Nijinsky S. (G2T)

Race 7 at Woodbine on July 26, 2009

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • $277,110
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:08.42
Payoffs
  Rahy's Attorney $5.60 $3.20 $2.40
  Marchfield $4.10 $3.10
  Champs Elysees (GB) $2.90
$2 Exacta (4-1) $22.60
$2 Trifecta (4-1-2) $63.20
Order of Finish
1

Rahy's Attorney

Crown Attorney  – Rahy's Hope

5YO

$191,206
  • J:Slade Callaghan
  • T:Ian Black
  • B:Ellie-Boje Farm
  • O:Ellie Boje Farm, Peters, Read, Jean and Jim MacLellan
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Crown Attorney , Dark Bay or Brown, 1993. Lifetime: 34 yearlings sold, median $3,231.
  • Broodmare Sire: Rahy , Chestnut, 1985.
2

Marchfield

A.P. Indy  – Pico Teneriffe

5YO

$63,735
  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:Eugene Melnyk
  • O:Melnyk Racing Stables, Inc.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: A.P. Indy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Red Ransom , Bay, 1987.
3

Champs Elysees (GB)

Danehill  – Hasili (IRE)

6YO

$30,482
  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Robert J. Frankel
  • B:Juddmonte Farms Inc
  • O:Juddmonte Farms
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Danehill , Bay, 1986. Lifetime: 518 yearlings sold, median $142,087.
  • Broodmare Sire: Kahyasi (IRE) , Bay, 1985.
4

Catch the Luck

A.P. Indy  – Catch the Ring

4YO

$19,121
  • J:Eurico Rosa Da Silva
  • T:Mark R. Frostad
  • B:Sam-Son Farm
  • O:Sam-Son Farms
5

Spice Route (GB)

King's Best  – Zanzibar (IRE)

5YO

$8,313
  • J:James McAleney
  • T:Roger L. Attfield
  • B:Usk Valley Stud
  • O:Harlequin Ranches, R. Johnson and R. Attfield
6

French Beret

Broad Brush  – Misty Mission

6YO

$369
  • J:Todd Kabel
  • T:Mark R. Frostad
  • B:Sam-Son Farm
  • O:Sam-Son Farms
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Up With the Birds wins the 2016 Nijinsky Stakes.

    Up With the Birds Back Winning at Woodbine

    Sam-Son Farm's Up With the Birds, back in his home country, where he was named 2013 Canadian Horse of the Year, snapped a 12-race winless streak with a 1 1/4-length score in the $200,000 Nijinsky Stakes (Can-IIT) July 24 at Woodbine.

  • Up With the Birds won the Breeders' Stakes on the Woodbine turf last August.

    Up With the Birds Back Home for Nijinsky

    After two subpar efforts to begin the season, Canadian Horse of the Year Up With the Birds returns to his home track at Woodbine with a chance to make amends in the $200,000 Nijinsky Stakes (Can-IIT) on the turf July 19.

  • Eugene Melnyk

    Owner-Breeder Melnyk to Retire from Racing

    Prominent U.S. and Canadian owner-breeder Eugene Melnyk announced June 11 his retirement from the sport of horse racing, with his racing and breeding stock to be dispersed July 14 at Fasig-Tipton Kentucky.

  • Lot 271, a Champs Elysees colt, brought 160,000 guineas.

    Tattersalls Foal Sale Posts Records in Opener

    The Tattersalls December foal sale posted an opening-day record for total sales, topped by a Champs Elysees colt for 160,000 guineas ($272,462 in United States funds), the highest price ever at the first session.

  • Riding the River Slips Home in Soggy Nijinsky

    Shut off while making a move for the lead in the stretch, Riding the River dipped to the inside for racing room and emerged with a 9-1 upset win in the $318,180 Nijinsky Stakes (Can-IIT) July 22 on the Woodbine turf course.

  • Winward Islands wins the Nijinsky Stakes.

    Windward Islands Sails to Nijinsky Defense

    Windward Islands collared odds-on choice Fifty Proof just past mid-stretch and edged away in the closing strides to successfully defend his title in the $329,793 Nijinsky Stakes (Can-IIT) on a yielding Woodbine turf course.

  • Musketier wins the Singspiel Stakes.

    Musketier On Target in Singspiel Triumph

    Musketier, given a confident ride by John Velazquez, hooked up with Grassy in the final furlong to prevail by a neck for his second win in the $152,984 Singspiel Stakes (Can-IIIT) June 26 at Woodbine.

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