Speightstown

Fee: $90,000 S&N
Gone West - Silken Cat,
by
Storm Cat, 1998 CH

ALL PURPOSE. ALL PLACES. ALL POWER.

Millionaire Eclipse Champion Speightstown has charged onto the Thoroughbred scene with guns blazing.

At the races, the Breeders’ Cup Sprint [G1] champion swept 10 of his 16 starts at 6 and 7 furlongs, posting a track record performance at Saratoga (1:08.04) and a 0 Ragozin at Belmont (1:08.04). As a sire, he is firing on all cylinders.

Speightstown - ALL PURPOSE. ALL PLACES. ALL POWER.
Speightstown Overview
  • 2020 racing: 2YO filly LADY SPEIGHTSPEARE, TDN Rising Star and winner of the Natalma S. [G1]; ECHO TOWN, winner of the H. Allen Jerkens S. [G1]; MOZU SUPERFLARE, winner of the Takamatsunomiya Kinen [G1]SHARING, winner of the Edgewood S. [G2] and G1-placed at Royal Ascot; FLAGSTAFF, winner of the San Carlos S. [G2]; SAN HUBERTO (IRE), winner of the Prix Vicomtesse Vigier [G2]; VICTIM OF LOVE, winner of the Vagrancy H. [G3] and placed in the Ballerina S. [G1]; TDN Rising Star SHIRL'S SPEIGHT, winner of the Marine S. [G3]; LEXITONIAN, runner-up by a nose in the Bing Crosby S. [G1]; undefeated 3YO colt Nashville, winner of Keeneland's Perryville S. on Breeders' Cup day in a new track record; etc.
  • 2020 sales: yearlings sold for $800,000, $600,000, $450,000, $400,000, etc.  
  • A Top 10 Sire in 2019, once again, led by Eclipse 2YO Filly finalist, SHARING, winner of the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf [G1
  • 19 G1 winners sired on every surface, from 6 furlongs to 1 ¼ miles, all over the world
  • 10% black type winners ​to foals—higher than Medaglia d’Oro, Tapit, Candy Ride (Arg), etc.
  • 186 black type horses, 118 black type winners, 57 Graded stakes winners, $116 million in progeny earnings worldwide
  • An emerging sire of sires with four sons having sired five G1 winners
  • Broodmare sire of multiple G1 winner VEKOMA, G1 winner MIA MISCHIEF, G2 winner and sire LAOBAN, etc. 
  • An Eclipse Award winner for Champion Sprinter, and one of only a few active sires to win a Breeders’ Cup race and sire multiple Breeders’ Cup winners—colt and filly, dirt and turf.
  • More black type winners than any Champion Sprinter in history
  • Speed of a sprinter. Class of a miler. Heart of a champion

Speightstown has ranked among the top five stallions in his siring crop every season and he shows no signs of slowing down. He covered 378 mares in the last three years combined.

Speightstown has been a commercial success worldwide from the start. His yearlings has grossed almost $100 million, averaging at $193,704. His lifetime 2-year-old sales average is $204,173, while his weanlings average $189,480. He has sired a $1,700,000 sale-topping 2-year-old, broodmares for over $1 million, yearlings up to $900,000, and weanlings up to $500,000.

Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (sp) 3rd (sp) Earning
2 1 0   0   0   $0
3 7 4   1   (1) 1   $156,680
4 0 0   0   0   $0
5 2 1   1   (1) 0   $56,020
6 6 5   (5) 0   1   (1) $1,045,556
16 10   (5) 2   (2) 2   (1) $1,258,256

(RI: 35.66)
(6, 6f, Career best Rag# -)

 

Won at 3

  • An allowance race at Woodbine (7f, defeating Grand End Sweep, Catahoula Parish, Saratoga Prince, Dawson's Legacy, Deputy Inxs, Hit the Road Beau)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (7f, by 2 1/2 lengths, defeating Lucky Tec, End Wisely, Wild Bandit, Fox's Friends, Radicchio, Stage Classic, Jimmy Wants to Run)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (6f, by 6 lengths, defeating Bridgeport, Jet Drive, A Genuine Honour, Sambuca On Ice, Migwaki, Classic Bird)
  • A maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park (6f, by 6 3/4 lengths, defeating Cobra Celtic, Danaher Steve, War Council, Gold Avenue, Advantage Point, Swing Lord, Tommy Bahama, Dark Curse, Robyn Ralph)

2nd at 3

  • Amsterdam S.-G2 (6f, to City Zip, defeating Smile My Lord, Trailthefox, Fistfite, Snow Ridge)

Won at 5

  • An allowance race at Belmont Park (7f in 1:22.69, defeating Volponi, Reason to Hail, Harmony Hall, Careadancer (ARG), Bag of Mischief)

2nd at 5

  • Jaipur H. at Belmont Park (7f, to Garnered, defeating Whitewaterspritzer, No Parole, No Excuse Needed (GB)).

Won at 6 
Champion Sprinter

  • Breeders' Cup Sprint at Lone Star Park (watch ) (view chart) (G1, 6f in 1:08.11, defeating Kela, My Cousin Matt, Bwana Charlie, Cajun Beat, Clock Stopper, Champali, Pt's Grey Eagle, Gold Storm, Midas Eyes, Abbondanza, Our New Recruit, Cuvee)
  • Churchill Downs H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 7f in 1:21.38, by 3 1/2 lengths, defeating McCann's Mojave, Publication, Congaree, New York Hero, Saint Waki, Private Horde)
  • True North Breeders' Cup H. (watch ) (view chart) (Rag# 0) (G2, 6f in 1:08.04, defeating Cat Genius, Pohave, Sing Me Back Home, Canadian Frontier, First Blush, Maybry's Boy, Buzzy's Gold, Key Deputy)
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 6f, 1:08.04 ETR, defeating Clock Stopper, Gators N Bears, Mike's Classic, Gold Dollar, My Cousin Matt)
  • Artax H. at Gulfstream Park (7f in 1:22.03, by 4 1/2 lengths, defeating Pretty Wild, Wacky for Love, Dancing Guy, Jersey Giant, Fire and Glory, Vinemeister, Pass Rush, Deer Lake)

3rd at 6

  • Vosburgh S. (G1, 6f, to Pico Central [Brz], Voodoo, defeating Cajun Beat, Watchem Smokey)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

GONE WEST (USA)
b. 1984
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) b. 1946
SECRETTAME (USA)
ch. 1978
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
TAMERETT (USA)*
dkb/br. 1962
TIM TAM (USA) b. 1955
MIXED MARRIAGE (GB) b. 1952 *
SILKEN CAT (CAN)
ch. 1993
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
SILKEN DOLL (USA)
b. 1980
CHIEFTAIN (USA)
br. 1961
BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
POCAHONTAS (USA) br. 1955 *
INSILCA (USA)
ch. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
COPPER CANYON (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query

Speightstown News

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Speightstown Progeny

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  • 2020 racing: 2YO filly LADY SPEIGHTSPEARE, TDN Rising Star and winner of the Natalma S. [G1]; ECHO TOWN, winner of the H. Allen Jerkens S. [G1]; MOZU SUPERFLARE, winner of the Takamatsunomiya Kinen [G1]SHARING, winner of the Edgewood S. [G2] and G1-placed at Royal Ascot; FLAGSTAFF, winner of the San Carlos S. [G2]; SAN HUBERTO (IRE), winner of the Prix Vicomtesse Vigier [G2]; VICTIM OF LOVE, winner of the Vagrancy H. [G3] and placed in the Ballerina S. [G1]; TDN Rising Star SHIRL'S SPEIGHT, winner of the Marine S. [G3]; LEXITONIAN, runner-up by a nose in the Bing Crosby S. [G1]; undefeated 3YO colt Nashville, winner of Keeneland's Perryville S. on Breeders' Cup day in a new track record; etc.
  • 2020 sales: yearlings sold for $800,000, $600,000, $450,000, $400,000, etc.  
  • A Top 10 Sire in 2019, once again, led by Eclipse 2YO Filly finalist, SHARING, winner of the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf [G1
  • 19 G1 winners sired on every surface, from 6 furlongs to 1 ¼ miles, all over the world
  • 10% black type winners ​to foals—higher than Medaglia d’Oro, Tapit, Candy Ride (Arg), etc.
  • 186 black type horses, 118 black type winners, 57 Graded stakes winners, $116 million in progeny earnings worldwide
  • An emerging sire of sires with four sons having sired five G1 winners
  • Broodmare sire of multiple G1 winner VEKOMA, G1 winner MIA MISCHIEF, G2 winner and sire LAOBAN, etc. 
  • An Eclipse Award winner for Champion Sprinter, and one of only a few active sires to win a Breeders’ Cup race and sire multiple Breeders’ Cup winners—colt and filly, dirt and turf.
  • More black type winners than any Champion Sprinter in history
  • Speed of a sprinter. Class of a miler. Heart of a champion

Speightstown has ranked among the top five stallions in his siring crop every season and he shows no signs of slowing down. He covered 378 mares in the last three years combined.

Speightstown has been a commercial success worldwide from the start. His yearlings has grossed almost $100 million, averaging at $193,704. His lifetime 2-year-old sales average is $204,173, while his weanlings average $189,480. He has sired a $1,700,000 sale-topping 2-year-old, broodmares for over $1 million, yearlings up to $900,000, and weanlings up to $500,000.

Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (sp) 3rd (sp) Earning
2 1 0   0   0   $0
3 7 4   1   (1) 1   $156,680
4 0 0   0   0   $0
5 2 1   1   (1) 0   $56,020
6 6 5   (5) 0   1   (1) $1,045,556
16 10   (5) 2   (2) 2   (1) $1,258,256

(RI: 35.66)
(6, 6f, Career best Rag# -)

 

Won at 3

  • An allowance race at Woodbine (7f, defeating Grand End Sweep, Catahoula Parish, Saratoga Prince, Dawson's Legacy, Deputy Inxs, Hit the Road Beau)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (7f, by 2 1/2 lengths, defeating Lucky Tec, End Wisely, Wild Bandit, Fox's Friends, Radicchio, Stage Classic, Jimmy Wants to Run)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (6f, by 6 lengths, defeating Bridgeport, Jet Drive, A Genuine Honour, Sambuca On Ice, Migwaki, Classic Bird)
  • A maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park (6f, by 6 3/4 lengths, defeating Cobra Celtic, Danaher Steve, War Council, Gold Avenue, Advantage Point, Swing Lord, Tommy Bahama, Dark Curse, Robyn Ralph)

2nd at 3

  • Amsterdam S.-G2 (6f, to City Zip, defeating Smile My Lord, Trailthefox, Fistfite, Snow Ridge)

Won at 5

  • An allowance race at Belmont Park (7f in 1:22.69, defeating Volponi, Reason to Hail, Harmony Hall, Careadancer (ARG), Bag of Mischief)

2nd at 5

  • Jaipur H. at Belmont Park (7f, to Garnered, defeating Whitewaterspritzer, No Parole, No Excuse Needed (GB)).

Won at 6 
Champion Sprinter

  • Breeders' Cup Sprint at Lone Star Park (watch ) (view chart) (G1, 6f in 1:08.11, defeating Kela, My Cousin Matt, Bwana Charlie, Cajun Beat, Clock Stopper, Champali, Pt's Grey Eagle, Gold Storm, Midas Eyes, Abbondanza, Our New Recruit, Cuvee)
  • Churchill Downs H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 7f in 1:21.38, by 3 1/2 lengths, defeating McCann's Mojave, Publication, Congaree, New York Hero, Saint Waki, Private Horde)
  • True North Breeders' Cup H. (watch ) (view chart) (Rag# 0) (G2, 6f in 1:08.04, defeating Cat Genius, Pohave, Sing Me Back Home, Canadian Frontier, First Blush, Maybry's Boy, Buzzy's Gold, Key Deputy)
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 6f, 1:08.04 ETR, defeating Clock Stopper, Gators N Bears, Mike's Classic, Gold Dollar, My Cousin Matt)
  • Artax H. at Gulfstream Park (7f in 1:22.03, by 4 1/2 lengths, defeating Pretty Wild, Wacky for Love, Dancing Guy, Jersey Giant, Fire and Glory, Vinemeister, Pass Rush, Deer Lake)

3rd at 6

  • Vosburgh S. (G1, 6f, to Pico Central [Brz], Voodoo, defeating Cajun Beat, Watchem Smokey)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

GONE WEST (USA)
b. 1984
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) b. 1946
SECRETTAME (USA)
ch. 1978
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
TAMERETT (USA)*
dkb/br. 1962
TIM TAM (USA) b. 1955
MIXED MARRIAGE (GB) b. 1952 *
SILKEN CAT (CAN)
ch. 1993
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
SILKEN DOLL (USA)
b. 1980
CHIEFTAIN (USA)
br. 1961
BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
POCAHONTAS (USA) br. 1955 *
INSILCA (USA)
ch. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
COPPER CANYON (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query
Speightstown filly dominating in Del Mar stakes debut title=

Speightstown filly dominating in Del Mar stakes debut

Astute dispatched heavily favored Private Mission with a quarter-mile to run and rolled home a 7 1/2-length winner in Saturday's $100,000 Desi Arnaz S...

[read more]

Nashville sets track record in Keeneland's Perryville S. title=
Speightstown

Nashville sets track record in Keeneland's Perryville S.

Speightstown's brilliantly fast 3-year-old colt turned in a track-record performance in winning Saturday's $125,000 Perrryville S. at Keeneland...

[read more]

Speightstown: Breeders' Cup 2020 preview title=
Speightstown

Speightstown: Breeders' Cup 2020 preview

Speightstown, the nation's leading sire of Grade 1 winners and horses, has a pair of entries in this year's Nov. 6-7 Breeders' Cup at Keeneland...

[read more]

Nashville blows away foes once again at Keeneland title=
Speightstown

Nashville blows away foes once again at Keeneland

Speightstown's 3-year-old colt Nashville turned in another spectacular performance Saturday at Keeneland...

[read more]

Speightstown Progeny

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Always Dreaming
Audible
Carpe Diem
Congrats
Constitution
Distorted Humor
Exaggerator
Fed Biz
Global Campaign
Good Samaritan
Improbable
Laoban
More Than Ready
Outwork
Paynter
Promises Fulfilled
Speightster
Speightstown
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
Tom's d'Etat
Tourist
Yoshida

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