Building Speed for the Future
Unbridled – Manwah, by Lyphard
2013 Stud Fee: $2,000 Live Foal
MS MUSTANFAR Leads the Way in Season DebutThursday, May 9, 2013
Making her first start of 2013, MS MUSTANFAR led wire-to wire to win a six-furlong test on the dirt at Lone Star Park. The 4-year-old filly by MUSTANFAR broke quickly from post seven to take the early lead. Setting the pace throughout, she had a 2 1/2-length lead in the stretch and was eased up near the end to win by a comfortable length. MS MUSTANFAR was a Maiden Special Weight winner in her debut last year after stalking the pace and closing fastest of all through the stretch for that win.
FORTUNE AFAR a Nose Back at OaklawnFriday, February 8, 2013
Making his second start back after a four-month layoff, FORTUNE AFAR battled through the stretch to finish runner-up at Oaklawn Park. Going a mile on the main track, the son of MUSTANFAR settled near midpack in the early going, then went four wide coming out of the final turn and drove through the stretch to the wire, finishing just a nose back of the win. He graduated last year taking a 1 1/16-mile Maiden Special Weight by 5 1/4 lengths.
RAGAZZA PREVALE Rallies for Maiden WinSunday, January 6, 2013
Making just her third start, RAGAZZA PREVALE raced close up in this six-furlong event, then ran down the leader in the final furlong to get the win at Tampa. The daughter of MUSTANFAR finished in the runner-up spot in her debut in late October.
2YO CAUCATO Wins Debut by TwoSunday, December 23, 2012
Making his first career start, this 2-year-old colt from the second crop of MUSTANFAR got his career started off right winning a 1000-meter turf event at Monterrico by two lengths. Showing speed right out of the gates, CAUCATO eased back a little through the middle part of the race, then put in a strong run to the wire to hold his competition at bay. Bred in Kentucky by Tommy & Lisa Mills, he is the first foal out of the Irish River mare, Riverview.
FORTUNE AFAR Closes in Runner-up Finish at Prairie MeadowsThursday, July 26, 2012
This 3-year-old son of MUSTANFAR settled behind the leaders in the early going of this one mile & 70 yards race at Prairie Meadows, began closing in on the frontrunners on the far turn, and continued his drive through the stretch for the runner-up spot. It was more than three lengths back to the third-place finisher. Earlier in the year, FORTUNE AFAR won a Maiden Special Weight by 5 1/2 lengths at the favorite, and in 2012, has won or placed in six starts.
3YO MS MUSTANFAR Leads the Way for Second WinSunday, July 15, 2012
A Maiden Special Weight winner in her debut earlier in the year, MS MUSTANFAR scored her second victory taking a 6 1/2-furlong dirt event at Canterbury. This 3-year-old filly by MUSTANFAR set the pace after breaking from post two, got clear in the stretch and pulled away to win by 2 3/4 lengths.
3YO FORTUNE AFAR Draws Off to Win MSWSaturday, May 19, 2012
This 3-year-old son of MUSTANFAR kicked clear down the stretch to take this 1 1/16-mile Maiden Special Weight against elders at Prairie Meadows. Reserved early sitting just six lengths off the lead, FORTUNE AFAR began to make his run going inside in the final turn, then swung to the outside at the top of the stretch and steadily drew away to win by 5 1/4 lengths as the favorite. He had previously placed in four of his five starts this year.
3YO Runner-up in MSW at Prairie MeadowsThursday, May 3, 2012
In a good effort, 3YO Fortune Afar was second in a one mile seventy Prairie Meadows MSW. After having to wait for running room at the 3/16 pole, Fortune Afar responded and stayed on gamely to gain the place. Four times placed, including three times at Oaklawn Park, he is a 3-year-old son from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner MUSTANFAR and is raced by his breeder Tom Baxter, trained by Kelly Von Hemel.
GROOM OF DOOM Battles for Maiden Special Weight WinSunday, March 25, 2012
This 3-year-old son of MUSTANFAR showed his determination in taking this one mile Maiden Special Weight on the dirt at Mountaineer. Never more than two lengths back through most of the race, GROOM OF DOOM swung out three wide in upper stretch and wore down the two frontrunners to win by 1/2 length. Out of the Honor Grades mare, Maid of Honor, he was bred in Kentucky by Jim Hawkins and Lois Hawkins.
3YO Rallies in Stretch For Debut Win in Maiden Special WeightSaturday, February 25, 2012
Making her first career start, MS MUSTANFAR put in a late kick to take this six-furlong Maiden Special Weight at Sam Houston. Stalking the pace close up early on, this 3-year-old filly by MUSTANFAR went four wide in mid stretch and finished quickest of all to win this one by a neck. Bred by J K Farms, she is out of the Salt Lake mare, Copper Lake.
3YOs Put in Game Efforts to Place in Maiden EventsFriday & Sunday, February 24 & 26, 2012
At Oaklawn Park, FORTUNE AFAR, the 3-year-old son of MUSTANFAR, went five wide turning for home, then split foes late to finish willingly in a six-furlong maiden test on February 26.
3YO Finishes Full of Run to Place in Oaklawn Maiden EventSunday, February 12, 2012
Making his first start since the summer, Fortune Afar closed well to place in a six-furlong Maiden race at Oaklawn Park. Last in the early going, this 3-year-old son from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner MUSTANFAR swung four wide into the stretch and finished strongly down the lane to place in only his third career start.
MUSTANFAR 1st Crop 2YO Filly Earns First Black TypeSaturday, December 3, 2011
MOTHEEBA, a 2-year-old filly from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner MUSTANFAR, came back just a week after her maiden win to place in the 1600m Criterium Aretuseo on the turf in Italy on December 3, only 2 1/2 lengths back of the winner. She was stretching out a bit after a 2 3/4-length win going 1100m on November 27. She is owned by Scuderia Bosco Unipersonale and trained by Sebastiano Cannavo’.
Another 1st Crop Winner for MUSTANFARSaturday, November 26, 2011
Freshman sire MUSTANFAR was represented by his second winner as MOTHEEBA won going 1100m on the turf in Italy. Making her third career start, the 2YO flly won by 2 3/4 lengths over a course rated good. She is owned by Scuderia Bosco Unipersonale and trained by Sebastiano Cannavo’.
1st Crop 2YO Places in Maiden Special WeightSunday, November 27, 2011
In a one mile maiden special weight, two-year-old GROOM OF DOOM raced in mid-pack until making a strong drive going five wide in the upper stretch, closing ground to get up for the show. The race was over the main track at Mountaineer Park. Making his fourth start, GROOM OF DOOM previously had been on the board at Turfway Park and Mountaineer.
MUSTANFAR 2YO Posts Second Win in AllowanceSaturday, November 5, 2011
2-year-old colt MUKAMER broke on top and led every step of the way to become a repeat winner in the first crop for his sire MUSTANFAR, a versatile Graded SW by Unbridled.
MUSTANFAR 2YO Winner Runs Well in 2nd Career StartSaturday, August 27, 2011
MUKAMER, a 2-year-colt from the 1st crop of multiple graded stakes winner MUSTANFAR, was runnerup in this five-furlong allowance test at Presque Isle Downs on August 27. Making just his second career start, he stalked the pace four wide and finished with good effort. In his career debut, MUKAMER vied for the lead on the turn, opened up in the stretch and won a five-furlong Maiden Special Weight by 1 3/4 lengths on August 12 at Finger Lakes.
First Winner for MUSTANFARFriday, August 12, 2011
First crop sire MUSTANFAR recorded his first winner August 12 as MUKAMER drove to a convincing victory in his debut at Finger Lakes. Battling for the lead entering the turn, the 2-year-old colt opened up in the stretch to maintain victory in the closing stages. A son of Unbridled, MUSTANFAR is a multiple graded stakes winner from a sire family that includes the likes of Nashwan. His 2-year-olds are currently hitting the track this year.