Gemologist

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

TIZNOW's best bred son

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 bred son
Gemologist Overview
  • First yearling sales: $280,000 & $240,000 - two top-priced colts during select session of the OBS August Yearling sale
  • 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 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. (gr - 2, 8 ½ f, by 1 ¾, defeating Ever So Lucky, Optimizer, Atigun, Cyber Secret)
  • Alw/OC at Churchill Downs (8 ½ f, defeating Timely Tally, Space Race, Fire Alarm)
  • MSW at Turfway Park (6f, defeating Thomas Jefferson, Photon and Ninja Cat)

Won at 3

  • Wood Memorial (g-1, 9f, defeating Alpha, Teeth of the Dog, Tiger Walk, The Lumber Guy, Street Life and My Adonis)
  • Alw at Gulfstream Park (8f, defeating Currency Swap and Angel’s Tune)

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 colts shine at OBS August Select Yearling sale title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colts shine at OBS August Select Yearling sale

A pair of colts from the first crop of Gemologist brought bids of $280,000 and $240,000 during the select session of the OBS 2015 August Yearling sale...

[read more]

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale title=
Gemologist

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale

Gemologist's first yearlings at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale in central Kentucky included a pair of six-figure colts.

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G1 winner Gemologist shuttling to Chile title=

G1 winner Gemologist shuttling to Chile

Grade 1 winner Gemologist will shuttle to Haras Santa Olga Farm in Santiago, Chile for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season, and the regally-bred Grade 1 winner is set to enter quarantine next Monday, with his last mares to be covered from his American book this Sunday...

[read more]

G1 winner Gemologist sires first foals
Gemologist

G1 winner Gemologist sires first foals

WinStar Farm’s Gemologist, Tiznow’s Grade 1-winning 3-year-old and undefeated Grade 2-winning 2-year-old, was represented by his first foals when three colts were reported born...

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Gemologist Public Foals Gallery

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Hold Me Back
More Than Ready
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  • First yearling sales: $280,000 & $240,000 - two top-priced colts during select session of the OBS August Yearling sale
  • 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 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. (gr - 2, 8 ½ f, by 1 ¾, defeating Ever So Lucky, Optimizer, Atigun, Cyber Secret)
  • Alw/OC at Churchill Downs (8 ½ f, defeating Timely Tally, Space Race, Fire Alarm)
  • MSW at Turfway Park (6f, defeating Thomas Jefferson, Photon and Ninja Cat)

Won at 3

  • Wood Memorial (g-1, 9f, defeating Alpha, Teeth of the Dog, Tiger Walk, The Lumber Guy, Street Life and My Adonis)
  • Alw at Gulfstream Park (8f, defeating Currency Swap and Angel’s Tune)

Printable Pedigree

(.pdf opens in new window)

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 colts shine at OBS August Select Yearling sale title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colts shine at OBS August Select Yearling sale

A pair of colts from the first crop of Gemologist brought bids of $280,000 and $240,000 during the select session of the OBS 2015 August Yearling sale...

[read more]

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale title=
Gemologist

Six-figure colts for Gemologist at Fasig-Tipton July sale

Gemologist's first yearlings at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale in central Kentucky included a pair of six-figure colts.

[read more]

G1 winner Gemologist shuttling to Chile title=

G1 winner Gemologist shuttling to Chile

Grade 1 winner Gemologist will shuttle to Haras Santa Olga Farm in Santiago, Chile for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season, and the regally-bred Grade 1 winner is set to enter quarantine next Monday, with his last mares to be covered from his American book this Sunday...

[read more]

G1 winner Gemologist sires first foals
Gemologist

G1 winner Gemologist sires first foals

WinStar Farm’s Gemologist, Tiznow’s Grade 1-winning 3-year-old and undefeated Grade 2-winning 2-year-old, was represented by his first foals when three colts were reported born...

[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
Colonel John
Congrats
Distorted Humor
Drosselmeyer
Fed Biz
Gemologist
Hold Me Back
More Than Ready
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
Mare Information
Mare Name: (required)
Age:
Sire:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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