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1st Winner For US Freshman Sire Jackpot
US Gr2-winning 10-year-old freshman sire Jackpot (Seeking The Gold-Frolic, by Cox's Ridge) recorded his 1st winner when Stealinthejackpot (Jackpot-Rippled Effect, by Open Forum) scored on debut over 5.5 furlongs at Santa Rosa for trainer Steven Miyadi, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Jackpot (whose dam Frolic was multiple Gr1-placed) stood the 2008 breeding season for US$3,500 at Vessels Stallion Farm in California & has 19 2YOs in his 1st-crop. On the track, Jackpot won 4 of 16 starts (including the 2004 Gr2 Gulfstream Park Handicap in his final race) & earned US$288,915.