Gus Schickedanz's Marlang led from gate to wire in the $488,745 Breeders' Stakes at Woodbine Aug. 3 to capture the turf jewel of Canada's Triple Crown.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2005
- AB -Bred
|Trainer||Michael V. Pino|
|Owner||Daniel M. Ryan|
|Breeder||Paul Punnopsri & Philip Teinowitz|
|Cryptonite Kid View Five-Cross Pedigree||Cryptoclearance||Fappiano|
|Cozy Up Doc||Explosive Red|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||RGH Bloodstock||Margaux Farm, agent||$7,500|
|Yearling||MHB Stables||Richard G. Hogan, agent||$28,918|
|Two-year-old||M&H Training & Sales, agent||($20,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Solitaire, the 5-2 morning line favorite for the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes at Woodbine Aug. 3, tries to become the first maiden winner of the 118-year-old event since Fair Montague in 1915.
Deputiformer rallied from 11th place after three-quarters and used a determined stretch drive to nip favored Cryptonite Kid by a neck in the $250,000 Cup And Saucer Stakes at Woodbine Oct. 14, a 1 1/16-mile event for 2-year-olds on the turf.
The second and final session of the Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society's Woodbine yearling sale -- preferred offerings -- took place Sept. 8, with similar results to the select session: a decrease in average but a steady middle market.