Keyword: pedigree profile

  • Fappiano

    Fappiano's Follow Through

    The obvious question is whether American Pharoah, a colt gifted with excellent speed, has the stamina to master the "Test of the Champion," the 12-furlong Belmont Stakes (gr. I).

  • Bred in Florida by Arthur I. Appleton, David Junior is inbred 4x4 to 1962 US champion juvenile male Never Bend and 4x5 to four-time American leading broodmare sire Prince John.

    Classic Pedigree Profile: David Junior

    Whenever a top European-based runner invades North America for a crack at the Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I), one of the obvious questions is how well the horse will adapt to dirt. Whether Eclipse Stakes (Eng-I) winner David Junior successfully makes the adjustment may depend on whether he takes more after his sire or after his dam.

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    Classic Pedigree Profile: Perfect Drift

    Perfect Drift is the result of a union between a sire who has earned his way into the top ranks through sheer merit and a female family that, until he came along, had enjoyed no more than modest success in many years.

  • Borrego

    Breeders' Cup Pedigree Profile: Borrego

    Hunch bettors will not have to look further than Borrego for a play in the Breeders' Cup Classic - Powered By Dodge (gr. I). The name "Borrego," after all, is the Spanish for a sheep's or ram's horn--and as fans of the Dodge Ram line of trucks say, "If you can't Dodge it, Ram it!"

  • Borrego

    Breeders' Cup Pedigree Profile: Borrego

    Hunch bettors will not have to look further than Borrego for a play in the Breeders' Cup Classic - Powered By Dodge (gr. I). The name "Borrego," after all, is the Spanish for a sheep's or ram's horn--and as fans of the Dodge Ram line of trucks say, "If you can't Dodge it, Ram it!"

  • Is Saint Liam ranking active older male?

    Breeders' Cup Pedigree Profile: Saint Liam

    They don't make them like Gallorette any more. The champion handicap mare of 1946, Gallorette won or placed in 54 of her 72 starts while battling against the likes of Armed, Assault, and Stymie in one of the deepest handicap divisions ever seen in America.