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  • First Cornerstone (IRE)

  • Age: 3 (Foaled April 13th, 2010)
  • Sex: Chestnut Colt
  • Breeding: Hurricane Run - Bintalreef (Diesis)
  • Trainer: A Oliver
  • Owner: Team Valor International Llc

News Clippings

No excuses offered for First Cornerstone French Derby flop

June 8th, 2013

Andrew Oliver is at a loss to explain First Cornerstone's disappointing display in the Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly last weekend.

First Cornerstone is to be left in the Investec Derby at Monday's confirmation stage, according to connections.

May 26th, 2013

First Cornerstone is to be left in the Investec Derby at Monday's confirmation stage after giving connections encouraging signs on his belated return to action.

First Cornerstone will look to book his Investec Derby place next weekend

May 5th, 2013

First Cornerstone will bid to book his place at Epsom when he makes his seasonal appearance in the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown next Sunday.

Last season's champion two-year-old Dawn Approach is among 17 second-stage entries for the Investec Derby.

April 11th, 2013

Last season's champion two-year-old Dawn Approach is among 17 second-stage entries for the Investec Derby.

Cornerstone still excites Oliver

November 1st, 2012

Andrew Oliver believes First Cornerstone may have shaken up Kingsbarns in the Racing Post Trophy last weekend if his preparation had been better.

First heads straight for Post

October 1st, 2012

Andy Oliver's smart juvenile First Cornerstone is likely to go straight to the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster on October 27.

Big turnout for Beresford

September 25th, 2012

First Cornerstone and Trading Leather are among a total of 16 horses left in the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the Curragh.

Cornerstone has options

September 1st, 2012

First Cornerstone's owners will mull over a number of top-level options before deciding on the horse's next outing.

Cornerstone set for US

August 27th, 2012

First Cornerstone is set to be supplemented for the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf following Sunday's win in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh.

Cornerstone first in Futurity

August 26th, 2012

First Cornerstone stepped up on his recent Listed victory at Tipperary as he landed the Group Two Galileo EBF Futurity Stakes at the Curragh.

Cornerstone could head for Post

August 13th, 2012

The Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster is a possible long-term objective for First Cornerstone following his Listed triumph at Tipperary last week.