Honor A. P. after the Santa Anita Derby
Lane’s End revealed today that Grade 1 winner Honor A. P., brand-new to the farm’s lineup for 2021, has his very first mare verified in foal.
The very first mare scanned in-foal is stakes winner and graded-stakes put Omaticaya (IRE), owned by Dell Ridge Farm, LLC. She is from the instant household of Grade 1 winner Muhtarram, champ St. Hilarion, and graded stakes winners Ballet de France and Earnings Column.
An $850,000 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga yearling purchase, Honor A. P. broke his maiden as a 2-year-old by over 5 lengths publishing a 91 Beyer Speed Figure, among the greatest of his generation. He put away ultimate Horse of the Year Genuine, among just 2 horses to do so, in his Grade 1 Santa Anita Derby success as a 3-year-old by a simple 2 3/4 lengths with a 102 Beyer.
The G1 Santa Anita Derby has actually long produced breed-shaping sires with previous winners like Honor A. P.’s grandsire A.P. Indy, Sunday Silence, Affirmed, Pioneerof the Nile and more.
In his next start, the Shared Belief Stakes, he published another 102 Beyer making him among 4 3-year-old colts in 2020 to publish numerous triple-digit Beyers beyond a mile.
Honor A. P. means $15,000.
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