Grade II stakes-placed Forest Command will stand in 2011 at Oak Hill Farm near Paso Robles, Calif.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2005
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||John T. Ward, Jr.|
|Owner||John C. Oxley|
|Forest Command View Five-Cross Pedigree||Monarchos||Maria's Mon|
|Forest Secrets||Forest Wildcat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||John C. Oxley||Gainesway, agent||$185,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Rich Meyer||Gainesway, agent||$4,200|
Magna Graduate, a multiple graded stakes winner who has amassed nearly $2.2 million in career earnings, will look to snap a losing streak as he faces five rivals in the $100,000-added Ack Ack Handicap (gr. III), the featured event on the opening day of Churchill Downs Oct. 26-Nov. 29 Fall Meet.
Local hope My Pal Charlie put it all together in the $515,000 Super Derby (gr. II) with his first stakes victory for owner B. Wayne Hughes and trainer Albert Stall Jr. Sept. 20 at Louisiana Downs in Bossier City.
This week, Jason and Tom take on the Super Derby. Plus, selections from from Cary Fotias of Equiform for the Super Derby, the Fitz Cotillion and Arlington Park Race 3, Sept. 20.
Though he's lightly raced and has yet to run farther than seven furlongs, Forest Command figures to draw much of the attention in the $500,000 Super Derby (gr. II) at Louisiana Downs Sept. 20.