Pioneerof the Nile

  • Dark Bay or Brown Colt
  • Born 2006
  • KY-Bred
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Connections

Trainer Bob Baffert
Jockey Garrett K. Gomez
Owner Zayat Stables LLC
Breeder Zayat Stables, LLC

Pedigree

Pioneerof the Nile View Five-Cross Pedigree Empire Maker Unbridled
Toussaud
Star of Goshen Lord At War (ARG)
Castle Eight

Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
KEESEP2007
Hip 458
Yearling Zayat Stables Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent $290,000

Maiden Watch: Roaring to Victory

Maiden Watch: Roaring to Victory

Gun Roar (Bernstein) got up late for victory at Churchill Downs. For Saturday, 2 two-year-old races, one at Calder and one at Lone Star Park. Plus, a new worker for Pioneerof the Nile. read blog

Eskendereya to Be Sold Under Zayat Plan

Eskendereya to Be Sold Under Zayat Plan

Zayat Stables has agreed to sell all of grade I winner and probable Kentucky Derby favorite Eskendereya this year under a bankruptcy reorganization plan that projects all creditors will be paid in full.

Owner Zayat Surprised by Bank's Lawsuit

Owner Zayat Surprised by Bank's Lawsuit

Ahmed Zayat, who operates one of North America's leading racing stables and is a major buyer at equine auctions, said he is surprised that a major bank has filed suit seeking repayment of more than $34 million in loans.

Stud Fee Set for Pioneerof the Nile

Stud Fee Set for Pioneerof the Nile

Multiple grade I-winning millionaire and Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) second-place finisher Pioneerof the Nile will stand for $20,000 when he enters stud at Dr. Tom Simon's Vinery near Lexington in 2010.

Pioneerof The Nile to Vinery

Pioneerof The Nile to Vinery

Santa Anita Derby victor Pioneerof the Nile, second to Mine That Bird in this year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, will begin his stallion career at Dr. Tom Simon's Vinery in Kentucky.

Injury Ends career of Pioneerof the Nile

Injury Ends career of Pioneerof the Nile

Zayat Stables' Pioneerof the Nile, winner of four consecutive graded stakes and second in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), has been retired due to a soft tissue injury to his left front leg.

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