Shackleford

Monday, September 18, 2017
Shackleford had two of the top 10 lots Monday at the Keeneland Yearling sale with a $210,000 colt and $200,000 filly...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Shackleford's first lot through the ring during the Tuesday session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale brought a winning bid $200,000...

Friday, July 21, 2017
Dream It Is put on a show in the Saratoga stretch on Friday afternoon as the 2-year-old Shackleford filly blew away the competition in the $150,000 Schuylerville S. (G3)...

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Leading Second-Crop sire Shackleford’s top lot brought a winning bid of $240,000 at Tuesday’s Fasig-Tipton July sale in central Kentucky...

Saturday, June 24, 2017
Dream It Is followed up her sharp May 27 maiden special weight score with an even more impressive victory in Saturday's $100,000 My Dear S...

Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Shackleford racked up two more maiden special weight winners on June 5, bringing his total number of winners up to 29...

Saturday, May 27, 2017
Dream It Is rolled to a front-running victory in her career bow Saturday at Woodbine, winning by 1 1/4-lengths while missing the track record by about one-half of a second...

Thursday, April 27, 2017
A colt from the second crop of Shackleford brought a winning bid of $300,000 during the Thursday session of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Salmanazar, a 2-year-old Shackleford colt making his first start, came home a 1 3/4-length winner in a 4 1/2-furlong maiden special weight Thursday at Keeneland...

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Meantime rolled to a 7 1/2-length maiden special weight win April 22 at Keeneland in the two-turn debut for the 3-year-old Shackleford colt...

Thursday, April 06, 2017
Decorator Jenn rolled to a front-running 1 1/2-length maiden special weight contest victory April 6 at Aqueduct to become the 18th winner of 2017 for Shackleford...

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Shacklefords Lady kept her record intact with a stirring allowance victory Thursday at Charles Town Races, winning the 6 1/2-furlong allowance contest by a neck...

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Grandpa's Dream prevailed by a head in a 1 1/16-mile maiden special weight race Saturday at Oaklawn Park...

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Shackleford's brilliant 3-year-old colt Malagacy made his first foray into stakes company in the $900,000 Rebel S. (G2)...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
A colt by leading Second-Crop sire Shackleford brought a winning bid of $220,000 during the final session of the March 14-15 OBS Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training...

Sunday, March 12, 2017
Excessivespending stormed home a 2 3/4-length maiden special weight winner Saturday at Oaklawn Park...

Saturday, March 04, 2017
Laney took her second consecutive allowance race on Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs with a nose victory over pacesetter Jumby Bay...

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Shacklefords Lady turned in another dominating performance in her second lifetime start Feb. 23 at Penn National...

Sunday, February 19, 2017
Tickled Pink's handy maiden special weight win Sunday at Laurel Park marked the 11th winner of the year for Shackleford...

Friday, February 17, 2017
Three-year-old All Shacked Up got his second career victory in a one-mile allowance race on Feb. 14...

Sunday, February 12, 2017
Shackleford's Malagacy, a TDN Rising Star after his 15-length domination in a Jan. 4 maiden at Gulfstream Park, turned in another jaw-dropping performance on Feb. 12...

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Shacklefords Storm, making his first start of 2017 and on the grass, was a game neck winner of a first-level allowance race...

Wednesday, February 08, 2017
Wouldn'tbeprudent found the winner's circle Feb. 8 at Penn National with a game neck victory in a one mile and 70 yard maiden special weight contest...

Sunday, February 05, 2017
Lenstar, a $130,000 Shackleford Keeneland yearling in 2015, rolled to an easy victory in a maiden special weight Sunday at Gulfstream Park...

Sunday, January 29, 2017
Lady Arya made short work of her competition in her maiden-breaking score on Saturday at Turfway Park...

Monday, January 16, 2017
Shackleford, last year's co-leading Freshman Sire by winners with 20, has started off red-hot in 2017...

Thursday, January 05, 2017
Darby Dan's powerful pair of freshman sires Dialed In and Shackleford both made a huge impact during the 2016 racing season...

Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Shackleford’s first crop continues to dazzle, as the hot young sire picked up his third TDN Rising Star on Wednesday when 3-year-old colt Malagacy romped home to an eye-grabbing 15-length debut victory in a loaded Maiden Special Weight race at Gulfstream Park...

Saturday, December 24, 2016
Shacklefords Lady and Noshackleshere both scored maiden special weight wins on Dec. 23, giving Shackleford five first-time winners over the past five days...

Wednesday, December 21, 2016
All Shacked Up and Lady Arya both earned career win number one on Dec. 20, raising first-year sire's Shackleford total to 17 winners to date...

Sunday, December 18, 2016
Top-10 Freshman Sire Shackleford got his 15th winner from his first crop on Dec. 18...

Monday, December 12, 2016
Left with some four lengths to make up entering the stretch, Cape Lookout rallied strongly in the Parx stretch to win his 6 1/2-furlong maiden special weight contest going away...

Thursday, December 01, 2016
Beasley, a 2-year-old Shackleford colt, was tested sternly in his maiden special weight debut Thursday at Aqueduct...

Friday, November 11, 2016
Shackleford registered his 12th winner from his first crop on Friday when Sweet Abigail tallied a three-length maiden score at Hawthorne...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Shackleford's graded stakes winner Wellabled is among the likely favorites in this year's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (G1) Nov. 4 at Santa Anita Park...

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Neuqua was an easy winner in her 5 1/2-furlong maiden race Oct. 11 at Indiana Downs, rolling by nearly five lengths to give her sire Shackleford his 11th winner...

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Shackleford's leading 2-year-old Wellabled won his second straight stakes with a dominating performance in the $100,000 Fitz Dixon, Jr. Memorial S...

Thursday, October 06, 2016
My Ticket Home became winner number 10 for First-Crop sire Shackleford on Thursday...

Friday, September 23, 2016
Laney's strong stretch run carried the 2-year-old Shackleford filly to a 2 3/4-length maiden win Friday at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Wellabled's sparkling 7 3/4-length victory in Saturday's $100,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity (G3) marked the first stakes winner for first-crop sire Shackleford...

Saturday, August 27, 2016
Shackleford continues to pile up winners from his first crop of two-year-olds to race, as the three-time Grade 1 victor sired his eighth winner when his filly Shack Up broke her maiden Saturday at Gulfstream...

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Shackleford's first runners continue to impress in maiden special weight races around the country, the latest coming Thursday at Remington Park...

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Madrugador's maiden special weight victory on July 24 gave Shackleford his sixth winner from his first crop, which leads all Freshman Sires of 2016...

Saturday, July 09, 2016
Top-10 Freshman Sire Shackleford got his second TDN Rising Star from his first crop on Saturday when Wellabled rocketed to a 7 1/2-length maiden special weight score...

Friday, July 01, 2016
Shacklefords Storm dominated a Prairie Meadows maiden special weight field on Thursday evening...

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
A colt from the first crop of Top-5 Freshman Sire Shackleford sold for $260,000 early during Day 2 of the June 14-17 OBS June Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale...

Monday, May 30, 2016
Darby Dan’s freshman sire Shackleford has caught fire with his first crop of 2-year-olds, as the Classic-winning, three-time Grade 1 winner picked up his third Maiden Special Weight winner in as many days when Oxblood captured his debut Sunday in a $59,000 race at Woodbine...

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Shackin Up, a promising filly from the first crop of three-time G1 winner Shackleford, became her sire’s second winner in as many days, as the 2-year-old debutante romped to an 8 ¾-length victory in a $32,000 Maiden Special Weight race Saturday at Arlington...

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...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Shackleford's offerings at the May 23-24 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-olds in Training Sale were led by a $250,000 colt...

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...