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SAND WITCHH WINS THE GRADE 1 BUZZ BRAUNINGER DISTAFF STAKES AT DELAWARE PARK

November 6, 2010
BURNING SAND runners have won three out of three stakes races on the same day!

SAND WITCHH (x Tornade Du Loup), 2009 Horse of the Year and a BURNING SAND legend in the making, "opened a comfortable lead into the stretch then held sway" to win the Grade 1 Buzz Brauninger Distaff Stakes at Delaware Park (10) by a solid 3 3/4 lengths.

This stakes victory gives SAND WITCHH an all-time record of 2/11(10-1-0)8-1 and puts her in the running for Horse of the Year a second year in a row.



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SAND WITCHH winning past race.

T M FRED TEXAS AND SO BIG IS BETTER FINISH FIRST AND SECOND AT THE ARABIAN STALLION STAKES

November 6, 2010
In only his fourth career race, 3-year-old T M FRED TEXAS (x Queen Kong) beats a field of older horses, including brother SO BIG IS BETTER at the ARABIAN STALLION STAKES for 3-year-olds and up at Lone Star Park (3). This stakes win makes T M FRED TEXAS 3 for 4 his first year of racing.

SO BIG IS BETTER finished second, besting the rest of the field by 11 lengths.

TM SUPER BIRD WINS THE LONE STAR STAKES FOR FILLIES AND MARES BY 5 LENGTHS, MAKING HER 6 FOR 7 LIFETIME

November 6, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait), a likely candidate for 4-Year-Old Filly of the Year, "draws away" to win the ARABIAN STALLION STAKES for fillies and mares by a comfortable 5 lengths.

This win gives TM SUPER BIRD 6 wins out of 7 starts, with 4 stakes victories, all in only her first year of racing, 1/7(6-0-0)4-0.

AYERS WINS DELAWARE PARK ARABIAN CLAIMING STAKES

November 2, 2010
Just three weeks after winning at Delaware Park, AYERS (x BW Ali Catt), wins the Delaware Park Arabian Claiming Stakes (10), his fourth victory at the track this year.

BURNING FANCY WINS FIRST RACE OVERSEAS AT LINGFIELD PARK IN ENGLAND

October 13, 2010
BURNING FANCY (x Sayquins and Lace), who was sold overseas earlier this year, "made all and scored an emphatic victory from pillar to post" at the The Royal Cavalry of Oman Clarendon Group 3 Sprint at Lingfield Park (1) in England.

This victory demonstrates BURNING SAND's ability to compete and win in the United States and at world-class racing events in Europe!

AYERS WINS AT DELAWARE PARK

October 12, 2010
AYERS (x BW Ali Catt), 4-year-old colt and multiple winner, wins his third race this year at Delaware Park (10).

AIM SOUTH WINS AGAIN AT DELAWARE PARK

September 27, 2010
Following up a victory from last month, AIM SOUTH (x SS Doctor Sam), a BURNING SAND all-time leading money earner and 2007 Older Horse of the Year, "broke sharp to set all the pace" and breezed to victory by 7 lengths at Delaware Park (10).

AIM HI BREAKS HIS MAIDEN AT DELAWARE PARK BY 5 LENGTHS

September 20, 2010
AIM HI (x Halianna), 3-year-old colt, "shook clear on the turn" to win his maiden race at Delaware Park (10) by a convincing 5 lengths.

AABER (QATAR) WINS AT THE KINGSTON ST. MARY MAIDEN STAKES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, FIRST UK WIN BY A BURNING SAND RUNNER

September 18, 2010
AABER (x Nisaee) takes his first career win at THE KINGSTON ST. MARY MAIDEN STAKES in the United Kingdom! AABER is a 3-year-old colt owned by Al Shahania Stud in Qatar, and promises to be an impeccable BURNING SAND runner on the international scene.

HARRAN, also owned by Al Shahania, finished a competitive third place.

SAND WITCHH REMAINS UNDEFEATED (9 FOR 9) WITH A WIN AT THE ROSEBROOK ARABIAN DISTAFF TURF STAKES

September 18, 2010
SAND WITCHH (x Tornade Du Loup), a BURNING SAND juggernaut and 2009 Horse of the Year, wins the ROSEBROOK ARABIAN DISTAFF TURF STAKES by several lengths "under a mild drive"!

That makes SAND WITCHH 9 for 9 over two years of racing dominance.

SO BIG IS BETTER WINS THE FLYING TIGER STAKES BY 5 3/4 LENGTHS

September 17, 2010
SO BIG IS BETTER (x WW Mirror Image), winner of the MANDOLYNN HILL FARM STAKES and WES AND BETTY WRIGHT STAKES of 2009, "kicked clear" to win the FLYING TIGER STAKES at Fairplex Park (2) in California by a solid 5 3/4 lengths.

AYERS WINS AT DELAWARE PARK

September 13, 2010
AYERS (x BW Ali Catt), 4-yr-old colt and multiple winner, wins at Delaware Park (10).

TM SUPER BIRD REMAINS UNDEFEATED WINNING THE TEXAS ARABIAN OAKS STAKES

September 11, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait), 4-year-old filly, wins the TEXAS ARABIAN OAK STAKES for 4-year-old fillies at Retama Park (2) in "impressive fashion"! With this win, TM SUPER BIRD stays undefeated, 5-for-5 with 3 stakes wins.

SANDDPIPER WINS THE GRADE 3 DR. SAM HARRISON STAKES BY 6 1/4 LENGTHS

September 4, 2010
SANDDPIPER (x Novelynn) wins the DR. SAM HARRISON JUVENILE ARABIAN FILLY STAKES at Delaware Park (10) by 6 1/4 lengths! This is SANDDPIPER's second win in a row. This 3-year-old filly won her last stakes appearance, the Grade 3 Betsy Ross Filly Stakes (July 3, 2010), by 6 1/2 lengths.

AIM SOUTH, BURNING SAND LEGEND, WINS AT DELAWARE PARK

August 23, 2010
AIM SOUTH (x SS Doctor Sam), multiple stakes winner and one of BURNING SAND's all-time leading earners, shows he still has what it takes with a win at Delaware Park (10).

CAITLYNS HOT WINS MILE-MAKERS CLASSIC STAKES AT ARAPAHOE BY 12 LENGTHS

August 22, 2010
CAITLYNS HOT (x Tiki Destiny) wins the MILE-MAKERS CLASSIC STAKES just one day after his sister TM SUPER BIRD wins THE SOARING EAGLE STAKES. Like TM SUPER BIRD, CAITLYNS HOT won at Arapahoe Park (6) and also won by double digit lengths--12 lengths to be precise!



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TM SUPER BIRD WINS THE SOARING EAGLE DISTAFF STAKES BY 10 1/4 LENGTHS, REMAINS UNDEAFEATED

August 21, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait) stays undefeated by "annihilating" the field by 10 1/4 lengths at the SOARING EAGLE DISTAFF CLASS STAKES at Arapahoe Park (6)!

SAND DE WIND BLOWS THROUGH TO WIN THE MVP CLAIMING SERIES STAKES AT ARAPAHOE; BURNING FEVER FOLLOWS IN SECOND

August 20, 2010
SAND DE WIND (x TF Desert Jewel) and BURNING FEVER (x Melleene) finish first and second to give BURNING SAND the exacta at the MVP CLAIMING SERIES STAKES FINALE at Arapahoe Park (5)!

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TRI SILKIE SANDS WINS ANOTHER AT DELAWARE PARK

August 16, 2010
TRI SILKIE SANDS (x Triumphs Silkie), up and coming 3-yr-old filly, wins another race at the renowned Delaware Park (9), giving her two wins and a strong second at the BETSY ROSS STAKES her first year racing.

T M FRED TEXAS STAYS UNDEFEATED, WINNING ANOTHER AT ARAPAHOE PARK

August 15, 2010
T M FRED TEXAS (x Queen Kong), coming off a record-setting race a week ago, remains undefeated with a comfortable win at Arapahoe Park (5).

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T M FRED TEXAS SETS A NEW TRACK RECORD AT ARAPAHOE PARK

August 7, 2010
T M FRED TEXAS (x Queen Kong) wins his first race ever by "annihilating the field" at Arapahoe Park (6) by 15 1/4 lengths and in the process setting the new track record for 5 1/2 furlongs at 1:10.62!

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SAND WITCHH WINS THE GRADE 2 CRE RUN OAKS STAKES BY 13 LENGTHS AND STAYS UNDEFEATED IN EIGHT RACES

August 7, 2010
SAND WITCHH (x Tornade Du Loup) "moved to the lead when ready . . . then drew off in handy fashion" to win the world-renowned Grade 2 Cre Run Oaks Arabian Distaff Stakes by 13 lengths!

This victory at Delaware Park (10) continues an amazing undefeated streak and is yet another double-digit stakes win by SAND WITCHH, making her the clear favorite for Darley Horse of the Year a second year in a row.


EAGLE ONE AND SO BIG IS BETTER FINISH 1ST AND 2ND AT HAZEL LUCAS STAKES, GIVING BURNING SAND ANOTHER STAKES EXACTA

August 7, 2010
EAGLE ONE (x Laura Ku) wins his second stakes race in a row with a gutsy win at the Hazel Lucas Stakes at Santa Rosa (3)!

SO BIG IS BETTER (x WW Mirror Image) finishes a close second.


SANDDPIPER CRUSHES THE FIELD BY 15 1/2 LENGTHS AT DELAWARE PARK

August 3, 2010
SANDDPIPER (x Novelynn), 3-yr-old filly and convincing winner of the Grade 3 Betsy Ross Stakes (July 3), dominates again in Delaware Park (10) by 15 1/2 lengths!

TM SUPER BIRD REMAINS UNDEFEATED IN WIDE OPEN FILLY/MARE ALLOWANCE

July 31, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait), wins a 1-mile, 70-yd, wide-open filly/mare allowance with no restrictions at Arapahoe Park (3). With this victory TM SUPER BIRD stays undefeated and completes a great month for BURNING SAND racing!

GET HER DONE GETS IT DONE AT ARAPAHOE PARK

July 30, 2010
GET HER DONE (x TC Cheyenne) finishes the month of July with a "driving finish" to win at Arapahoe Park (3).

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MUST BE BURNING WINS BY 11 LENGTHS AT ARAPAHOE PARK

July 25, 2010
MUST BE BURNING (x Arbella MSA) follows EAGLE ONE's stakes win with another victory at Arapahoe Park (5), beating the field by a whopping 11 lengths!

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EAGLE ONE (9-YRS-OLD) WINS STAKES RACE AT SACRAMENTO, QJUICK SAND PW TAKES SECOND

July 24, 2010
EAGLE ONE (x Laura Ku), at 9-years young, proves he still has what it takes by winning the State Fair Stakes at Sacramento (3).

QJUICK SAND PW finished close behind in second.


TUSCARORA JOHN (x LINE DANCER) WINS AT ARAPAHOE PARK

July 23, 2010
TUSCARORA JOHN, 4-yr-old son of BURNING SAND great LINE DANCER (x Fawora), wins a 1-mile contest at Arapahoe Park (3).

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AYERS WINS AT DELAWARE PARK

July 20, 2010
Not to be left out of the Delaware spotlight, 4-yr-old stallion AYERS (x BW Ali Catt) makes a "long drive" to prevail at Delaware Park (10).

SAND WITCHH, 2009 HORSE OF THE YEAR, WINS THE SHEIKH'S GRADE 3 STAKES AND REMAINS UNDEFEATED

July 17, 2010
SAND WITCHH (x Tornade Du Loup), 2009 Horse of the Year (as a 3-yr-old filly) and the most dominating BURNING SAND filly sense the legendary CATH, remains undefeated by winning the Grade 3 Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Arabian Cup Open Stakes at Delaware Park (12).

SAND WITCHH beat a field of colts and stallions to win this prestigious graded stakes, making her a frontrunner to win Horse of the Year . . . two years in a row!


TM SUPER BIRD WINS THE J&H ARABIAN OAKS STAKES BY 17 1/2 LENGTHS

July 16, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait), a tenacious 4-yr-old filly bred by TM Proven Bloodstock, remains undefeated by winning the one-mile J&H Arabian Oaks Stakes at Arapahoe Park (6) by 17 1/2 lengths.

Another blazing victory by another top performing BURNING SAND runner!


QJUICK SAND PW AND EAGLE ONE GET THE EXACTA AT SACRAMENTO

July 14, 2010
QJUICK SAND PW (x Doya Juana Dance), 4-Year-Old Colt of the Year in 2009 and multiple stakes winner, takes first place in Sacramento (1).

EAGLE ONE (x Laura Ku), a 9-yr-old stallion that shows no signs of letting up, follows up in second place.

CAITLYNS HOT WINS AT ARAPAHOE

July 4, 2010
CAITLYNS HOT (x Tiki Destiny), four-time stakes winner, wins on the Fourth of July at Arapahoe Park (6).

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SANDDPIPER WINS THE GRADE 3 BETSY ROSS STAKES AT DELAWARE PARK;
TRI SILKIE SANDS TAKES SECOND PLACE

July 3, 2010
In only her second career race, SANDDPIPER (x Novelynn) wins the prestigious Grade 3 Betsy Ross Filly Stakes for 3-yr-old fillies at Delaware Park (10) by 6 1/2 lengths! TRI SILKIE SANDS (x Triumphs Silkie), who also won her first career race back in June, claimed the second spot.

SANDDPIPER is another example of BURNING SAND dominance on the track and is an obvious contender for Three Year Old Filly of the Year.

EAGLE ONE, 9-YR-OLD, WINS FIRST START OF 2010

June 20, 2010
EAGLE ONE (x Laura Ku), a 9-yr-old iron horse, wins his first start of 2010 at the Stockton Race Track (3), proving that old or young, BURNING SAND runners have the heart to win year after year.

This gives BURNING SAND wins in three consecutive days!

SOLE DANCER WINS THE COBRA DISTAFF SPRINT STAKES

June 19, 2010
SOLE DANCER, a 6-yr-old filly out of BURNING SAND racing legend LINE DANCER (x Sole Sister), wins the Cobra Distaff Sprint Stakes at Arapahoe Park (6).

Stakes winners continue through the generations with BURNING SAND!


TM SUPER BIRD WINS BY 9 LENGTHS IN HER FIRST CAREER RACE

June 18, 2010
TM SUPER BIRD (x Heaven Kan Wait), "goes on and makes it look oh so easy," winning her first career race by an impressive 9 lengths at Arapahoe Park (3).

This victory continues a streak of domination by BURNING SAND runners over the last month.


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SAND DE WIND BLOWS PAST THE FIELD TO WIN BY 16 3/4 LENGTHS AT ARAPAHOE PARK; BURNING FEVER FINISHES SECOND

June 12, 2010
Stakes winner and 5-yr-old stallion SAND DE WIND (x TF Desert Jewel), gives BURNING SAND a third double-digit win in the last two weeks, flying to victory by 16 3/4 lengths at Arapahoe Park (4).

BURNING FEVER took second place, besting the rest of the field by 3 1/2 lengths.

Summer is heating up as BURNING SAND runners continue to not just win, but win big!


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BURNING SILK BLAZES INTO 2010 WITH A VICTORY BY 11 3/4 LENGTHS

June 5, 2010
BURNING SILK (x Triumphs Silkie), 4-yr-old filly, shows that she means business in 2010 by cruising to victory in her first start of the year, taking the race at Arapahoe Park (4) by 11 3/4 lengths!

BURNING STARR WINS BY 13 1/2 LENGTHS HER FIRST TIME OUT

May 31, 2010
BURNING STARR (x Tikis Star), owned by BURNING SAND co-owners Joe and Betty Gillis, wins her first career race by an extraordinary 13 1/2 lengths at Delaware Park (11)!

Congratulations to Joe and Betty on what looks like another dominating BURNING SAND runner.

SOLE DANCER (x LINE DANCER) WINS AT ARAPAHOE PARK

May 30, 2010
SOLE DANCER, by BURNING SAND stallion legend LINE DANCER (x Sole Sister), takes the field at Arapahoe Park (6).

SE BUNKER BUSTER TRIUMPHS AT ARAPAHOE PARK

May 29, 2010
SE BUNKER BUSTER (x Soaring Alee), a 7-yr-old BURNING SAND iron horse, wins by a healthy 1 3/4 lengths at Arapahoe Park (2).

SAND WITCHH STAYS UNDEFEATED

May 22, 2010
SAND WITCHH (x Tornade Du Loup), 2009 Horse of the Year, stays undefeated by winning her first race in 2010 at Delaware Park (10).

SANDDPIPER, NEW 3-YEAR-OLD, WINS FIRST RACE OUT

May 15, 2010
SANDDPIPER (x Novelynn), a promising 3-year-old filly, wins her first race at Delaware Park (10), proving that BURNING SAND produces quality winners with every foal crop.

BURNING SAND RUNNERS TAKE MULTIPLE DARLEY AWARDS FOR 2009

March 13, 2010
For the third year in a row, BURNING SAND runners won multiple awards at this year's Darley Awards held to honor the best in Arabian racing. Just like in 2008, BURNING SAND runners were nominated in all but one major racing category and multiple BURNING SANDs were nominated in five out of eight categories, the most dominant showing by any sire.

Undefeated SAND WITCHH won HORSE OF THE YEAR (first time this honor has been given to a BURNING SAND runner) and THREE-YEAR-OLD FILLY OF THE YEAR.

QJUICK SAND PW won FOUR-YEAR-OLD COLT OF THE YEAR and SPRINTER OF THE YEAR. See below for BURNING SAND's complete showing (winners in bold).

2009 Darley Awards
  • Horse of the Year

    • SAND WITCHH
    • QJUICK SAND PW
    • SO BIG IS BETTER

  • 3-Year-Old Filly of the Year

    • SAND WITCHH
    • BURNING FANCY

  • 4-Year-Old Colt/Gelding of the Year

    • QJUICK SAND PW

  • 4-Year-Old Filly of the Year

    • BLACK BEACHES
    • BURNIE GEE PW
    • BURNING PERFUME MKP

  • Older Horse of the Year

    • BY GOLLY SAND
    • SO BIG IS BETTER

  • Older Mare of the Year

    • JESSYS PRINCESS

  • Sprinter of the Year

    • BY GOLLY SAND
    • QJUICK SAND PW
    • JESSYS PRINCESS
    • SO BIG IS BETTER

BURNING FANCY WINS GRADE 2 YELLOW ROSE STAKES BY 14 1/2 LENGTHS

March 12, 2010
BURNING FANCY (x Sayquins and Lace), a U.S. record holder, multiple stakes winner, and Darley Awards nominee, wins her first race in 2010 and sixth race in a row with a romp at the Grade 2 Texas Yellow Rose Stakes (by 14 1/2 lengths) at Sam Houston Race Park (8).

This is BURNING FANCY's sixth double-digit victory in a row! An impressive feat and example of the dominance you can achieve with a BURNING SAND runner
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BRULANTE STARTS 2010 WITH A WIN

January 14, 2010
BRULANTE (x Ammante), a multiple winner in 2009, gets off to a great start in 2010 with a strong victory at Sam Houston Race Park (1).

BURNING SAND NUMBER ONE IN 2009 . . . BY FAR

January 11, 2010
The new year is upon us, and looking back at 2009 in Arabian horse racing, one thing is clear: BURNING SAND is by far the best U.S. Arabian sire and shows no signs of letting up.

Here are a few statistics from 2009 (visit our Rankings/Statistics Page for statistics from previous years):
  • BURNING SAND's earnings were 2 3/4 times that of the second best sire.

  • BURNING SAND was the leading money earner the entire year, dominating from the start.

  • BURNING SAND runners were four of the Top Five Leading Runners of All Ages and Sexes:

    • 1 - QJUICK SAND PW
    • 2 - SAND WITCHH
    • 4 - SO BIG IS BETTER
    • 5 - BURNING FANCY

  • BURNING SAND runners took first in two major racing categories:

    • Leading 3-Year-Old Filly: SAND WITCHH (followed by BURNING FANCY)
    • Leading 4-Year-Old Colts & Geldings: QJUICK SAND PW

  • BURNING SAND produced four 3-year-olds with multiple wins in 2009, showing more dominance with each foal crop: SAND WITCHH, BURNING FANCY, TM BURN OUT, and BRULANTE.
* Information taken from Arabian Finish Line magazine and Equibase.