SARATOGA, Saratoga Springs, NY
|1||Daveron (GER)||Margin: 1¾||TrueNicks: A||$120,000|
2005 | Chestnut Mare | Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Darwinia (GER), Acatenango (GER)
Sire: Black Sam Bellamy (IRE), Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 18 starts, 4 wins, $680,472. Lifetime: 69 yearlings sold, median $18,801.
Broodmare Sire: Acatenango (GER), Chestnut, 1982.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $750,000.
Baden-Baden 2006 Yearling Sale, $128,120.
|2||Tapitsfly||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: A++||$40,000|
2007 | Gray or Roan Mare | Tapit - Flying Marlin, Marlin
Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Raced 2 years. 6 starts, 3 wins, $557,300. Lifetime: 371 yearlings sold, median $75,000.
Broodmare Sire: Marlin, Bay, 1993.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall, 2012 Mixed Sale, $1,850,000.
|3||Romacaca||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A++||$20,000|
2006 | Dark Bay or Brown Mare | Running Stag - Romaca, Kris S.
Sire: Running Stag, Bay, 1994. Raced 5 years. 40 starts, 7 wins, $1,663,227. Lifetime: 138 yearlings sold, median $6,100.
Broodmare Sire: Kris S., Dark Bay or Brown, 1977.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall, 2012 Mixed Sale, ($245,000).
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2008 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($19,000).
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2007 Open Sale of Yearlings, ($5,000).
Scratched: Miss Keller (IRE).
|1||Daveron (GER)||Eddie Castro||H. Graham Motion|
|2||Tapitsfly||Robby Albarado||Dale L. Romans|
|3||Romacaca||Paco Lopez||Nick Canani|
|4||Mekong Melody (IRE)||John R. Velazquez||Roger L. Attfield|
|5||Aviate (GB)||Julien R. Leparoux||William I. Mott|
|6||Desert Sage (GB)||Jose Lezcano||Chad C. Brown|
|7||Strike the Bell||Ramon A. Dominguez||David G. Donk|
|8||Trix in the City||Shaun Bridgmohan||Richard A. Violette, Jr.|
Morton Fink's Lisa Danielle, the dam of Horse of the Year Wise Dan, was honored April 25 as Broodmare of the Year by the Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association at its annual awards luncheon.Thursday, April 25, 2013
by Anne Peters
During the first weekend in February, he was represented by three graded stakes winners: Flashback, Honorable Dillon, and Tapicat.
Seven-year-old Romacaca will try to secure the 11th stakes victory of her career and third at Gulfstream Park when she faces an expected seven other fillies and mares in the $150,000 Suwannee River Stakes Feb. 9.Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Romacaca was back in familiar surroundings after capturing the $100,000 South Beach Stakes, but she wouldn't have been in the Gulfstream Park winner's circle had owner Frank Calabrese received his price at auction.Sunday, December 09, 2012
The Turf Publicists of America honored trainer Dale Romans with the Big Sport of Turfdom Award Nov. 16, an honor that recognizes Romans' efforts to work with media and turf publicists to promote the sport.Friday, November 16, 2012
Tapitsfly edged past Daisy Devine in the First Lady Stakes on Oct. 6 on the turf at Keeneland while 7-5 favorite Hungry Island settled for third.Saturday, October 06, 2012
Jenny Wiley Stakes winner Daisy Devine will face fellow grade I winners Tapitsfly and Summer Soiree when she starts in the First Lady Stakes Oct. 6 at Keeneland Race Course.Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Favored Zagora found firm going much to her liking in capturing the $250,000 Ballston Spa Stakes (gr. IIT), presented by Jose Cuervo, in record time on the inner turf course Aug. 25 at Saratoga Race Course.Saturday, August 25, 2012
Grade I winner Summer Soiree, last seen finishing second in the Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) last November, makes her 2012 debut in the $250,000 Ballston Spa Stakes Presented by Jose Cuervo (gr. IIT) on Saratoga's inner turf.Wednesday, August 22, 2012
With horses invading from at least four countries as well as various parts of the U.S. for the Beverly D. Aug. 18, it is somewhat ironic that the 3-1 morning line favorite has been based at Arlington much of the summer.Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The Beverly D. Stakes that is part of Arlington Park's International Festival of Racing is ripe with contenders who are hard to separate on paper.Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Phillips Racing Partnership's homebred Winter Memories accelerated coming off the second turn and continued on for an impressive victory in the $600,000 Diana Handicap (gr. IT).Saturday, July 28, 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
Frank Calabrese's Romacaca gamely held off Snow Top Mountain by a neck in the Modesty Handicap (gr. IIIT)at Arlington Park. The 6-year-old Running Stag mare covered the 1 3/16 miles in 1:56.67.Saturday, July 14, 2012
Two-time 2012 stakes winner Upperline carries top weight of 121 pounds July 14 in the 1 3/16-mile Modesty Handicap (gr. IIIT). The Modesty is one of four stakes on Arlington's 'Million Preview Day.'Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Dullahan and Shackleford were among the stars from trainer Dale Romans' barn that posted published workouts at Churchill Downs June 23.Saturday, June 23, 2012
Evan Hammonds recaps the Belmont Stakes (gr. I), True North Handicap (gr. II), Just A Game Stakes (gr. I), and Manhattan Handicap (gr. IT).Sunday, June 10, 2012
The 5-year-old Tapit mare holds off even-money favorite Winter Memories.Saturday, June 09, 2012
Winter Memories battles Hungry Island and Tapitsfly, in the $500,000 Longines Just a Game Stakes (gr. IT) at a mile on the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) undercard June 9.Thursday, June 07, 2012
Frank L. Jones Jr's Tapitsfly, who has started four times this year in graded events and has won or placed in all of them, will carry top weight of 121 pounds in the Early Times Mint Julep Handicap at Churchill Downs.Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Virginia Kraft Payson's Ruthenia made the most of her Monmouth Park debut with a come-from-behind victory in the $100,000 Violet Stakes (gr. IIIT) May 28 at the New Jersey racetrack.Monday, May 28, 2012
Unbridled Humor will be looking for her first win of the year and her first graded stakes victory since last September when she goes postward in the $100,000 Violet Stakes (gr. IIIT) over the Monmouth Park turf May 28.Saturday, May 26, 2012
A solid field of 10 female turf specialists that includes recent Jenny Wiley Stakes (gr. IT) winner Daisy Devine has been entered in the Churchill Distaff Turf Mile (gr. IIT) on May 5.Thursday, May 03, 2012
James Miller's Daisy Devine, allowed to get away with an easy lead under James Graham, went wire-to-wire in the $300,000 Jenny Wiley (gr. IT) April 14 at Keeneland.Saturday, April 14, 2012
Zagora, who ran third in last year's Jenny Wiley Stakes (gr. IIT) at Keeneland, is back for this year running, but this time she's coming off two straight graded stakes wins.Wednesday, April 11, 2012