Good Night Shirt, the 2007 Eclipse award winner as the nation's top steeplechase horse, heads a list of 10 nominated for the $150,000 Iroquois (NSA-I) at Percy Warner Park in Nashville, Tenn., on May 10.
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2002
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Ernest M. Oare|
|Breeder||Jayeff B Stables|
|Orison View Five-Cross Pedigree||Pulpit||A.P. Indy|
|Sazarac Jazz||Dixieland Band|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Green Spirit Farm||Lane's End, agent||$240,000|
|Racing prospect||Summerfield, agent for EMO Stables||($4,500)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Champion steeplechaser McDynamo attempts to extend his history-making streak of success in the Breeders' Cup Grand National (NSA-I) Oct. 20 at the Far Hills Races in Far Hills, N.J.
Good Night Shirt overcame a stumble on the final fence when he nearly lost his rider, registering a one-length victory over Orison in the inaugural running of the $168,400 Lonesome Glory Hurdle (NSA-I) at Belmont Park Sept. 22.
EMO Stable's Orison saved ground on the final turn and passed three horses in the stretch to win a contentious Carolina First Carolina Cup Saturday at Springdale Race Course.
The 2007 steeplechase season gets in full swing Saturday when the Carolina First Carolina Cup, a grade II for novices, is run for the 75th time over the Springdale Race Course in Camden, S.C.
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