AQUEDUCT, Ozone Park, NY
|1||Mekong Melody (IRE)||Margin: 3¾||TrueNicks: A++||$90,000|
2005 | Bay Mare | Cape Cross (IRE) - Nini Princesse (IRE), Niniski
Sire: Cape Cross (IRE), Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Raced 4 years. 19 starts, 5 wins, $430,308. Lifetime: 684 yearlings sold, median $68,316.
Broodmare Sire: Niniski, Bay, 1976.
Goff's Orby Million Sale 2006, ($44,415).
|2||Daveron (GER)||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: A+||$30,000|
2005 | Chestnut Mare | Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Darwinia (GER), Acatenango (GER)
Sire: Black Sam Bellamy (IRE), Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 18 starts, 4 wins, $680,472. Lifetime: 69 yearlings sold, median $18,801.
Broodmare Sire: Acatenango (GER), Chestnut, 1982.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $750,000.
Baden-Baden 2006 Yearling Sale, $128,120.
|3||Tarrip||Margin: nose||TrueNicks: B+||$15,000|
2006 | Bay Mare | Green Desert - Spinnette (IRE), Spinning World
Sire: Green Desert, Bay, 1983. Raced 2 years. 14 starts, 5 wins, $308,015. Lifetime: 286 yearlings sold, median $109,405.
Broodmare Sire: Spinning World, Chestnut, 1993.
Keeneland Association September 2007 Yearling Sale, $400,000.
|1||Mekong Melody (IRE)||Alex O. Solis||Roger L. Attfield|
|2||Daveron (GER)||Eddie Castro||H. Graham Motion|
|3||Tarrip||Cornelio H. Velasquez||Christophe Clement|
|4||Changing Skies (IRE)||John R. Velazquez||William I. Mott|
|5||Me Love||Edgar S. Prado||Dale Capuano|
|6||Sweet and Flawless||David Cohen||Eric R. Reed|
Havant and Clarinet head a field of eight fillies and mares entered for the $100,000 La Prevoyante Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Calder Race Course & Casino Nov. 30, but the lightly raced sophomore Ciao Bella could make an impact.Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The demand for quality bloodstock was in full force at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, but the middle and lower markets were soft.Friday, November 16, 2012
Evan recaps the Cardinal Handicap, Long Island Handicap, and New York Stallion Stakes series at Aqueduct.Sunday, November 11, 2012
Briefly headed in deep stretch but game every step of the way, Juddmonte Farms' homebred Starformer repealed the challenge of Mystical Star to take the $150,000 Long Island Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Aqueduct Nov. 10.Saturday, November 10, 2012
Esther Marr recaps Day 2 of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, including the sales of Pure Clan and Changing Skies, who both brought more than $4 million. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Wealthy buyers' enthusiasm for the young and the beautiful fueled the market again during the second session of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Hit It Rich, who last year won her first graded stakes in the Long Island Handicap (gr. IIIT), attempts to conclude her career with another victory in the race at Aqueduct Nov. 10.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Royally bred Changing Skies, a graded stakes-winning daughter of Sadler's Wells, brought $4.2 million during the Nov. 7 session of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale from Mandore International Agency.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Five-time graded stakes winner Keertana was a close second in her most recent start and will likely be favored to break through this time when she leads a field of nine fillies and mares in the $150,000 Orchid (gr. III).Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Jason Shandler, Tom LaMarra and Ian Tapp handicap the Marshua's River Stakes at Gulfstream Park this week.Thursday, January 05, 2012
German-bred Daveron, who won three of her four starts in 2011, will tote top weight of 123 pounds in the $100,000 Marshua's River (gr. IIIT), which drew a full field of fillies and mares Jan. 7 at Gulfstream Park.Wednesday, January 04, 2012
Stuart Janney III's homebred Hit It Rich shadowed front-running Unbridled Essence for more than a mile, then took over in the lane and pulled away to win the $150,000 Long Island Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the turf Nov. 12.Saturday, November 12, 2011
Emerald Beech, a grade III winner two starts back and a four-time winner this season, will carry top weight of 119 pounds for the $150,000 Long Island Handicap (gr. IIIT) Nov. 12 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, November 09, 2011
An internationally-loaded field of 11 was drawn for the 1 1/4-mile E.P Taylor (Can-IT), which is the second of three grade I races on Woodbine's Sunday card.Thursday, October 13, 2011
Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor, and Derrick Smith's Together, who rallied to finish second in the Oct. 8 First Lady (gr. IT), will remain at Keeneland this week for a run in the Oct. 15 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.Sunday, October 09, 2011
Never Retreat, ridden by the red-hot Julien Leparoux, overcame the far outside post to capture the $350,000 First Lady Stakes (gr. IT) on the Keeneland turf Oct. 8.Saturday, October 08, 2011
German-bred Daveron, C.S. Silk, and Never Retreat, all graded stakes winners in 2011, headline an overflow field of 12 fillies and mares, plus two also-eligibles for the Oct. 8 First Lady Stakes (gr. IT) at Keeneland.Wednesday, October 05, 2011
Shared Account, last year's winner of the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), figures to draw a good deal of interest in the Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) at Woodbine Sept 18.Thursday, September 15, 2011
Exciting finishes from Saratoga, Del Mar, Calder and France!Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Under a patient ride form Eddie Castro, Daveron swept past the leaders in the stretch to capture the $200,000 Ballston Spa Stakes (gr. IIT) for her third consecutive victory Aug. 27 on the Saratoga turf.Saturday, August 27, 2011
As good as she has been during her current five-race winning streak, Romacaca will need to step it up a bit to keep her string alive in the $200,000 Ballston Spa Stakes (gr. IIT) on the Saratoga turf Aug. 27.Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Never Retreat, beaten as the favorite when second to Bay to Bay in last month's Nassau Stakes (Can-IIT), turned the tables on her rival at Woodbine in the $313,395 Dance Smartly Stakes (Can-IIT) July 10.Sunday, July 10, 2011
Bay to Bay, convincing winner of the Nassau Stakes (Can-IIT) on a yielding Woodbine turf course last month, returns to head a field of 10 older fillies and mares in the $300,000 Dance Smartly Stakes (Can-IIT) July 10.Thursday, July 07, 2011
Never Retreat, upset winner of the Jenny Wiley Stakes (gr. IIT) at Keeneland in April, faces a triple threat from the Roger Attfield barn in the $300,000 Nassau Stakes (Can-IIT) on the Woodbine turf course June 4.Wednesday, June 01, 2011
Christophe Clement, already a four-time winner of the event, has three of the six betting interests entered in the $150,000 Sheepshead Bay (gr. IIT) May 28 at Belmont Park.Wednesday, May 25, 2011