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Hip 604 c. Into Mischief-Silken Lily ($320,000)

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Hip 604, a colt by Into Mischief sold for $320,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Michael Neatherlin from the consignment of Summerfield, agent for Sunnyfield Farm.

This colt is the second foal out of Silken Lily, a Grand Slam half-sister to Grade 2 winner, multiple graded stakes winner, and millionaire Upstart. The immediate further includes champions Yana and Plantagenet, as well as graded stakes winners Percipient, Zaungast, and Gone for Real.

Hip 604 was bred in New York by Mrs. Gerald A. Nielsen.

Hip 589 f. Hard Spun-Screwgie ($250,000)

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Hip 589, a filly by Hard Spun out of Screwgie sold for $250,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay filly was purchased by Deborah Easter, agent from the consignment of Winter Quarter Farm, agent.

This filly is the first foal out of the winning Smart Strike mare Screwgie. That mare is out of Grade 2 winner and multiple graded stakes winner Roshani. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Hymn Book and Data Link, as well as graded stakes winners Old Goat, Strike the Bell, Kumari Continent, and Passion.

Hip 589 was bred in New York by Waterville Lake Stables, Ltd.

Hip 588 c. Pioneerof the Nile-Score ($600,000)

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Hip 588, a colt by Triple Crown sire Pioneerof the Nile set a new sale record when sold for $600,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Shortleaf Stable from the consignment of Thorndale Farm, agent. The price eclipsed the record set last year, when a colt by Cairo Prince, a son of Pioneerof the Nile, sold for $500,000.

This colt is out of the A.P. Indy mare Score, already the dam of three winners, including Grade 2 placed Timely Tally (Mr. Greeley) and stakes placed Dattt Melody (Unbridled’s Song). Score is a daughter of multiple Grade 1 winner Educated Risk, making her a half-sister to stakes winners Consequence and Strategy. This is the immediate family of champion, multiple Grade 1 winner, and multimillionaire Inside Information and of Grade 2 winner, millionaire, and sire Gone Astray.

Hip 588 was bred in New York by Jonathan Thorne.

Hip 577 c. Candy Ride (ARG)-Run to Mama ($250,000)

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Hip 577, a filly by Candy Ride (ARG) sold for $250,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Kindred Stables, LLC from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent for Edition Farm.

This colt is the first foal out of the winning Cherokee Run mare Run to Mama. This is the immediate family of Coaching Club American Oaks (G1) winner Two Altazano, as well as stakes winners Mine Tonight, Pooska Hill, and Minetonightsfirst.

Hip 577 was bred in New York by Edition Farm.

 

Hip 573 f. Into Mischief-Risky Rachel ($350,000)

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Hip 573, a filly by Into Mischief out of Risky Rachel sold for $350,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay filly was purchased by Kindred Stables, LLC from the consignment of Paramount Sales, agent.

This filly is the second foal out of six-time stakes winner Risky Rachel (Limehouse). Risky Rachel’s first foal, a colt by Scat Daddy, was purchased for $1,000,000 by Todd Pletcher, agent for M.V. Magnier at The Gulfstream Sale earlier this year from the consignment of SGV Thoroughbreds, agent. Risky Rachel is a daughter of graded stakes winner Dancin Renee, who is in turn a half-sister to Grade 2 winner and multiple graded stakes winner Say Florida Sandy, who won 33 times on the way to earnings of more than $2,000,000.

Hip 573 was bred in New York by Sanford Bacon.

Hip 560 f. Goldencents-Quite the Sis ($210,000)

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Hip 560, a filly from the second crop of Goldencents sold for $210,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. By two-time Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) winner and Fasig-Tipton sale grad Goldencents, the bay filly was purchased by Thomas McGreevy, agent from the consignment of Gainesway, agent.

This filly is out of the Quite American mare Quite the Sis, who has already produced a winning three-parts sister to Hip 560 in Miss Jackson (Into Mischief). Quite the Sis is a half-sister to six winners, including stakes winner Stage Player and stakes placed Elaine’s Angel. This is the immediate family of graded stakes winner Tiz A Minister.

Hip 560 was bred in New York by Rhapsody Farm.

Hip 558 c. Awesome Again-Queen Buxley ($215,000)

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Hip 558, a colt by Awesome Again out of Queen Buxley sold for $215,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Wapiti Farm from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent. Hip 558 was purchased at last year’s Saratoga Fall Sale by Katie Taylor for $80,000 from the consignment of Fort Christopher’s Thoroughbreds.

This colt is the first foal out of the winning Super Saver mare Queen Buxley. He is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Pool Land and Very Subtle, as well as graded stakes winners Broad Dynamite, Double Quick. Splash Point, Subtle Indian, Csaba, Edison, and Actin Good.

Hip 558 was bred in New York by Clark O. Brewster.

Hip 547 c. Blame-Pavati ($285,000)

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Hip 547, a colt by Blame out of Pavati sold for $285,000 during the second session of the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Sarazen Bloodstock from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent. Hip 547’s half-sister by Flatter, named Wheedle, was purchased at last year’s Saratoga Sale for $350,000 by Mike Ryan from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent and is currently training at Saratoga.

This colt is out of the Unbridled’s Song mare Pavati, dam of two winners from as many to race, including multiple graded stakes placed three-time stakes winner Party Boat (Into Mischief). Pavati is a full sister to Unbridled Melody, whose five winners include multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Tourist, graded stakes placed stakes winner Michael With Us, and stakes winners Harlan’s Harmony and Mountain Music Man. This is the immediate family of champion Hishi Akebono, Grade 1 winner Agnes World, and graded stakes winners Mizz Money and One Mean Man.

Hip 547 was bred in New York by Fred W. Hertrich III.

Hip 530 c. City Zip-Nick’s Honor ($300,000)

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Hip 530, a colt by City Zip out of Nick’s Honor sold for $300,000 during the second session of the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Randy Bradshaw, agent from the consignment of Indian Creek, agent. This colt’s full brother sold for $350,000 during last year’s New York Bred Yearlings sale to Mike Ryan, agent for Kindred Racing, from the same consignor, and is currently training with Niall Brennan.

This colt is out of the unraced Jump Start mare Nick’s Honor, already the dam of four winners, all stakes horses, including stakes winners The Lewis Dinner (Posse) and Kelli Got Frosty (Frost Giant). The immediate family includes Grade 1 winner Rightly So and six-time stakes winner Fallant Step.

Hip 530 was bred in New York by James Lamonica, Lee Sacks, and Soave Stables.

Hip 492 c. City Zip-Love Walked In ($180,000)

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Hip 492, a colt by the late City Zip sold for $180,000 during the second session of the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Robert Masiello from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent. Hip 492 was consigned to The November Sale last year by Royal Bloodstock, where he was purchased for $90,000 by Bloodstock Investments. His dam, with this colt in utero, was purchased for $63,000 at the 2017 Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale by Mare Madness II from the consignment of Denali Stud.

This colt is out of the unraced Storm Cat mare Love Walked In, who is already the dam of two winners. Love Walked In is out of champion Phone Chatter and is a full sister to Grade 2 winner Cat Chat, dam of Grade 1 winner In Lingerie and a half-sister to the dam of Grade 1 winner Dixie Chatter and graded stakes winner Rumor. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Any Given Saturday, New Money Honey, and Afifa.

Hip 492 was bred in New York by Mare Madness.

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Hip 393 c. Honor Code-Dean Henry ($260,000)

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Hip 393, a colt from the first crop of champion Honor Code sold for $260,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by 4-H Farm, J.J. Crupi, agent from the consignment of Indian Creek, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to three winners from as many to race out of the stakes winning Empire Maker mare Dean Henry, most notable the dam of stakes placed winner Bonita Cat (Tale of the Cat). Dean Henry is a half-sister to multiple Grade 2 winner and sire Read the Footnotes. This colt is from the immediate family of champion Stravinsky and Grade/Group 1 winners Royal and Regal, Fire the Groom, and Dowsing.

Hip 393 was bred in New York by Lawrence Goichman.

Hip 384 c. Ghostzapper-Clear Pasaj ($400,000)

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Hip 384, a colt by Ghostzapper sold for $400,00 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Tracy Farmer from the consignment of Thomas J. Gallo III Sales Agency, agent.

This colt is the second foal out of Clear Pasaj, a multiple stakes winner by Smoke Glacken. This is the immediate family of multiple champion Gentle Thoughts and Grade/Group 1 winners in four countries, including that filly, Junius, Treizieme, and Bequest, as well as Grade/Group 2 winners Eastern Mystic (IRE), Go Blue or Go Home, and Opal Tiara.

Hip 384 was bred in New York by Anjes Farm.

Hip 356 c. Uncle Mo-Andraste ($310,000)

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Hip 356, a colt by champion racehorse and sire Uncle Mo sold for $310,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay colt was purchased by Jumpsucker Stable, LLC from the consignment of Winter Quarter Farm, agent.

 

This colt is out of the Pulpit mare Andraste, who has already produced three winners, including stakes placed winner Epping Forest (Exchange Rate). Dam is a half-sister to no less than 10 winners, including: multiple Grade 1 winner Vicar; stakes winner Sheepscot, who in turn produced Grade 1 winner Astronomer Royal and Grade 2 winner Navesink River; and four other stakes horses.

Hip 356 was bred in New York by Waterville Lake Stables, Ltd.

Hip 329 f. American Pharoah-Visions of Annette ($450,000)

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Hip 329, a filly from the first crop of Triple Crown hero American Pharoah out of Visions of Annette sold for $450,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings Sale, setting a new record price for a filly at this sale. The bay filly was purchased by Hartley/De Renzo from the consignment of Summerfield, agent for Sunnyfield Farm.

 

This filly is out of the Distorted Humor mare Visions of Annette, a half-sister to four winners, including stakes winners Saucey Evening and Petition the Lady. Dam is also a half-sister to Jewel of the Night, dam of multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Evening Jewel and stakes winner Deep Jewelry, and to Maggie McGowan, who produced Grade 1 winner Denman’s Call. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners General Challenge and Notable Career.

Hip 329 was bred in New York by Joanne T. Nielsen.

Hip 321 f. Malibu Moon-Tulipmania ($300,000)

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Hip 321, a daughter of Malibu Moon out of Tulipmania sold for $300,000 at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The bay filly was purchased by White Birch Farm from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent for Gallagher’s Stud.

 

This filly is a half-sister to three winners out of the winning Empire Maker mare Tulipmania, including recent first-out two-year-old winner Market Bubble (Fed Biz). Tulipmania is herself is one six winners out of multiple stakes winner Eventail, who also produced graded stakes winner Straight Story and stakes winner Strong Souther. Third dam is responsible for five winners, including multiple Grade 1 winner and Broodmare of the Year Take Charge Lady, herself the dam of Grade 1 winners Will Take Charge and Take Charge Indy, as well as of Charming, who produced champion Take Charge Brandi.

Hip 321 was bred in New York by Gallagher’s Stud.

Hip 313 c. Empire Maker-Toasting ($225,000)

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Hip 313, a colt by Empire Maker out of Toasting sold for $225,000 early at the New York Bred Yearlings sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Tracy Farmer from the consignment of RFHF Bloodstock LLC, agent. He is from the first crop of Empire Maker since his return from stud duty in Japan.

 

This colt is the second foal out of Toasting, by Congrats, a multiple stakes winner who was third in the Frizette S. (G1) at two and three other times graded stakes placed on her way to earnings of more than $530,000. This is the immediate family of Horse of the Year Catch A Glimpse, champions Forest Glower and Taconeo (VEN), and Grade 1 winners High Yield and Warrior’s Reward.

Hip 313 was bred in New York by 3C Stables.

The Saratoga Sale (2018): Session 2 Live Blog

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Hip 241 c. Honor Code-Hollywood Story ($850,000)

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Hip 241, a colt from the first crop of champion Honor Code out of multiple Grade 1 winner Hollywood Story sold for $850,000 late at The Saratoga Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by CRK Stable from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

This colt is out of multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Hollywood Story (Wild Rush), whose five winners from six to race include stakes winner Miss Hollywood (Malibu Moon), multiple graded stakes placed winner Hollywood Star (Malibu Moon), and winning stakes horse Hoorayforhollywood (Storm Cat). This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Honey Nov.

Hip 241 was bred in Kentucky by George Krikorian.

Hip 239 c. Hard Spun-Helena Bay (GB) ($875,000)

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Hip 239, a colt by Hard Spun out of Helena Bay (GB) sold for $875,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay colt was purchased by China Horse Club/Maverick Racing from the consignment of Runnymede Farm, agent.

 

This colt is out of the winning Johannesburg mare Helena Bay (GB), most notably the dam of Pacific Classic (G1) winner Collected (City Zip), a multiple graded stakes winner with earnings of nearly $3 million. This is the immediate family of champion Agnes Digital and multiple champion and leading sire Blushing Groom (FR).

Hip 239 was bred in Kentucky by Runnymede Farm, Inc. & Peter J. Callahan.

Hip 225 f. American Pharoah-Funny Feeling ($875,000)

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Hip 225, a filly from the first crop of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah out of Funny Feeling sold for $875,000 at John C. Oxley from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

 

This filly is a half-sister to graded stakes placed winner Gato Del Oro (Medaglia d’Oro) out of the stakes winning Distorted Humor mare Funny Feeling. That mare is a full sister to Grade 1 winner and sire Jimmy Creed and a half-sister to multiple Grade 1 winner Pussycat Doll, who has also produced multiple stakes winners. Second dam is Grade 1 winner Hookedonthefeelin. The immediate family also includes multiple Grade 1 winner Midnight Lucky.

Hip 225 was bred in Kentucky by Summer Wind Equine.

Hip 204 f. Medaglia d’Oro-Dawn Raid ($1,300,000)

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Hip 204, a daughter of Medaglia d’Oro out of Dawn Raid sold for $1,300,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The dark bay or brown filly was purchased by Phoenix Thoroughbred from the consignment of Warrendale Sales, agent.

 

This filly is out of the stakes placed winning Vindication mare Dawn Raid, making her a half-sister to Exaggerator (Curlin), classic winner and multiple Grade 1 winning earner of nearly $3.6 million, including the 2016 Preakness S. (G1). Dawn Raid is herself a half-sister to champion and multiple graded stakes winner Embur’s Song and to stakes winner Ten Flat. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Island Sand.

Hip 204 was bred in Kentucky by Joseph B. Murphy.

Hip 196 c. Medaglia d’Oro-Coco’s Wildcat ($1,350,000)

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Hip 196, a colt by prolific sire Medaglia d’Oro out of stakes winner Coco’s Wildcat sold for $1,350,000 to take the lead midway through the second session of The Saratoga Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by West Point, R. Masiello, C. Larson, and Siena from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

 

This colt is the first foal out of Coco’s Wildcat, a graded stakes placed stakes winner by Wildcat Heir. That mare is out of a full sister to graded stakes winners Friel’s For Real and Ryan’s For Real, as well as being a full or half-sister to two other stakes winners. This is the immediate family of champion Songbird, by this colt’s sire, a $400,000 graduate of the 2014 Saratoga Sale who went on to earn nearly $4.7 million.

Hip 196 was bred in Kentucky by WinStar Farm, LLC.

Hip 143 f. Medaglia d’Oro-Veracity ($1,000,000)

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Hip 143, a filly by the exceptional Megadlia d’Oro out of Veracity was the first yearling to break seven figures during the second session of The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased for $1,000,000 by Lael Stable from the consignment of Indian Creek, agent.

 

This filly is the first foal out of the winning Distorted Humor mare Veracity. That mare, out of Grade 2 winner Yell, is a full sister to stakes winner Cheery, most notable the dam of multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Elate, by this filly’s sire Medaglia d’Oro. Third dam is Grade 2 winner Wild Applause, who is a full or half-sister to five other graded stakes winners, including Grade 1 winners Hero’s Honor and Sea Hero.

Hip 143 was bred in Kentucky by Fifth Avenue Bloodstock.

Hip 142 f. Tapit-Kid Majic ($850,000)

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Hip 142, a daughter of popular sire Tapit it out stakes producer Kid Majic sold for $850,000 during the second session of The Saratoga Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by Hugo Merry Bloodstock from the consignment of Gainesway, agent.

 

This filly is a half-sister to three winners out of the stakes placed winning Lemon Drop Kid mare Kid Majic, who has also produced champion female sprinter Miss Mischief (Into Mischief). Second dam is stakes winner Call Her Majic, dam of four winners including Grade 1 winning juvenile and sire J P’s Gusto. This is the immediate family of champion Proud Spell.

Hip 142 was bred in Kentucky by H. Allen Poindexter & Tapit Syndicate.

Hip 137 f. Tapit-Twirl (IRE) ($875,000)

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Hip 137, a filly by three-time Leading Sire Tapit out of Twirl (IRE) sold for $875,000 early during the second session of The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased by James Delahooke, agent for Bobby Flay Thoroughbreds from the consignment of Dromoland Farm, agent.

 

This filly is out of the Galileo mare Twirl, a stakes winner in her native Ireland and group stakes placed there and in England, and a stakes placed runner in North America. That mare is a full sister to Misty For Me (IRE), a multiple Group 1 winner in England and France and the dam of multiple Group 1 winners U S Navy Flag and Roly Poly, as well as of graded stakes winner Cover Song. Twirl is also a full sister to Group 2 winner Ballydoyle (IRE).

Hip 137 was bred in Kentucky by St. Elias Stables LLC.

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Hip 108 c. Into Mischief-Silky Serenade ($750,000)

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Hip 108, a colt by Into Mischief out of Silky Serenade sold for $750,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Spendthrift Farm from the consignment of Summerfield, agent for Stonestreet Bred & Raised.

 

This colt is out of the winning Unbridled’s Song mare Silky Serenade, whose two-year-old Restless Rider (Distorted Humor) recently won the Debutante S. at Churchill Downs. Silky Serenade is a half-sister to multiple Grade 2 winner Private Vow. Third dam is graded stakes winner Sacque (GB).

Hip 108 was bred in Kentucky by Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings, LLC.

Hip 105 f. Verrazano-Shehadmefromhello ($750,000)

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Hip 105, a filly from the second crop of multiple Grade 1 winner Verrazano out of Grade 1 producer Shehadmefromhello sold for $750,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The dark bay or brown filly was purchased by Bridlewood from the consignment of Bluewater Sales, agent.

 

This filly is a half-sister to four winners from as many to race out of the winning Empire Maker mare Shehadmefromhello, also the dam of multiple Grade 1 winner Separationofpowers, recent winner of the Test S. (G1) at Saratoga as well as of the Frizette S. (G1) at Belmont as a juvenile last year. The immediate family features stakes winners under each of the first four dams.

Hip 105 was bred in Kentucky by Three Diamonds Farm.

Hip 93 f. Candy Ride (ARG)-Sambuca Classica ($775,000)

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Hip 93, a filly by Candy Ride (ARG) out of Sambuca Classica sold for $775,000 at The Saratoga. The chestnut filly, by the sire of Horse of the Year Gun Runner, was purchased by John C. Oxley from the consignment of Bluewater Sales, agent.

 

This filly is one of five winners from five foals out of the Cat Thief mare Sambuca Classica, making her a half-sister to Eclipse Champion Two-Year-Old colt Classic Empire (Pioneerof the Nile) and to multiple stakes winners Antytime Magic (Fusaischi Pegasus) and Uptown Twirl (Twirling Candy). The immediate family includes champion and multiple Grade 1 winner Revidere.

Hip 93 was bred in Kentucky by China Horse Club International Limited.

Hip 82 f. Into Mischief-Reve d’Amour ($950,000)

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Hip 82, a filly by Into Mischief out of Reve d’Amour sold for $950,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased by OXO Equine from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent.

 

This filly is the second foal out of the Warrio’s Reward mare Reve D’Amour, whose first foal is already placed at two this year. Reve d’Amour is out of Group 2 winner and multiple group stakes winner Smolensk, making her a half-sister to eight winners, including Grade 1 placed graded stakes winner Can the Man (by this filly’s sire Into Mischief) and multiple stakes winner Martha’s Moon.

Third dam is Kentucky Oaks (G1) winner Blush With Pride, notably the dam of Broodmare of the Year Better Than Honour. Better Than Honour set a world record when sold for $14 million at the 2008 Fasig-Tipton November Sale. That mare is the dam of two Belmont S. (G1) winners Jazil and Rags to Riches (champion), as well as Grade 2 winner Casino Drive. She is also the granddam of Grade 1 winner Streaming. This rich immediate family also includes Grade/Group 1 winners Peeping Fawn (champion) and Thewayyouare.

Hip 82 was bred in Kentucky by Three Chimneys Farm, LLC.

Hip 65 f. War Front-Pine Needles ($825,000)

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Hip 65, a filly by prolific sire War Front out of Pine Needles sold for $825,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Steven W. Young, agent from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Town & Country Horse Farms, LLC.

 

This filly is the first foal out of Pine Needles, a graded stakes placed winner by Giant’s Causeway. Pine Needles is out of Meridiana (GER), a Group 1 winner in Europe and Grade 2 winner and multiple graded stakes winner in the United States. That mare is the dam of no less than seven winners, including stakes winners Chamois and Infinite Wisdom.

Hip 65 was bred in Kentucky by Town & Country Horse Farms, LLC, Pollock Farms, and Hugh Owen.

Hip 62 c. American Pharoah-Party Silks ($1,000,000)

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Hip 62, a colt from the first crop of Triple Crown hero American Pharoah out of multiple stakes producer Party Silks sold for $1,000,000 half-way through the first session of The Saratoga Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Bob Baffert, agent for MV Magnier from the consignment of Summerfield, agent for Sunnyfield Farm. American Pharoah is a graduate of the ’13 Saratoga Sale.

 

Dam is Party Silks, by Touch Gold, dam of three to race, all winners. This colt is a half-brother to Grade 2 winner and multiple graded stakes winner Upstart (Flatter), a ’13 New York Bred Yearlings sale grad with career earnings of more than $1.7 million, and to stakes placed winner New York Hero (Mineshaft). Party Silks is a half-sister to Grade 2 winner Josh’s Madelyn. The immediate family includes champion Plantagenet and graded stakes winners Percipient, Zaungast, and Gone For Real.

Hip 62 was bred in New York by Mrs. Gerald A. Nielsen.

Hip 39 f. Curlin-Minnie Macy ($850,000)

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Hip 39, a filly by Curlin sold for $850,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased by White Birch Farm from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

 

This filly is the third foal out of Minnie Macy (A.P. Indy), and is a full sister to two-year-old filly Virginia Eloise, who broke her maiden by five lengths at Del Mar on July 4 in her career debut. Minnie Macy is out of graded stakes winner and multiple stakes winner Miss Macy Sue, making her a half sister to three winners: multiple Grade 1 winner Liam’s Map; Grade 1 placed graded stakes winning juvenile Not This Time; and Grade 2 placed stakes winner Taylor S.

Hip 39 was bred in Kentucky by St. Elias Stables, LLC.

Hip 27 f. War Front-Life Happened ($750,000)

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Hip 27, an filly by top sire War Front out of multiple graded stakes winner producer Life Happened sold for $750,000 at The Saratoga Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Solis/Litt from the consignment of Eaton Sales, agent.

 

This filly is out of Life Happened, by Stravinsky, a 100% winner producer from five foals to race, including two millionaires. Hip 27 is a half-sister to Tepin (Bernstein), two-time Eclipse Champion with nearly $3.5 million earned and Grade/Group 1 winner in three countries, with notable wins in the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) and the Queen Anne S. (G1) at the prestigious Royal Ascot Meet. This filly is also a half-sister to multiple Grade 2 winner Vyjack (Into Mischief), earner of more than $1.4 million over six seasons on the track. Those talented half-siblings are both Fasig-Tipton graduates: Tepin is a graduate of the ’13 Saratoga Sale, while Vyjack sold at the ’11 July Sale and ’12 Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale.

Hip 27 was bred in Ireland by Life Happened Syndicate.

Hip 26 f. American Pharoah-Life at Ten ($1,200,000)

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Hip 26, a filly from the first crop of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah out of multiple Grade 1 winner Life At Ten sold for $1,200,000 to become the first seven-figure sale at the 2018 Saratoga Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by OXO Equine from the consignment of Gainesway, agent. American Pharoah is a graduate of the ’13 Saratoga Sale.

 

This filly is out of Life At Ten, by Malibu Moon, winner of the Beldame S. (G1) and Ogden Phipps H. (G1), in addition to four other stakes, two of them graded. That impressive racemare earned $1,277,515 in eight career wins. As a broodmare, she has produced three winners from as many to race, including Grade 2 placed winner Singing Bullet (Hard Spun) and Bohemian Queen (Animal Kingdom), who broke her maiden just this afternoon at Woodbine.

This exceptional pedigree includes champion, Grade 1 winner, and successful sire Rubiano; Grade 2 winner and three-time Leading Sire Tapit; and influential sire Relaunch.

Hip 26 was bred in Ontario by Adena Springs.

 

The July Sale (2018): Live Blog

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Information: July 10, 2018 in Lexington, KY (Session 1/1)

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Hip 348 c. Flatter-No Curfew ($520,000)

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Hip 348, a colt by Flatter topped The July Sale late when sold for $520,000. The bay colt was purchased by Al Rashid Stable from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

By Flatter, sire of last year’s Champion Three-Year-Old Colt West Coast, this colt is a half-brother to two winners out of the Curlin mare No Curfew. That mare is out of stakes winner Misty Hour, by Miswaki, making her a half-sister to seven winners, including Grade 2 winner India, dam of G1 winner Mozu Ascot, and stakes winner Pilfer, dam of Grade 1 winners To Honor and Serve and Angela Renee.

Hip 348 was bred in Kentucky by Summer Wind Farm.

Hip 344 c. Take Charge Indy-Nicole’s Dream ($365,000)

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Hip 344 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 344, a colt by Grade 1 winner Take Charge Indy sold for $365,000 at The July Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Staton Flurry from the consignment of Nardelli Sales, agent.

By the sire of the 2012 Florida Derby (G1) Take Charge Indy, this colt is out of 11-time stakes winner Nicole’s Dream. That mare, who won 24 times over five seasons and earned $826,454 is already the dam of four winners, including stakes winners Phat Man and Estellara.

Hip 344 was bred in Kentucky by Kim Nardelli, Rodney Nardelli, and Take Charge Indy Syndicate.

Hip 312 c. Street Sense-Mahkama ($350,000)

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Hip 312 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 312, a colt by champion Street Sense sold for $350,000 at The July Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Godolphin from the consignment of Michael & Julie O’Quinn, agent.

By Street Sense, sire of last year’s CashCall Futurity (G1) winner McKinzie, this colt is out of the winning Bernardini mare Mahkama. That mare has already produced Yulong Warrior, a stakes winner by Street Cry (IRE), sire of Street Sense. Mahkama is a half-sister to graded stakes winner Summer Raven, dam of no less than three graded stakes winners, including multiple Grade 2 winning millionaire Lewis Bay and graded stakes winners Misconnect and Winslow Homer.

Hip 312 was bred in Pennsylvania by Blackstone Farm.

Hip 291 f. Will Take Charge-La Belle ($260,000)

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Hip 291 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 291, a filly by popular second crop sire Will Take Charge sold for $260,000 at The July Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Jay Em Ess Stable from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

This filly is a half-sister to five winners from as many to race out of the winning Dixie Union mare La Belle, including graded stakes placed stakes winner She’s Offlee Good. La Belle is out of stakes winner Ree Saspri, making her a half sister to multiple stakes winner Follow Me Home and to the dam of stakes winner Southern Dude.

Hip 291 was bred in Kentucky by Forrest Hills Farms.

Hip 273 c. Into Mischief-Indian Gracey ($300,000)

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Hip 273 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 273, a colt by Into Mischief sold for $300,000 at The July Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Scott and Evan Dilworth LLC from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

By Into Mischief, sire of this year’s Florida Derby (G1) winner Audible, this colt is out of the Grade 1 placed stakes winner Indian Gracey. This is the immediate family of Grade 2 winners Warbling and Mrs McDougal.

Hip 273 was bred in Kentucky by Gary Broad.

 

Hip 253 f. Will Take Charge-Hamsin ($250,000)

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Hip 253 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 253, a filly from the second crop of champion Will Take Charge sold for $250,000 at The July Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by Kenny McPeek, agent from the consignment of Gainesway, agent.

 

By multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Will Take Charge, this filly is out of the Dynaformer mare Hamsin, a half-sister to graded stakes winner Western Ransom. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Cetewayo and Dynaforce.

Hip 253 was bred in Kentucky by Castle Park Farm, AF Thoroughbreds, and John Karakourtis.

 

Hip 231 f. Strong Mandate-Fly the Flag ($435,000)

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Hip 231 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 231, a filly from the second crop of Grade 1 winner Strong Mandate sold for $435,000 at The July Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Alex and Jo Ann Lieblong from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent.

 

This filly is out of the Giant’s Causeway mare Fly the Flag, a daughter of multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire My Flag, who also produced: champion, multiple Grade 1 winner, and millionaire Storm Flag Flying; stakes winner With Flying Colors, dam of graded stakes winner Teresa Z; and graded stakes placed winner On Parade, dam of Grade 2 winner Parading.  This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Miner’s Mark, Traditionally, and Mr Speaker.

Hip 231 was bred in Kentucky by WinStar Farm.

Hip 208 c. Speightstown-Dream Empress ($260,000)

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Hip 208 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 208, a colt by champion sprinter Speightstown sold for $260,000 at The July Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Maverick Racing and China Horse Club from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent.

 

Speightstown is the sire of five graded/group stakes winners already in 2018. This colt is a half-brother to two winners out of the Bernstein mare Dream Empress, winner of the Alcibiades S. (G1) at two and runner up in her crop’s Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1). This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Prenup and Yonaguska.

Hip 208 was bred in Kentucky by Dreamkeepers and Rigney Racing.

 

Hip 207 c. Will Take Charge-Divine Trick ($230,000)

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Hip 207 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 207, a colt from the second crop of champion Will Take Charge sold for $230,000 at The July Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by JJ Crupi, agent for St Elias/Al Frassetto from the consignment of Denali Stud, agent.

 

Sired by Will Take Charge, 2013 Champion Three-Year-Old Colt and multiple Grade 1 winning earner of nearly $4,000,000, this colt is the first foal out of the Divine Park mare Divine Trick. That mare is a daughter of stakes winner On the Menu, who is a half-sister to multiple Grade 1 winner Include Me Out and Grade 1 winner Check the Label. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Likeable Style, Sam’s Sister, and Sweet Talker.

Hip 207 was bred in Florida by Bridlewood Farm.

Hip 176 c. Violence-Classic Elegance ($370,000)

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Hip 176 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 176, a colt from the second crop of Violence sold for $370,000 at The July Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Justin Casse, agent from the consignment of Paramount Sales, agent.

Violence was the #2 freshman sire of last year and is currently the #2 second crop sire with runners like Honeybee S. (G3) winner Cosmic Burst and stakes winners Whatwasithinking, Cicatrix, and Buy Sell Hold.

This colt is out of the Carson City mare Classic Elegance, a Grade 2 winner and multiple graded stakes winner at two. She is the dam of five winners to date, including graded stakes placed Divine Elegance and stakes placed Unbridled Endeavor. Classic Elegance is a half-sister to El Fasto, whose eight winners including Grade 1 winner Believe You Can.

Hip 176 was bred in Kentucky by Scarteen Stud.

 

 

Hip 60 f. Palace Malice-Southern Belle ($275,000)

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Hip 60 // Fasig-Tipton

Hip 60, a filly from the first crop of multiple Grade 1 winner Palace Malice sold for $275,000 at The July Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners from the consignment of Select Sales, agent for Machmer Hall.

 

This filly is the second foal out of the unraced Dixie Union mare Southern Belle, a half-sister to Grade 1 placed graded stakes winner Pleasant Prince. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Sauce Boat and Grade 2 winners Rookie Sensation, Holy Helena, and Holy Boss.

Hip 60 was bred in Kentucky by Machmer Hall.

Hip 52 c. Into Mischief-Silverest ($300,000)

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Hip 52 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 52, a colt by Into Mischief sold for $300,000 at The July Sale. The bay colt was purchased by J.J. Crupi, agent for St. Elias from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency,agent.

 

This colt is the second foal out of the stakes placed winning Congrats mare Silverest. This is the immediate family of multiple Grade 1 winning multimillionaire Peace Rules and Grade 2 winner Corfu.

Hip 52 was bred in Kentucky by Henley Farms, Jeff Little, Teresa Little, and Marilyn Little.

Hip 9 f. Palace Malice-Passe ($250,000)

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Hip 9 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 9, a filly from the first crop of classic winner Palace Malice sold for $250,000 early at The July Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Steven W. Young, agent from the consignment of Perrone Sales, agent for Apache Farm.

 

This filly is a half-sister to Wonder Gal (Tiz Wonderful), a multiple Grade 1 placed multiple stakes winner out of the unraced Dixie Union mare Passe. That mare is out of graded stakes placed stakes winner Gal on the Go, making her a half-sister to multiple graded stakes winner Social Queen, dam of Grade 1 winner and millionaire Fore the Pass. This is the immediate family of Grade 1 winner and multimillionaire Perfect Drift.

Hip 9 was bred in New York by Apache Farm.

 

 

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July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale (2018): Live Blog

Follow along as we recap the top hips of the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale!

Information: July 9, 2018 in Lexington, KY (Session 1/1)

The sale has ended. Full results are available online: [Results]

Hip 574 Alter Moon ($675,000)

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Alter Moon // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Alter Moon, a three-year-old stakes winning filly by Alternation sold for $675,000 late at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Steven W. Young, agent from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

This filly was a stakes winner last time out, winning the Azalea S. by five lengths at Gulfstream Park on June 30. In her previous start she won by daylight in an allowance at that same track, trouncing the field by nearly 15 lengths. Alter Moon was previously campaigned by owner JAL Racing and trainer Jose Valez. She has a record of 3-2-0 in seven careers starts and earnings of $128,255 to date.

Hip 556 Okinawa ($200,000)

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Okinawa // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Okinawa, a four-year-old winning daughter of The Factor sold for $200,000 at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The gray or roan filly was purchased by Nathan McCauley for Abbondanza Racing from the consignment of Claiborne Farm, agent.

 

This filly is a two-time winner who set a new course record at Aqueduct in April when she covered six furlongs in 1:07.91 on her way to a two-length victory. She was previously campaigned by owner Bass Stable and trainer Chad Brown. She has a record of 2-1-0 in six starts with earnings of $85,732 to date.

 

Hip 504 Revved Up ($350,000)

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Revved Up // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Revved Up, a five-year-old multiple graded stakes placed winner by Candy Ride (ARG) sold for $350,000 at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay horse was purchased by Empire Thoroughbreds, agent for Kingsport Farm from the consignment of Claiborne Farm, agent.

 

This horse is a four-time winner who was third in the River City H. (G3) last year and most recently second just half a length to multiple Grade 1 winner Divisidero in the Arlington H. (G3) on July 7. He was previously campaigned by breeder Phipps Stable and Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey. Revved Up has a record of 4-3-3 from 22 starts and earnings of $311,117 to date.

From the exceptional Phipps breeding program, Revved Up is one out three winners out of champion Storm Flag Flying, a four-time Grade 1 winner by Storm Cat. Storm Flag Flying is a daughter of four-time Grade 1 winner from the immediate family of champion Personal Ensign and Grade 1 winning millionaire Personal Flag.

Hip 492 One Liner ($400,000)

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One Liner // Fasig-Tipton Photo

One Liner, a four-year-old graded stakes winning son of Into Mischief sold for $400,000 at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Whispering Oaks from the consignment of WinStar Racing, agent.

 

This colt was a winner at two, and followed up with a pair of wins to open his sophomore campaign, including a 3 1/2 length victory in the Southwest S. (G3) at Oaklawn Park, where he beat subsequent Kentucky Derby (G1) runner up Lookin At Lee by nearly 12 lengths. He is a winner in 2018 and placed second in the Pimlico Special S. (G3) earlier this season. One Liner was previously campaigned by WinStar Farm, China Horse Club, SF Racing, and Head of Plains Partners and trainer Todd Pletcher. He is from the immediate family of G1 winners Albertus Maximus and Daredevil.

Hip 485 My Miss Tapit ($700,000)

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My Miss Tapit // Fasig-Tipton Photo

My Miss Tapit, a four-year-old stakes winning filly by Tapit sold for $700,000 to soar into the lead at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by Breeze Easy from the consignment of ELiTE, agent.

 

My Miss Tapit won her maiden last spring at Gulfstream Park, and followed up that performance with a win in the Game Face S. at that track over Actress, next out winner of the Black-Eyed Susan S. (G2). This filly was most recently third in the Princess Rooney S. (G2) on June 30. She was previously campaigned by owner Mathis Stable and trainer Todd Pletcher. She has record of 3-0-1 from six career starts and earnings of $132,255 to date.

This filly is one of five winners and three stakes horses out of the graded stakes winning Broken Vow mare Sindy With an S from the immediate family of two-time champion and Grade 1 winner Ashado.

Hip 465 Lady Lucy ($200,000)

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Lady Lucy // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Lady Lucy, a two-year-old winning daughter of Into Mischief sold for $200,000 at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Tom McCrocklin, agent from the consignment of ELiTE, agent.

 

Lady Lucy broke her maiden going wire-to-wire on June 15 at Churchill Downs. She was previously campaigned by owner Bernard Schaeffer and trainer William Connelly. She has a record of 1-0-0 in two starts with earnings of $32,010 to date.

 

Hip 443 Fire Away ($450,000)

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Fire Away, a six-year-old graded stakes winning horse by War Front sold for $450,000 to take the lead midway through the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay horse was purchased by Joseph Brocklebank, agent for Form Bloodstock from the consignment of Claiborne Farm, agent.

 

This horse won the Dixie S. (G3) at Pimlico on the Preakness undercard, his third stakes win. He also captured the 2017 Artie Schiller S. and 2018 Danger’s Hour S. at Aqueduct and was third in the Tampa Bay S. (G3) at Tampa Bay in February. He was previously campaigned by breeder Phipps Stable and Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey. Fire Away has a record of 7-4-4 in 23 starts with earnings of $613,397 to date. A product of the esteemed Phipps breeding program, this horse is a half-brother to Grade 1 winner Mr. Speaker from the immediate family of champions Personal Ensign and Storm Flag Flying and Grade 1 winners My Flag and Traditionally.

Hip 440 Factorofwon ($400,000)

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Factorofwon // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Factorofone, a three-year-old stakes winner by The Factor sold for $400,000 midway through the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The gray or roan filly was purchased by Everett Dobson/Cheyenne Stable from the consignment of Warrendale Sales, agent.

 

This filly broke her maiden last October at Santa Anita by more than three lengths, and became a stakes winner at that same track this May when she won the Black Pearl S. She was second this past weekend in the Stormy Blues S. at Laurel Park. She was previously campaigned by owner Red Baron’s Barn and trainer Phil Schoenthal. She has a record of 2-1-2 from five starts and earnings of $111,375 to date.

Hip 412 Blazen Betsy ($325,000)

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Blazen Betsy // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Blazen Betsy, a three-year-old winner by Speightstown sold for $325,000 early at the July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Green Lantern Stables from the consignment of ELiTE, agent.

 

This filly broke her maiden in early June by more than 13 lengths at Thistledown in an effort described as “much the best under a brisk hand ride.” Blazen Betsy was previously campaigned by Southern Comfort Stable and trainer William Cowans. Blazen Betsy has a record of 1-1-0 in two starts with earnings $18,000 to date.

 

Hip 402 Altamura ($205,000)

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Altamura // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Altamura, a three-year-old stakes winning daughter of Artie Schiller, kicked off the 2018 July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale when sold for $205,000 as the first hip through the ring. The bay filly was purchased by Kempton Bloodstock, agent from the consignment of Brookdale Sales, agent.

 

Unraced at two, Altamura broke her maiden in mid-June and followed up that performance with a win in the M. Tyson Gilpin S., both victories at Laurel Park. This Virginia-bred filly was previous campaigned by owners Fred Seitz, Danny Ward, and John Stephens and trained by John Stephens. Altamura has a record of 2-0-0 in four starts with earnings of $68,750 to date.

Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training: Session 2 Live Blog

Follow along as we recap the top hips of the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale!

The sale has ended. Results are available online.

Hip 565 c. Medaglia d’Oro-Tapicat ($1,200,000)

Hip 565, a colt by Medaglia d’Oro, sold for $1,200,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. The bay colt was purchased by Dennis O’Neill from the consignment of Hartley/de Renzo Thoroughbreds after working a 10:1 eighth during Sunday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the first foal of Florida Oaks (G3) winner Tapicat, by Tapit. The immediate family includes champion Track Robbery, Grade 1 winner and sire Cat Thief, and Grade 1 winner Pohave.

Hip 561 c. Union Rags-Tanglewood Tale ($925,000)

Hip 561, a colt by Union Rags, sold for $925,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The bay colt, named Tangled Union, was purchased by Michael Lund Peterson from the consignment of Bobby Dodd, agent. He worked an eighth in 10 flat during Sunday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the winning Tale of the Cat mare Tangelwood Tale. Her first foal, a three-year-old full brother to Hip 561, is a multiple winner this year. The immediate family includes champion Housebuster, as well as graded stakes winners Be Gentle, Harvard Avenue, Quero Quero, Deep Sleep, Something Extra, and Nicole H.

Hip 533 c. Tiznow-Southern Charmer ($425,000)

Hip 533, a colt by Horse of the Year Tiznow, sold for $425,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Linda Rice, agent from the consignment of Hartley/de Renzo Thoroughbreds after working an eighth in 10:2 on Sunday [video].

This colt is a half-brother to two winners from as many to race out of the stakes-placed winning Smart Strike mare Southern Charmer. That mare is out of graded stakes winner Power Play, who also produced stakes winner Vegas Play and Skipper’s Mate, dam of multiple graded stakes winner Frac Daddy. He is from the immediate family of graded/group stakes winners Camargo (IRE) and Gala Spinaway.

Hip 515 c. Flashback-Silver Sal ($275,000)

Hip 515, a colt from the first crop of Flashback, sold for $275,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Mr. Ed Savant, Jr. from the consignment of SBM Training & Sales. He worked an eighth on Sunday in 10:2 [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the winning Bob and John mare Silver Sal, who has already produced a winner. Silver Sal is a half-sister to multiple stakes winner Golden Set. The immediate family also includes graded stakes winner Cobra King and stakes winners Straight Story and Families Flying.

Hip 468 c. Into Mischief-Reina Maria ($340,000)

Hip 468, a colt by Into Mischief, sold for $340,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Charles Zacney from the consignment of Cary Frommer, agent after working a 10:1 eighth during Sunday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the winning Songaprayer mare Reina Maria, herself a half-sister to Grade 1 winner Secret Compass. The immediate family also includes stakes winners Smoke Mountain, Addy’s Appeal, Winning Move, and Stage Stop.

Hip 427 c. Bodemeister-Plum ($300,000)

Hip 427, a colt by Bodemeister, sold for $300,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. The bay colt was purchased by Steven Young, agent from the consignment of Cary Frommer, agent. He worked an eighth in 10:2 during Sunday’s under tack show [video].

Out of the stakes winning Pure Prize mare Plum, this colt is a half-brother to current winner Spectacular Plum. This registered Maryland-bred is from the immediate family of multiple stakes winner Munchkin Michele.

Hip 418 c. Cairo Prince-Perfect Pegasus ($350,000)

Hip 418, a colt from the first crop of Cairo Prince, sold for $350,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The bay colt was purchased by West Bloodstock from the consignment of Bobby Dodd after working an eighth in 10:2 during Sunday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the Fusaichi Pegasus mare Perfect Pegasus, a half-sister to graded stakes winner Perfect Officer. He is from the immediate family of Grade/Group 1 winners Full of Hope (GB), Westbury, and Koko Mambo.

Hip 384 c. Maclean’s Music-My Canary ($325,000)

Hip 384, a colt by Maclean’s Music, sold for $325,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The bay colt, named Better B Gud to Me, was purchased by Mike Ryan, agent from the consignment of De Meric Sales. He worked an eighth in 10:1 during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the Mineshaft mare My Canary. He is from the immediate family of champion Diva’s Debut and stakes winners Capdiva, Seismic Report, Swift and Bold, and Sunny Premier.

Hip 370 c. Justin Phillip-Miss Wined Up ($275,000)

Hip 370, a colt from the second crop of Justin Phillip, sold for $275,000 during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Ro Ro stable from the consignment of Top Line Sales after working a 10:1 eighth during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is out of the Roman Ruler mare Miss Wined Up, a half-sister to graded stakes winner Midnight Hawk and stakes winner Mayor Marv, and a daughter of Grade 1 placed stakes winner Miss Wineshine.

Hip 310 c. Morning Line-Latitude Forty ($300,000)

Hip 310, a colt from the second crop of Morning Line, sold for $300,000 early in the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Turnpike Partners from the consignment of Wes Carter after working a quarter in 21:4 during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is a half-brother to three winners of the multiple stakes winning Chester House mare Latitude Forty. He is from the immediate family of Grade 2 winning juvenile Night in Reno and multiple group stakes winner Holst.

Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training: Session 1 Live Blog

Follow along as we recap the top hips of the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale! Session 1 has ended. Results are available online.

Hip 278 c. Mucho Macho Man-Itsagiantcauseway ($625,000)

Hip 278, a colt from the first crop of Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner Mucho Macho Man, sold for $625,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by Michael Lund Peterson from the consignment of Kirkwood Stables after working a quarter in 21:1 during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

Out of the winning Giant’s Causeway mare Itsagiantcauseway, this filly is from the immediate family of champions Forever Together and Peaks and Valleys, as well as successful sire Broken Vow and graded stakes winners Winged Victory, I Three Wed, Alternation, Eleusis, Fatima, Cryptograph, and Equality.

Hip 246 f. Bernardini-Great Look ($325,000)

Hip 246, a filly by Bernardini, sold for $325,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The dark bay or brown filly was purchased by Charles Zacney from the consignment of Paul Sharp, agent after a 10:2 work during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

This filly is out of Great Look (Giant’s Causeway), an unraced sister of multiple graded stakes winner Winning Cause, who graduated from this sale in 2012. She is from the immediate family of Grade/Group 1 winners Emerging Talent, Twilight Agenda, Refuse to Bend (IRE), Media Puzzle, and Rich Tapestry (IRE).

Hip 204 c. More Than Ready-Embur’s Song ($750,000)

Hip 204, a colt by More Than Ready, shot to the lead when sold for $750,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Mr. Ed Savant, Jr. from the consignment of Hartley/de Renzo Thoroughbreds after a 10:1 work during Wednesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is out of Canadian champion Embur’s Song, by Unbridled’s Song, a multiple graded stakes winner, and is a half-brother to the winning Speightstown filly Lyrics. The dam is a half-sister to Dawn Raid (Vindication), dam off multiple Grade 1 winning multimillionaire Exaggerator. The immediate family also includes Grade 1 winning millionaire Island Sand.

Hip 146 c. Maclean’s Music-Cheyenne Autumn ($300,000)

Hip 146, a colt by Maclean’s Music, sold for $300,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Steve Young, agent from the consignment of Scanlon Training & Sales after a 10:1 work during Tuesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the second foal out of the unraced Indian Charlie mare Cheyenne Autumn, whose second dam is Test S. (G1) winner Missed the Storm. The immediate family includes champions Chris Evert, Chief’s Crown, Winning Colors, and Deep Sky, as well as Grade 1 winners Classic Crown, Sightseek, Tates Creek, Etoile Montante, and Tap Dance City.

Hip 106 f. Uncle Mo-Bisbee’s Prospect ($300,000)

Hip 106, a filly by Uncle Mo, sold for $300,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. The dark bay or brown filly was purchased by Augustin Stables from the consignment of De Meric Sales after a 10:2 work during Tuesday’s under tack show [video].

This filly is a half-sister to five winners from as many to race out of the stakes winning Smart Strike mare Bisbee’s Prospect. She is from the immediate family of graded stakes winners Buy the Barrel, Demarcation, Fishy Advice, and Mauk Four.

Hip 88 c. Fed Biz-Ascot Momma ($280,000)

Hip 88, a colt from the first crop of Fed Biz, sold for $280,000 during the first session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale. By Fed Biz, a multiple Grade 2 winner and multiple track record setter, the dark bay or brown colt was purchased by Olin Gentry, agent from the consignment of Wavertree Stables after a 10:2 work during Tuesday’s under tack show [video].

This colt is the first foal out of the Purge mare Ascot Momma, a half-sister to multiple stakes winner Five Star Momma. He hails from the immediate family of graded stakes winner England’s Rose and stakes winners The Bourse, Frozen Dinner, and Sneak a Cold Treat.

The Gulfstream Sale: Live Blog

The Gulfstream Sale has concluded. Results are available online.

Hip 117 c. Union Rags-Frolic’s Appeal: $750,000

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Hip 117, a colt by Belmont Stakes winner Union Rags sold for $750,000 during The Gulfstream Sale. By Union Rags, a graduate of this sale in 2011, the bay colt was purchased by Donati Lanni, agent for Sheikh Bin Khalifa Al Maktoum from the consignment of Hoby & Layna Kight, agent. He worked a quarter on the dirt in 21:1 during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is a half-brother to last season’s two-year-old stakes winner Renaisance Frolic, out of the Trippi mare Frolic’s Appeal. He is from the immediate family of multiple Grade 2 winning millionaire Smok’n Frolic, as well as Grade 2 winner Mopotism (a graduate of this sale in 2016) and Frolic’s Dream.

Hip 116 c. Uncle Mo-Four Sugars: $650,000

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Hip 116 worked in 10:2 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 116, a son of champion Uncle Mo sold for $650,000 during The Gulfstream Sale. The bay colt was purchased by L.E.B., agent for West Point Thoroughbreds from the consignment of Eddie Woods, agent. He worked an eighth on the dirt in 10:2 during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is the second foal out of the unraced Lookin At Lucky mare Four Sugars, whose first foal is Gronkowski, a two-year-old winning in England last year. Four Sugars is a half-sister to Grade 1 winner and sire Flashy Bull and to stakes winner Pink Viper. The immediate family includes champion, Grade 1 winner, and sire Perfect Soul (IRE).

Hip 86 f. Into Mischief-Cashing Tickets: $775,000

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Hip 86 worked in 10:1 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 86, a filly by Into Mischief sold for $775,000 during The Gulfstream Sale. The gray or roan filly was purchased by White Birch Farm from the consignment of Niall Brennan Stables, agent. She worked an eighth on dirt in 10:1 during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This filly is out of the unraced Indian Charlie mare Cashing Tickets, a full sister to graded stakes winner Conveyance. The filly’s immediate family further includes Grade 1 winners Secret Hello and Plum Pretty.

Hip 83 c. Speightstown-Brazen Persuasion: $650,000

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Hip 83 worked in 10:1 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 83, a colt by Speightstown sold for $650,000 during The Gulfstream Sale. The chestnut colt was purchased by China Horse Club from the consignment of SGV Thoroughbreds, agent. He worked an eighth on the dirt in 10:1 during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is the first foal out of Grade 3 winner Brazen Persuasion, by Indian Charlie. He is from the immediate family of graded stakes winners Godmother, Winter Melody, and Ocean Night.

Hip 77 c. Into Mischief-Assets of War: $1,200,000

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Hip 77 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 77, a colt by Into Mischief sold for $1,200,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The bay colt was purchased by OXO Equine from the consignment of Eddie Woods, agent. He worked an eighth on the dirt in 10 flat during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is the second foal of the winning Lawyer Ron mare Assets of War, a daughter of graded stakes winner Added Asset. He is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Irish Smoke and Book Review.

Hip 68 f. Quality Road-Akron Moon: $800,000

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Hip 68 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 68, a filly by Quality Road sold for $800,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. By the sire of champion fillies Abel Tasman and Caledonia Road was purchased by KSI from the consignment of Wavertree Stables, agent. The bay filly worked an eighth on dirt in 10 flat during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This filly is the second foal out of the stakes placed winning Malibu Moon mare Akron Moon; her first foal is this filly’s full brother Diamond King, a stakes winner last year at two. She is from the immediate family of champion Johnny D. and Grade 1 winners Titanic Jack and Sober Suit.

Hip 62 c. Fed Biz-Virtuously: $725,000

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Hip 62 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 62, a colt from the first crop of multiple Grade 2 winner Fed Biz sold for $725,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The dark bay or brown colt, whose sire is a multiple track record setting son of Giant’s Causeway, was purchased by Linda Rice, agent from the consignment of Wavertree Stables, agent. He worked an eighth on the dirt in 10 flat during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is the second foal out of the winning Congrats mare Virtuously. He is from the immediate family of champions Edubai Del Ocho and Larkwhistle.

Hip 54 f. Orb-Taboo: $900,000

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Hip 54 worked in 21 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 54, a filly from the second crop of Kentucky Derby victor Orb sold for $900,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The chestnut filly was purchased by Donato Lanni, agent for Baoma Corp from the consignment of Tom McCrocklin, agent. She worked a quarter on the dirt in 21 flat (video), the fastest quarter mile work during this sale’s under tack show since its relocation to Gulfstream Park in 2015.

This filly is a half-sister to two winners out of the winning Forestry mare Taboo, including stakes placed Smartly Agree. She is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winner Dream of Summer, dam of Grade 1 winner Creative Cause and track record-setting multiple Grade 2 winner Destin.

Hip 40 f. Square Eddie-Silar Rules: $650,000

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Hip 40 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 40, a daughter of Grade 1 winning juvenile Square Rules sold for $650,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Kenichi Watanabe from the consignment of Wavertree Stables, agent. The filly worked an eighth on the dirt in 10 flat during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This filly is a full sister to four winners, including Grade 1 winning juvenile Ralis, and multiple stakes winner graded stakes placed B Squared. Her immediate family notably includes multiple Grade 1 winning millionaires Sultry Song and Solar Splendor, as well as Grade 1 winner Mass Media.

Hip 31 c. Scat Daddy-Risky Rachel: $1,000,000

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Hip 31 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 31, a colt by the late Scat Daddy sold for $1,000,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The bay colt, by much-missed sire of champions Scat Daddy, was purchased by Todd Pletcher, agent for M V Magnier from the consignment of SGV Thoroughbreds LLC, agent. The colt worked an eighth on the dirt in 10 flat during Monday’s under tack show (video).

This colt is the first foal out of multiple stakes winner Risky Rachel, by Limehouse. He is from the immediate prolific multiple graded stakes winning multimillionaire Say Florida Sandy and graded stakes winner Dancin Renee.

Hip 21 c. Uncle Mo-Potra Clasica (ARG): $850,000

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Hip 21 worked in 10:1 // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 21, a colt by Champion Freshman Sire of 2015 Uncle Mo sold for $850,000 at The Gulfstream Sale. The bay colt was purchased by Speedway Stable from the consignment of Crupi’s New Castle Farm, agent. The colt worked an eighth on the dirt in 10:1 during Monday’s under tack show (video).

Out of the stakes winning Potrillon (ARG) mare Potra Clasica (ARG), this colt is from the immediate family of champion Grade 1 winner Speightstown and Grade/Group 1 winners Petite Ile (IRE), Crusader Sword, and Turk Passenger.

Hip 9 f. Medaglia d’Oro-Mi Vida: $1,200,000

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Hip 9 worked in 10 flat // Fasig-Tipton Photo

Hip 9, a daughter of Medaglia d’Oro sold for $1,200,000 early at The Gulfstream Sale. The dark bay or brown filly, by the sire of champion fillies Songbird and Rachel Alexandra, was purchased by John Moynihan from the consignment of Niall Brennan Stables, agent. The filly worked an eighth in 10 flat on the dirt during Monday’s under tack show (video).

Out of the Distorted Humor mare Mi Vida, this filly is from the immediate family of multiple Grade 1 winning millionaire Dream Supreme, dam of Grade 1 winning juvenile and sire Majestic Warrior. The immediate family also includes Grade 1 winners Spinning Round, Kung Fu Mambo, and Sweet Sorrel.

 

The November Sale: Live Blog

The November Sale has ended. Results are available online.

Hip 196 Quidura (GB) ($3,600,000)

196webHip 196, Grade 2 winner Quidura (GB) sold for $3,600,000 at The November Sale. The Dubawi filly was purchased as a racing/broodmare prospect by White Birch Farm from the consignment of Brookdale Sales, agent.

A winner at two in Germany, Quidura arrived in North America at three, where she won the Valley View S. (G3). This year at four she picked up the Canadian S. (G2) and was twice G1 placed. Quidura was campaigned by owner Gestuet Faehrhof and Graham Motion, for whom she earned $503,788.

Quidura is a half-sister to Group 3 winners Querari and Quasillo, from the immediate family of One Thousand Guineas (G2) victress Quebrada (IRE).

Hip 188 Illuminant ($1,100,000)

188web.jpgHip 188, Grade 1 winner Illuminant sold for $1,100,000 at The November Sale. Offered as a racing/broodmare prospect, the Quality Road mare was purchased by Shadai Farm from the consignment of Bluewater Sales, agent.

A winner at three, Illuminant captured the Gamely S. (G1) at four and the Monrovia S. (G2) and Wishing Well S. at five. She earned $536,243 for owners Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Head of Plains Partners, and SF Racing and trainer Michael McCarthy.

Illuminant is out of the multiple stakes winning Polish Numbers mare Sparkling Number. She is from the immediate family of multiple graded stakes winner Honey Fox.

 

Hip 181 Gomo i/f Medaglia d’Oro ($1,500,000)

181web.jpgHip 181, Grade 1 winner Gomo in foal to Medaglia d’Oro sold for $1,500,000 at The November Sale. The Uncle Mo mare was purchased by Bridlewood Farm from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

Gomo won the Alcibiades S. (G1) at two on the dirt and was stakes placed on the turf. She earned $349,130.  She was campaigned by owner Reddam Racing and trainer Doug O’Neill.

From the exceptional first crop of Uncle Mo, Gomo is carrying her first foal, a son or daughter of Medaglia d’Oro, who has seven individual Grade 1 winners in 2017.

 

Hip 171 Finest City ($1,500,000)

171web.jpgHip 171, Champion Finest City sold for $1,500,000 at The November Sale. The City Zip mare was purchased by Katsumi Yoshida from the consignment of Ian Kruljac, agent for Seltzer Thoroughbreds.

Champion sprinter in 2016, Finest City won the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1) and Great Lady M S. (G2) that year. She placed in an addition four Grade 1 events on her way to earnings of $1,256,394. She was campaigned by owner Seltzer Thoroughbreds and trainer Ian Kruljac.

Finest City is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winners Burning Roma, Squander, and Goodbye Halo.

Hip 162 Dacita (CHI) ($1,850,000)

162web.jpgHip 162, Champion Dacita (CHI) sold for $1,850,000 at The November Sale. The Scat Daddy mare was purchased as a racing/broodmare prospect by Don Alberto Corporation from the consignment of Lane’s End, agent.

Dacita was a champion at two and three in her native Chile, where she captured three G1 contests. She added Grade 1 wins at four and five in the United States, including the Diana S. (G1) and Beverly D. S. (G1). She earned $1,398,369 and was campaigned in North America by Sheep Pond Partners and Bradley Thoroughbreds and trainer Chad Brown.

 

Hip 161 Crowley’s Law (GB) i/f War Front ($1,100,000)

161web.jpgHip 161, stakes winner Crowley’s Law (GB) in foal to War Front sold for $1,100,000 at The November Sale. The Dubawi mare was purchased by Breeze Easy from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

Crowley’s Law is a winner in England and in North America, capturing the River Memories S. and finishing second in the First Lady S. (G1) at four. She is from the immediate family of Group 1 winner Bushranger (IRE) and graded/group stakes winners Montekin, Mazaad, and Helen of Spain.

Crowley’s Law was campaigned by Rockingham Ranch and trainer Peter Miller. She earned $298,757.

 

Hip 160 Coasted ($1,300,000)

160web.jpgHip 160, stakes winner Coasted sold for $1,300,000 at The November Sale. Sold as a racing/broodmare prospect, the Tizway filly was purchased by Katsumi Yoshida from the consignment of Bluewater Sales.

Coasted won the P. G. Johnson S. at Saratoga at two and was runner up in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1). She earned $366,066 for owner Treadway Racing Stable and trainer Leah Gyarmati.

Coasted is out of multiple Grade 2 winner Malibu Pier, by Malibu Moon, and is from the immediate family of Champion and Grade 1 winner Bannaby.

 

 

Hip 157 Catch a Glimpse ($3,000,000)

157webHip 157, Champion Catch a Glimpse sold for $3,000,000 at The November Sale. The City Zip filly was purchased as a racing/broodmare prospect by K I Farm Corporation from the consignment of Bluewater Sales, agent.

Catch a Glimpse was Sovereign Award Horse of the Year, Champion Grass Mare, and Champion Two-Year-Old Filly in Canada at two with wins in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) and the Natalama S. (G2). She was a multiple graded stakes winner at three, most notably winning the Belmont Oaks Invitational S. (G1) and the Penn Mile S. (G3) against males. She earned $1,853,615 for owners Gary Barber, Michael Ambler, and Windways Farm and trainer Mark Casse.

Catch a Glimpse is from the immediate family of Grade 1 winner High Yield and graded/group stakes winners High Yield and Medea (IRE).

Hip 142 American Story ($2,200,000)

142web.jpgHip 142, Grade 1 producer American Story sold for $2,200,000 at The November Sale. The Ghostzapper mare was purchased by Don Alberto Corporation from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

American Story is the dam of two winners from as many to race: 2017 Test S. (G1) American Gal and Americanize, winner of the Damascus S. on the Breeders’ Cup undercard, both by Concord Point. She has a two-year-old and a yearling also by Concord Point and a weanling by Bayern.

American Story is a half sister to Grade 1 winning millionaire Reynaldothewizard and Grade 1 winner Seventh Street out of the stakes winning Meadowlake mare Holiday Runner.

Hip 136 Yahilwa i/f War Front ($1,100,000)

136web.jpgHip 136, graded stakes winner Yahilwa in foal to international sire War Front sold for $1,100,000 at The November Sale. The Medaglia d’Oro mare was purchased by Breeze Easy from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

Winner of the Sixty Sails H. (G3), Yahilwa won four times and was twice G1-placed in her career. She earned $583,495 for owner D P Racing and trainer James Cassidy.

Yahilwa is from the family of graded stakes winners Houston, Elaborate, Aryoutalkintome, Crowd Pleaser, and Ubiquity.

 

Hip 130 Tepin i/f Curlin ($8,000,000)

130bHip 130, multiple Champion Tepin in foal to two-time Horse of the Year Curlin sold for $8,000,000 at The November Sale. The exceptional mare was purchased by MV Magnier from the consignment of ELiTE, agent for Robert Masterson.

Tepin was Eclipse Champion Turf Female at four and five. At four, she won three Grade 1’s, capping off her season with a win over males in the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1). At five, she won G1’s in three countries last year at five, capturing the Queen Anne S. (G1) at Royal Ascot, Woodbine Mile (G1) in Canada, and Jenny Wiley S. (G1) in the U.S.

Tepin was campaigned by owner Robert Masterson and trainer Mark Casse, for whom she earned $4,437,918.

Hip 123 Stays in Vegas i/f Curlin ($1,450,000)

123web.jpgHip 123, graded stakes winner Stays in Vegas in foal to two-time Horse of the Year Curlin sold for $1,450,000 at The November Sale. The City Zip mare was purchased by James Keogh, agent for Star Guitar from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

Stays in Vegas captured the Senorita S. (G3) on the turf at three and won five times in her career on the way to earnings of $419,279 for owners Jungle Racing, KMN Racing, and LNJ Foxwoods and trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Stays in Vegas is from the immediate family of Champion Heavenly Prize and Grade 1 winners Persistently and Good Reward.

Hip 120 Songbird ($9,500,000)

hip120b.jpgHip 120, the incomparable multiple Champion Songbird sold for $9,500,000 at The November Sale. Offered as a broodmare prospect, the Medaglia d’Oro filly was purchased by Whisper Hill Farm from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Fox Hill Farm.

Campaigned by Rick Porter’s Fox Hill Farm and trainer Jerry Hollendorfer, Songbird was a nine-time Grade 1 winner and Eclipse Champion at two and three. She won 13 of 15 starts and earned $4,692,0000, racing almost exclusively in graded stakes winning company.

Hip 102 Nickname ($3,000,000)

102web.jpgHip 102, Grade 1 winner Nickname sold for $3,000,000 at The November Sale. Scat Daddy’s only Grade 1 winner on dirt, Nickname was purchased by Kerri Radcliffe Bloodstock from the consignment of Claiborne Farm, agent.

Nickname won the Frizette S. (G1) at two and earned $557,710 in her career. She is from the immediate family of CashCall Futurity (G1) winner Comma to the Top.

Nickname was campaigned by owner LNJ Foxwoods and trainer Richard Mandella.

 

 

Hip 99 Miss Temple City ($2,500,000)

99web.jpgHip 99, multiple Grade 1 winner Miss Temple City sold for $2,500,000 at The November Sale. The talented Temple City mare was purchased by Steven W. Young, agent from the consignment of Select Sales, agent for The Racing Club & Partners.

Miss Temple City is a three-time Grade 1 winner with earnings of $1,677,868 lifetime. She captured the Shadwell Turf Mile (G1) and Maker’s 46 Mile (G1), both against males, before shipping to California to win the Matriarch S. (G1) against distaffers.

Miss Temple City was campaigned by owners The Racing Club, Needle in a Haystack, and Sagamore Farm and trainer Graham Motion.

Hip 96 Mesa Fresca i/f War Front ($2,000,000)

96web.jpgHip 96, Grade 1 producer Mesa Fresca in foal to top international sire War Front sold for $2,000,000 at The November Sale. The Sky Mesa mare was purchased by Cheveley Park Stud from the consignment of Brookdale Sales, agent for Jack Swain.

Mesa Fresca is the dam of Grade 1 winner Harmonize, by Scat Daddy, who won the Del Mar Oaks (G1), as well as the Jessamine S. (G3) in course record time, and Glens Falls S. (G3). Harmonize earned $827,860.

 

 

 

Hip 85 Land Over Sea i/f Nyquist ($1,300,000)

85web.jpgHip 85, Grade 2 winner Land Over Sea sold for $1,300,000 during The November Sale. The daughter of Bellamy Road, offered in foal to Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Nyquist, was purchased by Shadai Farm from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

Winner of the Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) at three, Land Over Sea was three times Grade 1 placed, at two and three, and earned $746,500. She is a half-sister to Grade 2 winner War Story, from the immediate family of Champions Green Forest and Epitome.

Land Over Sea was campaigned by owner Reddam Racing and trainer Doug O’Neill.

Hip 72 f. Medaglia d’Oro – Glittering Tax ($650,000)

72webHip 72, a filly by international sire Medaglia d’Oro sold for $650,000 during The November Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Baccari Bloodstock from the consignment of Buckland Sales, agent.

This filly is a half-sister to six winners out of the stakes placed winning Artax mare Glittering Tax, who has produced multiple Grade 1 winner Miss Temple City and graded stakes winner Pricedtoperfection.

Hip 72 was bred in Kentucky by SF Bloodstock.

 

 

Hip 63 c. American Pharoah – Dancing Trieste ($525,000)

63webHip 63, a colt from the first crop of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah sold for $525,000 during The November Sale. The bay colt was purchased by International Equities Holdings from the consignment of Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent.

This colt is a half-brother to three winners out of the Old Trieste mare Dancing Trieste, including multiple stakes winner Giovanni Boldini, a multiple G1 placed son of War Front. The immediate family includes champions Art Nouveau, La Galerie (ARG), and Gernika (ARG), as well as Grade/Group 1 winners Goustache (ARG), Apeles, and Arte Pop.

Hip 63 was bred in Kentucky by G. Boldini.

Hip 46 f. American Pharoah – Untouched Talent ($1,000,000)

46web.jpgHip 46, a filly from the first crop of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah sold for $1,000,000 during The November Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Narvick International from the consignment of Eaton Sales, agent.

This filly is out of the Storm Cat mare Untouched Talent, dam of five winners from as many to race, most notably Grade 1 winner Bodemeister. That horse is responsible for this year’s Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming in his first crop.

Hip 46 was bred in Kentucky by Eaton.

Hip 21 f. Street Sense – Quickest ($1,000,000)

21web.jpgHip 21, a filly by Street Sense who is a full sister to a Grade 1 winner sold for a record $1,000,000 at The November Sale. The bay filly was purchased by Reynolds Bell, agent for Alpha Delta from the consignment of Paramount Sales, agent.

This filly is out of the Forest Wildcat mare Quickest, who produced Grade 1 winner Callback, a full sister to Hip 21, as well as stakes winner Defy Gravity. Quickest is a half-sister to Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Super Saver. The immediate family also includes Grade 1 winners Rhythm, Girolamo, Imaging, Got Lucky, and Bluegrass Cat.

Hip 21 was bred in Kentucky by Vincent Colbert, who also bred Callback.

Hip 19 f. Speightstown – Pressurizing ($375,000)

19web.jpgHip 19, a daughter of Speightstown out of a half-sister to two Grade 1 winners sold for $375,000 at The November Sale. The dark bay or brown filly was purchased by Hugo Merry Bloodstock from the consignment of Select Sales, agent.

This filly is out of the Henrythenavigator mare Pressurizing, a half-sister to Horse of the Year Zenyatta and three-time Grade 1 winner Balance. Dam is also a half-sister to stakes winner Where’s Bailey, dam of Grade 2 winner She’s Not Here and to Treasure Trail, dam of graded stakes winner Long Island Sound.

Hip 19 was bred in Kentucky by Gilgai Farm.

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