Dusty Spike

  • Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
  • Born 1999
  • USA-Bred
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Game Sir Cherokee Wins Maxxam Gold Cup

Favored Sir Cherokee, passed in the stretch by Freefourinternet, responded with a determined rally to inch away to a three-quarters of a length victory in Saturday's night's $100,000 Maxxam Gold Cup Handicap at Sam Houston Race Park.

Expected Arkansas Derby Field Grows, May Shrink Soon

The number of horses expected for the April 13 Arkansas Derby (gr. II) expanded to 12 Wednesday with the addition of Dial A Hero, It'sallinthechase, Like A Hero, and Guppie's Secret. But Oaklawn Park officials are beginning to fear the connections of Rebel Stakes (gr. III) runner-up Ocean Sound may opt for the Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) instead.


Trainer Mark C. Lee
Jockey Ken A. Shino
Owner Dusty Rose Ranch LLC (Raymond W. Deiter)
Breeder Raymond William Deiter


Dusty Spike View Five-Cross Pedigree Harriman Lord Gaylord
Space Dust Ridan Clarion

Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
Hip 51
Yearling Dusty Rose Ranch ($650)

Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.

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