Algorithms

Stud fees for Claiborne Farm’s 2018 stallion roster have been released. Among the twelve stallions currently standing at the Hancock family’s historic farm in Paris, KY, is international super sire War Front, who will remain at $250,000 next year. War Front’s G1-winning progeny this year includes Roly Poly, War Flag, Avenge, American Patriot and 2-year-old […]

In her first attempt at stakes company, Sunset Ridge continued to impress as she pulled away to win the $200,000 Fleet Indian Stakes by 6 ¼ lengths. The 3-year-old Algorithms filly is now a perfect four-for-four in her career. Although Sunset Ridge broke last in a field of five, she recovered quickly to stalk the […]

Serengeti rewarded those who sent him off as the betting favorite in a maiden special weight at Santa Anita with a dominating victory. Ridden by Mike Smith, the 2-year-old colt pulled away in the stretch to win by 11 lengths and was named a TDN Rising Star for his efforts. Bob Baffert trains Serengeti for […]

In just his second start, He Hate Me became a stakes winner by taking the Tremont Stakes at Belmont Park. The 2-year-old Algorithms colt is now a perfect two-for-two in his career. Owned by Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Farm and trained by Horacio DePaz, He Hate Me barreled down the middle of the stretch to take […]

Recruiting Ready notched his third consecutive victory of 2017 by taking the Chick Lang Stakes at Pimlico on Preakness Day, which made the 3-year-old Algorithms colt’s victory even sweeter for his connections. Owned by Kevin Plank’s Sagamore Farm, which is Maryland-based, Recruiting Ready led from start to finish in the Chick Lang, clicking off opening […]

Minnie Blip, a 3-year-old daughter of Algorithms, powered to a dominating 7 ¼-length victory over Belle Star Park in her career debut, the eighth race at Fair Grounds March 23. Sent off at odds of 8-1, Minnie Blip secured the lead following an exciting three-wide bid in the stretch and completed the six-furlong contest in […]

Sophie Germain’s career got off to a scintillating start when the juvenile daughter of Algorithms drew clear in the stretch to post a three-length victory in the fourth race at Aqueduct Dec. 3, earning TDN Rising Star honors in the process. The gray filly was making her first start for trainer Chad Brown and owners Bradley […]

Freshman sire Algorithms was represented by his first stakes winner when his juvenile son Vanish won the Clarendon Stakes by a nose at Woodbine Nov. 5. Trained by Mark Casse for Gary Barber, Vanish outlasted front-runner Katalox in the final strides of the $150,000 contest at the Canada track. The chestnut colt covered six furlongs in 1:09.19. Jockey […]

Algorithms, the undefeated son of Bernardini, sent his 2nd-crop yearlings through the Keeneland sales pavilion this week and buyers seem to be impressed. Through Book 3, all six offered have sold, including an impressive colt out of the mare Trip, who went for $220,000 to agent Steven Young. The colt was consigned by Claiborne Farm as […]

Algorithms, the undefeated Graded Stakes-winning son of Bernardini added another stakes horse to his young sire record with a runner-up finish by Bay Numbers in the Tyro Stakes at Monmouth Aug 7. Bay Numbers broke his maiden earlier this summer with an impressive 6 1/4 length score at Monmouth. In his first trial among Graded […]

Claiborne Farm’s ALGORITHMS is quickly becoming a standout among freshman sires. The undefeated son of Bernardini is among the leading 1st-crop stallions by winners (6), stakes horses (2), and graded stakes horses (1). On August 3rd, Haulani became the first British winner for the U.S. sire and 6th winner overall. The 2-year-old colt, out of the winning […]

Claiborne sire Algorithms is off to an impressive start at stud. The son of Bernardini retired undefeated, including a 5 length triumph over champion Hansen in the Holy Bull (G3). His first crop 2yos commanded prices up to $180,000 in the auction ring earlier this year, and now those juveniles are proving their worth on the […]

Bay Numbers represented Claiborne stallion Algorithms in spectacular fashion when the 2-year-old colt broke his maiden at second asking by 6 ¼ lengths at Monmouth Park July 9. Trained by Edward Plesa Jr. for Live Oak Plantation, Bay Numbers came into the race off a fifth-place effort in a maiden event at Monmouth June 3. […]

A colt by freshman sire Algorithms out of Javelina breezed in :21 flat at the OBS June under tack show June 7. Consigned by Price Thoroughbreds, he will be offered for sale next Wednesday, June 15th as Hip 435. The time of :21 flat was the co-fastest time of the day at the distance. Algorithms […]

Recruiting Ready, the first U.S. winner by promising young sire Algorithms (Bernardini) romped home impressively in his debut at Pimlico. Never in doubt, the 2yo colt drew off easily, winning by 10 1/4 lengths. His dominant performance earned TDN Rising Star accolades. Recruiting Ready is the second winner overall for Claiborne’s freshman sire, following Storm of […]

Algorithms, the undefeated son of Bernardini, who defeated champion Hansen by 5 lengths in the Holy Bull Stakes, was represented by his first crop of 2-year-olds at the Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale March 2nd. Hip 120, a colt by Algorithms out of the Unbridled’s Song mare Zawzooth, was consigned by SBM Training and Sales and was purchased […]

At the Keeneland Horses of All Ages Sale, a yearling by undefeated GSW ALGORITHMS was purchased for $85,000. Hip 105, a filly out of Kids Kooler, was consigned by Greenfield Farm (B. D. Gibbs Farm LLC), Agent VI and purchased by Steven W. Young, Agent.

Undefeated Graded stakes winner ALGORITHMS, by Bernardini, had an important update to his pedigree over the weekend. His full brother GREENPOINTCRUSADER was a 4 1/2-length winner of the Grade 1 Champagne S. It was his second win in three starts. ALGORITHMS is now a full or half brother to five stakes winner, four of which […]

At the one-day Fasig-Tipton July Sale, a colt from the first crop of undefeated Graded stakes winner ALGORITHMS brought a final bid of $80,000 from Bradley Thoroughbreds. Hip 114, a April 21st foal out of the stakes-winning Crafty Prospector mare Rose Frances, was consigned to the sale by Warrendale Sales, agent. ALGORITHMS also had another […]

At the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, a first crop weanling by undefeated GSWALGORITHMS was purchased for $95.000. Hip 1105, a January 29th foal out of the Thunder Gulch mare, License to Speed, was consigned by James B. Keogh (Grovendale), agent, and purchased by C. F. C. Bloodstock. Also, hip 965, a February 5th foal […]