Keyword: Diamond A

  • Dixie Union

    Dixie Union Euthanized

    Multiple grade I winner and successful sire Dixie Union was euthanized July 14 at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital because of a deteriorating neurologic problem.

  • Prominent Broodmare Committed Euthanized

    Committed, a champion sprinter in England and France and granddam of Eclipse Award winner English Channel, was euthanized May 3 at owner Gerald Ford's Diamond A Ranch near Versailles, Ky.

  • Olmodavor stands at Adena Springs South in Williston, Fla.

    Olmodavor's First Winner

    Graded stakes winner <strong>Olmodavor</strong> was represented by his first winner when his daughter Miss Dixie Dancer set a track-record.

  • Pleasantly Perfect

    First Winner for Pleasantly Perfect

    Grade I winner Pleasantly Perfect was represented by his first winner when a daughter, Quite the Lady, won June 7 at Arlington Park in her first start.

  • Grade I Winner Noches De Rosa Retired

    Noches De Rosa, a grade I turf winner for Gerald Ford's Diamond A Racing Corporation, has been retired from racing to take up broodmare duties at Diamond A Farms near Versailles, Ky.

  • The Pacific Classic was among the wins this year for Pleasantly Perfect.

    Pleasantly Perfect Injured and Retired

    Pleasantly Perfect, who finished third in defense of his title in the Breeders' Cup Classic – Powered by Dodge (gr. I), has been retired from racing after suffering an injury to the left hind ankle.

  • Pleasantly Perfect Injured and Retired

    Pleasantly Perfect, who finished third in defense of his title in the Breeders' Cup Classic – Powered by Dodge (gr. I), has been retired from racing after suffering an injury to the left hind ankle.

  • Pleasantly Perfect, in his 2004 Pacific Classic victory.

    Pleasantly Perfect To Stand at Lane's End

    Pleasantly Perfect, fifth on the all-time money list and a leading contender for Horse of the Year, will enter stud in 2005 at William S. Farish's Lane's End Farm near Versailles, Ky.

  • Diamond A Wins Del Mar Leading Owner Title

    The Diamond A Racing Corporation of Gerald Ford, led by Pacific Classic (gr. I) winner Pleasantly Perfect, came away the big winner among owners at the close of the 2004 Del Mar meeting on Sept. 8.

  • Fitting Derby Mount for Jockey Pat Day

    It is well known that jockey Pat Day is a very religious person. So, could something be at work other than circumstance that led him to his 2004 Derby mount?

  • Pleasantly Perfect&#39;s win in Classic sets record for trainer Richard Mandella.

    Mandella Sets Record As Pleasantly Perfect Takes Classic

    Richard Mandella won his fourth race on the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championship card, and Alex Solis continued a celebration that began Friday when notching his 4,000th win, as Pleasantly Perfect won the $4 million Breeders' Cup Classic – Powered by Dodge (gr. I) at Santa Anita.