Beethoven

Beethoven

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Graded Winner Beethoven to Saudi Arabia

Son of Sky Mesa won the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

Beethoven, a grade II winner, has been sold to Saudi Arabian interests for stallion duty, according to Schumer Bloodstock. Four-year-old Beethoven (Sky Mesa —Moonlight Sonata, by Carson City) won the 2008 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (gr. II) on his way to winning three of seven races and earning $182,413 for owner John C. Oxley.