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First Winner For Rousing Sermon

San Miguel, CA (October 14, 2019)-Rousing Sermon sired his first winner when Arouse N Go crushed a field of Fresno maiden fillies, going a mile, by five lengths. Arouse N Go is out of the Bertrando broodmare Go Jaylo and the homebred juvenile filly was bred by Mr. & Mrs. Larry D. Williams. The Williams’ […]

Dennis Yokum is New Farm Manager

Rancho San Miguel is pleased to announce that Dennis Yokum will be joining the Farm as Farm Manager, effective October 28th. Dennis is well known and widely respected in the thoroughbred industry in California and throughout the country. Now in his fifth decade in the business, he has enjoyed success in virtually every aspect of […]

Curlin to Mischief Half Sibling Commands $8.2M

Lexington, KY (September 13, 2019)-Hip 498, a filly, is a daughter of American Pharoah and Leslie’s Lady and was purchased by Whisper Hill. Hip 498 hails from one of the strongest and most active racing and breeding families in the business. She is the 13th foal born to the 23-year-old Tricky Creek mare Leslie’s Lady, […]

Clay Murdock Passes

SAN MIGUEL, Calif. (Sept. 5, 2019) — Rancho San Miguel is greatly saddened to announce the passing of our General Manager Clay Murdock on September 3, 2019. Clay was not only an incredible horseman, but he was an extraordinary man who touched the lives of those around him. A viewing will be held at Kuehl-Nicolay […]

First Winner For Curlin to Mischief

San Miguel, CA (August 16, 2019)- Curlin to Mischief, owned by Climax Stallions LLC and standing at Rancho San Miguel, sired his first winner when Monstrodamous destroyed a Golden Gate Fields group of maiden juvenile colts by three lengths. Monstrodamous is the second starter for his sire Curlin to Mischief, whose first crop of juveniles […]

Beau Recall Comes Out on Top in Yellow Ribbon Handicap

Steve Andersen DEL MAR, CA (August 3, 2019)–Through a lengthy photo finish process and the longer review of an objection, there were anxious moments for the backers of Beau Recall in the minutes after Saturday’s Grade 2 Yellow Ribbon Handicap at Del Mar. Beau Recall ($6) beat 10-1 Storm the Hill by a nose, but […]

Sir Dancealot Returns to Form to Record Back-to-Back Wins in the Lennox G2

By Maddy Playle RacingPost.com Sir Dancealot (Sir Prancealot) became just the second horse to win the Lennox Stakes twice as he struck at 6-1 for David Elsworth and Gerald Mosse on Tuesday at Glorious Goodwood. The win signalled a return to form for Elsworth, who had not enjoyed a winner since Dandhu’s Fred Darling success […]

Sir Prancealot to Stand at Rancho San Miguel

San Miguel, CA (July 23, 2019)-In a deal signed earlier this month, Cornerstone Stud stallion Sir Prancealot (Ire) will be shuttling from South Australia to Rancho San Miguel in San Miguel in California commencing with the 2020 breeding season. Bursting onto the scene as champion freshman sire in Europe, Sir Prancealot (Ire) has quickly grown […]

More Power to Him Closes Strong to Win Mount Rainier S.

by Randy Goulding Auburn, WA (July 21, 2019)-More Power to Him came from well back to beat El Huerfano in the $50,000 Mount Rainier Stakes on Sunday at Emerald Downs. He paid $10.20. The 1 1/16-mile race for 3-year-olds and up was the final local prep for the Grade 3, $200,000 Longacres Mile on Aug. […]