HOLLYWOOD PARK, Inglewood, CA
|1||Thorn Song||Margin: head||BRIS: 103||TrueNicks: A++||$192,300|
2003 | Gray or Roan Horse | Unbridled's Song - Festal, Storm Bird
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 Bird, Bay, 1978. In 2009: 2.27 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds Sale 2005, $200,000.
Keeneland 2004 September Yearling Sale, $160,000.
|2||Hyperbaric||Margin: neck||BRIS: 103||TrueNicks: A++||$64,100|
2003 | Bay Gelding | Sky Classic - Teasing Charm, Skywalker
Sire: Sky Classic , Chestnut, 1987. Raced 4 years. 29 starts, 15 wins, $3,320,398. Lifetime: 229 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
Broodmare Sire: Skywalker, Dark Bay or Brown, 1982. In 2009: 1.68 AEI.
Keeneland 2004 September Yearling Sale, ($32,000).
Keeneland 2003 November Breeding Stock Sale, $10,000.
|3||Storm Military (ARG)||Margin: neck||BRIS: 103||TrueNicks: B||$32,460|
2002 | Dark Bay or Brown Horse | Bernstein - Shy Mandona (ARG), Shy Tom
Sire: Bernstein, Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 4 wins, $173,120. Lifetime: 373 yearlings sold, median $24,000.
Broodmare Sire: Shy Tom, Chestnut, 1986.
|1||Thorn Song||Mike E. Smith||Dale L. Romans|
|2||Hyperbaric||Victor Espinoza||Julio C. Canani|
|3||Storm Military (ARG)||Brice Blanc||Robert J. Frankel|
|4||Whatsthescript (IRE)||Joel Rosario||John W. Sadler|
|5||Dixie Chatter||Tyler Baze||Richard E. Mandella|
|6||Tiz West||Joseph Talamo||Richard E. Mandella|
|7||U S Ranger||Rafael Bejarano||Neil D. Drysdale|
Coming off a March sale that jumped more than 30% in average, Barretts offers a catalog of 142 juveniles plus a catalog supplement of another 13 for its May 2-year-old sale in Pomona, Calif. The sale is May 13.Sunday, May 12, 2013
A daughter of Dixie Chatter breezed a quarter-mile in :21, and 11 other 2-year-olds went a furlong in :10 at the May 10 under tack preview for the Barretts May 2-year-old sale in Pomona, Calif.Friday, May 10, 2013
by John P. Sparkman
Despite admirable objective accomplishments, some very good sires like Dixie Union seem fated not to be fully appreciated within their lifetimes.
Trainer Wesley Ward added to his reputation as a conditioner of young horses when Sweet Emma Rose sprinted clear early and rolled to a nine-length victory in the first of eight "baby races" scheduled for Keeneland spring.Friday, April 05, 2013
Topped by a $675,000 son of Malibu Moon, the Barretts March sale of selected 2-year-olds in training March 4 produced across-the-board gains in gross, average, and median prices.Tuesday, March 05, 2013
The 74th running of the $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup and the $350,000 American Oaks (both gr. I) headline a stakes schedule worth more than $6.8 million for the 2013 spring/summer meet at Betfair Hollywood Park.Wednesday, February 20, 2013
On the final day of June this year, Arazi's 6-year-old grandson Jeranimo showed a flash of magic, coming from last to first to score his first grade I win in the Shoemaker Mile.
Evan Hammonds recaps the Triple Bend Handicap, Shoemaker Mile, Iowa Oaks and Derby, and the Dwyer Stakes.Sunday, July 01, 2012
Trailing the field into the stretch, outsider Jeranimo angled to the middle of the track and flew home for Garrett Gomez to earn his first grade I win in the $300,000 Shoemaker Mile June 30 at Betfair Hollywood Park.Saturday, June 30, 2012
Dullahan and Shackleford were among the stars from trainer Dale Romans' barn that posted published workouts at Churchill Downs June 23.Saturday, June 23, 2012
E.K. Gaylord II's Wilkinson, who registered a stunning 44-1 upset in the American Handicap (gr. IIT) last month, came down with colic June 18 and has been ruled out of the Shoemaker Mile at Betfair Hollywood Park June 30.Thursday, June 21, 2012
Dual grade I winner Thorn Song was represented by his first foal at John Harris' farm near Coalinga, Calif., on March 5.Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Hagyard Equine Medical Institute in Lexington has shut down its hyperbaric oxygen chamber "until further notice," according to an announcement posted on its Facebook page Feb. 13.Monday, February 13, 2012
WinStar Farm announced 2012 fees for its expanded roster of stallions, led by North America's leading sire Distorted Humor, who will stand for $100,000 (stands and nurses) and will breed an exclusive book of 100 mares.Friday, November 11, 2011
Graded stakes winner Tiz West, whose dam is a full sister to Horse of the Year and major sire Tiznow, will stand at River Oaks Farm near Sulphur, Okla.Tuesday, November 01, 2011
Even-money favorite Courageous Cat chalked up his first grade I stakes victory when he held off the closing Caracortado by a neck to win the $300,000 Shoemaker Mile (gr. IT) on a firm Hollywood Park turf course.Saturday, July 02, 2011
Victor's Cry returns to defend his title in the $300,000 Shoemaker Mile (gr. IT) July 2 at Hollywood Park. While he's no lock to go favored, he's going to get more respect than he did in springing last year's 21-1 shock.Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Ahmed Zayat, who seems on the cusp of winning a classic race any time now, as been in the headlines for all the right and wrong reasons in his six years of Thoroughbred ownership.Wednesday, June 08, 2011
The first mare bred to dual grade I winner Thorn Song is believed to be in foal.Thursday, March 31, 2011
Thorn Song, who underwent stem cell therapy after developing laminitis, will enter stud at John C. Harris' Harris Farms near Coalinga, Calif.Tuesday, February 22, 2011
The first foal by grade I winner Dixie Chatter is a colt born Jan. 21 at Glenridge Farm near Midway, Ky.Thursday, February 03, 2011
The first foal by two-time Irish champion U S Ranger is a filly born Jan 20 at Glendalough Farm near Lexington.Thursday, January 27, 2011
Summer Bird, the 2009 champion 3-year-old male, will begin his stallion career for $15,000 in 2011 at Ben P. Walden Jr.'s Pauls Mill near Versailles, Ky.Tuesday, November 16, 2010
The Red Smith Handicap (gr. IIT) and two juvenile stakes, the Nashua (gr. II) and Tempted (gr. III), add some local spice to the Breeders' Cup program that begins Aqueduct's opening weekend Nov. 6.Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Violon Sacre unleashed a powerful late run to win the $100,000 Knickerbocker Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Belmont Park by a length over pacesetter Whatsthescript.Sunday, October 17, 2010