Undefeated Graded stakes winner at two and Grade 1 winner at three, Gemologist offers a unique blend of speed, stamina and versatility.
The handsome son of Horse of the Year Tiznow from a blacktype rich family started his career a perfect 5-for-5, victorious on dirt and all-weather, sprinting and around two turns:
- Decisive winner of the $1M Wood Memorial (G1) at 3, over multiple G1 winner Alpha, G1 winner The Lumber Guy, etc.
- Undefeated at two incl. the KY Jockey Club S. (G2)
at Churchill - an early Winter Book favorite for the KY Derby
- Weighted at 118 on the Experimental - 7 lbs. above I'LL HAVE ANOTHER
- Precocious & Fast: Won gate-to-wire from 6 furlongs to a mile,
incl. by 5L in 2yo debut and by 7L in 3yo debut over Currency Swap (G1)
- Knock-Out Individual: $310,000 weanling, and big, handsome son of
the big & handsome TIZNOW - an emerging sire of sires
- Dam, by Mr. Prospector, has produced three SWs; 2nd dam produced six SHs; 3rd dam produced three SWs
- From a deep family of legendary sire power
- Covered 154 mares in 2013 - 130 mares in 2014
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 284 mares his first two seasons combined. His inaugural in-foal mares sold for $150,000, $135,000, $115,000, $110,000, etc. His first weanlings sell this Fall.