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Keeneland September Sale Graduate Order of St George Romps in Group 1 Irish St. Leger

September 11, 2017

LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 11, 2017) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Order of St George (IRE) galloped to a nine-length victory in the Comer Group International Irish St Leger (G1) at the Curragh on Sunday.




ORDER OF ST GEORGE (IRE), 5YO horse by Galileo (IRE) – Another Storm ($550,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Blandford Stud; Buyer- Blandford Bloodstock) Won Comer Group International Irish St. Leger (G1) on 9/10 at the Curragh (career 20-10-6-1, $,023,421) O- Michael Tabor, Derrick Smith & Mrs. John Magnier; B- Paget Bloodstock (IRE); T- Aidan O’Brien

HOGY, 8YO gelding by Offlee Wild – Floy ($17,000, 2010 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Care Brook Farm, agent; Buyer- Halvorson Bloodstock, agent) Won Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint(G3) on 9/9 at Kentucky Downs (career 45-17-11-6, $1,131,927) O- Michael Hui; B- Dr. John E. Little (KY); T- Michael Maker

Keeneland sales alumni finished 1-2 in the Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf S. (G3) on 9/9 at Kentucky Downs: 

1- MISS TEMPLE CITY, 5YO mare by Temple City – Glittering Tax ($10,000 RNA, 2013 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Three Chimneys Sales, agent) O- The Club, Needle In A Haystack & Sagamore Farm; B- Bobfeld Bloodstock (KY); T- H. Graham Motion

2- Zipessa, 5YO mare by City Zip – Precious Princess ($30,000, 2012 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End; Buyer- Off the Hook, agent) O- Empyrean Stables; B- G. Watts & Sally Humphrey (KY); T- Michael Stidham

TOMMY TAYLOR, 3YO colt by Mizzen Mast – Sharp Apple ($50,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mill Ridge Sales, agent; Buyer- Margaret O’Toole) Won Betfred Supports York Against Cancer Garrowby S. (L) on 9/10 at York (career 10-2-3-1, $83,202) O- Mrs. Angie Bailey; B- John A. Chandler (KY); T- Kevin Ryan

BIG BEND, 3YO colt by Union Rags – Lenatareese ($105,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Blackburn Farm, agent; Buyer- Union Rags Racing) Won $350,000 Exacta Systems Dueling Grounds Derby on 9/10 at Kentucky Downs (career 10-3-1-1, $267,510) O- Union Rags Racing; B- Daniel Burke & Kathleen Schweizer (KY); T- Tom Proctor

ULTIMA D, 2YO filly by Scat Daddy – La Violette ($300,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent; Buyer- The People Racing) Won $348,000 Juvenile Fillies S. on 9/6 at Kentucky Downs (career 4-1-2-0, $229,178) O- For the People; B- Hunter Valley Farm, Jayne Johnson & Keith Lazarz (KY); T- Wesley Ward

SNAPPER SINCLAIR, 2YO colt by City Zip – True Addiction ($30,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Cool Hill Farm) Won $346,000 Juvenile S. on 9/6 at Kentucky Downs (career 3-2-0-0, $252,360) O- Bloom Racing Stable; B- K & G Stables (KY); T- Steve Asmussen

COWBOY CULTURE, 3YO colt by Quality Road – English Willow ($100,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Vinery Sales, agent; Buyer- Cromwell Bloodstock, agent) Won $200,000 Centaur S. on 9/6 at Indiana Grand (career 7-5-0-0, $266,980) O- Head of Plains Partners & Cheyenne Stables; B- Rhineshire Farm (KY); T- Brad Cox

INDY’S LADY, 2YO filly by Take Charge Indy – Sweet Aloha ($65,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Brookdale Sales, agent; Buyer- Owl Stable) Won $116,550 Lady Finger S. on 9/9 at Finger Lakes (career 1-1-0-0, $69,930) O- Orlando DiRienzo & Southfield Farm; B- Alan Cook (NY); T- Jeremiah Englehart

SIR DUDLEY DIGGES, 4YO colt by Gio Ponti – My Pal Lana ($72,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Cara Bloodstock, agent, Buyer- Castleton Lyons; $110,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent, Buyer- Julio Rada, agent) Won $96,540 Old Friends S. on 9/7 at Kentucky Downs (career 18-5-5-3, $752,184) O- Ken & Sarah Ramsey; B- Bernard & Karen McCormack (ON); T- Michael Maker

BARRY LEE, 2YO colt by Violence – Light of a Star ($210,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Select Sales, agent, Buyer- McMahon & Hill Bloodstock, agent; $220,000 RNA, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent) Won $75,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity on 9/9 at Arlington (career 3-2-0-0, $67,000) O- Sagamore Farm & Stanley Hough; B- Golden Pedigree (KY); T- Horacio DePaz

BET SHE WINS, 2YO filly by First Samurai – Spring Eclipse ($125,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Allied Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Alastar Thoroughbred & Michael Valdez) Won $75,000 Arlington-Washington Lassie S. on 9/9 at Arlington (career 3-2-0-1, $61,280) O- Lothenbach Stables; B- Gunpowder Farms (KY); T- Chris Block

PRINCESS KAREN, 3YO filly by Stay Thirsty – Chitka ($35,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- VanMeter-Gentry Sales, agent; Buyer- Jack Hester, agent) Won $75,000 Beverly J. Lewis S. on 9/9 at Los Alamitos (career 6-3-0-0, $120,705) O- Jeff Bonde, Edward Brown Jr. & Karen Norton; B- Bell Tower Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Jeff Bonde

LADY O’TOOLE, 2YO filly by Colonel John – O’Toole ($20,000, 2016 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Greenfield Farm, agent; Buyer- Raroma Stable) Won $60,000 Happy Ticket S. on 9/9 at Louisiana Downs (career 4-3-0-0, $82,470) O- Steve Landers Racing; B- Lansdowne Thoroughbreds (FL); T- Brad Cox

NET GAIN, 5YO gelding by Include – Triple o’ Five ($120,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- WinStar Racing, agent; Buyer- Claim to Fame Stable) Won $60,000 Unbridled S. on 9/9 at Louisiana Downs (career 27-6-5-5, $323,587) O- Greg Allen Johnson; B- Lane Thoroughbreds (IA); T- Clinton Stuart