Gio Ponti to Stand for $20,000

Gio Ponti, a three-time Eclipse Award winner, will stand in 2013 for $20,000.

Gio Ponti , a three-time Eclipse Award winner, will stand in 2013 for $20,000 at Castleton Lyons near Lexington, which is the same fee he stood for in 2012 during his first year at stud.

Gio Ponti, a 7-year-old son of Tale of the Cat  out of the Alydar mare Chipeta Springs, was champion turf male in both 2009 and 2010 and champion older male in 2009.