Regally-bred Capensis wins Virginia Derby (G3) in stakes debut

Capensis, an Eaton Sales $2 million yearling at the 2020 Keeneland September sale, won his stakes debut Tuesday at Colonial Downs with a two-length victory in the $300,000 Virginia Derby (G3). Eaton consigned the steely gray yearling on behalf of his breeder Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings, LLC. The winning bidders were Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Robert LaPenta, […]

Forte is perfect in resounding Hopeful S. (G1) victory

Eaton Sales grad Forte stamped himself as the best 2-year-old on the east coast with a three-length victory in the $300,000 Hopeful S. (G1) on Labor Day at Saratoga. After a troubled trip in the Sanford S. (G3) on July 16, Forte made amends in a big way over a sloppy Saratoga track on Monday. […]

Interstatedaydream takes Indiana Oaks (G3) for second graded win

Interstatedaydream made it two graded wins in a row on Saturday with a popular victory in the $200,000 Indiana Oaks (G3) at Horseshoe Indianapolis. The 3-year-old filly, who Eaton Sales sold and consigned on behalf of her breeder William Graham for $105,000 to Rascal Bloodstock at the 2020 Keeneland January sale, banked $117,600 for the […]

Jaxon Traveler cruises to front-running Maryland Sprint S. (G3) score

Eaton Sales grad Jaxon Traveler rocketed out of the gate and never looked back as he won the $150,000 Maryland Sprint S. (G3) on May 21 at Pimlico on the Preakness Day card. The 4-year-old is now a four-time stakes winner after scoring his first graded win on Saturday. He has placed in eight additional […]

Interstatedaydream gets first stakes win in Black-Eyed Susan (G2)

Interstatedaydream rolled past Beguine in upper stretch and held off Adare Manor to capture the $250,000 Black-Eyed Susan S. (G2) on May 20 at Pimlico. The victory was the first stakes score for the 3-year-old filly, who Eaton Sales consigned and sold for $105,000 at the 2020 Keeneland January sale. Interstatedaydream was third in this […]

Ocean Safari rallies to take Gulfstream Park’s Honey Ryder S.

Eaton Sales grad Ocean Safari got her first career stakes win Saturday with a half-length victory in the $75,000 Honey Ryder S. over the Gulfstream Park turf course. The dark bay 3-year-old was third for most of the “about” one-mile trip. It wasn’t until the top of the stretch that she swung three-wide to take […]

Last Samurai comes up huge in the $1 million Oaklawn H. (G2)

Eaton Sales grad Last Samurai got his first graded stakes win in style on Saturday, taking off through the stretch to win the $1 million Oaklawn H. (G2) by four lengths under Jon Court. Coming off a close second in the April 3 Temperence Hill S. at this same track, Last Samurai broke very well […]

Tiz the Bomb rolls to Jeff Ruby Steaks S. (G3) victory

Eaton Sales grad Tiz the Bomb made a decisive move with a half-mile to run en route to a stirring victory in Saturday’s $600,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks S. (G3), winning by 2 ¼-lengths over Tawny Port. The 3-year-old Hit It a Bomb colt earned 100 points in the Road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) challenge […]

Cosmic Train outfinishes More Memories in Crescent City Derby

Eaton Sales grads Cosmic Train and More Memories staged a thrilling stretch duel in Saturday’s $75,000 Crescent City Derby at the Fair Grounds, with Cosmic Train getting the best of his fellow 3-year-old by a head in the 1 1/16-mile race. After breaking last in the field of 10, Cosmic Train fell some 15 lengths […]

Switzerland earns Grade 1 glory in Dubai Golden Shaheen

Switzerland stormed to the lead at the top of the Meydan Racecourse on his way to victory in Saturday’s $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1), giving the Eaton Sales grad his first Grade 1 win. Eaton Sales consigned and sold 8-year-old Switzerland at the 2015 Keeneland September Yearling sale, where he brought a winning bid […]