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.

STARSHIP JUBILEE Shines in Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Stakes

Brookdale Grad STARSHIP JUBILEE (6,mare, Indy Wind/Perfectly Wild) captured the Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Stakes at Gulfstream Park on Saturday for the 2nd year in a row. After sitting just off the pace for most of the race, Starship Jubilee found another gear at the top of the stretch and pulled away to win by 4 and 1/2 lengths. Starship Jubilee now has 12 wins in 26 starts and earnings of $652,018.  She was bred in Florida by William P. Sorren and is a graduate of the Keeneland November 2018 Sale.