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Silks Auction profiles for Week of March 13

Silks Auction profiles for Week of March 13

Friday Horses:

The Factor – Goldrushcat 

  • Still unnamed filly by versatile sire The Factor who sired stakes winners in 5 different countries last year (US, Canada, Japan, Australia and New Zealand)

  • Her dam-sire Broken Vow has been the broodmare sire of an impressive 41 graded stakes winners which places him among the leaders of his generation 

  • She is from the family of Fantastic Girl who has been a prolific producer of graded stakes quality horses that competed at the highest levels

World of Trouble – Mega Dream 

  • She is named Gus’s Dream World

  • Sire World of Trouble was a grade 1 winner on both dirt and turf surfaces during his racing career

  • The mating between World of Trouble and dam Mega Dream produced a True Nick breeding rating of A 

  • Mega Dream was a Southern California stakes winner and graded stakes placed runner 

  • This filly is a Louisiana bred eligible for the lucrative, year-round state bred stakes program in that state 

Saturday horses:

Bee Jersey – Aaroness

  • This filly has not yet been named

  • Bee Jersey got off to a hot start with his first crop of only 38 with 4 stakes horses including top class Infinite Diamond and Shirl’s Bee 

  • Dam Aaroness is a graded stakes performer in Ireland and is by Distorted Humor, one of the best broodmare sires of the 21st century, siring the dams of stars like Arrogate, Practical Joke, Constitution and recent winner of the Pegasus World Cup, Art Collector.

Practical Joke – Mo Savings  

  • This colt, who was purchased by a partnership of two top owners, Eclipse Thoroughbreds and Mike Repole for $150,000, has been named Trust Fund

  • Hot young sire Practical Joke was a grade 1 winner at both age 2 and 3 and has already produced 11 graded stakes winners including 5 grade 1 winners from his first 2 crops. He also sired the current leading west coast Kentucky Derby contender, Practical Move.

  • His dam, Mo Savings, is a half sister to multiple stakes winner Clipthecouponannie

Trust Fund is a New York bred and is eligible for the outstanding state bred program at the NYRA tracks and he will be trained by 2022 Eclipse award winning trainer Todd Pletcher.

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