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Leading Florida sires: High Cotton, Gone Astray top key categories

DRF | 4 weeks ago
High Cotton started strong six years ago as Florida's leading freshman sire of 2011, and he followed through on the potential in 2016 as the state's top returning sire by overall progeny earnings. The 14-year-old son of Dixie Union had 92 winners over the course of last year's calendar – also the most in the state for a returning sire – with earnings of $3,485,516. Read More...

Leading Florida juvenile sire: High Cotton

DRF | 1 year ago
High Cotton debuted as Florida’s leading freshman sire of 2011 and has continued to rank as a top-15 juvenile sire in the state every year since. With perhaps his best season yet in 2015, he climbed atop the juvenile sire list for the first time – and also earned placings in other major sire rankings. Read More...

Currency Swap Sharp in Amsterdam Stakes

Michael Compton | 5 years ago
Florida-bred Currency Swap demonstrated his affinity for Saratoga again on Sunday, taking down top prize in the Amsterdam Stakes (G2) Trained by Terri Pompay, Currency Swap collared pacesetter Doctor Chit in the stretch and defeated that rival by 1 ¾ ... Read More...

Currency Swap Returns to Saratoga for Amsterdam Stakes

Michael Compton | 5 years ago
Currency Swap, winner of last year’s Hopeful Stakes (G1) as a juvenile, returns to Saratoga on Sunday for the Amsterdam Stakes (G2). The Florida-bred son of Ocala Stud stallion High Cotton is the 5-2 morning line favorite for trainer Terri Pompay. Th... Read More...

Currency Swap and Gemologist meet at Gulfstream

Michael Compton | 5 years ago
Currency Swap and Gemologist, two 3-year-olds with designs on the classic races, are set to clash in an allowance test at Gulfstream Park on Friday. Both horses are making their seasonal bows in the $80,000 race. Read More...