Tale of Ekati

Tale of the Cat - Silence Beauty (JPN), by Sunday Silence

2005, b, 16.0 hands, entered stud 2011

Leading 2nd Crop Sire by % Winners.
First in Crop to Sire a Mult. GSW--
G2 SW EKATI'S PHAETON.
Also: $350K OBS March Colt!

2015 FEE: $15,000 Stands & Nurses

Standing at Darby Dan Farm, Lexington, KY

Tools and Resources

Current Top Performers Worldwide

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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)
EKATI'S PHAETON 3 yo, f, G2W Capote
Davona Dale S. (gr. II, 2/21/2015, $200,000, 1 mile, 1:37.66, Gulfstream Park ) Replay
Old Hat S. (gr. III, 1/3/2015, $100,000, 6 furlongs, 1:10.05, Gulfstream Park ) Replay
Senna 3 yo, g, WNR Songandaprayer
STR ( 1/16/2015, $10,200, Golden Gate Fields )
Perhaps a Pie 3 yo, f, WNR Repent
MOC ( 4/25/2015, $11,275, Emerald Downs )
Tale of Verve 3 yo, c, WNR Unbridled
MSW ( 4/23/2015, $58,000, 1 3/16 miles, 2:00.23, Keeneland ) Replay
Forest Blue 3 yo, g, WNR Woodman
MSW ( 4/18/2015, $56,000, 6 furlongs, 1:09.53, Santa Anita Park ) Replay
Tale of Class 3 yo, f, WNR Seattle Slew
MSW ( 3/27/2015, $43,000, 1 mile 70 Yards, 1:44.42, Fair Grounds ) Replay
Remember Lucy 3 yo, f, WNR Mr. Greeley
MSW ( 3/21/2015, $64,000, 6 furlongs, 1:12.69, Oaklawn Park ) Replay
Ekatitude 3 yo, f, WNR Unbridled's Song
MSW ( 3/21/2015, $26,000, 6 furlongs, 1:11.78, Golden Gate Fields ) Replay
Tale of Beaucette 3 yo, c, WNR Mr. Prospector
MSW ( 3/14/2015, $22,000, 6 furlongs, 1:12.02, Hawthorne ) Replay
A Little Unique 3 yo, f, WNR Richter Scale
CLM ( 3/14/2015, $5,400, Hawthorne )

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
Ekati's Phaeton $244,340
A Shin Carat $73,685
False Positive $71,270
Tale of Verve $54,640
Kool Kat Strut $41,800
Morning Tale $39,800
Pleasant Tales $39,250
Remember Lucy $38,400
Tale of Class $33,620
Forest Blue $33,600

By Current Year Earnings

Name Earnings
Ekati's Phaeton $186,740
Tale of Verve $44,940
Remember Lucy $38,400
Forest Blue $33,600
False Positive $31,620
Tale of Class $30,090
Pleasant Tales $25,150
Ekati's Ice $20,440
Peaches n' Brandy $19,762
Ekatitude $18,780

By Class Performance Index

Name CPI
Ekati's Phaeton 7.29
A Shin Carat 6.52
Tale of Verve 1.82
Tale of Class 1.65
Ekatitude 1.57
False Positive 1.54
Pleasant Tales 1.52
Kool Kat Strut 1.31
Ekati Told Me 1.11
Peaches n' Brandy 1.10

Recent North American Winners and Stakes Performers

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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    
Tale of Verve (3 yo/c) Unbridled MSW, Keeneland (1st , 1 3/16 Miles, 4/23) Replay Equibase Chart
Perhaps a Pie (3 yo/f) Repent MOC, Emerald Downs (1st , 5 1/2 Furlongs, 4/25) n/a Equibase Chart

Upcoming North American Race Entries

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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
2 Tale of Houdini
  • 3 yo Filly
  • Houdini's Honey
MSW
4/26/2015, Race 1, Pimlico, $40,000, 1 1/16mi
122
  • Taylor M. Hole
  • Kevin McCarthy
  • Charles Fipke
  • Charles E. Fipke
4 Forward Slip
  • 3 yo Filly
  • Fancy Landing
MSW
4/30/2015, Race 9, Prairie Meadows, $37,275, 5 1/2f
118
  • Alex Canchari
  • Ray E. Tracy, Jr.
  • Jeff Greseth & Charles Fipke
  • Jon H. Hanisch and Kenneth M. White

Tale of Ekati's Northern Hemisphere Rankings

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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
2015 33 16 1 2 1 0 Ekati's Phaeton ($186,740) $557,224
2014 30 14 0 0 0 0 Ekati's Phaeton ($57,600) $365,040

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.
2015 2014
Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os
Number Sold 2 0 4 8 7 6 26 17
Total Average $15,250 $0 $18,800 $87,038 $8,643 $17,750 $40,077 $67,941
Total Median $15,250 $0 $16,500 $52,500 $8,000 $10,500 $31,000 $35,000
Colt Average n/a $0 (0) $40,000 (1) $126,451 (4) n/a $21,875 (4) $70,500 (10) $107,286 (7)
Filly Average n/a $0 (0) $11,733 (3) $47,625 (4) n/a $9,500 (2) $21,063 (16) $40,400 (10)

Tale of Ekati'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.

Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2015 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training

(4/21/2015 - 4/24/2015 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Tale of Ekati

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
174 UNNAMED, 2013 F 2 Mysterious Moll*, 1995 McKee Bloodstock Rockingham Ranch, Peter Miller, agent $82,500
257 UNNAMED, 2013 C 2 Poetic Champion, 1996 All Dreams Equine Sterling Racing $62,000
394 UNNAMED, 2013 C 2 Seek to Soar*, 2002 Grassroots Training & Sales Kennesaw Mountain Racing $55,000
526 UNNAMED, 2013 F 2 Striking Wonder, 2008 Royal Thoroughbred International Seidman Stables, McMahon & Hill Bloodstock, agent $50,000
354 UNNAMED, 2013 F 2 Royal G G*, 2004 Kirkwood Stables Richard Frisby Bloodstock $32,000

Tattersalls Limited 2015 Craven Breeze Up Sale

(4/15/2015 - 4/16/2015 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Tale of Ekati

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
53 UNNAMED, 2013 C 2 Fancy Clancy*, 1996 Mocklershill Frederick Reuterskiold $38,803

Tale of Ekati'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.

Equine Sales of Louisiana 2015 2-year-old and HRA Sale

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
59 Tattle Tail Sue f 2013 2 Tale of Ekati Up We Go Waquoit f5B Farm, Agent for Red River Farm
63 Suppose So f 2013 2 Tale of Ekati Western Sweep Western Expression f5B Farm, Agent for Red River Farm

Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale 2015

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
14 c 2013 2 Tale of Ekati Certain Pride Offlee Wild
252 Ideal Cut f 2013 2 Tale of Ekati Perfect Wildcat Perfect Soul (IRE)

Pedigree

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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.

Tale of Ekati

Tale of the Cat Storm Cat Storm Bird
Terlingua
Yarn Mr. Prospector
Narrate
Silence Beauty (JPN) Sunday Silence Halo
Wishing Well
Maplejinsky Nijinsky II
Gold Beauty

Inbreeding

3S X 4D Mr. Prospector; 5S X 3D Nijinsky II; 4S X 4D Northern Dancer.

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 4 2 ( 1 ) 1 ( 1 ) 0 $313,200
3 8 3 ( 3 ) 0 0 $859,558
4 3 0 0 0 $10,234
Totals 15 5 1 0 $1,182,992

Won at 2

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

    (7f, D, defeating Kodiak Kowboy, Mythical Pegasus, Paint, The Leopard, Stand Pat). Replay
  • A maiden special weight race at Belmont Park

    (5.5f, D, defeating Anakim, Globalization, Flying Dismount, Lumen, Take Down Two). Replay

2nd at 2

  • Sanford S. (gr. II) at Saratoga

    (6f, D, to Ready's Image, defeating The Roundhouse, Sok Sok, Fed Watcher, Ascot Hall, Twenty Eight Hours, Shotten Heimer, Little Nick). Replay

Won at 3

  • Wood Memorial S. (gr. I) at Aqueduct

    (9f, D, defeating War Pass, Court Vision, Giant Moon, Anak Nakal, Spurrier, Roman Emperor, Texas Wildcatter, Inner Light). Replay
  • Hill 'N' Dale Cigar Mile H. (gr. I) at Aqueduct

    (8f, D, defeating Harlem Rocker, Bribon (FR), Arson Squad, Kodiak Kowboy, Storm Play, Monterey Jazz, Visionaire, Wanderin Boy). Replay
  • Jerome H. (gr. II) at Belmont Park

    (8f, D, defeating You and I Forever, Harlem Rocker, Z Humor, Cool Coal Man, Da' Tara, Visionaire). Replay

Farm Information

Darby Dan Farm

Darby Dan Farm, 3225 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40510. Phone (859) 254-0424. Fax (859) 281-6612.

E-mail: info@darbydan.com

Web Site: www.darbydan.com

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