First-crop sires 2022: Girvin relocated to Kentucky after making his mark

Wed Jan 11 2023James Scully

Girvin achieved success as a freshman sire, ranking fifth among first-crop sires by progeny earnings in 2022 ($1,910,156), and his five stakes winners included Grade 1 conqueror Faiza.
First-crop sires 2022: Justify makes Japanese impact

Wed Jan 11 2023Alastair Bull

In a three-way battle for first-crop supremacy with Bolt d’Oro and Good Magic in 2022, Triple Crown winner Justify eventually finished third.
First-crop sires: Good Magic increases Kentucky Derby prep tally to four

Mon Jan 09 2023Kellie Reilly

Reincarnate and Dubyuhnell have become the latest sons of Good Magic to win Road to the Kentucky Derby events.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Reincarnate

Mon Jan 09 2023J. Keeler Johnson

Dashing to the lead and refusing to yield proved a successful strategy for Reincarnate in the Sham (G3) at Santa Anita, as the hardy gray colt led all the way to prevail by a neck.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Lugan Knight

Mon Jan 09 2023J. Keeler Johnson

You have to admire the tenacity Lugan Knight displayed to win the Jerome S. on the Road to the Kentucky Derby. But does he have the pedigree to handle the Kentucky Derby's testing 1 1/4-mile distance?
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Victory Formation

Mon Jan 02 2023J. Keeler Johnson

After posting two victories sprinting as a juvenile, Victory Formation joined the Road to the Kentucky Derby with a pacesetting triumph in the one-mile Smarty Jones S. at Oaklawn Park.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Jace's Road

Tue Dec 27 2022J. Keeler Johnson

Jace’s Road couldn’t have been much more impressive in the Gun Runner S. on the Road to the Kentucky Derby. But does he have the pedigree to thrive racing 1 1/4 miles in the Kentucky Derby?
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Wildatlanticstorm

Mon Dec 19 2022J. Keeler Johnson

Does Wildatlanticstorm have the pedigree to factor in the Kentucky Derby?
How sire stats and racing records can uncover winners

Wed Dec 07 2022J. Keeler Johnson

Sometimes, combining a little pedigree knowledge with the sire stats and performance data found in Brisnet Ultimate Past Performances is all you need to uncover a lucrative betting payday.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Dubyuhnell

Mon Dec 05 2022J. Keeler Johnson

Unwavering tenacity carried Dubyuhnell to a hard-fought victory in the Remsen S. (G2) at Aqueduct, but can he stretch out over 1 1/4 miles in the Kentucky Derby (G1)?
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Instant Coffee

Mon Nov 28 2022J. Keeler Johnson

Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Instant Coffee has always had the pedigree to shine as an early-maturing Road to the Kentucky Derby contender.
'All others' favored in KDFW Pool 2, Sire Future Wager

Mon Nov 28 2022TwinSpires Staff

The mutuel field of “All other three-year-old colts and geldings” closed as the 4-5 favorite in Pool 2 of the Kentucky Derby Future Wager conducted over Thanksgiving weekend.
First-crop sires: Good Magic's Breeders' Cup Juvenile duo in KDFW Pool 2

Mon Nov 21 2022Kellie Reilly

Although his three Breeders’ Cup runners didn’t crack the trifecta on Future Stars Friday, Good Magic’s terrific start to his stallion career has warranted a stud fee hike.