2008 Dark Bay or Brown Colt
|Trainer: William H. Fires|
|Jockey: Jon Kenton Court|
|Owner: Yagos, Robert and Loval|
|Breeder: Grapestock LLC|
|2009||Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale||$60,000|
2011 Arkansas Derby-G1 champion.
Only son of Arch at stud
to win major stakes at 2 & 3.
Stands 1st season in 2012!
Archarcharch, a grade I winner and Spendthrift Farm stallion, was represented by his first foal, a filly out of the Kingmambo mare Enfiraaj Jan. 12 in Kentucky.Monday, January 14, 2013
Images from some of the Kentucky Farm Open Houses in January 2012.Saturday, January 14, 2012
Archarcharch, who won this year's Arkansas Derby (gr. I) before being injured at the start of the Kentucky Derby (gr. I), will stand the 2012 breeding season at Spendthrift Farm near Lexington.Thursday, May 19, 2011
Owner Bob Yagos said Archarcharch has been retired from racing after fracturing his left front leg during the May 7 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).Monday, May 09, 2011
The morning after saddling Animal Kingdom to win the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), trainer Graham Motion was still trying to absorb the overwhelming feelings associated with winning America's biggest race.Sunday, May 08, 2011
Join Jason Shandler and Tom LaMarra for a live, one hour chat Saturday at Noon EDT. Be ready to talk Derby and anything else that's on your mind.Saturday, May 07, 2011
When logic and analysis gets you nowhere, be a contrarian.Friday, May 06, 2011
I do not like Archarcharch's Kentucky Derby Presented By Yum! Brands (gr. I) post down on the rail, but I'm still going to pick him as the Run for the Roses winner.Friday, May 06, 2011
A visual look at the field for the 2011 Kentucky Derby.Thursday, May 05, 2011
Robert Yagos, owner of Archarcharch, stayed positive about the Derby experience even after drawing the short straw in the post positions for the Run for the Roses.Thursday, May 05, 2011
Master of Hounds is big mystery horse of the Derby.Thursday, May 05, 2011
Lenny Shulman interviews Jon Court, jockey for Archarcharch.Thursday, May 05, 2011
Who will win this year's Kentucky Derby? Will there be a Decisive Moment to have Twice the Appeal? Will the winner be Dialed In, as you Watch Me Go? Or will you Stay Thirsty, watching Pants On Fire?Wednesday, May 04, 2011
With a 30 percent chance of scattered thunderstorms Friday and Saturday, it may be time to start thinking about handicapping the race for an off track.Wednesday, May 04, 2011
This will be an abbreviated report, as there wasn't much activity Tuesday morning.Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Lenny Shulman reports on the news of the day, including the defection of Toby's Corner, which allows Derby Kitten to run. Plus, the arrival of Master of Hounds, and gallops by Soldat, Archarcharch, and Mucho Macho Man.Tuesday, May 03, 2011
There are several longshots worthy of a second look in this wide-open Derby.Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Trainer Jinks Fires sent the Arkansas Derby winner to the track at Churchill Downs on the morning of May 3 for what he described as a strong gallop.Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Arkansas Derby (gr. I) winner Archarcharch blitzed through his final Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) work on Friday, April 29 at Churchill Downs.Friday, April 29, 2011
Jason, Evan, and Tim give an overview of Derby 137.Thursday, April 28, 2011
Jinks Fires answers questions about Archarcharch, Jon Court, the Derby, and more.Tuesday, April 26, 2011
The first revealing of my Kentucky Derby 2011 Top 5 picks. Stay Thirsty is on top, and you should already know why. The rest of the picks are easy to see, if you don't over think the Kentucky Derby this year.Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Before we get really perplexed and befuddled by the morass of statistics, opinions, and rumors, here is one person's opinion of the best of what we have and what we've seen, broke down by categories.Saturday, April 23, 2011
A look back at the Arkansas Derby, and a look forward to the probables and possibles in the Kentucky Derby.Friday, April 22, 2011
Lenny and Steve review at the Arkansas Derby, delve into some Derby trivia, discuss trainer Rick Dutrow, look back on the career of A.P. Indy, and more.Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Trainer: Thomas Albertrani
Owner: West Point Thoroughbreds, St. Elias Stable and Spendthrift Farm LLC
Jockey: Luis Saez
Trainer: Thomas M. Amoss
Owner: GoldMark Farm, LLC and Whisper Hill Farm
Jockey: Rosie Napravnik
Trainer: Bob Baffert
Owner: Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
Jockey: Martin Garcia
Trainer: Albert M. Stall, Jr.
Owner: Claiborne Farm and Dilschneider, Adele B.
Jockey: Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.
Trainer: D. Wayne Lukas
Owner: Hornung, P., Martin, E., Lukas, D., Davis, W., Miller, D. and Shade, M.
Jockey: Julien R. Leparoux
Trainer: Claude R. McGaughey III
Owner: Janney, III, Stuart S. and Phipps Stable
Jockey: Joel Rosario
Trainer: Edward Plesa, Jr.
Owner: Trilogy Stable and Plesa, Laurie
Jockey: John R. Velazquez
Trainer: Doug F. O'Neill
Owner: W. C. Racing, Kenney, Dave and RAP Racing
Jockey: Kevin Krigger