Breeding Farm News

Victorian breeder celebrates first Group 1 Star

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
While Mark Ruff was busy winning a campdrafting event in rural Victoria, the thoroughbred horse he bred five years ago was storming to a Group 1 victory in New Zealand... Read More...

Untapable a unanimous Champion

Untapable was named Champion 3-year-old Filly of 2014 on Saturday evening in the first unanimous selection at the Eclipse Awards in four years. Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile’s American Pharoah wins Eclipse Award

Zayat Stables’ brilliant 2-year-old colt American Pharoah became Pioneerof the Nile’s first Eclipse Award winner when he was named 2014 2-year-old Champion Male at Saturday night’s Eclipse Awards... Read More...

Line of David colt captures California Derby

Cross the Line put himself on the 2015 Triple Crown trail with a 1 ¾-length win in Saturday’s $100,000 California Derby at Golden Gate Fields... Read More...

Pink Poppy blooms in Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf

Tiznow got his first stakes winner of 2015 Saturday at Gulfstream Park when Pink Poppy strode to a 1 ½-length score in the $100,000 Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf S... Read More...

Speightstown racks up third stakes winner of the month

Weekend Hideaway surpassed the half-million dollar earnings mark with a four-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint S... Read More...

Eskenformoney powers home at Gulfstream

The 3-year-old Eskendereya filly Eskenformoney drew off with authority in the stretch to score an emphatic 3 ¾-victory in a one-mile allowance contest Friday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Arrowfield roster makes Millions magic

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Vendors of Arrowfield-sired yearlings had many reasons to smile at a buoyant Magic Millions Gold Coast Sale... Read More...

Paynter’s first foal is a filly

The first foal by Grade 1 Haskell Invitational S. winner Paynter, a son of Horse of the Year Ghostzapper, arrived Jan. 13... Read More...

Reynaldothewizard kicks off 2015 with win in Dubawi S.

Speightstown’s venerable sprinter Reynaldothewizard rolled to an emphatic 3 ¾-length win in the $150,000 Dubawi S... Read More...

Bellamy Road colt is first foal of 2015 at WinStar

Early in the morning of Jan. 12 a colt by Bellamy Road became the first foal of 2015 born at WinStar Farm... Read More...

Prospective, multiple GSW by Malibu Moon, sires first foal

Multiple graded stakes winner Prospective, a son of leading sire Malibu Moon, sired his first foal late Tuesday, Jan. 13 when a colt was born at J. Michael O’Farrell Jr.’s Ocala Stud Farm, where Prospective is standing stud in Florida... Read More...

My Pal Charlie filly “much the best” at Fair Grounds

Spendthrift Farm's Harbour Island was impressive once again at the Fair Grounds, winning her second consecutive race under wraps... Read More...

G1 winner Graydar’s first foal is a colt

Taylor Made Stallions’ Graydar, the imposing Grade 1-winning son of Unbridled’s Song, sired his first foal early Tuesday, Jan. 13 when a colt was born at Taylor Made Farm in Nicholasville, KY... Read More...

Big breakthrough for Calculator in $100,000 Sham S. (G3)

In Summation’s leading 3-year-old colt Calculator rocketed through the Santa Anita Park stretch en route to a 4 ¼-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Sham S. (G3)... Read More...

Distorted Humor’s Surfer reaches new heights in Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge

With a determined stretch run, Surfer secured his first Group victory in Round 1 of the $250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge (G2) at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai... Read More...

Multiple G1 winner Flat Out sires first foal

Spendthrift Farm’s Flat Out, the three-time Grade 1 winner of $3,645,383 on the racetrack, sired his first reported foal Friday, January 2 when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Six Gables Farm in Tottenham, ON... Read More...

G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly

WinStar Farm’s Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy, sired his first reported foal on Monday, Jan. 5th when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Royal Thoroughbreds in Freedom, NY... Read More...

WinStar to host stallion open house during KEEJAN

WinStar Farm will host a stallion open house for breeders during the Keeneland January Sale at its state-of-the-art stallion complex... Read More...

Tapit starts off the year with stakes winner and TDN Rising Star

Tapit, the leading sire of 2014, picked up right where he left off with a stakes winner and maiden-breaking TDN Rising Star in the first three days of 2015... Read More...

Speightstown’s Barbados zips to victory in the Spectacular Bid S.

Speightstown, who finished in the top 10 on the 2014 General Sire list with 16 stakes winners, started off the new year with splash... Read More...

Ekati’s Phaeton battles to Old Hat S. (G3) victory

Tale of Ekati got his first black-type winner on Saturday afternoon when Ekati’s Phaeton determined effort earned the 3-year-old filly a win in the $100,000 Old Hat S. (G3)... Read More...

Lutine Belle takes New Year’s Day stakes for Bellamy Road

Bellamy Road couldn’t have had a better start to 2015 as Lutine Belle took the $75,000 Blue Norther S. Santa Anita Park on New Year's Day... Read More...

Eskendereya filly kicks off year in style

Stolen Victory romped to a 14 ¾-length win on New Year’s Day in a maiden special weight contest at Aqueduct to become Eskendereya’s first winner from his second crop... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly dominates Bal Harbour S.

House Rules cruised to a 9 ¼-length triumph in the $60,000 Bal Harbour S. Friday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Champion sire Congrats recovering well from colic surgery

Congrats, A.P. Indy’s only champion freshman sire, is recovering in good order following colic surgery late last month in Australia, where he was wrapping up his shuttling obligations at Vinery Australia for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season... Read More...

Gainesway sales grad battles to victory in Valley Forge

Circling the field with a strong, bold move, Praetereo flew from last to first, passing eight other challengers en route to victory in the $75,000 Valley Forge Stakes on December 30th... Read More...

Northern Afleet 2yo remains undefeated at Fair Grounds

Northern Afleet’s War Story overcame early trouble to prevail by 2 ¾-lengths in a one-mile allowance contest Sunday at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Super Saver tallies another big MdSpWt winner

Runhappy rallied from last to win his debut by a widening 8 ¼-lengths Sunday at Turfway Park to become Super Saver’s 16th winner from his first crop... Read More...

Tapit sales-topper very impressive in Gulfstream debut

Overcontrol, a $725,000 purchase at the 2014 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in training, was an in-hand winner of his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Cross the Line scores MdSpWt win on front end

Top freshman sire Line of David netted the ninth winner from his first crop on Dec. 26 when the well-bred colt Cross the Line rolled home a 4 ½-length victor... Read More...

Faith justified by Moonee Valley win

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
A decision to forgo Spring racing paid off when Not A Single Doubt's daughter Every Faith scored easily at Moonee Valley on Saturday... Read More...

Temple City’s Bolo dominates Eddie Logan S.

Bolo became Temple City’s newest stakes winner on Saturday with an authoritative victory in the $102,000 Eddie Logan S... Read More...

Old Fashioned 2yo impresses in Lost in the Fog S. win

Outdated pulled away with authority in the Turf Paradise stretch en route to 4 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s Lost in the Fog S... Read More...

Mr Snitzel strikes again with Perignon

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Gerald Ryan has come up an exciting new contender for Gold Coast Magic Millions honours in the shape of Arrowfield graduate Perignon... Read More...

Smart Missiles ready to fire up the sale-ring

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Few Australian stallions have generated as much excitement as supernaturally talented Smart Missile whose first yearlings debut at the 2015 Magic Millions Sale... Read More...

15th winner for Super Saver airs by 15

WinStar-bred Unrivaled showed he was named right, demolishing a maiden special field at Parx Racing by 15 widening lengths on December 23rd... Read More...

Line of David 2yo fires big in Los Alamitos Futurity (G1)

Line of David became just the fourth freshman stallion to sire a Grade 1 two-year-old in North America in 2014 when Firing Line ran second in the $500,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G1)... Read More...

Tapit filly wins third stakes of 2014

Cassatt cruised to an easy 5 ¾-length victory in the $50,000 Tiffany Lass S. Sunday at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Record-breaking Christmas Parcel for Beneteau

Arrowfield Stud | 3 months ago
Exactly 51.07 seconds after 2YO filly Parcel sprang out of the gates at Bendigo, Leading First Season Sire Beneteau had his fourth winner... Read More...

Not A Single Doubt unveils Magic Millions contender

Arrowfield Stud | 3 months ago
Already sire of a Magic Millions 2YO Classic winner, Not A Single Doubt has unveiled a bright new prospect for the 2015 race... Read More...

Fourth new winner in 14 days for Kantharos

R Limo Joe drove right to the lead and kept on cruising, taking a $34,000 maiden special weight at Gulfstream by two lengths in his career bow on Dec. 19th... Read More...

My Pal Charlie filly goes gate to wire in MdSpWt

Harbour Island scored a front-running victory in a six furlong maiden special weight contest for 2-year-old fillies Thursday at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Miss Temple City unbeaten and unchallenged

Miss Temple City kept her undefeated record intact on Dec. 17 with a three length triumph in the feature allowance on the lawn at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Rich win at Wyong for Gerald Ryan purchase

Arrowfield Stud | 3 months ago
Arrowfield and its stallions added their eighth winner to the Wyong Magic Millions honour roll when Aerobar won the $100,000 3YO Stakes on Thursday... Read More...

17th winner for No. 1 Juvenile Sire Kantharos

Florida-bred Bulguruisinhwa became the 17th juvenile winner from the first crop by Kantharos on Dec. 14th, when she broke her maiden going 1200 meters in South Korea... Read More...

17th winner for FL’s Leading Juvenile Sire Kantharos

Florida-bred Bulguruisinhwa became the 17th juvenile winner from the first crop by Kantharos, when she broke her maiden going 1200 meters on Dec. 14th... Read More...

Speightstown’s 2yo colt Bayerd now a two-time stakes winner

Bayerd battled to a game victory in the $250,000 Springboard Mile S. to give the 2-year-old Speightstown colt his second stakes victory... Read More...

Dominating MdSpWt victory for Super Saver filly

Embellish the Lace appears a filly with a very bright future after the 2-year-old Super Saver filly rocketed to a 10 ¼-length maiden special weight... Read More...

Eskendereya colt rolls home on Gulfstream lawn

Escondido stormed from seventh to first in the final quarter mile to win his one-mile maiden contest by a widening 2 ¾-lengths Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...