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  • Olympic Glory (IRE)

  • Age: 4 (Foaled March 27th, 2010)
  • Sex: Bay Colt
  • Breeding: Choisir - Acidanthera (Alzao)
  • Trainer: R Hannon
  • Owner: Al Shaqab Racing

News Clippings

Toronado tops Richard Hannon's Glorious Goodwood team

July 14th, 2014

Toronado will spearhead yet another powerful Glorious Goodwood team for Richard Hannon in the Qipco Sussex Stakes as his stablemate Olympic Glory heads to France once again.

Richard Hannon is priming his big guns ahead of Royal Ascot

June 5th, 2014

Richard Hannon's big guns are nearing their return to action at Royal Ascot with Toronado and Sky Lantern coming to the boil nicely.

Connections blame step up in trip for Olympic Glory defeat

May 26th, 2014

Richard Hannon believes the longer trip was to blame for Olympic Glory's disappointing display in the Prix d'Ispahan at Longchamp on Sunday.

Olympic Glory takes Lockinge

May 17th, 2014

Frankie Dettori claimed the 200th Group One of his distinguished career, but the first in Britain for the Qatari owners whose support he hopes will keep him at the top of the sport for years to come as Olympic Glory ran out a convincing winner of the JLT Lockinge Stakes.

Olympic Glory or Toronado could make the trip to Dubai next spring

November 10th, 2013

Olympic Glory or Toronado could make the trip to Dubai next spring as the Richard Hannon team plan ahed for 2014.

Richard Hughes: Olympic Glory no soft touch

October 30th, 2013

Conditions at Santa Anita on Saturday are unlikely to prove a barrier to success for Olympic Glory in the Breeders' Cup Mile, according to Richard Hughes.

Olympic Glory has Breeders' Cup option

October 20th, 2013

Richard Hannon's Olympic Glory may aim to add to his impressive Queen Elizabeth II Stakes victory in America next month.

Olympic lands QEII Glory for Hannon and Hughes

October 19th, 2013

First-time blinkers lit up Olympic Glory who blazed away with the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot on Champions Day.

Sunday gallop key to Hannon Ascot plans with star duo

October 10th, 2013

A crucial gallop on Sunday morning will dictate whether Toronado or Olympic Glory will represent owner Sheikh Joaan and trainer Richard Hannon in the Qipco-sponsored Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot on Saturday week

Olympic Glory options include QEII at Ascot

August 12th, 2013

Olympic Glory is likely to have another crack at Group One glory following his narrow defeat in France on Sunday.

Hannon hopeful of big run from Olympic Glory in Jacques le Marois

August 7th, 2013

Richard Hannon is hopeful of a big run from Olympic Glory in Sunday's Prix Jacques le Marois at Deauville.

Frankie Dettori went to Richard Hannon's to sit on Olympic Glory

July 25th, 2013

Frankie Dettori has been to Richard Hannon's yard to sit on Olympic Glory for the first time ahead of his run in the Prix Jacques le Marois at Deauville on August 11.

Richard Hannon rules Olympic Glory out of Irish 2000 Guineas

May 21st, 2013

Richard Hannon has ruled Olympic Glory out of Saturday's Etihad Airways Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh.

Curragh date for Glory

May 17th, 2013

Olympic Glory will aim to rebuild his reputation in the Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday week.

Olympic Glory teed himself up for a tilt at the French Guineas in the Greenham

April 20th, 2013

Olympic Glory teed himself up for a tilt at the French Guineas with victory in the AON Greenham Stakes at Newbury.

Olympic in hat for Post glory

October 10th, 2012

Richard Hannon's Olympic Glory could bid for more Group One honours in the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster on October 27.

Plans on hold for great Glory

October 8th, 2012

Connections of Olympic Glory have yet to make a firm decision on whether the top-class juvenile will run again this year.

Lagardere Glory for Hannon

October 7th, 2012

Richard Hannon and Richard Hughes enjoyed Group One glory at Longchamp in the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere with Olympic Glory.

Glory sold

September 25th, 2012

Talented two-year-old Olympic Glory has been privately sold by owner Julie Wood to Sheikh Joann Bin Hamad Al Thani.

Toronado targets Trophy

September 17th, 2012

Richard Hannon has revealed that his Champagne Stakes winner Toronado could sign off his juvenile campaign in the Racing Post Trophy.