FAIR GROUNDS, New Orleans, LA
|1||Friesan Fire||Margin: 2||BRIS: 99||$120,000|
2006 | Bay Ridgling | A.P. Indy - Bollinger (AUS), Dehere
Sire: A.P. Indy, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Raced 2 years. 11 starts, 8 wins, $2,979,815. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
Broodmare Sire: Dehere, Bay, 1991.
Keeneland Association September 2007 Yearling Sale, ($725,000).
|2||Flying Pegasus||Margin: 1¾||BRIS: 97||$40,000|
2006 | Dark Bay or Brown Horse | Fusaichi Pegasus - Lilly Capote, Capote
Sire: Fusaichi Pegasus , Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 9 starts, 6 wins, $1,994,400. Lifetime: 727 yearlings sold, median $75,480.
Broodmare Sire: Capote, Dark Bay or Brown, 1984.
|3||Uno Mas||Margin: nose||BRIS: 95||$22,000|
2006 | Bay Horse | Macho Uno - Queen Majesty, Regal Classic
Sire: Macho Uno , Gray or Roan, 1998. Raced 3 years. 14 starts, 6 wins, $1,851,803. Lifetime: 237 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
Broodmare Sire: Regal Classic, Chestnut, 1985.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2008 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($140,000).
Keeneland Association September 2007 Yearling Sale, $150,000.
|1||Friesan Fire||Gabriel Saez||J. Larry Jones|
|2||Flying Pegasus||Robby Albarado||Ralph E. Nicks|
|3||Uno Mas||Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.||Steven M. Asmussen|
|4||Nowhere to Hide||Corey J. Lanerie||Nicholas P. Zito|
|5||Giant Oak||Edgar S. Prado||Chris M. Block|
|6||Soul Warrior||Patrick A. Valenzuela||Steven M. Asmussen|
|7||Indygo Mountain||Jamie Theriot||W. Bret Calhoun|
|8||Au Moon||Julien R. Leparoux||David M. Carroll|
|9||Dumar||Shaun Bridgmohan||Steven M. Asmussen|
|10||It Happened Again||Terry J. Thompson||J. Larry Jones|
|11||Map of the World||Curt C. Bourque||Albert M. Stall, Jr.|
|12||Summer's Empire||Jesse M. Campbell||Anthony Mitchell|
|13||Code of Honour||Randall Toups||William Don Bennett|
With the Louisville, Ky., weather forecast calling for rain later in the day and on Sunday, the April 27 work tab at Churchill Downs was crowded with prospects for the May 4 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).Saturday, April 27, 2013
Aubby K, making her first start since she was unplaced in the Test Stakes (gr. I) more than six months ago, became a grade II winner when she put away nine rivals in the $150,000 Inside Information Stakes (gr. II).Sunday, March 17, 2013
The first reported foal for 2009 Louisiana Derby (gr. II) winner Friesan Fire is a filly born January 22 at Maple Valley Farm in West Virginia for breeder Ken Lowe Jr.Monday, January 28, 2013
Bred by Mike Abraham, the filly is out of the Ghazi mare Silent Emotion, a stakes winner of $209,993 and dam of grade 1-placed multiple stakes winner Unspoken Word.Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Trainer Chris Block was represented by his 1,000th winner Jan. 12 at Gulfstream Park, when 5-year-old All for Thee rallied through the stretch to score a hard-fought neck victory at odds of 12-1 in the second race of the day.Saturday, January 12, 2013
Off the success of multiple grade I winner Dullahan, Even the Score will see an increase in his stud fee from $10,000 to $12,500 in 2013 at Millennium Farms.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Barretts' paddock sale at Del Mar in Southern California offers a twist to the usual horses of racing age sale.Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Win Willy is set for his first start since winning last year's Oaklawn Handicap (gr. II), returning to the Hot Springs, Ark., track for the $125,000 Razorback Handicap (gr. III) March 10.Thursday, March 08, 2012
Multiple grade I winner Giant Oak has been named the Illinois Horse of the Year and champion older handicap male for 2011Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Pin Oak Stud's regally bred son of Distorted Humor, now 4, returns to Oaklawn ready to redeem himself in the $100,000 Essex Handicap where he was installed as the 2-1 morning line favorite and is the 118-pound high weight.Friday, February 03, 2012
Multiple grade I winner is Giant Causeway's leading runner on dirt.Monday, January 02, 2012
New Orleans-based Turf writer Bob Fortus of the Times-Picayune to be inducted into the Press Box Hall of Fame at Fair Grounds Jan. 18.Friday, December 30, 2011
It Happened Again, making his first start in more than five months, wore down pacesetter Isthmus to capture the $138,000 Claiming Crown Jewel by 1 1/4 lengths at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Dec. 3.Saturday, December 03, 2011
Trainer Mike Maker has half the field in this year's $150,000 Claiming Crown Jewel, the featured event of five stakes to be held for the first time Dec. 3 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in Louisiana.Wednesday, November 30, 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
A. U. Miner, third in last year's Breeders' Cup Marathon, draws post 11 for this year's renewal. The opener to the Nov. 5 program to be run at 1 3/4 miles.Monday, October 31, 2011
Friesan Fire, winner of the 2009 Louisiana Derby (gr. II) and the favorite in that year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), has been retired from racing and will stand at Merryland in Maryland.Friday, October 21, 2011
Third at mid-stretch, former claimer Headache closed steadily to edge Where's Sterling by a half-length in the $500,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup (gr. II) in Illinois Oct. 8.Saturday, October 08, 2011
Grade I winner Giant Oak faces stiff competition from nine challengers in Hawthorne Racecourse's marquee fall event.Wednesday, October 05, 2011
Will Havre de Grace beat the boys? If not, then who's the winner?Saturday, September 03, 2011
Havre de Grace will face males for the first time in the $750,000 Woodward (gr.l) Sept. 3 at Saratoga, where she will meet seven rivals.Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Tizway picked up his second consecutive grade I victory Aug. 6 at Saratoga when he took over approaching the quarter-pole and breezed to an easy score in the $750,000 Whitney Invitational Handicap (gr. I).Saturday, August 06, 2011
Jason, Tom, and Ed DeRosa of TwinSpires.com, handicap the Whitney Invitational Handicap and West Virginia Derby.Thursday, August 04, 2011
Will a Rail Trip make a Mission Impazible for Friend Or Foe running Flat Out?Wednesday, August 03, 2011
The handicap division has taken its lumps this year for not being especially deep, but its competitive nature has led to one of the more intriguing recent editions of the $750,000 Whitney Handicap (gr. I), which drew 11.Wednesday, August 03, 2011