KEENELAND, Lexington, KY
|1||Rogue Romance||Margin: 2½||TrueNicks: C||$60,000|
2008 | Chestnut Colt | Smarty Jones - Lovington, Afleet
Sire: Smarty Jones , Chestnut, 2001. Raced 2 years. 9 starts, 8 wins, $7,613,155. Lifetime: 160 yearlings sold, median $29,500.
Broodmare Sire: Afleet, Chestnut, 1984.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $65,000.
|2||Cozy Kitten||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: C||$20,000|
2008 | Bay Gelding | Kitten's Joy - Caterette, Cozzene
Sire: Kitten's Joy , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 133 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
Broodmare Sire: Cozzene, Gray, 1980.
|3||Ocasta||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: A+||$10,000|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Cherokee Run - Bema, Pulpit
Sire: Cherokee Run, Dark Bay or Brown, 1990. Raced 4 years. 28 starts, 13 wins, $1,531,818. Lifetime: 455 yearlings sold, median $56,000.
Broodmare Sire: Pulpit , Bay, 1994.
Keeneland Association April 2010 Two-Year-Olds in Training, $70,000.
|1||Rogue Romance||Julien R. Leparoux||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|2||Cozy Kitten||Ramon A. Dominguez||Wesley A. Ward|
|3||Ocasta||Frederic Lenclud||Darrin Miller|
|4||Stormy Rush||John R. Velazquez||Roger L. Attfield|
|5||Monzon||Horacio Karamanos||Ignacio Correas, IV|
|6||Voodoo Storm||Javier Castellano||Claude R. McGaughey III|
|7||Z Appeal||Kent J. Desormeaux||Dale L. Romans|
|8||Mesonic||Corey J. Lanerie||Eddie Kenneally|
|9||Moment of Weakness (IRE)||Mike E. Smith||James Lloyd|
|10||Mont Ventoux||James Graham||Randy Martin|
|11||Machisa||Sebastian O. Madrid||Juan D. Arias|
|12||Forum||Robby Albarado||George Weaver|
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.
Balance the Books captured the $150,000 Bourbon Stakes (gr. IIIT) as the 4-5 favorite after much bumping in the stretch run of the 1 1/16-mile test of 2-year-olds at Keeneland Oct. 7.Sunday, October 07, 2012
Freshman sire Big Brown's first stakes winner, Brown Almighty, will try to secure the first graded win of his young career in the Bourbon Stakes (gr. III) at Keeneland oct. 7.Thursday, October 04, 2012
Several stakes horses based at Arlington Park turned in preparatory moves there Sept. 29 for starts at the upcoming Keeneland meet that opens Oct. 5 in Lexington.Saturday, September 29, 2012
Tom and Pete handicap the Kentucky Turf Cup at Kentucky Downs this weekend.Friday, September 14, 2012
Ron the Greek, charging through the stretch along the inside, came from off the pace to nip odds-on favorite Wise Dan at the wire in the Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I) under the lights at Churchill Downs June 16.Saturday, June 16, 2012
Wise Dan, a four-time stakes winner last season, will begin his 2012 campaign in the $150,000 Ben Ali (gr. III) April 22 at Keeneland.Thursday, April 19, 2012
The Florida Derby (gr. I) and its five supporting graded stakes will be the highlights of the March 31 card at Gulfstream Park, but the first race of the day features an interesting allowance race at one mile.Thursday, March 29, 2012
Willcox Inn looks to wrap up his 2011 campaign with his first victory outside of Illinois when he squares off against a full field of 3-year-olds in the $250,000 Hollywood Derby (gr. I) Nov. 27.Friday, November 25, 2011
The Fasig-Tipton Kentucky fall yearling sale's reputation has improved dramatically in recent years.Friday, October 21, 2011
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's Ramsey Farm will offer the buyers of Cardinalli and Blush the opportunity to breed the mares to Kitten's Joy in 2012 at no additional cost.Friday, October 21, 2011
Ultimate Eagle, staked to an early lead by Martin Pedroza at odds of 34-1, avoided the calvary charge in the 14-horse Oak Tree Derby (gr. IIT) and held on to post a major upset in the $150,000 grass test at Santa Anita.Saturday, October 15, 2011
Surgery Oct. 13 on promising 2-year-old colt Here Comes Frazier to correct a multi-piece fracture of the right hock was successful and the prognosis is good the son of Badge of Silver could eventually return to competition.Friday, October 14, 2011
Midnight Interlude, the unluckiest of losers in two starts on the turf at Del Mar this summer, heads a field of 14 entered in the $150,000 Oak Tree Derby (gr. IIT) at Santa Anita Oct. 15.Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Julien Leparoux, who escaped serious injury in a frightening spill, plans to ride at Keeneland Oct. 12, according to his agent, Steve Bass. The 28-year-old jockey is named on eight mounts on the nine-race card.Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Trainer Ken McPeek said Oct. 11 that surgery is planned for Here Comes Frazier in an effort repair a compound fracture to the right hock sustained by the colt during the Oct. 9 Bourbon Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Keeneland.Monday, October 10, 2011
Maiden Animal Spirits overtook Coalport in the final strides to capture the $150,000 Bourbon Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the turf after pacesetter Here Comes Frazier bounced into the rail in the homestretch at Keeneland Oct. 9.Sunday, October 09, 2011
Shug McGaughey, Bill Mott, and Todd Pletcher, who have won three of the last four editions of the $500,000 Juddmonte Spinster (gr. I), are back again with multiple contenders in the prestigious race Oct. 9 at Keeneland.Thursday, October 06, 2011
Multiple graded stakes winner Banned was euthanized Oct. 1, a week after he underwent surgery to repair fractured sesamoids in his right front ankle.Sunday, October 02, 2011
Multiple graded stakes winner Banned underwent surgery Sept. 24 and reportedly came out of it well, his owner said the following day.Monday, September 26, 2011
Multiple graded stakes winner Banned is expected to undergo an attempt at life-saving surgery Sept. 24 to repair a pair of broken sesamoids in his right ankle, injuries suffered after a routine half-mile work at Santa Anita.Friday, September 23, 2011
Keeneland boosted the purses of two Breeders' Cup prep races that are part of its Oct. 7-9 FallStars Weekend, it announced Sept. 16.Friday, September 16, 2011
Shipping to Southern California for the first time, the well-traveled Banned outfought Midnight Interlude by a nose in a taut finish to the $250,000 Del Mar Derby (gr. IIT) on the turf Sept. 4.Sunday, September 04, 2011
Shipping in from Arlington Park, Banned takes on some of the best turf runners in Southern California's 3-year-old division in the $250,000 Del Mar Derby (gr. IIT) Sept. 4.Thursday, September 01, 2011
Making his United States debut, English-bred Treasure Beach gamely held off fellow European invader Ziyarid to post a neck victory in the $400,000 Secretariat Stakes (gr. IT) Aug. 13 at Arlington Park.Saturday, August 13, 2011