Breeding Farm News

Hold for More notches second career stakes win

Hold for More raced to an effortless 6 ½-length victory in the $60,000 Victor Myers S. Friday at Canterbury Park... Read More...

Second winner for Paddy O’Prado

Freshman sire Paddy O’Prado chalked up his second winner from his first crop on Sunday when... Read More...

All American’s first winner in Hong Kong

Arrowfield Stud | 22 hours ago
The John Size-trained Arrowfield graduate Tianhuang has given All American his first Hong Kong success, and it was stylishly done... Read More...

Speightstown colts take the graded spotlight on Belmont’s Stars and Stripes day

Force the Pass’ win in the $1.25 million Belmont Invitational Derby (G1), coupled with Speightster’s stellar victory in the $500,000 Dwyer S. (G3), vaulted Speightstown’s 2015 progeny earnings past the $5.5 million mark... Read More...

Wildwood Kantharos streaks to first career stakes win

William Stiritz’s Wildwood Kantharos led at every call en route to a 1½-length victory in Saturday’s $53,700 Purple Violet S. at Arlington Park... Read More...

Manhattan Rain matches stride with his sire

Arrowfield Stud | 2 days ago
As Manhattan Rain approaches the end of his second season with runners, it's enlightening to look at how his sire Encosta De Lago was travelling at the same stage... Read More...

10th stakes performer for Manhattan Rain

Arrowfield Stud | 2 days ago
Manhattan Rain's 3YO sprinting daughter Wild Rain added a Group placing to her record with a bold run at Caulfield on Saturday... Read More...

Green Card is marked for a big Spring

Arrowfield Stud | 2 days ago
All American's 2YO son Green Card is heading for a top-level Spring campaign after his easy win at Caulfield on Saturday... Read More...

Dual Group 1 winner Miracles of Life retires

Arrowfield Stud | 5 days ago
Owner Stonestreet Stables has announced that dual Group 1 winner Miracles of Life has been retired to stud... Read More...

Thoroughbred Racing Commentary: Spendthrift brings emphasis on value to Australia

Glenye Cain Oakford of Thoroughbred Racing Commentary interviews Spendthrift Farm general manager Ned Toffey to discuss the operation's new venture, Spendthrift Australia... Read More...

Awesome Patriot to shuttle to Haras Santa Sara in Chile

Spendthrift Farm stallion Awesome Patriot, the stakes-winning son of Awesome Again, is set to shuttle again for the upcoming Southern Hemisphere breeding season to stand at Haras Santa Sara in Santiago, Chile... Read More...

Into Mischief 2yo romps in $125,000 My Dear S. in career debut

Come to Mischief, a 2-year-old filly by leading sire Into Mischief, became her sire’s latest exciting stakes winner on June 28th, dominating the $125,000 My Dear Stakes at Woodbine by six runaway lengths in her career debut... Read More...

Zappy Choice wins at Turffontein

Arrowfield Stud | 1 week ago
Almost a year after one grey daughter of Redoute's Choice was named South Africa's Champion 2YO Filly, a second grey 2YO filly by the champion sire has scored impressively at Turffontein... Read More...

G1 winner Victor’s Cry sires first winner

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Victor’s Cry, the Grade 1-winning miler by Street Cry (Ire), sired his first winner on Saturday when 2-year-old filly Keeplaffinleslie went gate to wire in a $47,000 Maiden Special Weight at Woodbine... Read More...

Another debut MdSpWt winner for Archarcharch

Whataclassylady sped to a one-length victory in a $42,000 maiden special weight contest Thursday at Churchill Downs to give Archarcharch his third winner from his first crop... Read More...

WinStar promotes Wilson to Stallion Seasons Director

Kyle Wilson has been promoted to Stallion Seasons Director to oversee that department at WinStar Farm, and he has brought on Caroline Walsh to join the Nominations team... Read More...

G1 millionaire Paddy O’Prado sires first winner

Paddy O’Prado, the Grade 1-winning millionaire by El Prado (Ire), sired his first winner Thursday when his aptly-named 2-year-old filly Shesthewinner broke her maiden first-time out in the fifth race at Gulfstream... Read More...

Northern Afleet latest G1 winner: Barolo

Northern Afleet’s Barolo punched his ticket to the Breeders' Cup Turf (G1) with a victory in the Grande Premio Brasil (G1)... Read More...

Northern Afleet’s newest G1 winner: Barolo

Northern Afleet’s Barolo punched his ticket to the Breeders' Cup Turf (G1) with a victory in the Grande Premio Brasil (G1)... Read More...

All American’s new All-American stakeswinner

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
Arrowfield's young sire All American notched up a new stakeswinner on Sunday, when 3YO filly America Mon Amie won in the United States... Read More...

Eskendereya filly scores in $125K Landaluce S.

Making just her second lifetime start, Right There uncorked a big rally to secure a 4 ¾-length victory in Sunday’s $125,000 Landaluce S... Read More...

Mr. Jordan makes the grade in Pegasus S. (G3)

Kantharos’ flashy gray 3-year-old son Mr. Jordan, winner of two previous listed stakes, upped his game with a head victory in the $157,500 Pegasus S. (G3) Sunday at Monmouth Park... Read More...

Not A Single Doubt gets a Moonee Valley double

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
Precocious speed is only one of the weapons in Not A Single Doubt's genetic armoury - more than a few of his progeny both train on and get over ground, including Every Faith & Word of Mouth... Read More...

Mr. Z tops Malibu Moon stakes double

Malibu Moon added two stakes winners to his expansive list of black-type winners when hard-nosed Mr. Z broke through with a victory in the $500,000 Ohio Derby... Read More...

Donworth is dominating at Delaware

Donworth drew off to a devastating 11-length victory in Saturday’s $50,000 Stanton S. at Delaware Park... Read More...

Third win by Thewiizardofoz in Hong Kong

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
Emerging Hong Kong star Thewizardofoz, by Redoute's Choice, scored his third win from three starts on Sunday evening... Read More...

Third win by Thewizardofoz in Hong Kong

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
Emerging Hong Kong star Thewizardofoz, by Redoute's Choice, scored his third win from three starts on Sunday evening... Read More...

Wandjina a gallant sixth at Royal Ascot

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
Almost exactly 12 years after Choisir began the antipodean invasion of Royal Ascot, Brazen Beau & Wandjina carried the Australian flag with distinction in Saturday's Diamond Jubilee Stakes... Read More...

Right as Rain at Gold Coast & Moonee Valley

Arrowfield Stud | 2 weeks ago
A new stakes performer and an easy city winner gave progressive young sire Manhattan Rain a mid-winter boost on Saturday... Read More...

Super Saver colt equals sale record at OBS

A son of Super Saver consigned by Bobby Dodd, Agent, went to The Three Amigos for $575,000 to top the third session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 June Sale... Read More...

Into Mischief colt equals record $575K at OBS June

Frank Fletcher went to $575,000 to secure a son of Into Mischief Wednesday during the second session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age... Read More...

Wandjina’s breeder in expansion mode

Arrowfield Stud | 3 weeks ago
As Wandjina prepares for the Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee Stakes, his breeder Arrowfield Stud is getting ready to expand its business off the back of a spectacular season... Read More...

Spendthrift sets 2015 Southern Hemisphere stud fees

B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm announced Southern Hemisphere stud fees for its 2015 roster of stallions... Read More...

Spendthrift sets 2015 Southern Hemisphere Time stud fees

B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm announced Southern Hemisphere Time stud fees for its 2015 roster of stallions... Read More...

Bluebloods: New Sires for 2015

The following article, by David Bay, appeared in the June, 2015 issue of Australia's Bluebloods... Read More...

Noble Bird rises up to take Grade 1 Stephen Foster

Just two starts removed from an allowance win at Keeneland, Birdstone’s Noble Bird reached racing’s pinnacle with a game neck victory in the $500,000 Stephen Foster H. (G1) Saturday evening... Read More...

Beholder simply too much in Adoration S. (G3)

Beholder’s class was on full display Saturday in the $100,000 Adoration S. at Santa Anita as Spendthrift Farm’s two-time champion easily won the 1 1/16-mile contest by a very comfortable 1 ¼-lengths... Read More...

G1 winner Gemologist shuttling to Chile

Grade 1 winner Gemologist will shuttle to Haras Santa Olga Farm in Santiago, Chile for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season, and the regally-bred Grade 1 winner is set to enter quarantine next Monday, with his last mares to be covered from his Ameri... Read More...

Hazard’s ripper season

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Flying Spur's 5YO daughter Hazard has rewarded the perseverance of Godolphin and the Freedman stable with a sweet Group 2 success... Read More...

The Strawberry season continues

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Redoute's Choice is enjoying a very fruitful season around the world and Strawberry Boy has contributed generously to it... Read More...

Star Thoroughbreds gets it right with All American

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
A Randwick quinella last Saturday highlights Star Thoroughbreds' great record with 3YO sons of All American... Read More...

Second stakes winner of the weekend for Warrior’s Reward

Requite is 2-for-2 in 2015 following a hard-fought victory in Sunday’s $60,000 Big Cypress H. at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Are You Kidding Me annexes Grade 2 Eclipse S.

With a powerful stretch run, Are You Kidding Me rolled to a 1 ½-length victory in the $201,200 Grade 2 Eclipse S. Sunday at Woodbine... Read More...

Kiss Moon just up in Grade 3 Mint Julep

Kiss Moon wore down favored I’m Already Sexy in the final yards and score a nose victory in the $100,000 Mint Julep H. (G3) Saturday at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Kiss Moon wins thriller in Grade 3 Mint Julep

Kiss Moon wore down favored I’m Already Sexy in the final yards and score a nose victory in the $100,000 Mint Julep H. (G3) Saturday at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward filly powers to first stakes win

Warriorscmoutoplay drew clear to a 2 ¼-length victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Jostle S. at Parx, the first stakes win and third straight victory for the 3-year-old daughter of Warrior’s Reward... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile: A Triple Crown sire

Zayat Stables’ homebred superstar American Pharoah made history on Saturday, winning the Belmont S. (G1) to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner... Read More...

Randwick quinella for All American & Star Thoroughbreds

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Leading syndicator Star Thoroughbreds teamed with All American's sons Eisenhower and Avonaco for a Randwick quinella on Saturday... Read More...

Speightstown’s Rock Fall crushes foes in True North S. (G2)

Rock Fall earned his fifth straight victory and first graded stakes win June 5, taking the $250,000 True North S. (G2) at Belmont Park by 3 ¾-lengths... Read More...

Cocked and Loaded fires winning salvo in Tremont S.

Colonel John has a rising star on his roster with Cocked and Loaded, who ran his record to a perfect 2-for-2 with a come-from-behind victory in the $250,000 Tremont S... Read More...