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1993 16.1 h.
Grade I Winner of $1.5 Million/Leading Sire

by Black Tie Affair Ingoldsby,
by Screen King
2010 Stud Fee: $2,500 Live Foal
payable October 1 of year bred

Career Highlights

  • Ranked among the top handicap horses of 1997 with wire-to-wire Grade I wins at Belmont and Gulfstream Park defeating Horse of the Year Skip Away.
  • Recorded consecutive Beyer Speed ratings of 126 (Saratoga), 124 (NTR, Monmouth Park) and 125 (Belmont Park) in his final three starts.
  • Set current 8 1/2 furlong track record at Monmouth (1:40 1/5) and sire of Delaware Park record holder and five-time stakes winner Trickle of Gold (G3, $467,709).
  • Ranks among the Top 1% of All Sires by 2-year-old winners (45%) from starters for statistics through 2006.
  • Formal Gold has sired progeny with global earnings of nearly $14,000,000 and 
    his 19 stakes winners include Graded winners Adore the Gold (G2, $239,573),
    Trickle of Gold (G3, $467,709), Semaphore Man (G3, $564,104), Miss Matched
    (G3, $339,799) and Transduction Gold ($441,591).

Outcross for Northern Dancer
Formal Gold is the leading money winner at stud in North America by Horse of the Year and Breeders' Cup Classic winner Black Tie Affair. A stamina-siring grandson of Mr. Prospector, Black Tie Affair is represented by Grade I winners on three continents and progeny earnings of over $50 million.

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