The Big Beast
Yes It's True - V V S Flawless, by Deputy Minister

ONE OF AMERICA'S BEST G1 SPRINTERS

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The Big Beast
The Big Beast
Yes It's True - V V S Flawless, by Deputy Minister
  • Winner of the prestigious $500,000 King's Bishop S. [G1] at Saratoga at 3, running seven furlongs in 1:22.35
  • Runner-up by a nose in the $350,000 Vanderbilt H. [G1] at Saratoga at 4, losing a head bob to multiple G1 winner Rock Fall in 1:08.75 for six furlongs
  • Runner-up in the $700,000 Forego S. [G1] at Saratoga at 4 behind multiple G1 winner Private Zone, also in the money in the $400,000 Carter H. [G1] at Aqueduct
  • 106 Beyer Speed Figure in 2015 - among the fastest at six furlongs in North America
  • 102 Beyer Speed Figure in 2014 - among the fastest by a 3-year-old at six furlongs in North America
  • Ran a 2 Ragozin number in the 2015 Vanderbilt [G1] - among the very fastest sprinters in 2015
  • Named a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga
  • Defeated 4 Graded stakes winners in the King's Bishop [G1], including Wildcat Red, as well as G1-placed stakes winner Fast Anna
  • Earnings of $676,300
  • Bred 103 mares in his first book in 2016 - Fourth-most among active Florida stallions. First foals arrive in 2017
"The Big Beast is coming with giant strides on the outside!" -Tom Durkin

The Big Beast News

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The Big Beast | 1/19/2017
Ocala Stud’s The Big Beast, the Grade 1 winner and leading sprinter, sired his first reported foal on Jan. 3rd when a colt was born in Ocala, FL...
The Big Beast
The Big Beast | 3/7/2016
Ocala Stud announced Monday that its first-year stallions The Big Beast and I Spent It both had their first respective mares confirmed in foal over the weekend...
The Big Beast | 10/27/2015
The Big Beast, the Grade 1 winner and leading sprinter, has been retired from racing and will stand in 2016 at J. Michael O’Farrell’s Ocala Stud in Florida. A fee will be determined and announced soon...

Race Record:

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
3 5 3 (1) 1 1 $415,500
4 4 1 2 (2) 0 $260,800
Totals 9 4 (1) 3 (2) 1 $676,300

Racing Highlights

Won at 3

  • King’s Bishop S. at Saratoga (G1, 7f in 1:22.35, defeating Fast Anna, Coup de Grace, Noble Moon, Wildcat Red, Noble Cornerstone, Myositis Dan, C. Zee).
  • An allowance race at Saratoga (6f in 1:09, 102 Beyer, by 6 1/4, defeating Gombey Dancer, Scam, Rich ‘n’ Tuck, Cost Affective, Celebrated Talent, Twang, Fabulous Kid, Jimmy Connors, Thunder’s Rollin’).
  • A maiden special weight race at Belmont Park (6f, by 4 1/4, defeating Guggenheim, A Touch of Poetry, T Sizzle, Frame, Updraft).

Won at 4

  • An allowance race at Oaklawn Park (6f, defeating Double Ours, Alsvid, Texas Air, Ammaroo, Hogy).

2nd at 4

  • Forego S. at Saratoga (G1, 7f, to Private Zone, defeating Viva Majorca, Wildcat Red, Salutos Amigos, Tamarkuz, Falling Sky, Den’s Legacy, Race Day, Run for Logistics, Takajo, Bourbon Courage).
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. at Saratoga (G1, 6f, 106 Beyer, by nose to Rock Fall, defeating Favorite Tale, Salutos Amigos, Viva Majorca, Clearly Now, Departing).

The Big Beast Generational Pedigree

Dosage Profile: DP = 3-1-2-0-0 (6) DI = 5.00 CD = 1.17
YES ITS TRUE (USA)
b. 1996
IS IT TRUE (USA)
b. 1986
RAJA BABA (USA)
b. 1968
BOLD RULER (USA)
MISSY BABA (USA)
ROMAN ROCKETTE (USA)
b. 1977
PROUDEST ROMAN (USA)
KITCHEN WINDOW (USA)
CLEVER MONIQUE (USA)
b. 1988
CLEVER TRICK (USA)
br. 1976
ICECAPADE (USA)
KANKAKEE MISS (USA)
MONIQUE RENE (USA)
ch. 1978
PRINCE OF ASCOT (USA)
PARTY DATE (USA)
V V S FLAWLESS (USA)
b. 1999
DEPUTY MINISTER (CAN)
b. 1979
VICE REGENT (CAN)
ch. 1967
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
VICTORIA REGINA (CAN)
MINT COPY (CAN)
dkb/br. 1970
BUNTY'S FLIGHT (CAN)
SHAKNEY (USA)
SINGING HEART (USA)
b. 1992
PALACE MUSIC (USA)
ch. 1981
THE MINSTREL (CAN)
COME MY PRINCE (USA)
AMAZING LOVE (USA)
b. 1979
ADVOCATOR (USA)
BOLD BUT BAFFLED (USA)
courtesy of Pedigree Query

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