Chris Block-trained 6-Year old loves the 1 1/2-mile distance and the Arlington Course. Stablemate Mister Marti Gras entered here and in Arlington Handicap
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2010
|Trainer||Michael J. Maker|
|Owner||Skychai Racing LLC, Sand Dollar Stable LLC, Raymond, T. and Wagner, J.|
|Breeder||Edward P. Evans|
|Moro Tap View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tapit||Pulpit|
|Tap Your Heels|
|Ghost Dancing||Silver Ghost|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Off the Hook, agent||Lane's End, agent for Dispersal of the Estate of Edward P. Evans||$10,000|
|Two-year-old||Off the Hook, agent||($100,000)|
|Two-year-old||Skychai Racing & Terry Raymond||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||$350,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
After an intense duel down the Churchill Downs stretch, odds-on favorite War Dancer thrust his head in front of Suntracer at the finish line and won the Louisville Handicap (gr. IIIT) May 24.
Well-traveled Charming Kitten drew the far outside post in a field of 10 sophomores as the 7-2 morning-line favorite in the $200,000 Hawthorne Derby (gr. IIIT) on the turf Oct. 5 in Illinois.
WinStar Farm's General Election, winner of the first leg of the Mid-America Triple--the May 25 Arlington Classic--returns to Arlington July 13 to pursue the second race of the series, the $200,000 American Derby.
Gross sales, average price, and median price all rose by double-digit percentages following day six of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock sale.
|Up With the Birds|