Breeding Farm News

Stepitup’s seventh Singapore Group win

Arrowfield Stud | 3 weeks ago
Two years after he was named Singapore's Champion 3YO, Arrowfield graduate Stepitup is still teaching his rivals how to fight under pressure... Read More...

Birdstone colt breaks maiden in Summer Juvenile Championship S.

Swipe’s big stretch run carried the 2-year-old Birdstone colt to victory in the $85,000 Summer Juvenile Championship Sunday at Los Alamitos Racecourse... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward firster zips to victory

Two-year-old filly One True Kiss debuted a winner Sunday at Los Alamitos Race Course in a 5 ½-furlong maiden special weight contest... Read More...

Miss Sydney marks champion sire’s milestone

Arrowfield Stud | 3 weeks ago
The aptly named Miss Sydney brought up an important milestone for her champion sire when she made her debut at Newcastle last Saturday... Read More...

G1 winner Dublin sires winner from first starter

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Dublin, the Grade 1-winning juvenile by Afleet Alex, sired his first winner from his first starter... Read More...

Redoute’s Choice leads on stakes wins

Arrowfield Stud | 3 weeks ago
Chris Gangemi's sprinter Rock Magic brought up the 25th stakes win this season for Redoute's Choice with a brilliant performance in Perth... Read More...

Malibu Moon’s Stanford comes up big in Long Branch S.

Previously graded stakes-placed Stanford posted a 1 ¼-length victory in the $100,000 Long Branch S. at Monmouth Park on Saturday... Read More...

Walk Close steps clear late to take G3 Modesty H.

Lead sire Tapit added to his lengthy roster of graded stakes winners on Saturday when Walk Close came from off the pace to win the $100,000 Modesty H. (G3)... Read More...

Walk Close steps clear late to take G3 Modesty H.

Lead sire Tapit added to his lengthy roster of graded stakes winners on Saturday when Walk Close came from off the pace to win the $100,000 Modesty H. (G3)... Read More...

World Approval becomes’ Northern Afleet’s latest GSW

World Approval gamely battled to a neck victory in the $100,000 American Derby (G3) Saturday at Arlington Park to give the 3-year-old Northern Afleet colt his first graded stakes win... Read More...

Congrats filly tops Fasig-Tipton Horses of Racing Age sale

Congrats’ multiple stakes-winning daughter Temper Mint Patty brought a winning bid of $350,000 during Wednesday evening’s Fasig Tipton Summer Select Horses of Racing Age sale... Read More...

Super Saver colt rings up 100 Beyer

Runhappy rolled to a five-length victory Tuesday evening at Indiana Downs in a very quick 1:09.82 for six furlongs, earning a 100 Beyer Speed Figure in just his third lifetime start... Read More...

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale

Gemologist's first yearlings at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale in central Kentucky included a pair of six-figure colts. Read More...

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale

Gemologist's first yearlings at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale in central Kentucky included a pair of six-figure colts. Read More...

Bodemeister yearlings average $150,000 at Fasig-Tipton July sale

A quintet of yearlings from the first crop of Bodemeister, led by a $250,000 colt, sold for an average of $150,000 at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale... Read More...

Bodemeister yearlings average $150,000 at Fasig-Tipton July sale

A quintet of yearlings from the first crop of Bodemeister, led by a $250,000 colt, sold for an average of $150,000 at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale... Read More...

$130K filly leads way for Astrology at F-T July Yearling sale

A $130,000 filly from the first crop sire Astrology topped a solid sale for the Taylor Made stallion at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling auction... Read More...

Tapizar offspring sparkle at Fasig-Tipton July Yearling sale

Led by a $250,000 filly, all five of first-crop sire Tapizar’s offerings brought six figures at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale... Read More...

Tapit filly tops F-T July sale at $500,000

Leading sire Tapit led the way Thursday at the Fasig-Tipton July sale with a $500,000 filly... Read More...

$270K colt tops strong F-T July sale for Dialed In

Dialed In, whose first crop are yearlings of 2015, had five lots go through the ring at the July Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale, with all five selling, led by a $270,000 colt... Read More...

Arrowfield Stallion Open House introduces Olympic Glory

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Four-time Group 1-winning European sprinter Olympic Glory will make his first public appearance in Australia at next month's Arrowfield Stallion Open House... Read More...

Medal Count, Classic-placed son of Dynaformer, retires to Spendthrift

Medal Count, Dynaformer’s Classic-placed 3-year-old of 2014, has been retired and will stand stud in 2016 at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington as the newest participant in the farm’s renowned Share The Upside Program... Read More...

Astrology first yearlings offered at Fasig-Tipton Sale

An exciting group of eight yearlings from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner Astrology are cataloged in the July 9 Fasig-Tipton Sale of yearlings. Read More...

Super Saver Rising Star dazzles at Los Alamitos

Super Majesty’s May 24 6-plus length debut score earned her a TDN Rising Star tag, but the 3-year-old daughter of Super Saver topped that race on July 5 with a spectacular 15 1/4-length allowance win... Read More...

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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month 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 | 1 month ago
Emerging Hong Kong star Thewizardofoz, by Redoute's Choice, scored his third win from three starts on Sunday evening... Read More...