Good and Tough won three graded stakes, including the Commonwealth Breeders' Cup Stakes (gr. II) at Keeneland, and earned $809,341. He is out of the graded stakes-winning Northern Raja mare Amy Be Good and will stand next year for $3,000.
Grade II winner Good and Tough, sire of a pair of stakes winners this year, has been purchased by a partnership and will stand at Elite Thoroughbreds near Folsom, La. The 11-year-old son of Carson City stood in 2006 at Lakland North near Hudson, N.Y.Good and Tough has sired a dozen horses that have won or placed in stakes. His six stakes winners include this year's added-money winners Pisgah and Tough Pilgrim, plus last year's graded stakes winner Maddalena. Good and Tough has sired the career earners of $4.2 million. His $1.1 million in 2006 progeny earnings places him third on the Louisiana sires list.