California graded stakes winner E Z Warrior.

California graded stakes winner E Z Warrior.

E Z Warrior to Applebite in California

E Z Warrior was a California graded winner at 2

California graded stakes winner E Z Warrior will enter stud in 2010 at Applebite Farms near French Camp, Calif. The 5-year-old son of Exploit is owned by Ahmed Zayat’s Zayat Stables and will stand for $2,500.

A $1.2-million Barretts March sale 2-year-old, E Z Warrior won or placed in seven of 15 races and earned $238,468 for Zayat Stables. He captured the 2006 Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes (gr. III) and the 2007 San Miguel Stakes at Santa Anita,

E Z Warrior placed in three stakes during his career, including the 2007 King’s Bishop Stakes (gr. I) at Saratoga, in which he finished behind Hard Spun  and First Defence.

Out of the stakes-placed Carson City mare Carson Jen, E Z Warrior is a half-brother to stakes winner J Z Warrior. He was bred in Kentucky by Gulf Coast Bloodstock.

Deal was brokered by Brett St. Amand Bloodstock and Joan Rogers, president of Applebite Ventures.