Gemologist

Fee: $15,000 S&N
Tiznow - Crystal Shard,
by
Mr. Prospector, 2009 Bay

Tiznow's Best Son at Stud

Undefeated Graded stakes winner at two and Grade 1 winner at three, Gemologist offers a unique blend of speed, stamina and versatility.

Tiznow's best bred son started his career a perfect 5-for-5, victorious on dirt and all-weather, sprinting and around two turns.

Gemologist - Tiznow's Best Son at Stud
Gemologist Overview
  • Top 10 Second-Crop Sire by earnings and Top 5 by winners, including G1 winner PIKUDO, G3 winner GOLDEN DIAMOND, stakes winners MIND READER, ROSE TO FAME & XERXES AVENUE, and stakes-placed colts Aquamarine ​and ​Gemologister, etc.
  • 2017 sales included 2-year-olds for $285,000, $250,000, $185,000 and yearlings up to $235,000.
  • A Top 5 First-Crop Sire in 2016, led by 2-year-old filly YELLOW AGATE, winner of the Frizette S. [G1] at Belmont, and 2-year-old colt THEORY, a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga & winner of the Futurity S. [G3] at Belmont
  • Best bred son of emerging sire of sires Tiznow, hailing from a rich Ned Evans family: Dam is a multiple stakes producer by Mr. Prospector; 14 stakes performers under the first three dams
  • Undefeated through first five starts following a decisive victory in the $1,000,000 Wood Memorial [G1], where he defeated G1 winners ALPHA, THE LUMBER GUY, etc.
  • Won the Kentucky Jockey Club S. [G2] at Churchill Downs at 2; an early Winter Book favorite for the Kentucky Derby [G1]
  • One of the most popular sires in North America over the past two years –  307 mares bred

Bred by G. Watts Humphrey and from a famed Ned Evans family, the top sires in Gemologist's female line include Deputy Minister, Riverman, Exclusive Native, Victoria Park, Black Toney, and Vice Regent.

Gemologist covered an average of 142 mares in his first five seasons. First in-foal mares in 2013 of $150,000, $135,000, $115,000, etc. First weanlings in 2014 of $185,000$125,000$115,000, etc. First yearlings in 2015 of $280,000, $240,000, $210,000, $200,000, etc. First 2-year-olds in 2016 of $550,000, $400,000, $360,000, $335,000, $300,000, $300,000, etc.

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 3 3 (1) 0 0 $145,855
3 4 2 (1) 0 0 $649,000
Totals 7 5 (2) 0 0 $794,855

Won at 2

  • Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2, 8 ½ f, by 1 ¾, defeating Ever So Lucky, Timely Tally, Optimizer, Atigun, Africanist, Cyber Secret, Saint Honore, Seve, Fine, Mr. Prankster)
  • An allowance race at Churchill Downs (8 ½ f, defeating Timely Tally, Space Race, Fire Alarm, Danger Storm, Sky Alert, Midnight Legacy)
  • A maiden special weight at Turfway Park (6f, defeating Fifty Five South, Got Zip, Thomas Jefferson, Photon, Ninja Cat, Risky Romance, Zoom Zoom Zap, Rex's Jet, Hertzel, Mr Supernova)

Won at 3

  • Wood Memorial (G1, 9f, defeating Alpha, Teeth of the Dog, Tiger Walk, The Lumber Guy, Street Life, My Adonis, Casual Trick)
  • An allowance race at Gulfstream Park (8f, defeating Currency Swap, Angel's Tune, Jordan's Image, Brother Pat)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

TIZNOW (USA)
dkb/br. 1997
CEES TIZZY (USA)
gr. 1987
RELAUNCH (USA)
gr. 1976
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC]
FOGGY NOTE (USA) gr. 1965 *
TIZLY (USA)
b. 1981
LYPHARD (USA) b. 1969 [C]
TIZNA (CHI) b. 1969
CEE'S SONG (USA)
dkb/br. 1986
SEATTLE SONG (USA)
b. 1981
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
INCANTATION (USA) dkb/br. 1965
LONELY DANCER (CAN)
b. 1975
NICE DANCER (CAN) b. 1969
SLEEP LONELY (USA) dkb/br. 1970
CRYSTAL SHARD (USA)
b. 1994
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA)
ch. 1961 [B]
NATIVE DANCER (USA) gr. 1950 [IC]
RAISE YOU (USA) ch. 1946 *
GOLD DIGGER (USA)*
b. 1962
NASHUA (USA) b. 1952 [IC]
SEQUENCE (USA) dkb/br. 1946
SULEMEIF (USA)
ch. 1980
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
b. 1961 [BC]
NEARCTIC (CAN) br. 1954
NATALMA (USA) b. 1957 *
BARELY EVEN (USA)
b. 1969
CREME DELA CREME (USA) b. 1963 [CS]
DODGE ME (USA) dkb/br. 1959
courtesy of Pedigree Query

Gemologist News

First Gemologist Keeneland yearling hammers for $235,000 title=
Gemologist

First Gemologist Keeneland yearling hammers for $235,000

Top-five Second-Crop sire Gemologist had his first yearling Keeneland September sale go through the ring during Tuesday's session of the 12-day sale...

[read more]

Gemologist’s Sugar Queen comes up big at Saratoga title=
Gemologist

Gemologist’s Sugar Queen comes up big at Saratoga

Sugar Queen, a $285,000 filly at the OBS March 2-year-old Sale this spring, kicked into gear in the final furlong of the Saratoga stretch to score an impressive four-length win...

[read more]

Gemologist’s excellent week continues title=
Gemologist

Gemologist’s excellent week continues

She’sagraciouslady rolled her way to a three-length maiden special weight victory on July 20 to become Gemologist’s fifth winner of the week and 34th overall...

[read more]

Mind Reader takes to turf for first stakes win title=
Gemologist

Mind Reader takes to turf for first stakes win

Mind Reader, a 3-year-old son of Gemologist, scored by two lengths in the $100,000 Snack S. July 19 at Indiana Downs, the first turf start and stakes victory for the gray or roan sophomore...

[read more]

Gemologist Public Foals Gallery

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More Than Ready
Outwork
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  • Top 10 Second-Crop Sire by earnings and Top 5 by winners, including G1 winner PIKUDO, G3 winner GOLDEN DIAMOND, stakes winners MIND READER, ROSE TO FAME & XERXES AVENUE, and stakes-placed colts Aquamarine ​and ​Gemologister, etc.
  • 2017 sales included 2-year-olds for $285,000, $250,000, $185,000 and yearlings up to $235,000.
  • A Top 5 First-Crop Sire in 2016, led by 2-year-old filly YELLOW AGATE, winner of the Frizette S. [G1] at Belmont, and 2-year-old colt THEORY, a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga & winner of the Futurity S. [G3] at Belmont
  • Best bred son of emerging sire of sires Tiznow, hailing from a rich Ned Evans family: Dam is a multiple stakes producer by Mr. Prospector; 14 stakes performers under the first three dams
  • Undefeated through first five starts following a decisive victory in the $1,000,000 Wood Memorial [G1], where he defeated G1 winners ALPHA, THE LUMBER GUY, etc.
  • Won the Kentucky Jockey Club S. [G2] at Churchill Downs at 2; an early Winter Book favorite for the Kentucky Derby [G1]
  • One of the most popular sires in North America over the past two years –  307 mares bred

Bred by G. Watts Humphrey and from a famed Ned Evans family, the top sires in Gemologist's female line include Deputy Minister, Riverman, Exclusive Native, Victoria Park, Black Toney, and Vice Regent.

Gemologist covered an average of 142 mares in his first five seasons. First in-foal mares in 2013 of $150,000, $135,000, $115,000, etc. First weanlings in 2014 of $185,000$125,000$115,000, etc. First yearlings in 2015 of $280,000, $240,000, $210,000, $200,000, etc. First 2-year-olds in 2016 of $550,000, $400,000, $360,000, $335,000, $300,000, $300,000, etc.

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 3 3 (1) 0 0 $145,855
3 4 2 (1) 0 0 $649,000
Totals 7 5 (2) 0 0 $794,855

Won at 2

  • Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2, 8 ½ f, by 1 ¾, defeating Ever So Lucky, Timely Tally, Optimizer, Atigun, Africanist, Cyber Secret, Saint Honore, Seve, Fine, Mr. Prankster)
  • An allowance race at Churchill Downs (8 ½ f, defeating Timely Tally, Space Race, Fire Alarm, Danger Storm, Sky Alert, Midnight Legacy)
  • A maiden special weight at Turfway Park (6f, defeating Fifty Five South, Got Zip, Thomas Jefferson, Photon, Ninja Cat, Risky Romance, Zoom Zoom Zap, Rex's Jet, Hertzel, Mr Supernova)

Won at 3

  • Wood Memorial (G1, 9f, defeating Alpha, Teeth of the Dog, Tiger Walk, The Lumber Guy, Street Life, My Adonis, Casual Trick)
  • An allowance race at Gulfstream Park (8f, defeating Currency Swap, Angel's Tune, Jordan's Image, Brother Pat)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

TIZNOW (USA)
dkb/br. 1997
CEES TIZZY (USA)
gr. 1987
RELAUNCH (USA)
gr. 1976
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC]
FOGGY NOTE (USA) gr. 1965 *
TIZLY (USA)
b. 1981
LYPHARD (USA) b. 1969 [C]
TIZNA (CHI) b. 1969
CEE'S SONG (USA)
dkb/br. 1986
SEATTLE SONG (USA)
b. 1981
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
INCANTATION (USA) dkb/br. 1965
LONELY DANCER (CAN)
b. 1975
NICE DANCER (CAN) b. 1969
SLEEP LONELY (USA) dkb/br. 1970
CRYSTAL SHARD (USA)
b. 1994
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA)
ch. 1961 [B]
NATIVE DANCER (USA) gr. 1950 [IC]
RAISE YOU (USA) ch. 1946 *
GOLD DIGGER (USA)*
b. 1962
NASHUA (USA) b. 1952 [IC]
SEQUENCE (USA) dkb/br. 1946
SULEMEIF (USA)
ch. 1980
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
b. 1961 [BC]
NEARCTIC (CAN) br. 1954
NATALMA (USA) b. 1957 *
BARELY EVEN (USA)
b. 1969
CREME DELA CREME (USA) b. 1963 [CS]
DODGE ME (USA) dkb/br. 1959
courtesy of Pedigree Query
First Gemologist Keeneland yearling hammers for $235,000 title=
Gemologist

First Gemologist Keeneland yearling hammers for $235,000

Top-five Second-Crop sire Gemologist had his first yearling Keeneland September sale go through the ring during Tuesday's session of the 12-day sale...

[read more]

Gemologist’s Sugar Queen comes up big at Saratoga title=
Gemologist

Gemologist’s Sugar Queen comes up big at Saratoga

Sugar Queen, a $285,000 filly at the OBS March 2-year-old Sale this spring, kicked into gear in the final furlong of the Saratoga stretch to score an impressive four-length win...

[read more]

Gemologist’s excellent week continues title=
Gemologist

Gemologist’s excellent week continues

She’sagraciouslady rolled her way to a three-length maiden special weight victory on July 20 to become Gemologist’s fifth winner of the week and 34th overall...

[read more]

Mind Reader takes to turf for first stakes win title=
Gemologist

Mind Reader takes to turf for first stakes win

Mind Reader, a 3-year-old son of Gemologist, scored by two lengths in the $100,000 Snack S. July 19 at Indiana Downs, the first turf start and stakes victory for the gray or roan sophomore...

[read more]

Gemologist Public Foals Gallery

gemologist-print

Printable forms

Electronic Mare Submission

General Information
Name: (required)
Email: (required)
Phone: (required)
Organization:
Street Address:
City / State / Zip:
Comments:
Stallion(s) of interest:
Battle of Midway
Bellamy Road
Bodemeister
Carpe Diem
Commissioner
Congrats
Constitution
Daredevil
Distorted Humor
Exaggerator
Fed Biz
Gemologist
More Than Ready
Outwork
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightster
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
Tourist

Download Printable forms

Mare Information
Mare Name: (required)
Age:
Sire:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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