LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 17, 2017) – Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Uncontested cruised to a 5¼-length win in the Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn on Monday, and with the victory moved into fourth place on the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) leaderboard. Other recent September Sale stakes-winning alumni are Flatlined, who got up in the final strides to take the Ft. Lauderdale (G2) at Gulfstream, and Reynaldothewizard, winner for the third consecutive year of the Dubawi (L) at Meydan.
KEENELAND SALES GRADUATES
FLATLINED, 5YO gelding by Flatter – Buttercup’s Song ($65,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Prairie Lane Farms) Won Ft. Lauderdale S. (G2) on 1/14 at Gulfstream (career 19-5-4-2, $346,765) O- Brian Hytrek, Rodney Paden & Ryan Kuhn; B- B&B Thoroughbreds Inc & Marty Hughes (KY); T- Charles Dickey
REYNALDOTHEWIZARD, 11YO gelding by Speightstown – Holiday Runner ($400,000, 2007 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Harley/DeRenzo) Won Dubawi S. (L) on 1/12 at Meydan (career 27-11-2-3, $2,173,290) O- Zabeel Racing International Corp; B- Gibraltar Group (KY); T- Satish Seemar
UNCONTESTED, 3YO colt by Tiz Wonderful – Galileo’s Star ($20,000, 2015 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Forbush Farm; Buyer- Harry Rosenblum) Won $150,000 Smarty Jones S. on 1/16 at Oaklawn (career 3-2-0-0, $135,300) O- Robert LaPenta & Harry Rosenblum; B- Richard Forbush (KY); T- Wayne Catalano