Breeding Farm News

Frosted’s connections happy with Kentucky Derby draw

Frosted, Tapit’s Grade 1-winning son, drew post position 15 for Saturday’s $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Materiality looks to make history in Kentucky Derby 141

Afleet Alex’s Materiality drew a good slot when his name was called for post position three during Wednesday afternoon’s draw for the Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Carpe Diem among the favorites for Kentucky Derby 141

After drawing post position 2 for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1), WinStar Farm and Stonestreet Stable’s Carpe Diem was made the 8-1 third choice... Read More...

Upstart aims to upset Derby cart from post 19

Ralph Evans and WinStar Farm’s Upstart may have not drawn the best spot when he was assigned post 19 for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Undefeated Christophermarlowe gives Tapit Epsom Derby contender

Christophermarlowe strode to a "dominating" 4-length victory in the Investec Derby Trial on April 22nd at Epsom Downs, giving Tapit top contenders for both the Kentucky Derby and Epsom Derby... Read More...

Eskenformoney draws ideal post 4 for Kentucky Oaks

Eskendereya’s multiple graded stakes filly Eskenformoney will break from gate 4 in Friday’s Kentucky Oaks (G1), a perfect spot for the 3-year-old filly... Read More...

Kentucky Derby: Three first-crop sires represented for Spendthrift

Spendthrift Farm is loaded for bear with representatives by its stallions in this Kentucky Derby – and that appears unlikely to change in future years... Read More...

Jimmy Creed, G1 winner by Distorted Humor, shuttling to Spendthrift Australia

Grade 1 winner Jimmy Creed will shuttle to Spendthrift Australia and participate in the farm’s renowned Share The Upside Program in 2015. The ultrafast sprinter by champion sire Distorted Humor becomes the newest addition to Spendthrift Australia’s inaugural stallion roster... Read More...

$420,000 OBS juvenile for Adios Charlie

Adios Charlie continued his red-hot commercial success, when a colt from his first crop sold for $420,000 during the third session of the OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

Face Forward & Duibio score at Flemington

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
A pair of promising 3YOs gave Charge Forward and Not A Single Doubt valuable Anzac Day successes at Flemington... Read More...

Group 1 quinella for Redoute’s Choice in South Africa

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
South African stars Wylie Hall and Majmu sealed a momentous month for Redoute's Choice with a Group 1 quinella at Turffontein on Saturday... Read More...

Sir Patrick & Lady Hogan celebrate Group 2 win

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
April 2015 has been a month of remarkable career milstones for champion sire Redoute's Choice and Abidewithme brought up another one in New Zealand on Saturday... Read More...

Snitzel’s 4th Ken Russell Classic winner

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Snitzel's 31st stakeswinner and 16th juvenile stakeswinner is also his fourth winner of the GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic G3 in the past five years... Read More...

Snitzel’s fourth Ken Russell Classic winner

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Snitzel's 31st stakeswinner and 16th juvenile stakeswinner is also his fourth winner of the GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic G3 in the past five years... Read More...

All American Eisenhower presides at Canterbury

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Star Thoroughbreds' progressive All American 3YO Eisenhower presided over a trio of Arrowfield-sired winners at Canterbury on Thursday... Read More...

Strong OBS 2yo numbers for Hold Me Back

Hold Me Back, whose first foals are 3-year-olds of 2015, had a pair of 2-year-old fillies bring six figures during Thursday’s third session of the April 21-24 OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

$700K Tizway session-topper at OBS April

A filly by Tizway each brought $700,000 to top the third session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training... Read More...

Archarcharch’s first winner romps by 9 ¼ lengths at Keeneland

Spendthrift Farm’s freshman sire Archarcharch got on the board in a big way Thursday at Keeneland, when 2-year-old filly Tia Flor became his first winner after a runaway 9 ¼-length victory over colts in a $50,000 Maiden Special Weight heat... Read More...

Consumer Credit battles to victory in Memories of Silver S.

More Than Ready’s Grade 3 winner Consumer Credit notched her third career stakes win in the $100,000 Memories of Silver S. at Aqueduct... Read More...

American Lion filly lights board at OBS

A filly from the first crop of American Lion hammered for $235,000 Thursday at the OBS April sale of 2-year-olds in training... Read More...

$420,000 Tizway filly lights up OBS

A filly from the first crop by Tizway lit up the board at the OBS Spring Sale, selling for $420,000 at the second session on Wednesday, April 22nd. Read More...

Tapit sets all-time record for OBS

Tapit set a new all-time high price for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company, when his two-year-old daughter sold for $1.9 million at the second session of the OBS Spring Sale on April 22nd... Read More...

Tapit set all-time record for OBS

Tapit set a new all-time high price for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company, when his two-year-old daughter sold for $1.9 million at the second session of the OBS Spring Sale on April 22nd... Read More...

Kantharos filly brings $225,000 at OBS

A flashy filly by Champion Florida Freshman Sire Kantharos sold for $225,000 at the OBS Spring Sale on April 21st, second highest-price for a filly opening day... Read More...

Drosselmeyer juvenile brings $140,000 at OBS

After working a spectacular quarter in :21.1 on April 13th, a colt from the first crop by Drosselmeyer sold for $140,000 on April 21st, opening day of the OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward, G1 winner by Medaglia d’Oro, to Spendthrift Australia

Spendthrift Australia has announced that Warrior’s Reward, the Grade 1-winning son of Medaglia d’Oro, will be the first of its stallions to shuttle to Australia and participate in the farm’s renowned Share The Upside Program starting in 2015... Read More...

More Than Ready sires top filly opening day at OBS

A lovely daughter of More Than Ready achieved the highest price for a filly on Day One of the OBS Spring Sale, selling for $250,000 midway through the session... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile sires #2 Juvenile Day One at OBS

Pioneerof the Nile sired the second high-priced juvenile opening day at the OBS Spring Sale, when hip 273 sold for $270,000... Read More...

Archarcharch colt brings $250,000 at OBS

Archarcharch sired his highest-priced progeny to date, when a first-crop colt sold for $250,000 opening day at the OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

Exceptional Easter returns by Arrowfield stallions

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
This year's sale results make the Arrowfield roster an essential element of breeding strategies aimed at the 2018 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale... Read More...

Northern Afleet on track for rare Derby feat

If both War Story and Materiality start in the 141st Kentucky Derby (G1), Northern Afleet would achieve the rare feat of being both the sire and the grandsire of Derby contenders... Read More...

Northern Afleet on track for rare KY Derby feat

If both War Story and Materiality start in the 141st Kentucky Derby (G1), Northern Afleet would achieve the rare feat of being both the sire and the grandsire of Derby contenders... Read More...

Eskenformoney works bullet for KY Oaks

Multiple Graded stakes filly Eskenformoney worked a bullet on April 17th at Palm Meadows Downs, in anticipation of her next start, the $1,000,000 Kentucky Oaks (G1) on May 1st... Read More...

First 2YOs by American Lion – Hear Them Roar

The first auction two-year-olds by American Lion are making some noise, averaging 15 1/2 times the stud fee at the juvenile sales this year… Read More...

Manhattan Rain 3YO impresses in Flemington stakes win

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Soon after Easter Sale buyers snapped up eight Manhattan Rain yearlings, 3YO Manapine endorsed their selections with a powerful stakes victory over 2500 metres at Flemington... Read More...

WinStar acquires minority interest in Upstart

WinStar Farm has acquired a minority interest in Kentucky Derby (G1) contender Upstart, winner of the Holy Bull S. (G2) and runner-up in the Florida Derby (G1) and Fountain of Youth S. (G2) this winter at Gulfstream... Read More...

Sixth stakes victory for Amorino

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Snitzel's state-trotting son Amorino scored his sixth black type win for the Galante family in Saturday's MRC Anniversary Vase LR... Read More...

Papacoolpapacool continues streak in La Puente S.

Temple City got his first multiple stakes winner of 2015 on Saturday when Papacoolpapacool strolled to a 4 ¼-length victory in the $75,000 La Puente S... Read More...

Dramedy provides huge thrill in Elkhorn S. (G2)

Distorted Humor’s Dramedy put away My Afleet following an early duel and then held off a furious charge from several challengers in deep stretch to win the $250,000 Elkhorn S. (G2)... Read More...

Third Group win for Not A Single Doubt mare

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Gypsy Diamond made the most of her first opportunity at 2000 metres since November 2013 with a sparkling Group 3 success at Randwick on Saturday... Read More...

Second Group win for Charge Forward filly

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Charge Forward's splendid daughter Slightly Sweet and jockey Kathy O'Hara completed a quarter-million dollar Autumn campaign with a terrific win in Saturday's ATC J.H.B. Carr S. G3... Read More...

Stonestreet & WinStar launch Derby website for Carpe Diem

Barbara Banke’s Stonestreet Stables and Kenny & Lisa Troutt’s WinStar Farm have launched the official website for their Kentucky Derby contender Carpe Diem... Read More...

Tale of Ekati colt has fastest breeze at OBS under tack show

A colt by Tale of Ekati consigned by All Dreams Equine, agent, zipped through three furlongs in :33 2/5 at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 Spring Sale... Read More...

Majmu’s milestone win for Redoute’s Choice

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Sheikh Hamdan's sensational filly Majmu has achieved the 250th stakes win, and the 150th Group win by the progeny of champion sire Redoute's Choice... Read More...

Manapine impresses in Flemington stakes win

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Soon after Easter Sale buyers snapped up eight Manhattan Rain yearlings, 3YO Manapine endorsed their selections with a powerful stakes victory over 2500 metres at Flemington... Read More...

Arrowfield announces 2015 Service Fees

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Arrowfield Stud today announced the 2015 service fees for its ten-stallion roster, headed by three-time champion sire Redoute’s Choice... Read More...

Big interstate double for Not A Single Doubt

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
A smart juvenile filly and a 3YO gelding gave Not A Single Doubt a new stakeswinner and a $320,000 interstate double on Saturday... Read More...

Race Day, Divining Rod top incredible day for Tapit

Race Day and Divining Rod both won graded stakes on Saturday, capping off a brilliant two-day run for Tapit... Read More...

American Pharoah blitzes foes in Arkansas Derby (G1)

The superlatives flowed following American Pharoah’s incredible win in Saturday’s $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) as the son of Pioneerof the Nile rolled by some eight lengths... Read More...

House Rules rallies to take Grade 3 Top Flight Handicap

House Rules, a 4-year-old daughter of Distorted Humor, prevailed in a three-horse photo to score victory in the $200,000 Top Flight H. (G3)... Read More...