After a sixteen month lay-off ANOTHERTWISTAFATE wins the G3 Longacres Mile in dominant fashion, cruising to a 4 1/2 length victory in the $100k stake race! Stalking the pace for most of the race, ANOTHERTWISTAFATE took control in the stretch and drew off to win with authority. This is the first Longacres Mile victory for trainer Blaine Wright who did an outstanding job to get this colt back to winning form, after a series of strong works at Golden Gate. ANOTHERTWISTAFATE brin
TOBYS HEART didn't let her fans down in the feature stake race at Saratoga today. Going off as the 1-2 favorite in the Bolton Landing Stake, this attractive daughter of Jack Milton drew away to win by 1 1/4 lengths in the 5 1/2 furlong turf sprint. Winning both of her starts by a combined 8 lengths, she is an exciting filly with a big future. Congratulations to the team of Terry Hamilton and Brian Lynch, the owner/trainer combination of millionaire Heart to Heart an multiple
Congratulations to the connections of both ANYPORTINASTORM and TRICKLE IN on their July 4th Stakes wins! The always consistent six-year old ANYPORTINTHESTORM (City Zip) won his eighth race, finishing in the money in 15 of his 16 races. Congratulations to Peter Redekop and the Blaine Wright team. TRICKLE IN (Temple City) won her first stake in the Christiana Stake at Delware. This exciting filly has won three of her first four starts. Congratulations to CJ Thoroughbreds and
TOBYS HEART purchased at this OBS March Sale by Alistair Roden Bloodstock started her career with an impressive win in an MSW race going 5 1/2 furlongs on the turf at Churchill Downs. After getting left in gate, she made a nice move around the turn bursting to the lead in the stretch. Although she ran greenly in the last eighth, she effortlessly pulled away from the field to win by over six lengths. Congratulations to all the connections, Terry Hamilton and Brian Lynch. She'
Below is the link to the full article in the TDN's June 4th edition regarding Alistair Roden's purchase of the TDN's Rising Star TOBY'S HEART. https://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/roden-may-have-found-another-star-for-hamilton/ #ChurchillDowns #CrestwoodKY #OBSsales
ANOTHERTWISTAFATE's half brother AJOURNEYTOFREEDOM broke his maiden at Golden Gates in fine style. Breaking nicely from the #2 hole, this handsome son of Hard Spun took control of the race at the half-mile pole and went on to win by an increasing 1 1/4 lengths. All three two-year olds purchased by Roden Bloodstock for Peter Redekop, at the 2019 OBS April Sale are now winners with exciting futures! Big shout out to Blaine Wright and his team on taking his time with these hors
ANNEAU D'OR ran another game race in his young career. Only his third lifetime race, two of which have been in graded stake races, the maturing two-year old powered down the stretch, to miss by only a neck to the Bob Baffert trained THOUSAND WORDS, in the G2 Los Alamitos Futurity over a muddy dirt track. All three of this colts races have been at different racetracks and on different surfaces, proving his versatility. He is not a horse that has to take his racetrack with him!
ANNEAU D'OR ran a huge race in the G1 Breeders' Cup Juvenile, coming within a neck of winning the race in only his second lifetime start, and first on the dirt! Proving he belongs with the best of his generation, this strong, athletic son of Medaglia D'Or, came four wide around the turn to just miss catching Storm the Court at the wire, having run over 50 ft. further than the winner. Congratulations to Peter Redekop for taking the plunge on the big stage, to Blaine Wright and
Impressive winner first time out, on Sept 29th, ANNEAU D'ORO is entered for the BC Juvenile this Friday. Mentioned here to today's TDN as a wild card to watch! This good looking, athletic son of Medaglia D'Oro is training well at Santa Anita! Purchased by Roden Bloodstock at the OBS April Sale. #DarleyStallions #santaanitapark #BreedersCup #MccrocklinTom #OBSsales
ANYPORTINASTORM stamped himself as the top local contender for the 84th renewal of the $200k G3 Longacres Mile in August, with this impressive win in the Budweiser Stake. Going off as the 1/5 favorite, ANYPORTINASTORM took control from the start, was in front by three lengths at the head of the stretch, and finished up an easy six length winner. ANYPORTINASTORM has earned over $241k, finishing in the top three 12 out of his 13 starts. Congratulations to owner Peter Redekop