LEXINGTON, KY (June 16, 2016) – Jhelkabyz, a graduate of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, won Kazakhstan’s 2000 Guineas on Sunday, June 12, at Almaty Hippodrome.
Gainesway, agent, consigned the 3-year-old colt by Afleet Express out of the Corinthian mare Be With Me to the September Sale. He was purchased for $3,000 by BBA Ireland and leading Kazakhstan bloodstock agent Akhat Razak.
Jhelkabyz is owned by Baltabek. He is trained and was ridden by Nurdan Sharshenbaev.