New York Turf Writers Cup S.

Race 1 at Saratoga on August 25, 2014

  • STK
  • About 2 3/8 miles
  • $150,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 4:34.78
Order of Finish
1

Demonstrative

Elusive Quality  – Loving Pride

7YO Gelding

$90,000
  • J:Robert Walsh
  • T:Richard L. Valentine
  • B:Gainsborough Farm LLC
  • O:Mrs. George L. Ohrstrom, Jr.
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Elusive Quality , Bay, 1993. Lifetime: 920 yearlings sold, median $75,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986.
  • Sale History: 2010 TATSUM, $39,876.
2

Barnstorming

Thunder Gulch  – Soul of the Cat

8YO Gelding

$27,000
  • J:William McCarthy
  • T:Jonathan E. Sheppard
  • B:W. Bruce Lunsford
  • O:Jonathan E. Sheppard
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Thunder Gulch , Chestnut, 1992. Lifetime: 487 yearlings sold, median $40,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Stravinsky , Bay, 1996.
3

Italian Wedding

Alphabet Soup  – Effervescent

9YO Gelding

$15,000
  • J:Bernard Dalton
  • T:Jonathan E. Sheppard
  • B:Jonathan Sheppard
  • O:Jonathan E. Sheppard
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Alphabet Soup , Roan, 1991. Lifetime: 324 yearlings sold, median $11,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Citidancer , Chestnut, 1987.
4

All Together

Danzig  – Unify

9YO Gelding

$7,500
  • J:Sam Jones
  • T:Jack O. Fisher
  • B:Jayeff B Stables
  • O:Williams, Sheila J. and Brewster, Andre W.
5

Pleasant Woodman

Woodman  – Pleasant Sands

6YO Gelding

$6,000
  • J:Gerard Galligan
  • T:Paul Douglas Fout
  • B:Foxwood Plantation, Ltd.
  • O:Lazenby, Virginia B. and Farm D'Allie Racing Stables
6

For Non Stop (IRE)

Alderbrook (GB)  – Lost Link (IRE)

9YO Gelding

$4,500
  • J:Ross Geraghty
  • T:Cyril Murphy
  • B:Raymond O'Rourke
  • O:Irvin S. Naylor
7

Makari (GB)

Makbul (IRE)  – Seraphim (FR)

7YO Gelding

  • J:Jack Doyle
  • T:Elizabeth Voss
  • B:Longdon Stud Ltd
  • O:Merriebelle Stable
8

Charminster (IRE)

Broadway Flyer  – Monteleena (IRE)

8YO Gelding

  • J:Carol Ann Sloan
  • T:Cyril Murphy
  • B:Raymond Cahalane
  • O:Irvin S. Naylor
9

9YO Gelding

  • J:Paddy Young
  • T:Jack O. Fisher
  • B:M. H. Dixon
  • O:Michael J. Moran
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