GULFSTREAM PARK, Hallandale, FL
|1||Clearly Now||Margin: 1¾||TrueNicks: A++||$90,000|
Sire: Horse Greeley , Chestnut, 2004. Raced 2 years. 6 starts, 2 wins, $225,460. Lifetime: 54 yearlings sold, median $11,500.
Broodmare Sire: Arch , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $30,000.
|2||Singanothersong||Margin: nose||TrueNicks: D||$30,000|
2010 | Gray or Roan Colt | Songandaprayer - Mims Eppi, Cactus Ridge
Sire: Songandaprayer , Bay, 1998. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 3 wins, $380,480. Lifetime: 441 yearlings sold, median $35,000. In 2009: 1.73 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Cactus Ridge, Bay, 2001.
|3||Undrafted||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: A+||$15,000|
2010 | Chestnut Gelding | Purim - French Jeannette, French Deputy
Sire: Purim, Dark Bay or Brown, 2002. Raced 3 years. 23 starts, 9 wins, $928,543. Lifetime: 71 yearlings sold, median $7,500.
Broodmare Sire: French Deputy, Chestnut, 1992.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $50,000.
|1||Clearly Now||Luis Saez||Brian A. Lynch|
|2||Singanothersong||Jozbin Z. Santana||Ronald Pellegrini|
|3||Undrafted||Julio A. Garcia||Wesley A. Ward|
|4||Tulira Castle||Elvis Trujillo||James P. DiVito|
|5||Forty Tales||Javier Castellano||Todd A. Pletcher|
|6||Little Distorted||Joe Bravo||Martin D. Wolfson|
|7||Dighton||Manoel R. Cruz||Juan Cintron Jr|
|8||Res Judicata||Joseph Rocco, Jr.||John C. Servis|
|9||Gombey Dancer||Corey J. Lanerie||Eddie Kenneally|
|10||Nevada||Paco Lopez||Joseph F. Orseno|
|11||Triple Cross||Mario G. Pino||Adam Rice|
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
If Forty Tales is to achieve further fame it is far more likely that it will be as a sprinter rather than in the Classics.
Todd Pletcher will not enter Coolmore Lexington Stakes (gr. III) winner Winning Cause in the Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) May 4 at Churchill Downs.Monday, April 29, 2013
In what he surely hopes is an omen for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) a week hence, trainer Todd Pletcher takes the exacta in the Derby Trial on opening night at rainy Churchill Downs April 27.Sunday, April 28, 2013
Mylute, runner-up in the Louisiana Derby (gr. II), continued his preparations for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) with a six-furlong breeze in 1:12 1/5 the morning of Apil 14 at Churchill Downs.Sunday, April 14, 2013
This is one of the most wide open editions of the race I've ever seen. So many directions to go.Thursday, April 11, 2013
It was a crowded scene at the April 10 post-position draw for the $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I), as the connections crossed their fingers and hoped for good post positions.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Gulfstream Oaks (gr. II)winner Dreaming of Julia and undefeated Unlimited Budget arrived April 8 at 6:50 p.m. EDT at Churchill Downs, where they will continue their preparations for the May 3 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I).Tuesday, April 09, 2013
Outsider Declan's Warrior, reserved off a torrid pace duel, ran down Clearly Now in the last strides to capture the $250,000 Bay Shore Stakes (gr. III) on the Wood Memorial undercard at Aqueduct April 6.Saturday, April 06, 2013
Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) contenders Rydilluc, Uncaptured, Undrafted, and Dewey Square all turned in pre-race works April 5 at Keeneland. Also working were Dynamic Sky at Churchill and Fear the Kitten at Trackside.Saturday, April 06, 2013
Two 3-year-olds who registered impressive stakes wins in Florida sprint races this year will meet for the first time when Clearly Now and Honorable Dillon start in the $250,000 Bay Shore Stakes (gr. III).Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Trainer Shug McGaughey said he was waiting for Orb to take him to Louisville, and the Hall of Fame conditioner should be on his way with the colt's big win in the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I) March 30.Saturday, March 30, 2013
Handicapping the weekend's major prep races.Thursday, March 28, 2013
A field of 10 has been entered for the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I) March 30 at Gulfstream Park, although three horses are getting almost all of the attention: Itsmyluckyday, Shanghai Bobby, and Orb.Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Champion Shanghai Bobby breezed five furlongs at Palm Meadows Training Center on the morning of March 24 in final preparation for a scheduled start in the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I).Sunday, March 24, 2013
Are You Kidding Me, second in last year's Summer Stakes Presented by TVG (Can-IIT) on turf at Woodbine, will try racing on a dirt surface for the first time in the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I)Friday, March 22, 2013
Baffert's Flashback, Power Broker and Tiz the Truth also work for upcoming prepsMonday, March 18, 2013
Improved handle failed to translate to increased revenue at advance-deposit wagering company TVG Network during the three-month period ending Jan. 31.Thursday, March 07, 2013
Clearly Now came off a third-place finish behind Itsmyluckyday and Shanghai Bobby in the Holy Bull Stakes (gr. III) to claim a victory of his own in the $150,000 Swale Stakes (gr. III) March 2 at Gulfstream Park.Saturday, March 02, 2013
Perretti Racing Stable's highly regarded Forty Tales heads a group of thirteen sophomores who stay sprinting -- at least for now -- in the $150,000 Swale Stakes (gr. II) at Gulfstream Park on March 2.Thursday, February 28, 2013
Churchill's experience in operating an ADW and working with state regulators could prove useful as it attempts to expand its Internet gambling operations.Thursday, February 28, 2013
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed legislation Feb. 21 that makes Nevada the first state to allow intrastate Internet poker. The legislation allows the state to form compacts with other states that allow internet poker.Friday, February 22, 2013
Eddie Kenneally and Joe Rocco Jr. had a plan for Honorable Dillon, and the 3-year-old son of Tapit followed it right into the Gulfstream Park winner's circle Feb. 2 after winning the $150,000 Hutcheson Stakes (gr. II).Saturday, February 02, 2013
Merit Man is just a nose short of perfection in four starts for trainer Bob Hess Jr., but the 3-year-old son of With Distinction will have to travel a furlong farther than he has before in the $150,000 Hutcheson Stakes.Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Itsmyluckyday defeated champion Shanghai Bobby and set a track record at Gulfstream Park in the process when he won the $400,000 Holy Bull Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 26.Saturday, January 26, 2013
Undefeated 2-year-old champion faces nine opponents in 1 1/16-mile test at Gulfstream Park Jan. 26.Wednesday, January 23, 2013