Friday, May 27, 2016
Darby Dan Farm’s freshman sire Shackleford, the three-time Grade 1 winner of such notable races as the Preakness S. (G1) at three and Met Mile (G1) at four, sired his first winner on Friday when 2-year-old colt Little Nappy scored a wire-to-wire victory in a $55,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Gulfstream Park...
Monday, May 23, 2016
Darby Dan’s freshman sire Shackleford continued building on the momentum of his first crop of 2-year-olds Monday when one of his colts sold for $250,000 during the first session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale at Timonium...
Friday, May 20, 2016
Darby Dan Farm’s freshman sire Dialed In, the Florida Derby (G1) winner by Mineshaft, was represented with his first winner from his first starter, when 2-year-old filly Maximum Edge scored an impressive debut victory in a $44,000 Maiden Special Weight on Friday at Churchill Downs...
Sun Country gallops by 9 in MSW
RSS Feeds Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Sun King's latest impressive winner from his first crop came on July 26, when Sun Country rolled to a nine-length win going six furlongs at Prairie Meadows. The 2-year-old colt dueled for the first half-mile before drawing off in the stretch. (VIDEO)

Sun Country is owned by his breeders Richard Bremer and Cheryl Sprick. The chestnut colt finished fourth in the $107,000 Iowa Stallion Futurity July 8 in his career debut. He has now earned $19,481 in two starts. Sun Country is out of Thigh High Boots, whose only other foal is four-time stakes winner Bet Your Boots.

Sun King has already been represented by three maiden special weight winners and four more who have been on the board in maiden special events. His son Legalis won in Europe on turf while Valid Jet was a seven-length winner on dirt. The 9-year-old stallion had a full book of mares his first three years at stud while standing at Darby Dan for $10,000 LFS&N.