DEL MAR, Del Mar, CA
|1||Know More||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: A++||$90,000|
2010 | Bay Colt | Lion Heart - Seattle Qui, Seattle Slew
Sire: Lion Heart, Chestnut, 2001. Raced 2 years. 10 starts, 5 wins, $1,390,800. Lifetime: 497 yearlings sold, median $30,000.
Broodmare Sire: Seattle Slew, Dark Bay or Brown, 1974. In 2009: 3.66 AEI.
Barretts Equine Limited May 2012 Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $210,000.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $130,000.
|2||Heir Kitty||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: C||$30,000|
2010 | Bay Filly | Wildcat Heir - Be Silver, Silver Buck
Sire: Wildcat Heir , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 178 yearlings sold, median $15,000.
Broodmare Sire: Silver Buck, Gray, 1978. In 2009: 1.77 AEI.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Spring Sales of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $32,000.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2010 Fall Mixed, ($19,000).
|3||Miss Empire||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: C+||$18,000|
2010 | Bay Filly | Empire Maker - Miss Excitement, Rajab
Sire: Empire Maker, Dark Bay or Brown, 2000. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 4 wins, $1,985,800. Lifetime: 212 yearlings sold, median $165,000. In 2009: 2.45 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Rajab, Chestnut, 1973.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $165,000.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $85,000.
|1||Know More||Garrett K. Gomez||Doug F. O'Neill|
|2||Heir Kitty||David Romero Flores||Peter Miller|
|3||Miss Empire||Kevin Krigger||Peter Miller|
|4||Heir of Storm||Martin Garcia||Alexis Barba|
|5||Scherer Magic||Joseph Talamo||John W. Sadler|
|6||Amarish||Edwin A. Maldonado||Jeff Bonde|
|7||Moreno||Victor Espinoza||Eric J. Guillot|
|8||K Court||Yuichi Fukunaga||Janet Armstrong|
Champion filly Beholder will try to avenge her odds-on defeat to longshot Renee's Titan when they square off at Santa Anita Park in the $250,000 Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I)Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Returning to the dirt for trainer Bob Baffert, Fiftyshadesofhay shook loose of her rivals and romped to her first stakes victory in the $100,000 Santa Ysabel (gr. III) over a wet/fast track at Santa Anita Park Jan. 26.Saturday, January 26, 2013
After four consecutive in-the-money stakes efforts, Scarlet Strike should be ready for her picture in the $100,000 Santa Ysabel Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 26 at Santa Anita Park.Wednesday, January 23, 2013
With a victory in the $500,000 Hollywood Starlet Stakes (gr. I) Dec. 8 at Betfair Hollywood Park, Executiveprivilege could set off quite a debate for the Eclipse Award in the juvenile filly division.Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Three weeks after suffering her first defeat in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT), Flashy Ways will try to redeem herself in the $100,000 Miesque Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 24.Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Five 2-year-olds passed the entry box for the Nov. 22 Hollywood Prevue Stakes at seven furlongs...and four of them are trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert.Sunday, November 18, 2012
Goldencents and Bern Identity are among the major players in the $1 million test.Wednesday, November 14, 2012
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
Uncaptured was a multiple stakes winner on the Polytrack at Woodbine, but his Iroquois performance suggested he might be even better on dirt.
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Sprint winner Hightail heads 15 pre-entries to this year's $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (gr. III), which celebrates its 10th anniversary Nov. 17.Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Doug O'Neill discusses Breeders' Cup horses such as Handsome Mike and Richard's Kid.Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Southern California shipper Miss Empire, the 1-2 choice ridden by Russell Baze, won a stretch-long battle with outsider Butterfly Soul to capture the $100,000 Pike Place Dancer Stakes by a neck Oct. 27 at Golden Gate Fields.Saturday, October 27, 2012
Handsome Mike, frontrunning winner of the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (gr. II), is headed for the Breeders' Cup Nov. 3 at Santa Anita Park although a decision on which race is still to be made, trainer Doug O'Neill said.Saturday, October 20, 2012
Steve tells the tale of Shanghai Bobby.Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Undefeated Executiveprivilege stamped herself as the likely favorite for this year's Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) with a smashing victory in the $250,000 Chandelier Stakes (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park.Saturday, September 29, 2012
Gary and Mary West's Power Broker made short work of the field in the $250,000 FrontRunner Stakes (gr. I) for 2-year-olds at Santa Anita Park Sept. 29, drawing away to win easily over Know More and Capo Bastone.Saturday, September 29, 2012
The revamped "Road to the Kentucky Derby" series kicks off Sept. 29 with points awarded to the top four finishers in the Juddmonte Royal Lodge (Eng-II) at Newmarket and the FrontRunner Stakes (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park.Thursday, September 27, 2012
Executiveprivilege, undefeated in four starts for trainer Bob Baffert, makes her dirt debut in the $250,000 Chandelier Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 29 at Santa Anita Park.Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Reddam Racing's Know More is the sole graded stakes winner in the FrontRunner Stakes (gr. I) for 2-year-olds at Santa Anita Park Sept. 29.Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Rolling Fog held sway over 8-5 favorite Know More in the Del Mar Futurity Sept. 5, giving trainer Bob Baffert a record 11th win in the closing-day feature and jockey Rafael Bejarano a record 13th stakes score at the meet.Monday, September 10, 2012
Patrick Biancone has won stakes races at tracks on three different continents, but Del Mar is not on the list. He'll try to fix that when he runs the filly Switch to the Lead in the grade I Futurity Sept. 5.Monday, September 03, 2012
Twelve juveniles will contest the 65th running of the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (gr. I), the Southern California oval's traditional closing-day headliner Sept. 5, including the precocious Best Pal Stakes winner Know More.Saturday, September 01, 2012
Sensational so far in her brief career, undefeated Executiveprivilege faces eight rival juvenile fillies in the $300,000 Del Mar Debutante (gr. I) Sept. 1 on the Polytrack at Del Mar.Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Know More, who won the Best Pal Stakes in his debut, is another promising 2-year-old sired by Lion Heart, who now resides in Turkey.
J. Paul Reddam and trainer Doug O'Neill have been known to take their chances, and their latest paid off when first-time starter Know More surged late to prevail in the $150,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II) Aug. 5 at Del Mar.Sunday, August 05, 2012
Modestly-bred Scherer Magic, a $50,000 claim who captured a graded stakes in just his second start, takes another big step in his progression with the $150,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. II) for 2-year-olds at Del Mar Aug. 5.Thursday, August 02, 2012