Copyright 2015 Darby DanWho’s Out rolled to a dominating 7 ½-length maiden special weight victory Saturday just hours after another Tale of Ekati juvenile, Tale of S’Avall...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/who’s-out-gives-tale-of-ekati-mdspwt-double.htmlSun, 30 Aug 2015 15:46:00 GMT2015-08-30T15:46:00Who’s Out gives Tale of Ekati MdSpWt doubleTale of Ekati got his first TDN Rising Star on Saturday when first-time starter Tale of S’Avall powered to a two-length score in a $93,000 maiden special weight affair for 2-year-olds...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-colt-a-rising-star-at-saratoga.htmlSat, 29 Aug 2015 17:00:00 GMT2015-08-29T17:00:00Tale of Ekati colt a Rising Star at SaratogaBilly’s Star closed late to win Sunday’s $140,250 Victoria Park S. at Woodbine to secure the first stakes win for the 3-year-old Perfect Soul colt...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/perfect-soul-colt-captures-140250-victoria-park-s.htmlSun, 23 Aug 2015 20:16:00 GMT2015-08-23T20:16:00Perfect Soul colt captures $140,250 Victoria Park S.American Lion tallied the third winner from his first crop when Aztec Lion scored a hard-fought maiden special weight victory Saturday...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/aztec-lion-conquers-mdspwt-contest.htmlSat, 15 Aug 2015 16:31:00 GMT2015-08-15T16:31:00Aztec Lion conquers MdSpWt contestAmerican Holiday, a thrilling maiden special weight winner on July 24, won her second consecutive race on Aug. 14 with a sharp 3 ¾-length score...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/first-multiple-winner-for-american-lion.htmlFri, 14 Aug 2015 17:03:00 GMT2015-08-14T17:03:00First multiple winner for American LionClassic winner Shackleford, whose first crop are yearlings of 2015, sold a total of three juveniles at the Aug. 10-11 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale for an average price of $216,667...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/strong-f-t-saratoga-results-for-shackleford.htmlWed, 12 Aug 2015 11:58:00 GMT2015-08-12T11:58:00Strong F-T Saratoga results for ShacklefordJersey Town, whose first crop are yearlings of 2015, set a new mark at the Aug. 10-11 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale on Tuesday evening with a $500,000 filly...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/new-high-for-jersey-town-at-f-t-saratoga.htmlWed, 12 Aug 2015 11:26:00 GMT2015-08-12T11:26:00New high for Jersey Town at F-T SaratogaTale of Ekati had one of the top colts during the second session of the Aug. 10-11 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale on Tuesday evening...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/500k-tale-of-ekati-colt-at-f-t-saratoga.htmlWed, 12 Aug 2015 11:16:00 GMT2015-08-12T11:16:00$500K Tale of Ekati colt at F-T SaratogaA colt from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Jersey Town brought $185,000 during the first session of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/jersey-town-colt-hammers-for-185k-at-f-t-saratoga.htmlTue, 11 Aug 2015 09:53:00 GMT2015-08-11T09:53:00Jersey Town colt hammers for $185K at F-T SaratogaJohn Phillips’ Darby Dan Farm has promoted Robert Hammond to Vice Chairman of the historic Lexington-based Thoroughbred operation. Hammond had been serving as Darby Dan’s Farm Manager for the last five years...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/hammond-promoted-as-vice-chairman-of-darby-dan-farm.htmlTue, 28 Jul 2015 14:54:00 GMT2015-07-28T14:54:00Hammond promoted as Vice Chairman of Darby Dan FarmAmerican Holiday maiden special weight victory July 24 at Ellis Park gave American Lion his second winner from his first crop...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/american-holiday-gives-american-lion-second-winner.htmlFri, 24 Jul 2015 17:45:00 GMT2015-07-24T17:45:00American Holiday gives American Lion second winnerAre You Kidding Me won his second graded stakes in the $209,600 Nijinsky S. (G2) Sunday at Woodbine. The 5-year-old son of Run Away and Hide, who took Woodbine’s Eclipse S. (G2) last month, is the leading earner of 2015 for his sire...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/are-you-kidding-me-scores-second-straight-g2-win.htmlSun, 19 Jul 2015 18:24:00 GMT2015-07-19T18:24:00Are You Kidding Me scores second straight G2 winHeaven’s Runway dueled his way to a thrilling three-quarter length victory in Saturday’s $50,000 Hockessin S. at Delaware Park...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/heaven’s-runway-battles-to-victory-in-hockessin-s.htmlSat, 18 Jul 2015 20:39:00 GMT2015-07-18T20:39:00Heaven’s Runway battles to victory in Hockessin S.Dialed In, whose first crop are yearlings of 2015, had five lots go through the ring at the July Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale, with all five selling, led by a $270,000 colt...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/270k-colt-tops-strong-f-t-july-sale-for-dialed-in.htmlThu, 09 Jul 2015 21:16:00 GMT2015-07-09T21:16:00$270K colt tops strong F-T July sale for Dialed InWith a powerful stretch run, Are You Kidding Me rolled to a 1 ½-length victory in the $201,200 Grade 2 Eclipse S. Sunday at Woodbine...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/are-you-kidding-me-annexes-grade-2-eclipse-s.htmlSun, 07 Jun 2015 22:37:00 GMT2015-06-07T22:37:00Are You Kidding Me annexes Grade 2 Eclipse S.American Lion’s first-time starter Golden Ray became the first winner for the Darby Dan stallion April 22 at Gulfstream Park...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/first-winner-for-american-lion.htmlFri, 22 May 2015 14:30:00 GMT2015-05-22T14:30:00First winner for American LionTale of Verve wrote his own Classic fairy tale on May 16th, running a solid second in the $1,500,000 Preakness S. (G1) in his inaugural stakes appearance...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-sires-preakness-(g1)-runner-up.htmlMon, 18 May 2015 11:28:00 GMT2015-05-18T11:28:00Tale of Ekati Sires Preakness (G1) Runner-UpAptly named One Minute, the first two-year-old starter of the year by Run Away and Hide, ran away and hid from a maiden special weight field in fast time at Churchill Downs on May 14th. The bay filly hit the wire 7 1/4-lengths clear in the five-furlong event...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/juvenile-runs-away-from-mdspwt-field-at-churchill.htmlFri, 15 May 2015 10:10:00 GMT2015-05-15T10:10:00Juvenile 'Runs Away' from MdSpWt field at ChurchillDarby Dan yearling consignments produced the 1-2 finish in a major stakes and Graded stakes horses at both Belmont and Santa Anita over the May 9-10 weekend…http://www.darbydan.com/articles/four-stakes-horses-over-the-weekend-for-darby-dan-sales.htmlMon, 11 May 2015 14:59:00 GMT2015-05-11T14:59:00Four stakes horses over the weekend for Darby Dan SalesA filly from the first crop of American Lion hammered for $235,000 Thursday at the OBS April sale of 2-year-olds in training...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/american-lion-filly-lights-board-at-obs.htmlThu, 23 Apr 2015 15:13:00 GMT2015-04-23T15:13:00American Lion filly lights board at OBSThe first auction two-year-olds by American Lion are making some noise, averaging 15 1/2 times the stud fee at the juvenile sales this year…http://www.darbydan.com/articles/first-2yos-by-american-lion--hear-them-roar.htmlTue, 21 Apr 2015 13:18:00 GMT2015-04-21T13:18:00First 2YOs by American Lion - Hear Them RoarA colt by Tale of Ekati consigned by All Dreams Equine, agent, zipped through three furlongs in :33 2/5 at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2015 Spring Sale...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-colt-has-fastest-breeze-at-obs-under-tack-show.htmlThu, 16 Apr 2015 10:39:00 GMT2015-04-16T10:39:00Tale of Ekati colt has fastest breeze at OBS under tack showTale of Ekati’s lone offering at the OBS March Sale of Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training, which was held March 17-18 in Ocala, brought a winning bid of $350,000...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-2yo-brings-350000-at-obs.htmlWed, 18 Mar 2015 21:17:00 GMT2015-03-18T21:17:00Tale of Ekati 2yo brings $350,000 at OBSRun Hide My Girl battled through the length of the stretch on the way to a three-quarter length victory in the $75,000 Gold Coast S., the first black-type win for the 4-year-old daughter of Run Away and Hide...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/run-hide-my-girl-gets-first-stakes-win.htmlSat, 14 Mar 2015 17:14:00 GMT2015-03-14T17:14:00Run Hide My Girl gets first stakes winShowing her multi-faceted talent, Ekati's Phaeton grabbed the lead from the opening quarter en route to a determined victory in the $200,000 Davona Dale S. (G2) today at Gulfstream...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/ekatis-phaeton-tenacious-in-davona-dale-(g2).htmlSat, 21 Feb 2015 16:34:00 GMT2015-02-21T16:34:00Ekati's Phaeton tenacious in Davona Dale (G2)A yearling from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Jersey Town brought the highest priced paid for a colt during the first day of the Feb. 8-9 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed sale...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/jersey-town-has-top-colt-at-fasig-tipton.htmlSun, 08 Feb 2015 19:57:00 GMT2015-02-08T19:57:00Jersey Town has top colt at Fasig-TiptonDarby Dan sales graduate Far Right took the shortest path home in his 2015 debut, and stormed to victory in the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn Park on January 19th…http://www.darbydan.com/articles/darby-dan-grad-impresses-on-triple-crown-trail.htmlTue, 20 Jan 2015 10:09:00 GMT2015-01-20T10:09:00Darby Dan grad impresses on Triple Crown trailTale of Ekati got his first black-type winner on Saturday afternoon when Ekati’s Phaeton determined effort earned the 3-year-old filly a win in the $100,000 Old Hat S. (G3)...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/ekati’s-phaeton-battles-to-old-hat-s.-(g3)-victory.htmlSat, 03 Jan 2015 18:01:00 GMT2015-01-03T18:01:00Ekati’s Phaeton battles to Old Hat S. (G3) victoryFreshman sire Tale of Ekati’s first crop has performed exceptionally well as 2014 draws near its close, with the Darby Dan stallion logging several maiden special weight winners...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-finishing-strong-in-2014.htmlSat, 13 Dec 2014 16:25:00 GMT2014-12-13T16:25:00Tale of Ekati finishing strong in 2014Tale of Ekati logged his 12th winner from his first crop on Sunday when the 2-year-old colt Senna scored a nose victory...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/senna-scores-in-tight-maiden-contest.htmlSun, 07 Dec 2014 19:29:00 GMT2014-12-07T19:29:00Senna scores in tight maiden contestDarby Dan Farm has set stud fees for its 2015 roster of stallions. The Lexington-based farm will again be offering various incentives programs in 2015 to provide value to breeders, including the Profit Protection Program, Goldmine 20/20 Match Program, and Black-Type Bonanza Program...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/darby-dan-sets-2015-stud-fees.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 10:05:00 GMT2014-11-26T10:05:00Darby Dan sets 2015 stud feesPair of Darby Dan Distaffers Top $2 Million At Fasig-Tiptonhttp://www.darbydan.com/domains/www.darbydan.com/cmsfiles/docs/149680-DarbyDan-newsletter-TDN.pdfTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:55:00 GMT2014-11-18T16:55:00Darby Dan Farm's November 2014 NewsletterTale of Ekati’s hot November continued into the second weekend of the month as the freshman sire tallied a pair of maiden special weight winners...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-racks-up-second-mdspwt-winner-in-two-days.htmlSat, 15 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT2014-11-15T17:00:00Tale of Ekati racks up second MdSpWt winner in two daysTale of Ekati sired his eighth two-year-old winner of the season on November 8th, when $400,000 yearling A Shin Carat glistened in her career debut at Kyoto Racecourse in Japan...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/glittering-debut-for-tale-of-ekati-filly.htmlThu, 13 Nov 2014 09:26:00 GMT2014-11-13T09:26:00Glittering debut for Tale of Ekati fillyDarby Dan’s consignment at the Fasig-Tipton November auction included two of the top eight highest priced sales figures paid at the one-day sale...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/pair-of-darby-dan-distaffers-top-2-million-at-fasig-tipton.htmlTue, 04 Nov 2014 07:04:00 GMT2014-11-04T07:04:00Pair of Darby Dan distaffers top $2 million at Fasig-TiptonFirst-crop sire Tale of Ekati logged his seventh winner on Nov. 7 when A Little Unique scampered to a 2 ½ length maiden special weight victory...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-notches-seventh-winner.htmlFri, 31 Oct 2014 12:45:00 GMT2014-10-31T12:45:00Tale of Ekati notches seventh winnerTaris, the fastest 3-year-old filly in North America and recent runaway winner of Keeneland’s Raven Run S. (G2), has been supplemented to the Fasig-Tipton November sale on Nov. 3 in Lexington, KY where she’ll be offered by Darby Dan Sales...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/darby-dan-to-offer-taris-at-f-t-november.htmlSat, 25 Oct 2014 17:05:00 GMT2014-10-25T17:05:00Darby Dan to offer Taris at F-T November2014 November sales consignments are red-carpet ready...http://www.darbydan.com/domains/www.darbydan.com/cmsfiles/docs/148108-DarbyDan-newsletter-TDN.pdfMon, 20 Oct 2014 15:28:00 GMT2014-10-20T15:28:00Darby Dan Farm's October 2014 NewsletterMorning Tale ran her record to 2-for-2 with an electrifying head victory in a one-mile allowance contest for 2-year-old fillies...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/tale-of-ekati-filly-keeps-record-perfect-with-alw-win.htmlSun, 12 Oct 2014 17:14:00 GMT2014-10-12T17:14:00Tale of Ekati filly keeps record perfect with Alw winThe first weanling offered at auction by Classic winner Shackleford topped the Oct. 6-7 Fasig-Tipton Fall sale with a winning bid of $150,000...http://www.darbydan.com/articles/shackleford’s-first-weanling-tops-f-t-saratoga-fall-sale.htmlTue, 07 Oct 2014 21:52:00 GMT2014-10-07T21:52:00Shackleford’s first weanling tops F-T Saratoga Fall salehttp://www.darbydan.com/articles.rssDarby DanMon, 06 Oct 2008 09:47:23 GMTen-us