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- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2010
Glen Andred Stud's Robert Percival, who has been breeding Thoroughbreds in England for more than 50 years, was presented with the Andrew Devonshire Bronze at the Thoroughbred Breeders' Association's Annual Awards Lunch at the Hyatt Regency Churchill Hotel in London Jan. 6.
For the fifth time this century, Khalid Abdullah's Juddmonte Farms has won the Queen's Silver Cup awarded to the leading British-based breeder (flat) who has accrued the most prize money in Great Britain and Ireland from mares normally resident in the United Kingdom.
Promising Lead landed her first group I victory with a comfortable 1 1/4-length win over Mad About You in the Audi Pretty Polly Stakes (Ire-I) at the Curragh June 28.
Sir Michael Stoute, who has saddled such notable winners of the Princess Margaret Stakes (Eng-III) as classic winner Russian Rhythm and group II winner Enthused, added another potential star to that group when the filly Visit captured this year's renewal at Ascot on Sunday.
|Trainer||H. Graham Motion|
|Owner||Dark Hollow Farm, Brown, Mr. Dorsey, Davidov, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold, et al|
|Breeder||Dark Hollow, Fast Kitty Farm, Arnold Davidov & Mr. & Mrs. David Schwaber|
|Arrive View Five-Cross Pedigree||Street Boss||Street Cry (IRE)|
|Dream Out Loud||Stravinsky|
|Ms. Strike Zone|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Niall Brennan Stables, agent||($200,000)|
|Racing prospect||Midwest Thoroughbreds||Dark Hollow, agent||$37,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.