SARATOGA, Saratoga Springs, NY
|1||Forever Together||Margin: head||BRIS: 101||TrueNicks: A||$300,000|
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.
|2||Carribean Sunset (IRE)||Margin: ¾||BRIS: 100||TrueNicks: A+||$100,000|
2005 | Bay Mare | Danehill Dancer (IRE) - Bonheur (IRE), Royal Academy
Sire: Danehill Dancer (IRE), Bay, 1993. Raced 3 years. 11 starts, 4 wins, $343,120. Lifetime: 1076 yearlings sold, median $83,459.
Broodmare Sire: Royal Academy, Bay, 1987.
Keeneland Association November 2010 Breeding Stock Sale, $1,000,000.
Keeneland Association November 2008 Breeding Stock Sale, $1,250,000.
Goff's Orby Million Sale 2006, $204,144.
|3||Rutherienne||Margin: 1½||BRIS: 100||TrueNicks: B+||$50,000|
2004 | Dark Bay or Brown Mare | Pulpit - Ruthian, Rahy
Sire: Pulpit , Bay, 1994. Raced 1 years. 6 starts, 4 wins, $728,200. Lifetime: 364 yearlings sold, median $150,000.
Broodmare Sire: Rahy, Chestnut, 1985.
|1||Forever Together||Julien R. Leparoux||Jonathan E. Sheppard|
|2||Carribean Sunset (IRE)||Ramon A. Dominguez||Christophe Clement|
|3||Rutherienne||Alan Garcia||Christophe Clement|
|4||Tejida||Corey S. Nakatani||Michael R. Matz|
|5||My Princess Jess||Cornelio H. Velasquez||Barclay Tagg|
|6||Colina Verde (BRZ)||Robby Albarado||Kiaran P. McLaughlin|
|7||Mushka||John R. Velazquez||William I. Mott|
|8||Quiet Meadow||Jose Lezcano||Chad C. Brown|
|9||Criticism (GB)||Javier Castellano||Thomas Albertrani|
|10||Indescribable||Kent J. Desormeaux||William I. Mott|
The Keeneland September yearling sale crossed the finish line of its marathon run Sept. 21 in Lexington with average and median prices that increased for the third year in a row.Friday, September 21, 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
No one will be forgetting Memories of Silver any time soon, because her daughter, Winter Memories, won some the same races at Saratoga as her dam.
Betting opportunities abound at Saratoga. A man with a rabbit's foot and a hat pin and program can line his pockets by wagering on overlays.Thursday, July 26, 2012
Zagora won the Diana Stakes (gr. IT) in 2011, but the 5-year-old mare faces a steep challenge this time around at Saratoga Race Course as Tapitsfly, Winter Memories, Hungry Island, and two European invaders join the fray.Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Trainer Chad Brown confirmed Martin Schwartz's Zagora for a title defense in the Diana Stakes, a 1 1/8-mile race for fillies and mares July 28, after the mare breezed four furlongs on the Oklahoma training track.Sunday, July 22, 2012
Zagora earned her first United States win in five starts when she charged home on the outside to tally convincingly in the $500,000 Diana Stakes (gr. IT) on the Saratoga turf July 30.Saturday, July 30, 2011
Aviate and Aruna, who ran one-two at Churchill Downs earlier this year, will square off again in a competitive edition of the $500,000 Diana (gr. IT) July 30 at Saratoga.Wednesday, July 27, 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 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
English-bred Ave split horses in deep stretch and got up just before the wire to post a 10-1 upset in the $500,000 Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (gr. IT) Oct. 2 at Belmont Park.Saturday, October 02, 2010
An international field of accomplished females, including Japanese group I winner Red Desire, will go postward in the Oct. 2 Flower Bowl Invitational (gr. IT) at Belmont Park.Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Strike the Bell surprised favored Quiet Meadow when she rallied from last to first to win the $100,000 Noble Damsel Stakes (gr. IIIT) for her first added-money score Sept. 19 on Belmont Park's Widener turf course.Sunday, September 19, 2010
Quiet Meadow, beaten a nose in last season's Noble Damsel (gr. IIT), is back as the favorite in the 2010 edition. She was pegged as the 3-1 morning-line choice in a field of eight.Thursday, September 16, 2010
Keertana, squeezing through at the hedge, quickly separated herself from the rest of the Glens Falls Handicap field to register a 3 1/4-length win in the final stakes race of the 2010 Saratoga meet Sept. 6.Monday, September 06, 2010
Three of the most impressive maiden winners this summer -- Boys At Tosconova, Stay Thirsty, and Wine Police -- headline a field of seven in the Hopeful Stakes (gr. I), the marquee event for juveniles at Saratoga.Friday, September 03, 2010
In two grade III grass races on the IZOD Haskell Invitational card at Monmouth Park Aug. 1, favored Get Serious led from start to finish in the Oceanport, and Unbridled Essence pulled a 42-1 shocker in the Matchmaker.Sunday, August 01, 2010
English-bred mare Proviso won her third consecutive grade I race July 31 at Saratoga, as she held off Shared Account and two-time defending titleholder Forever Together in a blanket finish to take the Diana Handicap.Saturday, July 31, 2010
Jason Shandler's thoughts on this weekend's racing.Friday, July 30, 2010
The star-studded Diana (gr. IT), set for July 31 at Saratoga, includes multiple grade I winners Proviso and Forever Together, as well as Phola and Maram.Wednesday, July 28, 2010