Elusive Bluff to E.A. Ranches

Son of Elusive Quality won a graded stakes in his second start.

Unbeaten graded stakes winner Elusive Bluff will stand in 2012 at E.A. Ranches near Santa Ysabel, Calif., for $1,000 stands and nurses. The 5-year-old son of Elusive Quality formerly stood at Jay Adcock’s Red River Farms near Coushatta, La.

A $275,000 Keeneland November weanling, Elusive Bluff won at 2 at Belmont Park in both of his starts. A month after breaking his maiden, he captured the Pilgrim Stakes (gr. IIIT). He earned $127,380.

Elusive Bluff is out of grade II winner Megans Bluff (by Pine Bluff).