Highlander Training Center
Highlander Training Center is proud to offer these exceptional Yearlings.
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Hip 48 - DARK BAY or BROWN FILLY (KY)
Dark Bay or Brown Filly, foaled April 30, 2021
(AMERICAN FREEDOM x YOUNG AND LOVELY by ISTAN)
Ken Carson, Retired General Manager of Valor Farms, is one of the Thoroughbred industry’s foremost pedigree authorities. Highlander Training Center is proud to offer Carson’s notes & analysis on each of the yearlings in our consignment. We hope you find this information of benefit when evaluating these Highlander-consigned yearlings.
Ken Carson Pedigree Analysis:
Bay Filly by American Freedom x YOUNG AND LOVELY, by Istan Family 20-
*This filly traces back to the tap root King Ranch mare BEMUSE
*Young And Lovely is a half-sister to $478,470 earner BOSQUE REDONDO-G2 (San Bernardino H.-G2, And MAKE YOUR MARK (SW $268,488)
*American Freedom is a graded SW of $705,100, wining at Santa Anita, Pimlico and the Grade 3 Iowa Derby at Prairie Meadows.
*Other notable runners from this family include Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Alysheba, Farma Way ($2.9 million), HOTY Kelso, G1 Champions: Alpha Centauri, Bel Bolide, Miesque, East Of The Moon; as well as G1 winners: Kingmambo, Loves Only You, Slew City Slew, Lear Fan, Breeders Cup Mile winner Karakontie (Jpn), and French Derby winner Study Of Man (Ire)