|1||Unbridled Command||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: C||$150,000|
2009 | Gray or Roan Colt | Master Command - Unbridled Betty, Unbridled's Song
Sire: Master Command, Chestnut, 2002. Raced 3 years. 17 starts, 8 wins, $1,137,188. Lifetime: 102 yearlings sold, median $16,000.
Broodmare Sire: Unbridled's Song , Gray or Roan, 1993.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2011 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $28,000.
|2||Grandeur (IRE)||Margin: head||TrueNicks: A++||$50,000|
2009 | Gray or Roan Gelding | Verglas (IRE) - Misskinta (IRE), Desert Sun (GB)
Sire: Verglas (IRE), Gray or Roan, 1994. Raced 3 years. 14 starts, 3 wins, $201,921. Lifetime: 581 yearlings sold, median $29,770.
Broodmare Sire: Desert Sun (GB), Bay, 1988.
Goff's Orby Million and Sportsman's Yearling Sale 2010, $115,413.
|3||Lucky Chappy (IRE)||Margin: 2½||TrueNicks: A++||$30,000|
2009 | Bay Colt | High Chaparral (IRE) - Germane (GB), Distant Relative (IRE)
Sire: High Chaparral (IRE), Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 13 starts, 10 wins, $5,331,231. Lifetime: 582 yearlings sold, median $72,961.
Broodmare Sire: Distant Relative (IRE), Bay, 1986.
Scratched: Groovin' Solo.
|1||Unbridled Command||Javier Castellano||Thomas M. Bush|
|2||Grandeur (IRE)||Garrett K. Gomez||Jeremy Noseda|
|3||Lucky Chappy (IRE)||Julien R. Leparoux||H. Graham Motion|
|4||Rjwa (IRE)||Thierry Jarnet||Francois Rohaut|
|5||Power Foot||Edwin A. Maldonado||Richard E. Mandella|
|6||Summer Front||Ramon A. Dominguez||Christophe Clement|
|7||My Best Brother||Martin Garcia||Julio C. Canani|
|8||All Squared Away||Rafael Bejarano||Peter Miller|
|9||Big Bane Theory||Joseph Talamo||Carla Gaines|
|10||Handsome Mike||Mario Gutierrez||Doug F. O'Neill|
|11||Golden Ticket||Mike E. Smith||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|12||Smart Ellis||Corey S. Nakatani||Richard E. Mandella|
|13||General Logan||Eddie Castro||H. Graham Motion|
|14||Speaking of Which (IRE)||Patrick J. Smullen||Dermot K. Weld|
Champion sprinter Trinniberg heads a strong field for the 79th running of the $400,000 Churchill Downs Stakes (gr. II) to be run May 4 at the Louisville track.Thursday, May 02, 2013
Trainer Christophe Clement will be well represented with two starters in the $150,000 Fort Marcy Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the turf at Belmont Park May 4, including 2-1 morning line favorite Speaking of Which.Thursday, May 02, 2013
Thirty-three years after his first victory in the San Juan Capistrano Handicap (gr. IIT), Hall of Fame trainer Ron McAnally did it again April 21 with late-running Interaction on closing day of the Santa Anita Park meet.Sunday, April 21, 2013
Summer Front used his usual come-from-behind tactics as he charged down the stretch on the outside and prevailed over front-runner El Commodore in the April 20 Miami Mile Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Calder Casino & Race Course.Saturday, April 20, 2013
Sky Kingdom showed his staying ability with an easy win in the Tokyo City Cup last month, so now's the time to find out if he can transfer that same success to the turf in the $150,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap April 21.Thursday, April 18, 2013
There was a time when "the other Dan" was Wise Dan, who went on to become Horse of the Year. On April 21 fans will witness the return of the original, Successful Dan, in the $150,000 Ben Ali Stakes at Keeneland.Thursday, April 18, 2013
Summer Front, third in last year's Jamaica Handicap and Secretariat Stakes (both gr. IT), makes his second start of 2013 in the $100,000 Miami Mile Handicap (gr. IIIT) April 20 at Calder Casino & Race Course.Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Reddam Racing's 2012 Pennsylvania Derby (gr. II) winner Handsome Mike took the $175,000 Commonwealth Stakes (gr. III) at Keeneland April 13, earning his first victory for trainer Doug O'Neill since that upset score at Parx.Saturday, April 13, 2013
After finishing second in his two starts this season, Brittlyn Stable's Gantry will try to nail down the fifth stakes victory of his career in the $175,000 Commonwealth Stakes (gr. III) April 13 at Keeneland.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
A year after Take Charge Indy left seven other 3-year-olds in his wake with a front-running score in the Florida Derby (gr. I) at Gulfstream Park, he returns as one of the favorites in the $100,000 Skip Away Stakes (gr. III).Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Bright Thought, making his graded stakes debut, pulled away in the stretch to capture the $150,750 San Luis Rey (gr. IIT) in course record time on the turf March 16 at Santa Anita Park.Saturday, March 16, 2013
Bourbon Bay makes his 7-year-old debut March 16 in a race he has won twice before, the San Luis Rey Stakes (gr. IIT) on the turf at Santa Anita Park.Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Brereton Jones' homebred Mark Valeski overcame traffic troubles and ran down a cavalcade of horses in the stretch of the $148,500 Mineshaft Handicap (gr. III) at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Feb. 23.Saturday, February 23, 2013
Called to Serve registered his third straight bullet work in preparation for the Santa Anita Handicap (gr. I) when he went five furlongs on Santa Anita Park's fast main track Feb. 22 in :59 1/5 with Gary Stevens up.Friday, February 22, 2013
After a hard-fought finish in the Louisiana Handicap, Mark Valeski and Infrattini will face off once again in the $150,000 Mineshaft Handicap (gr. III) Feb. 23 at Fair Grounds.Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Newsdad, Ioya Bigtime, and Twilight Eclipse will shake it up Feb. 16 in the $150,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes (gr. II) at Gulfstream Park, while Starformer and Closing Range tangle in the $100,000 Very One (gr. III).Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Gary Stevens and Slim Shadey came up big right from the gate, leading the San Marcos field from flag fall to wire to score at Santa Anita Park Feb. 9.Saturday, February 09, 2013
Point of Entry took down 2011 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner Animal Kingdom with a strong turn of foot Feb. 9 in the $300,000 Kitten's Joy Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (gr. IT) at Gulfstream Park.Saturday, February 09, 2013
Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom will take on top turf contender Point of Entry in the $300,000 Kitten's Joy Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (gr. IT) on Feb. 9.Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Fed Biz, who outlasted Tritap by a head in the San Fernando Stakes (gr. II), will meet his rival once again in the $200,000 Strub Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 2 at Santa Anita Park.Wednesday, January 30, 2013
by John P. Sparkman
It took five years for that hope to be fulfilled.
He's Had Enough, game runner-up in last fall's Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I), worked six furlongs over a wet-fast track at Santa Anita Park Jan. 25 in preparation for his upcoming 3-year-old debut.Friday, January 25, 2013
A quartet from the deep bench of Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is entered in the $150,000 San Fernando Stakes (gr. II) Jan. 12 at Santa Anita Park.Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Trainers comment on the offspring of Speightstown they have raced. Read the full feature in the Jan. 12, 2013, issue of The Blood-Horse.Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Australians Kevin and Colleen Bamford and American David Bernsen have purchased a substantial interest of recent Hollywood Derby (gr. IT) winner Unbridled Command and plan to race in Australia's Cox Plate in October.Thursday, January 03, 2013