Shackleford

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...

Thursday, April 21, 2016
First-crop sire Shackleford had a sales-best $340,000 colt during Day 3 of the OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
First-crop sire Shackleford had a sales average of $226,667 during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training, the highest figure for any sire...

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
A colt from the first crop of Shackleford registered the 1/4-mile breeze ,in :20 3/5 seconds, during Tuesday's session of the Under Tack Show...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
The returns for first-crop sire Shackleford ended on a high note during day 2 of the OBS March Sale of Selected 2-year-olds in Training...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
First-crop sire Shackleford’s highwater mark during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March...

Wednesday, March 09, 2016
A filly from the first crop of Shackleford turned in the co-fastest 1/8-mile breeze during the Monday Under Tack session of the OBS 2016 March Sale...

Monday, September 14, 2015
Shackleford, whose first crop are yearlings of 2015, had two of his offspring sell for six figures in the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale..

Friday, September 04, 2015
Classic winner and triple-millionaire Shackleford has a total of 53 juveniles cataloged for the Sept. 14-26 Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Classic 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...

Tuesday, October 07, 2014
The 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...

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Oatsee, a two-time Grade 1 producer and the 2011 Broodmare of the Year, gave birth to a filly from the first crop of champion Frankel early Thursday, March 27th at John Phillips’ Darby Dan Farm in Lexington, KY...

Saturday, January 04, 2014
Shackleford, winner of the Preakness S. (G1), Met Mile H. (G1), and Clark H. (G1), sired his first foal when a filly was born on Saturday, Jan. 4 at Alastar Thoroughbreds, LLC near Nicholasville, Kentucky...

Friday, March 01, 2013
Dialed In, Shackleford and Jersey Town, Darby Dan’s trio of Grade 1-winning freshman stallions, have all had their first respective mares scanned at 15 days and officially pronounced in foal...

Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Mike Lauffer, who bred and raced Shackleford in partnership with Bill Cubbedge, said the partners have a shopping list for the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale, looking for mares to mate to the Eclipse Award finalist who has been retired to John Phillips' Darby Dan Farm...

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Grade 1 winners Shackleford and Jersey Town have officially been retired from racing and have arrived at John Phillips' Darby Dan Farm in Lexington to take up residence...

Saturday, November 24, 2012
Shackleford, the newest addition to the 2013 Darby Dan stallion roster, finished his stellar career with a front-running victory in the $447,000 Clark H. (G1)...

Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Multiple Grade 1 winner Shackleford will be available to breeders for viewing at Darby Dan Farm in Lexington this Friday through Sunday between the time of 10 am and 3 pm...

Monday, October 29, 2012
Broodmare of the Year Oatsee, dam of future Darby Dan stallion Shackleford, just produced her fifth stakes winner as well as her fourth Graded winner…

Friday, June 08, 2012
While the Belmont has produced some good sires, several in the breeding industry said they tend to give more weight to the Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I), believing that talented milers make better stallion prospects. Shackleford, the 2011 Preakness Stakes (gr. I) winner who will stand at Darby Dan Farm...

Friday, June 08, 2012
There is no doubt that the most eagerly anticipated event of the Memorial Day holiday weekend was the Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I)...

Monday, May 28, 2012
Future Darby Dan stallion Shackleford achieved a feat not seen in half a century, when he became the first Preakness (G1) winner since 1962 to win the Met Mile (G1)…

Sunday, May 06, 2012
Shackleford edged away from Amazombie in the very late stages of the $441,600 Churchill Downs S. (G2) for a one length victory after a stretch-long duel...

Thursday, March 29, 2012
Shackleford, last year's Preakness (G1) winner, will stand stud at John Phillips' Darby Dan Farm in Lexington, KY following the 2012 racing season...