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Talented Keeneland Sales Graduates, Led by Grade 3 Winner Major General, Lead Tampa Bay Derby Contenders

March 11, 2022

Keeneland sales are represented by eight of the 12 3-year-olds entered in Saturday’s Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby (G2), a prep on the 2022 Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1). Among the top contenders are Iroquois (G3) winner Major General, Sam F. Davis (G3) runner-up Shipsational, and Money Supply, winner of his career debut last month at Tampa Bay Downs. 

On Saturday at Oaklawn, multiple Grade 1 winner Shedaresthedevil defends her title in the Azeri (G2) in her season debut.

SATURDAY, MARCH 12

LAMBHOLM SOUTH TAMPA BAY DERBY (G2), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs

TRADEMARK, 3YO gelding by Upstart – Creative Trick ($37,000, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Brereton C. Jones/Airdrie Stud, agent, Buyer- Rosetown Bloodstock; $42,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent, Buyer- BBN Racing) O- BBN Racing; B- Brereton C. Jones (KY); T- Vicki Oliver

HAPPY BOY ROCKET, 3YO colt by Runhappy – Bible Belt ($250,000, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Kingswood Farm, agent, Buyer- Columbia Bloodstock; $120,000 RNA, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- St George Sales, agent) O- Frank Fletcher Racing; B- William B. Thompson Jr. (KY); T- Bill Mott

GOLDEN GLIDER, 3YO colt by Ghostzapper – Golden Scarf ($395,000 RNA, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Nursery Place, agent; Buyer- Justin Casse, agent) O- Conrad Farms; B- Nursery Place & Dicken Equine (KY); T- Mark Casse

MAJOR GENERAL, 3YO colt by Constitution – No Mo Lemons ($265,000, 2020 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent; Buyer- Northface Bloodstock; $420,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent, Buyer- Maverick Racing) O- WinStar Farm & Siena Farm; B- Circular Road Breeders (KY); T- Todd Pletche

SHIPSATIONAL, 3YO colt by Midshipman – Regal Approach ($27,000, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- James Keogh, agent; Buyer- Blackwater Sales, agent) O- Irish Smith Stable; B- Mr. & Mrs. Bertram Firestone (NY); T- Edward Barker

BELGRADE, 3YO colt by Hard Spun – Miss Prytania ($700,000, 2022 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Four Star Sales, agent; Buyer- Carl & Yurie Pascarella) O- Carl & Yurie Pascarella; B- J. R. Ward Stables (KY); T- Graham Motion

MONEY SUPPLY, 3YO colt by Practical Joke – Evita’s Sister ($400,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Ballysax Bloodstock, agent; Buyer- Klaravich Stable) O- Klaravich Stables; B- Jeff & Teresa Little and Marilyn & William Lynn (KY); T- Chad Brow

SPIN WHEEL, 3YO colt by Hard Spun – Zinzay ($100,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- BBN Racing) O- BBN Racing; B- Summer Wind Equine (KY); T- George Arnold II

 

AZERI S. (G2), Oaklawn, 1 1/16 Miles, 4YOs & Up, F&M

SHEDARESTHEDEVIL, 5YO mare by Daredevil – Starship Warpspeed ($100,000, 2017 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent, Buyer- Big Cuse Bloodstock; $20,000 RNA, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; $280,000, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Hunter Valley Farm, agent, Buyer- Flurry Racing Stables) O- Flurry Racing Stables, Qatar Racing & Big Aut Farms; B- WinStar Farm (KY); T- Brad Cox

GOLDEN CURL, 6YO mare by Curlin – Hailey d’Oro ($70,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Jim & Susan Hill) O- George Sharp; B- Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (KY); T- Shawn Davis

 

HILLSBOROUGH S. (G2), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/8 Miles (T), 4YOs & Up, F&M

TAKE CHARGE RO, 5YO mare by Will Take Charge – Big Awakening ($65,000, 2017 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- James B. Keogh, agent, Buyer- Classic Oaks Farm; $45,000 RNA, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent) O- Raroma Stable; B- William Humphries (KY); T- Brian Lynch

JEZEBEL’S KITTEN, 5YO mare by Kitten’s Joy – Truc’s Love ($40,000, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Angelantonio Freda) O- Ilium Stables; B- Ken & Sarah Ramsey (KY); T- Christopher Davis

NANTUCKET RED, 7YO mare by Get Stormy – Scarlett Madeleine ($35,000, 2020 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Richard Hogan, agent) O- Colebrook Farms; B- Diane & Guy Snowden (KY); T- Michael Wright

 

FLORIDA OAKS (G3), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles (T), 3YO Fillies

ROUGHLY A DIAMOND, 3YO filly by First Samurai – Leonor Fini (IRE) ($25,000, 2019 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lisa & Tim Turney, agent, Buyer- Tropical Racing; $65,000 RNA, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Stuart Morris, agent) O- Circle 8; B- John Price (KY); T- Michelle Nihei

PRINCESS ELIN, 3YO filly by Cairo Prince – Sing Lady Sing ($25,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- South Point Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- L R F G Racing) O- Ted Bates and Jean & Chris Barlas; B- Brereton C. Jones (KY); T- Alnaz Ali

SPICER, 3YO filly by Quality Road – Moulin de Mougin ($300,000, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent; Buyer- Mike Ryan, agent) O- Jeff Drown & Don Rachel; B- RanJan Racing (KY); T- Chad Brown

ALITTLELOVEANDLUCK, 3YO filly by Arrogate – Points of Grace ($135,000 RNA, 2020 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Burleson Farms, agent) O/T- Michael Dini; B- Helen & Joseph Barbazon (FL) 

 

SAN LUIS REY S. (G3), Santa Anita, 1½ Miles (T), 4YOs & Up

CURRENT, 6YO gelding by Curlin – Crosswinds ($725,000, 2017 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hinkle Farms, Buyer- Whitehorse Stables & Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners; $67,000, 2020 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Bluewater Sales, agent, Buyer- Jeffrey Begg) O- Marsico Brothers Racing; B- Hinkle Farms (KY); T- Brittany Vanden Berg

 

HURRICANE BERTIE S. (G3), Gulfstream, 6½ Furlongs, 4YOs & Up, F&M

FEELING MISCHIEF, 4YO filly by Into Mischief – True Feelings ($300,000 RNA to Sale 2019 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Stonehaven Steadings; Buyer- Mellon Patch) O- Mellon Patch; B- Stonehaven Steadings (KY); T- Michael Campbell

 

MICHELOB ULTRA CHALLENGER S. (G3), Tampa Bay Downs, 1 1/16 Miles, 4YOs & Up

MISCHIEF AFOOT, 5YO gelding by Into Mischief – W W American ($210,000, 2017 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent, Buyer- Rocco Bloodstock; $250,000 RNA to Sale, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Woods Edge Farm, agent, Buyer- Rebecca Galbraith & Art Watson Jr.) O- Burning Daylight Farms & Rebecca Galbraith; B- Clearsky Farms (KY); T- James Toner

DYNAMIC ONE, 4YO colt by Union Rags – Beat the Drums ($725,000, 2019 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Repole Stable & St. Elias) O- Repole Stable, Phipps Stable & St. Elias; B- Phipps Stable (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

WAR STOPPER, 5YO horse by Declaration of War – Mira Alta ($75,000, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Eisaman Equine) O- Salerno Stables & Madaket Stables; B- Rock Ridge Thoroughbreds (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

HIDDEN STASH, 4YO colt by Constitution – Making Mark Money ($50,000, 2019 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Vinery Sales, agent; Buyer- BBN II Racing) O- BBN Racing; B- Rhineshire Farm (KY); T- Vicki Oliver

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 13

LAS FLORES S. (G3), Santa Anita, 6 Furlongs, 4YOs & Up, F&M

PARK AVENUE, 4YO filly by Quality Road – Remarkable ($450,000, 2019 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Bridie Harrison, agent; Buyer- Martin Anthony) O- Hronis Racing; B- Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds (KY); T- John Sadler

EDGEWAY, 5YO mare by Competitive Edge – Magical Solution ($35,000, 2017 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Pope McLean, agent; Buyer- Erich Brehm) O- Hronis Racing; B- Pope McLean, Valerie & David Blethen (KY); T- John Sadler 

DYNASTY OF HER OWN, 4YO filly by Shanghai Bobby – Lady Dynasty ($95,000 RNA, 2018 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Castle Park Farm, agent) O- Tommy Town Thoroughbreds; B- Mr. & Mrs. Richard Kaster (KY); T- Jonathan Wong