Denali Graduates Shine in July Stakes Races

Saturday, August 07, 2021


July was a great month for horses raised, grazed, and sold by Denali Stud. They made a total of 20 starts in stakes races for their connections, and hit the board eleven times, five of those getting their picture taken. The victories included:

  • Superstition wins the Daisycutter Handicap at Del Mar on 7/25/21        (2019 Keeneland September $270k)
  • Mundaye Call wins the Clarksville Stakes at Indiana Grand on 7/21/21          (2018 Saratoga Sale $950k)
  • Great Island wins the Gr. III WinStar Matchmaker at Monmouth Park on 7/17/21  (2016 Keeneland November $160k)
  • Core Values wins the Hatoof Stakes at Arlington on 7/17/21                    (2019 Keeneland September $230k)
  • Summer In Saratoga wins the Indiana General Assembly Distaff Stakes at Indiana Grand on 7/7/21 (2017 KeeSept $200k, 2019 FT July HORA $165k)

Our on-the-board finishes were no less exciting:

  • Twenty Four Mamba finishes second in the Victoria Stakes at Woodbine on 7/31/21 (2019 Keeneland November $55k)
  • Miles D. finishes second in the Curlin Stakes to Dynamic One at Saratoga on 7/30/21 (2019 Keeneland September $470k)
    • Another graduate, Collaborate, ran ninth (2019 Saratoga Sale $600k)
  • Kentucky Oaks winner Malathaat lost by a heartbreaking head to Maracuja in the Gr. I Coaching Club American Oaks on 7/24/21 (2019 Keeneland September $1.05 million)
    • Another graduate Rockpaperscissors ran fourth (2019 Keeneland September $125k)
  • Noble Indy finishes third in the Mr. Steele Stakes at Gulfstream Park after setting all the fractions on 7/17/21 (2016 Keeneland September $45k RNA)
  • Inject finishes third in the Gr. III Victory Ride Stakes at Belmont Park on 7/10/21 (2019 Keeneland September $390k)
  • Mia Martina finishes third in the Christiana Stakes at Delaware Park on 7/3/21 (2019 Keeneland September $2k RNA)


As always, we thank all of our clients for trusting us to sell their horses. We send our congratulations to all the happy connections for their success with their “Saturday Afternoon Horses”, courtesy of a Denali consignment.