OAK TREE AT SANTA ANITA, Arcadia, CA
|1||Forever Together||Margin: ¾||BRIS: 98||$1,150,200|
2004 | Gray or Roan Mare | Belong to Me - Constant Companion, Relaunch
Sire: Belong to Me , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Raced 2 years. 16 starts, 7 wins, $261,166. Lifetime: 490 yearlings sold, median $28,695.
Broodmare Sire: Relaunch, Gray, 1976. In 2009: 2.66 AEI.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2006 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $240,000.
Keeneland 2005 September Yearling Sale, $27,000.
Keeneland 2004 November Breeding Stock Sale, $30,000.
|2||Sealy Hill||Margin: head||BRIS: 97||$426,000|
2004 | Dark Bay or Brown Mare | Point Given - Boston Twist, Boston Harbor
Sire: Point Given , Chestnut, 1998. Raced 2 years. 13 starts, 9 wins, $3,968,500. Lifetime: 214 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
Broodmare Sire: Boston Harbor, Bay, 1994.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky February Mixed Sale 2013, $590,000.
|3||Wait a While||Margin: ¾||BRIS: 97||$213,000|
2003 | Gray or Roan Mare | Maria's Mon - Flirtatious, A.P. Indy
Sire: Maria's Mon, Gray or Roan, 1993. Raced 2 years. 7 starts, 4 wins, $507,140. Lifetime: 496 yearlings sold, median $47,000.
Broodmare Sire: A.P. Indy, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2005 Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, $260,000.
Keeneland 2004 September Yearling Sale, $50,000.
|1||Forever Together||Julien R. Leparoux||Jonathan E. Sheppard|
|2||Sealy Hill||Patrick Husbands||Mark E. Casse|
|3||Wait a While||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|4||Visit (GB)||Ryan L. Moore||Sir Michael R. Stoute|
|5||Vacare||Jose Valdivia, Jr.||Christophe Clement|
|6||Mauralakana (FR)||Kent J. Desormeaux||Christophe Clement|
|7||Halfway To Heaven (IRE)||John Patrick Murtagh||Aidan P. O'Brien|
|8||Dynaforce||Alan Garcia||William I. Mott|
|9||Folk Opera (IRE)||Lanfranco Dettori||Saeed bin Suroor|
|10||Pure Clan||Edgar S. Prado||Robert E. Holthus|
Just a month prior to the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale, veteran horseman Eugene Melnyk made a decision to change his business model to reduce the emphasis on his breeding program.Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Several late additions to the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale have added considerable intrigue to the one-day auction at Newtown Paddocks in Lexington Feb. 11. The sale will begin at 10 a.m.Sunday, February 10, 2013
Twenty-eight selected offerings from Eugene Melnyk's Winding Oaks Farm have been added to the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale and will be sold Feb. 11 by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.Thursday, January 24, 2013
Sometimes it's nice to be a big fish in a small pond a couple of turns off the beaten path.Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Two-time grade I winner Pure Clan delivered a healthy filly by Bernardini Jan. 10 at Robert N. Clay's Three Chimneys Farm near Midway, Ky., and is scheduled to be bred to Tapit this year.Friday, January 11, 2013
The demand for quality bloodstock was in full force at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, but the middle and lower markets were soft.Friday, November 16, 2012
The Borges Torrealba family, among the leading buyers at the current Keeneland November breeding stock sale, has entered into a partnership with Three Chimneys Farm of Midway, Ky.Thursday, November 15, 2012
Esther Marr recaps Day 2 of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, including the sales of Pure Clan and Changing Skies, who both brought more than $4 million. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Wealthy buyers' enthusiasm for the young and the beautiful fueled the market again during the second session of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Goncalo Torrealba, who operates TNT Stud in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, went to $4.5 million to purchase the millionaire Pure Clan during the second session of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale in Lexington Nov. 7.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Owner of Hill 'n' Dale Sales comments on sale of Pure Clan, a $4.5 million dollar mare.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
"She's going to have to be dealt with on Friday," trainer Chad Brown remarked of Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf contender Zagora. "I have respect for the horses that have come over here, but mine is pretty good."Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Marketing Mix, easy winner of the Sept. 29 Rodeo Drive Handicap at Santa Anita Park, hopes to hold the home track advantage against a European invasion in the $2 million Filly and Mare Turf (gr. IT) over the same course.Monday, October 29, 2012
Evan recaps the Cotillion, Gallant Bloom, Pennsylvania Derby, and more! Evan also gives you his "e-ticket" for a few Breeders' Cup races.Sunday, September 23, 2012
Trainer Jonathan Sheppard reached the 3,000 win milestone Sept. 17 when he saddled Fugitive Angel to a neck victory in the seventh race at Delaware Park.Tuesday, September 18, 2012
After suffering significant setbacks in prices on its opening night, the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga select yearling sale experienced a welcome surge in business during its second and final session Aug. 7 in upstate New York.Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Bob Holthus, a veteran Midwest trainer, died the morning of Nov. 22 at his Louisville home.Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Jon and Joel examine the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf, Havre de Grace vs. Flat Out in the Breeders' Cup Classic and if Uncle Mo delivered his needed dynamite performance.Tuesday, October 04, 2011
Forever Together, voted the 2008 champion turf female after winning the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), has been retired from racing to become a broodmare for owner George Strawbridge Jr.Monday, November 15, 2010
Midday, the shortest-priced morning-line favorite for the six Breeders' Cup races at Churchill Downs Friday, Nov. 5, stretched her legs at the Louisville track Nov. 3 preparing for the Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT).Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Forever Together, winner of the 2008 Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), is back in the race in which she finished third last year.Monday, November 01, 2010
It was another busy day for clockers at Churchill Downs as many contenders of the Nov. 5-6 Breeders' Cup World Championships completed their workouts Nov. 1.Monday, November 01, 2010
The Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries are out. Evan looks at the Filly and Mare Sprint, Filly and Mare Turf, Dirt Mile and Classic.Thursday, October 28, 2010
The main focus this year, of course, will be on "Mighty Mare"--Zenyatta--who hopes to conclude her amazing career in the Classic with her 20th victory in as many starts, and the French femme fatale, Goldikova.Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Augustin Stable's Informed Decision and Forever Together breezed at Keeneland Oct. 25 as the two gray champions trained by Jonathan Sheppard continued to prepare for the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs.Monday, October 25, 2010