Left alone on the front end, favored Get Stormy kicked away in the stretch and breezed to victory in the $150,000 Fourstardave Handicap (gr. IIT) in a swift time on the Mellon Turf Course at Saratoga Aug. 1.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2005
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|Owner||Karahalios, Peter, J.|
|Public Speaker View Five-Cross Pedigree||Distorted Humor||Forty Niner|
|Gouache (ARG)||Southern Halo|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||WinStar Farm||Katalpa Farm, agent for RMF Thoroughbreds||$300,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||WinStar Racing, agent||($75,000)|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Santa Escolastica||Magdalena Farm, agent||$75,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
His five-race winning streak snapped last month in Canada, Get Stormy looks to get back to his winning ways in the $150,000 Fourstardave Handicap (gr. IIT) on the Saratoga turf Aug. 1.
Mine That Bird, winner of the 2009 Kentucky Derby Presented By Yum! Brands (gr. I), finishes eighth in his first race since last November.
Gio Ponti, the 2009 Eclipse Award winner as older male and male turf horse, will make his first start of 2010 on Feb. 20 when he contests the $150,000 Tampa Bay Breeders' Cup, a 1 1/16 miles turf test for 4-year-olds and up.
Parading returns to the scene of his most lopsided stakes victory earlier this year when he takes on nine rivals in Keeneland's $150,000 Fayette Stakes on Oct. 31, closing day for the Lexington track's short fall meet.
Southern California shipper Awesome Gem came from off the pace to run down Nite Light in deep stretch for a 1 1/4-length win in the $500,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup Handicap (gr. II) at muddy Hawthorne Park Oct. 3.
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