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.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2006
|Jockey||Juan C. Leyva|
|Owner||Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum|
|Breeder||Kennelot Stables, Ltd.|
|Quiet Emarati View Five-Cross Pedigree||Quiet American||Fappiano|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Terry Gabriel, agent||Calumet Farm||$97,000|
|Two-year-old||Elysian Bloodstock, agent||($130,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.