Keeneland Sales Alum Lady of Shamrock Stamps Herself Best in the West

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LEXINGTON, KY (August 20, 2012) – Keeneland sale graduate Lady of Shamrock established herself as the top turf filly in the West with a come-from-behind win in Saturday’s Del Mar Oaks (G1). It marked the fourth victory in Lady of Shamrock’s last five starts, and her second consecutive Grade 1 win, having taken the American Oaks (G1) in July at Hollywood.

Keeneland sale alum Stephanie’s Kitten surpassed $1 million in career earnings with her win in Sunday’s Woodford Reserve Lake Placid (G2) at Saratoga.



LADY OF SHAMROCK, 3YO filly by Scat Daddy – Blushing Issue ($35,000 RNA, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent) Won Del Mar Oaks (G1) on 8/18 at Del Mar (career 10-6-1-1, $645,400) O- Hronis Racing; B- Grovendale Sales (KY); T- John Sadler

STEPHANIE’S KITTEN, 3YO filly by Kitten’s Joy – Unfold the Rose ($30,000 RNA, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Legacy Bloodstock, agent) Won Woodford Reserve Lake Placid (G2) on 8/19 at Saratoga (career 9-5-0-3, $1,104,082) O/B- Ken & Sarah Ramsey; T- Wayne Catalano

HESSONITE, 4YO filly by Freud – Lakab ($27,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- William Punk Jr.) Won $150,000 Yaddo S. on 8/17 at Saratoga (career 15-7-3-1, $500,310) O- William Punk Jr. & Philip DiLeo; B- Berkshire Stud & Waterville Lake Stables (NY); T- David Donk

MOMENT OF MAJESTY, 5YO mare by Saint Liam – Lady Indy ($50,000 RNA, 2008 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Three Chimneys Sales, agent) Won $114,254 Belle Mahone S. on 8/19 at Woodbine (career 19-4-7-3, $533,091) O- Don Meehan and Sue & Curtis Joseph; B- Nancy & Curtis Joseph (ON); T- Sue Leslie

SENSIBLE LADY, 3YO filly by Street Sense – Awesome Lady ($17,000 RNA, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent for Spendthrift Farm) Won $100,000 Coronation Cup on 8/13 at Saratoga (career 12-7-0-2, $274,330) O- Matt Lyons; B- Spendthrift Farm (KY); T- Timothy Salzman

FILARE L’ORO, 3YO filly by Hard Spun – Elusive Gold ($18,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Tim O’Donahue) Won $100,000 Dauphin Miss S. on 8/18 at Penn National (career 13-3-3-0, $161,680) O- Tim O’Donohue; B- Blue Heaven Farm (KY); T- John Robb

DON DULCE, 4YO gelding by Maria’s Mon – Sweet Eloise ($75,000, 2012 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Mike Langford) Won $100,000 Edward J. DeBartolo Memorial H. on 8/18 at Remington Park (career 15-4-3-3, $193,529) O- Michael Langford; B- Pin Oak Stud (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

LADY COHIBA, 3YO filly by Broken Vow – Cohiba Miss ($240,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Live Oak Plantation) Won $98,000 Summer Guest S. on 8/17 at Saratoga (career 6-3-1-0, $145,525) O- Live Oak Plantation; B- Mike Rutherford (KY); T- Christophe Clement

SHRUG, 4YO colt by Medaglia d’Oro – Babeinthewoods ($300,000, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Trackside Farm, agent for Liberation Farm et al; B- Spendthrift Farm) Won $93,600 Green Flash H. on 8/15 at Del Mar (career 15-4-2-, $190,380) O- Swift Thoroughbreds; B- Liberation Farm & Stonewall Farm (KY); T- Carla Gaines

FRANCOIS, 3YO gelding by Smarty Jones – Kalahari Cat ($42,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woodford Thoroughbreds, agent; Buyer- Ann Wieczorek & Arch Bloodstock) Won $66,130 Straight Line S. on 8/18 at Arlington (career 12-5-1-0, $98,222) O- Ken Fishbein; B- Cloverleaf Farms (KY); T- Charles Bettis

CORINTHIAN’S JEWEL, 3YO colt by Corinthian – Rhumb Line ($130,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- George Weaver, agent) Won $60,000 Restoration S. on 8/19 at Monmouth (career 4-2-1-0, $68,600) O- R A Hill Stable & Shirley K Stables; B- Michael Hernon, William Andrade, Blackrock Bloodstock et al (KY); T- George Weaver

EVELYN’S DANCER, 3YO filly by Songandaprayer – Seraphic Too ($4,700, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Ashview Farm, agent, Buyer- Kevin Dole; $4,500, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Chesapeake Farm, agent, Buyer- Jim Brock) Won $50,675 Hong Kong Jockey Club H. on 8/17 at Hastings Park (career 10-5-2-1, $157,652) O- Mark DeDomenico & North American Thoroughbred Horse Company; B- Bryan & Grayn Lyster, et al (KY); T- Troy Taylor



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