OAK TREE AT SANTA ANITA, Arcadia, CA
|1||Zenyatta||Margin: 1½||BRIS: 103||$1,080,000|
2004 | Dark Bay or Brown Mare | Street Cry (IRE) - Vertigineux, Kris S.
Sire: Street Cry (IRE) , Bay, 1998. Raced 3 years. 12 starts, 5 wins, $5,150,837. Lifetime: 399 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
Broodmare Sire: Kris S., Dark Bay or Brown, 1977.
Keeneland 2005 September Yearling Sale, $60,000.
|2||Cocoa Beach (CHI)||Margin: 1½||BRIS: 102||$400,000|
2004 | Dark Bay or Brown Mare | Doneraile Court - Visionera (CHI), Edgy Diplomat
Sire: Doneraile Court, Dark Bay or Brown, 1996. Raced 2 years. 16 starts, 6 wins, $361,410. Lifetime: 220 yearlings sold, median $12,000.
Broodmare Sire: Edgy Diplomat, Chestnut, 1986. In 2009: 3.57 AEI.
|3||Music Note||Margin: 2¼||BRIS: 100||$200,000|
2005 | Bay Filly | A.P. Indy - Note Musicale (GB), Sadler's Wells
Sire: A.P. Indy, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Raced 2 years. 11 starts, 8 wins, $2,979,815. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
Broodmare Sire: Sadler's Wells, Bay, 1981.
|1||Zenyatta||Mike E. Smith||John A. Shirreffs|
|2||Cocoa Beach (CHI)||Ramon A. Dominguez||Saeed bin Suroor|
|3||Music Note||Javier Castellano||Saeed bin Suroor|
|4||Carriage Trail||Kent J. Desormeaux||Claude R. McGaughey III|
|5||Hystericalady||Garrett K. Gomez||Jerry Hollendorfer|
|6||Ginger Punch||Rafael Bejarano||Robert J. Frankel|
|7||Santa Teresita||Michael C. Baze||Eric J. Guillot|
|8||Bear Now||Eurico Rosa Da Silva||Reade Baker|
Eric Kronfeld, who made his mark in both the music and racing inudstries, died May 15 of cancer in New York. Kronfeld, under his Maverick Productions, bred Zenyatta, one of the most popular racehorses in history.6 days ago
by Anne Peters
Black Caviar raced from ages 2 to 6 with 25 starts, and was never beaten. She's just been retired, and thoughts now turn to which stallion her owners will send her to in the upcoming breeding season.
An interview with new trainer Will VanMeter, Mike Smith's visit with Zenyatta, and a stop at Patchen Wilkes Farm to visit Lisa Danielle, dam of 2012 Horse of the Year Wise Dan.Wednesday, April 24, 2013
A full brother to Horse of the Year Zenyatta was foaled April 9 at Ashford Stud in Lexington, according to Coolmore, which owns broodmare Vertigineux.Saturday, April 20, 2013
by Anne Peters
Awesome Again is one of the most consistent sires of high-class runners in North America.
Zenyatta, the 2010 Horse of the Year, produced her second foal April 1, Team Zenyatta confirmed via Twitter.Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Zenyatta's half sister is training forwardly, but according to trainer John Shirreffs a start in the March 16 Santa Margarita Invitational (gr. I) is questionable.Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Here's a look at where Horses of the Year earned their first victories.Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Pete Denk and Kerry Thomas analyze Eblouissante.Friday, January 18, 2013
Zenyatta's half sister remained unbeaten with a workmanlike victory at Santa Anita Park.Thursday, January 17, 2013
Eblouissante, a half sister to 2010 Horse of the Year Zenyatta who won her first start at 1 1/16 miles by 4 1/4 lengths, is entered in the seventh race Jan. 17 at Santa Anita.Sunday, January 13, 2013
A memorial service will be held Jan. 14 for Freddy Wilson, veteran Southern California horseman and exercise rider best known in recent years for his connection with Zenyatta.Saturday, January 12, 2013
During that time of year when champions are gearing up for their new campaigns, a familiar name popped up at Payson Park. Royal Delta is back on the worktab and prepping for a start in the Feb. 17 Sabin (gr. III).Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Questing and My Miss Aurelia have both made a good case for championship honors.Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Bloodhorse.com's most popular stories, blogs, videos, slideshows, and horse profiles for 2012.Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Journalist Kate Hunter continues her visit with mares in Japan.Wednesday, December 19, 2012
The much-anticipated second start for Zenyatta's half sister, Eblouissante, will have to wait. The 3-year-old filly banged her hip and was a late scratch from the fourth race at Betfair Hollywood Park Dec. 15Saturday, December 15, 2012
A smashing winner in her much anticipated debut last month, Eblouissante, a half sister to 2010 Horse of the Year Zenyatta, will make her second start Dec. 15 at Betfair Hollywood Park.Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Only in Thoroughbred racing can one of the greatest champions in the history of the sport share the same stage with a former $5,000 claimer from Penn National.Saturday, December 08, 2012
The daughter of Bernardini emulated her half sister, sweeping to the lead and drawing off.Friday, November 16, 2012
Eblouissante, a 3-year-old half sister to champion racemare Zenyatta, will make her career debut Nov. 16 in the fourth race at Betfair Hollywood Park.Sunday, November 11, 2012
Godolphin Racing's Questing, who was eased in the Nov. 2 Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (gr. I) after showing no inclination to run, was found to have suffered an injury to her eye, though no one knows exactly how it happened.Monday, November 05, 2012
Esther Marr talks with Keeneland Director of Sales Geoffrey Russell. Esther also asks Geoffrey about Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic winner Royal Delta in last year's sale.Monday, November 05, 2012
Comments from the connections of Royal Delta after her win the Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic.Saturday, November 03, 2012
Besilu Stables' Royal Delta took control after an early scramble for the lead and never looked back en route to a strong victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park Nov. 2.Saturday, November 03, 2012