Copyright 2016 WinStar FarmPioneer of the Nile's top 2-year-old colt Classic Empire asserted himself in the Keeneland stretch en route to a three-length win in Saturday's $500,000 Breeders' Futurity (G1)..., 08 Oct 2016 20:39:00 GMT2016-10-08T20:39:00Classic Empire rules in Keeneland's Breeders' Futurity (G1)Though he was the second-to-last horse to sell Sunday, Pioneerof the Nile's hip No. 1816 would end up being the top price of the day during Sunday's session..., 18 Sep 2016 20:29:00 GMT2016-09-18T20:29:00$700,000 Pioneerof the Nile colt tops Keeneland Sunday sessionPioneerof the Nile had one of the top three colts during Saturday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale..., 18 Sep 2016 13:30:00 GMT2016-09-18T13:30:00Pioneerof the Nile colt goes for $575K Saturday at KeenelandPioneerof the Nile's top result thus far at the Keeneland September sale came on Wednesday when a colt by the WinStar stallion sold for $925,000..., 14 Sep 2016 22:06:00 GMT2016-09-14T22:06:00$925,000 Pioneer of the Nile colt during Keeneland Day 3Pioneerof the Nile was one of only two sires to have at least three half-million dollar yearlings during Day 2 of the 2016 Keeneland September Yearling sale..., 13 Sep 2016 21:37:00 GMT2016-09-13T21:37:00Three half-million-plus Pioneerof the Nile colts at Keeneland Day 2Pioneerof the Nile, who had one of the top yearlings at the August Fasig-Tipton sale, saw more solid results during the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale..., 12 Sep 2016 20:39:00 GMT2016-09-12T20:39:00Strong results for Pioneerof the Nile at Keeneland September day 1Pioneerof the Nile's top turf star Midnight Storm scored his third consecutive stakes victory on Sunday with a game half-length tally in the $200,000 Del Mar Mile H. (G2)..., 21 Aug 2016 21:27:00 GMT2016-08-21T21:27:00Midnight Storm tops big day at Del Mar for Pioneerof the NileA colt by leading sire Pioneerof the Nile topped the star-studded first session of the Aug. 8-9 Fasig Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale..., 09 Aug 2016 10:40:00 GMT2016-08-09T10:40:00$950,000 Pioneerof the Nile colt tops first day of F-T Saratoga Yearling saleLevante Lion is now a perfect 2-for-2 following the 2-year-old son of Pioneerof the Nile's victory in the July 23 Hakodate Nisai S. (G3) on July 24..., 24 Jul 2016 21:35:00 GMT2016-07-24T21:35:00Pioneerof the Nile 2YO takes Group 3 in JapanMidnight Storm chalked up his second straight graded stakes victory in Sunday's $250,000 Eddie Read S., winning by a half-length after controlling the pace..., 17 Jul 2016 23:06:00 GMT2016-07-17T23:06:00Midnight Storm repels all challengers in Eddie Read S. (G2)Following a deluge of rain that caused a delay, WinStar Farm’s Dark Nile splashed to victory in the $300,000 Delaware Oaks (G3) at Delaware Park on Saturday..., 09 Jul 2016 23:04:00 GMT2016-07-09T23:04:00Dark Nile skips to victory in Delaware Oaks (G3)Classic Empire's dazzling stretch run carried the 2-year-old son of Pioneerof the Nile to victory in Saturday night's Bashford Manor S. (G3) at Churchill Downs..., 03 Jul 2016 12:44:00 GMT2016-07-03T12:44:00Pioneerof the Nile colt impresses in Bashford Manor S. (G3)Already a two-time black type winner, Cash Control got her first graded stakes win Saturday when the 5-year-old daughter of Pioneerof the Nile took the Mint Julep S. (G3)..., 11 Jun 2016 16:19:00 GMT2016-06-11T16:19:00Cash Control becomes graded winner in Mint Julep S. (G3)With contrasting racing styles, Creator and Gettysburg loom as solid chances to capture the 148th running of the Belmont S. (G1) on Saturday..., 08 Jun 2016 20:18:00 GMT2016-06-08T20:18:00Creator/Gettysburg powerful tandem for WinStar in Belmont S. (G1)WinStar Farm’s Dark Nile notched her first career stakes victory in Thursday's $50,000 Our Mims S. at Delaware Park..., 08 Jun 2016 19:34:00 GMT2016-06-08T19:34:00Pioneerof the Nile filly wins Delaware Oaks prepPioneerof the Nile's multiple graded stakes winner reached a new high on Saturday with his gutsy half-length score over Tourist in the $400,000 Shoemaker Mile (G1)..., 04 Jun 2016 21:12:00 GMT2016-06-04T21:12:00Midnight Storm comes up huge in Shoemaker Mile (G1)Gryphon Investments homebred Pioneerof the Nile filly Eighth Wonder chalked up stakes win number two in her young career with a dominating five-length victory..., 04 Jun 2016 19:57:00 GMT2016-06-04T19:57:00Pioneerof the Nile filly collects second stakes victoryThe sales results for leading sire Pioneerof the Nile remained strong during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training..., 19 Apr 2016 21:19:00 GMT2016-04-19T21:19:00$300K Pioneerof the Nile colt at OBS April 2YO saleThe 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..., 16 Mar 2016 23:59:00 GMT2016-03-16T23:59:00Pioneerof the Nile OBS results led by $450,000 coltA 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..., 02 Mar 2016 21:53:00 GMT2016-03-02T21:53:00Even $1 million for Pioneerof the Nile colt at F-T FloridaHail to the Nile notched his first stakes win in front-running style in Saturday’s Dixie Poker Ace S..., 28 Feb 2016 12:44:00 GMT2016-02-28T12:44:00Hail to the Nile takes Dixie Poker Ace at Fair GroundsPioneerof 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..., 10 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT2016-02-10T00:00:00Cash Control gets the money in Fair Grounds Daisy Devine S.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., 16 Jan 2016 23:06:00 GMT2016-01-16T23:06:00American Pharoah takes home Horse of the Year, 3-year-old Male Eclipse AwardsLast year’s runaway leading Third Crop Sire Pioneerof the Nile had a solid beginning to the 2016 Keeneland January sale..., 11 Jan 2016 22:47:00 GMT2016-01-11T22:47:00Pioneerof the Nile colt hammers for $195K at Kee Jan Day 1Gettysburg marched to a front-running, 4 ½-length victory in a 1 1/8-mile maiden special weight contest for 3-year-olds Saturday...’s-gettysburg-rolls-in-gulfstream-park-mdspwt.htmlSun, 10 Jan 2016 11:39:00 GMT2016-01-10T11:39:00WinStar’s Gettysburg rolls in Gulfstream Park MdSpWtPioneerof 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..., 07 Jan 2016 21:06:00 GMT2016-01-07T21:06:00American Pharoah finalist for Horse of the Year, 3YO honorsWinStar Farm’s Pioneerof the Nile topped nearly every category on the 2015 Third Crop Sire list..., 01 Jan 2016 15:29:00 GMT2016-01-01T15:29:00Pioneerof the Nile dominates Third-Crop Sire ListCash Control cruised to her third straight victory in Saturday’s $50,000 Tiffany Lass S. at Fair Grounds..., 20 Dec 2015 12:07:00 GMT2015-12-20T12:07:00Pioneerof the Nile filly continues hot streak in Tiffany Lass S.Midnight Storm found his best stride in the stretch to win the $250,000 Seabiscuit H. (G2) Saturday at Del Mar, the second Grade 2 win for the 4-year-old son of Pioneerof the Nile..., 27 Nov 2015 20:38:00 GMT2015-11-27T20:38:00Midnight Storm adds to resume in Seabiscuit H. (G2)The 2-year-old filly Eighth Wonder made her first stakes start on Sunday and responded with a devastating 9 ¼-length victory..., 15 Nov 2015 16:43:00 GMT2015-11-15T16:43:00Pioneerof the Nile filly stays undefeated with stakes rompPioneerof the Nile’s brilliant 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah closed out his career in magnificent fashion with a record-setting performance in the $5 million Breeder’s Cup Classic (G1)...’-cup-classic-(g1).htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 18:27:00 GMT2015-10-31T18:27:00American Pharoah spectacular in Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1)In what promises to be as dramatic as a Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) in the 32-year history of the race, Pioneerof the Nile’s brilliant 3-year-old American Pharoah will attempt to close his racing career with a win in the $5 million dollar race..., 26 Oct 2015 22:44:00 GMT2015-10-26T22:44:00American Pharoah aims for immortality in BC Classic (G1)Buoyed by a pair of juveniles that brought more than $450,000, Pioneerof the Nile had another stellar day at the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Wednesday..., 17 Sep 2015 14:30:00 GMT2015-09-17T14:30:00Pioneerof the Nile: Keeneland September day 3 another blockbusterWith five lots sold through the first two days of the Keeneland September Yearling sale, Pioneerof the Nile’s average sale price was $279,000, highest for any Third-Crop sire with a least two lots sold..., 15 Sep 2015 21:17:00 GMT2015-09-15T21:17:00Keeneland September sale: Pioneerof the Nile average tops $275KCourtier gave his leading Third-Crop sire Pioneerof the Nile his fourth stakes winner of the year on Wednesday night with a rousing 1 ¼-length victory in the $200,000 Centaur S..., 10 Sep 2015 08:53:00 GMT2015-09-10T08:53:00Courtier sweeps to victory in $200,000 Centaur S.Championofthenile broke on top and never relinquished his lead in a 6 ½-furlong maiden special weight race for 2-year-olds Friday at Saratoga..., 04 Sep 2015 18:23:00 GMT2015-09-04T18:23:00Championofthenile rolls by 6 in Saratoga MdSpWtCatch My Drift put it all together in Monday’s $100,000 Summer Colony S. to win the 1 1/8-mile contest by a widening 6 ¼-lengths as much the best..., 24 Aug 2015 17:59:00 GMT2015-08-24T17:59:00Pioneerof the Nile filly cruises by six in $100,000 Summer Colony S.Making his first start since his historic Triple Crown, Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah kept rolling right along with a deceptively dominating victory in the $1.75 million Haskell Inv. (G1)..., 02 Aug 2015 19:00:00 GMT2015-08-02T19:00:00American Pharoah dominates Haskell Inv. (G1)Zayat Stables’ homebred superstar American Pharoah made history on Saturday, winning the Belmont S. (G1) to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner..., 06 Jun 2015 20:13:00 GMT2015-06-06T20:13:00Pioneerof the Nile: A Triple Crown sireJust two days after American Pharoah won the Preakness S. (G1) in a cakewalk, Pioneerof the Nile sired the top two colts at the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May Sale..., 19 May 2015 10:16:00 GMT2015-05-19T10:16:00Pioneerof the Nile sires $840K & $500K 2YO coltsPioneerof the Nile’s American Pharoah continued on his quest for the Triple Crown with a spectacular seven length victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)..., 16 May 2015 19:50:00 GMT2015-05-16T19:50:00American Pharoah dominates Preakness (G1) by seven lengthsPioneerof the Nile’s young stallion career reached new heights on Saturday when American Pharoah triumphed in a thrilling renewal of the Kentucky Derby (G1)...’s-american-pharoah-is-the-champ-in-derby-141.htmlSat, 02 May 2015 21:11:00 GMT2015-05-02T21:11:00Pioneerof the Nile’s American Pharoah rules Derby 141Pioneerof the Nile sired the second high-priced juvenile opening day at the OBS Spring Sale, when hip 273 sold for $270,000..., 22 Apr 2015 09:51:00 GMT2015-04-22T09:51:00Pioneerof the Nile sires #2 Juvenile Day One at OBSThe superlatives flowed following American Pharoah’s incredible win in Saturday’s $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) as the son of Pioneerof the Nile rolled by some eight lengths..., 11 Apr 2015 20:43:00 GMT2015-04-11T20:43:00American Pharoah blitzes foes in Arkansas Derby (G1)American Pharoah turned his highly-anticipated 2015 debut into a one-horse race with a dazzling stretch run in Saturday’s $750,000 Rebel S. at Oaklawn Park..., 14 Mar 2015 20:24:00 GMT2015-03-14T20:24:00American Pharoah brilliant in Grade 2 Rebel S.A strapping dark bay son of Pioneerof the Nile brought a winning bid of $685,000 at the March 4 Fasig-Tipton Florida Select 2-year-old sale..., 04 Mar 2015 20:36:00 GMT2015-03-04T20:36:00$685K for Pioneerof the Nile colt at Fasig-Tipton FloridaPioneer of the Nile’s American Pharoah, champion 2-year-old male and winner of the Del Mar Futurity (G1) and the FrontRunner S. (G1), shared the high weight of 126 pounds on The Jockey Club’s 2014 Experimental Free Handicap..., 29 Jan 2015 15:36:00 GMT2015-01-29T15:36:00American Pharoah co-high weight on Experimental Free HandicapZayat Stables’ brilliant 2-year-old colt American Pharoah became Pioneerof the Nile’s first Eclipse Award winner when he was named 2014 2-year-old Champion Male at Saturday night’s Eclipse Awards...’s-american-pharoah-wins-eclipse-award.htmlSat, 17 Jan 2015 22:34:00 GMT2015-01-17T22:34:00Pioneerof the Nile’s American Pharoah wins Eclipse AwardAmerican Pharoah won his second straight Grade 1 race Saturday in the $300,000 FrontRunner S. at Santa Anita Park, putting the 2-year-old Pioneerof the Nile colt right on target for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)..., 28 Sep 2014 10:16:00 GMT2014-09-28T10:16:00American Pharoah rules in the FrontRunner S. (G1)Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah is a maiden no more after an incredible performance in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1)..., 03 Sep 2014 22:36:00 GMT2014-09-03T22:36:00American Pharoah rules Del Mar Futurity (G1)Pioneerof the Nile got his second graded stakes winner of the day at Del Mar when Midnight Storm sped to a front-running victory in the $300,000 Del Mar Derby (G2)..., 31 Aug 2014 22:14:00 GMT2014-08-31T22:14:00Midnight Storm tops WinStar-sired exacta in Grade 2 Del Mar DerbyJojo Warrior, already a 2014 stakes winner for her sire Pioneerof the Nile, added to her resume on Sunday with a front-running victory in the $100,000 Torrey Pines S. (G3)..., 31 Aug 2014 20:44:00 GMT2014-08-31T20:44:00Jojo Warrior shows her heels in the Grade 3 Torrey Pines S.Pioneerof the Nile, the nation's leading Second Crop sire, got his second stakes winner of the weekend Sunday..., 22 Jun 2014 21:45:00 GMT2014-06-22T21:45:00Hot weekend continues for Pioneerof the NileJojo Warrior broke into the ranks of stakes winners in a big way Saturday at Santa Anita Park, rolling to a 5 1/4-length victory in the $200,750 Summertime Oaks (G2)..., 21 Jun 2014 22:35:00 GMT2014-06-21T22:35:00'Pioneer' filly dominates in G2 Summertime OaksSunday's $140,000 Marine S. at Woodbine came down to a tight three-way photo and a stewards' inquiry, with Conquest Top Gun ending up the official winner..., 25 May 2014 22:29:00 GMT2014-05-25T22:29:00'Pioneer' colt takes thrilling Marine S.Social Inclusion emerged as yet another Triple Crown contender for Pioneerof the Nile after..., 12 Mar 2014 19:23:00 GMT2014-03-12T19:23:00Pioneerof the Nile colt sets GP track recordPioneerof the Nile had another strong sales showing at the March 3 Barretts Select 2-year-olds in Training auction..., 04 Mar 2014 21:03:00 GMT2014-03-04T21:03:00'Pioneer' filly brings $320K at Barretts 2yoSocial Inclusion's impressive display in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park gave leading second-crop sire Pioneerof the Nile his seventh winner of 2014..., 22 Feb 2014 20:52:00 GMT2014-02-22T20:52:00Pioneerof the Nile colt romps in debut at GPWinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables LLC's Vinceremos gallantly prevailed in a four-way photo to take the $250,000 Sam F. Davis S. (G3) at Tampa Bay Downs..., 01 Feb 2014 20:06:00 GMT2014-02-01T20:06:00Vinceremos all heart in the $250,000 Sam F. Davis S. (G3)Cairo Prince, recent dominating winner of the Grade 2 Holy Bull S., was weighted at 118 pounds on The Jockey Club’s 2013 Experimental Free Handicap..., 30 Jan 2014 20:40:00 GMT2014-01-30T20:40:00Experimental Handicap: Cairo Prince at 118Pioneerof the Nile's leading earner from his first crop stamped himself as a leading Kentucky Derby (G1) candidate with a statement race in the $400,000 Holy Bull S. (G2)..., 25 Jan 2014 20:40:00 GMT2014-01-25T20:40:00Cairo Prince rules in Grade 2 Holy Bull S.Captainofindustry's valiant nose victory in a one-mile maiden race Saturday at Laurel Park gave first-year sire Pioneerof the Nile his 13th winner on the year..., 30 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-11-30T00:00:00Winners keep coming for Pioneerof the NileWinStar Farm announced 2014 stud fees for its expanded 23-stallion roster, led again by leading sire Distorted Humor who stands for $100,000 S&N, and emerging top sire Speightstown, whose fee will be $80,000 S&N following another stellar year..., 05 Nov 2013 15:36:00 GMT2013-11-05T15:36:00WinStar announces 2014 stud feesMaking just his second career start, Cairo Prince dominated Sunday's Grade 2 Nashua S. at Aqueduct to give WinStar freshman sire Pioneerof the Nile his first stakes winner..., 03 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-11-03T00:00:00First stakes winner for Pioneerof the NileAvi'sblazinvictory became Pioneerof the Nile’s 11th 2-year-old winner on Oct. 26 when she impressively broke her maiden at Hawthorne by 6 ¼ lengths in a maiden claimer. Avi'sblazinvictory is out of the A.P. Indy mare Maltese Indy and was bred by King and Queen’s Farm., 26 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-26T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile filly easily breaks maidenCairo Prince became Pioneerof the Nile’s latest impressive winner on Oct. 6 when the 2-year-old colt won a $70,000 Maiden Special Weight by 2 ¾ lengths at Belmont Park to become the stallion’s 10th winner to date...’s-10th-winner.htmlSun, 06 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-06T00:00:00Another Belmont MSW winner for 'Pioneer'Pioneerof the Nile got his ninth winner on Wednesday, moving him to the top spot on the 2013 Kentucky Freshman Sire list in that category..., 18 Sep 2013 21:09:00 GMT2013-09-18T21:09:00Ninth winner for Pioneerof the NileAwesome Jill, by Kentucky's leading freshman sire of winners Pioneerof the Nile, rolled to a 2 3/4-length victory in Sunday's first race at Churchill Downs..., 15 Sep 2013 17:39:00 GMT2013-09-15T17:39:00Awesome Jill takes flight in CD debutLeading freshman sire Pioneerof the Nile saw his seventh 2-year-old reach the winner’s circle from his first crop when his filly Zibby Do broke her maiden Sunday at Arlington..., 08 Sep 2013 19:13:00 GMT2013-09-08T19:13:00Pioneerof the Nile: Up to 7 winnersWith a quick tap from Martin Garcia at the head of the stretch, Pioneerof the Nile's 2-year-old filly Jojo Warrior quickly drew clear from her pursuers..., 02 Sep 2013 20:31:00 GMT2013-09-02T20:31:00Pioneerof the Nile filly tagged a 'Rising Star'With a resolute stretch drive Saturday at Ellis Park, Captainof the Nile gave top-10 freshman sire Pioneerof the Nile his fifth winner from his first crop..., 17 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-08-17T00:00:00Captainof the Nile sails home in Ellis MSWYoung progeny by Pioneerof the Nile continue to impress horsemen worldwide, as his lone Saratoga..., 07 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-08-07T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile sires $300,000 colt at SaratogaBase Case Scenario prevailed in a hard-fought stretch duel Saturday at Saratoga to give his sire Pioneerof the Nile his fourth winner from his first crop..., 27 Jul 2013 21:59:00 GMT2013-07-27T21:59:00Fourth first crop winner for Pioneerof the NileWith a winning bid of $260,000 a colt by Pioneerof the Nile was one of the top six sellers at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale..., 16 Jul 2013 00:01:00 GMT2013-07-16T00:01:00Pioneerof the Nile yearling sells for $260KWinStar freshman sire Pioneerof the Nile is off to a white-hot start with his first foals..., 11 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-07-11T00:00:00Another debut winner for Pioneerof the NileMultiple Grade 1 winner Pioneerof the Nile got his first North American winner in thrilling style on July 5 when River Dancer debuted a one-length victor on the inner turf course at Belmont Park..., 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-07-05T00:00:00First North American winner for freshman sire Pioneerof the NileA bay colt from the first crop of WinStar stallion Pioneerof the Nile set a sales record of $525,000 to top the final session of the OBS 2013 June Sale..., 19 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-19T00:00:00$525,000 Pioneerof the Nile colt sets record at OBS June SaleA colt from the first crop of WinStar Farm stallion Pioneerof the Nile offered at the Keeneland April 2-year-old sale brought an impressive winning bid of $340,000..., 08 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-08T00:00:00$340K for Pioneerof the Nile Keeneland 2YOA filly from the first crop of Pioneerof the Nile was the top-selling distaffer during the first day of the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale..., 12 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-12T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile filly tops OBS 2YO saleA pair of fillies by WinStar first-crop stallions Colonel John and Pioneerof the Nile breezed an eighth of a mile in :09 4/5 March 7, the fastest time of the day..., 07 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-07T00:00:00OBS March Select 2YO sale breeze show reportWinStar President & CEO Elliott Walden leads a roundtable discussion on the farm's five exciting 2013 freshmen sires: Colonel John, Pioneerof the Nile, Kodiak Kowboy, U S Ranger and Maimonides..., 16 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-02-16T00:00:00Roundtable shines spotlight on Freshmen SiresPioneerof the Nile and Maimonides, two Kentucky-based stallions owned in majority by Zayat Stables, have been moved to WinStar Farm to stand the upcoming 2013 breeding season..., 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-12-18T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile, Maimonides to stand at WinStar the NileThu, 20 Dec 2012 12:45:12 GMTen-us