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US Sire Smooth Jazz Moves To Ghost Ridge
US Gr2-winning 10-year-old stallion Smooth Jazz (Storm Boot-Blushing Issue, by Blushing John) has been relocated from Buckridge Farm in New York to Ghost Ridge Farm in Pennsylvania for the 2010 breeding season & will stand for US$3,500 reported bloodhorse.com. On the track Smooth Jazz recorded 5 wins (including the 2003 Gr2 Commonwealth Breeders’ Cup Stakes over 7 furlongs at Keeneland, posting a 117 Beyer Speed Figure) from 11 starts for US$321,105 earnings. Smooth Jazz has sired 4 stakes horses, including Gr2-winning millionaire Smooth Air (winner of both the 2008 Gr2 Ohio Derby & Gr2 Hutcheson Stakes, plus 2009’s Gr2 Gulfstream Park Handicap) & Jamaican champion Smoothability.