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1st Mare In-Foal To US Gr1-Winning Sire Thorn Song

Tuesday, 5th April 2011

The 1st mare bred to US multiple Gr1-winning 8YO freshman stallion Thorn Song (Unbridled's Song-Festal, by Storm Bird) “is believed to be in-foal” reported bloodhorse.com. The mare Clouds Of Glory (Beau Genius-Vaderette, by Skywalker) “is a half-sister to stakes-winners Super Tuesday & Vaderator”. Thorn Song(a US$200,000 purchase by Ahmed Zayat's Zayat Stables at the 2005 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale of 2YOs-in-training) was a graded stakes-winner in 3 consecutive years: 2007 Gr3 River City Handicap at Churchill Downs; 2008 Gr1 Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes at Keeneland & Gr2 Firecracker Handicap at Churchill; & 2009 Gr1 Shoemaker Mile Stakes at Hollywood Park. Overall he won or placed in 16 of 29 races & earned US$1,132,700. Thorn Song stands for US$3,500 at Harris Farms in California.

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