Live Oak Plantation's World Approval has been knocking on the door at the top level and broke through July 3 for his first grade I win in the $300,000 United Nations Stakes (gr. IT) at Monmouth Park.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
German-bred Wake Forest (GER), who has done little wrong in a pair of starts for trainer Chad Brown this year, chases his second grade I victory in a row in the $300,000 United Nations Stakes (gr. IT) July 3 at Monmouth Park.
Weaving through horses in the stretch under John Velazquez, Wake Forest displayed a powerful late kick to surge past rivals in the final furlong to win the $400,000 Man o' War Stakes May 14 at Belmont Park.
Ex-claimer Chocolate Ride will be seeking to defend his title in the $300,000 Muniz Memorial Handicap (gr. IIT) March 26 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots as the son of Candy Ride has been assigned top weight of 124 pounds.
Pacesetter My Afleet ran the race of his life Sept. 6 at Kentucky Downs as he denied highly regarded Medal Count in a thrilling finish to the $250,000 Dueling Grounds Derby on the turf at Kentucky Downs Sept. 6.
Irish import Belisarius will not run in the $500,000 Secretariat Stakes (gr. IT) Aug. 16 at Arlington International Racecourse, the track reported.
Mr Speaker exits a four-length win in the Lexington Stakes (gr. III) on Keeneland's Polytrack April 19, and Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey believes he will relish the Belmont Park turf course.
|Trainer||H. Graham Motion|
|Breeder||G. Kelly, Milltownmore & Pinnacle B/S|
|Can'thelpbelieving (IRE) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Duke of Marmalade (IRE)||Danehill|
|Love Me True|
|Embark (GB)||Soviet Star|
|Shore Line (GB)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Camas Park||The Premier Consignment||$80,778|
|Yearling||Camas Park Stud||($49,039)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|The Chilli Man|