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1st Winner For US Kentucky Derby Winner Giacomo
US 2005 Gr1 Kentucky Derby winner & now 8YO freshman sire Giacomo (Holy Bull-Set Them Free, by Stop The Music) recorded his 1st winner when 2YO filly Blushing Sis (Giacomo-Three City Sisters, by Carson City) scored by 8-lengths over 4.5 furlongs at Manor Downs in Texas. Giacomo (who stands for US$5,000 at Adena Springs Kentucky) is a half-brother to multiple Gr1-winner Tiago. Giacomo also finished 3rd in the 2005 Gr1 Preakness Stakes & 7th in the Gr1 Belmont Stakes to conclude his 3YO campaign; he returned as a 4YO to win the Gr2 San Diego Handicap & retired with 3 wins & 7 placings from 16 starts for US$2,537,316 earnings.