Kahramani Wins at Oaklawn Park

Kahramani (5,h, Haynesfield/Kahramana (GB)) won on Sunday at Oaklawn Park in a Starter Allowance by a 3/4 of a length.  Kahramani has now won 6 times in 23 starts and has earned $124,162.  He was bred in Kentucky by International Equities Holding, Inc. and was born and raised at Brookdale Farm.



MARLEY’S FREEDOM Captures G2 Santa Monica Stakes (VIDEO)

Brookdale Grad MARLEY’S FREEDOM (5,m, Blame/Relaxing Green) captured her 5th graded states win on Saturday in her last 6 starts after winning the G2 Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita.  She now has 8 wins in 15 lifetime starts and has earned $935,935.  She was bred in Kentucky by Jack Swain III and was born and raised at Brookdale.  She was purchased at the 2015 Keeneland September Sale by Cicero Farms LLC.


SERENGETI EMPRESS Goes Wire to Wire in Rachel Alexandra (G2)

Brookdale Grad SERENGETI EMPRESS (3,f, Alternation/Havisham) went wire to wire to capture the G2 Rachel Alexandra Stakes by 4 and 1/2 lengths on Saturday at the Fair Grounds.  With the win Serengeti Empress earned 50 points for the 2019 Kentucky Oaks.  She now has 4 wins in 6 career starts and has earned $327,870.  She was purchased by Brookale and J.R. Ward Stables at the 2016 Keeneland November Sale and was sold at the Keeneland September 2017 Sale to owner Joel Politi.


Brookdale Grad Tikhvin Flew 3rd in Jimmy Winkfield Stakes

Brookdale Grad Tikhvin Flew (3,c, Street Sense/Chatique) finished 3rd on Saturday in the Jimmy Winkfield Stakes at Aqueduct.  Tikhvin Flew has now earned $55,400 in his two career starts.  He was bred in Kentucky by Mineola Farm II, LLC and Silent Grove Farms, LLC and was raised at Brookdale.  Tikhvin Flew was purchased at the Keeneland September 2016 Sale for $110,000 by Jeffrey Bloom.


Brookdale Grad Grandaria 3rd in Silverbulletdaystakes

Brookdale Grad Grandaria (3,f, Curlin/Bagh of Jewelz) closed down the stretch to finish 3rd in the Silverbulletday Stakes at the Fair Grounds on Saturday in her stakes debut.  Grandaria has now finished on the board in 3 out of her 4 career starts for owners Wayne Sanders and Larry Hirsch and has earned $86,592.  She was bred in Kentucky by CASA Farms I, LLC and was foaled at Brookdale Farm.  Grandaria was purchased out of the Keeneland September 2017 Sale for $170,000.


Releasethethunder Wins at Tamp Bay Downs

Sumaya US Stable homebred Releasethethunder (3,c, More Than Ready/Medina Thunder) pulled away in the stretch to win by 3 and 3/4 lengths on Friday at Tampa Bay Downs.  The 3 year old colt now has hit the board in 3 of his 5 career starts and has earned $22,181.  He was bred in Kentucky by International Equities Holding, Inc. and was born and raised at Brookdale Farm.


Brookdale Grad Marley’s Freedom Named Finalist in 2 Categories for 2018 Eclipse Awards

Brookdale Grad Marley’s Freedom was named a finalist for both the Older Dirt Female and Female Sprinter Division for the 2018 Eclipse Awards.  Marley’s Freedom won 4 graded stakes this year, including the G1 Ballerina Stakes,  at distances ranging from 6 Furlongs to a Mile.  She has now earned $815,935 for owners Cicero Farms, LLC.  Winners will be announced on Thursday, January 24th.


Golden Award Impressive at Gulfstream

Golden Award (4,f, Medaglia d’Oro/Arch’s Gal Edith) started the 2019 season the same way she ended the 2018 season with a trip to the winner’s circle for new owners Summer Wind Equine.  Golden Award sat off the lead for most of the race but took command at the stretch and pulled away to win by 3 and 1/2 lengths.  She now has 3 wins in 6 career starts and earnings of $149,600.  She is the half-sister to 2012 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Winner I’LL HAVE ANOTHER.  Golden Award was bred in Kentucky by Harvey A. Clarke and was born and raised at Brookdale Farm.