SARATOGA, Saratoga Springs, NY
|1||Vineyard Haven||Margin: 1¾||TrueNicks: A||$45,000|
2006 | Gray or Roan Colt | Lido Palace (CHI) - Princess Aloha, Aloha Prospector
Sire: Lido Palace (CHI), Chestnut, 1997. Raced 4 years. 23 starts, 11 wins, $2,705,865. Lifetime: 30 yearlings sold, median $4,100. In 2009: .30 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Aloha Prospector, Bay, 1985. In 2009: 1.08 AEI.
|2||Half Metal Jacket||Margin: 2½||TrueNicks: C||$15,000|
2005 | Gray or Roan Gelding | Yes It's True - Full and Fancy, Marfa
Sire: Yes It's True , Bay, 1996. Raced 3 years. 22 starts, 11 wins, $1,080,700. Lifetime: 450 yearlings sold, median $50,000.
Broodmare Sire: Marfa, Gray, 1980. In 2009: 1.43 AEI.
|3||You and I Forever||Margin: 4¾||TrueNicks: A++||$7,500|
2005 | Bay Horse | A.P. Indy - You, You and I
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: You and I, Dark Bay or Brown, 1991.
Scratched: Cool Coal Man.
|1||Vineyard Haven||Alan Garcia||Saeed bin Suroor|
|2||Half Metal Jacket||Ramon A. Dominguez||Sydney Dutrow|
|3||You and I Forever||Jose Lezcano||Thomas M. Bush|
|4||Le Grand Cru||Garrett K. Gomez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|5||Atoned||Robby Albarado||Neil J. Howard|
|6||Flat Bold||Rajiv Maragh||Thomas Albertrani|
|7||Silver Edition||Calvin H. Borel||D. Wayne Lukas|
|8||Discreet Treasure||Cornelio H. Velasquez||Bruce R. Brown|
|9||Friesan Fire||Shaun Bridgmohan||Steven M. Asmussen|
The first reported foal for 2009 Louisiana Derby (gr. II) winner Friesan Fire is a filly born January 22 at Maple Valley Farm in West Virginia for breeder Ken Lowe Jr.Monday, January 28, 2013
Mucho Macho Man and Ron the Greek, two of the leading older horses of 2012, embark on another title quest Jan. 19 when they face off in the $400,000 Florida Sunshine Millions Classic at Gulfstream Park.Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Repent, who began his stallion career at John Sykes' CloverLeaf Farms II near Reddick, Fla., will stand in 2013 on the same property, now called Woodford Thoroughbreds. The son of Louis Quatorze's fee is $3,000.Thursday, November 15, 2012
Vineyard Haven, a multiple grade I winner, will stand in 2013 at John Sykes' Woodford Thoroughbreds near Reddick, Fla.Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Problems with water, sound, and wi-fi, good racing, and long lines at Hattie's mark opening day at Saratoga.Saturday, July 21, 2012
Trainer Rick Dutrow may be facing diminishing opportunity to saddle winners, but that didn't stop him from sending 6-1 shot Pacific Ocean to take the $100,000 James Marvin Stakes (gr. III) July 20 at Saratoga Race Course.Friday, July 20, 2012
'The little horse that could,' as Jackson Bend has affectionately come to be known, will start July 20 in the $100,000 James Marvin Stakes (gr. III) at Saratoga Race CourseWednesday, July 18, 2012
Mike Repole and Michael Dubb, who were in a neck-in-neck owner's title race for most of the 2011 Saratoga meet, square off once again in the Toboggan Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 4, as each will send out a coupled entry.Wednesday, February 01, 2012
The first reported foal by Robert LaPenta's grade II winner Cool Coal Man is a colt born Jan. 20 in Ocala, Fla.Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Sunrise Smarty took all the heat up front and still had just enough to hang on for a half-length win in the $100,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III) on Thanksgiving at Aqueduct.Thursday, November 24, 2011
Top sire Wildcat Heir will remain at $10,000 for 2012. New sires J P's Gusto will stand for $3,500, while Vineyard Haven will stand for $3,000.Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Vineyard Haven, a three-time grade I winner and the leading 2-year-old of his generation, has been retired from racing and will stand in 2012 at Brent and Crystal Fernung's Journeyman Stud near Ocala, FlaWednesday, November 16, 2011
Friesan Fire, winner of the 2009 Louisiana Derby (gr. II) and the favorite in that year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), has been retired from racing and will stand at Merryland in Maryland.Friday, October 21, 2011
Jackson Bend slipped through an opening along the rail at the top of the stretch en route to his first win since October 2009 in the $78,000 James Marvin Stakes on opening day at Saratoga July 22.Friday, July 22, 2011
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords will have a race named in her honor. But vote for best race on Opening Day goes to James Marvin Stakes.Friday, July 22, 2011
The $100,000 Schuylerville (gr. III) for 2-year-old fillies is the feature on opening day of the 40-day Saratoga meet, but the ungraded James Marvin Stakes for older sprinters is the race that has everyone taking notice.Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Morning Line, winner of the seven-furlong Carter Handicap (gr. I) at Aqueduct in his last start, heads a field of seven in the Salvator Mile Stakes (gr. III) at Monmouth Park.Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Favored Thiskyhasnolimit prevailed in a terrific stretch duel with Gladding to win the $200,000 Texas Mile (gr. III) by a half-length at Lone Star Park April 23 for his first graded stakes triumph since 2009.Saturday, April 23, 2011
Gladding, a grade II winner for trainer John Sadler, will attempt to become the latest California-based horse to win the Texas Mile (gr. III) when the $200,000 event is contested April 23 at Lone Star Park.Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Aikenite rallied from off the pace, collared Cool Bullet at the sixteenth-pole, and drew away for a decisive victory in the $175,000 Commonwealth Stakes (gr. II) on April 16.Saturday, April 16, 2011
Grade II winner Cool Coal Man had his first mare confirmed in foal. The mare, Bahrina (by Bahri), is owned by Rick Sutherland.Tuesday, March 08, 2011
The Mike Repole/Todd Pletcher team will be formidable when they send out the coupled entry of Calibrachoa and Have You Ever the six-furlong event March 5 at Aqueduct. A field of six was drawn.Wednesday, March 02, 2011
Cool Coal Man, a grade II-winning son of Mineshaft, will stand the 2011 breeding season at Hartley/DeRenzo Thoroughbreds in Ocala, Florida for a fee of $5,000.Friday, February 04, 2011
In a star-studded field that included four Breeders' Cup starters, it was the longest shot on the board, Jersey Town, who pulled a 34-1 shocker in the Hill 'N' Dale Cigar Mile (gr. I) Nov. 27 at Aqueduct.Saturday, November 27, 2010
Four horses coming out of Breeders' Cup races will return for a bang-up edition of the $250,000 Hill 'N' Dale Cigar Mile Handicap (gr. I) Nov. 27 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, November 24, 2010