WinStar Farm News

Weekend Hideaway too good in $200,000 Commentator S. title=
Speightstown

Weekend Hideaway too good in $200,000 Commentator S.

Weekend Hideaway, one of Speightstown's most prolific stakes performers over the past few years, racked up his seventh added-money victory on Memorial Day...

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Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore, & WinStar team up to host party for Ann Hanley Parkinson’s Research Fund title=

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore, & WinStar team up to host party for Ann Hanley Parkinson’s Research Fund

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore America, and WinStar Farm have teamed up to host “Night For A Cure”, a...

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Speightstown colt fetches $500,000 at F-T Midlantic title=

Speightstown colt fetches $500,000 at F-T Midlantic

Leading sire Speightstown had a two-year-old colt hammered down for $500,000 on Day 2 of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale for two-year-olds in training Tuesday, May 24th in Maryland...

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Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakness (G1) title=

Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakness (G1)

On a rainy afternoon in Maryland, Exaggerator one-upped his second-place finish in the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a rousing victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)...

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Exaggerator's connections “confident” ahead of Preakness (G1) title=

Exaggerator's connections “confident” ahead of Preakness (G1)

Exaggerator's big rally in the May 7 Kentucky Derby (G1) have his connections looking forward to the rematch with Nyquist in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)...

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More Than Ready filly rolls to stakes victory at York title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready filly rolls to stakes victory at York

Nemoralia, twice Grade 1-placed in the U. S. last year, secured her first stakes victory on Friday at York in Great Britain...

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Bodemeister’s first winner impressively takes debut at Gulfstream title=

Bodemeister’s first winner impressively takes debut at Gulfstream

WinStar Farm’s freshman sire Bodemeister, the dual classic-placed, Grade 1-winning son of Empire Maker, was represented with his first winner on Wednesday, when 2-year-old filly Bode’s Dream scored an impressive debut victory in a $42,000 Maiden Special Weight at Gulfstream Park...

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Joking gets serious in $100,000 Diablo S. title=
Distorted Humor

Joking gets serious in $100,000 Diablo S.

Joking left his connections all smiles after the son of Distorted Humor rallied from last to first in the stretch to take the $100,000 Diablo S...

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Ironicus captures Fort Marcy S. (G3) in 2016 debut title=
Distorted Humor

Ironicus captures Fort Marcy S. (G3) in 2016 debut

Away from the races since last September, Ironicus was triumphant in his first 2016 outing with a 1 1/2-length score Saturday in the $150,000 Fort Marcy S. (G3)...

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Passion for Action rallies for first graded stakes win title=
Speightstown

Passion for Action rallies for first graded stakes win

Speightstown tallied his latest graded stakes winner on Saturday when Passion for Action rallied in the stretch to take the seven furlong Vigil S. (G3)...

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More Than Ready colt “great” for Kentucky Derby (G1) title=

More Than Ready colt “great” for Kentucky Derby (G1)

More Than Ready's 3-year-old colt Tom's Ready looks to make history in Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) when the colt breaks from post 12...

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Post 3 for Creator in Kentucky Derby 142 title=

Post 3 for Creator in Kentucky Derby 142

WinStar Farm's Grade 1 winner Creator drew post 3 for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) when entries were drawn on Wednesday afternoon at Churchill Downs...

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Exaggerator lands post 11 for Kentucky Derby (G1) title=

Exaggerator lands post 11 for Kentucky Derby (G1)

Future WinStar stallion Exaggerator is right in the middle of the field in the gate for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) getting post 11...

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Outside draw for Majesto in Kentucky Derby (G1) title=

Outside draw for Majesto in Kentucky Derby (G1)

Tiznow's Grade 1-placed Majesto drew post 18 of 20 for Saturday 142nd Kentucky Derby (G1) when entries were drawn Wednesday afternoon...

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Venus Valentine lands post 10 for Kentucky Oaks (G1) title=
Congrats

Venus Valentine lands post 10 for Kentucky Oaks (G1)

Congrats' graded stakes-winning filly Venus Valentine drew post 10 of 14 3-year-old fillies in Friday's $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1)...

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Exaggerator strong in final pre-Derby workout title=

Exaggerator strong in final pre-Derby workout

Exaggerator, one of the likely favorites for next Saturday's Kentucky Derby (G1), breezed five furlongs on Saturday at Churchill Downs...

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Weekend Hideaway takes Affirmed Success S. in 2016 bow title=
Speightstown

Weekend Hideaway takes Affirmed Success S. in 2016 bow

Weekend Hideaway, already a five-time stakes-winning son of Speightstown, made it six black type wins on Friday at Belmont Park...

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Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner Exaggerator to stand at WinStar upon retirement title=

Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner Exaggerator to stand at WinStar upon retirement

WinStar Farm has entered into an agreement to acquire the breeding rights to recent Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner and 2016 Kentucky Derby (G1) contender Exaggerator...

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Gemologist tops all First-Crop sires at OBS April sale title=
Gemologist

Gemologist tops all First-Crop sires at OBS April sale

Led by a $550,000 colt, Gemologist topped all First-Crop sires at OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training with an average price of $161,786...

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$375K Colonel John filly on closing day at OBS April Sale title=
Colonel John

$375K Colonel John filly on closing day at OBS April Sale

Colonel John had one of the top offerings during the final day of the OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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Gemologist leading freshman sire at OBS April sale title=
Gemologist

Gemologist leading freshman sire at OBS April sale

Through three days of the OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training, WinStar Farm's Gemologist had the best sales average among all freshman sires...

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Gemologist has OBS 2YO sale-topper at $550,000 title=
Gemologist

Gemologist has OBS 2YO sale-topper at $550,000

First-Crop sire Gemologist set the high-water mark during Day 2 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training with a $550,000 colt...

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Speightstown filly rings up $440K at OBS 2YO sale title=
Speightstown

Speightstown filly rings up $440K at OBS 2YO sale

Perennial top-10 sire Speightstown's Day 2 offerings at the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $440,000 filly...

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$300K Pioneerof the Nile colt at OBS April 2YO sale title=
Pioneerof the Nile

$300K Pioneerof the Nile colt at OBS April 2YO sale

The sales results for leading sire Pioneerof the Nile remained strong during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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OBS April 2YO sale: Gemologist colt hammers for $170K title=
Gemologist

OBS April 2YO sale: Gemologist colt hammers for $170K

A colt from the first-crop of Gemologist brought a winning bid of $170,000 during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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Tiznow's Modern chalks up fourth stakes win title=
Tiznow

Tiznow's Modern chalks up fourth stakes win

Modern dictated the pace throughout Sunday's $50,000 Swift Thoroughbreds Inaugural S. to chalk up his fourth stakes victory...

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Prized Icon 18th Group 1 winner for More Than Ready title=
More Than Ready

Prized Icon 18th Group 1 winner for More Than Ready

International super-star sire More Than Ready got his 18th Grade/Group 1 winner in Australia on Saturday when 2-year-old Prized Icon captured the $500,000 (AUS$) Champagne S. (G1)...

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Congrats filly undefeated after $150,000 Instant Racing S. win title=
Congrats

Congrats filly undefeated after $150,000 Instant Racing S. win

Cash Back kept her perfect record intact in Saturday's $150,000 Instant Racing S. at Oaklawn Park, winning the six-furlong contest for 3-year-old fillies by two lengths...

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Creator's late flourish carries WinStar colt to Arkansas Derby (G1) win title=
Creator

Creator's late flourish carries WinStar colt to Arkansas Derby (G1) win

Creator's furious rally in the final three furlongs of the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) on Saturday earned the colt his first graded stakes victory and a likely start in the Kentucky Derby (G1)...

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Macagone wires field in Danger's Hour S. title=
Artie Schiller

Macagone wires field in Danger's Hour S.

Artie Schiller got his sixth stakes winner of the year on Sunday when Macagone went gate-to-wire in the $100,000 Danger's Hour S. at Aqueduct...

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Big rally carries Passion for Action to Jacques Cartier win title=
Speightstown

Big rally carries Passion for Action to Jacques Cartier win

Speightstown's Passion for Action last-to-first rally carried the 4-year-old to his second career stakes win in Saturday's $125,000 Jacques Cartier S...

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Life Imitates Art too good in Sophomore Turf S. title=
More Than Ready

Life Imitates Art too good in Sophomore Turf S.

More Than Ready's graded stakes winner Life Imitates Art outclassed his opponents in Saturday's $75,000 Sophomore Turf S. at Tampa Bay Downs...

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Well Dressed, dam of multiple G1 winner Well Armed, euthanized at 19 title=

Well Dressed, dam of multiple G1 winner Well Armed, euthanized at 19

Bill and Susan Casner’s Well Dressed, the dam of Dubai World Cup (G1) winner Well Armed, had to be euthanized Monday due to complications from foaling. She was 19...

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Land Over Sea rolls in Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) title=
Bellamy Road

Land Over Sea rolls in Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)

Land Over Sea found her best stride in the long Fair Grounds stretch en route to a 4 1/2-length victory in the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)...

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Sonny Inspired splashes to victory in Ben’s Cat S. title=
Artie Schiller

Sonny Inspired splashes to victory in Ben’s Cat S.

Artie Schiller’s always-consistent Sonny Inspired racked up career victory number six in Saturday’s $75,000 Ben’s Cat S. at Laurel Park...

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Upstart kicks off 2016 with win in Razorback H. (G3) title=
Upstart

Upstart kicks off 2016 with win in Razorback H. (G3)

Ralph Evans’ and WinStar Farm’s Upstart got his 4-year-old season started in style on Saturday with a one-length victory in the $350,000 Razorback H. (G3)...

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Pioneerof the Nile OBS results led by $450,000 colt title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile OBS results led by $450,000 colt

The second day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected 2-year-olds in Training concluded with a Pioneerof the Nile colt hammering for $450,000...

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OBS March 2yos Day 2 Wrap: Gemologist’s diamonds title=
Gemologist

OBS March 2yos Day 2 Wrap: Gemologist’s diamonds

The final day of the OBS March Sale of Selected 2-year-olds in Training saw a trio of Gemologist’s first crop go through the ring...

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$425K colt leads More Than Ready offerings at OBS title=
More Than Ready

$425K colt leads More Than Ready offerings at OBS

A $425,000 colt consigned by Niall Brennan Stables led a strong group of More Than Ready’s offspring during the second session of the OBS March Sale of Selected 2-year-olds in Training...

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$385,000 for Congrats filly at OBS March 2yo sale title=
Congrats

$385,000 for Congrats filly at OBS March 2yo sale

Top-five sire Congrats had a filly sell for $385,000 during the Wednesday session of the OBS March Sale of Selected 2-year-olds in Training.

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Gemologist: OBS Day 1 led by $300,000 colt title=
Gemologist

Gemologist: OBS Day 1 led by $300,000 colt

Gemologist was represented by three six-figure horses during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale title=
Bodemeister

$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale

Bodemeister led all first-crop sires represented with a sales average of $245,000 during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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Big figures for Super Saver 2yos at OBS March sale title=
Super Saver

Big figures for Super Saver 2yos at OBS March sale

Super Saver’s two lots offered during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training brought an average of $292,500...

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Congrats filly super-sharp in Tampa score title=
Congrats

Congrats filly super-sharp in Tampa score

Flashing enormous potential once again, Kinsley Kisses turned in another extraordinary performance Sunday at Tampa Bay Downs, rolling to a seven-length allowance victory...

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Gemologist colt has co-fastest breeze at OBS show title=
Gemologist

Gemologist colt has co-fastest breeze at OBS show

A colt from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Gemologist turned in one of the fastest works of the day during Monday’s under tack session...

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Artie Schiller’s Dorsett best in Sandy Lane Gold Cup (G1-Bar) title=
Artie Schiller

Artie Schiller’s Dorsett best in Sandy Lane Gold Cup (G1-Bar)

Dorsett captured the biggest race on the Barbados racing calendar on Saturday, winning the $214,000 Sandy Lane Gold Cup (G1-Bar) by three lengths...

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Polar River keeps rolling in Grade 3 UAE Oaks title=
Congrats

Polar River keeps rolling in Grade 3 UAE Oaks

Congrats’ undefeated 3-year-old filly Polar River made it four straight victories on Thursday at Meydan with a deceptively easy three-quarter length victory...

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Even $1 million for Pioneerof the Nile colt at F-T Florida title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Even $1 million for Pioneerof the Nile colt at F-T Florida

A colt by last year’s leading Third-Crop sire Pioneerof the Nile brought a winning bid of $1 million at Wednesday’s Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale...

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Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale title=
Bodemeister

Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale

Bodemeister, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2016, led all first-year sires by average with more than one horse sold at Wednesday’s Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale...

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More Than Ready’s Mexican Miss annexes Jersey Lilly S. title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready’s Mexican Miss annexes Jersey Lilly S.

Mexican Miss continued her winter hot streak with a win in Saturday night’s Jersey Lilly S. at Sam Houston Park...

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Hail to the Nile takes Dixie Poker Ace at Fair Grounds title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Hail to the Nile takes Dixie Poker Ace at Fair Grounds

Hail to the Nile notched his first stakes win in front-running style in Saturday’s Dixie Poker Ace S...

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Rising colt by Sidney’s Candy explodes late in Palm Beach S. (G3) title=
Sidney's Candy

Rising colt by Sidney’s Candy explodes late in Palm Beach S. (G3)

Converge was at the back of a big field early on in the $150,000 Palm Beach S. (G3), but the 3-year-old son of Sidney’s Candy emerged on top when it counted...

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Cash Back delivers stakes triple for Congrats title=
Congrats

Cash Back delivers stakes triple for Congrats

Congrats’ Cash Back kept her unbeaten record intact with a 1 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Melody of Colors for 3-year-old fillies at Gulfstream Park...

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Venus Valentine tops big day for Congrats title=
Congrats

Venus Valentine tops big day for Congrats

Venus Valentine capped a stakes double for Congrats with a shocking victory in Saturday’s $200,000 Rachel Alexandra S. (G2) at Fair Grounds...

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Haveyougoneaway wins second straight Oaklawn stakes title=
Congrats

Haveyougoneaway wins second straight Oaklawn stakes

Congrats’ speedy 5-year-old mare Haveyougoneaway earned her second straight stakes victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Spring Fever S...

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Barbados takes $100,000 Pelican S. in 2016 debut title=
Speightstown

Barbados takes $100,000 Pelican S. in 2016 debut

Speightstown’s Grade 3 winner Barbados kicked off his 2016 campaign on Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs, and responded with a one-length victory in the $100,000 Pelican S...

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Pangburn captures Maryland Racing Media S. title=
Congrats

Pangburn captures Maryland Racing Media S.

Pangburn, a 4-year-old Congrats filly, came four wide entering the stretch to win the $75,000 Maryland Racing Media S. by a half-length...

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Polar River continues dominance in $250,000 1,000 Guineas at Meydan title=
Congrats

Polar River continues dominance in $250,000 1,000 Guineas at Meydan

The brightest star on the 3-year-old racing season in Dubai is the Congrats filly Polar River, who toyed with her competition in Thursday’s 1,000 Guineas S., dusting an over-matched group by about 13 lengths...

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Cash Control gets the money in Fair Grounds Daisy Devine S. title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Cash Control gets the money in Fair Grounds Daisy Devine S.

Pioneerof the Nile’s Cash Control collected her seventh win in 12 lifetime starts in the $60,000 Daisy Devine S. at Fair Grounds’ Race Course...

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WinStar StableMates announces fourth annual Fantasy Derby handicapping contest

WinStar StableMates announces fourth annual Fantasy Derby handicapping contest

The fourth annual Fantasy Derby Challenge, presented by WinStar StableMates, kicks off this Friday, February 12...

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Tammy the Torpedo fires big in Suwanee River S. (G3) title=
More Than Ready

Tammy the Torpedo fires big in Suwanee River S. (G3)

More Than Ready got his newest graded stakes winner on Saturday at Gulfstream Park as 4-year-old Tammy the Torpedo led the entire way to take the $150,000 Suwanee River S. (G3)...

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Colonel John filly dominates Santa Anita’s Wishing Well S. title=
Colonel John

Colonel John filly dominates Santa Anita’s Wishing Well S.

Cadet Roni proved much the best in the $75,000 Wishing Well S. Sunday at Santa Anita Park, splashing to a 6 ¾-length victory...

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Colonel John has 2 of top 12 on Experimental Free Handicap title=
Colonel John

Colonel John has 2 of top 12 on Experimental Free Handicap

The Jockey Club released the 2015 Experimental Free Handicap on Jan. 29, and Colonel John was the only stallion to have more than one 2-year-old colt ranked in the top 12...

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Stirring finish for Coastline in Clocker’s Corner S. title=
Speightstown

Stirring finish for Coastline in Clocker’s Corner S.

Speightstown’s talented and consistent son Coastline notched the second stakes win of his career Sunday in Santa Anita Park’s $75,000 Clocker’s Corner S...

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Haveyougoneaway gets the nod in Oaklawn’s American Beauty S. title=
Congrats

Haveyougoneaway gets the nod in Oaklawn’s American Beauty S.

Congrat’s Haveyougoneaway found an opening along the rail in the stretch on the way to her neck victory in Saturday’s $100,000 American Beauty S. at Oaklawn Park...

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Teniente Coronel dominates Freemont S. title=
Colonel John

Teniente Coronel dominates Freemont S.

Colonel John’s Teniente Coronel turned in the best performance of his career in the $70,000 Freemont S...

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Constellation sparkles in 2016 bow title=
Bellamy Road

Constellation sparkles in 2016 bow

Constellation dominated her foes in Sunday’s $100,000 Ruthless S. at Aqueduct by a whopping 10 lengths...

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American Pharoah takes home Horse of the Year, 3-year-old Male Eclipse Awards title=
Pioneerof the Nile

American Pharoah takes home Horse of the Year, 3-year-old Male Eclipse Awards

The final crowning achievement on American Pharoah’s historic racing career came on Saturday evening when the son of Pioneerof the Nile was honored with Eclipse Awards for 2015 Horse of the Year and 3-year-old Male.

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Runhappy runaway Eclipse Sprint Champion title=
Super Saver

Runhappy runaway Eclipse Sprint Champion

Super Saver’s outstanding speedster Runhappy came home with the first Eclipse Award for his sire when he was named 2015’s Champion Sprinter at the Eclipse Awards ceremony on Saturday evening...

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Sonny Inspired first SW of ’16 for Artie Schiller title=
Artie Schiller

Sonny Inspired first SW of ’16 for Artie Schiller

Sonny Inspired kicked off his 2016 campaign on Saturday with a 1 ¾-length victory in the $75,000 Fire Plug S. at Laurel Park...

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Congrats filly shines in Gulfstream debut title=
Congrats

Congrats filly shines in Gulfstream debut

Congrats latest unveiling came early Saturday afternoon at Gulfstream Park when Kinsley Kisses lived up to the pre-race hype with a sparkling 2 ¼-length maiden special weight win...

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Reynaldothewizard still has the magic in Dubai title=
Speightstown

Reynaldothewizard still has the magic in Dubai

Speightstown’s seemingly ageless star Reynaldothewizard kicked off his 10-year-old season in high fashion with a 2 ¾-length win Thursday in the $150,000 Dubawi S...

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More Aspen wins Meydan’s $150,000 Singspiel S. title=
More Than Ready

More Aspen wins Meydan’s $150,000 Singspiel S.

More Aspen, a 5-year-old by More Than Ready, started 2016 in grand style with a one-length win in the $150,000 Singspiel S. over the turf at Meydan...

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Congrats filly undefeated with UAE 1,000 Guineas win title=
Congrats

Congrats filly undefeated with UAE 1,000 Guineas win

Polar River’s explosive stretch run carried the 3-year-old daughter of Congrats to victory in Thursday’s $75,000 UAE 1000 Guineas Trial...

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Paynter’s first crop continues to bring big bids at Keeneland title=
Paynter

Paynter’s first crop continues to bring big bids at Keeneland

The first yearlings offered at auction by Paynter have been some of the most sought-after of any sire of his generation, with a new high-water mark of $120,000...

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First Paynter yearling brings six figures at Keeneland title=
Paynter

First Paynter yearling brings six figures at Keeneland

A yearling filly from the first crop of the Grade 1-winning millionaire Paynter brought a top bid of $100,000 during the first day of the Keeneland January Sale...

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Pioneerof the Nile colt hammers for $195K at Kee Jan Day 1 title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile colt hammers for $195K at Kee Jan Day 1

Last year’s runaway leading Third Crop Sire Pioneerof the Nile had a solid beginning to the 2016 Keeneland January sale...

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WinStar’s Gettysburg rolls in Gulfstream Park MdSpWt title=
Gettysburg
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Pioneerof the Nile

WinStar’s Gettysburg rolls in Gulfstream Park MdSpWt

Gettysburg marched to a front-running, 4 ½-length victory in a 1 1/8-mile maiden special weight contest for 3-year-olds Saturday...

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WinStar’s Revolutionary sires first foal

WinStar’s Revolutionary sires first foal

Revolutionary, WinStar’s multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire, sired his first reported foal early Friday, Jan. 8th when a filly was born at Rancho Ballena in Ramona, California...

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Super Saver’s Runhappy nominated for three Eclipse Awards title=
Super Saver

Super Saver’s Runhappy nominated for three Eclipse Awards

Super Saver’s leading 3-year-old Runhappy was named a finalist in three categories for the 2015 Eclipse Awards when nominees were announced Wednesday...

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American Pharoah finalist for Horse of the Year, 3YO honors title=
Pioneerof the Nile

American Pharoah finalist for Horse of the Year, 3YO honors

Pioneerof the Nile’s stellar 2015 Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner American Pharoah heads the list of nominees for the 2015 Eclipse Awards...

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Versatile Airoforce an Eclipse Finalist for Colonel John title=
Colonel John

Versatile Airoforce an Eclipse Finalist for Colonel John

Airoforce, a graded stakes winner on both turf and dirt in 2015, is one of three finalists for the 2-year-old Male Eclipse Award...

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First foal is a filly for Fed Biz

First foal is a filly for Fed Biz

Fed Biz, the multiple Grade 2 winner & multiple track record-setter by Giant’s Causeway, sired his first reported foal on Sunday, Jan. 3rd when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Brandywine Farm in Paris, KY...

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Bayerd bounds to third stakes victory title=
Speightstown

Bayerd bounds to third stakes victory

Speightstown’s speedy 3-year-old son Bayerd made his way to the winner’s circle for the fourth time in his career in Saturday’s $60,000 Bonapaw S. at Fair Grounds...

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Congrats filly comes up big in Santa Ynez S. (G2) title=
Congrats

Congrats filly comes up big in Santa Ynez S. (G2)

Forever Darling got a head ride from Rafeal Bejarno in Saturday’s $200,000 Santa Ynez S. (G2), rallying to win the 6 ½-furlong contest by a half-length...

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More Than Ready colt takes Grade 3 Dania Beach S. title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready colt takes Grade 3 Dania Beach S.

Life Imitates Art won a stirring stretch battle in Saturday’s $100,000 Dania Beach S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park to give the newly-turned 3-year-old son of More Than Ready his first stakes victory...

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Pioneerof the Nile dominates Third-Crop Sire List title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile dominates Third-Crop Sire List

WinStar Farm’s Pioneerof the Nile topped nearly every category on the 2015 Third Crop Sire list...

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Colonel John gives WinStar powerful Third-Crop 1-2 punch title=
Colonel John

Colonel John gives WinStar powerful Third-Crop 1-2 punch

WinStar Farm’s Colonel John made quite a splash on the 2015 Third-Crop Sire list, with his $4,278,724 progeny earnings ranking second to only fellow WinStar stallion Pioneerof the Nile...

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Runhappy puts bow on season with dominating Malibu S. (G1) victory title=
Super Saver

Runhappy puts bow on season with dominating Malibu S. (G1) victory

Runhappy wrapped up his terrific 3-year-old campaign with a scintillating victory in the $300,000 Malibu S. (G1)...

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Bellamy Road to stand at Duchess Views Farm in NY

Bellamy Road to stand at Duchess Views Farm in NY

Grade 1 winner and Grade 1 sire Bellamy Road has moved to Duchess Views Farm in Pine Plains, NY, where he will stand the 2016 breeding season for a fee of $7,500 S&N. Bellamy Road had previously stood at WinStar Farm in Kentucky...

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Distorted Humor’s Dac annexes Turfway’s Prairie Bayou S. title=
Distorted Humor

Distorted Humor’s Dac annexes Turfway’s Prairie Bayou S.

Amanda and Jose Sarinna’s well-bred 4-year-old Dac notched his first stakes win on Saturday in the $50,000 Prairie Bayou S. at Turfway Park...

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Pioneerof the Nile filly continues hot streak in Tiffany Lass S. title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile filly continues hot streak in Tiffany Lass S.

Cash Control cruised to her third straight victory in Saturday’s $50,000 Tiffany Lass S. at Fair Grounds...

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More Than Ready filly overcomes trip in first black type win title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready filly overcomes trip in first black type win

Despite a wide in in Saturday’s Tropical Park Oaks at Gulfstream Park, Tammy the Torpedo bested Celestine in a three-furlong long duel to win by a neck...

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First stakes win for Bellamy Road filly title=
Bellamy Road

First stakes win for Bellamy Road filly

Bella Paella forged to a 2 ¼-length win in Sunday’s $50,000 Useeit S. at Remington Park to give the 3-year-old daughter of Bellamy Road her first career stakes victory...

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Congrats filly graduates in Gulfstream unveiling title=
Congrats

Congrats filly graduates in Gulfstream unveiling

Congrats, one of the nation’s leading sires of winners, upped his 2015 tally to 140 on Wednesday when the 2-year-old first-time starter Broadway Gal score by a half-length...

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Vorticity forges to victory in $100,000 Marylander S. title=
Distorted Humor

Vorticity forges to victory in $100,000 Marylander S.

Vorticity, a 2-year-old Distorted Humor colt, made his stakes debut in Saturday’s $100,000 Marylander S. at Laurel Park and responded with a gutty three-quarter length victory...

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More Than Ready filly stays undefeated with Grade 1 win title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready filly stays undefeated with Grade 1 win

Perfect Reflection took the $1 million Kingtston Town Classic (G1) by a nose Saturday at Ascot in Perth, Australia for her fifth victory in as many starts...

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Commanding debut for Congrats filly title=
Congrats

Commanding debut for Congrats filly

Polar River rolled to a near track-record performance in her debut Dec. 3 at Meydan Race Course in Dubai, winning by 13 ½-lengths...

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Stylish finale for Commissioner in Hawthorne Gold Cup H.(G2) title=
Commissioner

Stylish finale for Commissioner in Hawthorne Gold Cup H.(G2)

WinStar’s brilliant homebred 4-year-old colt finished his career in style with a 2 ½-length win in the Hawthorne Gold Cup (G2)...

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Versatile Airoforce takes Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2) title=
Colonel John

Versatile Airoforce takes Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2)

Airoforce, already a graded stakes winner on the turf, made his debut on the dirt in Saturday’s $250,000 Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2) and came away 1 ¾-length winner...

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Weekend Hideaway too good in $200,000 Commentator S. title=
Speightstown

Weekend Hideaway too good in $200,000 Commentator S.

Weekend Hideaway, one of Speightstown's most prolific stakes performers over the past few years, racked up his seventh added-money victory on Memorial Day...

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Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore, & WinStar team up to host party for Ann Hanley Parkinson’s Research Fund title=

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore, & WinStar team up to host party for Ann Hanley Parkinson’s Research Fund

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore America, and WinStar Farm have teamed up to host “Night For A Cure”, a...

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Speightstown colt fetches $500,000 at F-T Midlantic title=

Speightstown colt fetches $500,000 at F-T Midlantic

Leading sire Speightstown had a two-year-old colt hammered down for $500,000 on Day 2 of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale for two-year-olds in training Tuesday, May 24th in Maryland...

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Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakness (G1) title=

Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakness (G1)

On a rainy afternoon in Maryland, Exaggerator one-upped his second-place finish in the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a rousing victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)...

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Exaggerator's connections “confident” ahead of Preakness (G1) title=

Exaggerator's connections “confident” ahead of Preakness (G1)

Exaggerator's big rally in the May 7 Kentucky Derby (G1) have his connections looking forward to the rematch with Nyquist in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)...

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More Than Ready filly rolls to stakes victory at York title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready filly rolls to stakes victory at York

Nemoralia, twice Grade 1-placed in the U. S. last year, secured her first stakes victory on Friday at York in Great Britain...

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Bodemeister’s first winner impressively takes debut at Gulfstream title=

Bodemeister’s first winner impressively takes debut at Gulfstream

WinStar Farm’s freshman sire Bodemeister, the dual classic-placed, Grade 1-winning son of Empire Maker, was represented with his first winner on Wednesday, when 2-year-old filly Bode’s Dream scored an impressive debut victory in a $42,000 Maiden Special Weight at Gulfstream Park...

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Joking gets serious in $100,000 Diablo S. title=
Distorted Humor

Joking gets serious in $100,000 Diablo S.

Joking left his connections all smiles after the son of Distorted Humor rallied from last to first in the stretch to take the $100,000 Diablo S...

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Ironicus captures Fort Marcy S. (G3) in 2016 debut title=
Distorted Humor

Ironicus captures Fort Marcy S. (G3) in 2016 debut

Away from the races since last September, Ironicus was triumphant in his first 2016 outing with a 1 1/2-length score Saturday in the $150,000 Fort Marcy S. (G3)...

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Passion for Action rallies for first graded stakes win title=
Speightstown

Passion for Action rallies for first graded stakes win

Speightstown tallied his latest graded stakes winner on Saturday when Passion for Action rallied in the stretch to take the seven furlong Vigil S. (G3)...

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