Breeding Farm News

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...

Hold Me Back gets first stakes winner

First-crop sire Hold Me Back chalked up his first black-type winner on Sunday when Hold for More zipped to a smart-looking 5 ¼-length victory in the $75,000 Northern Lights Futurity... Read More...

Forest Lake shines in the $100,000 Starlet S.

Two-year-old Forest Lake garnered the first stakes win of her career on Saturday evening with a two-length score in the $100,000 Evangeline Downs Starlet... Read More...

Itsmyluckyday all heart in Grade 1 Woodward S.

Itsmyluckyday earned his first Grade 1 win in Saturday’s $600,000 Woodward S. (G1) at Saratoga... Read More...

Tale of Ekati logs another MdSpWt winner

Freshman sire Tale of Ekati notched his sixth winner on Saturday when Charles Fipke’s homebred filly Morning Tale scored by 4 ½-lengths... Read More...

Third Group 1 placing for Sweet Idea

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
On a day of excellent performances for Arrowfield-sired performers, Snitzel's daughter Sweet Idea was the undoubted star... Read More...

Pleasantly Perfect, Breeders’ Cup sire and champion, to Taylor Made Stallions

Pleasantly Perfect, one of the few Breeders’ Cup winners at stud to sire a Breeders’ Cup winner, will stand the 2015 breeding season at Taylor Made Stallions in Nicholasville, KY... Read More...

Pleasantly Perfect, Breeders’ Cup sire and champion, to Taylor Made Stallions

Pleasantly Perfect, one of the few Breeders’ Cup winners at stud to sire a Breeders’ Cup winner,... Read More...

First graded stakes winner for Temple City

Top-5 Freshman sire Temple City notched his first stakes winner Thursday at Saratoga when Startup Nation swooped by the field en route to a dominating 4 ½-length victory in the $200,000 With Anticipation S. (G2)... Read More...

It’s Partisan Politics at Saratoga

Partisan Politics overcame a rough start to break her maiden in the 2 ¾-length victory in the $100,000 P. G. Johnson S. Aug. 27 on the Saratoga lawn... Read More...

Guineas prospect for Qatar Bloodstock

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Redoute's Choice filly Betsy put herself in the frame for the 1000 Guineas with a 4-length debut win at Cranbourne on Thursday... Read More...

Smart 3YO winners at Sandown & Ipswich

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Not A Single Doubt & Snitzel were represented by a pair of eye-catching 3YO winners in Victoria and Queensland on Wednesday... Read More...

Redoute’s Choice receives Champion Sire award

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Redoute's Choice won the 2013/14 Australian Champion Sire award at the combined National & NSW Breeding Awards Dinner held last Saturday evening... Read More...

Spendthrift acquires breeding interest in Itsmyluckyday

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm has acquired the breeding interest in Itsmyluckyday, who was most recently a close runner-up in the Whitney H. (G1) at Saratoga. The multiple graded stakes-winning son of Lawyer Ron will continue racing throughout the remainder of 2014, starting with this Saturday’s $600,000 Woodward S. (G1) at Saratoga, before he takes up stud duty at the Lexington-based farm in 2015... Read More...

Goldencents sets track record in Grade 2 Pat O’Brien

Goldencents was simply scintillating in Sunday’s $250,000 Pat O’Brien S. (G2) at Del Mar, rolling to a track record setting six-length victory... Read More...

Redoute’s Choice colts quinella Up and Coming Stakes

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
While Redoute's Choice received accolades in the Hunter Valley, a pair of smashing Arrowfield colts underlined his status as a multiple champion sire... Read More...

Fast Cash charges into black type at Moonee Valley

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Rich Enuff, the winner of Saturday's Mitchell McKenzie S. LR, was mightily impressive but so was the runner-up, Charge Forward's son Fast Cash... Read More...

Eskendereya colt wires field in Woodbine MSW

Flashaway debuted in a big way Sunday at Woodbine, rolling to a front-running 3 ¾-length maiden special weight victory to give Eskendereya his third winner from his first crop... Read More...

Best Plan Yet Strikes Gold In $90,000 Forty Niner Stakes

Hear No Evil's Best Plan Yet,continued his sire's hot streak with a determined win in the $90,000 Forty Niner Stakes on August 23 at Gulfstream Park Read More...

Super Saver’s winners list grows to eight

Leading freshman sire Super Saver chalked up his eighth winner from his first crop on Aug. 21... Read More...

Into Mischief filly at her best in Del Mar debut

Conquest Misbehave closed powerfully over the final quarter mile of the Del Mar surface to score an authoritative 2 1/2-length victory... Read More...

Winners list grows for Hold Me Back

Top-10 Freshman Sire Hold Me Back garnered his sixth winner this year on Aug. 17 with Hold for More scoring a facile five-length victory in a maiden special weight contest... Read More...

More winners & stakes horses for Hold Me Back

Top-10 Freshman Sire Hold Me Back garnered his sixth winner and first two stakes horses in a two-week span from August 2nd to 17th... Read More...

New winners, stakes horses for Hold Me Back

Top-10 Freshman Sire Hold Me Back garnered his sixth winner and first two stakes horses in a two-week span from August 2nd to 17th... Read More...

Kiss Moon handles Arlington turf to take Hatoof S.

Kiss Moon got her first stakes victory in the $75,000 Hatoof S. Aug. 16 at Arlington Park, the 83rd lifetime stakes winner and eighth of 2014 for Malibu Moon... Read More...

WinStar-sired 2yos shine at Saratoga

A pair of 2-year-old fillies by WinStar stallions More Than Ready and Congrats tallied maiden special weight wins Sunday, both in their career debuts... Read More...

I Got It All chalks up third stakes win of 2014

With a big move a quarter-mile from the wire, I Got It All rallied for a 1 3/4-length victory in the $65,000 Straight Line S. Saturday at Arlington Park... Read More...

Speightstown colt chalks up 4th career SW

Weekend Hideaway pulled away late in Friday's $100,000 John H. Morrisey S. at Saratoga to give the 4-year-old Speightstown colt his fourth lifetime stakes victory... Read More...

Majmu named Champion South African 2YO Filly

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Unbeaten Redoute's Choice filly Majmu was named Champion 2YO Filly at South Africa's 2014 Equus Awards on Wednesday evening... Read More...

Legend in the making: Tale of Ekati

Freshman stallion Tale of Ekati sired his fifth two-year-old winner today, when Legend of Tutu led every step of the way in a maiden special weight at Finger Lakes… Read More...

Season’s highest rated races won by Dundeel

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Hard on the heels of Dundeel's New Zealand Horse of the Year title comes the news that he also won both of last season's highest rated races in Australia & New Zealand... Read More...

MSW winners highlight Old Fashioned weekend at Del Mar

A pair of maiden special weight winners over the past weekend at Del Mar set the tone for what promises to be a very special August for Old Fashioned... Read More...

Dundeel crowned NZ Horse of the Year

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Dundeel added the final diamond to his champion's crown when he was named the 2013/14 New Zealand Horse of the Year on Thursday evening... Read More...

Three 2YO stakes horses in 2 weeks

Magna Graduate sired his third juvenile stakes performer in 15 days, when Unbridled Graduate ran second in the Cleveland Kindergarten Stakes at Thistledown on August 9th... Read More...

Darby Dan grad springs to stakes victory at Saratoga

Darby Dan graduate Spring to the Sky rocketed to his third consecutive win in the $100,000 Troy Stakes over the main track at Saratoga on August 13th. Read More...

Kantharos collects second MSW winner

Ocala Stud's first-year stallion Kantharos got his second winner on Aug. 12 in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight race for 2-year-olds... Read More...

More Than Ready S. debuts at KY Downs

One of the most prominent races of the upcoming Kentucky Downs meeting has been renamed the $200,000 More Than Ready Mile after the internationally successful stallion standing at WinStar... Read More...

New winner for Manhattan Rain

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Manhattan Rain's daughter Rainbow Room scored handomely on debut over 1580 metres for trainer Tony McEvoy... Read More...

Forestry reaches 50 lifetime SW plateau

With a pair of stakes winners over the weekend, Forestry hit another milestone in his illustrious stallion career with a lifetime total of 50 black-type winners... Read More...

Journeyman Stud Stallion Hear No Evil dominates Florida Sire Stakes at Gulfstream Park

Progeny of Journeyman Stud stallion Hear No Evil dominates in the inaugural running of the Florida Sire Stakes on August 9 at Gulfstream Park winning both the Dr. Fager and Desert Vixen Stakes Read More...

Paddy O’Prado colt brings $135,000 at Saratoga

A yearling colt by Paddy O'Prado with "Kentucky Derby" stamped all over his pedigree, sold for $135,000 at the Saratoga New York Bred Preferred Sale on August 9th. Read More...

Hat Trick yearlings average $152,500 at Saratoga Preferred

Yearlings by Hat Trick averaged $152,500 at the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga New York Preferred Yearling Sale August 9th and 10th... Read More...

$140K, $130K for Dublin’s Saratoga Yearlings

Led by a $140,000 filly and a $130,000 colt, Dublin topped all New York freshman sires by average at the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Preferred Sale, August 9 & 10. Read More...