Super Saver

Quality Road Edges Super Saver in Tight Freshman Sire Race

Lane’s End Farm stallion Quality Road emerged as the leading freshman sire of 2014, narrowly edging WinStar Farm’s Super Saver, according to statistics published at Bloodhorse.com that include earnings in the Northern Hemisphere outside of Japan and Hong Kong. Lookin At Lucky, who stands Coolmore’s Ashford Stud, was a close third. Quality Road, a son […]

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WinStar Announces 2015 Fees; Super Saver Fee Doubles

WinStar Farm announced 2015 stud fees for most of its 22-stallion roster, which is headed again by leading sire Distorted Humor at $100,000 S&N, and includes a new fee for leading freshman sire Super Saver. Super Saver will stand 2015 for $35,000 stands and nurses fresh off a stellar first crop of 2-year-olds in 2014 […]

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Hairline Fracture Sidelines Competitive Edge

Undefeated 2-year-old Competitive Edge will miss the remainder of the year after sustaining a hairline fracture to his left foreleg. The Daily Racing Form reports that the injury was discovered on Sunday, after the colt came back from a morning gallop. Trainer Todd Pletcher told the DRF that the son of Super Saver was “a […]

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$600,000 Trappe Shot Colt Tops Day 5 of Keeneland September

The 71st Keeneland September Yearling Sale took a day off Friday and resumed Saturday with the sale of a colt for $600,000, while overall figures held steady from the corresponding session last year. “There was good strength at the top of the market and plenty of interest all the way through,” Keeneland Director of Sales […]

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PR Special Keeneland Day 4: A New Style of Horsepower

The Keeneland September Yearling Sale marches on Thursday with the final group of Book 1 offerings. Here’s what you’ll find in today’s edition of the PR Special, being distributed on the sales grounds: Ray Paulick introduces us to a new player at the Keeneland sale who is pursing the racing dream the way he has pursued […]

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PR Special Keeneland Day 2: Sizing Up Freshman Sires

As the Keeneland September Yearling Sale resumes in Lexington Tuesday, the Paulick Report is pleased to present another print publication being distributed on the sales grounds. In this PR Special, Ray Paulick looks at the evolving process of valuing freshman sires over time. Frank Mitchell has his Five to Watch for the second session and turns his Stallion Spotlight on Tiznow. We meet […]

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Competitive Edge Overpowers Rivals to Win Hopeful Stakes

Competitive Edge took command on the far turn and never looked back as he cruised to a 5 3/4-length victory in the Grade 1 Hopeful Stakes at Saratoga. The 2-year-old colt is from the first crop of Kentucky Derby winner, Super Saver, who also sired the runner-up, I Spent It. A field of seven went […]

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Woodbine presents Bloodlines: Super Saver Makes Strides

One of the annual rituals in racing and breeding circles is to watch for signs of young sires who are emerging with more than average promise. This is one of the endless pleasures of the sport, as we assess form and weigh brilliance in the balance. Earlier this year at the sales of 2-year-olds in […]

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I Spent It Becomes First Winner for Super Saver

WinStar Farm freshman sire Super Saver sired his first winner Wednesday, July 2nd when his 2-year-old colt I Spent It, a $600,000 purchase earlier this year, overcame early trouble to impressively capture his debut in a $75,000 Maiden Special Weight dash at Belmont Park. Well backed at 7-2 odds for his debut, I Spent It […]

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Barretts May Sale Kicks Off May 12

The Barretts May two year-olds in training sale will kick off at the Hinds Pavilion at Fairplex Park on May 12, starting at 2 p.m. PDT. This could be the last May sale at its current location, as Fairplex’s future as a racing and sales venue is still up in the air. 129 horses, plus […]

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