LEXINGTON, KY (March 20, 2017) – Malagacy, sold as a weanling at Keeneland’s 2014 November Breeding Stock Sale, remained perfect in winning Saturday’s Rebel (G2) at Oaklawn and established himself as a top contender on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). The same day at Gulfstream another November Sale graduate, Distinta, swept to victory in the Inside Information (G2).
KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES
MALAGACY, 3YO colt by Shackleford – Classiest Gem ($45,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent; Buyer- Stoney Lane Farm) Won Rebel S. (G2) on 3/18 at Oaklawn (career 3-3-0-0, $586,800) O- Sumaya US Stable; B- John Trumbulovic (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
DISTINTA, 5YO mare by Summer Bird – Miss Kitty ($7,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Polo Green Stable) Won Inside Information S. (G2) on 3/18 at Gulfstream (career 22-4-7-3, $299,715) O- VEB Racing Stable; B- Hargus & Sandra Sexton and Silver Fern Farm (KY); T- Victor Barboza Jr.
CLOTHES FALL OFF, 5YO mare by Daaher – Tequilas Dayjur ($70,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent; Buyer- Sandridge Stable) Won $125,000 Correction S. on 3/18 at Aqueduct (career 15-5-6-1, $474,160) O- Cheyenne Stables, Southern Equine Stable & Gatewood Bell; B- Dean Hayes & Shadwell Farm (KY); T- Kiaran McLaughlin
CONQUEST FARENHEIT, 3YO colt by Scat Daddy – Holy Smokie ($735,000, 2016 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent for the Complete Dispersal of Conquest Stables; Buyer- Rockingham Ranch) Won $80,880 Pasadena S. on 3/19 at Santa Anita (career 5-3-1-1, $157,745) O- Chad Littlefield & Rockingham Ranch; B- Meadow Lane Stables (KY); T- Peter Miller