The Roman Ruler colt is scheduled to run in the Risen Star Stakes (gr. II).
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2007
Closing from out of the clouds, Ron the Greek ran down favored Maximus Ruler in the final strides to capture the $100,000 Lecomte Stakes (gr. III) by 1 1/2 lengths at Fair Grounds Jan. 23.
Jason, Tom, and Rich Nilsen of twinspires/brisnet preview the Holy Bull (gr. III) at Gulfstream, and the LeComte (gr. III) at Fair Grounds on January 23. Watch Video
Highly-regarded Maximus Ruler makes his 3-year-old debut when he battles 10 rivals in the $100,000 LeComte Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 23 at Fair Grounds.
As a prelude to the Derby Dozen, we are publishing a Top 25 list made up solely of horses who have not yet run in a stakes.
|Jockey||Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.|
|Owner||Don L. Benge|
|Breeder||Hargus Sexton & Sandra Sexton|
|Maximus Ruler View Five-Cross Pedigree||Roman Ruler||Fusaichi Pegasus|
|Lost Love||Lost Code|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Warrendale Sales, agent for Hargus & Sandra Sexton, H.O.M.||($20,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.