corredor won seven of 10 career starts, including the Grade 1 Cigar Mile Handicap in 2000, and earned $727,920. He won three additional Grade 2 events on the West Coast, including two editions of the Del Mar Breeders' Cup Handicap.

Out of the Silver Deputy mare Silvery Swan, El Corredor is a half-brother to Grade 1 winner and sire Roman Ruler and to Grade 3 winner Silver Tornado.