Csaba successfully defended his title in the $100,000 Fred W. Hooper Handicap (gr. III), notching consecutive wins when he put away Valid in the final sixteenth of the Dec. 7 test at Calder Casino & Race Course.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2010
|Trainer||Marcus J. Vitali|
|Owner||Crossed Sabres Farm|
|Breeder||Edward P. Evans|
|Valid View Five-Cross Pedigree||Medaglia d'Oro||El Prado (IRE)|
|Grand Prayer||Grand Slam|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||John Ferguson||Lane's End, agent for Dispersal of the Estate of Edward P. Evans||$500,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Carolyn R. Vogel||Kiaran McLaughlin, agent||$115,000|
Ken and Sarah Ramsey, the runaway leading owners in North America, purchased stakes-placed Secret Union for $150,000 to top the Oct. 7 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga fall mixed and horses of racing age sale.
Todd Pletcher's impressive maiden winner steps up to stakes company at the Big A.
|Game On Dude|