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1st Winner For US Champ & Freshman Sire Lawyer Ron
In South America, US 2007 Champion Older Male & 8YO freshman stallion Lawyer Ron (Langfuhr-Donation, by Lord Avie) recorded his 1st winner when US-bred 2YO colt Big Ron (Lawyer Ron-Brunilda, by Mutakddim) scored on debut over 1000m at Peru's Hipodromo Monterrico in Lima. Big Ron was a US$28,000 yearling at at the 2010 Keeneland September Sale. His sire Lawyer Ron recorded 12 wins (9 stakes victories, including the Gr1 Whitney Handicap over 9 furlongs at Saratoga where he set a new track record & the Gr1 Woodward Stakes over 9 furlongs where he romped home by over 8-lengths) & 8 placings (4 in stakes races) from 26 starts for US$2,790,008 earnings. He began his stallion career at Stonewall Farm in Kentucky in 2008, but was tragically euthanased in July 2009 following complications from colic surgery.