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1st Mare In Foal To Bellamy Road
Kentucky-based Hurricane Hall 1st-year stallion Bellamy Road (Concerto-Hurry Home Hillary, by Deputed Testamony) "is represented by his 1st in-foal mare (Valor Lady, owned by Liberation Farm)" reported bloodhorse.com. Now 5YO Bellamy Road won the 2005 Gr1 Wood Memorial Stakes (by 17.5-lengths while equaling an Aqueduct track record of 1min 47.16sec for 9 furlongs); he duly started favourite in the 2005 Gr1 Kentucky Derby but sustained a splint injury & finished 7th; in his only subsequent start, he returned from a 4-month spell to finish runner-up in the Gr1 Travers Stakes only to go be sidelined again with splint & suspensory injuries. Overall Bellamy Road retired with 4 wins (also including the 2004 Gr3 Cradle Stakes) from 7 starts & US$811,400 earnings.