Successful Appeal

Valid Appeal - Successful Dancer, by Fortunate Prospect

1996, dkb/br, entered stud 2001

G1 2YO Sire with 79 Stakes Horses,
16 Group/Graded Stakes Winners,
10 at One Mile or More.
Consistently ranks among NA Leaders

2014 FEE: $10,000 Live Foal

(due November 15 of year bred)

Standing at Walmac Farm, Lexington, KY

Tools and Resources

Current Top Performers Worldwide

What's This?
Up to 10 runners are listed for each sire. Runners represent the stallion’s top performers for the year and are displayed according to a hierarchy that gives first preference to the date, graded stakes, stakes, and then non-stakes races. These are sorted by best performance. Older results will remain listed if no new performances occur to replace them. At the beginning of a new year, this section will display the top performers for the previous year through March 31 but a preference is given to current year runners. Each horse listed is linked to additional information including pedigree, sale history, race chart (with video and recap when available). Race data include distance in furlongs; final time of race; and track code. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services.
Horse Age/Sex/Best Win Broodmare Sire Race (Stakes Grade if Applicable; Date; Purse; Distance; Time; Track)
SOLID APPEAL 5 yo, m, G2W Woodman
Nassau S. (gr. II, 5/25/2014, $184,060, 1 mile, 1:33.04, Woodbine-CAN ) Replay
AGELESS 5 yo, m, G3W Point Given
Royal North S. (gr. III, 7/27/2014, $138,690, 6 furlongs, 1:07.39, Woodbine-CAN ) Replay
Giant's Causeway S. ( 4/19/2014, $100,000, 5 1/2 furlongs, 1:03.18, Keeneland ) Replay
APPEALING CAT 5 yo, m, SW Dynaformer
Mrs. Penny S. ( 9/6/2014, $100,000, 1 1/16 miles, 1:43.63, Parx Racing ) Replay
AUNT ELLIPSIS 3 yo, f, SW Gulch
Dr. Teresa Garofalo Memorial S. ( 9/6/2014, $75,000, 6 furlongs, 1:11.29, Parx Racing ) Replay
Donna Freyer S. ( 2/8/2014, $75,000, 6 1/2 furlongs, 1:17.54, Parx Racing ) Replay
CAPTAIN SERIOUS 3 yo, g, SW Mr. Greeley
Mike Lee S. ( 5/31/2014, $125,000, 7 furlongs, 1:20.99, Belmont Park ) Replay
3rd Amsterdam S. (gr. II, 7/26/2014, $200,000, 6 1/2 furlongs, 1:15.32, Saratoga ) Replay
ISABELLE 3 yo, f, SW Gold Fever
Bouwerie S. ( 5/31/2014, $125,000, 7 furlongs, 1:22.20, Belmont Park ) Replay
AOC ( 8/13/2014, $78,000, 6 furlongs, 1:12.11, Saratoga ) Replay
PLEA AGREEMENT 6 yo, h, SW Danzig
Mark Villa Memorial S. ( 7/5/2014, $12,000, Ruidoso Downs )
Budweiser Special S. ( 8/2/2014, $50,000, 6 1/2 furlongs, 1:15.83, Albuquerque ) Replay
SIOUX APPEAL 2 yo, f, SW Devil His Due
Northern Lights Debutante S. ( 8/31/2014, $75,000, 6 furlongs, 1:13.03, Canterbury Park ) Replay
MSW ( 7/6/2014, $31,000, 5 furlongs, 1:00.76, Canterbury Park ) Replay
Her Emmynency 2 yo, f, G1PL Joyeux Danseur
2nd Del Mar Debutante S. (gr. I, 8/30/2014, $300,000, 7 furlongs, 1:23.12, Del Mar ) Replay
MSW ( 8/2/2014, $75,000, 5 1/2 furlongs, 1:04.07, Del Mar ) Replay
GALAN DE CINE (ARG) 6 yo, h, G2W Gone West
3rd Republica Argentina - Internacional (gr. I, 5/1/2014, $40,000, Hipodromo Argentino De Palermo-ARG )

Leading Runners Worldwide

What's This?
Up to 10 runners are listed in each category: Lifetime Earnings, Current Year Earnings, and Class Performance Index (CPI). Lifetime Earnings and Current Year Earnings include Northern Hemisphere winnings. CPI is the average earnings per start for an individual runner divided by the average earnings per start for all horses of the same crop and gender that raced in the same country for a given year.

By Lifetime Earnings

Name Earnings
Successful Dan $998,154
Closing Argument $986,984
J P's Gusto $811,760
Dawn After Dawn $635,494
Successful Song $632,538
Solid Appeal $554,802
Accountforthegold $538,467
Appealing Zophie $497,898
Dual Processor $496,770
Shigeru Star King $495,256

By Current Year Earnings

Name Earnings
Ageless $253,214
Captain Serious $214,700
Isabelle $176,500
Aunt Ellipsis $159,606
Clearly Confused $133,870
Solid Appeal $128,797
Happybirthdaybaby $120,040
Quiet Success $107,600
Her Emmynency $105,000
Yankee Sovereign $100,110

By Class Performance Index

Name CPI
Ageless 8.68
Captain Serious 7.93
Solid Appeal 7.66
Isabelle 7.34
Go Appeal 5.63
Scotus 4.69
Lost in Success 4.59
Aunt Ellipsis 4.59
Appealing Cat 4.50
Successful Runner 4.34

Recent North American Winners and Stakes Performers

What's This?
All winning or stakes-placed progeny are listed for North American performances within the previous seven days. Winners are updated on the list only when the information on new winners is available. Juvenile runners are included in a separate list. For each runner is listed his or her name, age and sex, and broodmare sire. Race data include the race name (when applicable), track, official finish position, distance, and race date. If video of the race is available, a camera icon and “Replay” are linked to a video player. Equibase charts for all races are also linked.

3-Year-Olds and up

Name Age/Sex Broodmare Sire Race, Track, Position, Distance, Date    
Compelling Case (5 yo/m) Sword Dance (IRE) ALW, Arlington (1st , About 1 1/16 Miles (turf), 9/20) Replay Equibase Chart
Miss Sparks (3 yo/f) Bertrando CLM, Laurel Park (1st , 5 1/2 Furlongs (turf), 9/20) n/a Equibase Chart
District Attorney (3 yo/f) Tiger Ridge MCL, Presque Isle Downs (1st , 6 1/2 Furlongs, 9/18) n/a Equibase Chart

Upcoming North American Race Entries

What's This?
This section lists the progeny entered in an upcoming race in North America (U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico) for the subject stallion. Weekly entries are published as soon as they are available through Equibase and are only for races that meet the following purse thresholds: All stakes $50,000 and up; allowance races for $30,000 and up; claiming and optional claiming for $50,000 and up; maiden special weights for $20,000 and up; and, maiden claiming races worth $20,000 or more. For each runner is listed its post position, name, age and sex, and name of the dam. Race data includes the race type or name (applicable to stakes), race date, race number, track, purse, distance, assigned weight, jockey, trainer, breeder and owner.
Post Horse / Age / Sex / Dam Race Wt Jockey / Trainer Breeder / Owner
7 Nicholson
  • 3 yo Gelding
  • Forever Bertie
MCL
9/24/2014, Race 2, Belmont Park, $46,000, 1mi
120
  • Taylor B. Rice
  • Leah Gyarmati
  • Westana Ranches Inc
  • Bona Venture Stables
5 Successful Brat
  • 2 yo Filly
  • River Brat
Mrs. Henry D. Paxson Memorial S.
9/25/2014, Race 6, Presque Isle Downs, $75,000, 6f
113
  • Deshawn L. Parker
  • Jeffrey L. Greenhill
  • Blackstone Farm LLC & Walmac Farm LLC
  • Sherri L. Greenhill
7 No Free Lunch
  • 3 yo Gelding
  • Thor's Daughter
ALW
9/28/2014, Race 7, Parx Racing, $45,000, 6f
115
  • Edwin Rivera
  • Louis C. Linder, Jr.
  • Morgans Ford Farm
  • Branjam Stable and Dave Clark

Successful Appeal's Northern Hemisphere Rankings

What's This?
Stallions whose progeny performance statistics make them the top 100 sires nationally or among the top 25 leadings sires in a given state are listed with runners, winners, stakes winners, stakes wins, graded stakes winners, grade I stakes winners, chief earner, and aggregate earnings identified for the current year. The same data for the previous year is also presented if the sire met the ranking thresholds. All data except stakes and graded stakes represents Northern Hemisphere data; stakes information is worldwide.
  Rankings Rnrs Wnrs SWs SWins GSWs G1SWs Chief Earner Earnings
2014 127 77 8 12 2 0 Ageless ($253,214) $3,876,788
2013 138 78 5 6 2 0 Successful Dan ($341,546) $3,926,411

Auction Results (N. Hemisphere only)

What's This?
Summary sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include results of all significant sales in the Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially. Below the summary results are links to worldwide hip-by-hip results for the major sales during the current year and two previous years. An online database with access to more detailed searches is available at www.bloodhorse.com/auctions-tool/. Recent Results Displays hip-by-hip sales results for the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares from the past two months; data include results of all sales in Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed.
2014 2013
Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os
Number Sold 2 0 16 8 1 5 29 12
Total Average $8,750 $0 $32,350 $40,838 $100,000 $20,700 $30,553 $45,950
Total Median $8,750 $0 $26,000 $21,000 $100,000 $23,000 $25,000 $29,000
Colt Average n/a $0 (0) $36,722 (9) $22,000 (1) n/a $22,500 (4) $34,712 (9) $60,833 (6)
Filly Average n/a $0 (0) $26,729 (7) $47,500 (6) n/a $13,500 (1) $28,681 (20) $36,640 (5)

Successful Appeal's Complete Worldwide Auction Results

Current Sales Results

What's This?
Sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include results of all sales in Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially.

Keeneland 2014 September Yearling Sale

(9/8/2014 - 9/21/2014 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Successful Appeal

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
3851 UNNAMED, 2013 C Y High Bridge*, 2002 William B. Harrigan Gary Tussey $47,000
2617 UNNAMED, 2013 F Y Belgian Chocolate, 2006 Allied Bloodstock Black Swan Stable $35,000
3613 UNNAMED, 2013 C Y My Own Story*, 2003 Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services Kings River Ranch, J. Eric Kruljac, agent $27,000
2452 UNNAMED, 2013 C Y Passionate Dancer*, 2002 Tanglewood Farm Gary & Janet Kropp $25,000

Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2014 August Selected & Open Sale of Yearlings

(8/26/2014 - 8/28/2014 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Successful Appeal

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
187 UNNAMED, 2013 C Y Proud Indian, 2008 Summerfield Victor Bernal & Doble Jak $72,000
84 UNNAMED, 2013 F Y Exotic Tap, 2006 Summerfield Randy Bradshaw $65,000
23 UNNAMED, 2013 C Y Bailarina*, 2000 Summerfield Clyde Rice $42,000

Successful Appeal's Complete Worldwide Auction Results

Upcoming Sales Entries

What's This?
North American auction listings are included for the progeny and covered mares of all featured stallions. Expand each sale by clicking the + symbol to the left of the sale name. Entries include hip number, name (when applicable), sex, year of birth, type [A=stallion; B=broodmare; C=stallion season; D=broodmare prospect; E=racing or broodmare prospect; F=racing or stallion prospect; G=stallion prospect; H=horse; I=racing prospect; S=stallion share; W=weanling; Y=yearling; 2 (or other numeral)=age of hip], sire, dam, broodmare sire, and consignor. Cover sire information is available for broodmares that have been bred by hovering the cursor over the “B” designation.

Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2014 Eastern Fall Yearling Sale

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
256 c 2013 Y Successful Appeal Mighty Clever Clever Trick
352 f 2013 Y Successful Appeal Saint Dinorah St Averil

Pedigree

What's This?
A brief pedigree is accompanied by a notation of inbreeding within five generations. Below the sire’s name are two links—“Download Stallion Register Pages” goes to the stallion’s current Stallion Register print pages in PDF (if made available by the subscribing farm) and the equineline.com “Reports” link goes to a list of reports available from The Jockey Club’s equineline.com service.

Successful Appeal

Valid Appeal In Reality Intentionally
My Dear Girl
Desert Trial Moslem Chief
Scotch Verdict
Successful Dancer Fortunate Prospect Northern Prospect
Fortunate Bid
Debonair Dancer Staff Writer
In the Bag

Race Record

What's This?
Sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include results of all sales in Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially.
Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (SP) 3rd (SP) Earned
2 6 3 ( 1 ) 2 ( 1 ) 0 $148,580
3 11 3 ( 3 ) 0 3 ( 3 ) $316,601
4 5 2 ( 1 ) 0 1 ( 1 ) $189,500
Totals 22 8 2 4 $654,681

Won at 2

  • Cowdin S. (gr. II) at Belmont Park

    (6.5f, D, defeating Noteasybeingreen, Exiled Groom, Jeanies Rob, Holmdel). Replay
  • An allowance race at Belmont Park

    (6f, D, defeating Cat Thief, Exiled Groom, Late Carson, Cheval Blanc). Replay
  • A maiden special weight race at Saratoga

    (5.5f, D, defeating Hector, Chasseur's Tresor, Whiteroom, Kimberlite Pipe, Battle Cry, On the Inside). Replay

2nd at 2

  • Nashua S. (gr. III) at Aqueduct

    (8f, D, to Doneraile Court, defeating Exiled Groom, Unbridled Jet, Weekend Money, Pettit's Quest, Ordained, Shamrock's Pick). Replay

Won at 3

  • Withers S. (gr. II) at Aqueduct

    (8f, D, defeating Best of Luck, Treasure Island, Shut Out Time, Secret Greeting, Birdshot, Kettle Won, Prince Monty). Replay
  • Kentucky Cup Sprint S. (gr. II) at Turfway Park

    (6f, D, defeating Five Star Day, American Spirit, Hidden City, Isitever, Freespool). Replay
  • Amsterdam S. (gr. III) at Saratoga

    (6f, D, defeating Lion Hearted, Silver Season, Torrid Sand, Aristotle, Shadow Caster, Davey's Cutlass, Fantastic Finish, Texas Glitter). Replay

3rd at 3

  • King's Bishop S. (gr. I) at Saratoga

    (7f, D, to Forestry, Five Star Day, defeating Vicar, Doneraile Court, Silver Season, Aristotle, Torrid Sand, Limestone, Lion Hearted, Fetch Dinner, Yes It's True). Replay
  • Dwyer S. (gr. II) at Belmont Park

    (8.5f, D, to Forestry, Doneraile Court, defeating Millions, Olympic Journey, King's Crown). Replay
  • Leonard Richards S. at Delaware Park

    (8.5f, D, to Stellar Brush, Smart Guy, defeating Dancin Rahy, Who Ezze, Raire Standard, Yankee Victor, Lyracist). Replay

Won at 4

  • A. G. Vanderbilt H. (gr. II) at Saratoga

    (6f, D, defeating Intidab, Chasin' Wimmin, Falkenburg, Silky Sweep, Brutally Frank, Texas Glitter, Western Expression). Replay
  • An allowance race at Belmont Park

    (6f, D, defeating Oro de Mexico, Vicar, Double Screen, Gray Raider, Hattab (IRE)). Replay

3rd at 4

  • Forego H. (gr. II) at Saratoga

    (6.5f, D, to Shadow Caster, Intidab, defeating Iron Punch, One Way Love, Richter Scale, Chasin' Wimmin, Bright Valour, Silver Season, Proven Cure). Replay

As Broodmare Sire

What's This?
Information provided for stallions with producing daughters includes the number of producers and number of foals, runners, winners, juvenile winners, and stakes winners. Broodmare Sire Average Earnings Index (AEI) is a ratio of the progeny average earnings of the stallion’s producing daughters with the total average of all broodmare sires’ progeny, during the same year and within the same country.

Successful Appeal is the sire of 96 dams of 183 named foals of racing age, 102 rnrs (56%), 61 wnrs (33%), 24 2yo wnrs (13%), 1.22 AEI, 1.51 CI; 4 sw, Leading Earner: Miss Behaviour ($790,000).

Nicking and Broodmare Sire Reports from

Farm Information

Walmac Farm

3395 Paris Pike, Lexington, KY 40511. Phone (859) 299-0473. Fax (859) 299-1259.

E-mail: walmac@walmac.com

Web Site: www.walmac.com

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