Claiborne Farm has announced its 2008 stud fees with no major changes to its roster of 14 stallions, which stand at the Hancock family's farm near Paris, Ky.
The only changes will be to the fee of During (Cherokee Run-Blading Saddle, by Blade), who will stand the 2008 season for $5,000. He stood for $7,500 in 2007. The fee for Stroll (Pulpit-Maid for Walking, by Prince Sabo) was also decreased. He will stand the 2008 season for $2,500, compared with his $5,000 fee in 2007.
Seeking the Gold (Mr. Prospector-Con Game, by Buckpasser), the sire of 81 lifetime stakes winners, will stand for $125,000.
Pulpit (A.P. Indy-Preach, by Mr. Prospector), who has sired 32 stakes winners, will stand for $80,000.
The sire of 20 lifetime stakes winners, Arch (Kris S.-Aurora, by Danzig) will stand for $25,000.
Easing Along(Storm Cat--Cadillacing, by Alydar) will stand for $10,000.
Eddington (Unbridled-Fashion Star, by Chief's Crown) will stand for $20,000.
First Samurai (Giant's Causeway -Freddie Frisson, by Dixieland Band) will stand for $40,000.
Flatter (A.P. Indy-Praise, by Mr. Prospector) will stand for $5,000.
Horse Chestnut (Fort Wood-London Wall, by Col Pickering) will stand for $5,000. He is the sire of eight stakes winners.
Out of Place (Cox's Ridge-Arabian Dancer, by Damascus) will stand for $7,500. He is the sire of 33 stakes winners.
Strong Hope (Grand Slam-Shining Through, by Deputy Minister) will stand for $30,000.
War Front (Danzig-Starry Dreamer, by Rubiano) will stand for $12,500.
Political Force (Unbridled's Song-Glitter Woman, by Glitterman) will join the Claiborne stallion roster with a $15,000 fee.