09/03/2007 12:00AM

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Sheikh Mohammed al-Maktoum's Darley organization has purchased a half-interest in Irish Group 2 winner New Approach from Jackie Bolger, whose husband Jim Bolger trains the 2-year-old Galileo colt. Jackie Bolger will continue to own a 50 percent share in New Approach, and Jim Bolger will continue to train him. . . . Proud Accolade, a Grade 1 winner who has stood at his owners' Padua Stables in Florida since 2006, will relocate to Bridlewood Farm in Ocala, Fla., for the 2008 season. Proud Accolade stood at Padua for a $5,000 fee in 2007, and his 2008 fee will be announced at a later date, according to a joint announcement by Padua and Bridlewood.