KEENELAND, Lexington, KY
|1||Spring in the Air||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A++||$240,000|
2010 | Bay Filly | Spring At Last - Unbridled Run, Unbridled
Sire: Spring At Last , Dark Bay or Brown, 2003. Raced 3 years. 13 starts, 5 wins, $1,139,150. Lifetime: 63 yearlings sold, median $10,000.
Broodmare Sire: Unbridled, Bay, 1987.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2012 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $130,000.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall 2011 Yearling Sale, $50,000.
|2||Broken Spell||Margin: 2||TrueNicks: C||$80,000|
2010 | Chestnut Filly | Broken Vow - Rich Find, Exploit
Sire: Broken Vow , Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 14 starts, 9 wins, $725,296. Lifetime: 443 yearlings sold, median $35,000.
Broodmare Sire: Exploit, Dark Bay or Brown, 1996.
Fasig-Tipton Florida Select 2-Year-Olds in Training 2012, $175,000.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $85,000.
|3||Magical Moon||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: B||$40,000|
2010 | Bay Filly | Malibu Moon - Lady Dora, Lord At War (ARG)
Sire: Malibu Moon , Bay, 1997. Raced 1 years. 2 starts, 1 wins, $33,840. Lifetime: 493 yearlings sold, median $70,000.
Broodmare Sire: Lord At War (ARG), Chestnut, 1980. In 2009: 2.59 AEI.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $125,000.
Keeneland Association November 2010 Breeding Stock Sale, $80,000.
Others: Tara From the Cape, $20,000; Fully Living, $12,000; Almost an Angel, $889; Gold Edge, $889; La Song, $889; Pure Indy, $889; Dancinginthecircle, $889; Kitten's Dumplings, $889; Rose to Gold, $889; Skyfall, $889; Speedinthruthecity, $888.
|1||Spring in the Air||Patrick Husbands||Mark E. Casse|
|2||Broken Spell||Rajiv Maragh||D. Wayne Lukas|
|3||Magical Moon||Rosie Napravnik||Albert M. Stall, Jr.|
|4||Tara From the Cape||Ramon A. Dominguez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|5||Fully Living||David Cohen||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|6||Almost an Angel||Elvis Trujillo||Wesley A. Ward|
|7||Gold Edge||Christopher A. Emigh||Lon Wiggins|
|8||La Song||Jeffrey Sanchez||Wayne M. Catalano|
|9||Pure Indy||Victor Espinoza||Craig Dollase|
|10||Dancinginthecircle||Robby Albarado||J. Larry Jones|
|11||Kitten's Dumplings||Javier Castellano||Michael J. Maker|
|12||Rose to Gold||Jesus M. Rios||Sal Santoro|
|13||Skyfall||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|14||Speedinthruthecity||Julien R. Leparoux||Peter Miller|
Seventy-three horses have been made eligible for the 154th edition of the historic Queen's Plate, to be held July 7 at Woodbine.Thursday, May 09, 2013
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's 3-year-old homebred filly Kitten's Dumplings overcame a poor effort in her last start and notched the first victory of her sophomore season in grand fashion in the May 3 Edgewood Stakes.Friday, May 03, 2013
Rose to Gold may bear the distinction of having the most modest sale price of any of filly in the starting gate for the May 3 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), but you would never know it by looking at her race record.Friday, May 03, 2013
After just missing her first career stakes victory March 2 in the Herecomesthebride Stakes at Gulfstream Park, Tokyo Time will try to reach that milestone May 3 in the $150,000 Edgewood Stakes at Churchill Downs.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
The only stakes on the May 3 card to draw a maximum 14-horse field was not the Kentucky Oaks. It was another race for 3-year-old fillies, the Eight Belles Presented by Xerox (gr. III), with undefeated Calistoga favored.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Dreaming of Julia, the remarkable 21 3/4-length winner of the March 30 Gulfstream Oaks (gr. II), drew post 8 of 11 sophomore fillies and was installed the 3-1 favorite for the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I).Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Jockey Calvin Borel had nothing but praise for Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) contender Rose to Gold after her four-furlong work at Churchill Downs April 26. The Friends Lake filly went the distance in :47 4/5.Friday, April 26, 2013
Here are some of the explanations I received on this year's stellar field of contenders. Which one is your favorite?Thursday, April 25, 2013
Trainer Todd Pletcher's quartet of Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) contenders, Dreaming of Julia, Princess of Sylmar, Silsita, and Unlimited Budget, galloped at Churchill Downs the morning of April 24.Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Calumet Farm's Broken Spell was ruled out of the Kentucky Oaks the morning of April 23 by trainer D. Wayne Lukas. Trainer Bob Baffert said Fiftyshadesofhay will also not contend.Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Several contenders for the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), including four trained by Todd Pletcher, went to the track at Churchill Downs the morning of April 20 as they continued to work toward the May 3 filly classic.Saturday, April 20, 2013
The fields for the May 3 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) and Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) the following day continue to take shape, with eligibility in each race to be determined by the new points system.Friday, April 19, 2013
After showing little in two prior stakes attempts this year, Ciao Bella Luna relished a return to a synthetic surface April 14 at Keeneland, capturing the $150,000 Beaumont Stakes Presented by Keeneland Select (gr. IIT).Sunday, April 14, 2013
Last year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winning connections will try to recreate some more magic in the blue grass when Zillah Reddam's Renee's Titan starts in the Beaumont Stakes at Keeneland.Thursday, April 11, 2013
Unlikely Rose to Gold stamped her ticket for the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) with another dominating performance at Oaklawn Park April 10, splashing her way to a front-running 4 1/2-length victory in the $400,000 Fantasy Stakes.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Juddmonte Farms homebred Emollient established a clear lead early and then opened up on her dozen rivals in the stretch to register an easy victory in the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland Stakes (gr. I) April 6 at Keeneland.Saturday, April 06, 2013
Rags to riches story Rose to Gold, front-running winner of the Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) last month, returns to Oaklawn Park April 10 for the $400,000 Fantasy Stakes (gr. III).Friday, April 05, 2013
John Oxley's grade I winner Spring in the Air will face a full field of 13 rivals in the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (gr. I) for 3-year-old fillies going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Keeneland April 6.Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Pure Fun, winner of the Hollywood Starlet (gr. I) in December, gets her season started in the $100,000 Fathead Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) as the 8-5 favorite in a field of a dozen 3-year-old fillies March 23 at Turfway Park.Wednesday, March 20, 2013
A total of 134 fillies, led by champion Beholder, have been nominated to Keeneland's $500,000 Central Bank Ashland Stakes (gr. I), scheduled for Saturday, April 6.Monday, March 11, 2013
Rose to Gold put away heavily favored Flashy Gray in the stretch for a gate-to-wire triumph under Calvin Borel in the $150,000 Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) March 9 at Oaklawn Park.Saturday, March 09, 2013
Flashy Gray, the 6-1 favorite in the recent Kentucky Oaks Future Wager pool, makes her stakes and two-turn debut in the $150,000 Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) March 9 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Trainer Mark Casse will be busy saddling horses at Ocala Breeders' Sales Company stakes races Monday, March 11 where he has entered six horses, including at least one in each of the day's four stakes races.Tuesday, March 05, 2013
Demoiselle Stakes (gr. II) victress Unlimited Budget has been pegged the 5-2 morning line favorite for the $200,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes (gr. III) at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Feb. 23, in her season debut.Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Believe You Can is likely to make her next appearance in the March 9 New Orleans Ladies Stakes while stablemate Mark Valeski will aim for the Mineshaft Handicap, and other Larry Jones contenders are on the move.Wednesday, February 06, 2013