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Another strong day at Keeneland for Malibu Moon

Malibu Moon continued his strong run at the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale on Sept. 10, the second day of the auction, when a filly by the Spendthrift stallion brought an even $1 million winning bid... Read More...

Malibu Moon filly brings $1.35 million at Keeneland

A filly by venerable Spendthrift stallion Malibu Moon brought a price of $1,350,000 to become the second-highest-priced yearling of the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale... Read More...

Freshman sire My Pal Charlie gets second MdSpWt winner

Spendthrift’s My Pal Charlie, Louisiana’s current leading freshman sire, picked up his second Maiden Special Weight winner from his first crop of 2-year-olds when his filly Top Doll proved best in a 5 ½-furlong heat on Sept. 7 at Louisiana Downs... Read More...

Freedom Child Retired to Country Life Farm

Freedom Child, most recently last of nine in the July 27 Jim Dandy Stakes (gr. II), has been retired to stud at Country Life Farm in Maryland according to Terry Finley, founder and president of owner West Point Thoroughbreds, and Mike Pons of Country Life & Merryland Farm. Read More...

Freedom Child retired to Maryland’s Country Life Farm

Freedom Child, the dominant Grade 2-winning three-year-old son of Malibu Moon, has been retired to stud at Country Life Farm in Maryland... Read More...

Tiz Wonderful filly steps up in Del Mar MSW

Scherzinger's wide move into the Del Mar stretch carried the 3-year-old Tiz Wonderful filly into the winner's circle of Saturday's maiden special weight finale... Read More...

Beholder all business in Torrey Pines S.

Spendthrift Farm's champion filly of 2012 Beholder was “very much in control” in Sunday's $100,000 Torrey Pines S. at Del Mar... Read More...

G1 winner Jimmy Creed retires, to stand at Spendthrift

Leading sprinter Jimmy Creed has been retired from racing and will stand stud in 2014 at his owner B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm. Read More...

Sittin at the Bar notches 3rd straight stakes win

Into Mischief's top sprinting filly Sittin at the Bar rolled to her third straight stakes win, and fourth of 2013... Read More...

Into Mischief sales topper wins Del Mar debut with class

Can the Man, the only horse to bring more than $300,000 at the Barretts May 2-year-olds in Training sale this year, proved best in his debut Saturday at Del Mar... Read More...

First-crop sire Temple City Fasig-Tipton NY sale report

Prominent auction buyer Nick de Meric was the high bidder, at $95,000 on a colt from the first crop of Spendthrift stallion Temple City... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward continues Saratoga sales hot streak

Warrior's Reward keeps producing the hits at auction, this time with a filly that brought a winning bid of $130,000 at the Aug. 10-11 Saratoga New York Bred Preferred Yearling sale... Read More...

Notional filly romps by 7-1/2 in debut

Exit Interview made a sensational career debut Monday at Parx, rolling to a 7 1/2-length victory in the 5 1/2-furlong contest for maiden special weight 2-year-old fillies... Read More...

Malibu Moon colt sets stakes record in G2 Saratoga Special

Malibu Moon's 2-year-old colt Corfu stepped to the head of his division with a thrilling victory in the $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2)... Read More...

Tiz Wonderful 2yo premiers a winner at Saratoga

In Trouble made his career debut a winning one Saturday at Saratoga, with the 2-year-old son of Tiz Wonderful taking a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight affair by nearly a length... Read More...

Warrior’s Reward sires $310K filly at Saratoga

Warrior's Reward sired the highest-priced filly by any freshman sire at the 2013 Saratoga Selected... Read More...

Holiday Mischief delivers in $100K Super Derby Prelude

A relentless stretch run carried Holiday Mischief to a nose victory over the heavily favored Sunbean in Saturday's $100,000 Super Derby Prelude... Read More...

Spendthrift to extend Share The Upside in Louisiana with G2 winner Flashpoint

Spendthrift Farm has purchased Flashpoint, winner of the Hutcheson S. (G2) at Gulfstream Park and Jersey Shore S. (G3) at Monmouth Park. Read More...

“Sliver” slices way to sharp maiden score at the Spa

Tiz Wonderful continued to rack up winners on Friday when Sliver and Onions rolled to a four-length win... Read More...

G2 winner My Pal Charlie sires first winner

Freshman sire My Pal Charlie, record-setting winner of Super Derby XXIX (G2), sired his first winner when 2-year-old My Charlie Ray captured his debut in a $30,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Evangeline Downs Thursday, July 25... Read More...

$675K sale-topping Malibu Moon colt wins Saratoga debut

Corfu, a $675,000 Barretts Select sale topper by Malibu Moon, made a promising debut at the races Thursday, July 25th when he overcame his rail post to blaze a front-running victory in a loaded $80,000 Maiden Special Weight heat for 2-year-olds at Sara... Read More...

Buyers rally around Spendthrift freshman sires

The Fasig-Tipton July Sale was filled with fireworks as the historic sales company kicked off the yearling season in Lexington, Kentucky. And freshman sires were a big part of the excitement including Spendthrift's three young prospects Line of David, ... Read More...

Treasured Up the MVP of $200,000 Robert Dick Memorial

Spendthrift Farms LLC's Treasured Up got the biggest win of her career on Saturday at Delaware Park... Read More...

Awesome Patriot, SW full to Oxbow, retires to Spendthrift

Awesome Patriot, a stakes-winning full brother to 2013 Preakness winner Oxbow, has been retired from racing and will stand the 2014 breeding season at Spendthrift Farm as a participant of the farm’s growing Share The Upside program... Read More...

Sittin At the Bar gets third SW of 2013

Into Mischief's top 3-year-old filly Sittin At the Bar turned in a powerful performance to roll to a four-length victory... Read More...

Legendary performance for Mischievous Mama

Mischievous Mama opened up an eight length lead in a quarter mile and never looked back en route to a thoroughly dominating victory... Read More...

Original Script punches ticket in $250K Bison City S.

Malibu Moon's promising 3-year-old filly Original Script made every pole a winning one Sunday at Woodbine... Read More...

Love Smitten blitzes foes in MSW romp

Into Mischief's Love Smitten cruised to a facile 5 3/4-length maiden special weight score Tuesday at Presque Isle Downs... Read More...

Tiz Wonderful juvy debuts a Belmont winner

Jake's Magic Hat overcame a three-wide trip to go on to a 2 1/4-length winner at first asking... Read More...

First Yearlings hit the market for Spendthrift Freshmen

Warrior’s Reward, Line of David, and Temple City will be represented with their first respective yearlings to hit the sales market on July 15 at the annual Fasig-Tipton July Sale in Lexington... Read More...

My Happy Face smiles again at Belmont

My Happy Face, a 3-year-old filly from the first crop of Tiz Wonderful, made a triumphant comeback on Thursday, June 13th, winning the $90,000 Lotka S. at Belmont Park... Read More...

Into Mischief filly earns fourth stakes win

Sittin At the Bar, a 3-year-old filly from the debut crop of leading young sire Into Mischief, earned the fourth stakes victory of her young and promising racing career, proving best as the favorite in the $50,000 Acadiana S. on May 31 at Evangeline Do... Read More...

Big Sur goes gate to wire in Majestic Light S.

Malibu Moon's Big Sur took command right from the start and held off all challengers to give the 5-year-old his first career stakes victory... Read More...

Malibu Moon colts dominate Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale

The final session of the May 20-21 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale in Timonium, Md. turned into a showcase for Malibu Moon... Read More...

Treasured Up hits paydirt in Churchill Downs’ Keertana S.

B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm LLC Treasured Up earned the first stakes win of her career with a come-from-behind victory in the $64,652 Keertana S... Read More...

Malibu Moon colt goes for $260K at Barretts

Malibu Moon, the 2013 leading sire by North American earnings, continued his hot streak in the sales ring at the May 13 Barretts 2-year-olds in training sale... Read More...

Into Mischief colt tops Barretts 2yo sale

Trainer Bob Baffert submitted a winning bid of $320,000 for an Into Mischief colt at the May 13 Barretts 2-year-olds in training sale... Read More...

Barretts sale yields six-figure Tiz Wonderful colt

Top-10 second crop sire Tiz Wonderful's streak of $100,000-plus auction yearlings continued at the Barretts May 2-year-olds in training sale... Read More...

Freedom Child headed to Belmont S. after dominating Peter Pan S. (G2)

Freedom Child rolled to an eye-catching 13 1/4-length victory in Saturday’s $200,000 Peter Pan S. (G2) at Belmont Park, earning himself a shot at the June 8 Belmont S. (G1)... Read More...

Orb circles field on way to victory in Kentucky Derby 139

With a huge move around final turn and into the stretch, Malibu Moon's Orb rolled to victory in the $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Orb the 7-2 morning line favorite for Derby 139

Malibu Moon's star colt Orb was installed the 7-2 morning line favorite for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Goldencents and Vyjack give Into Mischief solid Derby tandem

Into Mischief will have the rare distinction of having two Kentucky Derby (G1) starters from his first crop... Read More...

Beholder set for Kentucky Oaks 139

Spendthrift Farms' Beholder was installed as the co-second choice at morning line odds of 7-2 for the $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1) Friday at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Tiz Molly still perfect after Hollywood score

Tiz Molly came away with a sharp 2 1/4-length score April 28 at Hollywood Park... Read More...

Notional first-timer proves best in Keeneland MSW

Beautiful Dancer, a 2-year-old first-time starter by Notional, turned in an impressive winning performance to break her maiden April 25 at Keeneland... Read More...

Kauai Katie handles $75K Road Princess S. with ease

Kauai Katie, a 3-year-old daughter of Malibu Moon, cruised to her sixth win in seven career outings on Sunday... Read More...

Cone of Light radiant in career debut

Tiz Wonderful added to his impressive list of sophomore winners Thursday at Keeneland... Read More...

Beholder shines in G1 Santa Anita Oaks

Spendthrift Farm's Beholder was stellar once again on Saturday, taking the Grade 1, $300,000 Santa Anita Oaks by 2 3/4 lengths... Read More...

Jimmy Creed triumphs in Grade 2 Potrero Grande S.

Spendthrift Farm’s Jimmy Creed got his second straight graded stakes win in Saturday’s $150,000 Potrero Grande S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Goldencents’ Santa Anita Derby tops big day for Into Mischief

Into Mischief's Goldencents won the $750,000 Santa Anita Derby (G1) over Flashback by 1¼ lengths on Saturday as the highlight of the day for the Spendthrift stallion... Read More...