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Keeneland September Sale Graduates Mohaymen, Greenpointcrusader Make Sophomore Debuts in Holy Bull

January 29, 2016

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 29, 2016) – Top classic prospects Mohaymen and Greenpointcrusader, both graduates of Keeneland’s 2014 September Yearling Sale, embark on their respective roads to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) in Saturday’s Lambholm South Holy Bull (G2) at Gulfstream. Undefeated Mohaymen, purchased by owner Shadwell Stable for $2.2 million at the September Sale, won the Nashua (G2) and Remsen (G2) last fall at Aqueduct. Holy Bull highweight Greenpointcrusader, sold for $575,000 to Crupi’s New Castle at the September Sale, won the 2015 Champagne (G1) at Belmont.

On Saturday at Aqueduct, Keeneland sales graduates and stakes winners Vorticity and King Kranz highlight entries for the Withers (G3), a second weekend prep on the 2016 Road to the Kentucky Derby.

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30

LAMBHOLM SOUTH HOLY BULL S. (G2), Gulfstream, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs

MOHAYMEN, 3YO colt by Tapit – Justwhistledixie ($2.2 million, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Clearsky Farms, agent; Buyer- Shadwell Estate Co Ltd) O- Shadwell Stable; B- Clearsky Farm (KY); T- Kiaran McLaughlin

CONQUEST BIG E, 3YO colt Tapit – Seeinsbelieven ($700,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Conquest Stables) O- Conquest Stables; B- Gainesway (KY); T- Mark Casse 

GREENPOINTCRUSADER, 3YO colt by Bernardini – Ava Knowsthecode ($575,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Valkyre Stud, agent; Buyer- Crupi’s New Castle) O- St. Elias Stable, MeB Racing Stables & Brookyn Boyz Stables; B- Oakbrook Farm (KY); T- Dominick Schettino

 

FORWARD GAL S. (G2), Gulfstream, 7 Furlongs, 3YO Fillies

DAD’S KIDDO, 3YO filly by Proud Citizen – I’m Daddy’s Girl ($65,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- St. George Sales, agent; Buyer- PTK LLC) O- PTK LLC; B- Arthur St. George & James Bredin (KY); T- Dane Kobiskie

CONQUEST BABAYAGA, 3YO filly by Uncle Mo – Undercover Justice ($70,000 RNA, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Hidden Brook, agent) O- Conquest Stables; B- Bill Justice (KY); T- Mark Casse 

RONTOS LILY, 3YO filly by Big Drama – Platinum Tiara ($25,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent; Buyer- Rontos Racing Stables) O- Rontos Racing Stable; B- M375 Thoroughbreds (FL); T- Enrique Sanchez

 

SWALE S. (G2), Gulfstream, 7 Furlongs, 3YOs

READY DANCER, 3YO colt by More Than Ready – Sweettrickydancer ($325,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Eaton Sales, agent; Buyer- Let’s Go Stable) O- Let’s Go Stable; B- St. George Farm & Spurrmont (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

NOHOLDINGBACK BEAR, 3YO colt by Put It Back – Pleasant Quality ($25,000, 2014 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Denali Stud, agent; Buyer- Bear Stables) O- Bear Stables; B- Jerry Jamgotchian (KY); T- Michael P. De Paulo 

ECONOMIC MODEL, 3YO colt by Flatter – Queen of America ($150,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Claiborne Farm, agent; Buyer- Northway Bloodstock) O- Klaravich Stables & William H. Lawrence; B- Claiborne Farm (KY); T- Chad Brown

 

HOUSTON LADIES CLASSIC (G3), Sam Houston, 1 1/16 Miles, 4YOs & Up, F&M

ROSE TO GLORY, 4YO mare by Majestic Warrior – Rose Tiara ($9,000 RNA, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent) O- Little River Racing; B- Robert Gentry (KY); T- Donnie Von Hemel

CASSATT, 5YO mare by Tapit – Justenufftime ($300,000, 2012 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Mt. Brilliant Farm; B- Fox Hill Farm, agent) O- Fox Hill Farms & Hill ‘n’ Dale Farm; B- Mt. Brilliant Farm (KY); T- Larry Jones

THEOGONY, 6YO mare by Curlin – Upcoming Story ($240,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Lakland Sales, agent; Buyer- Manfred & Penny Conrad) O- Conrad Farms; B- A. Lakin & Sons (KY); T- Mark Casse 

CALI STAR, 5YO mare by Street Cry (IRE) – Graeme Six ($175,000, 2014 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- Pauls Mill) O- Ben Walden Jr. & Larry Taylor; B- Besilu Stables (KY); T- Martin Wolfson

 

WITHERS S. (G3), Aqueduct, 1 1/16 Miles, 3YOs

DONEGAL MOON, 3YO colt by Malibu Moon – Perfect Cause ($220,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent; Buyer- Donegal Racing) O- Donegal Racing; B- Patchen Wilkes Farm (KY); T- Todd Pletcher

KING KRANZ, 3YO colt by Munnings – Queen Congie ($25,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Darby Dan Farm, agent; Buyer- Machmer Hall) O- Zayat Stables; B- Bob & Alice Austin (KY); T- John Terranova 

VORTICITY, 3YO colt by Distorted Humor – Tar Heel Mom ($100,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Upson Downs Farm, agent; Buyer- Secure Investments) O- Matthew Schera; Upson Downs Farm & WinStar Farm (KY); T- James Lawrence II

 

JOHN B. CONNALLY TURF CUP (G3), Sam Houston, 1½ Mile (T), 4YOs & Up

WIRELESS FUTURE, 4YO colt by Scat Daddy – Princess Whinny ($85,000, 2013 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Serendipity Farm, agent, Buyer- BG Stables; $250,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Gainesway, agent, Buyer- Klaravich Stables) O- Klaravich Stables & William Lawrence; B- Serendipity Farm (KY); T- Tom Amoss 

KNIGHTS NATION, 6YO gelding by Indygo Shiner – Bronze Glow ($18,000, 2011 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Penn Sales; Buyer- McMahon & Hill Bloodstock, agent) O- Brad Ray; B- John Penn (KY); T- Dallas Stewart

 

TOBOGGAN S. (G3), Aqueduct, 6 Furlongs, 4YOs & Up 

ALEX THE TERROR, 4YO colt by Mineshaft – Fresh Tracks ($57,000, 2013 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- Morris Bloodstock Services, agent; $38,000, 2013 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Dapple Stud, agent, Buyer- Dennis Amaty) O- Bran Jam Stable & David Clark; B- Fares Farm (KY); T- John Toscano Jr.

 

SWEETEST CHANT S. (G3), Gulfstream, 1 Mile (T), 3YO Fillies

BORN TO BE WINNER, 3YO filly by Einstein (BRZ) – Orphea ($32,000 RNA, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Adena Springs) O- Frank Mancari; B- Adena Springs (KY); T- Carlo Vaccarezza

ANDREYA’S REWARD, 3YO filly by Warrior’s Reward – Deal Us In ($40,000, 2013 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Warrendale Sales, agent; Buyer- Patrick Hoppel, agent) O- NTS Stable & Kathryn Davey; B- Horton & Middleton (KY); T- Martin Wolfson 

CONQUEST BEBOP, 3YO filly by Scat Daddy – Vegas Trip ($44,000 RNA, 2014 Jan Horses of All Ages, Consignor- Crossroads, agent; $110,000, 2014 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Paramount Sales, agent, Buyer- Dr. Robert McMartin, agent) O- Conquest Stables; B- McCauley Farms (KY); T- Mark Casse