Stallions

Leofric To Stand 2020 Season At Rockridge Stud In New York

Grade 1 winner, Leofric will stand his first season at stud in 2020 at Rockridge Stud in Hudson, N.Y. Earning close to $1 million, the son of Candy Ride was the victor in 2018’s Grade 1 Clark Handicap, earning a 102 Beyer Speed Figure. He also tallied victories in the G2 Fayette Stakes and G3 […]

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Itsmyluckyday Moves To Ohio For 2020 Breeding Season

Itsmyluckyday, a Grade 1 winner and stallion, has been sold to Ohio-based breeder Gigi Chiandussi, and he will stand the 2020 breeding season at Maro Veterinary Services in Youngstown, Ohio for an advertised fee of $2,000, BloodHorse reports. The 9-year-old son of Lawyer Ron previously stood at Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky., where he entered […]

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Grade 1 Winner Verrazano Sold To Stand In Brazil

In order to fill the void left by New Year’s Day, who stood only three months in Brazil before being purchased by Japanese interests, the same group of breeders purchased the multiple Grade 1 winner Verrazano from Coolmore America. By More Than Ready out of the Giant’s Causeway mare Enchanted Rock, the versatile Verrazano was […]

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Blueskiesnrainbows Sires First Winner At Indiana Grand

Blueskiesnrainbows was represented by his first winner at stud on Sept. 17 when French Vanilla won a six-furlong maiden special weight at Indiana Grand, BloodHorse reports. French Vanilla led at every point of call and extended her margin to two lengths at the finish line, completing the race in 1:15.62 over a fast main track. […]

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Lord Of Greatness Moves To Wind N’ Spring Farm In West Virginia

Lord of Greatness, an 18-time winner, has been sold and relocated to Wind N’ Spring Farm in Charles Town, W.V., for the 2020 breeding season, where he will stand for a private fee. The 13-year-old son of Greatness entered stud in 2017 at Stonewall’s Prestige Stallions in Ocala, Fla., following an on-track career that spanned […]

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Bloodlines: Strong ‘Storm’ Lines Produce International Victories

The Storm Cat line isn’t half as dead as some would have you believe. For instance, on Sunday at the Curragh in Ireland, the Shamardal colt Pinatubo, now unbeaten in five starts, added the Group 1 National Stakes to his record and is one of his sire’s best performers ever. A top-class racehorse, Shamardal has […]

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‘He Was Good To Me’: Hootenanny Returns To Ward Ranch To Stand Privately

In many ways, Hootenanny represented the best of what Wesley Ward has done as a trainer. Now, he’ll try to do the same for Ward as a stallion owner. The 7-year-old son of Quality Road relocated to Ward Ranch across the road from the Keeneland property in Lexington, Ky., this past breeding season to stand […]

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Spendthrift Farm Announces Five New Stallions For 2020

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm has announced five new stallions for the 2020 breeding season, including Breeders’ Cup Classic contender Vino Rosso, last year’s undefeated 2-year-old Maximus Mischief and five-time graded stakes winner Coal Front. Spendthrift previously announced it will stand Horse of the Year contender Mitole and Grade 1 Arkansas Derby winner Omaha Beach. […]

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Top South American Sire Luhuk Dies At Age 28

Luhuk, a European stakes winner, perennial leading sire in South America, and sire of Breeders’ Cup Marathon winner Calidoscopio, died at Haras La Quebrada in Argentina, Turf Diario reports. The 28-year-old son of Forty Niner had been living as a pensioner since 2015 when declining fertility took him out of active stallion duty. Bred in […]

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