Breeding Farm News

Eskendereya pairs up MSW winners

Freshman sire Eskendereya bagged two new winners on Friday, both colts in maiden special weight company... Read More...

Scissor Kick brave runner-up in G1 Golden Rose

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Arrowfield's colt Scissor Kick (by Redoute's Choice) fought out a magnificent Group 1 finish with Gooree Park's Hallowed Crown at Rosehill... Read More...

G1 winner Cross Traffic to Spendthrift for 2015

Cross Traffic, last year’s winner of the Whitney H. (G1) at Saratoga, has retired and will stand the 2015 breeding season at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, KY. Read More...

$2.2M Tapit colt co-tops Day 4 at Keeneland sale

Once again, a Tapit yearling highlighted the day’s proceedings at the Keeneland September Yearling sale, bringing a winning bid of $2.2 million... Read More...

$2.2M Tapit colt co-tops Day 4 at Keeneland sale

Once again, a Tapit yearling highlighted the day’s proceedings at the Keeneland September Yearling sale, bringing a winning bid of $2.2 million... Read More...

All American filly scores for Hayes & Newhaven Park

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
All American's daughter Tender scored a well-deserved win at Geelong today for her owner-breeder Newhaven Park Stud and trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig... Read More...

Lyle joins stallion sales team at Spendthrift

Brian Lyle, a 17-year veteran in the Thoroughbred industry, has joined the stallion sales team at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky... Read More...

More Tiznow fireworks at Keeneland sale as colt brings $1.35M

Tiznow’s “big horse” reputation rolled on at the Keeneland sale on Thursday when a colt by the perennial leading sire brought a winning bid of $1.35 million... Read More...

Tapit yearlings continue to shine at KEESEP

Day 2 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale was another banner day for juveniles by Tapit, with the Gainesway stallion having five of the top seven lots sold... Read More...

Tiznow filly rings up $1.1M at KEESEP

Tiznow had one only two horses sell for seven figures during the third day of the Sept. 8-21 Keeneland September yearling sale, with a filly bringing $1.1 million Read More...

Strong KEESEP results for Drosselmeyer

A pair of first-crop offerings by Drosselmeyer bringing $225,000 and $150,000 in the early sessions of the Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Smart winner for Manhattan Rain

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
Manhattan Rain's son Manhattan Avenue made the step up to 1500 metres look easy at Bendigo today, winning by 1.8 lengths at his fourth career outing... Read More...

Big numbers for Speightstown at Kee Day 1

Leading sire Speightstown brought some big prices during the first day of the Keeneland September Yearling sale, with a pair of colts selling for $500,000 and $485,000... Read More...

Tapit juveniles the highlight of Keeneland Day 1

America’s leading sire Tapit led the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale with gross sales of $4,805,000... Read More...

Here come the Kingdom’s heirs

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
We're thrilled with Animal Kingdom's first foals. Now it's your turn to take a look at them & vote for your favourites... Read More...

My Afleet battles to victory in Dueling Grounds Derby

In a thrilling stretch-long tete-a-tete, My Afleet ought-fought Medal Count to capture the $250,000 Dueling Ground Derby... Read More...

12th stakes winner of 2014 for Speightstown

Wine Police out-dueled Homerun Berti in Sunday’s $75,000 Premier Cup H. at Zia Park to collect his third lifetime black-type victory... Read More...

Ekati’s Phaeton crushes field in Gulfstream allowance

Ekati’s Phaeton overwhelmed a field of 2-year-old fillies Sunday at Gulfstream Park, winning by 10 ¼-lengths... Read More...

Toasting raises glass in inaugural Sky Beauty

Congrats’ list of 2014 stakes winners grew on Sunday when the 4-year-old filly Toasting pulled clear late to register a 1 ½-length victory... Read More...

Holywell, by Exclusive Quality Rises To Occasion In $250,000 FSS Susan’s Girl Stakes

Holywell, a 2-year-old filly by Journeyman Stud's Exclusive Quality, was a prayer-answering nose winner in the Florida Sire Stakes' $250,000-added Susan's Girl Stakes on September 6 at Gulfstream Park. Read More...

Twotwentyfive A Is Awesome In $250,000 FSS Affirmed Stakes

It was a Jacks Or Better Farm 1-2 finish as Twotwentyfive A bested stablemate Sing Praises by a neck in a thrilling photo finish in the Florida Sire Stakes' $250,000-added Affirmed Stakes on September 6 at Gulfstream Park Read More...

Rainbow Heir Rules In N.J. Breeders Handicap

Rainbow Heir, a 4-year-old colt by Journeyman Stud's Wildcat Heir, romps to a 12-and-a-half length victory in the $60,000 New Jersey Breeders Handicap on September 6 at Monmouth Park Read More...

Vicar’s in Trouble dominates in Louisiana Derby (G2)

Racing’s newest millionaire is Into Mischief’s Vicar’s in Trouble following the colt’s dominating... Read More...

Fourth winner for leading sire Kantharos

Kantharos, Florida’s leading freshman sire, got his fourth winner on Saturday with Free Flying’s three-length victory... Read More...

Tiznow filly shines in $127,063 Aspirant S.

Tiz Time to Shine notched his first career stakes win Saturday in the $127,063 Aspirant S. at Finger Lakes Racetrack... Read More...

Golden Ticket prevails in $100K Left Bank S.

Golden Ticket out-gamed a pair of foes in a three-way photo to take the $100,000 Left Bank S. Sept. 5 at Belmont Park... Read More...

Hold Me Back winners total grows to seven

Top-five freshman sire Hold Me Back got the seven winner from his first crop on Friday evening at Churchill Downs when Big Red Seven scored a three-quarter length victory... Read More...

Forestry filly dominates in stakes debut

Eustacia, a 2-year-old filly by Forestry, cruised to a seven length victory in the $50,000 Bird of Pay S. on Friday evening... Read More...

Two new stakeswinners for Redoute’s Choice

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
It's only five weeks since he claimed his third Sires' Premiership, and already Redoute's Choice has stamped his authority on the new season... Read More...

Fast Bullet, Leading Sprinter by Speightstown, to WinStar for 2015

Fast Bullet, the aptly-named Grade 2 winner by Speightstown, will join his sire at WinStar Farm for the 2015 breeding season... Read More...

Quality Lass, by Exclusive Quality Proves The Best In $200,000 Turf Amazon Handicap

Quality Lass, by Journeyman Stud stallion Exclusive Quality, put on a show of speed and grit in winning the $200,000 Turf Amazon Handicap Read More...

Bouzy Rouge wins Arrowfield Stud Mona Lisa Stakes

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
A first stakeswinner for the jockey, a new stakeswinner for the stallion and a new graduate stakeswinner for the sponsor: Friday's Mona Lisa Stakes delivered on many fronts... Read More...

Arrowfield’s strong hand in Horse of the Year awards

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Arrowfield is represented by finalists in four of the seven award categories at the 2014 Australian Racehorse of the Year Awards... Read More...

American Pharoah rules in Del Mar Futurity (G1)

Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah is a maiden no more after an incredible performance in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1)... Read More...

American Pharoah rules Del Mar Futurity (G1)

Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah is a maiden no more after an incredible performance in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1)... Read More...

Toothaker promoted to Stallion Sales Manager

Mark Toothaker has been promoted to Stallion Sales Manager at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, KY... Read More...

Snitzel colt on target for the Blue Sapphire

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Trainer Luke Oliver's big opinion of Snitzel colt Zeletto is beginning to be more widely shared, after his second win on Wednesday... Read More...

All American’s family quinella at Canterbury

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
All American's half-brother and son combined for a debut 3YO quinella in Sydney on Wednesday... Read More...

Gainesway-bred Ring Weekend, by Tapit, rolls in Saratoga’s Saranac (G3)

Ring Weekend, a multiple graded-winning 3-year-old by Tapit, found a home on turf with an awesome 2 ¾-length victory in Monday's $300,000 Saranac S. (G3) at Saratoga... Read More...

Lankan Rupee shines at Moonee Valley

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
World champion sprinter Lankan Rupee showed he is ready for his 2014 Spring debut with a powerful gallop at Moonee Valley on Tuesday morning... Read More...

Pirate’s Trove still undefeated after 2nd SW

Speightstown's budding star Pirate's Trove ran her record to a perfect 3-for-3 with an impressive score in Monday's $111,800 Etobicoke S. at Woodbine... Read More...

Carpe Diem seizes top spot in debut

WinStar Farm LLC and Stonestreet Stable’s Carpe Diem took control in mid-stretch en route to a 2 ½-length score in his career debut Monday at Saratoga... Read More...

Super Saver exacta in Grade 1 Hopeful S.

Competitive Edge got his first stakes win and I Spent It added to his black-type resume with a 1-2 finish for Super Saver in the $350,000 Hopeful S. (G1)... Read More...

Temple City gets third winner in Saratoga MdSpWt

The aptly-named Saratoga Heater broke his maiden the final race of Saratoga’s Sunday card to give top-five freshman sire Temple City his third winner... Read More...

Midnight Storm tops WinStar-sired exacta in Grade 2 Del Mar Derby

Pioneerof the Nile got his second graded stakes winner of the day at Del Mar when Midnight Storm sped to a front-running victory in the $300,000 Del Mar Derby (G2)... Read More...

Jojo Warrior shows her heels in the Grade 3 Torrey Pines S.

Jojo Warrior, already a 2014 stakes winner for her sire Pioneerof the Nile, added to her resume on Sunday with a front-running victory in the $100,000 Torrey Pines S. (G3)... Read More...

Rebranded romps in second straight stakes

Rebranded, a 3-year-old colt by Tiznow, decimated his opponents in the $50,000 Ruidoso Thoroughbred Derby on Sunday... Read More...

Another debut MdSpWt winner for Warrior’s Reward

Sister Stella stepped out to a 4 ¾-length maiden special weight debut win Sunday at Presque Isle Downs... Read More...

Condo Commando rolls in Grade 1 Spinaway S.

Tiz Wonderful’s 2-year-old filly Condo Commando turned the $350,000 Spinaway S. (G1) into a one-horse race... Read More...