Call Me George, winner of the 2015 New Orleans Handicap (gr. II), will commence stud duties in 2016 at Gulf Coast Equine in Sunset, La.
Call Me George
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2010
Repole Stable's Coach Inge and jockey John Velazquez outran a game V. E. Day for a game neck victory in the Brooklyn Invitational (gr. II) on the Belmont Stakes presented by DraftKings (gr. I) June 6 card.
Lane's End Racing and Dell Ridge Farm's Honor Code will make his long-awaited Churchill Downs debut in the 12th running of the $400,000 Alysheba (Stakes (gr. II) on the May 1 Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) undercard.
Call Me George wore down Albano and favorite Moreno late in the $400,000 New Orleans Handicap (gr. II), engineering a 22-1 upset that provided jockey James Graham a milestone win March 28 at Fair Grounds
Twin Creeks Racing Stable's Red Rifle delivered the latest in a line of satisfying stakes scores for jockey Florent Geroux Nov. 29, winning the $250,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup Handicap (gr. II).
A field of 11 will gather for the $250,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup (gr. II) at Hawthorne Race Course Nov. 29, contesting the only graded stakes and open event of Hawthorne Race Course's fall stand.
Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider's Departing headlines a field of eight horses entered for the $200,000 Hagyard Fayette (gr. II) to be run Oct. 25, closing day of the fall meet at Keeneland.
Cigar Street returned to his winning ways when he easily held off favored Departing to take the $135,500 Homecoming Classic at Churchill Downs by 1 3/4 lengths.
|Trainer||Grant T. Forster|
|Jockey||Ramon A. Vazquez|
|Owner||Joiner, Clint, Bond, Matthew and Curry, Jim|
|Breeder||Margaux Farm, Inc. & Barry Irwin|
|Call Me George View Five-Cross Pedigree||Point Given||Thunder Gulch|
|Sassy Chimes||Chimes Band|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Sunny Oak Farm||Margaux Farm, agent||$4,500|