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5/23/2015
The nation’s leading sire Tapit added to his list of stakes winners on Saturday when A Lot rolled to a 5 ¾-length victory in Belmont Park’s $100,000 Paradise Creek S...
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Grade 1 winner Afleet Express registered his first stakes winner as a sire on May 9 when Boot Legger edged out stablemate Unbridled Graduate to capture the $75,000 Tall Stacks S...
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Tapit’s 2014 Belmont S. (G1) winner Tonalist returned to the scene of his greatest victory on Saturday to capture the $150,000 Westchester S. (G3).
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Christophermarlowe strode to a "dominating" 4-length victory in the Investec Derby Trial on April 22nd at Epsom Downs, giving Tapit top contenders for both the Kentucky Derby and Epsom Derby...
4/23/2015
Tapit set a new all-time high price for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company, when his two-year-old daughter sold for $1.9 million at the second session of the OBS Spring Sale on April 22nd...

Tapit and the Derby Trail


Monday, February 10, 2014 | Tapit
It seems as if the name Tapit is everywhere these days, especially on the Derby trail, where promising 3-year-olds such as Coup de Grace, Constitution, Giancarlo, Hartford, Harpoon, Matterhorn, and Tap it Rich.

In this installment of “Hangin' With Haskin”, The Blood-Horse's Senior Writer Steve Haskin recounts Tapit's remarkable 2004 Wood Memorial (G1) and his idiosyncratic trainer Michael Dickinson.

Read the full article here.