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1st Winner For US Sire Congrats
US Gr2-winning & dual Gr1-placed 10-year-old stallion Congrats (A.P. Indy-Praise, by Mr Prospector) recorded his 1st winner when 2YO filly Check My Cheeks (Congrats-White Notebook, by Notebook) scored on debut at Camerero in Puerto Rico. On the track, Congrats (who stands for US$4,500 at Vinery in Florida) recorded 7 wins (including the Gr2 San Pasqual Handicap & Listed Alysheba Stakes) & 8 placings (including the Gr1 Santa Anita Handicap, Gr1 Hollywood Gold Cup Handicap, Gr2 Jim Dandy Stakes, Gr2 Washington Park Handicap, Gr2 San Antonia Handicap, Gr3 Memorial Day Handicap & Listed Ack Ack Handicap) from 26 starts for US$998,960 earnings.