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Tale of Ekati / Verve, by Unbridled, 2012, B  |  Fee: $2,000 S&N

Classic-Placed Runner from the Storm Cat Sire Line

  • Ran second to Triple Crown champion AMERICAN PHAROAH in the Preakness S. (G1), finishing ahead of multiple G1 winner Dortmund and G1-placed/GSWs Mr. Z, Divining Rod and Firing Line, in his stakes debut
  • Won a Keeneland MdSpWt by 2 lengths, also a Saratoga allowance winner over G1-placed My Man Sam. Retired with earnings of $500,245
  • Out of multiple Graded producing UNBRIDLED-line mare. Full brother to G3 winner and multiple G1-placed VERVE'S TALE
  • From the family of G1 winners ZOFTIGZO IMPRESSIVEZAFTIG and champion colts SWALE and FORTY NINER
  • From the first crop of multiple G1 winner TALE OF EKATI
  • $440,000 2-year-old purchase at Keeneland April—the third-highest price of the sale—after breezing 1/8 in :10.1
 
 
RACE RECORD
Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 2 0 0 2 $9,700
3 11 1 2 0 $430,475
4 5 1 0 0 $57,870
5
1 0 0 0 $0
6 1 0 0 0 $2,200
Totals 20 2 2 2 $500,245

Won at 3

  • A maiden special weight race at Keeneland (9.5f, defeating Call Sign, Wildlife Artist, Dac, Candy Gran, Innocuous).

2nd at 3

  • Preakness S. (G1) at Pimlico (9.5f, to American Pharoah, defeating Divining Rod, Dortmund, Mr. Z, Danzig Moon, Firing Line, Bodhisattva).

Won at 4

  • An allowance race at Saratoga (9f, defeating My Man Sam, Cadeyrn, Gray Sky, Testosterstone, Conviction).

 

 
 
PHOTOS

 
 
PEDIGREE (Print Pedigree)
TALE OF EKATI (USA)
b. 2005
TALE OF THE CAT (USA)
dkb/br. 1994
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN) b. 1978
TERLINGUA (USA) ch. 1976 *
YARN (USA)
dkb/br. 1987
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
NARRATE (USA) dkb/br. 1980 *
SILENCE BEAUTY (JPN)
dkb/br. 1997
SUNDAY SILENCE (USA)
blk. 1986
HALO (USA) blk. 1969 [BC]
WISHING WELL (USA) b. 1975
MAPLEJINSKY (USA)
b. 1985
NIJINSKY (CAN)   b. 1967 [CS]
GOLD BEAUTY (USA) b. 1979 *
VERVE (USA)
ch. 2001
UNBRIDLED (USA)
b. 1987 [BI]
FAPPIANO (USA)
b. 1977 [IC]
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
KILLALOE (USA) b. 1970
GANA FACIL (USA)
ch. 1981
LE FABULEUX (FR) ch. 1961 [P]
CHAREDI (USA) dkb/br. 1976
MRS. MARCOS (USA)
b. 1990
PRIVATE ACCOUNT (USA)
b. 1976
DAMASCUS (USA) b. 1964 [IC]
NUMBERED ACCOUNT (USA) br. 1969 *
DANCING SLIPPERS (USA)
ch. 1981
NIJINSKY (CAN)   b. 1967 [CS]
CHAIN (USA) ch. 1969