Breeding Farm News

Speightstown filly very game in Eight Belles S. (G2) win

Benner Island gallantly fought off the late charge of Union Strike to take the $200,000 Eight Belles S. (G2) by a head on a rainy Friday afternoon at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Overanalyze leaps to top of Freshman Sire list

Analyze Your Luck became the second winner for his sire Overanalyze with a 2 1/4-length debut maiden special weight victory Friday at Aqueduct... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile’s Classic Empire favored for Kentucky Derby (G1)

Pioneerof the Nile's Classic Empire was made the morning line favorite in Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1), which drew a full field of 20 3-year-olds... Read More...

Always Dreaming set to go from post five in Kentucky Derby (G1)

Bodemeister's brilliant 3-year-old colt Always Dreaming will break from post five in the $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1), which drew a full field of 20... Read More...

Irap draws post 9 for Kentucky Derby (G1)

Tiznow's 2017 Kentucky Derby (G1) entrant Irap drew post nine of 20 for the 143rd Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 6... Read More...

Post 18 for Gormley in Kentucky Derby (G1)

Malibu Moon's top 3-year-old colt Gormley was assigned post 18 for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Jimmy Creed’s first winner equals Gulfstream track record

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Jimmy Creed, the Grade 1-winning son of Distorted Humor, sired his first winner on Wednesday when 2-year-old colt Admiral Jimmy impressively won at first asking in a $50,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Gulfstream, equaling the 4 ½-furlong track record in 51.07 seconds... Read More...

Practical Joke set for Kentucky Derby (G1)

Into Mischief's leading 3-year-old colt Practical Joke didn't get the luck of the draw for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1), landing in post 19 in the 20-horse field... Read More...

Gunnevera lands in the middle of the Kentucky Derby (G1) gate

Dailed In's leading 3-year-old Gunnevera will be a perfect 10 when he breaks from the gate in Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Girvin draws ideal post for Derby 143

Girvin's trainer Joe Sharp couldn't have been more pleased with the outcome of Wednesday's post position draw for Saturday's Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Speight Swiftly stars on Churchill Downs turf

Speight Swiftly, a full brother to WinStar stallion Speightster, by Speightstown, turned in a sparkling effort over the Churchill Downs turf on Wednesday... Read More...

Gemologist filly debuts in fine fashion at Belmont

Top-5 Second-Crop sire of winners Gemologist logged another impressive debut winner on Wednesday at Belmont Park... Read More...

The WinStar Farm Star Breeders of the Month are Aaron and Marie Jones

Aaron and Marie are the breeders of Irap, a half-brother to WinStar Stallion Speightstown, and... Read More...

Miss Sunset racks up third career stakes victory

Into Mischief's up-and-coming 3-year-old filly Miss Sunset won the third stakes of her career in just seven starts with a length victory in the $100,000 Campanile S... Read More...

Enstone storms home to take the $125,000 Fury S.

Enstone, a 3-year-old Tiznow filly, scored the first stakes win of her career in Sunday's $125,000 Fury S. at Woodbine in her 2017 debut... Read More...

More Than Ready’s Eagle Way takes G3 Queen Mother Cup

Eagle Way, a Group 1 winner last year in his native Australia, remained undefeated at the 2,400 meter distance with a victory in the April 30 Queen Mother Memorial Cup (G3) at Sha Tin Racecourse... Read More...

Jersey Town firster sparkles in MdSpWt score

Wonder How rocketed out of the gate and never looked back in his 2 3/4-length maiden special weight victory Sunday at Laurel Park... Read More...

Real Impact’s three-quarter brother stars in Hong Kong

Arrowfield Stud | 4 weeks ago
Real Impact's three-quarter brother Neorealism claimed another major international trophy for Japan with a stunning victory in Sunday evening's HKJC Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup G1... Read More...

Tiznow colt picks up first stakes victory

Smokin Now led all the way in Friday's $65,000 Golden Circle S. at Prairie Meadows to give the 3-year-old Tiznow colt his first stakes win... Read More...

$300K Northern Afleet colt at OBS April sale

The final day April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training featured a $300,000 colt by Northern Afleet... Read More...

Bodemeister filly sells for $200K Friday at OBS April sale

The final day of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $200,000 Bodemeister filly purchased by Gary Contessa... Read More...

Strong returns continue for Into Mischief at OBS April 2yo Sale

A successful OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training continued for Into Mischief during Thursday's session of the April 25-28 sale... Read More...

First American winner for Animal Kingdom

Arrowfield Stud | 1 month ago
The Skies are indeed looking Sunny for American superstar Animal Kingdom as he unfurls first-crop talent in both hemispheres... Read More...

Seven-figure More Than Ready filly highlights Thursday OBS April sale

After a winning bid of an even $1,000,000 during the Thursday session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training, the More Than Ready filly will be headed for a probable European racing career... Read More...

Shackleford colt hammers for $300,000 at OBS April sale

A colt from the second crop of Shackleford brought a winning bid of $300,000 during the Thursday session of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Paynter colt picked up for $250K Thursday at OBS April sale

Paynter's personal high-water water mark of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training came Thursday when James Bashor submitted a winning bid of $250,000... Read More...

$2.45 million Tiznow colt sets high-water mark at OBS April Sale

A colt by champion sire Tiznow and bred by WinStar Farm brought a winning bid of $2.45 million during the Thursday session of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Tizway: OBS April 2yo Sale report

After a strong showing at the Under Tack Show, a Tizway colt sold for $180,000 during the Thursday session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Pricey filly for Congrats Wednesday at OBS 2yo sale

Eclipse Thoroughbreds went to $300,000 for a filly by Congrats during Wednesday's session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

$250K colt for Bodemeister Wednesday at OBS 2yo sale

Bodemeister's first colt to sell during Wednesday's session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training brought a winning bid of $250,000 from top buyer Narvick International... Read More...

Big returns for Graydar Wednesday at OBS 2yo sale

First-Crop Sire Graydar's $290,000 colt sold during Wednesday's session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Malibu Moon filly brings $650,000 Wednesday at OBS 2-year-old sale

A filly by top-10 sire Malibu Moon brought a winning bid of $650,000 during Wednesday's session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly tabbed for $575,000 Wednesday at OBS 2-year-old sale

A filly by leading sales sire Distorted Humor brought a winning bid of $575,000 during Wednesday's session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

Salmanazar eye-catching in Keeneland MdSpWt

Salmanazar, a 2-year-old Shackleford colt making his first start, came home a 1 3/4-length winner in a 4 1/2-furlong maiden special weight Thursday at Keeneland... Read More...

Overanalyze colt realizes $315,000 opening day of OBS April sale

Freshman sire Overanalyze had his top-selling 2-year-old of 2017 during the first day of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Artie Schiller: OBS April sale Day 1 report

The first day of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $175,000 filly for Artie Schiller... Read More...

Jimmy Creed colt brings $325K Tuesday at OBS

A colt from the first crop of Spendthrift stallion Jimmy Creed brought a winning bid of $325,000 during Tuesday's opening session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

$350K Into Mischief colt at OBS April Day 1

The offspring of leading 3-year-old sire Into Mischief have been hit in the sales ring as well this year, the latest a $350,000 colt during Tuesday's opening session of the April 25-28 OBS Spring Sale... Read More...

Dialed In filly perfect in five starts

Ruffenuff crossed the wire in first for the fifth time in as many starts in her allowance win on April 23... Read More...

Southern Ring won’t be denied in Whimsical S. (G3)

Speightstown's 5-year-old daughter Southern Ring broke sharply and fended off a late challenge to win Sunday's $150,000 Whimsical S. at Woodbine... Read More...

Into Mischief filly battles for Memories of Silver S. win

With a determined stretch run, Party Boat wore down pacesetter Team of Teams to win the $100,000 Memories of Silver S. by three-quarters of a length Sunday at Aqueduct... Read More...

Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner

Gemologist's 3-year-old colt Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner... Read More...

Cool Arrow strikes in Robert Hilton Memorial S.

Into Mischief's multiple stakes winner Cool Arrow added more black type to his resume with a 3... Read More...

Sparkling show for Shackleford colt at Keeneland

Meantime rolled to a 7 1/2-length maiden special weight win April 22 at Keeneland in the two-turn debut for the 3-year-old Shackleford colt... Read More...

Bodemeister filly blazes the way over Santa Anita turf

Kenda stormed home over the Santa Anita Park turf course stretch to break her maiden by 1 1/2-lengths on April 21.... Read More...

Overdriven colt scores in debut on Santa Anita Park turf

Arms Runner won at first asking at Santa Anita Park on April 20, taking a 6 1/2-furlong downhill turf course maiden special weight contest by a half-length... Read More...

WinStar & Don Alberto purchase Kentucky Derby contender Battle of Midway

WinStar Farm & Don Alberto Stable have partnered to purchase Santa Anita Derby (G1) runner-up Battle of Midway from Rick Porter’s Fox Hill Farm, and the 3-year-old son of Smart Strike will continue to be trained by Jerry Hollendorfer as the colt prepares for a start in the May 6th Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Second maiden special weight winner in two days for Awesome Patriot

Freshman sire Awesome Patriot tallied his second maiden special weight winner of the prestigious Keeneland meet on Thursday when Waki Patriot scored a decisive five-length victory... Read More...

Overanalyze sires first winner in $100,000 MdSpWt at Aqueduct

WinStar Farm’s Overanalyze, the Grade 1-winning millionaire by Dixie Union, sired his first winner on Thursday when 2-year-old colt Analyze the Odds drew off to an impressive 4 ½-length debut victory in a $100,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Aqueduct... Read More...

Run Away and Hide colt speeds to TDN Rising Star status

Ten City blazed his way to a seven-length maiden special weight victory Wednesday at Keeneland in the career debut for the 2-year-old Run Away and Hide colt... Read More...