Higher Power

Higher Power

THE POWER OF PEDIGREE


Medaglia d'Oro / Alternate, by Seattle Slew, 2015, B
Fee: $10,000 S&N
Higher Power

THE POWER OF PEDIGREE

  • G1-winning millionaire by MEDAGLIA D'ORO
  • Dominant 5 1/4-length winner of the $1 million Pacific Classic S. (G1), defeating a field made up entirely of Graded stakes winners, including 3 G1 winners
  • Posted 3 triple-digit Beyers, including a 107 Beyer in the Pacific Classic
  • 5-time winner of over $1.5 million to dateStakes-placed on dirt and turf with additional placings in the Breeders' Cup Classic (G1)Hollywood Gold Cup (G1)Awesome Again S. (G1), and San Diego H. (G2)
  • Broke his maiden at 2; made his 3YO debut a winning one in an Oaklawn allowance, defeating eventual GSW and Saudi Sprint winner New York Central
  • From a great Pin Oak family: out of the multiple stakes-winning Seattle Slew mare ALTERNATE, who also produced multiple stakes winner INTERRUPTED and multiple Graded stakes winner ALTERNATION, sire of Kentucky Oaks (G1) & Ballerina S. (G1) winner Serengeti Empress
MEDAGLIA D’ORO (USA)
br. 1999
EL PRADO (IRE)
gr. 1989 [BI]
SADLERS WELLS (USA)
b. 1981 [CS]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
FAIRY BRIDGE (USA)
LADY CAPULET (USA)
gr. 1974
SIR IVOR (USA)
CAP AND BELLS (USA)
CAPPUCINO BAY (USA)
b. 1989
BAILJUMPER (USA)
b. 1974
DAMASCUS (USA)
COURT CIRCUIT (USA)
DUBBED IN (USA)
ch. 1973
SILENT SCREEN (USA)
SOCIETY SINGER (USA)
ALTERNATE (USA)
gr. 1999
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA)
dkb/br. 1968
BOLDNESIAN (USA)
REASON TO EARN (USA)
MY CHARMER (USA)*
b. 1969
POKER (USA)
FAIR CHARMER (USA)
STRIKE A BALANCE (USA)
gr. 1983
GREEN DANCER (USA)
dkb/br. 1972
NIJINSKY (CAN)
GREEN VALLEY (FR)
STRIKE A POSE (USA)
gr. 1971
IRON RULER (USA)
TAKE A STAND (USA)

Race Record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 2 1 0 1 $23,128
3 4 1 0 2 (1) $69,150
4 9 3 (1) 1 (1) 3 (2) $1,284,370
5 4 0 1 (1) 1 (1) $158,000
Totals 19 5 (1) 2 (2) 7 (4) $1,534,648
Won at 2
  • A maiden special weight at Remington Park (8f, D, defeating Catdaddy, SpeedyFellar, Obatron, Macha’s Reward, Springtime Moho, Zack Ridge Road, Cowboy Pride, Midas Cat, Curandero (MEX)).
3rd at 2
  • A maiden special weight at Remington Park (6f, D, to Redatory, Royal Reality, defeating Speedy Fellar, Macha’s Reward, Catdaddy, Southern Memories, Zilker, Saber Rattler, Bold Chrome). Career debut.
Won at 3
  • An allowance race at Oaklawn Park (8f, D, defeating New York Central, Catdaddy, Lone Rock, True Loyalty, Speedy Fellar, Five Man Wolf, Sidney’s Random, Sidneyway).
3rd at 3
  • Northern Spur S. at Oaklawn Park (8.5f, D, to High North, Ike, defeating Title Ready, Ego Trip, Soul P Say, Fire When Ready, Arazi Like Move).
  • An allowance race at Fair Grounds (8.5f, D, to Silver Dust, Casses Story, defeating Mighty Manfred, Private Party, Archanova).
Won at 4
  • Pacific Classic S. (G1) at Del Mar (10f, D, by 5 1/4 lengths, defeating Draft Pick, Mongoliam Groom, Tenfold, Campaign, War Story, Seeking the Soul, Pavel, Quip, For the Top (ARG)).
  • An allowance race at Santa Anita (8f, T, defeating Ritzy A. P., Souter (GB), Blended Citizen, Double Touch (GB), Liam the Charmer).
  • An allowance race at Fair Grounds (8.5f, D, defeating Strut the Ring, Dontblamerocket, Gettysburg, Italian Charm, Don’task Don’ttell, Bemma’s Boy, Malibu Uproar).
2nd at 4
  • Wickerr S. at Del Mar (8f, T, to Bombard by 1/2 length, defeating Le Ken (ARG), Souter (GB), Restrainedvengence, Double Touch (GB), Blended Citizen, Tizzarunner, Law Abidin Citizen).
3rd at 4
  • Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) at Santa Anita (10f, D, to Vino Rosso, McKinzie, defeating Elate, Math Wizard, Seeking the Soul, Code of Honor, Yoshida (JPN), War of Will, Owendale, Mongoliam Groom).
  • Awesome Again S. (G1) at Santa Anita (9f, D, to Mongoliam Groom, McKinzie, defeating Seeking the Soul, Draft Pick, Isotherm).
  • An allowance race at Fair Grounds (8.5f, D, to Casses Story, Retirement Fund, defeating Hawaakom, McFeely, Private Party, Stuart Hall, Finglas).
2nd at 5
  • Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) at Santa Anita (10f, D, to Improbable, defeating Tenfold, Brown Storm (CHI), Midcourt, Parsimony).
3rd at 5
  • San Diego H. (G2) at Del Mar (8.5f, D, to Maximum Security, Midcourt, defeating Ax Man, Combatant).

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