48 Keeneland Sales Grads Headline Spectacular Racing Weekend

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LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 27, 2013) – Grade 1 stakes-winning Keeneland sales graduates are showcased in an outstanding weekend of racing on both East and West coasts: Belmont (G1) winner Palace Malice (Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational-G1); champion Royal Delta (Beldame Invitational-G1); Justin Phillip and Private Zone (Vosburgh Invitational-G1); Liaison, Golden Ticket and Paynter (Awesome Again-G1); champion Beholder and Joyful Victory (Zenyatta-G1); She’s a Tiger (Chandelier-G1); Lady of Shamrock and Marketing Mix (Rodeo Drive-G1); and Graydar (Kelso-G2)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

JOCKEY CLUB GOLD CUP INVITATIONAL (G1), Belmont, 1¼ Miles, 3YOs & Up

PALACE MALICE, 3YO colt by Curlin – Palace Rumor ($25,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- Colin Brennan, agent; $200,000, 2012 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Niall Brennan Stables, agent, Buyer- Dogwood Stable) O- Dogwood Stable; B- W.S. Farish (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

FLOWER BOWL INVITATIONAL (G1), Belmont, 1¼ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up, F&M

MYSTICAL STAR, 5YO mare by Ghostzapper – Capture a Star ($45,000 RNA, 2008 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Ashview Farm, agent; $45,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Ashview Farm, agent, Buyer- Cheyenne Stables) O- Cheyenne Stables; T- Christophe Clement

WHITE ROSE, 3YO filly by Tapit – Garden Dance ($210,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Kaizen Stables, agent, Buyer- Whitechurch; $160,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent, Buyer- Gary Contessa, agent; $225,000, 2012 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- de Meric Sales, agent, Buyer- Hidden Brook Farm, agent) O- Jake Ballis; T- Bill Mott

JOE HIRSCH TURF CLASSIC (G1), Belmont, 1½ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up

TWILIGHT ECLIPSE, 4YO gelding by Purim – My Twilight Dancer ($1,000, 2010 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Select Sales, agent; Buyer- John Langemeier) O- West Point Thoroughbreds; B- Epona Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Tom Albertrani

BELDAME INVITATIONAL (G1), Belmont, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs & Up, F&M

ROMAN INVADER, 6YO mare by Roman Ruler – Pretty Gale (27,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent) O- David Jacobson & Christopher Dunn; T- David Christopher

ROYAL DELTA, 5YO mare by Empire Maker – Delta Princess ($8.5 million, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Chanteclair Farm, agent for complete dispersal of Palides Investments N.V. Inc.; Buyer- Besilu Stables) O- Besilu Stables; B- Palides Investments N.V. Inc (KY); T- Bill Mott

LADY COHIBA, 4YO filly by Broken Vow – Cohiba Miss ($240,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Live Oak Plantation) O- Live Oak Plantation; T- Christophe Clement

VOSBURGH INVITATIONAL (G1), Belmont, 6 Furlongs, 3YOs & Up

JUSTIN PHILLIP, 5YO horse by First Samurai – Ava Knowsthecode ($400,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Valkyre Stud, agent; Buyer- Zayat Stables) O- Zayat Stables; T- Steve Asmussen

PRIVATE ZONE, 4YO gelding by Macho Uno – Auburn Beauty ($15,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Adena Springs; Buyer- Rogelio Douglas K) O- Good Friends Stable; T- Doug O’Neill              

AWESOME AGAIN S. (G1), Santa Anita, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs & Up

LIAISON, 4YO colt by Indian Charlie – Galloping Gal ($290,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Arnold Zetcher) O- Arnold Zetcher; B- William A. Carl Estate (KY); T- Bob Baffert

GOLDEN TICKET, 4YO colt by Speightstown – Business Plan ($100,000, 2011 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Niall Brennan Stables, agent; Buyer- Carter Stewart) O- Magic City Thoroughbred Partners; T- Ken McPeek

TAKE CONTROL, 6YO horse by A.P. Indy – Azeri ($7.7 million RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; $1.9 million, 2009 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Eddie Woods, agent) O- Kaleem Shah; T- Bob Baffert

PAYNTER, 4YO colt by Awesome Again – Tizso ($325,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Zayat Stables) O- Zayat Stables; T- Bob Baffert

CHIEF HAVOC, 3YO colt by Giant’s Causeway – La Reina ($325,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Middlebrook Farm, agent; Buyer- Jeremy Noseda, agent) O- Paul Makin; T- P. Miller

ZENYATTA S. (G1), Santa Anita, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOds & Up, F&M

VIA VILLAGGIO, 4YO filly by Bernardini – Hoh Buzzard (IRE) ($300,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Jerry Hollendorfer) O- Steve Beneto; B- Michael Lynch (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

BEHOLDER, 3YO filly by Henny Hughes – Leslie’s Lady ($180,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Clarkland Farm; Buyer- Spendthrift Farm) O- Spendthrift Farm; B- Clarkland Farm (KY); T- Richard Mandella

FLASHY AMERICAN, 4YO filly by Flashy Bull – Inn Between ($5,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent; Buyer- Rocky One) O- Preston Stables; B- H & W Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Ken McPeek

AUTHENTICITY, 6YO mare by Quiet American – Court of Appeal ($250,000, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent for Dixiana Stables; Buyer- Padua Stables) O- Padua Stables; B- Dixiana Stables (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

JOYFUL VICTORY, 5YO mare by Tapit – Wild Lucy Black ($60,000, 2009 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Michael Sucher) O- Fox Hill Farms; B- William Graham (ON); T- Larry Jones

MORE CHOCOLATE, 4YO filly by Malibu Moon – Little Treasure (FR) ($45,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Calumet Farm; Buyer- PHB Racing) O- Michael Talla; B- Calumet Farm (KY); T- John Sadler

FRONTRUNNER S. (G1), Santa Anita, 1 1/16 Miles, 2YOs

ONTOLOGY, 2YO colt by Tapit – Shytoe Lafeet ($100,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Atlantic Equine Investments) O- Reddam Racing; B- Avalon Farms (KY); T- S. Callaghan

CAN THE MAN, 2YO colt by Into Mischief – Smolensk ($40,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Gus Bell, agent) O- Kaleem Shah; T- Bob Baffert

ROUNDUPTHELUTE, 2YO colt by Midnight Lute – In Secure ($65,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Trackside Farm, agent; Buyer- Pony Trail Staable) O- Pegram or Watson or Weitman; T- Bob Baffert

BOND HOLDER, 2YO colt by Mineshaft – Cielo Girl ($90,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Crupi’s New Castle Farm) O- Reddam Racing; T- Doug O’Neill

CHANDELIER S. (G1), Santa Anita, 1 1/16 Miles, 2YO Fillies

FASCINATING, 2YO filly by Smart Strike – Untouched Talent ($1.2 million, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brookdale Sales, agent; Buyer- Sikura & Lunsford) O- Lunsford & Hill ‘n’ Dale Equine Holdings; T- Bob Baffert

ANTIQUITY, 2YO filly by Pulpit – Stylish Wildcat ($450,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Indian Creek, agent; Buyer-  Martin Anthony) O- C R K Stable; T- John Sadler

AWESOME BABY, 2YO filly by Awesome Again – Miss Attractive ($220,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Margaux Farm, agent; Buyer- Ed Savant) O- Kaleem Shah; T- Bob Baffert

SECRET COMPASS, 2YO filly by Discreet Cat – Maria’s Pride ($8,500, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Brandywine Farm, agent, Buyer- Liberation Farm, agent; $90,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brandywine Farm, agent, Buyer- Reckless Farm) O- Westrock Stables; T- Bob Bsaffert

SHE’S A TIGER, 2YO filly by Tale of the Cat – Shandra Smiles ($150,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Mersad Metanovic Bloodstock) O- Mark  Dedomenico or Aldrich or Downey; T- Jeff Bonde

RODEO DRIVE S. (G1), Santa Anita, 1¼ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up, F&M 

TOPIC, 3YO filly by Discreet Cat – Quiet Maggy ($35,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Three Chimneys Sales, agent) O- Bamford & Speelman; T- Neil Drysdale

LADY OF SHAMROCK, 4YO filly by Scat Daddy – Blushing Issue ($35,000 RNA, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent) O- Hronis Racing; B- Grovendale Sales (KY); T- John Sadler

MY GI GI, 4YO filly by E Dubai – Relish the Thought (IRE) ($6,500, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent; Buyer- John Prather Jr.) O- Conner & Jacobsen; T- P. Eurton

MARKETING MIX, 5YO mare by Medaglia d’Oro – Instant Thought ($150,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Keith Lancaster, agent; Buyer- Glen Hill Farm) O- Glen Hill Farm; B- Sean Fitzhenry (ON); T- Tom Proctor

KELSO H. (G2), Belmont, 1 Mile, 3YOs & Up

EASTER GIFT, 4YO colt Hard Spun – Angel Gift ($90,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- James Herbener Jr.; Buyer- Whitehorse Stable) O- Robert LaPenta; T- Chad Brown

GRAYDAR, 4YO colt Unbridled’s Song – Sweetest Smile ($85,000 RNA, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent) O- Twin Creeks Racing Stable; T- Todd Pletcher

PRAETEREO, 5YO horse Giant’s Causeway – Deb’s Charm ($265,000, 2008 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent, Buyer- Shannon Run Stables; $250,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent, Buyer- Starlight Partners) O- Drawing Away Stable & David Jacobson; T- David Jacobson

JEFFERSON CUP (G3), Churchill Downs, 1 Mile (T), 3YOs

RAPSCALLION, 3YO colt by Speightstown – Ivy Leaf (IRE) ($70,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mineola Farm, agent) O- Newcal Stable; T- Graham Motion

GENERAL ELECTION, 3YO colt by Harlan’s Holiday – Menekineko ($70,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Threave Main Stud, agent; Buyer- Donver Stables) O- WinStar Farm; T- K. Gorder

ONE MORE CAT, 3YO colt by Discreet Cat – Won More Penny ($65,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Harry & Tom Meyerhoff) O- Harry & Tom Meyerhoff; T- Michael Trombetta

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

FUTURITY S. (G2), Belmont, 6 Furlongs, 2YOs

IN TROUBLE, 2YO colt by Tiz Wonderful ($14,000 RNA, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services, agent) O- Team D; T- Anthony Dutrow

FINANCIAL MOGUL, 2YO colt by Street Boss – Trav n’ Kris ($185,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Bedouin Bloodstock, agent, Buyer- Rocco Bloodstock; $170,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent) O- Klaravich Stables & William Lawrence; T- Richard Violette Jr.

BIG SUGAR SODA, 2YO colt by Ready’s Image – Squeakums ($45,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Kirk Robison) O- Kirk & Judy Robison; T- Steve Asmussen

MATRON S. (G2), Belmont, 6 Furlongs, 2YO Fillies

ART OF THE GAME, 2YO filly by Elusive Quality – Jade Queen ($190,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Pelican) O- Richard Pell; T- Nick Zito

GRACER, 2YO filly by Exchange Rate – Tina’s Goal ($150,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent; Buyer- Anthony Dutrow) O- Team D; T- Anthony Dutrow

JOHN HENRY TURF CHAMPIONSHIP (G2), Santa Anita, 1¼ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up

TALE OF A CHAMPION, 5YO horse by Tale of the Cat – If Angels Sang ($62,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent; Buyer- Prestonwood Farm) O- Kretz Racing; B- Judy Hicks & Kathryn Nikkel (KY); T- K. Mulhall

CODE OF CONDUCT, 5YO horse by Tapit – Rumba Punch ($250,000, 2008 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Elm Tree Farm, agent; Buyer- Ben Glass, agent) O- Barber or Brauer; T- P. Miller

OKLAHOMA DERBY (G3), Remington Park, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs

BRAVEMAN, 3YO colt by Pure Prize – House of Humor ($27,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; Buyer- Eric Antonio Delvalle) O- David Downard; B- B.P. Walden, P. Madden, L. Taylor, G. McDonald & Unbridled’s Song Syndicate (KY); T- Tim Hamm

HOLIDAY MISCHIEF, 3YO gelding by Into Mischief – Darling Daughter ($25,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Pauls Mill Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Carter Thoroughbreds) O- J.S. Offolter & Carter Thoroughbreds; T- J.S. Offolter#

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