Stakes Winner Zonda Added to Fasig-Tipton November Sale

(Fasig-Tipton Catalogues / Photo by Gene McLean)

From the Fasig-Tipton-Tipton Media Team:

Recent stakes winner ZONDA among latest November Sale entries
Fasig-Tipton has added an additional two entries to the supplemental catalogue for its upcoming November Sale.

These newest entries are catalogued as hips 218-219:

  • ZONDA (Hip 218): Three-year-old daughter of SCAT DADDY enters the sale off an impressive stakes win in the Maryland Million Ladies S. on October 19, going 1 1/8 miles on turf.  From a highly productive female family, she is a half-sister to the dam of graded stakes winners HONEY BUNNY and DR. EDGAR.  A registered Maryland-bred that is also Virginia certified, she will be consigned as a racing/broodmare prospect by South Point Sales Agency, agent.
  • ’19 GUN RUNNER-LOVE AND PRIDE FILLY (Hip 219): Weanling daughter from the first crop of GUN RUNNER, Horse of the Year and earner of nearly $16 million.  Her dam, LOVE AND PRIDE, notched G1 wins at Saratoga and Santa Anita on her way to earnings of more than $985,000. Her rich female family includes Grade 1 winners CARA RAFEALA and BERNARDINI. She will be consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent.

These entries may now be viewed online and will also be available in the equineline sales catalogue app. Print versions of all supplemental entries will be available on the Fasig-Tipton grounds at sale time.

The November Sale will be held on Tuesday, November 5, in Lexington, Kentucky, beginning at 3 pm.

For further information:
Evan Ferraro
(859)255-1555

The horse broke well today,” Gaffalione said. “I had the horse inside, Dunph, going to the lead and then (Gun It) showed a little bit of speed. When I saw they were intent on going I just tried to get him back and got him to relax. He came back to me nicely and settled well down the backside. Got a little keen going into the far turn and wanted to move a little early. But I didn’t want to take too much away from him so I tried to sit as long as I could. He was waiting on horses down the lane but I kept him at task and there was plenty of horse there.”

“Mark (Casse, the trainer) and his team have done a great job,” Gaffalione said. “They’ve had a ton of confidence in this horse the whole way. It’s just an honor to be able to ride the horse. He’s just so professional, trains great and he’s a pleasure to be around.”

Tyler Gaffalione, Rode of War of Will to victory in the G2 Risen Star Stakes at the Fair Grounds
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