(Benchmark – Hazen, by Rubiano)

California’s Leading Sire in 2022 of Black-type Winners!

The #2  Sire in 2022 with progeny earning over $4.4 million. Lifetime earning over $17.5 million!

25 Stakes Horses, 17 Stakes Winners, 4 Graded Stakes Winners

#1 Stallion in California by Lifetime AEI

Average earnings per runner over $86,000.

GRADED STAKES WINNER BY LEADING SIRE BENCHMARK
Winner of Grade 3 Affrmed H. posting a 103 Beyer, El Cajon S. GRAZEN broke his maiden in the
NTRA Stakes posting a Triple Digit Beyer over G1 SW M ONE RIFLE.

Leading Runners: (through January 28, 2023)

LIEUTENANT DAN, (2016 g, by Indian Charlie) 3 wins at 3 to 6, 2022, $923,740, California-bred Horse of the Year, Eddie D S. (G2), Green Flash S. (G3) (twice), Sensational Star S., Real Good Deal S., Echo Eddie S., 2nd Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1), California Cup Sprint, Crystal Water S.,  3rd Snow Chief S., Silky Sullivan S., Shared Belief S.

S Y SKY, (2014 f, by Sky Mesa) 7 wins, 3 to 4, 2019, $709,540, Monrovia S. (G3), Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Sprint S., Camilla Urso S., Melair S., Evening Jewel S., 2nd Daisycutter H., California Distaff H., Irish O’Brien S., Spring Fever S., 3rd Betty Grable S.

ENOLA GRAY, (2013, f, by More Than Ready) 7 wins, 3 to 4, $585,100, Wilshire S. (G3), California-bred Three-year-old Champion Filly, Sunshine Millions Filly & Mare Turf Sprint, Melair S., Irish O’Brien S., Fleet Treat S., California Distaff, 2nd Betty Grable S., Beverly Lewis S., 3rd La Brea S. G1.

JUST GRAZED ME, (2015 f, by Cuvee) 7 wins, 3 to 5, $506,332, Ken Maddy S. (Gr.3), California Distaff H. (twice), Fleet Treat S., 2nd Torrey Pines S. (Gr. 3), Betty Grable S. (twice), Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf S., 3rd Daisycutter H.

GRAZEN SKY (2012 c, by Sky Mesa) In US, 4 wins at 3 and 4, placed at 6, $463,437, 1st Silky Sullivan S.-R, 2nd Tiznow S., Cary Grant S., Echo Eddie S.-R, 3rd Los Angeles S. G3, Snow Chief S.-R, Real Good Deal S., Harry F. Brubaker S.

TOUGH IT OUT (2013 g, by Marquetry) In US, 7 wins, 2 to 7, 2020, $467,571, Echo Eddie S., 2nd California Cup Derby-R, Real Good Deal S., Silky Sullivan S., 3rd Snow Chief S., King Glorious S.

CONNIE SWINGLE, (2019 f, by Sky Mesa) 6 wins at 2 and 3, 2022, $431,564, Generous Portion S., Unzip Me S., 2nd Evening Jewel S., 3rd Fleet Treat S.

TOUGH SUNDAY (2012 c, by General Meeting) In US, 5 wins, 2 to 6, placed at 7,  2019, $362,228, Sensational Star S., 2nd Midnight Lute S. (G3), Thor’s Echo S., 3rd Midnight Lute S. (G3), Donald Valpredo California Cup Sprint S.

DESMOND DOSS (2016 c., by Malek (CHI) 5 wins, 2 to 5, 2021, $361,341, Bertrando S., 2nd Tiznow S., 3rd Sensational Star S., E.B. Johnston S.

BARBARA BEATRICE (2012 f, by Decarchy) In US, 5 wins, 3 to 5, $356,905, California Distaff H., 2nd Betty Grable S., Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Sprint S., 3rd Melair S.

ALICE MARBLE (2017 f., by More Than Ready) 5 wins, 3 to 5, $332,180, Fran’s Valentine S, Wishing Well S., 2nd Monrovia S. (G2).

TEDDY’S BARINO (2018 f., by Speightstown) 5 wins at 3 and 4, 2022, $309,090, Tranquility Lake S., 2nd Fleet Treat S., 3rd Chillingworth S.

ROSE MADDOX (2019 f., by Unusual Heat) 4 wins 2 to4, 2023, $224,062, Moscow Burning S., 2nd Melair S.

RUBY BRADLEY, (2016 f, by Bertrando) winner at 3 and 4, 2020, $202,507, Melair S., 3rd Fleet Treat S., Evening Jewel S.

ROSE DAWSON (2019 f. by Sky Mesa) 2 wins at 2 and 3, 2022, $193,960, Leigh Ann Howard California Cup Oaks, 2nd Fleet Treat S.

BLAZINGBELLABLU (2018 f, by Sky Mesa) 3 wins at 3, 2021, $162,848, Kent S., 2nd Hastings S.

2023 Stud Fee: $6,000 Live Foal
Nominated to the Breeders’ Cup
Property of Horse Haven

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