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Bluegrass Cat
Bluegrass Cat

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Purple Egg, the gelding named for the way Goodwood Racing partner Sven Johnson's wife looked in a purple sweater while pregnant, looks well on his way to making the starting gate of the 2013 Kentucky Derby.Read More
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  • jasen.mangrum · I've heard that Tampa Bay paddock host Margo Flynn is also involved in the partnership of Purple Egg. · 464 days ago ·
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  • AmbitiousD · Lion Heart seems like one of the hottest sires for this year's sophomore class. I had no idea of the 2 unruly failed starts that led to the Egg being gelded, but if he continues to progress in his talent, I hope we see him healthy and racing for many years to come. · 464 days ago ·
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In what ways will the 2012 three year-olds become part of the history of the Haskell? Let’s measure your Haskell IQ by answering these ten trivia questions.Read More
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  • DarleneManfra · Skip Away. · 628 days ago ·
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  • forego139 · I remember celebrating in the winner's circle with Sonny and Carolyn Hines after Skip Away won the Breeder's Cup Classic at Hollywood Park The Home Of Champions. · 615 days ago ·
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What is not to like? This horse can run all day.
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  • DeadHeat · He ran second in the Derby, Belmont, Travers and won the Haskell. You nearly make it seem like he was a plodder when in reality this horse just ran up agains some monsters in Barbaro and Bernardini. He was a talented horse, and gets overlooked. · 813 days ago ·
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  • travel_vic · yes he outplodded the field · 813 days ago ·
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Tampa Bay Downs has long been known as the only Thoroughbred racetrack on the Gulf Coast and has had a rather colorful history. It features a one mile dirt oval and a seven furlong turf course. The track first opened in 1926 under the name Tampa Downs. In 1943, the United States Army took over the t...Read More
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  • Cardly Knot · Ask and thou shall recieve. Happy travels, Vic:) http://www.drf.com/news/tampa-bay-announcer-richard-grunder-returns-booth · 842 days ago ·
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  • driveon · The old announcer is terrible - especially his call of "and the last horse away is...". I'll mute him. · 842 days ago ·
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Four top stallions standing at Vinery New York will be spotlighted on October 22 at Belmont Park when The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) hosts its annual New York Showcase Day, featuring the best of the Empire State both on track and off.Lending their names to four of the seven stakes for ...Read More
Zipse’s Kentucky Derby Daily – Day 12 Pedigree Spotlight written by Scott Dick One more week dedicated to some of the finest three-year-old fillies as they prepare for the 2011 Kentucky Oaks... Kathmanblu Kathmanblu may be the most talented of all the fillies contending for the Kentucky Oaks. She is...Read More
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  • KyOaksRunner · I'm really eager to see what Zazu looks like once she get to Churchill Downs, she's never run a poor race in her entire career! Kathmanblu is a monster, I would love to see her win the Oaks. · 1085 days ago ·
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  • mshutty · Full field with plenty of pace. Zazu looks awfully tough here. Kathmanblu can run on anything but probably at her best on turf or sloppy track. · 1085 days ago ·
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Last weekend on the Kentucky Derby (gr. I) scene, the most impressive performance was the effort of the much-touted Brethren in the Sam F. Davis (gr. III, video below). In terms of a classic pedigree, Brethren (TrueNicks A+) is almost uniquely qualified, as not only has his sire Distorted Humor (Tru...Read More
Generally, the fall is when the freshman sire race becomes intriguing. Often it’s a question of whether the fast-starting speed horses will get run down by the offspring of some of the later-maturing types as juvenile race distances lengthen. This year has been something of an anomaly, however, as t...Read More
Blue Laser, in his stakes debut for trainer Mark Casse, outlasted Rockin Heat and Classic Legacy over the long Woodbine stretch to win the $250,441 Grey Stakes (Can-III) by a half-length Oct. 10.WinStar Farm's Kentucky homebred son of Bluegrass Cat, with Corey Fraser in the irons, won for the second...Read More
Tapit’s Fly, who was won this race last year, also recorded a victory in the 2009 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Filly Turf. Only a few of the fillies have turf experience, but some trying the inner turf course for the first time have breeding for the surface and could put forth an excellent effort. Read More
Talk about a catalogue update. Hysterical Cat, a full-brother to a colt who sells tonight in the second and final session of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga NY Bred Preferred Yearling sale, ran away to an impressive debut victory over New York-breds in the second race today at Saratoga Race Course. Hyster...Read More
We are still in the early furlongs of the freshman sires’ race, but the first returns have been promising for the well-regarded young stallions Bluegrass Cat, Sharp Humor, and First Samurai, who are the top three Kentucky-based sires on the list, as well as for the Florida freshmen Congrats, With Di...Read More
The grade I-winning Bluegrass Cat is off and running with his first crop of 2-year-olds in 2010. He is the leading first-crop sire with more than $220,000 in progeny earnings and seven winners so far (through July 11). He is the product of crossing a sire and damsire that have a common broodmare sir...Read More
Three-Year-Old Stakes Result Harissa (filly; Afleet Alex - Dynasty by Time for a Change) made a nice move to take the lead in the Iowa Oaks (gr. III), but she couldn't hold off Seeking the Title, and finished second. Read More
Is the Triple Crown within Calvin Borel's reach, as he boldly predicted after the Derby? Iron Maidens Thoroughbreds looks into the colt's pedigree, which says... Read More
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  • humphrey · of course they were all staggering, HOW many colts, at this stage of their career carry 126 pounds 10 furlongs....the Derby is an anachronism. · 1440 days ago ·
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  • humphrey · No one thought much of Real Quiet for a reason..He was more lucky than talented. · 1440 days ago ·
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So just how do you hit that monster Derby Trifecta? We'll show you how - in 2006 and 2001 - these 5-digit payoffs were ultimately possible with the right strategy. Read More
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  • dipdipsett · im think about taking the rubberband off for this year boxing 5 to 6 horses to tris and exacta but im still stuck on that i know lookin at lucky ,awesome act , ice box and from there i got question marks dublin? nobles promise, sids candy, let me get sum help here · 1450 days ago ·
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  • deen · what is best way to box three horses? Stately Victor 8,Mission Impazzible 9, American Lion 10 · 1447 days ago ·
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Bill Hayes' Bluegrass Phenom made her career debut in the 4TH race at Keeneland on Friday, posting a 1 1/2-length victory in front-running fashion, and in the process gave sire BLUEGRASS CAT (Storm Cat) his first winner. Bluegrass Phenom is Bluegrass Cat's third starter from his first crop of runner...Read More
It was a beautiful day for Preview Day for the 2010 Keeneland April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. I got to see some Rockport Harbors, some Bluegrass Cats, and of course Wilburn (colt; Bernardini - Moonlight Sonata by Carson City), who worked three-eighths of a mile just after the first track renov...Read More
Could this be the one for Todd? Champion trainer Todd Pletcher has yet to win a Kentucky Derby in his illustrious career, but Super Saver looks capable of ending that drought after his impressive victory at Churchill Downs on Saturday.Read More
June 11, 2006 Associated Press NEW YORK - For a few minutes, thoroughbred racing escaped the shadow of Barbaro. Jazil dazzled in the $1 million Belmont Stakes on Saturday, winning the final leg of the Triple Crown over a lackluster field missing the injured Kentucky Derby winner and Preakness winner...Read More

Bluegrass Cat - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
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View DetailsView Video08/26/06Bluegrass Cat2ndSar111 1/4 mDTravers-G1 3 MBernardiniBluegrass CatDr. Pleasure2:01.60
View Details08/06/06Bluegrass Cat1stMth121 1/8 mDHaskell Invitational -G1 3 MBluegrass CatPraying For CashStrong Contender1:48.85
View DetailsView Video06/10/06Bluegrass Cat2ndBel111 1/2mDBelmont Stakes-G1 3 MJazilBluegrass CatSunriver2:27.81
View DetailsView Video05/06/06Bluegrass Cat2ndCD101 1/4 mDKentucky Derby-G1 3 MBarbaroBluegrass CatSteppenwolfer2:01.36
View DetailsView Video04/15/06Bluegrass Cat4thKee91 1/8 mDBlue Grass-G1 3 MSinister MinisterStorm TreasureStrong Contender1:48.85
View Details03/18/06Bluegrass Cat2ndTam111 1/16 mDTampa Bay Derby-G3 3 MDeputy GlittersBluegrass CatWinnies Tigger Too1:44.26
View Details02/18/06Bluegrass Cat1stTam101 1/16 mDSam F. Davis  Bluegrass CatDeputy GlittersR Loyal Man1:44.17
View Details11/26/05Bluegrass Cat1stAqu71 1/8 mDRemsen-G2  Bluegrass CatFlashy BullParkhimonbroadway1:52.20
View Details10/28/05Bluegrass Cat1stBel81 mileDNashua-G3 2 MBluegrass CatPolitical ForceDiabolical1:36.02
View Details09/24/05Bluegrass Cat1stBel27 fDMSW  Bluegrass CatRockandahardplaceA. J. Awesome1:23.62
View Details06/04/05Bluegrass Cat8thCD104 1/2 fDMSW  Fly Me NowElusive StarRocket Beauty0:53.08