Medal Count

Gin And Platonic First Winner For Classic-Placed Medal Count

Spendthrift Farm freshman sire Medal Count was represented by his first winner when his two-year-old colt Gin and Platonic won on debut at Monmouth Park in a $48,600 Maiden Special Weight race on dirt. Campaigned by owner Mr. Amore Stable and trainer Kelly Breen, the bay colt overcame his rail post with a sharp break […]

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Juveniles By Medal Count, Calibrachoa, Greeley’s Galaxy Fastest At Equine Sales Co. Under-Tack Show

A trio of horses clocked the fastest furlong during Sunday’s Equine Sales Co. 2-Year-Olds In Training And Horse Of Racing Age Sale, each covering the distance in :10 3/5 seconds. The horses breezed at the Copper Crowne Training Center in Opelousas, La. Following are the three horses to earn the day’s co-fastest time. Hip 26, […]

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Spendthrift Farm Launches “Safe Bet” Program For Breeders

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm has introduced a new breeding program for 2019 called the “Safe Bet” program, designed to incentivize breeders to support the farm’s fourth-year stallions. The Safe Bet program assures breeders that a stallion’s first crop of 2-year-olds will have at least one graded/group stakes winner in 2019, or the breeder will […]

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Spendthrift Farm Announces 2019 Stud Fees, Led By Into Mischief At $150,000

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm announced 2019 fees for its 25-stallion roster set to stand at the Lexington-based farm this upcoming breeding season. Among the roster are three new stallions for 2019, and Spendthrift’s stallion ranks are again spearheaded at the top by leading sire Into Mischief, whose fee has moved to $150,000 S&N and […]

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Spendthrift’s 2018 Roster Led By Into Mischief At $100,000

B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm announced 2018 stud fees for most of its roster set to stand at the Lexington-based farm this upcoming breeding season. Among the roster of 24 are three new stallions for 2018, and Spendthrift’s stallion ranks will be spearheaded at the top by leading sire Into Mischief, whose fee has moved […]

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Classic-Placed Medal Count’s First Foal A Filly Born In Lexington

Spendthrift Farm’s Medal Count, the Classic-placed, Graded stakes-winning son of Dynaformer, sired his first reported foal on Tuesday, Jan. 10 when a filly was born at Mallory Farm in Lexington, KY. Bred by Norm Kenney’s LIL Equine, LLC, the bay filly is out of the young Tale of the Cat mare Giant Cat Tale. “This […]

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G1-Placed Medal Count Retired To Spendthrift

Medal Count, Dynaformer’s classic-placed 3-year-old of 2014, has been retired and will stand stud in 2016 at B. Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm in Lexington as the newest participant in the farm’s renowned Share The Upside Program. His Share The Upside fee will be $6,500 stands & nurses on a one-year commitment, and breeders will earn […]

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Trainer Stall Has Duo Of Departing, Medal Count Ready For Firecracker

The willingness to improvise is a trait of most good horsemen. Additionally, many successful operations run their horses in races where they can succeed, but are keen to roll the dice when an opportunity is presented. After all, as the saying goes: you can’t win it if you’re not in it. Such may be the […]

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My Afleet Kicks Off Kentucky Downs Season With Dueling Grounds Derby Victory

It was truly an aptly named race. My Afleet and Medal Count staged a tremendous duel down the stretch in the inaugural running of the $250,000 Dueling Grounds Derby on opening Day at Kentucky Downs, with My Afleet emerging as the victor by a narrow nose in the 1 5/16 miles marathon over the European-style […]

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Medal Count, Global View Clash in Dueling Grounds Derby

The inaugural $250,000 Dueling Grounds Derby is one of three stakes races that headline the opening day of the 2014 Kentucky Downs meet. The unique, European-style in Franklin, Ky., will conduct five days of racing on September 6,10,13,17 and 24. The Dueling Grounds Derby, a 1 5/16-mile contest for 3-year-olds has attracted a competitive field […]

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