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1st Winner For US Freshman Sire Don't Get Mad
US Gr2-winning 8YO freshman sire Don't Get Mad (Stephen Got Even-Class On Class, by Jolie's Halo) recorded his 11st winner when 2YO colt Dontgetgladgetmad (Don't Get Mad-Anna Lisa Beth, by Topsider) scored over 5 furlongs at Delaware Park. Dontgetgladgetmad was a US$15,000 yearling at the 2009 Fasig-Tipton July Sale. His Kentucky-bred sire Don't Get Mad (a US$350,000 2YO-in-training at the 2004 Ocala Breeders Sale) stands at Spendthrift Farm in Kentucky for US$3,000; on the track he won 5 of 13 starts (including the 2005 Gr2 Indiana Derby plus placings in the Gr2 San Vicente Stakes & Gr2 San Felipe Stakes, as well as 4th in the Gr1 Kentucky Derby) & earned US$793,835.