Archive for the ‘Silver Train Mares 2012’ Category

Silver Train Makes Gold for Ryans

May 20, 2015 No Comments »
Silver Train  Makes  Gold  for Ryans

TDN HEADLINE NEWS Article appeared in TDN on May 20, 2015 The husband-and-wife team of Crystal and Marcus Ryan, which consigns as Mason Springs, celebrated its biggest sales success to date when selling hip 468, a colt by Silver Train, for $125,000 to the bid of trainer Gary Contessa. We work for Darley in the [&hellip

Remembering Silver Train

December 28, 2014 No Comments »
Remembering Silver Train

by Henry “Hank” Nothhaft A year ago we received the terrible news that Silver Train had died while traveling to quarantine in Brazil awaiting his return to the U.S. Even though he was accompanied by a veterinarian, when he became ill, he died before reaching a equine hospital. A Pensive Silver Train He exhibited symptoms [&hellip

Sophie’s Trophy

April 6, 2013 No Comments »
Sophie’s Trophy

By VALID WAGER (1992). Black-type winner of $306,020, Hutcheson S. [G2], etc. Sire of 11 crops of racing age, 521 foals, 404 starters, 17 black-type winners, 319 winners of 1181 races and earning $19,029,397, 2 champi- ons, including Tonight’s Wager ($470,607), and of Valid Video ($664,050, King’s Bishop S. [G1] (SAR, $120,000), etc.), U R All That I Am (10 wins, $425,882), Thunder Bullet ($343,654). Sire of dams of black-type winners J Be K, Wild About Marie, Vow to Wager, Sheyenne Girl, Tacky Cat

Be Envied

April 6, 2013 No Comments »
Be Envied

By LEMON DROP KID (1996). Champion older horse, classic winner of $3,- 245,370, Belmont S. [G1], etc. Sire of 8 crops of racing age, 656 foals, 461 starters, 53 black-type winners, 304 winners of 898 races and earn- ing $33,773,934, including Richard’s Kid ($1,716,370, Pacific Classic S. [G1] (DMR, $600,000) twice, etc.), Citronnade ($864,205, Gamely S. [G1] (HOL, $224,280), etc.), Lemons Forever [G1] (4 wins, $648,940). Sire of dams of black-type winners Lemon Pepper, Elusive Kate, Flashy Lassie

Aloft

April 5, 2013 No Comments »
Aloft

By UNBRIDLED’S SONG (1993). Black-type winner of $1,311,800, Breeders’ Cup Juvenile [G1], etc. Sire of 11 crops of racing age, 1148 foals, 822 starters, 83 black-type winners, 1 champion, 560 winners of 1628 races and earning $65,384,001. Sire of dams of 32 black-type winners, includ- ing Vivaldi Girl (champion), Better Than Ever, General Quarters, Hold Me Back, Etched, Elusive Lady, Bearpath, Miss Judgement, Once Were Wild, Distorted Passion, Desuetude, Brightexpectations, Meal Penalty, Krypton

Chestnut Cabaret

April 5, 2013 No Comments »
Chestnut Cabaret

By HORSE CHESTNUT (SAF) (1995). South African horse of the year, South African Triple Crown winner, South African Derby [G1], etc. Sire of 9 crops of racing age, 426 foals, 283 starters, 10 black-type winners, 190 winners of 502 races and earning $11,879,446, including Lucifer’s Stone [G1] (5 wins, $405,991), Spanish Chestnut [G2] (4 wins, $305,970). Leading broodmare sire in Jamaica, sire of dams of champion Mark My Word, and of black-type winners Pisco Sour, Suggestive Boy, Couldabenthewhisky.

Scat Daddy-Walking Path produce January Colt

January 26, 2013 No Comments »
Scat Daddy-Walking Path produce January Colt

Two Day Old Scat Daddy Colt Snuggles with Mom photo C. McEntee

Sulis

December 6, 2012 No Comments »
Sulis

By MARIA’S MON (1993). Champion 2-year-old colt, black-type winner of $507,140, Moet Champagne S. [G1], etc. Among the leading sires, sire of 11 crops of racing age, 980 foals, 782 starters, 54 black-type winners, 1 champion, 621 winners of 1975 races and earning $59,034,669. Sire of dams of 17 black-type winners, including champions Good Citizen, Eclaire, and of Caracortado, Now I Know, Peak Maria’s Way, Won Awe- some Dude, Chips All In, Bluehard, Supreme, Bear Holiday, Lady of Fifty

Walking Path

December 6, 2012 No Comments »
Walking Path

By BERNARDINI (2003). Champion 3-year-old colt, classic winner of $3,060,- 480, Preakness S. [G1] (PIM, $600,000), etc. Sire of 3 crops of racing age, 535 foals, 227 starters, 15 black-type winners, 97 winners of 184 races and earning $13,446,408, including To Honor and Serve ($1,778,840, Woodward S. [G1] (SAR, $450,000), etc.), Stay Thirsty ($1,526,000, Trav- ers S. [G1] (SAR, $600,000), etc.), Alpha ($1,260,000, Travers S. [G1] (SAR, $400,000), etc.), Biondetti [G1] ($359,583), A Z Warrior

La Rein

February 7, 2012 No Comments »
La Rein

By ROY (1983). Black-type-placed winner of $91,567, 2nd Sanford S. [G2], etc. Leading sire 3 times in Argentina and Chile, sire of 18 crops of rac- ing age, 1095 foals, 786 starters, 134 black-type winners, 16 champions, 600 winners of 2026 races and earning $21,212,044. Leading broodmare sire 5 times in Chile, sire of dams of 74 black-type winners, 12 champi- ons, including Host (CHI),