Better Than Bonds

  • Bay Horse
  • Born 2002
  • FL-Bred
  • Trainer:

    H. Graham Motion

  • Jockey:

    Ramon A. Dominguez

  • Owner:

    Robert Abbo Racing Stable LLC

  • Breeder:

    L. Riley Mangum

Better Than Bonds

Sweetsouthernsaint Saint Ballado
Sweetsoutherncross
Jabesh Vanlandingham
Chaldea
Five-Cross Pedigree
Sale / Hip / Type Buyer / Consignor Price

KEESEP2003

Hip 4125 | Yearling
  • Oxbow Racing
  • Angus Glen Farm, agent
$30,000

OBSAPR2004

Hip 127 | Two-year-old
  • Robert Abbo
  • Oxbow Racing
$67,000
  • Giant Gizmo takes the Alysheba.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D4378527%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Stronach, Frankel Win Again With 'Gizmo

    Steady rain and sloppy track conditions did nothing to dampen the fortunes of Stronach Stables and trainer Bobby Frankel when the 4-year-old homebred Giant Gizmo scored a come-from-behind victory in the $166,050 Alysheba Stakes (gr. III) at Churchill Downs, giving them their second graded stakes win on the May 2 card.

  • Chelokee, who won the Northern Dancer at Churchill Downs on June 16, 2008, takes on 6 in the Alysheba Stakes May 2.

    Chelokee Continues Comeback in Alysheba

    Centennial Farms' Chelokee, on the Triple Crown trail a year ago, makes his return to graded stakes action May 2 when he faces six older horses in the $150,000 Alysheba Stakes (gr. III) on the dirt at Churchill Downs.

  • Magna Graduate looks for a return to his winning ways in the $150,000 Mineshaft Stakes (gr. III)<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D979269%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Grasshopper Tackles Mineshaft

    Todd Pletcher trainee Magna Graduate has not scored a win since April 2007 and the Neil Howard-trained Grasshopper has not raced since a second-place finish in the Super Derby Sept. 22. Both are looking for a return to their winning ways in the $150,000 Mineshaft Stakes (gr. III) at Fair Grounds Feb. 9.

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