On January 13, Chesapeake graduate Nero broke his maiden in his second career start for trainer Bob Baffert. The Thoroughbred Daily News recently caught up with the Hall of Fame trainer on his plans for the son of Pioneerof the Nile
Klimt has three qualities we all admired,” Phillips said. “Number one, he’s a very good looking horse. Number two, he had that Grade I-winning 2-year-old form. Number three, he’s got an up-and-coming sire line.
It has been announced by the Thoroughbred Daily News that G1 Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile winner and Chesapeake grad Battle of Midway has been retired to take up stud duty in 2018 at WinStar Farm. He will stand for $20,000.