Harlan's Holiday

Friday, November 01, 2013
WinStar Farm’s Harlan’s Holiday, North America’s reigning champion juvenile sire, had to be euthanized late Friday at Haras Firmamento Farm in Argentina, where he was standing the Southern Hemisphere breeding season...

Sunday, October 06, 2013
Ami's Holiday battled the length of the stretch to collar Big Bazinga in the final strides in Sunday's $174,700, Grade 3 Grey S. at Woodbine...

Sunday, October 06, 2013
Poker Player rallied from tenth after six furlongs to capture Grade 3, $150,000 Bourbon S. Sunday at Keeneland...

Sunday, September 29, 2013
WinStar Farm's General Election, a 3-year-old son of Harlan's Holiday, got up in the final strides to win the $110,400 Jefferson Cup (G3)...

Friday, September 20, 2013
Shanghai Bobby, the Harlan's Holiday 2-year-old champion colt of 2012, returned from a six-month layoff on Friday at Belmont Park to win the $100,000 Aljamin S. in a swift 1:15.79 for 6 1/2-furlongs...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
A smashing 6 1/4-length maiden special weight debut win Wednesday at Belmont Park earned the 2-year-old Harlan's Holiday colt Shadow Banking the TDN Rising Star tag...

Saturday, September 07, 2013
Harlan’s Holiday, a Top 10 General Sire in 2013, received his 14th stakes winner of the season when his filly Ski Holiday won the $78,000 Mrs. Penny S. at Parx on Sept. 7...

Saturday, August 31, 2013
Grand Arrival splashed to a 6 1/4-length maiden special weight score Saturday at Saratoga with an emphatic move in midstretch...

Saturday, August 31, 2013
Harlan's Holiday's Willcox Inn collected his third graded stakes victory with a thrilling nose victory over Gallant Eagle in Saturday's $150,000 Washington Park H...

Sunday, August 25, 2013
Summer Applause, Harlan's Holiday's leading earner of 2013, earned her third stakes win of the year with a powerful victory in Sunday's $75,000 Lady's Secret S...

Sunday, August 11, 2013
Cat's Holiday romped to a 4 3/4-length victory in Sunday's $75,000 Malvern Rose S. at Presque Isle Downs, giving Harlan's Holiday his second stakes winner of the weekend...

Friday, August 09, 2013
Harlan’s Holiday’s 3-year-old colt Notacatbutallama continued his impressive summer run of stakes victories, this time in Friday’s Hall of Fame S. (G2) at Saratoga...

Monday, August 05, 2013
With a big move at the top of the stretch in Monday's $100,000 Shine Again S., Holiday Soiree drew off to a 3 3/4-length victory...

Saturday, August 03, 2013
Holiday Babe and Harlan's Pure both tallied black-type victories during the final week of July...

Monday, July 15, 2013
Harlan's Holiday had top-10 selling horses in both the Fasig-Tipton July sale and the Summer Select Sale of Horses of Racing Age on July 15...

Saturday, July 13, 2013
Notacatbutallama, the Harlan's Holiday turf specialist, racked up his fourth added money victory on the green at Belmont Park Saturday...

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Repole Stables Notacatbutallama battled his way to his first Graded stakes victory today, in the...

Saturday, June 01, 2013
Hitechnoweenie stepped clear in the Prairie Meadows stretch to draw off to a three length win Saturday's $60,000 Panthers S...

Saturday, May 25, 2013
WinStar Farm’s General Election survived a claim of foul to prevail by a length in the Grade 3, $150,000 Arlington Classic on Saturday...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Harlan's Holiday had one of the top five highest priced colts at the May 20-21 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-olds in training sale...

Saturday, May 18, 2013
Under a heady ride from John Velazquez, Summer Applause cleared off in the final furlong to win the $150,000 Allaire Dupont Distaff (G3) by a widening two lengths...

Sunday, April 28, 2013
American Sugar, a 3-year-old Harlan's Holiday filly, boosted her bankroll past the $200,000 mark with a nifty win in the $60,000 Goldfinch S...

Thursday, April 25, 2013
Led by a pair of colts that sold for more than $300,000 on closing day of the April 22-25 OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale...

Monday, March 18, 2013
Lady Stonewall, by Harlan's Holiday, looks like a filly on the rise with a sharp 1 1/2-length victory in a six furlong allowance for 3-year-old fillies...

Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Harlan's Holiday got a strong reception from buyers at the March 4 Barretts Select Sale of 2-year-olds, with a pair of juveniles bringing a winning bid of a quarter million dollars...

Saturday, March 02, 2013
Summer Applause, a 4-year-old Harlan's Holiday filly, captured the second graded stakes of her career in Saturday's Grade 2 Top Flight H. at Aqueduct...

Saturday, March 02, 2013
WinStar Farm's General Election gave his sire Harlan's Holiday his second stakes winner of the day in the $75,000 John Battaglia Memorial S...

Thursday, February 28, 2013
Koh I Noor, a 4-year-old Harlan's Holiday colt, strolled to his fourth straight victory Thursday at Laurel Park...

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Shanghai Bobby, by Harlan's Holiday, received the high weight assignment of 126 pounds on The Jockey Club's 2012 Experimental Free Handicap...

Sunday, January 20, 2013
Harlan's Holiday got his second stakes winner of 2013 on Jan. 20 when American Sugar scored a dominating seven-length victory in the $60,000 Dixie Belle S...

Saturday, January 19, 2013
Harlan's Holiday earned his first Eclipse Award as a sire on Jan. 19 when Shanghai Bobby was named the 2-year-old male Eclipse Award champion for 2012 in Saturday evening's ceremonies at Gulfstream Park.

Saturday, January 12, 2013
Zeewat, a 3-year-old Harlan's Holiday colt, overcame a rough start and a wide trip to score in the $100,000 California Derby...

Sunday, January 06, 2013
Shanghai Bobby's victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) capped off a perfect year for the son of Harlan's Holiday...

Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Champion juvenile sire Harlan's Holiday established a North American record for two-year-old earnings in a single year with $2,954,556 accounted for through Dec. 31, 2012 (Breeders' Cup Juvenile Champion Shanghai Bobby pictured)...

Saturday, December 08, 2012
Zeewat ran away from his rivals down the stretch for a 3 1/4-length victory in the $75,000 Gold Rush S. at Golden Gate Fields...

Friday, November 23, 2012
Notacatbutallama showed his affinity for the turf yet again on Nov. 23 as the 2-year-old Harlan's Holiday colt drew off to a 3 1/2-length victory

Thursday, November 08, 2012
A weanling colt by 2012 leading juvenile sire Harlan's Holiday was purchased for $400,000 by Shadwell during the second session of the Keeneland November sale on Nov. 7...

Saturday, November 03, 2012
Shanghai Bobby's gutsy victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) capped off a perfect 2-for-2 season, simultaneously proving the son of Harlan's Holiday the best 2-year-old colt of 2012...

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Shanghai Bobby will go postward as one of the favorites in Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)...

Sunday, October 28, 2012
Notacatbutallama rallied in the stretch of the Belmont Park turf to tally a length and a quarter victory in the $85,000 Incurable Optimist S...

Sunday, October 07, 2012
Someplace Else shipped to New Mexico to score a 3 3/4-length victory Sunday in the $60,000 Chaves County S. at Zia Park...

Saturday, October 06, 2012
Shanghai Bobby strutted his stuff to the tune of a five-length victory in Saturday's $400,000 Champagne S. (G1) at Belmont Park...

Monday, September 03, 2012
Shanghai Bobby's sprinted away powerfully in the stretch en route 3 3/4-length victory in the $400,000 Hopeful S...

Monday, August 20, 2012
Harlan's Holiday tallied his tenth 2-year-old winner of 2012 on Monday at Saratoga...

Sunday, August 12, 2012
Harlan's Holiday doubled his black-type winners over the second weekend of August, with stakes winners in Ireland and California, to vault the WinStar stallion to the top of the 2012 2-year-old Sire list...

Sunday, August 05, 2012
Someplace Else scored a handy 1 1/2-length win in the $93,925 Donna Reed S. at Prairie Meadows Saturday night to give the 4-year-old daughter of Harlan's Holiday her second black type victory...

Friday, July 27, 2012
The 2-year-old winners by Harlan's Holiday keep coming, with a pair of juvenile colts breaking their maidens at first asking on July 27...

Sunday, July 22, 2012
Harlan's Holiday's ascent up the stallion ranks continues with his latest 2012 crop of 2-year-olds, which added another stakes winner on July 21st when 2-year-old filly American Sugar cruised to a decisive two-length win in the $75,000 Prairie Gold Lassie...

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Shanghai Bobby cruised to a one-length victory in the $85,000 Track Barron S. for 2-year-olds June 27 at Belmont Park...

Saturday, June 23, 2012
Boat Trip, a 3-year-old colt by Harlan's Holiday, became his sire's newest stakes winner after scoring his third straight victory on Saturday, June 23rd in the $90,650 Tsunami Slew S. at Hollywood Park...

Friday, June 15, 2012
The 2012 juveniles by Harlan's Holiday continue to bolster his well-earned reputation of "run big - sell big"...

Monday, May 21, 2012
A filly by Harlan's Holiday brought $200,000 during day 1 of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale of 2-year-olds in training...

Monday, April 23, 2012
WinStar Farm stallion Harlan's Holiday had two of the top five priced horses sold at the first day of the OBS April Select 2-year-old sale...

Thursday, April 19, 2012
The first 2-year-old race of 2012 in New York went to a sharp-looking Harlan's Holiday colt April 19 at Aqueduct...

Saturday, February 25, 2012
Harlan's Holiday could have a filly on her way to the Kentucky Oaks (G1) in the name of Summer Applause...

Friday, February 10, 2012
Mendip came from the back of the pack to score an authoritative 1 1/2-length victory in the $250,000, Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge Feb. 9...

Sunday, January 29, 2012
Veteran sprinter Riley Tucker won a spirited duel to take the $50,000 King Cotton S. at Oaklawn Park by 1 1/4-lengths on Jan. 28...

Saturday, October 15, 2011
Willcox Inn got his third stakes win of 2011 in the $200,000 Hawthorne Derby (G3), dominating the 1 1/8 mile turf race by 4 1/2-lengths...

Sunday, October 09, 2011
Harlan's Holiday got his third winner of the weekend when Leave of Absence fought his way to a neck victory in a three-horse photo finish...

Thursday, October 06, 2011
A yearling by Harlan's Holiday brought $180,000 at the Oct. 4-5 Fasig-Tipton Fall Yearlings sale at Timonium, Md...

Saturday, August 06, 2011
Someplace Else took off in the lane and galloped home to a 5 1/4-length victory in the $75,000 Iowa Breeders' Oaks...

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Harlan's Holiday sired the sale topper at the Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale with hip No. 168 going for $310,000...

Saturday, July 09, 2011
Willcox Inn set a stakes record en route to his four-length in the $200,000 American Derby (G2) July 9 at Arlington Park, getting the 1 3/16 miles on the firm turf in 1:54.56...

Saturday, May 28, 2011
Willcox Inn motored to a 2 ½-length victory in the $100,000 Arlington Classic May 28...

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
A dark bay/brown son of Harlan’s Holiday sold for $250,000 at the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, highest price for a colt during the sale...

Thursday, May 05, 2011
Twinspired, the aptly-named son of Harlan's Holiday, will make his run at history in Kentucky Derby 137 (G1) from post position 10, right in the middle of the 20 horse field. The gray or roan colt...

Saturday, April 16, 2011
Twinspired ran a flawless race in the G1 Toyota Blue Grass April 16 at Keeneland, only to be nipped by the narrowest of margin in the final stride of the nine furlongs.[watch race] It took the...

Thursday, March 24, 2011
Dynamic Holiday shifted off the rail in upper stretch and surged to her fourth consecutive victory in the $150,000 Herecomesthebride Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the Gulfstream Park turf March 13. George...

Sunday, February 13, 2011
Dynamic Holiday finished strongly down the center of the track to register a 1 3/4-length decision over a fast-closing Holidaysatthefarm to capture the Florida Oaks. Niji’s Grand Girl, the 5-2...

Wednesday, December 22, 2010
WinStar Farm has acquired a significant interest in prominent sire Harlan's Holiday, and the Versailles, Kentucky farm will stand the 11-year-old stallion during 2011 breeding season for an...

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