My Conquestadory bests the boys in the Grade 2 Summer S. to top huge day for Artie Schiller
Sunday, September 15, 2013
A stellar victory in the $212,800 Summer S. Saturday at Woodbine has earned the 2-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller My Conquestadory a free trip to the Breeders' Cup this November and was the highlight of the day for her sire, whose Hop the Six took the $75,000 Small Wonder S. and also had stakes placed horse on Saturday.

The grassy one-mile Summer S. is an automatic qualifier for a position in the starting gate for the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita on Nov. 1.

With the daunting task of making her debut in a stake and facing colts My Conquestadory nevertheless proved her mettle, taking command at the three-sixteenths pole under rider Eurico Rosa da Silva and opening up in the stretch to win by 3 1/4-lengths.

The winner stopped the clock in 1:34.81, which was more than a second faster than the Grade 2 Natalma, for 2-year-old fillies,earlier on the card.

"I didn't think about losing the race. It never came to my mind that she could be beat," said a supremely confident da Silva. "I had great confidence in her and the whole (Casse) team said how nice she is. She's a great filly."

Trained by Mark Casse for Ernie Semersky and Dory Newell's Conquest Stables LLC, My Conquestadory banked $120,000 in victory. Conquest acquired the filly for $240,000 out of the 2013 OBS Select 2-year-old sale in Florida this March.

Xbalanque black types at Kentucky Downs

Artie's Schiller Xbalanque got his first stakes placing of his career on Saturday at Kentucky Downs, beaten just a half-length in the $150,000 Kentucky Downs Turf Dash. Owned by Tim Reinert, the bay 4-year-old is an excellent 3-3-1 in just eight lifetime starts.
Visit Artie Schiller's Page Artie Schiller
WinStar News
Regally Ready wins third straight stakes
More Than Ready

Regally Ready wins third straight stakes

More Than Ready’s ultra-classy Regally Ready showed his style once again in Thursday’s $75,000 Big Bear S. at Santa Anita, winning by a half-length for his third consecutive stakes score...

[read more]

StableMates Breeders' Cup contest open

StableMates Breeders' Cup contest open

WinStar Stablemates is again holding its Breeders’ Cup contest with players choosing two horses in each of the 14 Breeders’ Cup races run over the two days of the championship event. The contest is now open to play on the WinStar StableMates website at www.WinStarStableMates.com...

[read more]

WinStar duo headlines $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)

WinStar duo headlines $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)

Grade 1 winners Carpe Diem and Daredevil top perhaps the deepest field in the history of the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)...

[read more]

16 WinStar-sired contenders in Breeders' Cup

16 WinStar-sired contenders in Breeders' Cup

Below is a list of all 16 Breeders' Cup contenders sired by WinStar stallions...

[read more]

Look for the Star…Keeneland November pre-sale inspection show

Look for the Star…Keeneland November pre-sale inspection show

As a prelude to the upcoming Keeneland November sale, WinStar Farm is holding a one-day, pre-sale inspection show at the WinStar training center from 10:30 a.m. to Noon Eastern time on Oct. 28...

[read more]

WinStar buys into Champagne (G1) winner Daredevil

WinStar buys into Champagne (G1) winner Daredevil

Kenny Troutt’s WinStar Farm has acquired half interest in undefeated Champagne S. (G1) winner and leading 2-year-old colt Daredevil in a partnership with Let’s Go Stable that was announced Friday...

[read more]

MdSpWt daily double for Super Saver
Super Saver

MdSpWt daily double for Super Saver

Leading First-crop sire Super Saver upped his total of winners this year to 10 with a pair of maiden special weight winners on Thursday...

[read more]

WinStar Farm sets 2015 stud fees

WinStar Farm sets 2015 stud fees

WinStar Farm announced 2015 stud fees for most of its 22-stallion roster, which is headed again by leading sire Distorted Humor at $100,000 S&N, and includes a new fee for leading freshman sire Super Saver...

[read more]

Tiznow, More Than Ready shine at Fasig
Tiznow

Tiznow, More Than Ready shine at Fasig

Tiznow and More Than Ready added to the luster of WinStar’s sales results at the Oct. 20-22 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings sale...

[read more]

Super Saver colt tops Day 1 at F-T Oct. sale
Super Saver

Super Saver colt tops Day 1 at F-T Oct. sale

Super Saver, who has one of his generation’s best yearling sale averages, at $94,190, had the session-topper during day 1 of the Oct. 20-22 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings sale...

[read more]