Keyword: Songandaprayer

  • Arrogate has now retired at precisely the time that his sire might finally, posthumously, become a consistent sire of consistent sires.

    Not Quite Time for a Swan Song

    Unbridled’s Song leads the North American sires of 2017 list, primarily on the exploits of his son Arrogate, who has now retired at precisely the time that his sire might finally, posthumously, become a consistent sire of consistent sires.

  • John Dowd is best known for training grade II winner Songandaprayer, shown leading early in the 2001 Kentucky Derby

    Trainer John Dowd Returns to Winner's Circle

    New Jersey native John Dowd has called Florida home since training Fountain of Youth (gr. II) winner Songandaprayer, and after taking a break to help raise his family, he is back conditioning in the Sunshine State.

  • Danzing Candy wins an Allowance race Feb. 4.

    Danzing Candy Headed to Derby Trail

    Two days ahead of Santa Anita Park's second official Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) prep, another 3-year-old colt made waves with what could end up being his first step on the Triple Crown trail Feb. 4.

  • Singanothersong wins the Mr Prospector Stakes.
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    Singanothersong Breaks Through in 'Prospector

    Nearly replicating the tracking running style he used to win an allowance optional claiming race Nov. 17 at Gulfstream Park, Singanothersong nailed down his first career stakes win Dec. 28 at the Hallandale Beach, Fla. track.

  • OBS August Yearling Open Session Starts Well

    A colt by Kitten's Joy topped the first open session of the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s August Yearling Sale in Central Florida on Aug. 22, selling to Al Pike, agent, for $110,000.

  • Bank Sues Ex-NBA Player Hurley Over Note

    A Lexington bank claims former NBA player and college All-American Bobby Hurley and his Devil Eleven Stable have defaulted on a note totaling more than $900,000; seeks taking possession of 12 shares in Songandaprayer.

  • Successful Appeal

    Successful Appeal to Stand for $17,500

    Successful Appeal, who is represented by nine stakes winners this year, will stand the 2010 season for $17,500 at John T.L. Jones III's Walmac Farm near Lexington.

  • Walmac Offers Southern Hemisphere Breedings

    Successful stallions Successful Appeal and Songandaprayer will be available to cover mares at Walmac Farm near Lexington during this year's Southern Hemisphere breeding season.

  • Hip#23; colt, Songandaprayer - Beach Bunny by Storm Bird, worked the fastest eighth of a mile (:9 4/5) during the under tack show for the Keeneland juvenile auction.

    Songandaprayer Colt Shines at Keeneland

    In what has been a tough, grin-and-bear-it kind of year for sellers of 2-year-olds, Mike Akers of Dapple Bloodstock got a break from the bad news April 2 in Lexington. A son of Songandaprayer, which Dapple had purchased for $110,000 at last year's Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Easter Fall yearling sale, turned in the fastest work at an eighth of a mile during the under tack show for the Keeneland juvenile auction. The dark bay or brown colt covered the distance in :9 4/5 over Keeneland's Polytrack surface.

  • Walmac Announces Breeders Plan

    In light of the current economics facing breeders today, Walmac Farm has announced a "breeders stimulus plan" applicable to 2009 stud fees

  • Successful Appeal will stand for $22,500 in 2009.

    Walmac Announces Fees; Most Decrease

    Walmac announced its 2009 stud fees Nov. 7, with Successful Appeal among the many whose price will be reduced in the coming year. Successful Appeal will stand for $22,500, down from $40,000.

  • Hip 612; colt; Tiznow - Cinnamon Spice by Seeking the Goldhalf topped the second session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Eastern fall yearling sale with a final bid of $170,000.

    Two Days of Declines at F-T Midlantic

    It was more of the same during the second session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Eastern fall yearling sale Sept. 30 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, Md., as gross, average, and median took dives while the buy-back rate climbed.

  • Hip 3238; filly; Tiznow - Katz Me If You Can by Storm Cat, topped day 9 of the Keeneland September yearling sale with a final bid of $400,000.

    Consignors: Business Down, But Not Out

    After its ninth day, which produced a session-topper of $400,000, the marathon Keeneland September yearling sale business-wise remained down. But given recent developments on Wall Street, overall economic stagnation, and the aftermath of hurricanes, things could be much worse, consignors said.

  • Trio of Colts Post Quick Barretts Work

    Colts by Lion Heart, Cactus Ridge, and City Place, tied for the fastest 1/8-mile work when they stopped the timer in :9 4/5 May 9 during the second session for the under tack show for the Barretts May sale of 2-year-olds in training.

  • Darley stallion Songster will be taken out of stud duty and put back into training due to undetermined fertility issues.

    Songster Back in Training

    Darley stallion Songster will be taken out of stud duty and put back into training due to undetermined fertility issues.

  • Go Go Shoot gets first stakes win in Aqueduct's Jimmy Winkfield.

    Go Go Shoot Bags Winkfield Stakes

    Go Go Shoot misbehaved in the starting gate but was all business when the gates opened and cruised home a 3 1/2-length winner of the $81,725 Jimmy Winkfield Stakes on a frigid afternoon at Aqueduct Jan. 21.

  • OBS Winter Sale Starts Wednesday

    The 2008 edition of the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s winter mixed sale will look to rebound from the across-the-board declines it suffered last year when the three-day auction kicks off Jan. 16. Sessions begin daily at 11 a.m.

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    Songster Belts Overmatched Rivals in Bold Ruler

    Odds-on favorite Songster, making his first start since being transferred from Darley Stable to Godolphin last winter, made short work of his four rivals in the $105,400 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III) in his first start of the year at Belmont Park Saturday.

  • Bernardini Season Added to Charity Auction

    A breeding to multiple grade I winner Bernardini has been added to the stellar roster of seasons to be included in the Thoroughbred Charities of America's stallion season auction beginning on Nov. 27.

  • Pletcher to Donate Stallion Seasons to TCA Auction

    Trainer Todd Pletcher has elected to include his personal "package" of stallion seasons for 2007 in the Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) Stallion Season and Art Auction, which will begin Nov. 27 and conclude with a live auction at Dec. 1. The live auction will be conducted by Fasig Tipton auctioneers.

  • Walmac Raises Successful Appeal, Songandaprayer

    Successful Appeal and Songandaprayer, two stallions moved to Johnny Jones III and Bobby Trussell's Walmac Farm near Lexington in recent years from Florida, will have their fees raised for 2007.

  • Smarty Jones Colt Stands Out at OBS Sale

    A colt from the first crop of <a href="http://www.stallionregister.com/sr_sire_page.asp?refno=6119092&origin=BHonline&result=1" target="_blank">Smarty Jones</a> became the highest-priced horse sold so far this year at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s fall mixed sale when he brought $170,000 Wednesday.

  • Praying for Cash Answers Long Branch Plea

    Praying for Cash ran his way into the $1 million Haskell Invitational (gr. I) Saturday with a game victory in the $150,000 Long Branch Breeders' Cup Stakes (gr. III) for 3-year-olds at Monmouth Park.

  • Songandaprayer Colt Zips :20 4/5 at OBSC Friday

    A colt by Songandaprayer consigned by agent Eisaman Equine zipped a quarter in :20 4/5 to post the fastest time at the distance at the third session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2006 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training Friday.

  • Belong to Me Colt Paces Ocala Preview Session

    A colt by Belong to Me sped a quarter in :21 flat to post the fastest time at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Preview for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2006 March Sale of Selected 2-Year-Olds in Training.

  • Cherokee Run, Songandaprayer Fillies Sizzle in OBS March Works

    Fillies by <a href="http://www.stallionregister.com/sr_sire_page.asp?refno=1289390&origin=BHonline&result=1" target="_blank">Cherokee Run</a> and <a href="http://www.stallionregister.com/sr_sire_page.asp?refno=4476002&origin=BHonline&result=1" target="_blank">Songandaprayer</a> were among the fastest workers Friday during an under tack show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s March select sale of 2-year-olds in training in Central Florida.

  • Greathouse Wins Season to Songandaprayer

    David Greathouse won a 2006 guaranteed live foal season to Songandaprayer in a raffle to benefit Habitat for Humanity and the victims of Hurricane Katrina. A representative of Habitat of Humanity drew the winning ticket inside the Keeneland sales ring Nov. 11.

  • Songandaprayer's Fee Boosted to $35,000

    John T.L. Jones III and Robert Trussell's Walmac Farms announced that the fee for first-crop sire Songandaprayer has been boosted to $35,000.