OAK TREE AT SANTA ANITA, Arcadia, CA
|1||Midday (GB)||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: C+||$1,080,000|
2006 | Bay Mare | Oasis Dream (GB) - Midsummer (GB), Kingmambo
Sire: Oasis Dream (GB), Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 303 yearlings sold, median $133,200.
Broodmare Sire: Kingmambo, Bay, 1990.
|2||Pure Clan||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: A+||$360,000|
2005 | Chestnut Filly | Pure Prize - Gather The Clan (IRE), General Assembly
Sire: Pure Prize , Chestnut, 1998. Raced 3 years. 17 starts, 5 wins, $475,459. Lifetime: 212 yearlings sold, median $13,000. In 2009: 1.88 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: General Assembly, Chestnut, 1976.
Keeneland Association November 2012 Breeding Stock Sale, $4,500,000.
|3||Forever Together||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A||$198,000|
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.
|1||Midday (GB)||Thomas P. Queally||Henry Cecil|
|2||Pure Clan||Garrett K. Gomez||Robert E. Holthus|
|3||Forever Together||Julien R. Leparoux||Jonathan E. Sheppard|
|4||Visit (GB)||John R. Velazquez||Robert J. Frankel|
|5||Magical Fantasy||Alex O. Solis||Patrick Gallagher|
|6||Maram||Jose Lezcano||Chad C. Brown|
|7||Rutherienne||Alan Garcia||Christophe Clement|
|8||Dynaforce||Kent J. Desormeaux||William I. Mott|
Former jockey Chandradat "Punchie" Goberdhan will launch a training career with stalls at Belmont Park, the Guyana native said Feb. 8.Friday, February 08, 2013
Juddmonte on Jan. 29 announced the arrival of the first foal out of 2009 Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT) winner Midday. The six-time group I-winning mare will form part of Frankel's first book in 2013.Tuesday, January 29, 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
by John P. Sparkman
England's all-time great racehorse faces some restricted options as a sire.
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
French raider Siyouma, unleashed in the homestretch by Gerald Mosse, stormed past the leaders to post an impressive win in the $1 million E. P. Taylor Stakes (Can-IT) at Woodbine Oct. 14.Sunday, October 14, 2012
Siyouma, a group I winner at Newmarket last month, is the 3-1 morning line favorite for the $1 million E. P. Taylor Stakes (gr. IT) at Woodbine Oct. 14.Thursday, October 11, 2012
Glen Hill Farm's Marketing Mix took advantage of a quick early pace to win the grade I Rodeo Drive Stakes on the turf at Santa Anita Park Sept. 29.Saturday, September 29, 2012
Marketing Mix, coming off a tough loss in the Beverly D Stakes (gr. IT) last month, takes on 12 Southern California-based fillies and mares in the $250,000 Rodeo Drive Stakes (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park Sept. 29.Wednesday, September 26, 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
Maram, winner of the 2008 Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf, died Sept. 6 from an acute illness, according to a release. The 6-year-old mare was at Sheltowee Farm in Midway, Ky.Friday, September 07, 2012
Bob Holthus, a veteran Midwest trainer, died the morning of Nov. 22 at his Louisville home.Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Midday, a two-time English champion and winner of the 2009 Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), has been retired from racing to became a broodmare.Thursday, November 17, 2011
Daughter of Perfect Soul holds of European challengers to win her first race of the year.Friday, November 04, 2011
Rain closes the turf course Nov. 3, hindering final BC Turf work for Sir Michael Stoute's Sea Moon.Thursday, November 03, 2011
Dean's Kitten overcame a compromised first year to claw his way to Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. I) contention.Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Turf favorite Sarafina gets some light exercise along with Europeans Midday and Sea Moon.Tuesday, November 01, 2011
Marty and Pam Wygod's homebred Harmonious, 10th in last year's Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT) is back with trainer John Shirreffs for another run at the brass ring.Tuesday, November 01, 2011
The Aga Khan's Sarafina, a multiple group I winner, drew post 2 in a nine-horse field in the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) and was made the 5-2 morning-line favorite for the $3 million race.Monday, October 31, 2011