John Deere Breeders' Cup Turf (G1T)

Race 10 at Monmouth Park on October 27, 2007

  • Grade I
  • One And One Half Miles
  • $3,000,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:36.96
Order of Finish
1

5YO

$1,620,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Keene Ridge Farm
  • O:James T. Scatuorchio
  • Margin:7
  • Sire: Smart Strike , Bay, 1992. Lifetime: 584 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Theatrical (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1982.
  • Sale History: 2003 KEESEP, $50,000.
2

Shamdinan (FR)

Dr Fong  – Shamdara (IRE)

3YO

$600,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Angel J. Penna, Jr.
  • B:S. A. Aga Khan
  • O:Triple B Farms
  • Margin:¾
  • Sire: Dr Fong , Chestnut, 1995. Lifetime: 377 yearlings sold, median $35,870.
  • Broodmare Sire: Dr Devious (IRE) , Chestnut, 1989.
3

Red Rocks (IRE)

Galileo (IRE)  – Pharmacist (IRE)

4YO

$300,000
  • J:Lanfranco Dettori
  • T:Brian Meehan
  • B:Ballylinch Stud
  • O:J. Paul Reddam
  • Margin:¾
  • Sire: Galileo (IRE) , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 924 yearlings sold, median $200,458.
  • Broodmare Sire: Machiavellian , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2004 GOFOCT, $160,147.
4

Better Talk Now

Talkin Man  – Bendita

8YO

$153,000
  • J:Ramon A. Dominguez
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Wimborne Farm, Inc.
  • O:Bushwood Stables
5

4YO

$75,000
  • J:John Patrick Murtagh
  • T:Aidan P. O'Brien
  • B:Tower Bloodstock
  • O:Mrs. John Magnier & Michael Tabor
6

Grand Couturier (GB)

Grand Lodge  – Lady Elgar (IRE)

4YO

  • J:Calvin H. Borel
  • T:Robert Ribaudo
  • B:Tom Wilson
  • O:Marc Keller
7

Fri Guy

Theatrical (IRE)  – Stormy Squall

4YO

  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:John Franks
  • O:Zayat Stables, LLC
8

Transduction Gold

Formal Gold  – Moondust Mink

4YO

  • J:James Graham
  • T:John Glenney
  • B:Dr. & Mrs. John Glenney
  • O:Kim & John Glenney
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  • Caption: cupola on barn
Calumet Farm, managed by Bill Wittman and part of the Henyrk deKwiatkowski family trust, near Lexington, Ky. on Feb. 3, 2011.
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Photo by Anne M. Eberhardt

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