Blame

Arch - Liable, by Seeking the Gold


bay, 2006, 16.1 hands
Entered Stud 2011

2018 Fee: $12,500
Stands and Nurses

Season Inquiries: Bernie Sams
(859) 987-2330 / (859) 233-4252

  • Eclipse Champion and 3x G1 Winner
  • Sire of French Classic Winner Senga
  • 17 SH in 2017, incl. GSWs Fault, Daisy
  • In 2017, yearlings sold up to $350k, 2yos sold up to $375k

 

 

 

Race Record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 2 1 0 1 $33,425
3 6 4(3) 1(1) 1 $583,322
4 5 4(4) 1(1) 0 $3,751,467
Total: 13 9(7) 2(2) 2 $4,368,214

2010 Eclipse Champion Older Male
Won Breeders’ Cup Classic-G1, Whitney H.-G1, and Stephen Foster H.-G1
Ran NINE Consecutive 100+ Beyers

Progeny

Overview

2017 top runners include:

  • SENGA – 1st Prix de Diane Longines -G1, 1st Prix de la Grotte Etalon Kendargent -G3, 3rd Shadwell Prix de la Nonette -G2, 3rd Prix de Sandringham -G2
  • FAULT – 1st Pucker Up S. -G3, 3rd Sands Point S. -G2
  • DAISY – 1st Tempted S. -G3
  • NO FAULT OF MINE – 1st Wayward Lass S. @ Tampa Bay Downs
  • FIRSTHAND REPORT – 1st Alphabet Soup S., 1st Lyphard S. @Penn National, 1st Power by Far S.
  • NOBODY’S FAULT -1st Unbridled Sidney Overnight S. @ Churchill Downs, 2nd Giant’s Causeway S. @ Keeneland , 3rd Royal North S. -G3
  • QUEEN CAROLINE – 1st Brookmeade S., 1st Nellie Mae Cox S. @Laurel, 2nd Steve Pini Memorial S., 3rd William M. Backer S.
  • NOBLAME – 1st Rachel’s Turn S., 2nd West Virginia Triple Crown Nutrition Breeders’ Classic S.
  • EXAGGERATED – 1st Oakley S.
  • TORRENT – 3rd Lexus Raven Run S. -G2
  • MARAUD – 3rd Pilgrim S. -G3, 3rd Pulpit S.
  • CAUGHT DREAM’N: 2nd in Smart Halo S.

2017 sales include:

  • $375,000 colt at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic to Charles Boden Thoroughbreds, agent
  • $350,000 filly at Keeneland September to Alex & JoAnn Lieblong
  • $200,000 colt at Keeneland September to Xavier International Bloodstock
  • $180,000 filly at Barretts March select 2YO sale to Nasuno Farm

11 stakes horses in 2016 incl.

  • GOING FOR BROKE – 2nd to Songbird, Alabama S. -G1, 3rd Comely S. -G3
  • ONUS – 1st Lady Baltimore Stakes (NCR), Also set new course record at Belmont, 3rd Perfect Sting Stakes

2016 Sales include:

  • Yearlings sold up to $390,000 
  • 2yo sold up to $250,000

In 2015: 5 Stakes Winners, 9 Stakes Horses, including:

  • MARCH  – won Woody Stephens S.-G2, Bay Shore S.-G3
  • FAR FROM OVER  – won Withers S.-G3

2015 Sales include:

  • Weanlings sold up to $300,000
  • Yearlings sold up to $600,000
  • 2yo sold up to $700,000

Top Runners, Lifetime

SENGA – 1st Prix de Diane Longines -G1, 1st Prix la Grotte Etalon Kendargent -G3, 3rd Shadwell Prix de la Nonette -G2, 3rd Prix de Sandringham – G2
MARCH
  – 1st Woody Stephens S.-G2, Bay Shore S.-G3, 2nd Hollywood Derby-G1
ONUS – 1st Commonwealth Oaks-G3, 1st Lady Baltimore Stakes (NCR), Also set new course record at Belmont, 3rd Perfect Sting Stakes
FAULT – 1st Pucker Up S. -G3, 3rd Sands Point S. -G2
GOING FOR BROKE – 2nd to Songbird, Alabama S. -G1
NO FAULT OF MINE – 2nd Golden Rod S.-G2, 2nd Arlington Matron S. -G3, 2nd One Dreamer S.
QUEEN CAROLINE – 1st Nellie Mae Cox S., TaWee Stakes, Indiana Grand S.
FAR FROM OVER  – 1st Withers S.-G3
SWEET VICTORY –  1st $200,000 Penn Oaks, Honey Ryder S.
CHIDE – 2nd Dogwood S-G3, 3rd Mother Goose S.-G1
EXAGGERATED – 1st Oakley S., won $100,000 Giant’s Causeway S. at Keeneland
BLAMEITONTHELAW – 3rd Del Mar Futurity-G1, TDN Rising Star

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