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1st Foal By US Sire Ghostzapper
The 1st foal by multiple Gr1-winning 7YO US sire & 2004 Horse-Of-The-Year Ghostzapper (Awesome Again-Baby Zip, by Relaunch) has been born at Frank Stronach's Adena Springs North in Ontario in Canada: a colt from Gr3-placed winning General Meeting mare Dash For Money, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Ghostzapper (who will stand the 2007 season for US$150,000 at Adena Springs Kentucky) retired in June 2005 with 9 wins from 11 starts & US$3,446,120 earnings; he was undefeated in 2004, with victories in the Gr1 Breeders' Cup Classic (10 furlongs) at Lone Star Park in a track-record 1min 59.02sec, plus the Gr1 Woodward Stakes at Belmont Park, Gr2 Tom Fool Handicap at Belmont & Gr3 Philip Iselin Breeders' Cup Handicap at Monmouth Park. In 2003 he defeated older horses in the Gr1 Vosburgh Stakes at Belmont. The new colt's 7YO dam Dash For Money finished 3rd in the 2003 Gr3 Railbird Stakes at Hollywood Park & is a half-sister to multiple stakes-winner Flaming Heart.