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Who Am I ???

Who Am I ???

*A Kentucky homebred, I raced three seasons for my longtime owners.


*My sire won all of his stakes at two, his sire was one of the great sires of the last 30 years.


*A winner of just under two-thirds of my races, I only finished worse than second in my career debut.


*My maiden breaker came in New York, while my first stakes win came in South Florida.


*I still hold the stakes record in a grade 1 race run at the classic distance of ten furlongs.


*All of my seven stakes victories were graded and came on the same surface.


*Both of my final two jockeys have won the Kentucky Derby and will have a mount in the big race on Saturday.


*I finished second in both of my attempts in races worth a million or more.


*My record under the famed Twin Spires was a photo finish loss away from being 4-for-4.


*My final two wins came in races a half-mile apart in distance.


*Still a work in progress, my career as a sire has been a success.


You should know by now … Who Am I ???

 

 

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Older Comments about Who Am I ???...

The correct answer is Kitten's Joy.
Is it point given (gary stevens) lewis owners?
Thanks :)
I initially thought the sire was Devil's Bag. Went with the only DB offspring I could think of. Do I get massive "Who Am I" doofus points? Wait everyone...please don't answer that.
That's the way to stick with it ... congratulations, kycale!
Thumbs up to the google-ation ! Who Am I? could be used by speed readers. Excellent info stalking kycale.
I googled Grade 1 Stakes Races run at 10 furlongs and searched through them until I found one with a recent horse who broke his maiden in New York.
Yes, ZATT did not know what time zone he was in ... oyy vey! kycale is still a worthy champion.
THE INQUIRY SIGN HAS BEEN POSTED
Hey, change of post time. I'm not at the Derby and now you change times on me.
Prado and Johnny V were his last two riders ... How did you nail this one kycale?
I knew it was a turf runner, but I was looking at the Woodford Reserve. Fun again, Brian. Keep the tough ones coming. Congrats to kycale.
Thanks :)
Congrats!
Oh Birdrun fit the bill perfectly almost to the clues as well if you look at his form. haha
jerry bailey has a mount on saturday?
Birdrun
mineshaft
kycale ... You are correct, it is Kitten's Joy!
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Brian has been a passionate fan of horse racing his entire life. Taken to the races at a very young age, he has been lucky enough to see all the greats in person from Secretariat, Forego, and Ruffian through Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta, and American Pharoah. Before coming to the Nation, Brian displayed his love for the sport through the development of his horse racing website, which quickly became one of the most popular blogs in the game. 

  
As Editor of Horse Racing Nation, Brian authors a daily column as Zipse at the Track, or ZATT for short, and adds his editorial flare to the overall content of the website. A big supporter of thoroughbred aftercare, he serves on the Board of Directors of The Exceller Fund. Brian also consults for leading contest site Derby Wars, and is a Vox Populi committee member. 
  
A horse owner and graduate of DePaul University, Brian lives just outside of Louisville with his wife Candice and daughter Kendra.

  

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