Horses were entered today for this Saturday’s Alberta Breeders’ Fall Classic featuring a day of Alberta bred runners in seven stakes races with purse money totaling over $350,000. A number of past CTHS Alberta Sales graduates are entered in the races highlighting the sale as an important venue to consider when searching for that future thoroughbred star!
The 35thrunning of The Alberta Oaks with a purse of $50,000 features a field of seven three year old fillies. 2011 CTHS Sale graduate and Alberta 2012 Champion Two Year Old TELL ME LIES is looking to add to her string of successes. This multiple stakes winner has had an impressive season this year with victories in the 2013 Sonoma Handicap and the 2013 Chariot Chaser Handicap. This Captain Bodgit filly has career earnings to date of $178,769. A half brother to TELL ME LIES out of the stakes winning mare GOLDEN MADE ($372,225) is on offer as Hip #44 in the 2013 CTHS Alberta sale.
Defending champion and multiple stakes winner WILD CRUSH is entered to run in the 17thrunning of the AlbertaBreeders’ Handicap for three year olds and up. WILD CRUSH has a half sister on offer as Hip #4 in the 2013 CTHS sale out of the stakes winning mare, WILD CREEK. This broodmare has produced a line of successful runners including multiple stakes winner WILD BENDER ($170,583), Wild Intent as well as WILD CRUSH ($114,615).
2011 CTHS Sale graduate and Alberta 2012 Champion Two Year Old colt HOLLYWOOD DRAMA is entered in the 31strunning of the Beaufort Stakes for three year olds. This multiple stakes winner has $95,290 in earnings to date.
The field for the 17thrunning of the Red Diamond Express is a showcase of past CTHS Alberta sales yearlings. Entrants include sale gradsKINGOF THE ROCKIES, BOND JAMES BOND, MR. SHADAR, ARCTIC CEAL and HOLLYWOOD DREAMS. KINGOFTHEROCKIES is a four year old Highfield Stock Farm bred stakes winner who has $114,193 in earnings to date. He is the winner of the 2013 Three and Four Year Old CTHS Alberta Sales Stake. A full sister to KINGOFTHEROCKIES is on offer as Hip #38. BOND JAMES BOND ($192,067) is a 2009 CTHS Sale graduate and multiple stakes winner. Champion Alberta bred and Sprinter MR. SHADAR ($311,567) is a 2007 CTHS Sale graduate sired by champion ALYDEED. ALYDEED is the sire of four entries in the 2013 CTHS Sale. Arctic Ceal is a 2010 CTHS Sale graduate who was second in the 2013 Three and Four Year Old Sales Stake. He is sired by KISSIN KRIS who has a number of other offspring in the upcoming 2013 CTHS Alberta Thoroughbred sale. 2009 CTHS Sale grad HOLLYWOOD DREAMS ($148,022)comes in as the defending champion in the Red Diamond Express after winning it for the past two years.
CTHS Alberta sale grads CANAVERAL LEADER, JAZZ TIME GIRL, PUMPKIN HOLLOW andREGAL TIGEREYES are all entered for the Fall Classic Distaff. 2011 CTHS Sale graduate and stakes winner CANAVERAL LEADER sired by Highfield Stock Farm’s CAPE CANAVERAL has a full brother offered as Hip #28. CANVERAL LEADER is out of Crystal Forest who is also the dam of 2010 CTHS Sales grad and stakes winner MYDADDY’S GIRL.The sale is schedule for Sunday, September 22, 2013 and will commence at 1:00PM at the Northlands Park Expo Centre.