LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 13, 2013) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale alum Pianist scored her second graded stakes win of the year when she captured the Athenia Stakes (G3) on Saturday at Belmont.
KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES
PIANIST, 4YO filly by More Than Ready – Red Piano ($100,000, 2010 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Vinery, agent; Buyer- Hidden Brook Farm, agent) Won Athenia S. (G3) on 10/12 at Belmont (career 13-6-2-2, $498,450) O- Hidden Brook Farm & Dan Zucker; T- Chad Brown
KEEGSQUAW (IRE), 4YO filly by Street Cry (IRE) – Kentucky Rose (FR) ($90,000, 2009 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Peregrine SAS) Won Prix Dahlia (L) on 10/10 at Saint-Cloud (career 18-4-7-0, €113,400) O/T- Elisabeth Fabre
GIOVANNI BOLDINI, 2YO colt by War Front – Dancing Trieste ($190,000, 2011 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Millennium Farms, agent; Buyer- Kingsbury Stables) Won Irish Stallion Farms EBF Star Appeal S. (L) on 10/11 at Dundalk (IRELAND) (career 3-2-0-1, €58,018) O- Susan Magnier, Michael Tabor & Derrick Smith; T- Aidan O’Brien
VEGAS NO SHOW, 3YO colt by Hard Spun – The Hess Express ($105,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- James Herbener Jr., agent; Buyer- George & Lori Hall) Won $100,000 Coastal S. on 10/9 at Belmont (career 14-4-2-2, $232,040) O- George & Lori Hall; T- Kelly Breen
PURPLE EGG, 3YO gelding by Lion Heart – Luminous Prize ($21,000, 2010 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Betz Thoroughbreds, agent, Buyer- SKB Bloodstock; $22,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Betz Thoroughbreds, agent, Buyer- Goodwood Racing) Won $100,000 Barbaro S. on 10/9 at Delaware (career 7-4-0-1, $181,900) O- Goodwood Racing; T- Jane Cibelli
WINCHILL, 5YO horse by Tapit – Exclusive Hold ($12,000 RNA, 2009 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent) Won $75,000 First Responder S. on 10/12 at Prairie Meadows (career 21-5-4-2, $266,094) O- Pewter Stable, Robert Levy & Alex Karkenny; T- Kathleen Demasi