BELMONT PARK, Elmont, NY
|1||Hibaayeb (GB)||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A+||$90,000|
2007 | Dark Bay or Brown Filly | Singspiel (IRE) - Lady Zonda (GB), Lion Cavern
Sire: Singspiel (IRE), Bay, 1992. Raced 4 years. 20 starts, 9 wins, $5,952,825. Lifetime: 356 yearlings sold, median $65,203.
Broodmare Sire: Lion Cavern, Chestnut, 1989.
|2||Giants Play||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A||$30,000|
2007 | Bay Filly | Giant's Causeway - Playful Act (IRE), Sadler's Wells
Sire: Giant's Causeway , Chestnut, 1997. Raced 2 years. 13 starts, 9 wins, $3,078,989. Lifetime: 771 yearlings sold, median $140,000.
Broodmare Sire: Sadler's Wells, Bay, 1981.
Keeneland Association September 2008 Yearling Sale, $850,000.
|3||Cheetah (GB)||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A+||$15,000|
2007 | Gray or Roan Filly | Tiger Hill (IRE) - Kassiyra (IRE), Kendor (FR)
Sire: Tiger Hill (IRE), Bay, 1995. Raced 3 years. 17 starts, 10 wins, $1,186,639. Lifetime: 337 yearlings sold, median $22,637.
Broodmare Sire: Kendor (FR), Gray, 1986.
Tattersalls December Mares Sale 2010, $294,727.
Scratched: Choice Play.
|1||Hibaayeb (GB)||John R. Velazquez||Saeed bin Suroor|
|2||Giants Play||Rajiv Maragh||Christophe Clement|
|3||Cheetah (GB)||Garrett K. Gomez||Christophe Clement|
|4||Belle Watling (CHI)||Ryan Curatolo||Patrick L. Biancone|
|5||Tarrip||David Cohen||Christophe Clement|
|6||La Luna de Miel (GER)||Eddie Castro||H. Graham Motion|
A ground-saving trip made the difference for Richard Santulli's Tannery in the $200,000 Sheepshead Bay Stakes (gr. IIT) at Belmont Park on May 25, when the 10-1 shot earned her first North American victory by a length.Saturday, May 25, 2013
Four strong turf fillies will tangle May 25 in the $200,000 Sheepshead Bay Stakes (gr. IIT) at Belmont Park. Hessonite, Strathnaver, Starformer, and Mystical Star all share status as 120-pound highweights in a field of eight.Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Flaxman Holdings homebred Aruna took charge at the five-sixteenths pole and held off Hit It Rich to win the Sheepshead Bay, a race that was impacted by a troubled start for Mystical Star and Magical Cat.Saturday, May 26, 2012
Tom and Evan handicap the Sheepshead Bay Stakes at Belmont Park this weekend.Thursday, May 24, 2012
No factor in her only start this year, Aruna looks to get back on the beam for trainer Graham Motion in the $200,000 Sheepshead Bay Stakes (gr. IIT), scheduled for the inner turf course at Belmont Park May 26.Wednesday, May 23, 2012
After 11 months off, the 5-year-old mare was back at Calder Casino & Race Course for the same race, and this time she wired the field in the 1 1/2-mile turf race.Friday, December 02, 2011
Senada and Cheetah, the respective first- and third-place finishers in the Rood and Riddle Dowager Stakes at Keeneland Oct. 23, will again square off in the $100,000 La Prevoyante Handicap (gr. IIIT).Monday, November 28, 2011
Sent off at odds of 16-1, Senada snapped an 11-race losing streak when she came from far off the pace to collar Upperline in deep stretch, capturing the $125,000 Rood and Riddle Dowager Stakes on the Keeneland turf.Sunday, October 23, 2011
Led by a pair of 4-year-old fillies from the barn of Christophe Clement, a field of 12 was drawn for the $125,000 Rood and Riddle Dowager Stakes Oct. 23 at Keeneland.Thursday, October 20, 2011
Emerald Beech overhauled pacesetter Dynaslew past mid-stretch to register her fourth consecutive victory by 1 1/2 lengths in the $102,000 Glens Falls (gr. IIIT), the final stakes event of the 2011 Saratoga season Sept. 5.Monday, September 05, 2011
Third in her American debut in the United Nations Stakes (gr. IT) last month, French-bred Stacelita heads a strong field of 11 older fillies and mares in the $750,000 Beverly D. Stakes (gr. IT) at Arlington Park Aug. 13.Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Aviate and Aruna, who ran one-two at Churchill Downs earlier this year, will square off again in a competitive edition of the $500,000 Diana (gr. IT) July 30 at Saratoga.Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Robert Scarborough's Cheetah came from the back of the pack and used an inside stretch move to score the $202,450 Robert G. Dick Memorial Stakes (gr. IIIT) July 9 at Delaware Park.Saturday, July 09, 2011
The Robert G. Dick Memorial Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Delaware Park July 9 could be the perfect opportunity for She Be Classy to step up in class.Wednesday, July 06, 2011
A field of 10, including 2010 winner Chinchon, will assemble at Monmouth Park July 2 for the $750,000 United Nations Stakes (gr. IT).Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Giants Play took advantage of an unpressured lead in the early going and had just enough to hold off Zagora to notch her first stakes victory in the $150,000 New York (gr. IIT) June 25 at Belmont Park.Saturday, June 25, 2011
Hibaayeb and Giants Play, the top two finishers in the Sheepshead Bay (gr. IIT), will square off again in $150,000 New York Stakes (gr. IIT) for fillies and mares at Belmont Park June 25.Wednesday, June 22, 2011
A 35-slide review of the many races from the holiday weekend!Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Grade I winner Hibaayeb used her class edge to help secure her first victory of the season, as she defeated five rivals to take the $150,000 Sheepshead Bay (gr. IIT) May 28 at Belmont Park.Saturday, May 28, 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
Chilean Horse of the Year Belle Watling brings plenty of international flavor to the $500,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (gr. I) April 15, and trainer Patrick Biancone hopes it's the right time for her to show her true ability.Thursday, April 14, 2011
Havre de Grace will try to solidify her status as a division leader when she goes for her first grade I win against a short field in the $500,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (gr. I) in Hot Springs, Ark.Wednesday, April 13, 2011
German-bred filly La Luna de Miel, making just her second start in the United States, collared Giants Play at the sixteenth pole and held on to win the $150,000 Orchid Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the Gulfstream Park grass March 20.Sunday, March 20, 2011
Christophe Clement has won the Orchid Stakes (gr. IIIT) six times dating back to 1994 and on March 20 he will have another solid chance when sending out a trio of contenders in the 1 1/2-mile turf event at Gulfstream Park.Friday, March 18, 2011
Keertana bided her time behind the pacesetting Belle Watling and then outfought the late-charging Zapparition to win the $100,000 The Very One Stakes (gr. IIIT) by a half-length on the Gulfstream Park turf course Feb. 20.Sunday, February 20, 2011