Keeneland sales graduates Mr. Money and Mucho Gusto each notched their second consecutive graded stakes this weekend. Mr. Money followed his impressive Derby Day win in the Pat Day Mile (G3) with a victory in the Matt Winn (G3) at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Mucho Gusto, winner of the Lazaro Barerra (G3) in May, returned to take Sunday’s Affirmed (G3) at Santa Anita.
KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES
MR. MONEY, 3YO colt by Goldencents – Plenty O’Toole ($130,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent; Buyer- J. Stevens Bloodstock, agent) Won Matt Winn S. (G3) on 6/15 at Churchill Downs (career 8-3-2-0, $491,220) O- Allied Racing Stable; B- Spruce Lane Farm (KY); T- Bret Calhoun
Keeneland sale graduates finished 1-2 in the Affirmed S. (G3) on 6/16 at Santa Anita:
1- MUCHO GUSTO, 3YO colt by Mucho Macho Man – Itsagiantcauseway ($14,000, 2017 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Shawhan Place, agent, Buyer- Kelly Lively; $95,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Select Sales, agent, Buyer- S. R. Schwartz, agent) (career 7-5-1-1, $430,800) O- Michael Lund Peterson; B- Teneri Farm & Bernardo Alvarez Calderon (KY); T- Bob Baffert
2- Roadster, 3YO colt by Quality Road – Ghost Dancing ($525,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Stone Farm; Buyer- Speedway Stables) O- Speedway Stable; B- Stone Farm (KY); T- Bob Baffert
GOTHAM GALA, 4YO filly by Smart Strike – Fifth Avenue Ball ($260,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Clancy Bloodstock) Won $100,125 Obeah S. on 6/15 at Delaware (career 8-3-0-2, $119,090) O- Mark Grier; B- Fred W. Hertrich (KY); T- Arnaud Delacour
SUPERCOMMITTEE, 4YO filly by The Factor – Cry Hallelujah ($120,000, 2019 April Sale, Consignor- ELiTE, agent; Buyer- Meah/Lloyd Bloodstock) Won $100,000 Ginger Punch S. on 6/15 at Gulfstream (career 13-4-3-3, $207,549) O- Next Wave Racing, BG Stables & Dario Bernardi; B- Brent & Crystal Fernung & Eugene Cahalan (FL); T- Robert Falcone Jr.
DOCTOR MOUNTY, 6YO horse by Street Sense – On a Roll ($150,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Never Forever Stable) Won $100,000 Prince George’s County S. on 6/16 at Laurel (career 29-8-5-4, $499,920) O- Larry Prat & Dave Aldean; B- G. Watts Humphrey Jr., Susan Keller, Vicki Oliver & G. Watts Humphrey III (KY); T- Shug McGaughey
LEMOONA, 4YO filly by Lemon Drop Kid – Singita ($170,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Zayat Stables) Won $79,002 Possibly Perfect S. on 6/16 at Santa Anita (career 13-4-1-2, $217,445) O- Zayat Stables; B- Thor-Bred Stables (KY); T- Richard Baltas
EONS, 3YO colt by Giant’s Causeway – Golden Antigua ($300,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Clancy Bloodstock) Won $50,000 Stanton S. on 6/12 at Delaware (career 5-3-0-0, $109,165) O- Mark Grier; B- Camas Park Stud (KY); T- Arnaud Delacour