Excessivepleasure became the latest California-bred millionaire Saturday when he finished third in the $1 million Godolphin Mile (UAE-II) at Nad al Sheba.
The 4-year-old son of In Excess
, out of the Falstaff mare Pleasing, was bred by Cypress 1991 and Vessels Stallion Farm and is owned by Ty and Lee Leatherman. Sent off at odds of 25-1, he picked up $100,000 in the race, raising his career earnings to $1,021,382.
He is California's 36th millionaire Thoroughbred.
The $17,000 Barretts purchase was coming off a 10th-place finish in the Jan. 24 Sunshine Millions Classic. He has four wins in 15 races.