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, January 13, 2019
Home Run Maker ran his winning streak to three races with his stakes debut victory in Saturday's $100,000 Fire Plug S. at Laurel Park...
Saturday, January 05, 2019
Casa Creed got his first stakes win on Saturday at Gulfstream Park with a very gritty performance in the $100,000 Kitten's Joy S...
Saturday, January 05, 2019
After a stellar 2018 when he had a First-Crop leading 29 winners, Goldencents kicked off January with another excellent debut winner...
Login