Two-year-olds at Sunshine Meadows are ready for their next step in their advancing careers.
Below is our second spring training prospects review. We will seek to pick a top 10 (for evaluation in December) within a week. Here we go for Dreams #2 with a few from the Sylvester, Kelley, Grant and Czernyson barns:
#36 Air Lindy (2ft-M-Benedicta Jet- ) - Charles Sylvester. Half- sister to Citation Lindy (3, 1:54.4f, $326,584) and Westside Lindy (5, 1:54.2f, $165,416). Light on her feet!
#22 A List Lindy (2ft-Lindy's Leading Lady- ) - Charles Sylvester. Second foal of unraced dam; first foal Mr. Lindy (2, q1:59.4 in 2013)
#142 Ruby Knight (2ct-Ruby Crown-Incredible Nevele) - Charles Sylvester. This one a half-brother to Hambletonian winner and important European sire 3,1:53.4 ($1,951,740) and Mohammed Mali 5, 1:53.4 ($316,981). The dam is a daughter of Crown Thy Good by .
#107 Image Of Luck (2ct-Imageofasweetgirl- ) - Charles Sylvester. Fourth foal of the dam, she with record of 3.1:58.2h ($123,280) and producer of two winners at age two.
#142 Ruby Knight (inside), #107 Image Of Luck (middle), #22 A List Lindy (outside)
#175 Wheels A Smokin (2ft-Quick Credit- ) - Charles Sylvester. Half-brother to Wheeling N Dealin (2, 1:55s, $811,226), Sugar Wheeler (3,1:55.3s, $356,163) and Wheels (5,1:54.3, $133,274).
#44 Captain Crown (2ct-Sharon Crown- ) - Charles Sylvester. Eighth foal of George Miller's broodmare Sharon Crown 5q,1:56.4 ($224,571) she the dam of Caviar Crown 3,1:53.1f ($268,035), Lady Crown 4,1:55.3s ($146,701), and Crown Rules 5,1:57.3f ($135,575) plus two other sub 1:59 performers from six live foals of racing age.
#43 Amare Deo (2ft-Cherished Victory- ) - Charles Sylvester. Half-sister to Stand Guard (5, 1:53.1f, $590,499).
Carmenooch (2ft-Clarice Marie- ) - . Sixth foal of dam she with record of 3,1:57.3s ($201,230) and dam of with in 1:55 of better including Corky 3,1:52.4f ($895,865), Go Go Red Marty 4,1:53.3S ($256,378) and Duded Up 3,1:55s ($78,069), Good looker!
Bistrobistro Taj (2ft-Freda Hall- ) -Fred Grant. Second foal of Freda Hall, an unraced daughter of Lexus Bel by
Afterimage (2ft-Angelique Hanover- ) - Fred Grant. Ninth foal of the dam, she a daughter of Almost An Angel by Crowning Point. Angelique has produced four winners, three with records of 1:59 or better including Spiro de Vie 3,1:54.2f ($67,180) and Markz Moose 3,1:55.1f ($48,695)
#6 About To Bee (2ft-Beehive- ) - Lindy Farms. Half-sister to Hambletonian Oaks and multiple Ontario Sires Stakes winner Bee A Magician (3, 1:51, $2,313,956).Third foal of the dam. Nice filly!
#7 Back To Back Lindy (2ft-Back To Lindy- ) - Lindy Farms. Third foal of the dam.
#36 Malala (2ft-No Pictures Please- ) - . First foal of dam, she with record of 2,q2:04.3f ($6,991). Second dam Miss Garland 5,2:00f ($91,356) is the dam of Vivid Photo 4,1:50.2z ($3,273,387), Goodlookngirl 4,q1:59.4 ($154,088), Celebrity Shark 6,1:56.4f ($139,528) and three other sub-1:58 record performers from 11 foals, 10 of racing age.
by Thomas H. Hicks from Sunshine Meadows