Gemologist

Fee: $25,000 S&N
Tiznow - Crystal Shard,
by
Mr. Prospector, 2009 Bay

The Speed, Looks & Class of Tiznow

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 - The Speed, Looks & Class of Tiznow
Gemologist Overview
  • Top-five Freshman Sire of 2016 by winners and earnings: Game Frizette S. [G1] winner YELLOW AGATE; dominant Futurity S. [G3] winner THEORY
  • Leading Freshman Sire at OBS April: $550,000 & $335,000 colts and $300,000 & $210,000 fillies
  • 2016 sales: $400,000 and $220,000 colts at KEESEP; First 2-year-olds averaging $119,026, top ten among Freshman Sires
  • 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.
  • Undefeated at two incl. the KY Jockey Club S. [G2] at Churchill - an early Winter Book favorite for the Kentucky Derby [G1]
  • 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] 
  • One of the most popular young North American sires bred 165 mares in 2016

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 at least 123 mares in each of his first four seasons. His inaugural in-foal mares sold for $150,000, $135,000, $115,000, $110,000, etc. His inaugural weanlings averaged more than 3 1/2 times the stud fee, including  $185,000 and $125,000 colts, and $115,000 and $110,000 fillies.

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

Gemologist stays hot, weanling goes for $260,000

Gemologist stays hot, weanling goes for $260,000

Gemologist is enjoying a sensational year with his first crop of 2-year-olds on the track, and on Day 1 at Keeneland November his popularity showed with a weanling colt selling for $260,000 to Cavalier Bloodstock...

[read more]

Gemologist colts scores in Parx unveiling title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colts scores in Parx unveiling

First-year sire Gemologist racked up his 12th winner of 2016 on Nov. 7 when first-time starter Tighten Up broke his maiden by 1 1/4-lengths at Parx...

[read more]

Theory and Yellow Agate Gemologist's first Breeders' Cup entries title=
Gemologist

Theory and Yellow Agate Gemologist's first Breeders' Cup entries

Leading First-Crop sire Gemologist will be represented by a pair of juveniles in this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

[read more]

Gemologist colt tops early returns Tuesday at F-T October title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colt tops early returns Tuesday at F-T October

A $290,000 colt by Gemologist topped the returns mid-way through the Tuesday session of the Oct. 24-26 Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale...

[read more]

Gemologist Public Foals Gallery

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More Than Ready
Outwork
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Revolutionary
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Speightster
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
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  • Top-five Freshman Sire of 2016 by winners and earnings: Game Frizette S. [G1] winner YELLOW AGATE; dominant Futurity S. [G3] winner THEORY
  • Leading Freshman Sire at OBS April: $550,000 & $335,000 colts and $300,000 & $210,000 fillies
  • 2016 sales: $400,000 and $220,000 colts at KEESEP; First 2-year-olds averaging $119,026, top ten among Freshman Sires
  • 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.
  • Undefeated at two incl. the KY Jockey Club S. [G2] at Churchill - an early Winter Book favorite for the Kentucky Derby [G1]
  • 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] 
  • One of the most popular young North American sires bred 165 mares in 2016

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 at least 123 mares in each of his first four seasons. His inaugural in-foal mares sold for $150,000, $135,000, $115,000, $110,000, etc. His inaugural weanlings averaged more than 3 1/2 times the stud fee, including  $185,000 and $125,000 colts, and $115,000 and $110,000 fillies.

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 stays hot, weanling goes for $260,000

Gemologist stays hot, weanling goes for $260,000

Gemologist is enjoying a sensational year with his first crop of 2-year-olds on the track, and on Day 1 at Keeneland November his popularity showed with a weanling colt selling for $260,000 to Cavalier Bloodstock...

[read more]

Gemologist colts scores in Parx unveiling title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colts scores in Parx unveiling

First-year sire Gemologist racked up his 12th winner of 2016 on Nov. 7 when first-time starter Tighten Up broke his maiden by 1 1/4-lengths at Parx...

[read more]

Theory and Yellow Agate Gemologist's first Breeders' Cup entries title=
Gemologist

Theory and Yellow Agate Gemologist's first Breeders' Cup entries

Leading First-Crop sire Gemologist will be represented by a pair of juveniles in this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

[read more]

Gemologist colt tops early returns Tuesday at F-T October title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colt tops early returns Tuesday at F-T October

A $290,000 colt by Gemologist topped the returns mid-way through the Tuesday session of the Oct. 24-26 Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale...

[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:
Artie Schiller
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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