Copyright 2016 Darby DanVerve's Tale, a 3-year-old daughter of Tale of Ekati making her first start against winners, turned in an incredibly game performance to win Saturday's $250,000 Comely S. (G3)..., 26 Nov 2016 17:25:00 GMT2016-11-26T17:25:00Verve's Tale outduels Lewis Bay in Comely S. (G3)Tale for Ruby, a 3-year-old daughter of Tale of Ekati, made her stakes debut Saturday at Laurel Park and came away with a 2 1/4-length victory in the $100,000 Safely Kept S..., 19 Nov 2016 17:06:00 GMT2016-11-19T17:06:00Tale for Ruby unleashes big rally to take stakes debutTale of Ekat's 2-year-old daughter Blazinbeauty earned her second consecutive stakes win on Sept. 11 when she defeated the colts soundly in the $65,000 Gottstein Futurity..., 11 Sep 2016 15:39:00 GMT2016-09-11T15:39:00Blazinbeauty beats the boys in Gottstein FuturityPerhaps a Pie turned back a stern challenge from Chronlogic'sghost to capture her first stakes victory in Sunday's $65,000 Emerald Distaff H..., 14 Aug 2016 12:48:00 GMT2016-08-14T12:48:00Tale of Ekati filly brave in Emerald Distaff H.Tale of Ekati's 2-year-old daughter earned her first-ever win in Sunday's $50,000 Barbara Shinpoch Emerald Downs..., 08 Aug 2016 12:29:00 GMT2016-08-08T12:29:00Blazinbeauty streaks to first stakes winBlip n' Th Bye made a stylish stakes debut on Friday evening, rolling to a 5 1/4-length score in the $50,000 Cajun Miss S. .., 08 Apr 2016 23:23:00 GMT2016-04-08T23:23:00Tale of Ekati filly dominates in stakes debutWho’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...’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..., 29 Aug 2015 17:00:00 GMT2015-08-29T17:00:00Tale of Ekati colt a Rising Star at 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..., 12 Aug 2015 11:16:00 GMT2015-08-12T11:16:00$500K Tale of Ekati colt at F-T SaratogaTale 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..., 18 May 2015 11:28:00 GMT2015-05-18T11:28:00Tale of Ekati Sires Preakness (G1) Runner-UpA 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..., 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..., 18 Mar 2015 21:17:00 GMT2015-03-18T21:17:00Tale of Ekati 2yo brings $350,000 at OBSShowing 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..., 21 Feb 2015 16:34:00 GMT2015-02-21T16:34:00Ekati's Phaeton tenacious in Davona Dale (G2)Tale 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)...’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..., 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..., 07 Dec 2014 19:29:00 GMT2014-12-07T19:29:00Senna scores in tight maiden contestTale 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..., 15 Nov 2014 17:00:00 GMT2014-11-15T17:00:00Tale of Ekati racks up second MdSpWt winner in two daysFirst-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..., 31 Oct 2014 12:45:00 GMT2014-10-31T12:45:00Tale of Ekati notches seventh winnerMorning Tale ran her record to 2-for-2 with an electrifying head victory in a one-mile allowance contest for 2-year-old fillies..., 12 Oct 2014 17:14:00 GMT2014-10-12T17:14:00Tale of Ekati filly keeps record perfect with Alw winEkati’s Phaeton overwhelmed a field of 2-year-old fillies Sunday at Gulfstream Park, winning by 10 ¼-lengths...’s-phaeton-crushes-field-in-gulfstream-allowance.htmlSun, 07 Sep 2014 17:37:00 GMT2014-09-07T17:37:00Ekati’s Phaeton crushes field in Gulfstream allowanceFreshman sire Tale of Ekati notched his sixth winner on Saturday when Charles Fipke’s homebred filly Morning Tale scored by 4 ½-lengths..., 30 Aug 2014 17:51:00 GMT2014-08-30T17:51:00Tale of Ekati logs another MdSpWt winnerFreshman stallion Tale of Ekati sired his fifth two-year-old winner today, when Legend of Tutu led every step of the way in a maiden special weight at Finger Lakes…, 15 Aug 2014 14:23:00 GMT2014-08-15T14:23:00Legend in the making: Tale of EkatiFirst-year sire Tale of Ekati got his fourth winner on Saturday with Ekati's Phaeton scoring by a nose in a six-furlong maiden special weight test for 2-year-old fillies..., 09 Aug 2014 20:21:00 GMT2014-08-09T20:21:00Tale of Ekati firster prevails in Gulfstream MSWFirst-crop sire Tale of Ekati got his third winner from just five starters on Saturday when the 2-year-old filly Saffron broke her maiden..., 26 Jul 2014 18:42:00 GMT2014-07-26T18:42:00Tale of Ekati first-time starter up to taskGrade 1 winner Tale of Ekati had the top-priced juvenile for a freshman sire at the April 7 Keeneland sale of 2-year-olds in training sale..., 07 Apr 2014 20:56:00 GMT2014-04-07T20:56:00$440K Tale of Ekati colt tops for freshman sires at KEE April saleDarby Dan Farm freshman sire Tale of Ekati got off to a fast start when his initial runner Princesa Gold broke her maiden..., 01 Apr 2014 22:41:00 GMT2014-04-01T22:41:00First winner for Tale of EkatiThe first-ever 2-year-old offered at auction by multiple Grade 1 winner Tale of Ekati brought $115,000 at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co. selected sale of 2-year-olds in training..., 11 Mar 2014 23:21:00 GMT2014-03-11T23:21:00Tale of Ekati's first 2yo brings $115K at OBS March saleThe first yearlings offered by multiple Grade 1 winner Tale of Ekati caught the attention of many top buyers Monday, July 15th at the annual Fasig-Tipton July Yearling Sale, and subsequently his average flirted with the six-figure mark which represented more than six times his stud fee..., 16 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-07-16T00:00:00Big buyers, prices follow Tale of Ekati's first yearlingsMultiple Grade 1 winner Tale of Ekati sired his first three reported foals in a matter of hours on the same morning, as two fillies and a colt were all born on Feb. 1..., 02 Feb 2012 12:13:52 GMT2012-02-02T12:13:52Multiple G1 winner Tale of Ekati sires first three foals on same dayThe first mare covered from the debut book of multiple Grade 1 winner Tale of Ekati was pronounced in foal over the weekend..., 28 Feb 2011 17:28:48 GMT2011-02-28T17:28:48First mare in foal to Tale of EkatiOwner-breeder Charles Fipke is the luckiest man in the world. As a professional geologist and entrepreneur, he literally finds mountains of gold and gems. And as a hobby, he breeds Grade 1 racehorses..., 30 Nov 2010 10:42:25 GMT2010-11-30T10:42:25Frank Mitchell/Paulick Report: 'Fipke breeds G1 racehorses'Darby Dan Farm announced its 2011 roster and fees, featuring first-year, G1-winning stallions All American and Tale of Ekati..., 26 Nov 2010 18:18:32 GMT2010-11-26T18:18:32G1 winners All American, Tale of Ekati to stand first seasonsMultiple Grade 1 winner Tale of Ekati, who enters stud at Darby Dan in 2010, showed that he was one of the world’s top milers in 2008 with wins in the Jerome H. (G2) and Cigar Mile H. (G1)...’s-leading-milers-flatter-tale-of-ekati.htmlWed, 02 Dec 2009 18:03:59 GMT2009-12-02T18:03:59Both of 2009’s leading milers flatter Tale of EkatiIt’s funny how things can work out in the horse business. For several years, diamond mine magnate Charles Fipke kept busy at the bloodstock sales, buying blue-blooded mares for his Grade 1-winning stallion prospect Perfect Soul (Ire)..., 11 Nov 2009 12:38:22 GMT2009-11-11T12:38:22Fipke buys million-dollar mare for Tale of EkatiMultiple Grade I winner and millionaire Tale of Ekati will stand the 2010 breeding season at Darby Dan Farm for his owner and breeder Charles Fipke..., 15 Sep 2009 15:54:27 GMT2009-09-15T15:54:27Tale of Ekati to stand at Darby Dan of EkatiWed, 16 Sep 2009 11:53:45 GMTen-us