Spendthrift Farm

Court Vision filly tops Canadian Preferred Yearling sale

Five-time Grade 1 winner Court Vision had the top-selling lot at the Sept. 8th Canadian Preferred Yearling sale in Ontario... Read More...

Archarcharch filly storms home in Saratoga MdSpWt

Archarcharch tallied his eighth first-crop winner, second-most of any Freshman sire, on Monday at Saratoga when Theory of Change blew by the field... Read More...

Strict Compliance makes the grade in Boiling Springs S. (G3)

Strict Compliance became Into Mischief’s fifth graded stakes winner on Saturday with a thrilling nose victory in the $100,000 Boiling Springs S. (G3)... Read More...

Dominus: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Dominus, whose first foals are yearlings of 2015, has a total of 11 youngsters cataloged for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Paddy O’Prado: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Paddy O’Prado, a top-10 Freshman Sire of 2015, has a total of 48 yearlings cataloged for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Tizway: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Tizway, whose 2-year-old sales average of $175,312 is second-best of all sires represented by their first crop in 2015, has a total of 41 yearlings cataloged... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Warrior’s Reward, a Top-10 First Crop sire of 2014 and Second-Crop this year, has a total of 47 yearlings cataloged for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Wilburn: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Wilburn, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2015, has a total of 23 yearlings catalogued for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Court Vision: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Court Vision, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2015, has a total of six yearlings catalogued for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Dublin: Keeneland September Yearling sale preview

Dublin, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2015, has a total of seven yearlings catalogued for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Spendthrift announces 2016 fees for leading sires Malibu Moon, Into Mischief

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm set 2016 fees on the farm’s two leading sires, Malibu Moon and Into Mischief... Read More...

Wilburn notches third winner in past week

Added Spice tallied a front-running maiden score going “about” 6 ½-furlongs Sunday at Timonium to become freshman sire Wilburn’s third winner in the past seven days... Read More...

Parmel Landing gives Wilburn third winner

Spendthrift Farm’s first-crop sire Wilburn got his third winner on Saturday when Parmel Landing broke his maiden by a half-length going 5 ½-fulrongs... Read More...

Court Vision colt wins Saratoga MdSpWt battle

Top-10 First-Crop sire Court Vision got his second winner Friday when Heated Verdict won a hotly-contested $83,000 maiden special weight contest at Saratoga... Read More...

Archarella sharp in turf debut

Archarcharch racked up his seventh winner from his first crop, second-most of any 2015 freshman sire, when Archarella zipped to a two-length win... Read More...

Paddy O’Prado filly gets tough Gulfstream MdSpWt win

Above Fashion showed a world of determination in her maiden special weight victory Sunday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Historic win for Beholder in $1M Pacific Classic (G1)

Beholder’s incredible career scaled new heights on Saturday when the Spendthrift Farm mare became the first female horse to win the illustrious Pacific Classic (G1)... Read More...

Paddy O’Prado colt finishes with gusto on Arlington turf

First-time starter Gotsomemojo rallied strongly in the final quarter mile to score a half-length maiden special weight victory on the Arlington Park turf... Read More...

Romping winner for freshman sire Wilburn

Wilburn got his second winner from his first crop in fine fashion on Saturday when Secret Way dashed to a seven-length maiden score... Read More...

Growing winners list for leading frosh sire Archarcharch

Go No Go’s 2 ½-length maiden special weight score Wednesday at Remington Park gave Archarcharch his sixth winner from his first crop... Read More...

Grade 1 millionaire Tizway sires first winner

Tizay, the two-time Grade 1-winner of more than $1.3 million, sired his first winner Sunday when his appropriately-named 2-year-old Tizzarunner broke his maiden in the fourth race at Woodbine... Read More...

Another winner for Top-10 Frosh sire Paddy O’Prado

Leading First-Crop sire Paddy O’Prado got his third winner in his first crop on Saturday when Glitter O’Prado scampered to a popular 2 ½-length maiden special weight score... Read More...

Archarcharch colt sharp in Del Mar MdSpWt

Archarcharch collected his fifth first-crop winner on Wednesday when Arcature came down the Del Mar turf stretch with a flurry to win the one-mile affair... Read More...

Tizway yearlings average $227,500 at F-T Saratoga

Tizway, whose second crop are yearlings of 2015, had another strong auction showing at the Aug. 10-11 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale... Read More...

Line of David filly speeds to victory in Saratoga MdSpWt

Spendthrift Farm’s homebred Line of David filly Excuse My French zipped to a front-running, 1 ½-length victory in an $83,000 maiden special weight contest... Read More...

Tillson joins stallion sales team at Spendthrift

David Tillson has joined the stallion sales team at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm, and will primarily represent the farm in the southern region of the country... Read More...

Beholder overwhelming in Grade 1 Clement L. Hirsch

Beholder’s class was once again too much for her foes on Saturday as Spendthrift Farm’s two-time champion took Del Mar’s $300,000 Clement L. Hirsch S. (G1) by seven lengths... Read More...

Wilburn, G2 winner by Bernardini, sires first winner

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Wilburn, Grade 2 winner and first son of Bernardini to stand stud, sired his first winner Saturday when 2-year-old filly Simply a Treasure won a Maiden Special Weight race by 4 ½ lengths at Fairmount Park... Read More...

G1 winner Danza retires to Spendthrift

Danza, last year’s impressive Arkansas Derby (G1) winner and troubled third-place finisher in the... Read More...

Court Vision, five-time G1 winner & Breeders’ Cup champ, sires first winner

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Court Vision, the five-time Grade 1 winner and Breeders’ Cup champion, sired his first winner Sunday... Read More...

Malibu Moon 2yo storms to stakes win in debut

Manipulated handled his racing debut in the $125,000 Rockville Center S. like a seasoned pro with a scintillating four-length victory... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward firster zips to victory

Two-year-old filly One True Kiss debuted a winner Sunday at Los Alamitos Race Course in a 5 ½-furlong maiden special weight contest... Read More...

G1 winner Dublin sires winner from first starter

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Dublin, the Grade 1-winning juvenile by Afleet Alex, sired his first winner from his first starter... Read More...

Malibu Moon’s Stanford comes up big in Long Branch S.

Previously graded stakes-placed Stanford posted a 1 ¼-length victory in the $100,000 Long Branch S. at Monmouth Park on Saturday... Read More...

Medal Count, Classic-placed son of Dynaformer, retires to Spendthrift

Medal Count, Dynaformer’s Classic-placed 3-year-old of 2014, has been retired and will stand stud in 2016 at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington as the newest participant in the farm’s renowned Share The Upside Program... Read More...

Second winner for Paddy O’Prado

Freshman sire Paddy O’Prado chalked up his second winner from his first crop on Sunday when... Read More...

Thoroughbred Racing Commentary: Spendthrift brings emphasis on value to Australia

Glenye Cain Oakford of Thoroughbred Racing Commentary interviews Spendthrift Farm general manager Ned Toffey to discuss the operation's new venture, Spendthrift Australia... Read More...

Awesome Patriot to shuttle to Haras Santa Sara in Chile

Spendthrift Farm stallion Awesome Patriot, the stakes-winning son of Awesome Again, is set to shuttle again for the upcoming Southern Hemisphere breeding season to stand at Haras Santa Sara in Santiago, Chile... Read More...

Into Mischief 2yo romps in $125,000 My Dear S. in career debut

Come to Mischief, a 2-year-old filly by leading sire Into Mischief, became her sire’s latest exciting stakes winner on June 28th, dominating the $125,000 My Dear Stakes at Woodbine by six runaway lengths in her career debut... Read More...

Grade 1 winner Victor’s Cry has first winner

Victor's Cry was represented by his first winner June 27 when Keeplaffinleslie won a maiden special weight contest by one length at Woodbine... Read More...

G1 winner Victor’s Cry sires first winner

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Victor’s Cry, the Grade 1-winning miler by Street Cry (Ire), sired his first winner on Saturday when 2-year-old filly Keeplaffinleslie went gate to wire in a $47,000 Maiden Special Weight at Woodbine... Read More...

Another debut MdSpWt winner for Archarcharch

Whataclassylady sped to a one-length victory in a $42,000 maiden special weight contest Thursday at Churchill Downs to give Archarcharch his third winner from his first crop... Read More...

G1 millionaire Paddy O’Prado sires first winner

Paddy O’Prado, the Grade 1-winning millionaire by El Prado (Ire), sired his first winner Thursday when his aptly-named 2-year-old filly Shesthewinner broke her maiden first-time out in the fifth race at Gulfstream... Read More...

Mr. Z tops Malibu Moon stakes double

Malibu Moon added two stakes winners to his expansive list of black-type winners when hard-nosed Mr. Z broke through with a victory in the $500,000 Ohio Derby... Read More...

Into Mischief colt equals record $575K at OBS June

Frank Fletcher went to $575,000 to secure a son of Into Mischief Wednesday during the second session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age... Read More...

Spendthrift sets 2015 Southern Hemisphere stud fees

B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm announced Southern Hemisphere stud fees for its 2015 roster of stallions... Read More...

Spendthrift sets 2015 Southern Hemisphere Time stud fees

B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm announced Southern Hemisphere Time stud fees for its 2015 roster of stallions... Read More...

Bluebloods: New Sires for 2015

The following article, by David Bay, appeared in the June, 2015 issue of Australia's Bluebloods... Read More...

Beholder simply too much in Adoration S. (G3)

Beholder’s class was on full display Saturday in the $100,000 Adoration S. at Santa Anita as Spendthrift Farm’s two-time champion easily won the 1 1/16-mile contest by a very comfortable 1 ¼-lengths... Read More...

Second stakes winner of the weekend for Warrior’s Reward

Requite is 2-for-2 in 2015 following a hard-fought victory in Sunday’s $60,000 Big Cypress H. at Gulfstream Park... Read More...