Keeneland Sale Alum Game On Dude Seeks Third Consecutive Gold Cup Victory

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LEXINGTON, KY (June 27, 2014) – Keeneland sales alumni dominate entries for the Gold Cup at Santa Anita (G1), comprising five of its seven starters, led by multiple Grade 1 winner Game On Dude, who captured the race previously known as the Hollywood Gold Cup in 2012 and 2013. Highlighting the 45 Keeneland sales graduates competing in graded stakes coast-to-coast this weekend are: Black-Eyed Susan (G2) winner Stopchargingmaria in the Mother Goose (G1) at Belmont; Grade 1 winner Regally Ready in the Firecracker (G2) at Churchill Downs; Cozze Up Lady, who defends her title in the Chicago Handicap (G3) at Arlington; and Grade 1 winner Golden Ticket in the Prairie Meadows Cornhusker (G3).

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 28

GOLD CUP AT SANTA ANITA (G1), Santa Anita, 1¼ Miles, 3YOs & Up

GAME ON DUDE, 7YO gelding by Awesome Again – Worldly Pleasure ($210,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent) O- Diamond Pride or Lanni Family Trust or Schiappa et al; B- Adena Springs (KY); T- Bob Baffert

FURY KAPCORI, 4YO colt by Tiznow – Gin Running ($100,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Jerry Hollendorfer) O- Awtrey or Hollendorfer or Todaro; B- Diamond A Racing Corp (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

IMPERATIVE, 4YO gelding by Bernardini – Call Her ($325,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; Buyer- John Ferguson) O- KM Racing; B- Glencrest Farm & Darley (KY); T- G. Papaprodromou

MAJESTIC HARBOR, 6YO horse by Rockport Harbor – Champagne Royale ($20,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brandywine Farm, agent; Buyer- Sean McCarthy, agent) O- Gallant Stables; B- Liberation Farm & Brandywine Farm (KY); T- Sean McCarthy

LIDERIS, 4YO colt by Mizzen Mast – Block ($36,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Over the Moon Stables) O- Dona Licha; B- Claiborne Farm & Adele Dilschneider (KY); T- P. Miller

 

MOTHER GOOSE S. (G1), Belmont, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YO Fillies

HOUSE RULES, 3YO filly by Distorted Humor – Teamgeist (ARG) ($90,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; Buyer- Leverett Miller, agent) O- Joseph Shields Jr.; B- El Catorce  Inc & WinStar Farm (KY); T- H.A. Jerkens

AMERICA, 3YO filly by A.P. Indy – Lacadena ($725,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent) O/B- Bobby Flay (KY); T- Bill Mott

STOPCHARGINGMARIA, 3YO filly by Tale of the Cat – Exotic Bloom ($47,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brookdale Sales, agent; Buyer- Woodford Thoroughbred Sales) O- Repole Stables; B- Harvey Clark & Brookdale Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

 

TRIPLE BEND S. (G1), Santa Anita, 7 Furlongs, 3YOs & Up

DECLASSIFY, 4YO colt by Orientate – Mir Cat ($8,500 RNA, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent) O- Kaleem Shah; B- Gaines-Gentry Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Bob Baffert

DRILL, 5YO horse by Lawyer Ron – Cat Dancer ($170,000 RNA, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent; $300,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, Buyer- Mourning Wood) O- Pegram or Watson or Weitman; B- Stonewall Farm Stallions (KY); T- Bob Baffert

WINE POLICE, 6YO gelding by Speightstown – Deputy Cures Blues ($190,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mulholland Springs; Buyer- Kirk & Judy Robison) O- Kirk & Judy Robison; B- John & Martha Jane Mulholland (KY); T- P. Miller

 

NEW YORK S. (G2), Belmont, 1¼ Miles (T), 4YOs & Up, F&M

SCAMPERING, 5YO mare by Afleet Alex – Miz United States ($70,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Glencrest Farm) O- Stuart Janney III; B- Hart Farm & Windways Farm (KY); T- Shug McGaughey

 

FIRECRACKER S. (G2), Churchill Downs, 1 Mile (T), 3YOs & Up

GUYS REWARD, 7YO horse by Grand Reward – Beach View ($14,000 RNA, 2007 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Legacy Bloodstock, agent; $27,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Carmichael Sales, agent) O- Michael J. Bruder; T- Dale Romans

VILLANDRY, 5YO gelding by Mr. Greeley – Al Beedaa ($50,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Cape Thorobreds) O- Gainesway Stable; B- Gainesway Thoroughbreds & Joe Cornaachia (KY); T- Charlie LoPresti

REGALLY READY, 7YO gelding by More Than Ready – Kivi ($110,000, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Vinery Stables) O- Vinery Stables; B- Grapestock (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

 

PRAIRIE MEADOWS CORNHUSKER H. (G3), Prairie Meadows, 1 1/8 Miles, 3YOs & Up

BELLARMINE, 4YO colt by Magna Graduate – Aly Capri ($25,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Darby Dan Farm, agent; Buyer- Kentucky D Stables) O- Magdalena Racing; B- John W. Phillips (KY); T- Ken McPeek

COIN BROKER, 4YO colt by Tapit – Pay On Demand ($245,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- BG Stables) O- Gainesway Stable; B- PTS Ranch (KY); T- Dale Romans

GROUND TRANSPORT, 4YO colt Big Brown – Extry ($40,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Three Chimneys Sales, agent, Buyer- E.J. Sipus Jr.; $75,000 RNA, 2012 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Richwood South, agent) O- West Point Thoroughbreds; B- River Bend Farm (KY); T- M. Stidham

GOLDEN TICKET, 5YO horse by Speightstown – Business Plan ($100,000, 2011 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Niall Brennan Stables, agent; Buyer- Carter Stewart) O- Magic City Thoroughbred Partners; B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Ken McPeek

 

IOWA DERBY (G3), Prairie Meadows, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs

SIX SPOT, 3YO gelding by Cowboy Cal – Our Resurgence ($36,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Justice Farm; Buyer- Winchell Thoroughbreds) O-  Winchell Thoroughbreds & Ron Winchell; B- Justice Farm & Greg Justice (PA); T- Steve Asmussen

JESSICA’S STAR, 3YO gelding by Magna Graduate – Bimini Knot ($32,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Darby Dan Farm, agent) O- Mark Breen; B- Elisabeth Alexander (KY); T- Michael Stidham

I GOT IT ALL, 3YO gelding by Tiz Wonderful – Polish Silk ($35,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Kingswood Farm, agent) O- Tom Swearingen Racing Stable, Denk, Carlile & Bockel; B- David Campbell, Jim Edgar & Kingswood Farm (IL); T- Tom Swearingen

 

IOWA OAKS (G3), Prairie Meadows, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs Fillies

AWESOME JILL, 3YO filly by Pioneerof the Nile – Guculka Ksenya ($20,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Vinery Sales, agent, Buyer- Lucky Six Stable; $16,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent, Buyer- Gus King) O- Agave Racing Stable; B- Champions Home Farm (KY); T- M. Lovell

SUGAR SHOCK, 3YO filly by Candy Ride (ARG) – Enthusiastically ($20,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Cathy Anderson) O- On Cloud Nine; B- Pam & Martin Wygod (KY); T- D. Anderson

THANK YOU MARYLOU, 3YO filly by Birdstone – Menifeeque ($47,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Ken & Sarah Ramsey) O- Ken & Sarah Ramsey; B- Mr. & Mrs. C.W. McNeely III (VA); T- Michael Maker

DREAM SPINNER, 3YO filly by Hard Spun – Whatdreamsrmadeof ($75,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Mark Howard) O- Red Tail Ridge Racing Stables; B- CASA Farms (KY); T- M. Raidt

 

CHICAGO H. (G3), Arlington, 7 Furlongs, 3YOs & Up, F&M

COZZE UP LADY, 5YO mare by Cozzene – The White Lady ($32,000 RNA, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent) O- Martin Racing, Morgan Thoroughbred, Westwind Property & Farfellow Farms (KY); T- W. Brett Calhoun

ALLANAH, 4YO filly by Scat Daddy – Star in the Corner ($87,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Penn Sales, Buyer- Nick de Meric, agent; $185,000, 2012 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- de Meric Sales, agent, Buyer- Kevin Hulse) O- TK Stables; B- John Penn (KY); T- K. Gorder

QUEEN’S AWARD, 7YO mare by Medaglia d’Oro – Town Queen ($170,000 RNA, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent) O- Ed Orr & Alfonso Mazetti; B- Carl Hurst, Fred Bradley & William Bradley (KY); T- E. Caramori

EDEN PRAIRIE, 4YO filly Mizzen Mast – Clerico ($50,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Lothenbach Stables) O- Lothenbach Stables; B- Dorothy Matz (KY); T- Neil Pessin

DISCO BARBIE, 4YO filly by Pure Prize – Cimmaron Lady ($15,000, 2011 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Hartwell Farm, agent; Buyer- Dundrum Farm) O- Dianne Manning; B- Iron County Farms (KY); T- D. Capuano

 

BASHFORD MANOR S. (G3), Churchill Downs, 6 Furlongs, 2YOs

GOVERNMENTSHUTDOWN, 2YO gelding by Exchange Rate – Shy Baby ($50,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent, Buyer- Stoney Lane Farm; $35,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent, Buyer- Tim & Crystal O’Donohue

 

SENORITA S. (G3), Santa Anita, 1 Mile (T), 3YO Fillies

MISS MACHIAVELLI, 3YO filly by Artie Schiller – Dontgetinmyway ($20,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Matthew Bryan) O- Big Chief Racing; B- Shane Doyle & Penny McCarthy (KY); T- Keith Desormeaux

SHEZA SMOKE SHOW, 3YO filly by Wilko – Avery Hall ($25,000, 2012 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Pope McLean, agent; Buyer- Our Stable) O- Biegler, Exline or Zubok et al; B- Butch Rice (KY); T- P. Eurton

DISREGARDED, 3YO filly by Artie Schiller – Vibration ($10,000, 2012 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services, agent; Buyer- Montesacro Farm) O- Kretz Racing; B- Ben Walden Jr. & John Stuart (KY); T- Kristin Mulhall

MORNING FIX, 3YO filly by First Samurai – Coffee ($45,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Threave Main Stud, agent) O- Mark DeDomenico or Carver or Hollendorfer; B- Meg Buckley & Tom Ryan (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

BURNING ARCH, 3YO filly by Arch – Chili Cat ($440,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Solis Bloodstock, agent) O- LNJ Foxwoods; B- Double K & Helen Alexander (KY); T- Jrry Hollendorfer

FAMOUS ALICE, 3YO filly by Kitten’s Joy – Quiet Alice ($27,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Ramsey Farm, agent) O- George Krikorian; B- Ken & Sarah Ramsey (KY); T- Tom Proctor

LEMON DE ORO, 3YO filly by Lemon Drop Kid – Estrella de Oro (GB) ($65,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent) O/B- Farfellow Farms (KY); T- W. Spawr

 

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 29

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO S. (G2), Santa Anita, 1¾ Miles (T), 3YOs & Up

BAILOUTBOBBY, 4YO gelding by Mizzen Mast – Ride Her Out ($10,000, 2011 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent; Buyer- Bortolazzo Stable) O- Calara Farms, Great Friends Stable, Jewgieniew, et al; B- Kirk & Deby Wycoff (KY); T- Doug O’Neill

LIDERIS, 4YO colt by Mizzen Mast – Block ($36,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Over the Moon Stables) O- Dona Licha; B- Claiborne Farm & Adele Dilschneider (KY); T- P. Miller

BIG KICK, 5YO gelding by Tiznow – Diamant Lady ($30,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Adena Springs, agent; Buyer- Mike Machowsky, agent) O- Marchosky or Shaw or Walters, et al; B- Adena Springs (ON); T- M. Machowsky

AMERICAN ACT, 5YO gelding by Quiet American – Revolutionary Act ($45,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent; Buyer- Gayle Van Leer, agent) O- Howard & Janet Siegel Racing; B- Camelia Casby (KY); T- J. Carava

 

VICTORY RIDE S. (G3), Belmont, 6½ Furlongs, 3YO Fillies

MILAM, 3YO filly by Street Sense – Autumnal ($95,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Barry Berkelhammer, agent) O- Joseph Sutton; B- Fred Hertrich III & John Fielding (KY); T- Eddie Kenneally

STREET STORY, 3YO filly by Street Cry (IRE) – Perfect Story ($155,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Whispering Oaks Farm) O- Whispering Oaks Farm; B- John C. Oxley (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

WEST COAST CHICK, 3YO filly by Malibu Moon – Inventive ($65,000 RNA, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; $40,000, 2012 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent, Buyer- Cantrell Family Partnership; $75,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mulholland Farm, agent, Buyer- Nick Zito, agent) O- Hurricane Boys & Richard Pell; B- Kiki Courtelis (KY); T- Nick Zito

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