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1st Foal For US Champ Benny the Bull
The 1st foal by US champion 8YO sprinter Benny The Bull (Lucky Lionel-Comet Cat, by Birdonthewire) is a colt out of multiple stakes-placed mare Color Me Special born at Ben-D South in Florida, reported bloodhorse.com. Benny The Bull (who stands for US$3,000 at Tom Simon's Vinery Stud in Florida) was a 2008 US Eclipse Award winner & a champion sprinter in Dubai; overall he recorded 9 wins (including the Gr1 Frank De Francis Memorial Dash Stakes, Gr2 True North Handicap, Gr2 Smile Sprint Handicap, Listed Sunshine Millions Sprint Stakes & Dubai's Gr1 Golden Shaheen) & 5 placings (including both 2009's Gr2 True North Handicap & Gr2 Smile Sprint Handicap) from 20 starts & earned US$2,353,430.