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US Sire J Be K Relocating To Argentina
US Gr2-winning 7YO stallion J Be K (Silver Deputy-Major Wager, by Valid Wager) will relocate from Trophy Club Training Center in Arkansas to Haras Santa Ana in Argentina, reported bloodhorse.com. J Be K previously stood at Vinery Florida before moving to Trophy Club for the 2012 breeding season. J Be K (whose 1st foals are 2YOs this year) was a US$350,000 2YO at the Fasig-Tipton February Sale & set a track-record (1min 3.13sec) for 5.5 furlongs at Saratoga when he broke his maiden by 7.5-lengths on debut; he later posted a 108 Beyer Speed Figure when he won the Gr2 Woody Stephens Stakes (7 furlongs) by 5.5-lengths in 1min 21.85sec at Belmont Park as a 3YO. Overall he recorded 5 wins (also including 3YO victories in both the Gr3 Bay Shore Stakes at Aqueduct & Gr3 Jersey Shore Stakes at Monmouth Park) plus a runner-up (in the Gr3 Withers Stakes) from 9 starts for US$440,200 earnings.