Speightstown

Friday, May 06, 2022
Olympiad won his fourth consecutive race and third graded stakes score Friday at Churchill Downs with a 2 ½-length victory in the $500,000 Alysheba S. (G2)...

Saturday, April 16, 2022
Under Oath rallied strongly to break his maiden in eye-catching fashion at Keeneland on Apr. 16 in his second lifetime start...

Friday, April 15, 2022
Speightstown got his second new Grade 1 winner in less than a month when Shirl’s Speight roared down the stretch to win a nail-biting rendition of the $600,000 Maker’s Mark Mile (G1)...

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Hours after Speightstown’s Country Grammer won the $12 million Dubai World Cup (G1), his day got even better when Olympiad won the $500,000 New Orleans Classic (G2)...

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Switzerland stormed to the lead at the top of the Meydan Racecourse on his way to victory in Saturday's $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1)...

Friday, March 18, 2022
CHC Inc.’s and WinStar Farm’s Nashville, a 5-year-old son of Speightstown, blazed his way to a 4 ¾-length allowance win Friday at Fair Grounds...

Sunday, February 20, 2022
Olympiad turned in a gold-medal worthy performance in Saturday’s $250,000 Mineshaft S. (G3) at Fair Grounds, pulling away late to win the 1 1/16-mile contest by 2 ¼-lengths...

Saturday, February 05, 2022
Shirl’s Speight got his second career graded stakes win in Saturday’s $175,000 Tampa Bay S. (G3) over the Tampa Bay Downs turf...

Sunday, December 26, 2021
Halo Again fought off Pixelate in the Dec. 26 Buddy Diliberto Memorial S. at Fair Grounds to give the 4-year-old son of Speightstown his third stakes win...

Saturday, November 13, 2021
Speightstown’s dynamic 3-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare rolled to a four-length win in Saturday’s $175,000 Bessarabian S. (G2) at Woodbine...

Sunday, September 26, 2021
Speightstown's stellar 3-year-old filly Carribean Caper ran her record to five wins from as many starts with a in Saturday's Dogwood S. (G3) at Churchill Downs...

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Perennial leading sire Speightstown was off to a hot start early during Tuesday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale when hip No. 235 brought a winning bid of $900,000...

Friday, September 03, 2021
Pulsate scored his first stakes win in Friday's $120,000 Lucky Coin S. over the Saratoga turf to become the 12th added-money winner of the year for Speightstown...

Sunday, August 15, 2021
Carribean Caper kept her record intact in Sunday's $100,000 Audubon Oaks at Ellis Park, putting away Magic Quest in deep stretch...

Sunday, August 01, 2021
Souper Stonehenge went gate-to-wire to win Sunday's $150,000 Vigil S. (G3) at Woodbine, besting multiple Canadian champion Pink Lloyd by three-quarters of a length...

Saturday, July 31, 2021
Speightstown got his 22nd lifetime Grade 1 winner Saturday at Saratoga when Lexitonian won the $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (G1) in an extremely game effort...

Sunday, June 20, 2021
Speightstown's Souper Stonehenge earned his first stakes win in style Sunday at Woodbine, drawing off to a four-length win in the $150,000 Jacques Cartier S. (G3)...

Friday, June 04, 2021
Overbore proved best in Friday's $150,000 Tremont S., beating a hard-charging Kavod by three-quarters of a length in the 5 1/2-furlong contest for 2-year-olds...

Saturday, May 08, 2021
Victim of Love gave a repeat performance of her win the 2020 Vagrancy H. (G3) on Saturday at Belmont Park...

Sunday, May 02, 2021
Top-three sire Speightstown had a pair of stakes winners on Saturday, with Astute winning Santa Anita Park's Angels Flight S. a few hours after Flagstaff took the Churchill Downs S. (G1)

Saturday, May 01, 2021
Flagstaff bested Lexitonian by a head in a wild finish in Saturday's $500,000 Churchill Downs S. (G1) , giving Speightstown's offspring a 1-2 finish in the prestigious race...

Friday, April 16, 2021
Lady Speightspeare, who was undefeated in 2020, was named Champion 2-year-old Filly of 2020 at the 46th Annual Sovereign Awards ceremony...

Saturday, April 03, 2021
Flagstaff moved from the rail path to the middle of the track in upper stretch to start his winning rally in Saturday's $200,000 Commonwealth S. (G3)...

Saturday, March 06, 2021
In just her second lifetime start My Generation became Speightstown's newest stakes winner March 5 at Dundalk Racecourse in Ireland...

Saturday, February 13, 2021
Carribean Caper left her foes far behind in the Fair Grounds stretch as she rolled to an eight-length maiden special weight win in her racing debut Saturday at Fair Grounds...

Saturday, January 23, 2021
Performer started off the new year with a determined victory in Saturday's $125,000 Fred W. Hooper S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park...

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Switzerland came back form a 10-month layoff looking like a horse to be reckoned with in 2021 after his victory in the Jan. 21 Dubawi S. (G3) at Meydan Racecourse...

Saturday, January 02, 2021
Speightstown had yet another banner year at stud in 2020, ranking among the leaders in several categories, most notably at the top by both Grade 1 winners and Grade 1 horses...

Saturday, December 26, 2020
Speightstown's brilliant 3-year-old colt Charlatan won Saturday's $300,000 Malibu S. (G1) at Santa Anita Park in convincing style, coming back from a seven-month layoff to score by 4 1/2-lengths...

Saturday, November 28, 2020
Lightly-race Forza Di Oro powered past Monday Morning Qb in mid-stretch en route to a 3 3/4-length victory in Saturday's $100,000 Discovery S. (G3)...

Saturday, November 14, 2020
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...

Saturday, November 07, 2020
Speightstown's brilliantly fast 3-year-old colt turned in a track-record performance in winning Saturday's $125,000 Perrryville S. at Keeneland...

Tuesday, November 03, 2020
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...

Sunday, October 11, 2020
Speightstown's 3-year-old colt Nashville turned in another spectacular performance Saturday at Keeneland...

Sunday, September 20, 2020
Speightstown's dynamic 2-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare is likely on her way to the Breeders' Cup after the chestnut filly dug in gamely to win the $250,000 Natalma S. (G1)...

Friday, September 18, 2020
Speightstown's latest stakes winner King of the Court made it three wins in a row with a victory in the Sept. 17 HBPA Stakes at Canterbury Park...

Friday, September 04, 2020
Speightstown's Breeders' Cup-winning filly Sharing showed her class once again in Friday's $300,000 Edgewood S. (G2)...

Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Nashville strutted to an 11 1/2-length maiden special weight win on Sept. 2 at Saratoga in his career debut...

Saturday, August 22, 2020
Perennial leading sire Speightstown got his 19th lifetime TDN Rising Star Saturday when the 2-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare was a sharp debut winner on the Woodbine turf...

Saturday, August 01, 2020
Echo Town became Speightstown's 18th Grade 1 winner on Saturday with a stirring victory in the $300,000 H. Allen Jerkens S. (G1) at Saratoga...

Sunday, July 26, 2020
With his commanding three-length victory in Saturday's $125,000 Marine S. (G3) at Woodbine, Shirl's Speight ran his record to two-for-two and became the latest graded stakes winner for Speightstown...

Saturday, July 04, 2020
Halo Again forged his way past Golden Wave in the final furlong of the $125,000 Queenston S. to register a 1 1/4-length victory in the seven-furlong contest for 3-year-olds on July 4 at Woodbine...

Sunday, June 28, 2020
Victim of Love earned her first graded stakes win in the Vagrancy H. (G3) at Belmont Park, forging her way through a driving rainstorm to defeat Come Dancing...

Monday, June 15, 2020
San Huberto (IRE) added to Speightstown's stellar list of 2020 graded stakes winners with a half-length victory in the Prix Vicomtesse Vigier (G2) June 14 at Chantilly...

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Speightstown's Sharing made a triumphant return to the races in Saturday's $100,000 Tepin S. at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, May 02, 2020
Charlatan's superlative six-length victory in Saturday's $500,000 Arkansas Derby (G1) stamped the undefeated son of Speightstown as a leading contender for this year's Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Monday, March 30, 2020
Mozu Superflare's thrilling win in Saturday's Takamatsunomiya Kinen at Chukyo in Japan gave Speightstown his 17th worldwide Grade 1 winner...

Saturday, March 14, 2020
Speightstown's dynamic 3-year-old colt Charlatan turned in another stunning performance Saturday at Santa Anita Park in what was just the Bob Baffert trainee's second lifetime start...

Saturday, March 07, 2020
Flagstaff struck the front in the final furlong of Saturday's $200,000 San Carlos S. (G2) at Santa...

Saturday, February 29, 2020
Full Flat took over the lead at the quarter-pole en route to a 2 1/2-length win in Saturday's inaugural Saudi Derby Cup Saturday in Saudi Arabia...

Sunday, February 16, 2020
Charlatan certainly didn't disappoint in his much anticipated debut Feb. 16 at Santa Anita Park, rolling to a six-length victory in a very quick 1:08.85 for the six furlongs...

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Sharing, winner of the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) in November, was recently named the top Midlantic-bred of 2019...

Saturday, January 18, 2020
Echo Town capped off a big Saturday for Speightstown that also included the stakes winners Victim of Love and Bobby's Wicked One both getting their second career black type victories...

Saturday, January 18, 2020
Victim of Love became one of Speightstown's two stakes winners on Saturday when she defeated multiple stakes winner Needs Supervision by nearly four lengths...

Saturday, January 18, 2020
Bobby's Wicked One started 2020 like he ended 2019, with a stakes win at Fair Grounds...

Saturday, November 30, 2019
Speightstown's 3-year-old colt Performer joined the ranks of graded stakes winners Saturday with a hard-fought victory over multiple graded winner Tax in the $200,000 Discovery S. (G3) at Aqueduct...

Friday, November 29, 2019
Speightstown's graded stakes winner Bobby’s Wicked One scored a three-length victory Thursday at Fair Grounds Racecourse when he took down the traditional opening day $100,000 Thanksgiving Classic...

Sunday, November 24, 2019
Halo Again surged to the front in the final sixteenth of the 1 1/8-mile Coronation Futurity at Woodbine to score by a head over Malibu Mambo in the first stakes start for the 2-year-old Speightstown colt...

Saturday, November 02, 2019
Speightstown's hard-luck son Flagstaff got the best of Grade 1 winner Roadster in Saturday's $100,000 Damascus S. at Santa Anita Park...

Friday, November 01, 2019
Speightstown's beautifully-bred 2-year-old daughter got a perfect ride from Manny Franco to prove best in Friday's $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1)...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
With a total of five entries in as many races in the Nov. 1-2 Breeders' Cup, Speightstown has a big chance...

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Speightstown had one of the top colts during Wednesday's session of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings sale...

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Sharing's authoritative score in Saturday's $200,000 Selima S. set the 2-year-old Speightstown filly up for a possible run in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1)...

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Old Chestnut drew off in the Woodbine stretch to win the $100,000 Ontario Racing S. by nearly four lengths in front-running style on Sunday afternoon...

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Yorkton captured the second straight running of the Bold Venture S. (G3) Saturday at Woodbine, giving the 5-year-old son of Speightstown his second career graded stakes win...

Friday, September 13, 2019
After finishing Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with his usual strong results, Speightstown picked right up when Book 2 started on Friday with a $700,000 colt...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Speightstown wrapped up the final day of Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with stellar results, capped by an $825,000 colt...

Monday, September 09, 2019
Speightstown's first offering through the ring at the Keeneland September Yearling sale brought a winning bid of $575,000 during Monday's opening session...

Saturday, September 07, 2019
Speightstown's undefeated 2-year-old filly beat the boys in Saturday $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint, her first stakes start...

Monday, September 02, 2019
Qurbaan scored his second straight win in the Grade 2 Bernard Baruch H. during the Labor Day card at Saratoga, giving his top-10 sire Speightstown his ninth stakes winner of the year...

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Sharing drew off powerfully in the stretch en route to a 6 1/4-length maiden special weight win Sunday at Saratoga, a performance that earned a the 2-year-old Speightstown filly a TDN Rising Star tag...

Sunday, July 14, 2019
Speightstown's Grade 3 winning son Lexitonian prevailed by a neck in a three-horse photo in Sunday's $75,000 Concern S. at Laurel Park...

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Lexitonian became Speightstown's fifth stakes winner of 2019 on Preakness Day at Pimlico when the 3-year-old colt won the $200,000 Chick Lang S. (G3)...

Saturday, April 06, 2019
Bobby's Wicked One used his speed and tenacity to capture Saturday's $250,000 Commonwealth S. (G3) at Keeneland by 1 1/4-lengths...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Speightstown's draw as one of the world's leading sires was on full display Tuesday at the March 12-13 OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale...

Monday, February 25, 2019
Victim of Love, who broke her maiden by nearly a dozen lengths a month ago, turned in another top-notch performance in Sunday's $75,000 Island Fashion S...

Friday, January 25, 2019
Speightstown became just the sixth active North American sire to get 100 black type stakes winners on Jan. 25 when Dawn the Destroyer captured the $100,000 Interborough S...

Sunday, December 30, 2018
Competitionofideas's brilliant stretch run carried the 3-year-old Speightstown filly to a 2 3/4-length victory in the $300,000 American Oaks on Dec. 29 at Santa Anita Park...

Sunday, November 04, 2018
Bold Script ran away to a 7 1/2-length victory in the Nov. 4 Princess Elizabeth S. at Woodbine, the first stakes win for the 2-year-old Speightstown filly...

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Scottish Jig did her best running the final quarter-mile to win the 10-furlong Pride S. over the straight Newmarket turf course...

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Speightstown's up-and-coming sprinter Switzerland won for the fifth time in six 2018 starts with a front-running score in the Frank De Francis Dash (G3)...

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Speightstown got his second graded stakes winner of the month on Saturday when Yorkton cruised to a 5 1/4-length win in the $143,000 Bold Venture S. (G3)...

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Book One of the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale has been very good for Speightstown, none better than on Thursday...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Speightstown had his best result to date Wednesday at the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale when SF Bloodstock and Starlight West reached to $700,000...

Monday, September 10, 2018
Monday's first session of the Sept. 10-23 Keeneland Yearling sale saw big returns for Speightstown almost immediately when hip No. 3 went for a winning bid of $600,000...

Monday, September 03, 2018
Qurbaan prevailed by a nose in a three-way photo in the $250,000 Bernard Baruch S. on Labor Day at Saratoga...

Monday, September 03, 2018
Despite a fierce, stretch-long challenge by Hemp Hemp Hurray, Wyatt's Town prevailed by a neck in Sunday's $100,000 Ontario Jockey Club S. at Woodbine...

Saturday, August 04, 2018
Fiesta gave Speightstown a Saturday stakes double when the 4-year-old filly rolled to a 2 1/2-length win in the $100,000 Jill Jellison Memorial Dash at Suffolk Downs...

Saturday, August 04, 2018
Warleigh found his best stride in the final furlong of the $75,000 West Virginia Legislature Chairman Cup to give the son of Speightstown his first stake win...

Sunday, July 29, 2018
Wyatt's Town scored a front-running, one-length victory in Saturday's $100,000 King Corrie S. at Woodbine in the first stakes start for the 3-year-old Speightstown colt...

Thursday, July 26, 2018
Millionaire Weekend Hideaway added to his stellar resume on June 26 when the 8-year-old son of Speightstown won Saratoga's $100,000 John Morrissey S. for the second time in his career...

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Switzerland's impressive 3 1/2-length score in the $150,000 Maryland Sprint S. (G3) was the first graded stakes win for the 4-year-old Speightstown colt...

Monday, May 07, 2018
Speightstown's Grade 1 winner Force the Pass came back from an extended layoff to capture the $75,000 Cliff Hanger S. on May 5 at Monmouth Park...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Speightstown's $700,000 colt marked yet another highlight in the long career of the WinStar stallion during the second session of the April 24-27 OBS 2-year-old sale...

Saturday, April 07, 2018
Speightstown's newest stakes winner National Flag closed with a rush in the stretch to capture Aqueduct's Bay Shore S. (G3) by four lengths...

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Speightstown's lone offering at the March 28th Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream 2-year-old sale got plenty of attention in the auction ring, ultimately bringing a winning bid of $650,000...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Wednesday's results at the March 13-14 OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale included the lone filly by Speightstown in the two-day auction...

Saturday, March 10, 2018
Inspeightofyou won her first stakes start March 9 at Delta Downs in the $80,000 Owner Appreciation Distaff, taking the one-mile contest by a widening 3 1/4-lengths...

Saturday, February 03, 2018
Strike Power backed up his superlative Dec. 23 maiden win with another top-notch performance in Saturday's $200,000 Swale S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park...

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Almond Roca made her first start of 2018 a winning one on Jan. 20 at Tampa Bay Downs with a hard-fought one-length score in the $125,000 Gasparilla S...

Mardukas first winner for WinStar Farm’s Always Dreaming title=
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Constitution’s Breakpoint will not be denied in San Juan Capistrano S. (G3) title=
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Consumer Spending gives More Than Ready milestone 100th Graded Stakes winner title=
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Miss Leslie closes with a flourish for her sixth career stakes win title=
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Emmanuel goes gate-to-wire in Pennine Ridge S. (G2) title=

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Always Dreaming kicks off Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2yo Sale with $550,000 colt title=
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We the People gives Constitution his second straight Peter Pan S. (G3) winner title=
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Nashville, track record-setter by Speightstown, retires to WinStar Farm title=
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Huntertown first winner for WinStar Farm’s Good Samaritan title=
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Paynter’s Miss Leslie cruises to Serena’s Song S. victory title=
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