AQUEDUCT, Ozone Park, NY
|1||Peppi Knows||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A+||$60,000|
2007 | Bay Gelding | Stephen Got Even - Miracle Worker, Seeking the Gold
Sire: Stephen Got Even , Bay, 1996. Raced 3 years. 11 starts, 5 wins, $1,019,200. Lifetime: 297 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
Broodmare Sire: Seeking the Gold, Bay, 1985.
Keeneland Association September 2008 Yearling Sale, $6,500.
Keeneland Association 2007 November Breeding Stock Sale, $23,000.
|2||Afleet Again||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: B||$20,000|
2007 | Gray or Roan Colt | Afleet Alex - Lucky Again, Wild Again
Sire: Afleet Alex , Bay, 2002. Lifetime: 287 yearlings sold, median $37,000.
Broodmare Sire: Wild Again, Dark Bay or Brown, 1980. In 2009: 2.26 AEI.
Keeneland Association November 2012 Breeding Stock Sale, $30,000.
|3||Three Day Rush||Margin: 21¾||TrueNicks: A++||$10,000|
2007 | Dark Bay or Brown Gelding | Harlan's Holiday - Predictress, Vicar
Sire: Harlan's Holiday , Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 22 starts, 9 wins, $3,632,664. Lifetime: 382 yearlings sold, median $56,500.
Broodmare Sire: Vicar, Dark Bay or Brown, 1996. In 2009: 1.40 AEI.
Barretts Equine Limited May 2009 Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($50,000).
Fasig-Tipton Florida Select 2-Year-Olds in Training 2009, ($240,000).
Keeneland Association September 2008 Yearling Sale, $270,000.
Keeneland Association 2007 November Breeding Stock Sale, $57,000.
Scratched: Turf Melody.
|1||Peppi Knows||Richard Migliore||Timothy C. Kreiser|
|2||Afleet Again||Angel Serpa||Robert E. Reid, Jr.|
|3||Three Day Rush||David Cohen||Todd A. Pletcher|
|4||Papa's Nice Cat||Michael J. Luzzi||Chris J. Englehart|
|5||Eightyfiveinafifty||Jorge F. Chavez||Gary C. Contessa|
The 1 3/4-mile Valedictory Stakes (Can-III) came down to just a head when distance-loving Eagle Poise outfought Harrods Creek in deep stretch to capture the $150,388 event on Woodbine's closing day Dec. 4.Sunday, December 04, 2011
Breeders' Cup Marathon (gr. II) winner Afleet Again is the headliner in the $150,000 Valedictory Stakes (Can-III) Dec. 4 at Woodbine, but for those looking for a better price there are reasons to look elsewhere.Thursday, December 01, 2011
After an unexpected Classic result, who is the HOY front-runner?Sunday, November 06, 2011
2011 Breeders' Cup World Championships - Day 2: Photos of the day two winners at the 2011 Breeders' Cup.Sunday, November 06, 2011
Sent off at 41-1, Afleet Again ran down Birdrun and Giant Oak in deep stretch to pull a shocker in the opening race on Day 2 of the Breeders' Cup World Championships Nov. 5 at Churchill Downs.Saturday, November 05, 2011
For the second straight year, A. U. Miner earned an automatic berth in the Breeders' Cup Marathon (gr. II) at Churchill Downs by winning the Greenwood Cup Stakes July 16 at Parx Racing.Saturday, July 16, 2011
Quantum Miss set a new track record for six furlongs at Hollywood Casino at Penn National May 27 while Fabulous Strike finished fifth in another stakes on the program.Saturday, May 28, 2011
Toby's Corner, in his stakes debut for trainer Graham Motion, collared J J's Lucky Train in the final furlong and drew off to a two-length win in the $98,000 Whirlaway Stakes on the inner track at rainy Aqueduct Feb. 5.Saturday, February 05, 2011
With an eye to the future, seven 3-year-olds will find out if maturity and distance are on their side when they line up for the $100,000 Whirlaway Feb. 5 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, February 02, 2011
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
Leadership of the stallion crop with 1st 3yos of 2010 was determined by less than $21,000. Some names changed and others made the transition from leading freshman sires of 2009.
Dean's Kitten, owned by Ken and Sarah Ramsey, has been installed as the lukewarm 7-2 morning line favorite in the $150,000 Hawthorne Derby (gr. IIIT). Eight 3-year-olds were entered in the 1 1/8-mile turf event.Wednesday, October 06, 2010
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin looks to have a strong hand in the Jamaica Handicap (gr. IT) at Belmont Park Oct. 9, as he sends out a pair of graded stakes winners to head a field of 11 3-year-olds.Wednesday, October 06, 2010
First Dude, Exhi, and A Little Warm are among the competitive field of seven in the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (gr. II) on Sept. 25 at Parx Racing.Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Lethal Combination rallied from last in upper stretch to register his first graded stakes win by a half-length over Turf Melody in the $100,000 Saranac (gr. IIIT) on Sarataga's Mellon Turf Course Sept. 5.Sunday, September 05, 2010
Fantastico Roberto, who set the pace but tired in the Jersey Derby last out, was tabbed as the 5-2 morning-line favorite in the $100,000 Saranac (gr. IIIT) Sept. 5 on the Saratoga turf course.Thursday, September 02, 2010
In a thrilling edition of $1 million Shadwell Travers Stakes (gr. I), Afleet Express held off Fly Down by the narrowest of margins to win the "Mid-summer Derby" Aug. 28 at Saratoga.Saturday, August 28, 2010
Jason, Tom, and Les Instone of TwinSpires.com preview the Travers (gr.I) and Pacific Classic (gr.I).Thursday, August 26, 2010
A field of 11 was drawn for the Travers, with Jim Dandy winner A Little Warm pegged as the 7-2 morning-line favorite. Trappe Shot, First Dude, Super Saver, Afleet Again, and Ice Box are also returning from the Haskell.Thursday, August 26, 2010
Led by Kentucky Derby (gr. I) winner Super Saver and Preakness Stakes (gr. I) winner Lookin At Lucky, one of the deepest fields in the 43-year history of the IZOD Haskell Invitational (gr. I) was drawn July 29 at Monmouth.Friday, July 30, 2010
If you're befuddled by the wide-open Haskell field, consider Uptowncharlybrown at a priceFriday, July 30, 2010
Jason, Tom, and James Scully preview the Haskell. Also, picks for the Jim Dandy.Thursday, July 29, 2010
Quality Road tuned up for the Whitney with a bullet :58 3/5 breeze at Belmont Park Sunday.Sunday, July 18, 2010
Are the big named 3-year-olds about to get swept away by what looks to be a tsunami-like second wave about to hit the 3-year-old division?Monday, June 28, 2010
Odds-on favorite Jackson Bend, the third-place finisher of the Preakness (gr. I), tired badly after turning for home, as second choice Afleet Express sailed to a 1 3/4-length win in the $200,000 Pegasus Stakes (gr. III)Saturday, June 19, 2010
Triple Crown competitors Jackson Bend and Schoolyard Dreams are among a field of six that will contest the $200,000 Pegasus Stakes (gr. III), the June 19 feature at Monmouth Park.Wednesday, June 16, 2010