Fiftyshadesofgold has been named the 2014 Texas Horse of the Year as well as the state's champion 3-year-old filly, the Texas Thoroughbred Association announced Jan. 21.
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- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2012
With a clean trip, Bourbon Lane Stable's Hashtag Bourbon will be tough to beat as part of a 12-horse field in the $500,000 Claiborne Breeders' Futurity (gr. I) at Keeneland Oct. 4.
Javier Castellano, waiting for room aboard I Spent It in the stretch, squeezed through on the rail at the furlong mark and cleared off to win the Toyota Saratoga Special Stakes (gr. II) in smashing style Aug. 10 at Saratoga.
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Zayat Stables' Mr. Z, runner-up by a neck last time out to Big Trouble in the Sanford Stakes (gr. III), gets a second chance at his first graded stakes win Aug. 10 in the $200,000 Toyota Saratoga Special (gr. II).
|Owner||R. A. Hill Stable and Reeves Thoroughbred Racing|
|Breeder||Clarence Scharbauer Jr.|
|W V Jetsetter View Five-Cross Pedigree||Jet Phone||Phone Trick|
|Better Than Most||Elusive Quality|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Wesley Melcher||Beth Bayer, agent||$29,000|
|Tale of Verve|