Gemologist

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

Leading First-Crop Sire in 2016

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 - Leading First-Crop Sire in 2016
Gemologist Overview
  • Top-10 Second-Crop Sire; G3 winner GOLDEN DIAMOND; multiple winner Aquamarine; dazzling maiden special weight winners Appalachian Gem and Daria's Angel, etc.
  • 2017 sales include $285,000 filly and $250,000 colt at OBSMAR 2-year-old sale
  • A Top-Five First-Crop Sire in 2016, led by 2yo filly YELLOW AGATE, winner of the Frizette S. [G1] at Belmont, and 2yo colt THEORY, a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga & winner of the Futurity S. [G3] at Belmont
  • 2016 sales progeny included: 2-year-olds of $550,000, $360,000, $335,000, $300,000, $300,000, etc.,
    yearlings of $400,000, $290,000, $235,000, $220,000 etc., weanlings of $260,000, $170,000, $140,000, etc.
  • 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 in 2016 – 165 mares bred, his largest book to date; Covered at least 120 mares in each of his first four books

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 filly debuts in fine fashion at Belmont title=
Gemologist

Gemologist filly debuts in fine fashion at Belmont

Top-5 Second-Crop sire of winners Gemologist logged another impressive debut winner on Wednesday at Belmont Park...

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Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner title=
Gemologist

Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner

Gemologist's 3-year-old colt Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner...

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Who's Hot gives Gemologist second MdSpWt winner of the day title=
Gemologist

Who's Hot gives Gemologist second MdSpWt winner of the day

Who's Hot powered to a front-running victory in a seven-furlong Santa Anita maiden special weight contest on Saturday afternoon to become the second impressive maiden winner for leading Second-Crop Sire Gemologist...

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Mineralogy strikes big in Aqueduct maiden title=
Gemologist

Mineralogy strikes big in Aqueduct maiden

Mineralogy, a 3-year-old by top-10 Second-Crop sire Gemologist, rolled to a 4 1/4-length maiden special weight win on April 8 at Aqueduct...

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Gemologist Public Foals Gallery

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  • Top-10 Second-Crop Sire; G3 winner GOLDEN DIAMOND; multiple winner Aquamarine; dazzling maiden special weight winners Appalachian Gem and Daria's Angel, etc.
  • 2017 sales include $285,000 filly and $250,000 colt at OBSMAR 2-year-old sale
  • A Top-Five First-Crop Sire in 2016, led by 2yo filly YELLOW AGATE, winner of the Frizette S. [G1] at Belmont, and 2yo colt THEORY, a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga & winner of the Futurity S. [G3] at Belmont
  • 2016 sales progeny included: 2-year-olds of $550,000, $360,000, $335,000, $300,000, $300,000, etc.,
    yearlings of $400,000, $290,000, $235,000, $220,000 etc., weanlings of $260,000, $170,000, $140,000, etc.
  • 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 in 2016 – 165 mares bred, his largest book to date; Covered at least 120 mares in each of his first four books

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 filly debuts in fine fashion at Belmont title=
Gemologist

Gemologist filly debuts in fine fashion at Belmont

Top-5 Second-Crop sire of winners Gemologist logged another impressive debut winner on Wednesday at Belmont Park...

[read more]

Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner title=
Gemologist

Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner

Gemologist's 3-year-old colt Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner...

[read more]

Who's Hot gives Gemologist second MdSpWt winner of the day title=
Gemologist

Who's Hot gives Gemologist second MdSpWt winner of the day

Who's Hot powered to a front-running victory in a seven-furlong Santa Anita maiden special weight contest on Saturday afternoon to become the second impressive maiden winner for leading Second-Crop Sire Gemologist...

[read more]

Mineralogy strikes big in Aqueduct maiden title=
Gemologist

Mineralogy strikes big in Aqueduct maiden

Mineralogy, a 3-year-old by top-10 Second-Crop sire Gemologist, rolled to a 4 1/4-length maiden special weight win on April 8 at Aqueduct...

[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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