First-crop sire Medaglia d’Oro has been thrust into the spotlight as the sire of the moment with Rachel Alexandra’s historic win today in the Preakness Stakes, but he also had Friday’s Grade 2 Black-Eyed Susan winner Payton d’Oro, which makes him one of the most promising young sires in the country. In total, he’s the sire of seven stakes winners to date — ALL fillies, all from his first crop!
There’s been some good stuff written about Medaglia d’Oro, but pedigree consultant Jack Werk — a major supporter of the stallion from the time he went to stud — has authored two of the best pieces. You can read them by clicking the links below:
Medaglia d’Oro’s fast fillies (April 7)