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Keeneland Sales Graduates Earn Points on the Road to the 2016 Kentucky Derby, Oaks

November 30, 2015

LEXINGTON, KY (Nov. 30, 2015) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale alumni enhanced their standings on the roads to the 2016 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) and Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) with impressive wins on Saturday: Mohaymen remained undefeated in winning the Remsen (G2) and Lewis Bay was easily best in the Demoiselle (G2), both at Aqueduct, while Carina Mia was a 4¼-length winner of the Golden Rod (G2) at Churchill Downs.

 

KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES

MOHAYMEN, 2YO colt by Tapit – Justwhistledixie ($2.2 million, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Clearsky Farms, agent; Buyer- Shadwell Estate Co Ltd) Won Remsen S. (G2) on 11/28 at Aqueduct (career 3-3-0-0, $1,154,000) O- Shadwell Stable; B- Clearsky Farms (KY); T- Kiaran McLaughlin

LEWIS BAY, 2YO filly by Bernardini – Summer Raven ($170,000 RNA, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mill Ridge Sales, agent) Won Demoiselle S. (G2) on 11/28 at Aqueduct (career 3-2-1-0, $240,000) O/B- Alpha Delta Stables; T- Chad Brown

MIDNIGHT STORM, 4YO colt by Pioneerof the Nile – My Tina ($38,000 RNA, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Vinery Sales, agent) Won Seabiscuit H. (G2) on 11/27 at Del Mar (career 13-5-3-0, $562,110) O- Dye or A. Venneri Racing or Little Red Feather Racing; B- Alex Venneri & Majorie Post Dye (KY); T- P. D’Amato

CARINA MIA, 2YO filly by Malibu Moon – Miss Simpatia (ARG) ($410,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Three Chimneys Farm, agent) Won Golden Rod. S. (G2) on 11/28 at Churchill Downs (career 3-2-1-0, $163,840) O- Three Chimneys Farm; B- Spendthrift Farm (KY); T- Bill Mott

 

Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduates finished 1-2 in the Go for Wand H. (G3) on 11/27 at Aqueduct:

1- TARIS, 4YO filly by Flatter – Comedy ($90,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Commonwealth New Era Racing) (career 10-6-1-2, $687,700) O- Magnier, Smith or Tabor; B- Claiborne Farm & Adele Dilschneider (KY); T- Simon Callaghan

2- Mei Ling, 4YO filly by Empire Maker – Lochinvar’s Gold ($500,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Elm Tree Farm, agent; Buyer- Barry K. Schwartz) O- Barry K. Schwartz; B- Mr. & Mrs. Larry Williams (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

 

Keeneland sales alumni ran 1-2-3 in the Native Diver S. (G3) on 11/28 at Del Mar:

1- DORTMUND, 3YO colt by Big Brown – Our Josephina ($85,000 RNA, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Bona Terra Stud, agent) (career 10-8-0-1, $1,712,480) O- Kaleem Shah; B- Emilie Gerlinde Fojan (KY); T- Bob Baffert

2- Imperative, 5YO 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- R. Baltas

3- Iron Fist, 3YO colt by Tapit – Successful Outlook ($1.55 million, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Regis Farms & Stonestreet Stables) O- Regis Farms & Stonestreet Stables; B- Gainesway Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Jerry Hollendorfer

 

Keeneland sales graduates finished 1-2 in the Commonwealth Turf (G3) on 11/27 at Churchill Downs:

1- ALMASTY, 3YO ridgling by Scat Daddy – Minicolony ($45,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Blandford Stud, agent, Buyer- Baccari Bloodstock; $140,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Baccari Bloodstock, agent, Buyer- Grand Oaks) (career 10-4-1-1, $158,831) O- Rupp Racing Wentworth Brochu; B- Paget Bloodstock & Horse France (KY); T- B.H. Cox

2- Saham, 3YO colt by Lemon Drop Kid – Texas Kitty ($55,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Vinery Sales, agent, Buyer- Becky Thomas; $100,000, 2014 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Sequel Bloodstock, agent, Buyer- Chad Schumer, agent) O- Sultan Bin Mishal; B- Everest Stables (PA); T- B. Walsh

 

LAVENDER CHRISSIE, 3YO filly by Scat Daddy – Lavender Baby ($185,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- West Point Thoroughbreds) Won $315,120 Zia Park Oaks on 11/25 at Zia Park (career 7-4-0-0, $278,813) O- West Point Thoroughbreds; B- O.M. Patrick (KY); T- Dale Romans

CONSTELLATION, 2YO filly by Bellamy Road – For Royalty ($155,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Northwest Stud) Won $142,500 Furlough S. on 11/26 at Aqueduct (career 4-2-1-1, $214,800) O- LNJ Foxwoods; B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

THIRTEEN ARROWS, 4YO filly by Indian Charlie – Stop Traffic ($350,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Fox Hill Farm) Won $108,740 Zia Park Distaff on 11/25 at Zia Park (career 9-5-1-1, $214,530) O- Fox Hill Farms; B- Diamond A Racing Corp (KY); T- Larry Jones

DIRT MONSTER, 3YO colt by Line of David – Coqui ($18,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- James B. Keogh, agent, Buyer- Preston Stables; $30,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent, Buyer- E.J. Sipus Jr.; $275,000, 2014 April 2YO in Training, Consignor- Richwood South, Buyer- Tony Pennington) Won $107,120 Zia Park Sprint S. on 11/25 at Zia Park (career 14-5-4-4, $240,088) O- Teed Off Stable; B- Gaines Gentry Thoroughbreds & Hardy Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Justin Evans

SUPER SAKS, 3YO filly by Sky Mesa – Broadway Debut ($80,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Jerry Williamson) Won $83,134 Dream Supreme S. on 11/27 at Churchill Downs (career 14-4-0-1, $176,080) O- Robert Baker & William Mack; B- Kennelot Stables (KY); T- D. Wayne Lukas

LIRA, 2YO filly by Giant’s Causeway – Lerici ($170,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Todd Pletcher, agent) Won $75,000 Wait a While S. on 11/28 at Gulfstream Park West (career 2-2-0-0, $66,315) O- Mathis Stable; B- Tada Nobutaka (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

FULL SALUTE, 2YO colt by Speightstown – Mazucambera ($130,000, 2014 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Lakland Sales; Buyer- Tristan de Meric, agent) Won $75,000 Buffalo Man S. on 11/28 at Gulfstream Park West (career 7-3-3-0, $199,295) O- Morris Bailey; B- Lakland Farm (KY); T- Edward Plesa Jr.

CONTROL STAKE, 3YO colt by Discreetly Mine – Be a Quiet Honey ($25,000 RNA, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent) Won $60,000 Thanksgiving H. on 11/26 at Fair Grounds (career 12-6-3-2, $266,960) O- Maggi Moss; B- BPN (FL); T- Tom Amoss 

CODE WARRIOR, 2YO filly by Society’s Chairman – Lady Natalie ($6,000, 2014 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Shannondoe Farm, agent, Buyer- Mal McGuire; $10,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent, Buyer- J. Radosevich) Won $50,405 Golden Gate Debutante S. on 11/28 at Golden Gate (career 3-3-0-0, $76,250) O- J.C. Racing Stable; B- Pamela Edel (FL); T- Manuel Badilla