Speightstown

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Some of Speightstown's strongest sale results of 2016 came during the third day of the Keeneland September sale Wednesday...

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
The top-priced filly during Day 2 of the 2016 Keeneland September Yearling sale was a Speightstown juvenile that went for $800,000...

Sunday, September 04, 2016
Speightstown's stakes-winning son Hathal earned his second added-money victory with a hard-fought victory in the Superior Mile S. (G3)...

Monday, August 15, 2016
Beat the Benchmark delivered on her pre-race promise with a gutsy maiden special weight victory over the Saratoga turf on Monday...

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Speightstown had one to the top thee priced colts during the second day of the Aug. 8-9 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale, with Kenji Ryotokuji signing the winning ticket at $600,000...

Saturday, July 30, 2016
Speightstown got career number 10 TDN Rising Star on Saturday when Big League powered to a 3 1/4-length victory in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight contest...

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Top sire Speightstown had the third highest-priced offering to sell at Tuesday's Fasig-Tipton July sale...

Sunday, July 03, 2016
Speightstown's versatile sprinter Passsion for Action racked up his third stakes win of 2016 on Sunday with a gallant neck victory in the $200,000 Highlander S. (G2)...

Thursday, June 30, 2016
Speightstown's incredibly consistent mare Tarty to the Party kicked in late in the $100,000 Saylorville S. at Prairie Meadows racetrack to win the six-furlong contest by a head...

Monday, June 27, 2016
Hargeisa scored a two-length victory in the Premio Primi Passi (G3) at Milan Racecourse in Italy on June 26 to run her record to a perfect 2-for-2...

Monday, June 13, 2016
Full Salute took to the Monmouth Park turf course Sunday and came away with a one-length victory in the $60,000 Select S...

Monday, May 30, 2016
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...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Speightstown had the second-highest priced colt at the May 23-24 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic...

Saturday, May 07, 2016
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)...

Saturday, April 30, 2016
Weekend Hideaway, already a five-time stakes-winning son of Speightstown, made it six black type wins on Friday at Belmont Park...

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
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...

Saturday, April 09, 2016
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...

Saturday, February 20, 2016
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...

Monday, January 25, 2016
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...

Friday, January 15, 2016
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...

Saturday, January 02, 2016
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...

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Speightstown’s 2-year-old colt Full Salute wore down the leaders in the Gulfstream Park stretch en route to a one-length victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Buffalo Man S.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Speightstown, winner of the 2004 Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) during his championship season, will have a pair of starters in this year’s Breeders’ Cup at Keeneland...

Saturday, October 17, 2015
Making just her third career start, Sam-Son Farms’ homebred 3-year-old filly Southern Ring rallied to a two-length score in the $100,000 Ruling Angel S...

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Rock Fall’s victory in Saturday's Grade 1, $400,000 Vosburgh at Belmont Park marked the seventh straight win for the 4-year-old Speightstown colt...

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Full Salute’s professional-looking victory in Saturday’s $150,000 Hall of Fame S. at Parx had the look of better things to come for the 2-year-old son of Speightstown...

Saturday, September 19, 2015
Speightstown’s two-time stakes winner Recepta got her first graded stakes victory on Saturday with a well-earned three-quarter length win in the $200,000 Noble Damsel S. (G3)...

Saturday, September 19, 2015
Hathal took command in deep stretch on the Newbury turf course to win the $57,462 Dubai Duty Free Cup on Thursday...

Monday, September 14, 2015
Leading sire Speightstown had two of the top 10-selling lots during the first day of the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Saturday, August 08, 2015
Recepta found a narrow opening in mid-stretch and shot through to win the $100,000 De La Rose S. by 2 ¼-lengths on Saturday...

Sunday, August 02, 2015
Speightstown’s sensational 4-year-old emerged victorious in a nail-biting finish in Saturday’s $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (G1)...

Sunday, July 05, 2015
Force the Pass’ win in the $1.25 million Belmont Invitational Derby (G1), coupled with Speightster’s stellar victory in the $500,000 Dwyer S. (G3), vaulted Speightstown’s 2015 progeny earnings past the $5.5 million mark...

Friday, June 05, 2015
Rock Fall earned his fifth straight victory and first graded stakes win June 5, taking the $250,000 True North S. (G2) at Belmont Park by 3 ¾-lengths...

Saturday, May 30, 2015
With big money on the line, Speightstown’s Force the Pass came through win the tightest of photos in the $500,000 Penn Mile Saturday night at Penn National...

Monday, May 25, 2015
Bright Town sauntered to an easy 4 ½-length victory in Monday’s $50,000 First Lady H., the second stakes victory in the career of the 5-year-old daughter of Speightstown...

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Speightstown’s top sprinter Tamarkuz outgamed Sloane Avenue in the Meydan stretch to score his fourth consecutive stakes win in the $1 million Godolphin Mile (G2)...

Saturday, March 07, 2015
Tamarkuz followed up his powerful victory in the Feb. 12 Firebreak S. (G3) with a comfortable $200,000 Burj Nahaar (G3)...

Thursday, March 05, 2015
Speightstown's top offering at the March 4 Fasig-Tipton Florida Select 2-year-old sale brought a winning bid of $460,000...

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Sheikh Hamdan's Tamarkuz became the second Group winner of the day for Speightstown, when he charged to a four-length victory in the $200,000 Firebreak S. (G3)...

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Grade 1 millionaire Reynaldothewizard remained undefeated on the dirt at Meydan, with a hard-fought victory in the $200,000 Al Shindagha Sprint (G3) today in the UAE...

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Speightstown sired his fourth stakes winner of 2015 when Bright Town wired her field in the 6 1/2-furlong El Diario S. on Feb. 7...

Saturday, January 24, 2015
Barbados became Speightstown’s latest graded stakes winner on Saturday with a thrilling half-length victory in the $150,000 Hutcheson S. (G3)...

Saturday, January 17, 2015
Weekend Hideaway surpassed the half-million dollar earnings mark with a four-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint S...

Friday, January 16, 2015
Speightstown’s venerable sprinter Reynaldothewizard rolled to an emphatic 3 ¾-length win in the $150,000 Dubawi S...

Saturday, January 03, 2015
Speightstown, who finished in the top 10 on the 2014 General Sire list with 16 stakes winners, started off the new year with splash...

Sunday, December 14, 2014
Bayerd battled to a game victory in the $250,000 Springboard Mile S. to give the 2-year-old Speightstown colt his second stakes victory...

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Who’s in Town garnered the first stakes win of her career Saturday at Laurel Park, when she came out on top in a field of 14 3-year-old fillies...

Thursday, November 13, 2014
Wine Police collected his second stakes win of 2014, and fourth lifetime, with a half-length victory in Tuesday’s Lea County S. at Zia Park...

Monday, November 10, 2014
Farmah blitzed through 1,200 meters in a track record 1:08.20 in Capannelle’s Premio Carlo E Francesco Aloisi S. (G3) on Sunday, winning by six lengths...

Sunday, October 12, 2014
Passion for Action’s authoritative win in Sunday’s $250,000 Cup and Saucer S. made the 2-year-old colt the 16th stakes winner of the year for Speightstown...

Sunday, September 28, 2014
Speightstown’s speedy 2-year-old colt Bayerd dueled through the entire six furlongs of the $75,000 Kip Deville S. to emerge victorious by one length...

Monday, September 08, 2014
Leading sire Speightstown brought some big prices during the first day of the Keeneland September Yearling sale, with a pair of colts selling for $500,000 and $485,000...

Sunday, September 07, 2014
Wine Police out-dueled Homerun Berti in Sunday’s $75,000 Premier Cup H. at Zia Park to collect his third lifetime black-type victory...

Saturday, September 06, 2014
Golden Ticket out-gamed a pair of foes in a three-way photo to take the $100,000 Left Bank S. Sept. 5 at Belmont Park...

Friday, September 05, 2014
Fast Bullet, the aptly-named Grade 2 winner by Speightstown, will join his sire at WinStar Farm for the 2015 breeding season...

Monday, September 01, 2014
Speightstown's budding star Pirate's Trove ran her record to a perfect 3-for-3 with an impressive score in Monday's $111,800 Etobicoke S. at Woodbine...

Saturday, August 16, 2014
Weekend Hideaway pulled away late in Friday's $100,000 John H. Morrisey S. at Saratoga to give the 4-year-old Speightstown colt his fourth lifetime stakes victory...

Saturday, August 09, 2014
Seek Again, a 4-year-old Speightstown colt, notched his second career graded stakes win in superb fashion Saturday at Saratoga...

Sunday, July 20, 2014
Speightstown racked up his 30th stakes horse of 2014 on Sunday at Woodbine when 3-year-old Pirate's Trove bested Cactus Kris by a nose in the $125,000 Duchess S...

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Bedford Land, a 2-year-old daughter of Speightstown, brought a top bid of $1,075,000 at the July 14 Fasig-Tipton Summer Selected Horses of Racing Age sale in Lexington...

Saturday, July 05, 2014
Heart Stealer out-classed her competition in Gulfstream Park's $75,000 Paseana S. on Saturday...

Saturday, May 17, 2014
Sam-Son Farm’s home-bred Speightsong zipped to a front-running victory in the $150,000 Queenston S. for 3-year-olds Saturday at Woodbine...

Sunday, May 04, 2014
Speightstown's Central Banker gamely held off Shakin It Up in a scintillating stretch duel to win the $464,800 Churchill Downs S. (Grade 2) by a head on Derby Day...

Saturday, April 19, 2014
A son of Speightstown breezed a quarter mile in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fourth and final session of the Under Tack Show...

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
A colt by leading sire Speightstown hammered for slightly over $408,000 in U.S. dollars ($320,000 Guineas) during the first session of the April 15-17 Tattersalls Craven Breeze Up sale...

Saturday, March 22, 2014
Heart Stealer, a 4-year-old daughter of leading sire Speightstown, earned her second Graded stakes victory of the Gulfstream meet in the $200,000 Inside Information S. (G2) March 22...

Thursday, February 06, 2014
Munnings Sister launched her 2014 campaign with a front-running victory in the $75,000 Awesome Feather S. Thursday at Gulfstream Park...

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Speightstown's veteran sprinter Sum of the Parts kicked off his 2014 campaign with a track record performance...

Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Speightstown's top-class mare Dance to Bristol was named a finalist in the Female Sprinter category for the 43rd annual Eclipse Awards...

Sunday, December 22, 2013
Sum of the Parts' front-running victory in the $75,000 Bonapaw S. Saturday at Fair Grounds gave his sire Speightstown a nation's best 37 stakes wins...

Saturday, December 14, 2013
Heart Stealer became Speightstown's 11th graded stakes winner of 2013 on Saturday, with a come-from-behind victory in the $100,000 Sugar Swirl S. (G3)...

Sunday, December 01, 2013
Speightown's Seek Again, making both his graded stakes and U.S. debut, found his best stride in deep stretch en route to a length and a half victory in Sunday's $251,000 Hollywood Derby (G1)...

Saturday, November 09, 2013
Speightstown's up-and-coming 2-year-old filly Bajan registered her second straight stakes win on Saturday with a widening 2 1/4-length win in the $100,000 Moccasin S...

Tuesday, November 05, 2013
WinStar 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...

Sunday, October 27, 2013
A swift move early in the stretch carried Speightstown's 2-year-old filly Recepta to a decisive win in the $100,000 Chelsea Flower S...

Sunday, October 27, 2013
Speightstown's 2-year-old colt Coastline took the inaugural running of the $61,800 Street Sense S. by a widening three lengths Sunday at Churchill Downs...

Sunday, October 13, 2013
Bajan, making her first dirt start, took to the new surface en route to a 2 1/4-length victory in the $70,000 Anokia S. Sunday on Santa Anita's main track...

Friday, October 04, 2013
Speightstown's speedy sprinter Sum of the Parts became the first horse in over 30 years to record consecutive victories with a win Friday in Keeneland's $200,000 Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix S. (G3)...

Sunday, September 29, 2013
The nation's leading sire Speightstown got his 17th stakes winner of 2013 on Sunday, when Wine Police triumphed by three-quarters of a length in the $150,000 Remington Park Sprint Cup...

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Big Screen broke into the ranks of stakes winners with head victory in Saturday's $100,000 Who's to Pay S. at Belmont...

Saturday, September 07, 2013
Dancing to Town displayed the quality and versatility that has become known of her sire Speightstown, as she showed good speed and stretched it out for a wire-to-wire win in the $150,000 Kentucky Ladies Turf S. on Sept. 7 at Kentucky Downs...

Friday, August 23, 2013
Speightstown's super filly Dance to Bristol earned her seventh straight victory on Friday and first in a Grade 1, winning the $500,000 Ballerina S. by a head at Saratoga...

Monday, August 12, 2013
Speightstown had the second-highest priced seller overall at the Aug. 10-11 Saratoga New York Bred Preferred Yearling sale...

Monday, July 29, 2013
A deft move between horses inside the eighth pole sent Dance to Bristol to the front in the final strides to win the $200,000 Honorable Miss H. (G2)...

Sunday, July 28, 2013
Golden Ticket cruised to an eight length victory in the $100,000 Prairie Meadows H. on Saturday night to give Speightstown his second stakes winner of the day...

Saturday, July 27, 2013
Lighthouse Bay's half-length score in the $300,000 Prioress S (G1) at Saratoga gave Speightstown his eighth Grade 1 winner...

Friday, July 26, 2013
Central Banker became the 12th stakes winner of 2013 for Speightstown, taking the $100,000 Smirnoff Sorbet Quick Call Stakes at Saratoga on July 25.

Thursday, July 18, 2013
Speightstown 's multiple Champion son Essence Hit Man continued his hit parade of stakes victories, winning his 10th career stakes in the $162,000 Bold Venture S. (G3) on July 17 at Woodbine...

Monday, July 15, 2013
Eastwood, an undefeated 3-year-old Speightstown colt, sold for $800,000 at the inaugural Fasig-Tipton Summer Selected Horses of Racing Age sale...

Monday, July 01, 2013
Speightstown’s Delegation collected his second career stakes win in Monday’s $150,000 Dominion Day S. (G3) at Woodbine, setting a track record...

Sunday, June 30, 2013
She's Happy (ARG), a 4-year-old Speightstown filly, showed tremendous heart in the late stages of the Group 1 Estrellas Sprint Grand Prix...

Friday, June 28, 2013
A dual stakes winner in 2012, Speightstown's 3-year-old colt Weekend Hideaway made it stakes win number three on Friday...

Sunday, June 23, 2013
Burban, a 5-year-old Speightstown mare, galloped to her second stakes win of 2013 on Saturday night...

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Dance to Bristol sped to a new stakes record today, winning her first Graded stakes in the...

Thursday, June 13, 2013
Speightstown’s 4-year-old filly Munnings Sister, a full sister to the talented Munnings, earned her second straight stakes victory at Belmont Park with a front-running win in the $85,000 Smart and Fancy S. on Thursday...

Saturday, June 08, 2013
Speightstown's son Fast Bullet emulated his sire, speeding gate to wire to win the $400,000 True...

Friday, May 17, 2013
Speightstown's speedy 4-year-old filly Dance to Bristol was an easy winner in Friday's $100,000 Skipat S. at Pimlico Race Course...

Thursday, May 02, 2013
Speightstown's Grade 1 winner Golden Ticket scored a sharp victory in the May 2 feature race at Churchill Downs...

Sunday, April 28, 2013
Munnings Sister gave Speightstown his second stakes winner in as many days with a half-length victory in Sunday's $85,000 Gold Princess S...

Sunday, April 28, 2013
Speightstown's venerable sprinter Essence Hit Man won the $169,200 Jacques Cartier S. for the third straight year Saturday at Woodbine...

Outwork, Speightster retire to WinStar title=

Outwork, Speightster retire to WinStar

WinStar Farm added two new stallions to its 2017 roster with the recent retirement of Uncle Mo’s Grade 1-winning 3-year-old Outwork and Speightstown’s Graded stakes-winning son Speightster...

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Colonel John to stand in South Korea

Colonel John to stand in South Korea

WinStar homebred Colonel John has been purchased by the Korea Thoroughbred Breeders Association (KTBA) and will stand stud in Jeju-do, Korea in 2017...

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New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland title=
Take Charge Indy

New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland

Take Charge Indy's $180,000 colt purchased by Shelby Stables represented a personal best for the first-crop stallion during Thursday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

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Wednesday report: Keeneland $220K yearling for Gemologist title=
Gemologist

Wednesday report: Keeneland $220K yearling for Gemologist

A yearling colt from Gemologist's second crop at the Wednesday session of the Keeneland September brought a winning bid of $220,000 from Mike Ryan, agent...

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Keeneland buyers continue to aim high for Paynter yearlings title=
Paynter

Keeneland buyers continue to aim high for Paynter yearlings

Paynter's yearlings continued to be a hot commodity as the Keeneland September Yearling sale entered into its second week Monday...

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Bodemeister 2YO breezes by 6 ½ in debut title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister 2YO breezes by 6 ½ in debut

Obvious One was a conspicuous winner in his debut Monday at Thistledown, cruising by 6 1/2-lengths in the career bow...

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$700,000 Pioneerof the Nile colt tops Keeneland Sunday session title=
Pioneerof the Nile

$700,000 Pioneerof the Nile colt tops Keeneland Sunday session

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...

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Good Samaritan still perfect after Summer S. (G2) victory title=
Good Samaritan

Good Samaritan still perfect after Summer S. (G2) victory

China Horse Club and WinStar Farm's Good Samaritan could be headed to the Breeders' Cup following the 2-year-old's win in Sunday's $200,000 Summer S. (G2) at Woodbine...

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$225K colt spotlight for Bodemeister Saturday at Keeneland title=
Bodemeister

$225K colt spotlight for Bodemeister Saturday at Keeneland

Bodemeister had his top colt of the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Saturday when hip No. 1100 brought a winning bid of $225,000 from Bluewater Sales, agent...

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Pioneerof the Nile colt goes for $575K Saturday at Keeneland title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile colt goes for $575K Saturday at Keeneland

Pioneerof the Nile had one of the top three colts during Saturday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

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