SANTA ANITA PARK, Arcadia, CA
|1||Soul City Slew||Margin: ½||BRIS: 100||TrueNicks: C||$90,000|
2003 | Bay Gelding | Slew City Slew - Sweet Soul, Lord Avie
Sire: Slew City Slew, Dark Bay or Brown, 1984. Raced 4 years. 42 starts, 11 wins, $1,166,296. Lifetime: 311 yearlings sold, median $14,000.
Broodmare Sire: Lord Avie, Bay, 1978.
|2||Halo Najib||Margin: head||BRIS: 99||TrueNicks: A++||$15,000|
2005 | Chestnut Colt | Halo's Image - Najibe's Wish, Sword Dance (IRE)
Sire: Halo's Image, Dark Bay or Brown, 1991. Raced 5 years. 26 starts, 9 wins, $549,891. Lifetime: 162 yearlings sold, median $12,750.
Broodmare Sire: Sword Dance (IRE), Bay, 1984. In 2009: 1.33 AEI.
Keeneland Association November 2010 Breeding Stock Sale, $3,000.
Keeneland Association November 2008 Breeding Stock Sale, ($90,000).
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($235,000).
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2006 Select Yearling Sale, $190,000.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2006 Winter Mixed Sale, $32,000.
|3||Paul's Hope||Margin: 2½||BRIS: 99||TrueNicks: D||$9,000|
2004 | Bay Gelding | Lake Austin - Fondest Hope, Personal Hope
Sire: Lake Austin, Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Raced 2 years. 13 starts, 3 wins, $124,373. Lifetime: 9 yearlings sold, median $3,000. In 2009: 1.11 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Personal Hope, Bay, 1990.
Barretts Equine Limited 2006 Summer Sale of Horses of Racing Age and Two-Year-Olds in Training, $26,000.
|1||Soul City Slew||Michael C. Baze||Jack Carava|
|2||Halo Najib||Rafael Bejarano||Mike R. Mitchell|
|3||Paul's Hope||Joel Rosario||Jerry Hollendorfer|
|4||Davos||Victor Espinoza||Doug F. O'Neill|
|5||Six Pack Abs||Tyler Baze||John W. Sadler|
|6||Trumpet Player Jay||Aaron T. Gryder||Mark Glatt|
|7||Sea of Pleasure||Garrett K. Gomez||Jeff Mullins|
Gallant Son makes his long-awaited return to the northwest as the 5-2 morning line favorite in the $250,000 Longaces Mile (gr. III) at Emerald Downs Aug. 22.Thursday, August 19, 2010
A barn fire at Indiana Stallion Station near Anderson the morning of April 12 resulted in the death of 13 horses and sent three stable employees to hospital.Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Favored Ventana, ridden by a riled up Garrett Gomez, outfought Gotta Go Win in deep stretch to post an exciting nose victory in the $150,000 Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita April 3.Saturday, April 03, 2010
With back-to-back runner-up finishes to Bob Black Jack and Kinsale King at the current Santa Anita meet, Ventana bids for his elusive first stakes victory once more in the $150,000 Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) April 3.Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Track permitting, Santa Anita Park has a superb dash on tap Jan. 23 when Breeders' Cup Sprint winner Dancing in Silks takes on recent Malibu Stakes (gr. I) victor M One Rifle in the $150,000 Palos Verdes Handicap (gr. II).Wednesday, January 20, 2010
Noble Court, beaten favorite a year ago, will try to make amends in the $100,000 Vernon O. Underwood Stakes (gr. III) Dec. 6 at Hollywood Park.Thursday, December 03, 2009
Stakes winners Halo Najib and Massive Drama will enter stud in 2010 at Indiana Stallion Station near Anderson, Ind.Friday, November 13, 2009
Sierra Sunset is scheduled to make his first start since winning the 2008 Rebel Stakes (gr. II) when he faces 10 rivals in the $100,000 Ack Ack Handicap (gr. III) at Hollywood Park June 6.Wednesday, June 03, 2009
The 8-1 outsider Red Arrow controlled the pace with jockey Joe Talamo and refused to give way in the stretch to win his first graded stakes in the $100,000 Los Angeles Handicap (gr. III) at Hollywood Park May 16.Saturday, May 16, 2009
Soul City Slew, a veteran gelding who won his first stakes when he upset the Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) last month, returns to Hollywood Park in the $100,000 Los Angeles Handicap (gr. III) May 16.Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Jonesboro took the overland route to a half-length victory in the $300,000 Texas Mile and cleared the $1 million mark in career earnings at Lone Star Park April 25.Saturday, April 25, 2009
Smooth Air and Jonesboro will each take their shot at becoming a millionaire April 25 when they square off in the $300,000 Texas Mile (gr. III) at Lone Star Park.Thursday, April 23, 2009
Soul City Slew, who had run for a $50,000 claiming tag in March, pulled off an upset in the $126,000 Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) April 4 at Santa Anita Park in California, defeating favored Halo Najib by a half-length. It was the first stakes win of any kind for Soul City Slew, who had shown flashes of promise previously when he had finished third in both the 2007 Pat O'Brien Handicap (gr. II) and the 2008 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II).Saturday, April 04, 2009
Winless in 11 previous graded stakes tries, Halo Najib figures to never get a better chance to end the hex than he has in the $150,000 Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita April 4.Wednesday, April 01, 2009
Odds-on choice Georgie Boy turned the $150,000 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) into a procession at Santa Anita Feb. 21 with a long sustained move from off the pace in the seven-furlong event.Saturday, February 21, 2009
Tom and Evan analyze the San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita on February 21. The Wizard's Spotlight Play is Race 1 at Fair Grounds on Saturday.Thursday, February 19, 2009
California-bred Georgie Boy looked like he was back in top form when he won the Sunshine Millions Sprint Jan. 24, making him a formidable favorite for the $150,000 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita Feb. 21.Monday, February 16, 2009
Johnny Eves and jockey Garrett Gomez got the jump on their six rivals in the $150,000 Palos Verdes Handicap (gr. II) and never looked back, cruising to a 1 3/4-length victory at Santa Anita Jan. 25.Sunday, January 25, 2009
With the richer Sunshine Millions Sprint the preceding day, Santa Anita's $150,000 Palos Verdes Handicap (gr. II) Jan. 25 will have a weak field, giving several of the eight entrants an important graded stakes opportunity.Thursday, January 22, 2009
Speed-burner Bob Black Jack makes his first appearance since the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) in the $100,000 Vernon O. Underwood Stakes (gr. III) at Hollywood Park Nov. 22.Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Defending champion Get Funky, seeking an assured Breeders' Cup berth, heads 12 entrants in the $100,000 Morvich Handicap as the Oak Tree Racing Association launches its 40th season at Santa Anita Sept. 24.Sunday, September 21, 2008
Three-year-old challengers at Belmont Park include Ready's Image, Halo Najib and Fidelio.Friday, July 04, 2008
Tizdejavu, the 21-1 upset winner of the American Turf (gr. IIIT) last month, seeks a repeat of that big front-running effort in the $200,000 Jefferson Cup Stakes (gr. IIT) June 14 over the same Churchill Downs turf course.Wednesday, June 11, 2008
Michael Cooper and Pamela Ziebarth's Kentucky homebred Tizdejavu made his sire, multiple champion Tiznow proud in posting a gate-to-wire victory as heavy rains continued in the May 2 Crown Royal American Turf (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs.Friday, May 02, 2008
Zayat Stables' Halo Najib appears to be on the outside looking in as far as making the 2008 Kentucky Derby field. Barring a last-minute defection, he's more likely to make his turf debut in the $150,000 Crown Royal American Turf (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs May 2, the day before the Derby.Tuesday, April 29, 2008