TOP NEWS

11/22/2014
Three Hearts held off several challengers to tally her first stakes win in the $100,000 Red Carpet H. (G3) over the Del Mar turf course on Saturday...
11/22/2014
Honeycomb Allie took flight in the Delta Downs stretch to roll to a 2 ½-length victory in Saturday’s $75,000 Orleans S...
11/11/2014
Gainesway Farm announced the fee schedule and roster for the 2015 breeding season. Heading the...
11/8/2014
Tapizar, whose first crop of foals arrived this year, had a weanling colt bring $190,000 during Saturday’s session of the Keeneland November sale...
11/5/2014
A filly by 2014 leading sire Tapit brought a record price of $3 million for a weanling sold at auction Nov. 5 at Keeneland's November sale...

Corinthian juveniles 1-2 in Saratoga maiden


Wednesday, August 03, 2011 |
A pair of 2-year-old colts by Corinthian completed the exacta in a five furlong maiden special weight race Aug. 3 at Saratoga, with the victor Hunt Crossing giving the first crop sire his second winner of the season (VIDEO).

Hunt Crossing, the overwhelming 1-2 favorite, broke a little greenly, but soon picked up the duel with eventual second place finisher One Slick Dude. The two Corinthian colts pulled away from the field in the stretch, with Hunt Crossing getting the better of the battle in the final furlong to win by four lengths in :58.41. One Slick Dude was 3 1/4-lengths clear of the third place finisher.

Bred in Kentucky by Mount Joy Stable, Hunt Crossing was bought by his current owned Dell Ennis for $150,000 at the Fasig-Tipton October select yearling sale in 2010. The bay colt is the third winner from as many foals out of Silver Lace, who won or placed in five stakes in her career.