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1st Winner For US Freshman Sire Lightnin N Thunder
US freshman sire Lightnin N Thunder (Storm Cat-Times Change, by Stalwart) recorded his 1st winner when 2YO filly Always Enchanting (Lightnin N Thunder-Sweet Magie, by Seeking The Gold) scored on debut over 6 furlongs at Belmont Park, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Multiple stakes-placed winner Lightning N Thunder stands for US$4,000 at Bridlewood Farm in Florida & has 31 foals of racing age in his 1st crop. On the track, WinStar Farm home-bred Lightnin N Thunder (whose dam Times Change is a Gr1-winner) had only 4 starts finishing with a runner-up in the 2003 Miller Genuine Draft Cradle Stakes at River Downs (& also previously finishing 3rd in the 2003 James Ellis Juvenile Stakes at Ellis Park).