Another Stakes Win for Macho Uno's Newest Millionaire
Macho Uno's Danon Legend stormed to a fourth stakes victory in the March 17 Kurofone Sho Stakes at......
Macho Uno's Danon Legend earned his second stakes victory of 2015 in the April 8 Toyko Sprint Stakes at Ohi Racecourse. The win comes less than a month after the son of Macho Uno surpassed the $1 million mark for his career when he stormed home to take Kurofune Sho Stakes on March 17.
Danon Legend how has five stakes victories on his impressive resume. He closed out his 2014 campaign with a score in the Group 3 Capella Stakes, his third blacktype victory of the season. Overall, the five-year-old has made eight trips to the winner's circle in his 20 starts. He races in the colors of Danox Inc., who purchased the horse for $385,000 at the 2012 Barretts Two-Year-old in Training sale.
Out of the Storm Cat mare My Goodness, Danon Legend was bred by Colts Neck Stable, LLC. His bankroll now stands at $1,489,835 and he's the fourth son of Macho Uno to break the seven figure barrier for career earnings. Breeders' Cup Classic champion Mucho Macho Man leads all Macho Uno progeny with $5,625,410, followed by Grade 1 Stephen Foster H. winner/Preakness Stakes runner-up Macho Again ($1,825,767) and the active multiple Grade 1 winner Private Zone ($1,581,220).
$400,000 Awesome Again Colt at OBS March
A colt by Elite Sire Awesome Again commanded a final bid of $400,000 at the OBS March Two-Year-Old......
A colt by Elite Sire Awesome Again commanded a final bid of $400,000 at the OBS March Two-Year-Old in Training sale.
The colt was purchased by Live Oak Plantation and is out of the stakes-winning Allen's Prospect mare I'm Out First, already the dam of two stakes winners. Consigned by Northwest Stud, agent, the dark bay zipped an eighth of a mile in 10 1/5 at the pre-sale breeze show.
Six of the eight Awesome Again juveniles sold in 2015 have now brought six figures, including colts selling for $335,000, $275,000 and $200,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Florida sale.
Three of Awesome Again's 14 Grade 1 winners were offered for sale as juveniles - Eclipse Champion Ginger Punch, Awesome Gem and Dubai Escapade.