Breeding Farm News

Warrior’s Reward colt is commanding in debut

First-time starter Yockey's Warrior raised eyebrows at the Fair Grounds on Saturday, with a commanding maiden special weight victory over six furlongs... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward colt commanding in debut

First-time starter Yockey's Warrior raised eyebrows at the Fair Grounds on Saturday, with a commanding maiden special weight victory over six furlongs... Read More...

Ekati’s Phaeton tenacious in Davona Dale (G2)

Showing her multi-faceted talent, Ekati's Phaeton grabbed the lead from the opening quarter, and never let another filly pass her, en route to a determined victory in the $200,000 Davona Dale S. (G2) today at Gulfstream... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly ‘Rules’ the Rampart (G3)

House Rules remained undefeated in 2015 stakes races, with a confident 1 1/2-length victory in the $100,000 Rampart S. (G3) at Gulfstream today. She also became the 54th career Graded stakes winner for Distorted Humor, who reigns as America's #8 Sire this year, with progeny earnings already approaching $1,000,000. In the 39th running of the Rampart, House Rules was bumped at the start, but quickly attained a stalking position outside of horses. Moving up to challenge near the quarter pole, she opened a clear lead through the stretch, and held her lead to the wire. Final time for the mile on the main track was 1:36.93. This was the second consecutive Gulfstream stakes win at a mile for House Rules, following her 9 1/4-length romp back on January 2nd. Bred by El Catorce & WinStar Farm, she is owned by Joseph Shields, and trained by Jimmy Jerkens. She has been ridden in booth her stakes wins by Javier Castellano. Sire of 127 lifetime stakes winners, Distorted Humor is standing the 2015 season for $100,000 live foal. Read More...

Eskenformoney oh so close in Davona Dale (G2)

In her stakes debut, Eskenformoney ran just a neck behind one Graded stakes winner and a neck behind another, in the $200,000 Davona Dale S. (G2) over a flat mile today at Gulfstream Park. Read More...

Fifth Group 1 victory for Lankan Rupee

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
The most eloquent verdicts on Lankan Rupee's Lightning S. G1 victory on Saturday were delivered by his opponents' jockeys... Read More...

Stay With Me earns black type on debut

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Miss Finland's daughter Stay With Me completed a Listed Race quinella for Redoute's Choice as a damsire when second on debut in Saturday's VRC Talindert S. LR... Read More...

Stakes company next for zippy Zeletto

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
3YO Snitzel colt took his record to three wins from 5 starts with a stylish win at Moonee Valley on Friday evening... Read More...

Stay With Me earns black type on debut

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Miss Finland's daughter Stay With Me completed a Listed Race quinella for Redoute's Choice as a damsire when second in debut n Saturday's Talindert S. LR... Read More...

Smart city wins by Duibio, Ondina & Peeping

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
A trio of Arrowfield-sired 3YOs all posted smart wins in city company on Wednesday that indicated their readiness for sterner tests during the Autumn... Read More...

Beneteau colt sells for $340,000

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Beneteau's 135 live foals are not wasting a minute of the short time their sire has to make an impact on Australian racing and sales... Read More...

Another Line of David colt on Triple Crown trail

Combat Diver put his name into the 2015 Kentucky Derby (G1) conversation with a superb effort in Monday’s $100,000 Miracle Wood S. at Laurel Park... Read More...

Eskendereya exacta in Tampa MdSpWt

First-time starter C’est Moi, followed closely by Exceedingly, crossed the wire 1-2 in a one-mile maiden special weight contest on the Tampa Bay Downs turf... Read More...

Tapit filly racks up second straight stakes win in G3 Bayakoa

Mufajaah stormed from last to first in the final three furlongs to win a thrilling rendition of the $100,000 Bayakoa S. (G3) at Oaklawn Park... Read More...

Manapine hits the Derby trail

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Manapine is the latest of Manhattan Rain's progeny to target Classic success, following Moonovermanhattan, Crafty & Light Up Manhattan last Spring... Read More...

Bellamy Road filly steps up in Santa Anita’s Sweet Life S.

Making her first stakes start, She’s a Big Winner lived up to her name with a well-earned one-length victory in the $102,300 Sweet Life S. Saturday at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Lunar Surge takes $100K Maryland Racing Media S.

Malibu Moon got his 83rd lifetime North American stakes winner on Saturday when Lunar Surge came from some dozen lengths off the lead to capture the $100,000 Maryland Racing Media S... Read More...

Splendid debut for Tapit colt at Gulfstream

Araqeel’s debut on the Gulfstream grass Saturday was one of the most impressive-looking maiden wins of the meet, earning the 3-year-old Tapit colt the TDN Rising Star tag... Read More...

Redoute’s Choice to serve Northern Hemisphere time in Australia

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
The Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale results achieved last month by Redoute’s Choice spotlight a potentially smart play now available to Australian breeders... Read More...

Awesome Patriot sires first foal

Spendthrift Farm’s Awesome Patriot, the stakes-winning full brother to Preakness (G1) winner Oxbow, sired his first foal just after midnight on Sunday, Feb. 8th... Read More...

Second Graded SW of the day for Speightsown

Sheikh Hamdan's Tamarkuz became the second Group winner of the day for Speightstown, when he charged to a four-length victory in the $200,000 Firebreak S. (G3)... Read More...

New GSW for Artie Schiller

Heavily-favored I Love It (Aus) became the newest Group stakes winner for Artie Schiller on Feb. 6, with a sterling victory in the $150,000 Bow Mistress Trophy (G3)... Read More...

‘Reynaldo’ scores yet another Group win

Grade 1 millionaire Reynaldothewizard remained undefeated on the dirt at Meydan, with a hard-fought victory in the $200,000 Al Shindagha Sprint (G3) today in the UAE... Read More...

Bright Town is SW #66 for Speightstown

Speightstown sired his fourth stakes winner of 2015 when Bright Town wired her field in the 6 1/2-furlong El Diario S. on Feb. 7... Read More...

Timeform rates Scissor Kick’s Eskimo Prince win

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Timeform's review of Scissor Kick's victory in last Saturday's Eskimo Prince S. G3 compares the colt favourably with previous winners of the race... Read More...

Strong 2015 debuts for Russellin and The Trunk Monkey

A pair of top 4-year-olds by Old Fashioned made their first starts of 2015 over the past weekend... Read More...

29 winners in 40 days for Not A Single Doubt

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
A new 2YO winner Don't Doubt Mamma is among the latest round of winners by the prodigiously successful son of Redoute's Choice... Read More...

Into Mischief has top yearling at Fasig-Tipton

A filly by leading sire Into Mischief brought the highest priced paid for a yearling during the first day of the Feb. 8-9 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed sale... Read More...

Jersey Town has top colt at Fasig-Tipton

A yearling from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Jersey Town brought the highest priced paid for a colt during the first day of the Feb. 8-9 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed sale... Read More...

Afleet Alex filly now a 3-time stakes winner

Sharla Rae notched her third career stakes victory Saturday in the $51,615 California Oaks at Golden Gate Fields... Read More...

Constitution stays perfect at Gulfstream with Donn H. (G1) victory

WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stables Constitution led throughout the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Constitution stays perfect at Gulfstream with Donn H. (G1) victory

WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stables Constitution led throughout the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Constitution stays perfect at Gulfstream with Donn H. (G1) victory

Constitution became Tapit’s latest millionaire when the he led throughout the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Far From Over shows his heart in Grade 3 Withers

Gainesway yearling sales grad Far From Over overcame a near-disastrous break to take the $250,000 Withers S. (G3) Saturday at Aqueduct... Read More...

Thrilling win for Colonel John firster

Lieutenant Colonel battled to a game head victory in his first lifetime start Saturday at Gulfstream Park, making the 3-year-old colt the sixth winner of 2015 for his sire Colonel John... Read More...

Second stakeswinner for Beneteau

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Leading First Season Sire Beneteau posted his second stakeswinner when Arrowfield graduate Lady Jivago prevailed in the Restricted Listed Inglis Classic... Read More...

Rock star colt wins Eskimo Prince Stakes G3

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Redoute's Choice colt Scissor Kick renewed his rock star credentials with a stirring victory at Rosehill on Saturday... Read More...

Second Group 1 victory for Sacred Star

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
A Stradbroke campaign is on the cards for Sacred Star after his second Group 1 sprint victory in New Zealand... Read More...

Valiant Vavasour wins Sir Tristram Fillies Classc G2

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Vavasour was a standout filly in Haunui Farm's 2013 New Zealand Premier Sale draft and on Saturday she stood up to be counted... Read More...

Valiant Vavasour wins Sir Tristram Fillies Classic G2

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Vavasour was a standout filly in Haunui Farm's 2013 New Zealand Premier Sale draft and on Saturday she stood up to be counted... Read More...

Smart new 2YO winner for Manhattan Rain

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
After Arrowfield graduate Platinum Dragon's strong win in New Zealand, Manhattan Rain now has a smart 2YO on either side of the Tasman... Read More...

Fairway, Fireworks & Lunch with Harry

Arrowfield Stud | 2 months ago
Star juveniles Fireworks and Vancouver are just the latest results of owner-breeder John Camilleri's lunch with the late Harry Lawton... Read More...

Can the Man, Graded SW by Into Mischief, retires to Spendthrift

Can the Man, the graded stakes-winning son of Into Mischief, has been retired and will stand the 2015 breeding season at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, KY... Read More...

Vale Burnstone

Arrowfield Stud | 3 months ago
Anyone who wonders why owners celebrate their wins as wildly as many of them do, needed only to be at Cranbourne on Wednesday morning... Read More...

G2 winner Flashpoint sires his first foal

Grade 2-winning sprinter Flashpoint sired his first reported foal on Saturday, Jan. 31st when a dark bay filly was born in Carencro, Louisiana... Read More...

G2 winner Flashpoint sires his first foal

Grade 2-winning sprinter Flashpoint sired his first reported foal on Saturday, Jan. 31st when a dark bay filly was born in Carencro, Louisiana... Read More...

More Than Ready filly zips to first stakes win

Hard to Stay Notgo went right to the front and never looked back in Sunday’s $125,000 Franklin Square S. at Aqueduct for her first stakes win... Read More...

Callback collects game Las Virgenes S. (G1) win

Spendthrift Farm’s Callback battled to a front-running, half-length tally in Saturday’s $300,000 Las Virgenes S. (G1) at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Fireworks lights up for Camilleri, Ryan & Snitzel

Arrowfield Stud | 3 months ago
Snitzel's 2YO daughter Fireworks completed a breeder's black type double for John & Deborah Camilleri's Fairway Thoroughbreds at Rosehill on Saturday... Read More...

G1 winner Jimmy Creed sires first foal

Spendthrift Farm’s Jimmy Creed, the Grade 1-winning son of Distorted Humor, sired his first reported foal Saturday, January 17th when a filly was born in Wilmington, Ohio... Read More...