Wednesday, August 24, 2011


Lots of well bred babies worked today, including three siblings to Kentucky Derby winners and a few with Breeders’ Cup connections. Champions and blue hens are abundant throughout many pedigrees.  

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ENTERED (Thursday 8/25):

Arlington Park | R4 | 7F | Allowance

Larry Zip (City Zip - Wandering Meadow, by Meadowlake) Record: 1-1-0-0 ($30,000) His full brother has a 9-3-0-1 ($49,566) record. His unraced dam is a half to the graded stakes winner Wander Mom (32-8-9-8 $399,656) and stakes winner Minewander (35-5-5-6 $224,074).

Fairy Cat (Tale of the Cat - Manor Queen, by Wavering Monarch) Record: 3-1-1-1 ($17,690) He’s a half to Jimmy Winkfield hero Strummer (56-12-9-5 $409,051), NY Breeders' Futurity winner Infinite Justice (27-5-1-7 $194,089) and stakes placed Blue Sunday (16-3-2-3 $ 122,535). Their dam was a solid allowance type who placed in a listed stakes. She’s a veteran of 50 starts with a 11-8-8 $ 320,145 record.

No Spin (Johannesburg - Dash for Money, by General Meeting) worked 7F 1:28.00 (1/1) on 8/24 & will likely scratch. Record: 2-1-0-1 ($16,660) He’s the third foal (all colts) produced by his dam and both half brothers are winners. His dam placed in the Railbird Stakes (G3 7F). She’s a half to listed winner Flaming Heart and the second dam Hot Lear is a multiple stakes winner. The third, fourth and fifth dams all have blacktype.

Pryce's Posse (Posse - Field of Glory, by Meadowlake) Record: 3-1-1-1 ($30,485) He placed third in the Mountaineer Juvenile Stakes in his last start. His dam is a half to the good race mare Randaroo a multiple graded stakes winner and earner of over $600,000.

Danger Storm (Forest Danger - Mettle, by Silver Deputy) Record: 9-1-1-1 ($33,401) He’s a half to the stakes winning sprinter Arch Traveler (8-3-1-2 $145,750). His dam is a full to a Japanese Group 3 winner and a half to a Japanese stakes winner.

Saratoga | Race 3 | 5F | MSW Fillies

Alydarla (Henny Hughes - Mamboalot, by Kingmambo) Her half sister needed seven attempts to get her first win. Their dam won her debut in France and was stakes placed in her final start. The second dam Investalot won the Sabin (G3) and Rampart (G2) at 1 1/16 miles.

Stay Composed (Bernstein - Al Max Diner, by End Sweep) She’s the third foal and filly produced by her dam. Both half sisters started, one is a winner. That one needed seven starts to win her maiden. Their dam won her debut and placed in the Colleen Stakes in her next start. She’s a stakes winner/placed. (12-2-3-3 $131,226).

Krissy Kat (Tale of the Cat - Kristy Beethoven, by Kris S.) She’s a half sister to the multiple stakes winner Golden Sonata and stakes place Le Chateau.

Holiday Broad (Harlan's Holiday - Countess Godiva, by Grand Slam) She’s the first foal for her unraced dam. Her dam is a a half sister to Hillsborough Handicap (G3) heroine Miss Turkana, French G3 winner Grafin, who is the dam of Arlington-Washington Lassie S.(G3,8F) winner Zoaima. Countess Godiva is also a half to Group 3 winner Genovefa, dam of the Group 1 turf router Mamool. The second dam Reigning Countess is a multiple stakes winner and track record setter at Hollywood Park.

Well Kept (Henny Hughes - Alinechka, by Danzig) She’s the second foal and first to race. Her unraced dam is a ¾ sister to Phoenix Gold Cup winner, Peace Chant. The second dam is the Champion Sprinter, Safely Kept.

Barbados Beauty (Speightstown - Beautiful Moment, by Crusader Sword) is a half sister to Japanese turf G3 winner Henny Hound, and the stakes placed runners Saturday Hero and Beautiful Treasure. Beautiful Treasure is the dam of multiple stakes placed Flying Private. Their dam Beautiful Moment is stakes placed.


WORKS (Wednesday 8/24):


Shes Down With Jim (Bring the Heat - Nea Nea Denae, by Bertrando) (F) 4F :47.20 (2/32) handily. She won her debut in June. She doesn’t have any blacktype in the first three generations of her distaff family, but she is noted here for his swift work.

Hammers Terror (Artie Schiller - Sister Baby, by Lord Avie) (C) 4F 48:00 (3/32) breezing gate. He has four half siblings, three raced, with one winner. His unraced dam is a half to the multiple graded stakes warrior Kingdom Found. The second dam won a listed stakes.


Warrant (War Front - La Pascua, by Caerleon) (C) 4F :48.05 (2/52) handily gate. He’s a half brother to stakes winners Hot Hot Mama (23-5-3-5 166,083) and Pascal (24-6-4-2 $188,401). Their dam is a French stakes winner. The third dam Olmec is a blue hen. Her offspring have produced European Horse of the Year and top sire Dancing Brave, French Champion filly Joypha and the top race mare Sand Springs.

Summer Front (War Front - Rose of Summer, by El Prado) (C) 4F :48.08 (4/52) Handily gate. He’s a half brother to Hollywood Starlet (G1) heroine Laragh (8-4-0-1 $ 579,877) who also placed third in the BC Juvenile Fillies Turf. Their unraced dam is a half to Hollywood Futurity victor Siphonic (7-3-2-2 $774,778) who was third in the BC Juvenile.

Kir (Bernardini - Cassis, by Red Ransom) (C) 4F :48.25 (7/52) breezing. His full brother won his debut at Lingfield in England earlier this year. His dam is a Group 3 winner in England and placed in a couple of other group stakes. She’s a half sister to the dam of Champion Juvenile filly Storm Song. High Cotton was also produced from this distaff family.

Input (Empire Maker - Introducing, by Deputy Minister) (C) 4F :48.25 (7/52) handily. None of his half siblings, all fillies, have made it to the races. His dam won one of five starts in England. She needed 4 tries to win. She’s a half sister to the turf router Midships, winner of the Charles Wittingham Memorial (G1) and other graded stakes (16-5-5-3 $ $528,041). She’s also a half sister to Staging Post, who is a G1 placed turf router and Principal Role who is an English G1 winner. The second dam Interim was Group placed in England and won the La Prevoyante H (G2) in the US. The Champion Turf are Wandesta and the top turf mare Proviso are distant relatives.

Powerofone (A.P. Indy - Byzantine, by Quiet American)(C) 5F 1:03.88 (12/16) breezing gate. Two of three half siblings are winners. His dam is a hardy listed stakes winner and placed in a couple of graded stakes with an overall record of 37-8-4-8 ($565,590). She is a half sister to stakes winners Roses N’ Wine and Pete’s Fancy, who is the dam of San Diego Handicap hero Tres Borrachos and stakes winner Chinglish.

Night Site (Giant's Causeway - Sightseek, by Distant View) (C) 4F :49:99 (32/52) breezing. He’s a son of the tough multiple stakes winning mare Sightseek (20-12-5-0 $2,445,216). His half brother Raison d'Etat recently won his maiden in his second start and will likely be pointed towards stakes races this meet.

Xs Belle (Dynaformer - Queenie Belle, by Bertrando) (F) 4F :52.02 (44/52) breezing. Xs Belle is a half sister to BC Distaff heroine Unrivaled Belle (14-6-6-1 $1,854,706). Her dam is a multiple G2 winner and has earned $624,790 in 22 starts.


Good Deed (Broken Vow - Hidden Assets, by Mt. Livermore)(F) 5F 1:02.40 (6/15) breezing gate. She was sixth in her debut at Saratoga (8/6). She’s a half sister to the multiple stakes winning sprinters Country Day (14-6-2-1 $ $247,829) and Due Date (30-8-1-4 $276,788). Their dam won the Shirley Jones Handicap (G3) and placed in four other stakes (13-5-3-1 $298,313). She’s a half to G3 winner Smooth Runner. This female family produced the multiple G1 winner Codex.

Quick Silver Song (Unbridled's Song - Saudi Poetry, by Storm Cat) (F) 5F 1:03.40 (7/15) breezing gate. Her full brother and sister and a half brother have all raced but none have won. Her dam won 5 of 15 starts including a Grade 3 race.

Congenial (Pulpit - Charming N Lovable, by Horse Chestnut (SAF)) (C) 4F :49.40 (6/23) breezing. He’s a second foal. His half brother Apply makes his debut in a MSW at Del Mar on 8/27. Their dam was lightly raced but won the Flawlessly S. (HOL, 8fT) (7-3-0-1 $146,240). She’s a half to American Derby(G2,9.5FT) hero Mananan McLir and listed winner Sandra’s Rose. The second dam St. Lucinda is stakes placed.

Del Mar:

Emerald Gold (War Front - Dina Gold, by Seeking the Gold) (F) 6F 1:12.80 (1/9) handily. Won in her second start (7/30) at Del Mar. She’s the third foal and filly for her dam. Her half sister Blading Gold Ring (8-3-1-2 $78,410) was stakes placed at two and three. Her other half sister Golden Dina (3-1-1-1 $29,650) is a stakes placed juvenile. Their dam was unplaced in 14 tries. She’s a half to two stakes placed runners. Travers/Whitney hero Will’s Way and Met Mile/Whitney victor Tizway are distant relatives.

Customer Base (Lemon Drop Kid - Little Cat Feet, by Tale of the Cat) 6F 1:12.80 (1/9) handily. She’s a half sister to Manatee Stakes winner Hyperlink (17-5-5-2 $192,060). Hyperlink needed three starts to win her maiden. Her half brother is 0 for 3. Her dam also needed three attempts to win. The dam is a half sister to stakes placed On My Dime and another half sibling is a steeplechaser. The third dam Pattern Step won the Hollywood Oaks (G1) and she is the grand-dam of Arkansas Derby hero Archarcharch.

Handfull (Comic Strip - Honoree Lady, by Roman Dancer) (F) 4F :47.20 (3/55) handily gate. She’s a first foal. Her unraced dam is a half sister to the multiple stakes placed veteran Iced Out (45-4-7-6 $191,618).

Dreamcaster (Bernardini - Winendynme, by Dynaformer)(F) 6F 1:14.20 (6/9) handily. She won her debut at Del Mar (8/7) (video). She’s the fourth foal produced by her dam. Two half siblings have raced, one is a winner. Their dam Winendynme (16-5-1-3 $295,131) was a good turf mare and she won the Manhattan Beach S.(Hol,5.5fT); Tuzla S.(R-Hol,5.5fT), Tranquility Lake S.(R-Hol,8fT) and placed in a few others. She holds the only blacktype in two generations, although there are multiple Group 1 winners farther back in the pedigree.

Always Tempting (Stormy Jack - Tempting, by Moscow Ballet) (F) 5F 1:00.40 (5/39) handily. She’s the fifth foal for her dam and three half siblings are winners. Her dam is a half sister to the dam of a stakes placed runner, but that’s it for black type. She’s noted on the Kiddie List for her quick work.

Cosmopolitan (Harlan's Holiday - Ultrafleet, by Afleet) (F) 5F 1:00.80 (11/39) handily gate. She is foal 11 for her dam. Cosmopolitan is a half sister to BC Turf Sprint hero California Flag (21-9-0-2 $1,114,904), and his full sister, the top turf mare Cambiocorsa (18-9-0-3 $522,055). Another half brother Shadow Raider (62-10-10-8 $315,517) is stakes placed. Two other half siblings have raced and won. Their dam went 0 for 4 in her racing career, but was honored as CA Broodmare of the Year for 2008/2009. None of her siblings have blacktype.

HELEONOR RUGBY (Tribal Rule - Eleanor Rose, by In Excess) (F) 4F :48.40 (15/55) handily. She was third in the Sorrento Stakes (G3) (8/5). She’s the second foal and first filly produced by her dam. Her half brother has won once in eight tries. Her dam won a stakes over the mud and placed in two other stakes over fast dirt and turf, all at a mile and beyond. Her second and third dams also have stakes wins.

Out of Bounds (Discreet Cat - Unbridled Elaine, by Unbridled's Song) (C) 4F :48.80 (18/55) handily. He’s the 6th foal. His 3/4 brother Etched (10-7-0-0 $587,586) is a multiple graded stakes winner, and includes the Nashua Stakes on his resume. Out of Bounds’ half sisters are unraced, but one half brother, Blunt, was recently 10th in his maiden attempt at Saratoga. Their dam is BC Distaff heroine Unbridled Elaine (11-6-2-1 $1,770,740). She’s a half sister to Ashland S(G1) winner Glitterwoman (23-10-9-3 $1,256,805), who is the dam of Suburban hero Political Force.

Transatlantic (A.P. Indy - Safari Queen (ARG), by Lode) (C) 4F :49.40 (23/55) handily. He’s the first foal for his dam who was the Argentinian Champion Two Year Old. Safari Queen (19-9-4-0 $632,239) raced in the US as a three and four year old, winning the Long Island H.(G2,12FT), La Prevoyante H.(G3,12FT), Orchid H.(G3,12FT), and Bewitch S.(G3,12FT). The second and third dam are Argentinian G1 winners.


BLACK RHINO (El Corredor - Foreign Aid, by Danzig)(G) 4F :47.60 (2/37) handily. In his last start, Black Rhino was fourth in the Sanford Stakes. His underachieving dam placed in some listed stakes but was out of the money in all graded attempts. Black Rhino’s distaff family is racing royalty. His dam is a half sister to Champion mare Inside Information, dam of Champion Filly Smuggler. She’s also a half to the top race mare Educated Risk. His second through fourth dams are all blue hens.

SAY A NOVENA (Songandaprayer – Rabiadella, by Dynaformer) (F) 4F :48.80 (8/37) breezing. She’s the 11th foal for her dam. In her second start, Say A Novena set a new track record for 4 ½ furlongs at Monmouth Park (video). She was second in the Matron (G2) at Saratoga and recently won the Colleen Stakes at Monmouth (video). Say A Novena is a half to the multiple Grade 2 winner Diadella (20-6-5-2 $563,274), listed stakes winner El Kingdom (16-4-0-3 $127,673) and six other winners. Her dam Rabiadella (24-7-1-1 $263,450) won the Senorita Breeders’ Cup Stakes and Monrovia Handicap, both Grade 3 contests.

Santa Anita:

Bursquel (Artie Schiller - Floreana, by Bailjumper) (F) 5F :59.80 (1/20) handily. She’s the 9th foal for her dam. Her half brother D’artangnans’spirit (46-11-6-4 $341,922) was a multiple stakes winning sprinter in Florida. Her dam won her maiden in her sixth start. She is a half sister to the G3 winner Happy In Space, and stakes winner Mosquera, the dam of multiple G2 winner Bank Audit.

Excessive Pride (In Excess (IRE) - Pleasing, by Falstaff) (C) 5F 1:02.00 (17/20) handily. He’s a full brother to Indiana Derby (G3) winner Excessivepleasure (20-5-5-2 $1,080,915). Excessive Pride is the 8th foal. All of his siblings have raced and four are winners.

Ruler of Dubai (Tribal Rule - O K Topless, by Old Topper) (G) 5F 1:01.60 11/20 handily. He has won two of four starts, including the Graduation Stakes at Del Mar (8/3). He’s the first foal produced by his dam. She placed in a couple of stakes as a two year old, and retired with a 20-3-8-7 ($125,014) record.

Transcend (Candy Ride (ARG) - Ivory Tower (ARG), by Southern Halo) (C) 5F 1:01.80 (13/20) Handily. He’s the third foal produced by his dam. He has two full brothers. One is unraced and the other needed six tries to win his maiden. Their dam is a Group 1 winner in Argentina.


Lisa T. (Awesome Again - Supercharger, by A.P. Indy) (F) 5F :59.45 (2/22) breezing. She’s a half sister to Kentucky Derby Champ Super Saver and stakes winner Brethren. Their dam is a full to G1 winner Girolamo and to the dam of Bluegrass Cat.

Restitution (Smart Strike - Lassie's Legacy, by Deputy Minister) (C) 5F :59.76 (3/22) handily gate. He’s the fifth foal and first colt for his dam. Three of four half sisters are winners and two, Aspiring (17-2-3-2 $132,227) and Happy Week (15-5-2-4 $185,976) are multiple stakes placed. Their dam won once in eight tries, but her family is racing royalty. She’s a half sister to the top sires A.P. Indy, Summer Squall, and the rest of the family includes the sires Honor Grades, Eavesdropper, Saithor, plus the dam of the multiple G1 turf star Court Vision. The second dam Weekend Surprise, third dam Lassie Dear and fifth dam Missy Baba are all blue hens.

Spring to the Sky (Langfuhr - Seek to Soar, by Seeking the Gold) (C) 5F 1:00.89 (4/22) breezing. He’s the second foal produced by his dam. His half sister is 0 for 4. Their dam is a half sister to the stakes winner Much Rejoicing and stakes placed Shine Softly. The second dam Soaring Softly was the 1999 Champion Turf Mare.

DULLAHAN (Even the Score – Mining My Own, by Smart Strike) (C) 4F :48.09 (2/58) breezing. The half brother to Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird was second on the lawn at Saratoga (8/13) (video) . Dullahan is the third colt produced from Mining My Own. Her second foal, Brother Bird (by Yonaguska) never recorded a stakes win, but had a decent 9-2-3-2 record.

Fly Ride (Street Cry (IRE) - Gran Senorita, by El Gran Senor) (C) 5F 1:00.94 (6/27) breezing turf training. He’s a 6th foal. His half sister Gilded Gold (22-8-3-3 $410,182) is a multiple stakes winner over the lawn. Three other half siblings have raced and one was successful. Their unraced dam is a half sister to two stakes winners and the second dam Hope For A Breeze won the Mazarine S.(G3) and a couple of listed races.

Power World (Distorted Humor - Purrfectly, by Storm Cat) (C 4F :50.93 (26/31) breezing.. After winning his debut, he was second in the Bashford Manor (G3) and Sanford Stakes (G2). Power World is a half brother to Santa Caterina (10-3-3-2 $645,260), the heroine of Hollywood Breeders’ Cup Oaks (G-1). The talented filly placed in the Frizette (G-1) Debutante (G-1) and Breeder’s Cup Juvenile Fillies (G-1) as a juvenile. Power World’s dam Purrectly is a half sister to the Juvenile English Champion filly Culture Vulture.

Twill Be (Tiznow - Little Bonnet, by Coronado's Quest) (C) 4F :49.85 (32/57) breezing. He’s a half to Hopeful Stakes winner Boys at Tosconova (4-2-2-0 $562,060). Twill Be’s other half brother won once in eight attempts. Their dam placed in a listed stakes. The second dam Valid Bonnet was a multiple G3 winner.

Dancing Solo (Giant's Causeway - Dancing Alone, by Kingmambo) (F) 5F 1:00.77 (21/27) breezing turf training track. She’s the first foal for her unraced dam. Dancing Alone is a full sister to multiple G1 turf mare Voodoo Dancer. A half sister produced Stephen Foster victor Pool Play.

Margano (Dynaformer - La Ville Rouge, by Carson City) (C) 5F 1:02.44 (16/27) breezing turf training. He’s a full brother to Champion Barbaro. His full brothers Nicanor and Lentenor are stakes placed. A half brother, Holy Ground, is a stakes winner.

Street Thug (Street Sense - Richbabe, by Richman) (C) 4F :48.89 (15/58) breezing gate. He’s the 4th foal. His precocious half sister Richwoman (7-3-1-2 $169,920) won the Debutante Stakes (CD, G3, 6F) and Cinderella Stakes (5.5F) as a juvenile. Street Thug has two half brothers, one started three times placing second and third, but didn’t win. Their dam won a couple of stakes races and is a half sister to a listed winner.