Martha's Moon earns first black-type in $75,000 Catcharisingstar S.

Malibu Moon

Sunday, August 26, 2012
Martha's Moon took to the sloppy Calder surface Saturday to score a 1 1/2-length victory in the $75,000 Catcharisingstar S. (VIDEO), earning her first added-money win in her budding career. The 2-year-old daughter of Malibu Moon has made all four of her starts at Calder, with her two wins both coming on “off” tracks.

Malibu Moon's runners have surpassed the $5 million earnings mark this year, putting him in the seventh spot on the General Sire list. His stakes winners include the undefeated full sisters, 2-year-old Kauai Katie and 3-year-old Winding Way.

Martha' Moon stalked in second for the first quarter-mile before rallying in the stretch to move to the front. Once in the lead, the dark bay juvenile was never threatened and finished the five furlongs in :59.88.

Bred in Kentucky by Malibu Farm LLC, Martha's Moon has now earned $49,450 for owner Martha Reyes. Martha's Moon is out of Smolensk, a multiple Group stakes winner in France. Smolensk is a half-sister to Grade 2 winner Better than Honour, dam of Belmont S. (G1) winners Jazil and Rags to Riches.
View All News

Top Stories

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Goldencents secured his spot atop the 2018 First-Crop Sire list with two more maiden special weight winners on Sept. 16...
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Palace, whose first foals are yearlings of 2018, had his first lot go through the ring at Keeneland on Sept. 15...
Saturday, September 15, 2018
The first day of Book 2 at the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale yielded another stellar day of results for Into Mischief...
Login