SUNLAND PARK, Sunland Park, NM
|1||Fusa Code||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: A||$60,000|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Gelding | Fusaichi Pegasus - Lasting Code, Lost Code
Sire: Fusaichi Pegasus , Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 9 starts, 6 wins, $1,994,400. Lifetime: 727 yearlings sold, median $75,480.
Broodmare Sire: Lost Code, Dark Bay or Brown, 1984. In 2009: 1.46 AEI.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $55,000.
|2||Behold de Buy||Margin: nose||TrueNicks: A++||$21,000|
Sire: E Dubai , Bay, 1998. Raced 3 years. 11 starts, 5 wins, $920,800. Lifetime: 315 yearlings sold, median $15,000.
Broodmare Sire: Cat Thief , Chestnut, 1996.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $3,700.
|3||Special Kid||Margin: 3¼||TrueNicks: A+||$10,000|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Gelding | Lemon Drop Kid - Little Tom Cat, Tomorrows Cat
Sire: Lemon Drop Kid , Bay, 1996. Raced 3 years. 24 starts, 10 wins, $3,245,370. Lifetime: 444 yearlings sold, median $55,000.
Broodmare Sire: Tomorrows Cat, Dark Bay or Brown, 1995.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company June Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age Sale, $80,000.
Keeneland Association April 2010 Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($55,000).
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $25,000.
|1||Fusa Code||Justin Shepherd||Steven M. Asmussen|
|2||Behold de Buy||Ken S. Tohill||Joyce Salisbury|
|3||Special Kid||Christian Santiago Reyes||Doug F. O'Neill|
|4||R Skydiver||Miguel Hernandez||Henry Dominguez|
|5||What the Toccet||Isaias D. Enriquez||Shannon Ritter|
|6||Carsoncitygambler||Christopher G. Zamora||Jamie Zamora|
|7||It's My Party||Jorge Martin Bourdieu||Chris A. Hartman|
|8||Expecting Cash||Ramsey Zimmerman||Steven M. Asmussen|
|9||Orion Xpress||Juan Ochoa||Henry Dominguez|
|10||Mason's Pegasus||Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.||Greg Green|
Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino begins an impressive $16 million live horse racing season Dec. 7 continuing through April 16.Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Racing Officials at Sunland Park have renamed the Borderland Derby in honor of Mine That Bird, upset winner of the 2009 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).Friday, June 22, 2012
Isn't He Clever happily returned to New Mexico for trainer Henry Dominguez, where he produced a sharp 1 3/4-length tally in the $150,000 Borderland Derby at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Feb. 25.Saturday, February 25, 2012
Isn't He Clever, returning to New Mexico after a fourth-place finish in the Robert B. Lewis Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita earlier this month, heads a field of seven entered for Sunland Park's $150,000 Borderland Derby.Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Astrology has been a bit star-crossed so far in 2011, but the well-regarded son of A.P. Indy will finally get his 3-year-old season started in the $800,000 Sunland Park Derby (gr. III) in New Mexico March 27.Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Steve Asmussen's latest bend on the Triple Crown trail took the two-time Eclipse Award-winning trainer back to New Mexico Feb. 26 where his maiden Fusa Code upset the field in the $100,000 Borderland Derby at Sunland Park.Saturday, February 26, 2011
Special Kid, a maiden winner in his most recent start at Santa Anita for trainer Doug O'Neill, is the 5-2 morning line choice in a field of 10 3-year-olds entered for the Borderland Derby Feb. 26 at Sunland Park.Wednesday, February 23, 2011
California shipper Tango Tango is the morning line favorite among nine 3-year-olds for Sunland Park's $100,000 Borderland Derby Feb. 27, a race that takes on added significance as a prep for the $800,000 Sunland Derby.Wednesday, February 24, 2010
New Mexico state representative Candy Spence Ezzell recognized Mine That Bird as "New Mexico Horse of the Year for 2009." The memorial passed the state's House of Representatives Feb. 11 unanimously by a vote of 70-0.Thursday, February 11, 2010
Scorewithcater outfought Mine That Bird during a stretch-long duel to capture the $100,000 Borderland Derby by a neck at Sunland Park Feb. 28.Saturday, February 28, 2009
Poni Colada remained unbeaten in New Mexico with an eight-length laugher in the $100,000 Borderland Derby for 3-year-olds at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino on Feb. 16.Saturday, February 16, 2008
Takedown, a son of Point Given, made his stakes debut a winning one Saturday at Sunland Park, capturing the $100,000 Borderland Derby for 3-year-olds by 1 1/4 lengths over Jack Hes Tops.Saturday, February 17, 2007
Game of Skill, a former Southern California runner who opened some eyes at Sunland Park with a nine-length maiden win on Jan. 23, figures to get plenty of attention in Saturday's $100,000 Borderland Derby sponsored by Casa Ford for 3-year-olds.Wednesday, February 14, 2007
Winless in his three previous starts, Southern California invader Indy Wildcat surprised the field with an all-out effort to win the $100,000 Borderland Derby for 3-year-olds at Sunland Park.Sunday, February 26, 2006
Mike McCarty's Doctor Decherd, who won the Aventura Stakes Jan. 7 at Gulfstream Park by a nose, ships to the Southwest to run in the $100,000 Borderland Derby on Sunday at New Mexico's Sunland Park.Friday, February 24, 2006
Undefeated Cajun Pepper will make his 3-year-old debut by leading a dozen sophomores to the gate for Sunday's $100,000 Borderland Derby, going 1 1/16 miles at Sunland Park. The Borderland Derby is the final local prep for the April 2, $500,000 WinStar Sunland Park Derby.Friday, February 25, 2005
Maiden Go Kitty Go stormed past weakening 11-10 favorite Rocky Gulch to post a major surprise in Sunday's $105,450 Borderland Derby for 3-year-olds at Sunland Park.Sunday, February 29, 2004
An impressive maiden winner at Fair Grounds in Louisiana will take on seasoned New Mexico-based stakes winners in the $100,000 Borderland Derby Feb. 29 at Sunland Park.Friday, February 27, 2004