Kantharos
Lion Heart - Contessa Halo,
by
Southern Halo

2008 CH

Entered Stud: 2011

2014 Fee: $5,000 LFSN

FLORIDA’S NO. 1 FRESHMAN SIRE!

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Kantharos Kantharos
  • Well on his way to becoming the Champion Freshman Sire in Florida for 2014
  • Nearly three times the earnings of FL's No. 2 Freshman 
  • Co-Leading Florida Sire of 2-year-old winners
  • 2nd Leading Florida Sire of 2-year-olds and 2yo stakes horses
  • FOURTEEN winners, FOUR stakes horses, incl. undefeated $100,000 SW MR. JORDAN and $100,000 stakes fillies Savingtime and Katie's Kiss
  • First 2YOs in training averaged $60,292 (24 sold), incl. $155,000 colt, $150,000 colt, $100,000 filly
  • 2014 Yearlings averaged over 5X the fee (14 offered, 14 sold)
  • 2014 Weanlings averaged 3X the fee (11 sold)
  • Undefeated, untested multiple GSW; one of the most dominant & precocious stallions at stud
  • Back-to-back-to-back wins at two by 28 1/2 combined lengths: Debut MdSpWt - 5f :57 4/5 - by 11 3/4, Bashford Manor S. (G3) - 6f 1:09 4/5 - by 9 1/2, Saratoga Special S. (G2) by 7 1/4
  • Won sire-making Saratoga Special S. (G2)
  • By leading juvenile sire LION HEART, from the family of G1 sire FIRST SAMURAI
  • Bred 125 mares in 2013 and 117 mares in 2014

Kantharos News

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Kantharos into top 5 with 14 first-year winners on 11/15/2014
Kantharos, Florida’s runaway Freshman sire of 2014, moved into the top 5 on the General Sire list with 14 total winners...
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Kantharos’ Mr. Jordan captures $100K Juvenile Sprint S. at Gulfstream on 11/8/2014
Kantharos’ exciting 2-year-old colt Mr. Jordan captured Saturday’s $100,000 Juvenile Sprint S. at Gulfstream Park West in his first stakes start...
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Kantharos colt impresses in Gulfstream MdSpWt win on 10/27/2014
Brother Bobo gave Florida’s leading freshman sire his ninth winner from his first crop with a very sharp-looking maiden special weight score...
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Sixth Winner for Florida's Leading Freshman Sire on 9/26/2014
Here Comes Adri took to the slop like a pro, and sped to a six-length victory over maiden two-year-old fillies at Delaware Park on September 25th...
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Kantharos firster a ‘TDN Rising Star’ at Monmouth Park on 9/14/2014
Mr. Jordan turned in a stellar performance Sunday at Monmouth Park, dispatching a very good group...
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Fourth winner for leading sire Kantharos on 9/6/2014
Kantharos, Florida’s leading freshman sire, got his fourth winner on Saturday with Free Flying’s three-length victory...
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Kantharos collects second MSW winner on 8/13/2014
Ocala Stud's first-year stallion Kantharos got his second winner on Aug. 12 in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight race for 2-year-olds...
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Kantharos sires first winner on 7/26/2014
Ocala Stud’s freshman sire Kantharos, an undefeated multiple graded stakes-winning juvenile by Lion Heart, sired his first winner Saturday, July 26th when his 2-year-old filly Katie’s Kiss drew off by 5 ½ lengths to win a $43,000 Maiden Special Weight gate to wire at Gulfstream Park...
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Kantharos first-crop yearling sells for $300K at Fasig-Tipton on 7/15/2013
An eye-grabbing colt by undefeated multiple graded stakes winner Kantharos created a buzz Monday at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale in central Kentucky, bringing a final bid of $300,000 from agent Mark Casse to represent the single highest price for a yearling colt at the sale...
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Kantharos, undefeated multiple GSW juvenile, to Ocala Stud on 11/6/2012
Kantharos, the undefeated multiple graded stakes-winning juvenile by Lion Heart, has been relocated to J. Michael O'Farrell Jr.'s Ocala Stud...

Race Record:

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 3 3 0 0 $185,213
Totals 3 3 0 0 $185,213

Racing Highlights

Won at 2

  • Saratoga Special S. (gr-II, 6.5f, by 7 ¼, defeating Bail Out the Cat, Manchurian High, and Blue Right By)
  • Basford Manor S. (gr-III, 6f, by 9 ½, defeating Lou Brissie, Speed Demon, Saturday Dance, Gold for Cash, and Thewayitusedtobe)
  • A maiden special weight race at Churchill Downs (5f, by 11 ¾, defeating Gold for Cash, Big Bentley, Nacho Man, Major Score, Eighth Rock, and Sol Caribe)

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Kantharos Generational Pedigree

Dosage Profile: DP = 5-1-10-0-0 (16) DI = 2.20 CD = 0.69
LION HEART (USA) ch. 2001 TALE OF THE CAT (USA) b. 1994 STORM CAT (USA) br. 1983 STORM BIRD (CAN) b. 1978
TERLINGUA (USA) ch. 1976
YARN (USA) b. 1987 MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
NARRATE (USA) dkb/br. 1980 *
SATIN SUNRISE (USA) b. 1990 MR. LEADER (USA) b. 1966 HAIL TO REASON (USA)   br. 1958 [C]
JOLIE DEJA (USA) b. 1954 *
LOGIC (USA) ch. 1979 NASKRA (USA) b. 1967
BACTU REASON (USA) b. 1974
CONTESSA HALO (USA) dkb/br. 1998 SOUTHERN HALO (USA) b. 1983 HALO (USA) blk. 1969 [BC] HAIL TO REASON (USA)   br. 1958 [C]
COSMAH (USA) b. 1953 *
NORTHERN SEA (USA) b. 1974 NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SEA SAGA (USA) ch. 1968
QUEEN OF SAVOY (USA) dkb/br. 1990 CONQUISTADOR CIELO (USA) b. 1979 MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)   b. 1970 [BC]
K D PRINCESS (USA) dkb/br. 1971
JILL OF ALL TRADES (USA) b. 1984 CODEX (USA) ch. 1977 [IC]
MAVERA (USA) b. 1977
courtesy of Pedigree Query

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