BELMONT PARK, Elmont, NY
|1||Noble Tune||Margin: 2½||TrueNicks: C||$90,000|
2010 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Unbridled's Song - Serena's Cat, Storm Cat
Sire: Unbridled's Song , Gray or Roan, 1993. Raced 3 years. 12 starts, 5 wins, $1,311,800. Lifetime: 666 yearlings sold, median $200,000.
Broodmare Sire: Storm Cat, Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, ($300,000).
|2||Notacatbutallama||Margin: 2¾||TrueNicks: A||$30,000|
2010 | Bay Colt | Harlan's Holiday - Self Rising, Hansel
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: Hansel, Bay, 1988.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Spring Sales of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $105,000.
Fasig-Tipton New York Saratoga 2011 Pref New York Bred Yearling Sale, $50,000.
|3||Special Skills||Margin: 7||TrueNicks: A||$15,000|
2010 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Bernstein - Kentucky Whisper, Southern Halo
Sire: Bernstein, Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 4 wins, $173,120. Lifetime: 373 yearlings sold, median $24,000.
Broodmare Sire: Southern Halo, Bay, 1983.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $200,000.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $140,000.
|1||Noble Tune||Ramon A. Dominguez||Chad C. Brown|
|2||Notacatbutallama||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|3||Special Skills||Jose Lezcano||Alan E. Goldberg|
|4||Quinzieme Monarque||Joel Rosario||Thomas Albertrani|
|5||Saint Vigeur||Javier Castellano||Chad C. Brown|
|6||Cerro (IRE)||Jeremy Rose||H. Graham Motion|
|7||West Hills Giant||Jose L. Espinoza||John P. Terranova, II|
Everything finally went right for Freedom Child May 11 at Belmont Park. Romping in the slop by 13 1/4 lengths to take the $200,000 Peter Pan Stakes (gr. II), he punched his ticket to the June 8 Belmont (gr. I).Saturday, May 11, 2013
Favored Noble Tune, saving all the ground for Javier Castellano, fired through an opening along the hedge to register an easy victory in the $234,200 American Turf Stakes (gr. IIT) May 3 at Churchill Downs.Friday, May 03, 2013
Trainer Chad Brown brings 2012 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf runner-up Noble Tune to the May 3 American Turf (gr. IIT) at Churchill Downs after making a decision not to run him in the Toyota Blue Grass (gr. I).Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The April 20 Coolmore Lexington (gr. III) offers 20 points and a potential place in the Kentucky Derby (gr. I) starting gate, but not all contenders in the last-minute prep will aim for the first Saturday in May.Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Magdalena Racing's Pure Fun, seeking to secure enough points to get into the May 3 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), is set to challenge males in the April 20 Coolmore Lexington Stakes (gr. III) at Keeneland.Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Trainer Chad Brown told Keeneland officials April 8 he will enter Balance the Books instead of Noble Tune in the April 13 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I).Monday, April 08, 2013
Java's War, a contender for the Toyota Blue Grass (gr. I), and Falling Sky, headed for the Arkansas Derby (gr. I), posted bullet moves April 7 in preparation for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) preps.Sunday, April 07, 2013
Pick Six Racing's Vyjack was declared ready for $1 million Wood Memorial (gr. I) to be run April 6 after breezing March 30 at Aqueduct Racetrack. Other key contenders also were on the tab in New York and Florida.Saturday, March 30, 2013
Baffert's Flashback, Power Broker and Tiz the Truth also work for upcoming prepsMonday, March 18, 2013
Pick Six Racing's Vyjack remained unbeaten in four starts and proceeded on the road to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) with an impressive late run March 2 in the $400,000 Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct.Saturday, March 02, 2013
Promising 3-year-old Balance the Books will not be making his seasonal debut in the $150,000 Palm Beach Stakes (gr. IIIT) March 3 after missing some training time to a recent fever.Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Falling Sky, winner of the Feb. 2 Sam F. Davis Stakes (gr. III) at Tampa Bay Downs, was scratched from the Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth (gr. II) the morning of the race, as was maiden winner Sky Captain.Saturday, February 23, 2013
A pair of 50-point races are on tap this weekend.Friday, February 22, 2013
Booked full for the current season, young sire Frost Giant will be headed from his base in New York to stand at Yarradale Stud in Western Australia for the Southern Hemisphere season that begins in August.Friday, February 22, 2013
Undefeated Violence tops a Feb. 23 Fountain of Youth field that includes He's Had Enough, Cerro, Orb, and Falling Sky among 11 starters.Monday, February 18, 2013
Undefeated Violence breezed five furlongs in 1:00.36 at Palm Meadows Training Center in his final preparation for a scheduled start in the $400,000 Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth (gr. II) Feb. 23 at Gulfstream ParkSunday, February 17, 2013
After rewriting the Olympic record books for swimming, Michael Phelps and his longtime coach may have the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) in their sights with a 3-year-old colt named Cerro.Saturday, January 26, 2013
Tom and Pete handicap the Jerome Stakes, which includes promising Long River, Vyjack, Vegas No Show and Notacatbutallama.Thursday, January 03, 2013
It's a long way from the first Saturday in January to the first Saturday in May, but the $200,000 Jerome Stakes (gr. II) and the $100,000 Busanda Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack could serve as a road map to the future.Thursday, January 03, 2013
Five European colts sporting excellent form will face nine North American colts in a full field for the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park Nov. 3.Monday, October 29, 2012
Bill Mott sent his quartet of Breeders' Cup hopefuls out for their final works Oct. 28, with Royal Delta (:48.96), To Honor and Serve (:47.72) and Flat Out (:48.01) all turning in half-miles.Sunday, October 28, 2012
Frustrated with a Breeders' Cup decision to require starters in its five juvenile races at this year's World Championships to race without Salix, owner Mike Repole will not send any horses to this year's event.Thursday, October 18, 2012
Regally-bred Noble Tune earned a trip to the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (gr. IT) with win a visually impressive win in the Pilgrim Stakes at Belmont Park.Monday, October 08, 2012
Several promising maiden winners on turf including Cerro, Noble Tune, and Quinzieme Monarque will challenge New York-bred stakes winner West Hills Giant in the Pilgrim Stakes.Friday, October 05, 2012