Fletcher and Carolyn Gray's homebred Icon Ike, a stakes-winning son of Yes It's True, will stand the 2015 breeding season at Dr. Linda Robbins' Starfish Stallions near Hot Springs, Ark. His fee will be $1,000.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2005
With Indian Blessing resting up for a summer-fall campaign in shorter races, a pair of 3-year-old fillies who have tackled the Eclipse Award winner - Backseat Rhythm and Highest Class - are looking for their chance to shine.
Bsharpsonata continued her ascent to the top of the 3-year-old filly ranks, splitting horses in the stretch to win the Davona Dale Stakes (gr. II) by two lengths March 2 at Gulfstream Park, her fourth consecutive triumph.
The Pulpit filly will have to defeat 11 rivals Jan. 1 in the Tropical Park Oaks at Calder Race Course.
Robbies and Emmas Racing Stables' two-year-old filly Robbie's Gal just missed winning the $100,000 John Franks Juvenile Fillies Turf last month when she finished second by a neck behind Wise Cookie, but she returned to the Calder turf on Sunday to get her first stakes victory in the $75,000 Live Oak Georgia Debutante Stakes.
|Trainer||Stephen L. DiMauro|
|Jockey||Cornelio H. Velasquez|
|Breeder||Catherine J. Hudson|
|Robbie's Gal View Five-Cross Pedigree||Straight Man||Saint Ballado|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Marcos Ramirez||Kelli Mitchell, agent||$5,000|
|Yearling||Gold Star, agent||($6,000)|
|Two-year-old||Robert S. Scanlon Jr.||Gold Star, agent||$62,000|
|Broodmare||Carolyn & Fletcher Gray||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$60,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.