Keeneland Sales Graduate Palace Malice Heavy Favorite in Westchester

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LEXINGTON, KY (May 9, 2014) – Belmont (G1) winner Palace Malice, purchased by owner Dogwood Stable at Keeneland’s 2012 April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale, seeks to burnish his credentials as top older horse in Sunday’s Westchester (G3) at Belmont. Among the other notable Keeneland sales alumni competing this weekend are: Ben Ali (G3) winner Frac Daddy in the Man o’ War (G1) and graded stakes winners My Wandy’s Girl, Grace Hall and Fiftyshadesofhay, co-high weights in the Ruffian (G2), both at Belmont; and Jacques Cartier Stakes winner Dan the Tin Man, who carries co-high weight in the Vigil (G3) at Woodbine.

SATURDAY, May 10

PETER PAN S. (G2), Belmont, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs

MATTERHORN, 3YO colt by Tapit – Winter Garden ($110,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Hoby Kight) O- Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith; B- Town & Country Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

IRISH YOU WELL, 3YO colt by Broken Vow – Pun ($170,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Donegal Racing) O- Donegal Racing; B- Dell Hancock & Bernie Sams (KY); T- Wayne Catalano

LAZARO BARRERA S. (G3), Santa Anita, 7 Furlongs, 3YOs

FEROCIOUS, 3YO colt by Tale of the Cat – La Danielle ($75,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Beau Lane Bloodstock, agent, Buyer- McMahon & Hill Bloodstock; $145,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent, Buyer- DWF Inc) O- Kretz Racing; B- Andres Bezzola (KY); T- Ron Ellis

TONITO M., 3YO colt by Rock Hard Ten – Esther’s Big Band ($4,500, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- Machmer Hall & Pony World Farm; $12,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Select Sales, agent, Buyer- Jaime Cervera) O- M Racing Group; B- Hilbert Thoroughbreds & Menard Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

TWENTY PERCENT, 3YO colt by Dixie Union – Cranberry Muffin ($45,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Marshall Silverman, agent; Buyer- Mt. Baldy Equine) O- Haymes or Kenney or Wonderland Racing Stables; B- Mr. & Mrs. Charles McGinnes (MD); T- Doug O’Neill

PUPPY MANNERS, 3YO colt by Kitten’s Joy – Clear Decision ($95,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Jerry Hollendorfer) O- Hollendorfer or Myers or Todaro; B- Dr. John Cummins and Ken & Sarah Ramsey (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

SUNDAY, MAY 11

MAN O’ WAR S. (G1), Belmont, 1 3/8 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up

FRAC DADDY, 4YO colt by Scat Daddy – Skipper’s Mate ($20,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent, Buyer- Sugar Valley Farm; $50,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent, Buyer- Ken McPeek, agent) O- Magic City Thoroughbred Partners; B- Nancy Leonard Living Trust (KY); T- Ken McPeek

RUFFIAN H. (G2), Belmont, 1 Mile, 4YOs & Up, F&M

MY WANDY’S GIRL, 5YO mare by Flower Alley – Unbridled Secret ($40,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent, Buyer- Machmer Hall & Cherokee Equine; $50,000 RNA, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Select Sales, agent) O- Guillermo Berrios; B- PHW Equine Investments (KY); T- M. Hushion

PARC MONCEAU, 4YO filly by Giant’s Causeway – French Park ($260,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Barry Schwartz) O- Barry Schwartz; B- Gainesway Thoroughbreds (KY); T- M. Hushion

GRACE HALL, 5YO mare by Empire Maker – Season’s Greetings (IRE) ($95,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent; Buyer- Anthony Dutrow) O- Alpha Delta Stables; B- Darley (KY); T- Bill Mott

FIFTYSHADESOFHAY, 4YO filly by Pulpit – Quiet Kim ($175,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consingor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Smack Down Stable) O- Pegram or Watson or Weitman; B- WinStar Farm (KY); B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Bob Baffert

WESTCHESTER S. (G3), Belmont, 1 Mile, 4YOs & Up

PALACE MALICE, 4YO 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

RED RIFLE, 4YO colt by Giant’s Causeway – May Night ($250,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Maverick Racing) O- WinStar Farm; B- Twin Creeks Farm, Tom Clark & Nancy Clark (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

VIGIL S. (G3), Woodbine, 7 Furlongs, 4YOs & Up

DAN THE TIN MAN, 4YO gelding by Songandaprayer – Mrs. M ($22,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Moreau Bloodstock International, agent; Buyer- Kelynack Racing & Steve Duffield) O- Debmar Stables; B- Moreau Bloodstock International (FL); T- R. Griffith

VICTORY EXCHANGE, 4YO colt by Exchange Rate – Victorious Ami ($75,000 RNA, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent) O- Ivan Dalos; B- Tall Oaks Farm (ON); T- J. Carroll

BEAR NO JOKE, 6YO gelding by It’s No Joke – Nithi ($72,000, 2009 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- El Scott Farm) O- Bear Stables; B- James Everatt, Janeane Everatt & J. Arika Everatt-Meeuse (ON); T- R. Baker

DELEGATION, 5YO gelding by Speightstown – Cindy’s Hero ($62,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- All in Sales) O- Gary Barber; B- Tom & Elizabeth Baxter (KY); T- Mark Casse

GO BLUE OR GO HOME, 5YO gelding by Bluegrass Cat – Go Baby Go (IRE) ($90,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Morgan’s Ford Farm; Buyer- Jim & Susan Hill) O- Jim & Susan Hill; B- Morgan’s Ford Farm & WinStar Farm (VA); B- Morgan’s Ford Farm & WinStar Farm (VA); T- Reade Baker

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