Sporting Art is a 18 year old gelding and has raced from 2008 to 2011. He was sired by Doneraile Court out of the Run Softly mare Playful Run. He was trained by Mike R. Mitchell and has raced for Roger Featherston, Tom Miller, Michael Sim, Daniel Capen, and was bred in Kentucky, United States by John R. Penn, Frank Penn. Sporting Art has raced at Belmont Park, Calder Race Course, Del Mar, Gulfstream Park, Hollywood Park, Monmouth Park, Santa Anita Park with wins at Calder Race Course, Monmouth Park, Santa Anita Park. His has a stakes win at the 2008 Calder Derby (G3).