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Sire of the Successful and Popular "Work The Crowd" and A G1 Hollywood Gold Cup winner himself, Political Ambition is sire of runners averaging over $50,000 from his only U.S. crop.

Political Ambition continues to produce quality racing progeny, now with 1997 Grade I winner Slew of Reality.

POLITICAL AMBITION


Dosage Index: 0.82

Center of Distribution: 0.20

Sire Production Index: 1.91

Great Nephew Honeyway
Sybil's Niece
Grundy
Word From Lundy *Worden
Lundy Princess
Kirtling (IRE)
Nijinsky II Northern Dancer
Flaming Page
Silky
*Close Up II Nearula
Horama
POLITICAL AMBITION
1984 bay *Princequillo Prince Rose
Cosquilla
Round Table
*Knight's Daughter Sir Cosmo
Feola
Rose Pink
*Court Martial Fair Trial
Instanteous
Red Red Rose
*Rose Coral Rockefella
Lady Mary Rose

nominated to the Breeders' Cup and California Sires Stakes

Owner: Property of a Syndicate

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POLITICAL AMBITION

SIRE RECORD

(through October 26, 1997)

Number of Crops to Date: 5

Number of named Foals: 59

Number of Starters: 21

Number of Winners: 13

Number of Stakes Winners: 11 (22%)

Total Earnings: $1,064,697 ($56,037 avg./starter)

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POLITICAL AMBITION has sired:

WORK THE CROWD. 14 wins in 22 starts, 2 to 4, $644,550, Miss America H. [G3], Yerba Buena H. [G3], Honeymoon H. [G3], Pucker Up [G3], San Clemente H. [G3], Burlingame S. [L] (BM, $27,500). Woodside S. [L] (BM. $27,500), Bay Meadows Lassie S. [L] (BM, $27,500), Songstress Breeders’ Cup S. [L] (GG, $31,550), Brown Bess Breeders’ Cup H. [L] (BM, $32,450), Old English Rancho H. [LR] (BM, $31,050), Dominant Dancer S. (BM, $22,00), 2nd Bay Meadows Oaks [G3], etc.

SKI IBERIA (ARG). 3 wins in 6 starts at 2 and 3 in Argentina, Permio Seleccion-Argentine Oaks [G1], 3rd Polla da Potrancas-Argentine One Thousand Guineas [G1]; winner in 2 starts at 4, 1996, in France.

LA MALPENSADA (ARG). 3 wins in Argentina, Gran Premio Enrique Acebal [G1], 2nd Premio Asociacion de Propietarious de Caballos de Carreras [G3], 3rd Gran Seleccion-Argentine Oaks [G1], etc.; in N. A., 2nd Mairzy Doates H. (GGF), Real Delight S. (AP), winner of $152,672.

LEYDEN (ARG). 4 wins at 3 and 4 in Argentina, Premio Carrera da las Estrellas [G1], 2nd Gran Premio Raul y Raul E. Chevalier [G1], Premio Guillermo Kemmis [G2], Premio Gay Hermit [G3].

MUSICOLOGO. Stakes winner at 3, 1996, in Argentina, Premio Provincia de Buenos Aires [G1], Premio Jockey Club de la Provencia de Buenos Aires [G2].

SLEW OF REALITY. Stakes winner at 2, 1997, in Argentina, Copa Dr. P Blaquier [G1], Gran Premio Saturnino J. Unzue [G1], Gran Premio Jorge de Atucha [G1], Prix Carlos Casares [G2], 3rd Prix Apertuna [G3].

SARAGOSSE. Stakes Winner, 3 to 5, 1997, in Argentina, Premio Carlos Tomkinson [G2], Premio Carlos Menditeguy [G3], Premio Associacion de Propietarios de Caballo de Carrera [G3], Premio Omega [G3], 2nd Premio Libertad [G2], Premio Omnium.

DIDDLER. Stakes winner to 4 in Argentina, Premio General Belgrano [G2], Premio Progresso [G2], Premio Chacabuco [G2].

TRETA. Stakes winner at 4 in Argentina, Premio Orbit.

SIONISMO. Stakes winner at 3 in Argentina, Premio Patria.

LIRIO. 1997, Premio Italia -G3 in Argentina.

Convertida (ARG). 3 wins at 2 and 3 in Argentina, 2nd Premio Abril [G2], Premio Manuel J. Guiraldes [G3].

Governor Elect. 5 wins to 1997, $104,850, 3rd Curragh Stock farm H.-R (BM, $5,250).

Baronesita. Stakes placed at 2, 1997,in Argentina, 2nd Gran Premio de Potrancas [G1].

Drusa. Stakes-placed at 2 in Argentina, 3rd Gran Premio Eliseo Ramirez [G1].

Teledirigido. Stakes-placed at 3, 1996, in Argentina, 3rd Premio Jockey Club de la Provencia de Buenos Aires [G2].

Music Affair. Stakes-placed in Argentina, Premio Juan Pedro Artigas.

Flipper-Ambition. Stakes-placed in Argentina, Premio Macon.

Riojano. Stakes-placed in Argentina, 2nd Premio Eduardo Casey [G2].

Rejet. Stakes-placed at 2 and 3 in Argentina, 2nd Premio Congreve [G3], Premio The Japan Racing Association.

Habilidoso. Stakes-placed at 3 in Argentina, 3nd Premio Jockey Club Argentino [G3].

Radiactiva. Stakes-placed at 2 in Argentina, 2nd Premio Juan Pedro Artigas.

Complotada. Stakes-placed at 2 in Argentina, 3rd Premio Leteo.

Western Ambition. 9 wins to 5, 1996, $77,608.

Art of Compromise. 3 wins to 5, 1996,$31,427.

Sheer Ambition. 2 wins to 3, $31,212.

Achacado (ARG). Winner at 4 in Argentina; 2 wins at 5, 1996, $15,850, in N.A.

Sheepish Senator. 4 wins to 5, 1996, $10,071.

Majestic Ambition. Winner at 2 and 3, placed at 5, 1996, $9,503.

Contragolpe (ARG). Winner at 3 and 4 in Argentina; placed at 5, 1996, $8,600, in N.A.

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RACE and (STAKES) RECORD

AGE STARTS 1st 2nd 3rd EARNED
2 0 0 0 0 0
3 9 4(1) 0 2(1) $218,625
4 5 2(1) 1(1) 0 $228,530
5 4 3(2) 0 1(1) $178,400
Totals 18 9(4) 1(1) 3(2) $625,555

 

At 3, WON Hollywood Derby [G1] at Hollywood Park (1 1/8 mile., turf, equal top weight of 122 lbs., defeating The Medic, etc.), an allowance race at Del Mar (1 1/8 mi., turf, defeating Contact Game, etc.), an allowance race at Del Mar (1 1/8 mi., turf, defeating Euphrates, etc.), a maiden race at Hollywood Park (7 furlongs, by 6 lengths, defeating best of Danzig, etc.),

3rd Hollywood Turf Cup Invitational H. [G1] at Hollywood Park (1 mi., turf, to Vilzak, Forlitano (ARG)).

At 4, WON Hollywood Invitational H. [G1] at Hollywood Park ( ncr, 1 mi., turf, in 1:58 3/5, defeating Baba Karam (IRE), etc.), an allowance race at Santa Anita Park (1 1/8 mi., turf, by 4 lengths, defeating Trokhos, etc.), 2nd El Rincon H. [L] at Santa Anita Park (1 mile, turf, to Steinlen (GB)).

At 5, WON Col. F. W. Koester H. [G3] at Santa Anita Park (1 mi., turf, defeating Mister Wonderful (GB), etc.), El Rincon H. [L] at Santa Anita Park (1 mi., turf, defeating Patchy Groundfog, etc.), an allowance race at Santa Anita Park (1 mi., turf, equal top weight of 116 lbs., defeating The Medic, etc.), 3rd Premiere H. [G3] at Hollywood Park (1 mi., turf, to Peace, etc.).

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FEMALE FAMILY

1st dam

ROSE PINK, by Round Table. Winner at 3, $5,799. Dam of 6 winners, including—

POLITICAL AMBITION. Subject stallion.

Pink Maharanee (f. by Raja Baba). 9 wins, $118,857, 2nd New Hope S., Heirloom S., etc. Dam of PINK MAHARAJAH (g. by McCann, 5 wins, $82,404, Pennsylvania Futurity-R (PHA, $40,155), etc.).

Maharanee Rose (f. by Raja Baba). Winner, $8,105. Dam of Nevada Range (c. by Known Fact, to 6, 1996, $95,612, 3rd Leland Stanford S. [L] (BM, $3,750)), Maharadoon (f. by Matsadoon, $74,252, 2nd Ruthless S.-L, Rare Perfume S.-L).

Rule Rose (f. by Ward McAllister). Winner at 3. Dam of Aparose [N] (f. by Apalachee, dam of TYROSA [N], f. by Tyrant).

 

STALLION HISTORY

With only one North American crop to run and a graded stakes winner in that crop, POLITICAL AMBITION returns to Harris Farms for the 1997 season.

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STALLION NEWS

Slew of Reality, a two year old filly, was the recent winner of the Group I Gran Premio Jorge de Atucha. Winner of the recent Group 1 Argentina Breeders Cup, earning over $125,000 in this race!

Slew of Reality, winner of the first GRADE 2 event in Argentina this 1997 racing season!

Baronesita stakes-placed two-year-old on May 31st in a GRADE 1 race in Argentina.

Slew of Reality, won an April 1997 GRADE 1 event in Argentina!

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