Copyright 2016 Darby DanBilly’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..., 23 Aug 2015 20:16:00 GMT2015-08-23T20:16:00Perfect Soul colt captures $140,250 Victoria Park S.Perfect Soul's lone offering during Day 1 of the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale brought an impressive $270,000 from winning bidder Bridlewood Farm., 11 Sep 2013 20:09:00 GMT2013-09-11T20:09:00Perfect Soul filly brings $270K during Keeneland day 1The Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society (Ontario Division) sale was led by Darby Dan Farm stallion..., 04 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-09-04T00:00:00Perfect Soul colt tops CTHS saleLiving up to her name, My Perfect Ten, a 5-year-old Perfect Soul mare, rolled to an easy victory in the $50,000 Ellis Park Turf S. on Saturday..., 06 Jul 2013 23:00:00 GMT2013-07-06T23:00:00Simply "Perfect" in Ellis Park Turf S.Charles Fipke's homebred Golden Soul gave his connections a huge thrill with his stirring stretch run in Kentucky Derby 139, coming from 15th place to finish second..., 05 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-05T00:00:00Golden Soul gives his all in Kentucky Derby 139Perfect Soul's 3-year-old colt Golden Soul will join 19 others in the gate Saturday for the 139th Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs..., 02 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-02T00:00:00Golden Soul aims for Kentucky Derby gloryJersey's Soul, by Perfect Soul (IRE), drew off to a five-length victory to break her maiden Sunday at Golden Gate Fields., 21 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-01-21T00:00:00Jersey's Soul breaks maiden in stylePerfect Soul's 3-year-old colt Golden Soul earned his way into the top 20 on the Kentucky Derby (G1) points list with a second-place finish in the $200,000 Lecomte S. (G3)..., 19 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-01-19T00:00:00G3 Lecomte S. puts Golden Soul on Derby TrailPerfect Soul will stand the 2012 breeding season at the Hunderup family's Norse Ridge Farm near King City, Ontario..., 07 Nov 2011 10:53:14 GMT2011-11-07T10:53:14Perfect Soul (IRE) Moves to Norse Ridge for 2012Perfect Shirl came up with her best race of the year to deliver a stirring come-from-behind victory for her owner/breeder Charles Fipke in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf..., 04 Nov 2011 20:25:45 GMT2011-11-04T20:25:45Perfect Shirl dazzles in $2 million BC Filly and Mare TurfDarby Dan's Perfect Soul accounted for three winners in two days over July 5-6, including two maiden special weight winners..., 06 Jul 2011 22:12:36 GMT2011-07-06T22:12:36Three winners in two days for Perfect SoulRenowned pedigree analyst Sid Fernando strongly recommended the Sadler’s Wells line and Perfect Soul in particular, as bloodlines that are needed more in North America...’s-wells--perfect-soul.htmlWed, 08 Jun 2011 13:25:10 GMT2011-06-08T13:25:10Fernando touts Sadler’s Wells & Perfect SoulCharles Fipke's homebred Check Your Soul stamped himself a likely favorite for the upcoming Queen's Plate..., 06 Jun 2011 00:14:52 GMT2011-06-06T00:14:52Check Your Soul cruises in Plate TrialCharles E. Fipke’s homebred Impossible Time, raised at Darby Dan, was named Champion Older Female in Canada at the recently held Sovereign Award ceremonies..., 30 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-05-30T00:00:00Impossible Dream realized: Fipke homebred earns ChampionshipCheck Your Soul could be on his way to becoming the second Canadian classic winner in the first three crops by Perfect Soul, after a dominating win..., 01 May 2011 20:18:52 GMT2011-05-01T20:18:52Check Your Soul cruises in $115K Wando, Queen's Plate nextPerfect Soul's daughter Blessed Soul made short work of the field in the 1 1/16 mile feature at Pimlico April 22..., 22 Apr 2011 22:02:54 GMT2011-04-22T22:02:54Blessed Soul steps up in Pimlico featureA Perfect Soul filly turned heads at the OBS 2-year-old sale on April 20, going for $125,000, the sixth highest price during the third session..., 20 Apr 2011 19:21:53 GMT2011-04-20T19:21:53Perfect Soul juvenile a top 10 seller at OBSCheck Your Soul finished full of run to break his maiden on the grass at Keeneland on April 15..., 15 Apr 2011 20:53:20 GMT2011-04-15T20:53:20Perfect Soul colt shows his stuff on Keeneland lawnLalo's Baby Bear made an impressive late move to score a one-length victory in Hawthorne's March 21 feature..., 22 Mar 2011 21:19:05 GMT2011-03-22T21:19:05Son of Perfect Soul sharp in Hawthorne featureCharles Fipke homebred Perfect Shirl comes into the Nov. 4 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1) off a top effort in the Grade 2 Canadian S..., 03 Mar 2011 22:00:52 GMT2011-03-03T22:00:52Perfect Shirl ready for big Breeders' Cup effortChampion Perfect Soul (Ire) sired a Classic winner from his first crop and now a Championship contender in his second..., 20 Jan 2011 11:09:07 GMT2011-01-20T11:09:07Perfect Soul sires Championship FinalistThe Thanksgiving holiday weekend was good to Darby Dan horses at both Aqueduct and Churchill Downs..., 27 Nov 2010 00:00:00 GMT2010-11-27T00:00:00Thanksgiving weekend recapYa Gotta Have Soul pulled away in the stretch to dominate a seven-furlong allowance race at Belmont Park on Oct. 2..., 02 Oct 2010 13:47:17 GMT2010-10-02T13:47:17Ya Gotta Have Soul cruises in Belmont allowanceChampion Perfect Soul (Ire) sired the top-priced colt at the selected session of the Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society yearling sale on September 7th..., 09 Sep 2010 12:15:33 GMT2010-09-09T12:15:33Perfect Soul sires top colt at CAN Select SaleSoul Custody, a 3-year-old daughter of Perfect Soul (IRE), got her second stakes placing of the year with a third-place finish in the $75,000 Washington Oaks, 15 Aug 2010 22:12:46 GMT2010-08-15T22:12:46Soul Custody now twice stakes placed in 2010Perfect Soul (Ire) sired his second Saratoga stakes performer in 11 days, when Perfect Shower ran a close second in the John’s Call Stakes at the Spa on Friday..., 07 Aug 2010 00:08:20 GMT2010-08-07T00:08:20Saratoga Has SoulPerfect Shirl, a 3-year-old filly by Perfect Soul, made a perfect stakes debut in the $150,000 Lake George (G2)..., 28 Jul 2010 21:30:52 GMT2010-07-28T21:30:52Perfect Shirl wins G2 Lake George in stakes debutLed by two new stakes horses and three impressive winners on dirt, turf, and all-weather surfaces, Perfect Soul (Ire) had an excellent weekend across North America July 10 & 11...‘soulful’-weekend-across-north-america.htmlMon, 12 Jul 2010 15:22:44 GMT2010-07-12T15:22:44A ‘Soulful’ weekend across North AmericaPerfect Shower won the feature on the grass at Woodbine on June 19, the same course where he captured the $500,000 Breeders' S. last year..., 20 Jun 2010 10:25:58 GMT2010-06-20T10:25:58Perfect Shower triumphant in Woodbine featurePerfect Shirl made short work of a full field of 14 maiden fillies to score an easy 2 1/2-length victory in a 1 1/8-mile turf race at Woodbine..., 14 Jun 2010 07:37:53 GMT2010-06-14T07:37:53Regally bred Perfect Shirl breaks maiden at WoodbineIma Soul Miss exploded in the lane to win by a Woodbine allowance race by eight lengths over the main track on June 5..., 05 Jun 2010 22:50:05 GMT2010-06-05T22:50:05Ima Soul Miss dominates Woodbine allowance by 8 lengthsLalo's Baby Bear, a 4-year-old by Perfect Soul (IRE), won his 2010 bow with a four length victory in the feature at Arlington Park on May 13..., 14 May 2010 08:52:23 GMT2010-05-14T08:52:23Son of Perfect Soul captures Arlington featurePort Stanley, a 4-year-old son of Perfect Soul (IRE), made it two wins in a row with a victory over the Woodbine all-weather surface on May 2..., 02 May 2010 19:51:42 GMT2010-05-02T19:51:42Repeat winner at Woodbine for Perfect Soul (IRE)Ya Gotta Have Soul's win in a maiden special weight race at Keeneland on Apr. 23 was a victory for Darby Dan in many respects..., 23 Apr 2010 21:14:42 GMT2010-04-23T21:14:42Ya Gotta Have Soul digs deep for Keeneland victoryIsland Soul will try to stamp his ticket to Louisville on Mar. 27, when the son of Perfect Soul takes on a full field in the $750,000 Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds..., 23 Mar 2010 21:03:29 GMT2010-03-23T21:03:29Island Soul faces 12 foes in G2 Louisiana DerbyChampion Perfect Soul (Ire) has enjoyed immense success from his first two crops to race, including some stunning accomplishments at Canada’s finest racetrack – Woodbine...’s-leading-roi-sire-at-woodbine-in-‘09.htmlMon, 18 Jan 2010 16:18:38 GMT2010-01-18T16:18:38Perfect Soul: KY’s Leading ROI Sire at Woodbine in ‘09Champion Perfect Soul sired another flashy 2-year-old winner from his second crop on Oct. 29th when his daughter Fire Into Ice surged up the rail to take command in the stretch and win a $75,900 maiden special weight race at Woodbine..., 30 Oct 2009 00:00:00 GMT2009-10-30T00:00:00Another impressive 2YO winner for Perfect SoulPerfect Wedding, a 3-year-old filly by Perfect Soul, claimed her second straight win on Oct. 26th when she stretched out around two turns for the first time and won a $41,000 allowance race at the Meadowlands..., 27 Oct 2009 10:31:56 GMT2009-10-27T10:31:56Perfect Soul filly captures allowance for second straight winPerfect Loch, a 2-year-old colt by Perfect Soul, made a promising debut to the races on Oct. 24th at Woodbine, rallying from last in the 12-horse field to win a $75,900 maiden special weight race..., 25 Oct 2009 20:44:39 GMT2009-10-25T20:44:39Perfect debuts for Perfect Soul runners at WoodbineGrade 1-winning millionaire Perfect Soul had two promising winners on Oct. 18th when his 2-year-old filly Groovintothebeat won at first asking at Fort Erie and his 3-year-old Woodman’s Soul streaked to a four-length win in a $78,000 maiden special weight heat at Woodbine..., 19 Oct 2009 11:47:51 GMT2009-10-19T11:47:51Perfect Soul: 2 more impressive MSW winnersSoul of Nataka became the latest stakes winner for her sire Perfect Soul when she prevailed after a determined stretch run in the $151,000 Catotene S. on Oct. 4th at Woodbine..., 05 Oct 2009 10:16:15 GMT2009-10-05T10:16:15Perfect Soul filly wins $151,000 Carotene S.Perfect Soul had two more winners on Saturday, Sept. 19th when Perfect Wedding, a 3-year-old filly, won a maiden special weight race at Monmouth and Soul Kiss, a 2-year-old filly, broke her maiden at Golden Gate..., 21 Sep 2009 13:09:00 GMT2009-09-21T13:09:00Two more winners for Perfect SoulPerfect Soul added a pair of impressive maiden winners on Sept. 12th when 2-year-old first-time starter Perfect Crevasse and 3-year-old Soul of Nataka captured maiden special weight events..., 13 Sep 2009 10:38:05 GMT2009-09-13T10:38:05Perfect Soul: Two more impressive MSW winnersCorey’s Coming, a 3-year-old filly from the first crop of Grade 1-winning millionaire Perfect Soul, overcame traffic trouble to rally and prove best in a $48,000 allowance race sprinting on the turf Sept. 7 at Saratoga..., 07 Sep 2009 19:14:09 GMT2009-09-07T19:14:09Perfect Soul filly impresses in Saratoga allowancePerfect Soul picked up his fourth winner in five days when his 3-year-old daughter Chile Chico made good as the heavy favorite to win a Woodbine maiden race by a decisive five lengths on August 23rd..., 23 Aug 2009 16:44:10 GMT2009-08-23T16:44:10Perfect Soul: 4 winners in 5 daysPerfect Soul has enjoyed three winners in three days, the latest being Music for the Soul, a 3-year-old filly from her sire's first crop that captured a maiden race at Prairie Meadows on August 21st..., 21 Aug 2009 20:06:17 GMT2009-08-21T20:06:173 winners in as many days for Perfect SoulPerfect Soul got his second winner in consecutive days when his debutante Soul Custody captured a maiden race by four decisive lengths at Emerald Downs on August 20th..., 20 Aug 2009 22:22:17 GMT2009-08-20T22:22:172-year-old winner for Perfect SoulGrade 1 millionaire Perfect Soul picked up another winner - his 14th winner of the season - when his 3-year-old filly Sportley rallied gamely to get up at the wire against a full field of 11 at Woodbine Racecourse on August 19th..., 20 Aug 2009 10:57:30 GMT2009-08-20T10:57:30Perfect Soul still rolling at WoodbinePerfect Shower, a 3-year-old colt from the first crop of Perfect Soul, made his first stakes win a big one, capturing the $500,000 Breeders’ S. – the final leg of the Canadian Triple Crown – on August 2nd at Woodbine...’-s.htmlMon, 03 Aug 2009 00:58:22 GMT2009-08-03T00:58:22Perfect Soul colt wins $500,000 Breeders’ S.Darby Dan stallion Perfect Soul has enjoyed a strong July full of maiden winners in Canada and the United States, and his well-bred 3-year-old son King of Soul closed out the month as the latest impressive maiden winner..., 30 Jul 2009 18:07:39 GMT2009-07-30T18:07:39King of Soul caps strong July for Perfect SoulPerfect Soul enjoyed another impressive maiden victor on July 24th when his 3-year-old colt Carcillo stretched out to win a $75,029 maiden special weight race at 1 1/8 miles over the local Polytrack at Woodbine Racecourse..., 27 Jul 2009 16:05:44 GMT2009-07-27T16:05:44Perfect Soul colt resilient in $75,000 winPerfect Soul had multiple winners the weekend of July 17-19 to go along with the emergence of stakes-placed juvenile Perfect Lou, who was third in Saturday’s $50,000 Minstrel S. – the first of three Breeders’ Cup prep stakes for 2-year-olds on the turf this summer at Louisiana Downs..., 20 Jul 2009 15:46:47 GMT2009-07-20T15:46:47Productive weekend for Perfect SoulAll eyes were on a colt by Perfect Soul out of Copper Belle as it sold for $230,000 at the OBS 2 yr old sale. Consigned by Kip Elser's Kirkwood Stables for Bob Baker and partners, the colt breezed 1/8 mile in :10. The colt was purchased by Jess Jackson's Stonestreet Stables., 18 Mar 2009 15:09:36 GMT2009-03-18T15:09:36The Perfect SaleClassy Gem overcame an unsteady start, seized the lead entering the lane, and drew off to a comfortable victory on Saturday to become the first winner for Canadian champion and freshman sire Perfect Soul (Ire)., 28 Jul 2008 00:00:00 GMT2008-07-28T00:00:00FIRST WINNER FOR CHAMPION PERFECT SOULMr. Fipke, owner of Perfect Soul and GI Wood winner Tale of Ekati, had another outstanding weekend when Not Bourbon held off a late charge to win the prestigious Queen's Plate at Woodbine yesterday., 23 Jun 2008 00:00:00 GMT2008-06-23T00:00:00The Possibilities are Endless for Perfect SoulA 1/2 brother to GII winner Tale of Ekati by Perfect Soul brought $775,000 at the first session of the Keeneland September sale., 10 Sep 2007 00:00:00 GMT2007-09-10T00:00:00PERFECT SOUL DAY ONE STANDOUT!The Fasig Tipton July Select sale marks the first opportunity that buyers will have to see Perfect Soul's first crop of yearlings., 11 Jul 2007 00:00:00 GMT2007-07-11T00:00:00Summer Yearling DebutThe Keeneland November Sale proved to be an overwhelming success for Perfect Soul., 14 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT2006-11-14T00:00:00PERFECT SALES FOR PERFECT SOULCharles Fipke, the owner of Perfect Soul believes very strongly in Perfect Soul's ability to become an influential sire., 07 Nov 2006 00:00:00 GMT2006-11-07T00:00:00THE MAKING OF A PERFECT BOOKThis is the first foal crop for Champion Perfect Soul, and they are exceeding expectations!, 01 Jun 2006 00:00:00 GMT2006-06-01T00:00:00PERFECT SOUL - PERFECT FOALSGrade I winner and Canadian champion Perfect Soul. Perfect Soul's first foal is a Pennsylvania-bred colt born Jan. 17th., 20 Jan 2006 00:00:00 GMT2006-01-20T00:00:00FIRST FOAL FOR PERFECT SOUL A COLT SoulMon, 06 Oct 2008 16:39:37 GMTen-us