Eclipse Awards 2010

Celebrate the winners of the 2010 Eclipse Awards.

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Welcome to the 2010 Eclipse Awards

Photo: Judy Reich

Photo: Judy Reich

Two-Year-Old Male: Uncle Mo; 2010 Record: 3 starts, 3 wins, $1,296,000. Won the Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) and the Champage Stakes (gr. I). Bred in Kentucky by D. Michael Cavey.

Photo: Mathea Kelley

Owner Mike Repole celebrates Uncle Mo's Eclipse Award.

Photo: Judy Reich

Two-Year-Old Filly: Awesome Feather; 2010 Record: 6 starts, 6 wins, $1,495,746. Won the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. II), Florida Stallion My Dear Girl Stakes, Florida Stallion Susan's Girl Stakes, Florida Stallion Desert Vixen Stakes, J J'sdream Stakes. Bred in Florida by Jacks or Better Farm Inc.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Fred Brei of Jacks or Better Farm accepts the award for Awesome Feather.

Photo: Judy Reich

Breeder: Adena Springs; Farm Manager Mark Roberts accepts the award.

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Steeplechase Horse: Slip Away; 2010 Record: 7 starts, 2 wins, 3 seconds, 1 third. Won Colonial Cup Hurdle (gr. I), Temple Gwathmey Hurdle (gr. III). Bred in Kentucky by Glencrest Farm, Trontz & Madison.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Ken and Sarah Ramsey, who raced Slip Away. Ken Ramsey advisers owners to try their slow runners over the jumps.

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Male Turf Horse: Gio Ponti; 2010 Record: 7 starts, 2 wins, 4 seconds, $1,884,000. Won Shadwell Turf Mile (gr. I), Man o'War (gr. I). Bred in Kentucky by Kilboy Estate, Inc.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Shane Ryan of Castleton Lyons accepts the award for Gio Ponti.

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Female Turf Horse: Goldikova; 2010 Record: 6 starts, 5 wins, 1 second, $2,064,067. Won TVG Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. I), Qatar Prix de la Foret (gr. I), Prix Rothschild (gr. I), Queen Anne Stakes (gr. I), Prix d'Ispahan (gr. I). Bred in Ireland by Wertheimer Et Frere.

Photo: Chad B. Harmon

Eclipse Award of Merit: Marylou Whitney. Whitney's speech was one of the highlights of the evening.

Photo: Judy Reich

Female Sprinter: Dubai Majesty; 2010 Record: 10 starts, 4 wins, 4 seconds, 1 third, $1,009,724. Won Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (gr. I), Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes (gr. II), Winning Colors (gr. III), Incredible Revenge Stakes. Bred in Florida by Harold J. Plumley

Photo: Rick Samuels

Bill Martin and family, who raced Dubai Majesty.

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Male Sprinter: Big Drama; 2010 Record: 5 starts, 3 wins, 2 seconds, $1,420,560. Won Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I), Smile Sprint Handicap (gr. II), Ponche Handicap. Bred in Florida by Harold L. Queen.

Photo: Crawford Ifland

Special Eclipse Award: Team Zenyatta

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Three-Year-Old Filly: Blind Luck; 2010 Record: 9 starts, 5 wins, 3 seconds, 1 third, $1,679,662. Won Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), Alabama Stakes (gr. I), Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I), Fantasy Stakes (gr. II), Delaware Oaks (gr. II). Bred in Kentucky by Fairlawn Farm.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Mark DeDomenico and Team Blind Luck

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Three-Year-Old Male: Lookin At Lucky; 2010 Record: 7 starts, 4 wins, 1 third, $2,064,278. Won the Preakness Stakes (gr. I), Izod Haskell Invitational Stakes (gr. I), Rebel Stakes (gr. II), Indiana Derby (gr. II). Bred in Kentucky by Gulf Coast Farms LLC.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

A happy Karl Watson accepts the trophy for Lookin At Lucky.

Photo: Judy Reich

Eclipse Award of Merit: Claiborne Farm (Seth Hancock)

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Owner: WinStar Farm

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Trainer: Todd Pletcher

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Older Female: Zenyatta; 2010 Record: 6 starts, 5 wins, 1 second, $1,830,000. Won Lady's Secret (gr. I), Clement L. Hirsch Stakes (gr. I), Vanity Handicap (gr. I), Apple Blossom Invitational (gr. I), Santa Margarita Invitational (gr. I). Bred in Kentucky by Maverick Productions, Ltd.

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Jerry and Ann Moss accept Zenyatta's third Older Female Eclipse Award.

Photo: Judy Reich

Older Male: Blame; 2010 Record: 5 starts, 4 wins, 1 second, $3,751,467. Won Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I), Whitney Handicap (gr. I), Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I), William Donald Schaefer Stakes (gr. III). Bred in Kentucky by Claiborne Farm and Adele B. Dilschneider

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Adele Dilschneider accepts the award for Blame.

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Apprentice Jockey: Omar Moreno

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Jockey: Ramon Dominguez

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2010 Horse of the Year: Zenyatta

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