PIMLICO, Baltimore, MD
|1||Taqarub||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: B+||$60,000|
2006 | Bay Horse | Aldebaran - Honor Bestowed, Honor Grades
Sire: Aldebaran, Bay, 1998. Raced 4 years. 25 starts, 8 wins, $1,739,186. Lifetime: 144 yearlings sold, median $22,000. In 2009: .94 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Honor Grades, Bay, 1988. In 2009: 1.57 AEI.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $14,000.
Fasig-Tipton New York Saratoga 2007 Select Yearling Sale, $300,000.
|2||Roaring Lion||Margin: head||TrueNicks: A++||$20,000|
2004 | Dark Bay or Brown Gelding | Lion Hearted - Smartly, Horatius
Sire: Lion Hearted , Dark Bay or Brown, 1996. Raced 3 years. 18 starts, 4 wins, $191,630. Lifetime: 114 yearlings sold, median $10,000.
Broodmare Sire: Horatius, Chestnut, 1975. In 2009: 1.35 AEI.
|3||Ravalo||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A+||$11,000|
2004 | Bay Gelding | Mutakddim - Momentary Hope, Southern Halo
Sire: Mutakddim, Chestnut, 1991. Raced 3 years. 17 starts, 5 wins, $126,174. Lifetime: 257 yearlings sold, median $15,000.
Broodmare Sire: Southern Halo, Bay, 1983.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2005 Eastern Fall Yearling Sale, $30,000.
Keeneland 2004 November Breeding Stock Sale, ($32,000).
Scratched: Silver Edition.
|1||Taqarub||Eibar Coa||Kiaran P. McLaughlin|
|2||Roaring Lion||Javier Castellano||Bruce N. Levine|
|3||Ravalo||John R. Velazquez||Donald H. Barr|
|4||Lantana Mob||Robby Albarado||Steven M. Asmussen|
|5||Snapshot||Kent J. Desormeaux||William I. Mott|
|6||Despite the Odds||Garrett K. Gomez||Michael J. Trombetta|
|7||Malibu Kid||Travis L. Dunkelberger||Rodney Jenkins|
|8||Not for Silver||Julian Pimentel||Michael J. Trombetta|
|9||Half Metal Jacket||Ramon A. Dominguez||Sydney Dutrow|
|10||Celtic Innis||Sheldon Russell||Timothy L. Keefe|
Running for the first time in 2013, Michael Dubb's Sage Valley earned his fourth straight victory when he took the $150,000 Maryland Sprint Handicap (gr. III) at Pimlico Race Course May 18.Saturday, May 18, 2013
Robert Abbo Racing Stable's Immortal Eyes, a top Mid-Atlantic region sprinter with 13 victories and 12 seconds in 41 starts, will attempt to get his first victory at Pimlico Race Course in the May 18 Maryland Sprint Handicap.Friday, May 17, 2013
Trainers comment on the offspring of Speightstown they have raced. Read the full feature in the Jan. 12, 2013, issue of The Blood-Horse.Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Hamazing Destiny and jockey Corey Nakatani took advantage of a duel between the early leaders before taking the lead at the top of the stretch to win the Maryland Sprint Handicap (gr. III).Saturday, May 19, 2012
Robert Abbo Racing Stable's Immortal Eyes, who just missed winning last year's Maryland Sprint Handicap (gr. III) after rating a bit early, will try again when the six-furlong event is held May 19 at Pimlico Race Course.Thursday, May 17, 2012
Millionaire gelding wins a tight one over Immortal Eyes and Ben's Cat.Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Returned to the stakes calendar at Laurel Park after a one-year hiatus, the $150,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash drew a field of 10, led by two-time grade III winner Ravalo.Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Third in the Remington Sprint Cup in 2009, Ravalo made his return to Oklahoma City a winning one when he prevailed by a half-length over favored Captain Cherokee in the $200,000 event at Remington Park Aug. 20.Sunday, August 21, 2011
Ventana returned to his winning ways, as the 5-year-old finally did May 21 at Pimlico Race Course when he outdueled longshot Immortal Eyes to score the $100,000 Maryland Sprint Handicap (gr. III).Saturday, May 21, 2011
Ventana, the only previous graded stakes winner entered in the Maryland Sprint (gr. III), is seeking his first score outside California. The race, which attracted a field of nine, will be contested at six furlongs May 21.Thursday, May 19, 2011
Beyond the Blinkers captured Kentucky Oaks favorite Joyful Victory as she entered the track May 4.Wednesday, May 04, 2011
A full field of 14, led by the coupled entry of Driven by Success and Driven by Solar, was drawn for the $150,000 General George Handicap (gr. II) Feb. 21 at Laurel Park.Friday, February 18, 2011
Two months after his BC Sprint (gr. I) win, Big Drama opened his 5-year-old season with a brilliant four-length score in the Mr. Prospector (gr. III) while setting a new track record at Gulfstream Park.Saturday, January 15, 2011
Big Drama, winner of the Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) and a finalist for champion sprinter at the Jan. 17 Eclipse Awards, will begin his 5-year-old campaign against a short field in the Mr. Prospector (gr. III).Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Stalking Ravalo took advantage of a hot pace to register a head victory over Signature Red at odds of 7-1 in the $150,783 Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-III) Nov. 20 at Woodbine.Saturday, November 20, 2010
Field Commission, back in the winner's circle three weeks ago after returning to Woodbine's Polytrack, is among a tough group of sprinters entered for the $150,000 Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-III) Nov. 20.Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Million-dollar earner Bribon was the class play in the $100,000 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III), and the grade I winner lived up to his reputation with a stylish 1 3/4-length win Oct. 30 at Belmont Park.Saturday, October 30, 2010
Bribon, previously under consideration for the Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I), will bypass that race in favor of $100,000 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III) Oct. 30 at Belmont Park.Thursday, October 28, 2010
Favored Big Drama dominated the $350,000 Smile Sprint Handicap (gr. II) to cap a grand day for owner/breeder Harold L. Queen on Summit of Speed day at Calder Casino & Race Course July 10.Saturday, July 10, 2010
Locally-based pair Big Drama and Mambo Meister, with a combined 13 wins at Calder Race Course and both entering off wins over the track, are two of the horses to beat in the $350,000 Smile Sprint Handicap (gr. II) on July 10Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Last year's Met Mile winner rallies to win the six-furlong grade II race on the Belmont Stakes undercard in 1:09.63.Saturday, June 05, 2010
Taqarub, a son of Aldebaran, goes wire to wire in the six-furlong Maryland Sprint Handicap at Pimlico on the Preakness Day undercard.Saturday, May 15, 2010
Ravalo, Silver Edition, and Celtic Innis ran one, two, three in last year's Maryland Sprint Handicap...and they return May 15 to battle again in the Preakness Day event.Thursday, May 13, 2010
Together Indy rallied under Kent Desormeaux to win the seven-furlong Commonwealth Stakes (gr. II) by a length at Keeneland April 10, capturing his first graded race in his synthetic track debut for trainer George Weaver.Saturday, April 10, 2010
Trainer Michael Trombetta aims for a repeat victory April 10 in Keeneland's Commonwealth Stakes (gr. II) with a pair of entrants in the $250,000 event, Congressional Page and Not for Silver.Wednesday, April 07, 2010