Highlander S. (G2T)

Race 5 at Woodbine on June 24, 2012

  • Grade II
  • 6 furlongs
  • $195,200
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:07.77
Payoffs
6   Smokey Fire $37.50 $14.20 $6.90
7   Essence Hit Man
9   Gypsy Ring $3.40
$2 Exacta (6-7) $346.80
$2 Trifecta (6-7-9) $1,241.90
$2 Superfecta (6-7-9-1) $2,124.95
Order of Finish
1

Smokey Fire

Smoke Glacken  – Destroy

7YO Gelding

$140,544
  • J:Eurico Rosa Da Silva
  • T:Sid C. Attard
  • B:Mel P. Lawson
  • O:Jim Dandy Stable
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Smoke Glacken , Gray or Roan, 1994. Lifetime: 434 yearlings sold, median $30,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Housebuster , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
2

Essence Hit Man

Speightstown  – El Prado Essence

5YO Gelding

$46,848
  • J:Jesse M. Campbell
  • T:Audre Cappuccitti
  • B:A & G Cappuccitti
  • O:Cappuccitti, Audre and Gordon
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Speightstown , Chestnut, 1998. Lifetime: 468 yearlings sold, median $124,842.
  • Broodmare Sire: El Prado (IRE) , Gray, 1989.
3

Gypsy Ring

Where's the Ring  – Gypsy Genna

6YO Gelding

$23,424
  • J:Justin Stein
  • T:Paul M. Buttigieg
  • B:Paul Buttigieg
  • O:Paul M. Buttigieg
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Where's the Ring , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Lifetime: 129 yearlings sold, median $9,919.
  • Broodmare Sire: Varick , Dark Bay or Brown, 1982.
4

6YO Gelding

$9,760
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:George Weaver
  • B:Fiddlers Green Stable, LP
  • O:Olson, James F. and R. A. Hill Stable
5

Stormy Rush

Stormy Atlantic  – Willow Rush

4YO Colt

$3,904
  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Roger L. Attfield
  • B:Gulf Coast Farms LLC
  • O:Harvey, Robert, Wortzman, A. and Ledson George Philip
6

Bear Tough Tiger

Roar of the Tiger  – Dazzling Deelite

4YO Gelding

$1,952
  • J:Quincy Welch
  • T:Reade Baker
  • B:Penny's In a Stream, LLC
  • O:Bear Stables, Ltd.
7

Fatal Bullet

Red Bullet  – Sararegal

7YO Gelding

$1,952
  • J:Emma-Jayne Wilson
  • T:Reade Baker
  • B:Adena Springs
  • O:Bear Stables, Ltd.
8

Artic Fern

Langfuhr  – Wood Fern

5YO Gelding

$1,952
  • J:Todd Kabel
  • T:Michael Keogh
  • B:Gustav Schickedanz
  • O:Gustav Schickedanz
9

Surfrider (IRE)

Dansili (GB)  – Ecoutila

4YO Colt

$390
  • J:Ramon A. Dominguez
  • T:Eddie Kenneally
  • B:Ecoutila Partnership
  • O:Herve Barjot
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Green Mask and Javier Castellano take the Highlander by two lengths

    Green Mask Powers to Highlander Score

    Finishing a close second in last year's event, Green Mask was determined to be the winner this time as he powered down the Woodbine stretch to victory in the $250,000 Highlander Stakes (G2T) July 2. 

  • Signature Spring is the first winner for Signature Red

    Signature Red, Zulu Magic Get First Winners

    Michigan-based Zulu Magic picked up his first winner when Poof Its Magic drew off to victory in his debut Aug. 19 at Hazel Park. Ontario stallion Signature Red was represented by his first winner Aug. 20 when Signature Spring won at Woodbine.

  • Passion for Action (outside) wins Highlander at Woodbine

    Passion for Action Rallies to Take Highlander

    Benjamin Hutzel's homebred colt Passion for Action rallied from off the pace in a six-horse field to win the $173,777 Highlander Stakes (Can-IIT) July 3 at Woodbine for his third stakes win in four starts this year.

  • Lady Shipman

    Lady Shipman Stands Tall in Highlander

    Lady Shipman is no stranger tackling the boys, having finished second in last year's Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint, and she not only has the class in this field, but gets a weight allowance as well.

  • Stacked Deck wins the Bold Venture Stakes.

    Stacked Deck Holds in Bold Venture

    Stacked Deck held off 2014 Bold Venture Stakes (Can-III) winner Calgary Cat with a determined drive and claimed his first graded score Sept. 13, winning this year's edition of the $150,000 test at Woodbine.

  • Calgary Cat winning last year's Bold Venture.

    Streaking Calgary Cat Heads Bold Venture

    Calgary Cat, Canada's defending sprint champion, seeks a repeat in the Sept. 13 Bold Venture Stakes (Can-III) at 6 1/2 furlongs. Making his second start off a long layoff is two-time sprint champ (2011-12) Essence Hit Man.

  • Go Blue Or Go Home wins the Highlander Stakes.

    Go Blue Or Go Home Claims Highlander Again

    Jim and Susan Hill's Go Blue Or Go Home won his second edition of the $200,000 Highlander Stakes (Can-II) in track record time July 5 at Woodbine, covering the six furlongs over firm turf in 1:07.18.

  • Where's the Ring to Peaceful Valley

    Where's the Ring will stand the 2015 breeding season at Peaceful Valley Farms in Alberta, Canada. The son of Seeking the Gold previously stood at Gardiner Farms in Ontario.

  • Something Extra wins the 2014 Highlander Stakes.

    Something Extra Holds On for Highlander Win

    Favored Something Extra proved a popular front-running winner of the Highlander Stakes (Can-IIT) July 6 on the Woodbine turf course, defeating champion Canadian sprinter Phil's Dream with Eurico Rosa Da Silva aboard.

  • Something Extra is the 9-5 morning line favorite in the Highlander Stakes.

    Something Extra Shortens Up for Highlander

    Something Extra, whose theft effort came up just shy last time out in the Connaught Cup (Can-IIT), shortens up a bit in distance for his return to the Woodbine turf in the $200,000 Highlander Stakes (gr. IIT) July 6.

  • Bear No Joke upsets the Kennedy Road Stakes at Woodbine.

    Bear No Joke Pulls Kennedy Road Upset

    Bear No Joke caught reigning Canadian champion sprinter and pacesetter Essence Hit Man in midstretch and edged past for a 17-1 upset victory in the Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-II) Nov. 30 at Woodbine.

  • Essence Hit Man holds off Dimension to win the Bold Venture Stakes.

    Essence Hit Man Scores Bold Venture Repeat

    Essence Hit Man had to survive a claim of foul after holding off 28-1 shot Dimension in deep stretch by a neck to score a repeat victory in the $162,002 Bold Venture Stakes (Can-III) July 17 at Woodbine.

  • Something Extra takes on 12 in the Highlander Stakes.

    Something Extra Heads Highlander Field

    Two-time Connaught Cup victor Something Extra heads the $200,000 Highlander Stakes July 7 at Woodbine and is the 2-1 favorite on the morning line for a 13-horse field that includes grade I winner Next Question.

  • Laugh Track wins the Vigil Stakes.

    Laugh Track Earns Plaudits in Vigil Triumph

    Laugh Track, pushing two-time Canadian sprint champion Essence Hit Man every step of the way, surged in the final strides to register a half-length victory in the $150,415 Vigil Stakes (Can-III) June 2 at Woodbine.

  • Uncaptured, winning the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

    Uncaptured Honored as Canada's Top Horse

    Uncaptured, a contender on the Triple Crown Trail until his 10th-place finish in the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I), was honored April 19 as Canada's 2012 Horse of the Year during the Sovereign Awards ceremony.

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