Keyed Entry, Patriot Act, Roaring Fever and Zavata to Saudi Arabia
A powerful front-runner, Keyed Entry carried the colours of Starlight Racing to victory in the 2006 Hutcheson Stakes (G2), in which he defeated First Samurai, and Deputy Minister Handicap (G3). He was also a neck second in the Gotham Stakes (G2) and third to Bob And John and subsequent Belmont Stakes winner Jazil in the Wood Memorial (G1).
In all, he won four races and $322,852 in prize-money.
Retired to stand at Bridlewood Farm in Florida, Keyed Entry is the sire of 22 winners from two crops of racing age. The son of Honour And Glory is a half-brother to six winners including this year’s Alfred G Vanderbilt Handicap (G1) winner Justin Phillip and 2012 Holy Bull Stakes (G2) winner Algorithms.
Tough campaigner Patriot Act retired to stud as the winner of four races, including the Jim Rasmussen Memorial Stakes, and $452,252 in earnings. He was also placed in a further four Graded stakes including the Lane’s End Breeders’ Futurity (G1).
By leading sire of sires A P Indy, Patriot Act is out of Grade 3 winner Classic Value and a half-brother to Grade 2 scorer Class Kris, the dam of Grade 1 winner Student Council.
From 82 foals of racing age, Patriot Act has sired 27 winners. He stood the past season at Questroyal Stud, LLC, in New York.
Alysheba Stakes winner Roaring Fever heads to Saudi Arabia as the sire of 84 winners from 179 foals of racing age including multiple stakes scorer Spa City Princess and the Grade 1-placed Roarin’ Discovery. He stood the past season at Questroyal Stud, LLC, in New York.
By Storm Cat, Roaring Fever is a brother to triple Grade 1 winner Raging Fever and Grade 2 winner Stormin Fever. He is also from the immediate family of leading sire Hussonet.
Zavata (right), a $575,000 two-year-old in training purchase by Demi O’Byrne, was one of the best juveniles of his
generation, winning the Saratoga Special Stakes (G2) by 7 1/4 lengths and Tremont Stakes (G3) by 6 1/4 lengths. The son of Phone Trick also ran third in the Hopeful Stakes (G1) and returned the following year to take the Amsterdam Stakes (G2).
Retired as the winner of five races and $346,533 in earnings, Zavata is the sire of 112 winners from 235 foals of racing age led by Grade 1-winning miler Dakota Phone.
He stood the past season at Foot Fall Farm in Indiana.