by SMART STRIKE out of MERIDIANA (GER)
Winner of Duluth S., Stanton S. and Multiple Graded Stakes Placed, 5 wins,
6 times 2nd, 6 times 3rd. Earned $355,994.
By SMART STRIKE Stakes winner of $337,376, Leading sire twice, sire
of19 crops of racing age, 1596 foals, 1282 starters, 131 stakes winners, 13
champions, 947 winners of 3038 races and earning $147,529,862, including
Curlin (Horse of the Year twice, $10,501,800, Lookin At Lucky (Champion
twice, $3,307,278), and English Channel (Champion in U.S. $5,319,028,
Breeders’ Cup Turf [G1])
Out of a German bred mare, MERIDIANA $556,795, dam of 11 foals, 9 to
race, 8 winners, including Infinite Wisdom (g. by Smart Strike), Center Divider
(c. by Giant’s Causeway), and Pine Needles (f. by Giant’s Causeway).
Meridiana is by LOMITAS $918,656, Multiple grade 1 stakes winner,
Champion 2 & 3YO Germany, 1991 Horse of the Year in Germany, Champion
Freshman Sire in Germany 1998, Sire of Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner