Dido Posts Her 3rd Straight Win

Dido (4,f, Bernstein/Anyhow) made in three wins in a row on Saturday at Pimlico when she pulled away in the stretch to win by a length. The four year old filly now has 3 wins in 8 lifetime starts and earnings of $72,890.  Dido was bred in Kentucky by owner and breeder Jack Swain and raised at Brookdale Farm.


Stopchargingmaria Impressive in Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) Win (Video)

Stopchargingmaria (3,f, Tale of the Cat/Exotic Bloom) found her way back to the winner’s circle in Friday’s Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) at Pimlico battling down the stretch to win by a neck. The filly now has 4 wins in 8 lifetime starts with earnings of $874,000.  Stopchargingmaria was born and raised at Brookdale Farm and was bred by Harvey Clarke and Brookdale Farm, she is the first foal out of the G3 placed mare Exotic Bloom.  She is a graduate of the 2012 Keeneland September Sale.


Brookdale Grad Walk Close Wins at Belmont

Walk Close (3,f, Tapit/Spring Awakening) won by a nose on Sunday in an Allowance Race at Belmont. Making her first start back since breaking her maiden last September, the filly now has two wins in two lifetime starts and earnings of $94,200.  Walk Close was bred in Kentucky by Brookdale Farm, Jack Swain, and Jon and Sarah Kelly and was purchased in the Keeneland September 2012 Sale for $180,000.



Stopchargingmaria entered in Black-Eyed Susan Stakes(G2)

Stopchargingmaria (3,f, Tale of the Cat/Exotic Bloom) will break from post position 4 on Friday in the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) at Pimlico.  Listed as the morning line favorite at 7/2, the three year old filly looks to get back in the winner’s circle after a 4th place finish in the G3 Fantasy Stakes on April 5th last time out. Stopchargingmaria has 3 wins in 7 lifetime starts and earnings of $574,000.