LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 10, 2017) – Keeneland sales graduates comprise half the field entered for Saturday’s Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap (G1) and include highweight Flatlined, winner of the Ft. Lauderdale (G2) in January, and Grade 1 winners Beach Patrol and Divisidero.
On the same race card, Keeneland sales alum Blofeld defends his title in the Hardacre Mile Gulfstream Park Handicap (G2), where he will meet Squadron A, winner of the Mr. Prospector (G3) at Gulfstream on New Year’s Day, and Tamarac Stakes winner Zulu.
Keeneland sales graduates also are competing in other graded stakes across the country this weekend.
Conquest Enforcer, purchased by owner Loooch Racing Stables at the 2016 November Breeding Stock Sale and winner of the Mathis Brothers Mile (G2) in late December, is entered in the Arcadia (G2) at Santa Anita on Saturday. Also set to go postward in the Arcadia is Grade 1 winner and September Yearling Sale graduate Ring Weekend.
Undefeated stakes winner and September Sale alum Fact Finding seeks points on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) in Saturday’s Sam F. Davis (G3) at Tampa Bay Downs.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11
GULFSTREAM PARK TURF H. (G1), Gulfstream, 1 1/8 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up
BEACH PATROL, 4YO colt by Lemon Drop Kid – Bashful Bertie ($250,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Elm Tree Farm; Buyer- Ben Glass, agent) O- James Covello, Sheep Pond Partners & Head of Plains Partners; B- Nancy Shuford (KY); T- Chad Brown
FLATLINED, 5YO gelding by Flatter – Buttercup’s Song ($65,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Prairie Lane Farms) O- Brian Hytrek, Rodney Paden & Ryan Kuhn; B- B&B Thoroughbreds Inc & Marty Hughes (KY); T- Charles Dickey
DIVISIDERO, 5YO horse by Kitten’s Joy – Madame Du Lac ($250,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hinkle Farms; Buyer- Margaux Farm, agent) O- Gunpowder Farms; B- Hinkle Farms (KY); T- W.B. Bradley
EIRIGH, 6YO gelding by More Than Ready – Pleasant N Low ($100,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Michael Byrne, agent; Buyer- Donegal Racing) O- Donegal Racing; B- Cavendish Investing (ON); T- Todd Pletcher
HARDACRE MILE GULFSTREAM PARK H. (G2), Gulfstream, 1 Mile, 4YOs & Up
HY RIVERSIDE, 5YO gelding by Macho Uno – Sarcasm ($32,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Dapple Stud, agent; Buyer- SJT Racing Stables) O- Mar Racing Stable; B- Amy Dunne (FL); T- Antonio Sano
BLOFELD, 5YO horse by Quality Road – Storm Minstrel ($135,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Indian Creek, agent; Buyer- WEF Stable) O- Glencrest Farm & JSM Equine; B- Keats Grove Farm (KY); T- G.R. Arnold II
SQUADRON A, 7YO horse by Unbridled’s Song – Peaks Mill ($175,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock Sale, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Grey Flight) O- Carolyn Vogel; B- Patterson Bloodstock & Taylor Made Stallions (KY); T- Dale Romans
ZULU, 4YO colt by Bernardini – Temporada ($400,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Betz Thoroughbreds, agent; Buyer- Northwest Stud) O- Stonestreet Stables, Michael Tabor, Susan Magnier & Derrick Smith; B- Ron Magers & Robert Marcocchio (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
SANTA MARIA S. (G2), Santa Anita, 1 1/16 Miles, 4YOs & Up, F&M
MIDNIGHT TOAST, 4YO filly by Midnight Lute – Mahalo ($55,000 RNA, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; $40,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent) O- D P Racing; B- William Graham (ON); T- Jim Cassidy
LADY TAPIT, 5YO mare by Tapit – Temperence Gift ($675,000 RNA, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent) O- C R K Stable; B- Dattt Farm (KY); T- Peter Eurton
ARCADIA S. (G2), Santa Anita, 1 Mile (T), 4YOs & Up
RING WEEKEND, 5YO gelding by Tapit – Free the Magic ($310,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- West Point Thoroughbreds & St. Elias) O- St. Elias Stable & West Point Thoroughbreds; B- Gainesway Thoroughbreds (KY); T- H. Graham Motion
CONQUEST ENFORCER, 4YO colt by Into Mischief – Keen Victory ($785,000, 2016 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Loooch Racing) O- Loooch Racing Stables, Imaginary Stables or Ritchie; B- Tall Oaks Farm (ON); T- Philip D’Amato
SAM F. DAVIS S. (G3), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs
FACT FINDING, 3YO colt by The Factor – Sweet Belle ($100,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Nursery Place, agent; Buyer- Tally Ho Stud) O- Stonestreet Stables, Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith; B- Nursery Place & Partners (KY); T- Todd Pletcher
SIX GUN SALUTE, 3YO colt by Colonel John – Well Dressed ($80,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; Buyer- Eoin Harty, agent) O- Casner Racing & Equilette; B- Susan Casner (KY); T- Eoin Harty
SUWANNEE RIVER S. (G3), Gulfstream, 1 1/8 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up, F&M
PUCA, 5YO mare by Big Brown – Boat’s Ghost ($90,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent; Buyer- Donegal Racing) O- Donegal Racing; B- Jerry Crawford & Paul Pompa Jr. (KY); T- Bill Mott
CALI THIRTY SEVEN, 5YO mare by Eskendereya – Mama Tia ($85,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bedouin Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- DeBerdt & Scanlon, agent) O- Crush Management & D.J. Stable; B- Atlas Farm & Conor Doyle (KY); T- Joe Orseno
TEMPLE FUR, 4YO filly by Temple City – Fashion Fur ($5,000 RNA, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent) O- Stirrup Trouble; B- Reiley McDonald (KY); T- Jessica Campitelli
TAMPA BAY S. (G3), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up
CATAPULT, 4YO colt by Kitten’s Joy – Gata Bella ($350,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- IBS) O- Woodford Racing; B- Breffini Farm (KY); T- Chad Brown
CONQUEST PANTHERA, 5YO gelding by Kitten’s Joy – Lastofthsummerwine ($100,000, 2016 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Mark Casse, agent) O- Gary Barber; B- Ken & Sarah Ramsey (KY); T- Mark Casse
LAMBHOLM SOUTH ENDEAVOUR S. (G3), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up, F&M
NO FAULT OF MINE, 5YO mare by Blame – Single Solution ($100,000 RNA, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Sweezey & Partners, agent) O/B- Lothenbach Stables (KY); T- Chris Block
EMERALD POND, 5YO mare by More Than Ready – Emma Song ($150,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Paul Pompa) O- John James Revocable Trust; B- Fred W. Hertrich III & John D. Fielding (KY); T- Gerald Aschinger
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12
SAN VICENTE S. (G2), Santa Anita, 7 Furlongs, 3YOs
LAW ABIDIN CITIZEN, 3YO gelding by Twirling Candy – Honest Answer ($100,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Mark Glatt) O- Dan Agnew, Gerry Schneider & John Xitco; B- Hill ‘n’ Dale Equine Holdings (KY); T- Mark Glatt
BLABIMIR, 3YO colt by Tapizar – Starlight Lady ($115,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Brandywine Farm; Buyer- Hal Hatch, agent) O- Reddam Racing; B- Brandywine Farm (KY); T- Doug O’Neill
ILIAD, 3YO ridgling by Ghostzapper – Little Swoon ($50,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Romans Racing & Sales, agent, Buyer- Unicorn Racing; $80,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent, Buyer- Bradley Thoroughbreds) O- Kaleem Shah; B- Sungyeoun Lim (KY); T- Doug O’Neill