Search Profiles:

  • Paco Boy (IRE)

  • Age: 5 (Foaled March 24th, 2005)
  • Sex: Bay Horse
  • Breeding: Desert Style (IRE) - Tappen Zee (IRE) (Sandhurst Prince (IRE))
  • Trainer: R Hannon
  • Owner: Highclere Stud, Waikato Stud & Calvera

News Clippings

Badly drawn Boy

December 9th, 2010

Paco Boy has drawn the short straw for his tilt at the Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday with a high draw deemed far from ideal.

Hannon Jnr hails Paco

December 8th, 2010

Richard Hannon jnr believes Paco Boy has played a big part in his father's fine year and is hopeful of a big run in the Hong Kong Mile.

Sha Tin to suit Paco Boy

December 7th, 2010

Connections expect the track at Sha Tin to play to Paco Boy's strengths in the Hong Kong Mile on Sunday.

HK Mile bid for Paco Boy

December 3rd, 2010

Richard Hannon jnr believes Paco Boy has an "outstanding chance" of signing off his racing career with victory in the Hong Kong Mile.

Hannon tribute to Paco

November 10th, 2010

Richard Hannon believes Paco Boy, who has been retired to stud, was one of the best horses he's ever trained.

Hat-trick for brilliant Goldikova

November 6th, 2010

The brilliant Goldikova etched her name into racing folklore by completing a hat-trick of Breeders' Cup Mile victories at Churchill Downs on Saturday.

Paco team take aim again

November 3rd, 2010

Richard Hannon Jr is hoping Paco Boy can at last beat Goldikova on Saturday night.

Hughes a BC doubt - Hannon Jr

November 1st, 2010

Richard Hughes could miss the Breeders' Cup as he continues to fight it out with Paul Hanagan for the jockeys' title this week.

Paco has last shot at Gold

October 13th, 2010

Paco Boy looks set to renew rivalry with Goldikova in the Breeders' Cup Mile at Churchill Downs next month.

Hannon delays on Paco Boy

August 31st, 2010

Richard Hannon will wait until the last minute before deciding where Paco Boy will race this weekend.

Regal Parade Tops Sprint List

August 30th, 2010

Last year's winner Regal Parade is among 20 five-day confirmations for the Betfred Sprint Cup.

Going to blame for Paco loss

August 16th, 2010

Connections of Paco Boy have somewhat surprisingly blamed the soft ground for the colt's defeat in the Prix Jacques le Marois.

Makfi Bounces Back At Deauville

August 15th, 2010

Makfi easily beat Goldikova and Paco Boy in the Jacques Le Marois at Deauville.

Paco to miss Summer Mile

July 8th, 2010

Paco Boy will now miss the Summer Mile at Ascot on Saturday.

Paco Boy wins the Lockinge

May 15th, 2010

Odds-on favourite Paco Boy showed an impressive turn of foot to claim victory in the Lockinge Stakes at Newbury.

Paco Boy heads Lockinge field

May 10th, 2010

Queen Anne Stakes winner Paco Boy will head a nine-strong field at the Lockinge Stakes in Newbury on Saturday.

Repeat Win For Paco Boy

April 24th, 2010

Paco Boy registered back-to-back victories in the bet365 Mile at Sandown.

Paco Boy dodges Deauville

August 12th, 2009

Richard Hannon has opted to give Paco Boy some rest by pulling out of Sunday's Prix Jacques le Marois at Deauville.

Paco Powers Home

June 16th, 2009

Paco Boy powered to victory in the Queen Anne Stakes, the opening race of Royal Ascot 2009.