Colonel John

Colonel John

Trainer:Eoin Harty
Owner: WinStar Farms, LLC
Foaling Date: 2005-03-04
Pedigree: Tiznow and Sweet Damsel of Turkoman
Dosage: 4-1-9-0-0 (14)
Dosage Index / CD: 2.11 / 0.64 - 5



Notes: Colonel John is an American Thoroughbr ed racehorse and one of the favorites for the 2008 Kentucky Derby. He was bred and raced by WinStar Farm and trained by Eoin G. Harty. Sired by Tiznow, who is the 2000 American Horse of the Year and the Breeders' Cup Classic winner for two times, Colonel John has stamina competing for longer versions of horseracin g. His dam - Sweet Damsel - is a progeny of Turkoman, the 1986 American Champion Older Male Horse. Colonel John participat ed and clinched winning titles in the Sham Stakes and the Grade I Santa Anita Derby. In spite of his inexperien ce in dirt surface, Colonel John is expected to perform well into the 2008 US Triple Crown series.

Statistics
Year Races Run Wins Place Show Earnings
2008 7 3 - 1 $1,228,530

Facts
2008 - 1st in Sham (GIII) at Santa Anita
2007 - 1st in Real Quiet Stakes at Hollywood Park and Maiden Special Stakes at Santa Anita and 2nd in CashCall Futurity (GI) at Hollywood Park and Maiden Special Weight at Del Mar