Copyright 2018 Double Diamond Farm - Thoroughbred Farm in Ocala, FloridaConrad Farms’ Shamrock Rose ($53.80), split horses in deep stretch and nailed Chalon in the shadow..., 12 Nov 2018 08:18:00 GMT2018-11-12T08:18:00Shamrock Rose Rallies to Win Filly and Mare SprintA pair of Florida-breds took stakes at Laurel Park Saturday as Cairenn won the Shine Again Stakes and Old Time Revival won the Challedon in consecutive races., 24 Oct 2018 15:42:00 GMT2018-10-24T15:42:00Florida-breds Cairenn, Old Time Revival Win First StakesIt is far more difficult nowadays for a regional stallion to make the leap to Kentucky than in the long-ago days of, say, Mr. Prospector. Sheer numbers work strongly against such a shift., 24 Oct 2018 15:37:00 GMT2018-10-24T15:37:00Sparkman: First Dude answers opportunity's knock with a Grade 2 winnerCarl Moore Management and Brad Grady’s Florida-bred Mom’s On Strike continued her preparation for the $2 million Maker’s Mark Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf (Grade 1) on Nov. 3 by working a half-mile in :49.60 on the dirt under trainer Joe Sharp after the Saturday morning renovation break., 22 Oct 2018 10:10:00 GMT2018-10-22T10:10:00Mom’s On Strike Takes Another Step Toward Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare TurfDaughter of First Dude upset the field at odds of 18-1., 22 Oct 2018 10:05:00 GMT2018-10-22T10:05:00Shamrock Rose Makes Her Own Luck in Raven Run WinIt Pays to Breed in Florida, 20 Aug 2018 09:53:00 GMT2018-08-20T09:53:00Top DudeSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.--Chad Brown. Steve Asmussen. Bill Mott. Todd Pletcher., 01 Aug 2018 13:50:00 GMT2018-08-01T13:50:00What Does It Take To Win At Saratoga?HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Her three-race win streak halted abruptly last time out, Madame Uno will seek to rebound in Saturday’s $100,000 Ginger Punch at Gulfstream Park.’s-ginger-punch.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 14:53:00 GMT2018-06-15T14:53:00Madame Uno Seeks Rebound in Saturday’s Ginger PunchThere And Back a 2017 OBS June graduate won his debut a MSW at Santa Anita last Saturday. The handsome bay colt won impressively by 2 1/4 lengths earning him a speed rating of 98., 14 Jun 2018 08:17:00 GMT2018-06-14T08:17:00OBS Graduate Wins MSW at Santa AnitaMom's On Strike became First Dude's first Graded winner in 2018. Other notable Graded winners, Skye Diamonds G3 Rancho Bernardo & G2 Great Lady M Stakes and Sticksstatelydude G3 win in the Discovery Stakes., 04 May 2018 13:39:00 GMT2018-05-04T13:39:00Graded Win For First DudeSkye Diamonds has already been a fantastic, pleasant surprise for owners Allen Racing, Bloom Racing Stables, Tom Acker, and Jon Lindo., 19 Feb 2018 09:20:00 GMT2018-02-19T09:20:00Skye Diamonds Takes First Step of 2018 in Las FloresFebruary 12 in Arcadia, California Thoroughbred Breeders Association held their annual awards at Santa Anita Park. We are pleased to announce homebred Skye Diamonds was named 2017 Champion California-bred Older Female., 13 Feb 2018 12:34:00 GMT2018-02-13T12:34:00Skye Diamonds Named ChampionLeading Florida Sire four straight years., 12 Feb 2018 10:09:00 GMT2018-02-12T10:09:00What Can First Dude Do for You?A changing of the guard is taking place among Florida’s stallion ranks. Familiar names will be clearing out from their entrenched spots on top of the state’s sire list in the coming years, be they the deceased Wildcat Heir or the pensioned High Cotton. Three stallions leading the youth movement’s charge to replace them are First Dude, Poseidon’s Warrior, and Treasure Beach., 12 Feb 2018 09:57:00 GMT2018-02-12T09:57:00Florida stallions: Youth movement beginsA claimer put away a champion and a grade 1 winner July 8 at Los Alamitos Race Course. To be..., 10 Jul 2017 15:53:00 GMT2017-07-10T15:53:00Former Claimer Skye Diamonds Wins Great Lady M.The 2010 Florida Champion Three-Year-Old, First Dude was among the best of his generation. He won...’s-progeny-earn-over-6-million.htmlFri, 07 Jul 2017 15:38:00 GMT2017-07-07T15:38:00FIRST DUDE’S PROGENY EARN OVER 6 MILLIONTopped by a First Dude colt bought by his breeder for $400,000 on behalf of a racing partnership he heads, the Ocala Breeders' Sales' 2-year-olds and horses of racing age sale began on a strong note June 13., 14 Jun 2017 09:22:00 GMT2017-06-14T09:22:00First Dude Colt Tops Strong OBS June OpenerJune 6 Hip # 199 a First Dude colt out of Natalie's Moment by Kris S does a BULLET 20.3 at OBS first day of the breeze show., 09 Jun 2017 09:28:00 GMT2017-06-09T09:28:00First Dude colt out of Natalie's Moment by Kris S does a BULLET 20.3 at OBS  BOYNTON BEACH, FL - On a sun-splashed Friday morning at the Palm..., 20 Dec 2016 14:48:00 GMT2016-12-20T14:48:00Sticksstatelydude Works Towards $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1)Double Diamond Farm’s sensational sire, First Dude, had a spectacular weekend, siring three..., 04 Oct 2016 10:26:00 GMT2016-10-04T10:26:00First Dude Has Banner WeekendOcala, Florida (July 5, 2016)--- After a successful Fourth of July weekend, Double Diamond Farm’s sensational stallion First Dude now has progeny earnings of $1,121,152 for 2016. Florida’s leading freshman sire in 2015, First Dude is currently the state’s leading second-crop sire and ranks seventh in all of North America. Since his first runner in June of last year, he has amassed $2,118,300 in total progeny earnings., 05 Jul 2016 14:43:00 GMT2016-07-05T14:43:00FIRST DUDE SIRES THE WINNERS OF OVER $1.1 MILLION IN 2016Ocala, Florida (June 13, 2016)-- - Double Diamond Farm’s First Dude, Florida's leading freshman sire in 2015, will be represented by 17 two-year- olds at the upcoming OBS June Sale. dude-has-17 in-obs-june-sale.htmlMon, 13 Jun 2016 10:10:00 GMT2016-06-13T10:10:00Florida's Leading Freshman Sire First Dude has 17 in OBS June SaleFirst Dude is represented well at the Fasig Tipton, Midlantic two- year - old in training sale., 19 May 2016 14:17:00 GMT2016-05-19T14:17:00Fasig Tipton Midlantic Two Year Old in TrainingBaltimore, Maryland (May 12, 2016)--- Led by Kentucky Oaks (G1) runner-up Land Over Sea, Grade 2-winning stablemate of Kentucky Derby (G1) champion Nyquist, 43 sophomore fillies nominated to the 92nd running of the $250,000 Black-Eyed Susan (G2) to be run the day before the Preakness (G1), May 20, at Pimlico Race Course. Black-Eyed Susan Day features the “Ultimate Girls Day Out”, an entire afternoon dedicated to the spirit and strength of women., 12 May 2016 10:19:00 GMT2016-05-12T10:19:00Double Diamond Farm's First Dude Has Two Fillies Nominated To The Historic Black-Eyed Susan (G2) At PimlicoEquix helps owners buy and breed Thoroughbreds that have a statistically higher chance to be successful racehorses., 18 Apr 2016 14:22:00 GMT2016-04-18T14:22:00EQUIX ProStride Ranks Point Out First Dude Two-Year-OldsOcala, Florida (March 18, 2016)--- First Dude, Florida’s leading freshman sire, who currently...’s-first-dude-proves-popular-at-obs-sale.htmlFri, 18 Mar 2016 11:46:00 GMT2016-03-18T11:46:00Double Diamond Farm’s First Dude Proves Popular at OBS SaleHallandale Beach, Florida (February 12, 2016)--- Adding to Fasig-Tipton's long history of success, Saratoga Select Yearling graduate, Flora Dora, recent winner of Aqueduct's Busanda Stakes, is on the trail to the Kentucky Oaks (G1). She is by Florida’s leading freshman sire, First Dude., 12 Feb 2016 09:13:00 GMT2016-02-12T09:13:00Fasig-Tipton Hopes To Build On The Success Of First DudeHallandale Beach, Florida (February 5, 2016)--- “Saturdays at Gulfstream,” a nine-week series of...“saturdays-at-gulfstream”-series.htmlFri, 05 Feb 2016 15:53:00 GMT2016-02-05T15:53:00First Dude to Sponsor "Saturdays at Gulfstream" SeriesSouth Ozone Park, New York (January 31, 2016)--- Coffeepot Stable’s three-year-old filly, Flora Dora, took a big step on her trail to the Kentucky Oaks with a victory in the $100,000 Busanda Stakes at Aqueduct Sunday., 01 Feb 2016 11:05:00 GMT2016-02-01T11:05:00First Dude's Flora Dora Scores $100,000 Busanda Stakes VictoryOcala, Florida (January 4, 2016) --- Double Diamond Farm's sensational freshman sire First Dude went over the $1 million mark in progeny earnings over New Year's weekend, when Aggressive Driver finished fourth in the $100,000 Much Macho Man Stakes at Gulfstream Park. Only three other freshman sires have reached that milestone in North America., 04 Jan 2016 11:17:00 GMT2016-01-04T11:17:00First Dude Progeny Exceed $1 Million Earnings MarkOcala, Florida (December 11, 2015)--- With three juveniles entered this weekend, Double Diamond Farm’s sensational freshman sire First Dude could hit the million dollar milestone in progeny earnings by Saturday evening., 11 Dec 2015 13:44:00 GMT2015-12-11T13:44:00First Dude Could Hit $1 Million in Progeny Earnings This WeekendLos Alamitos, California (December 5, 2015)--- When two-year-old filly Skye Diamonds broke her maiden Saturday at Los Alamitos Racecourse, she became the 700th winner for owner Donald R. Dizney. It was particularly fitting that the pretty chestnut was sired by another Dizney homebred, the sensational First Dude., 07 Dec 2015 15:57:00 GMT2015-12-07T15:57:00Home-bred Sire First Dude Supplies Dizney with Victory 700Ocala, Florida (December 2, 2015)--- Freshman sire First Dude is the only Florida-based stallion with representatives on both the Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1) leaderboards.’s-first-dude-sire-of-kentucky-derby-(g1)-and-kentucky-oaks-(g1)-contenders.htmlWed, 02 Dec 2015 13:10:00 GMT2015-12-02T13:10:00Double Diamond’s First Dude Sire of Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1) ContendersSouth Ozone Park, NY --- Coffeepot Stables’ Flora Dora, a daughter of top freshman sire First..., 27 Nov 2015 10:50:00 GMT2015-11-27T10:50:00Double Diamond-bred Flora Dora to Compete in Demoiselle (G2)Flora Dora broke her maiden in style Oct. 3, taking down top prize in the $500,000 My Dear Girl..., 06 Oct 2015 14:33:00 GMT2015-10-06T14:33:00First Dude’s Flora Dora
 Rolls in My Dear Girl StakesSaturday at Gulfstream Race 6 Green Wave will make her debut for trainer Rory Miller, Owner: Mr...., 04 Sep 2015 15:36:00 GMT2015-09-04T15:36:00First Dude's Two-Year-Olds Running in the Stallion Stakes and G1 HopefulFirst year sire First Dude’s runners continued to impress as the calendar turned to August, with four winners in the first six days of the month...’s-freshman-on-hot-streak.htmlThu, 06 Aug 2015 16:13:00 GMT2015-08-06T16:13:00First Dude’s freshmen on hot streakFirst Dude’s stellar first crop continued to impress on Saturday with a pair of 2-year-old maiden special weight winners..., 02 Aug 2015 12:50:00 GMT2015-08-02T12:50:00Duo of MdSpWt winners Saturday for First DudeKlingon Warrior powered to a 5 1/2-length win in his debut July 28 at Parx in a five furlong maiden special weight contest to give First Dude his second winner from his first crop..., 29 Jul 2015 16:55:00 GMT2015-07-29T16:55:00Klingon Warrior gives First Dude his second winnerOcala Breeders' Sales Co. concluded its winter mixed sale Jan. 24 in Ocala, Fla., on a high note., 03 Feb 2014 16:17:00 GMT2014-02-03T16:17:00OBS Winter Mixed Sale Ends on Solid NoteBahamian Squall romped yesterday in the Sunshine State S $100,000 GPX. The colt is 1/2 to Squall City (Carson City), SW, $173,190..., 03 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-12-03T00:00:00Midway Squall Dam of Bahamian Squall in foal to First DudeOBS Mixed sale topper was Hip No. 35, a weanling colt by Scat Daddy consigned by Bobby Jones Equine LLC, Agent, sold to Tom McCrocklin, Agent, for $55,000. The chestnut colt is out of Placerita, by Gilded Time, a half-sister to stakes winner Singing Heart..., 19 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-19T00:00:00Placerita is in foal to First Dude!Hurricane Ike won the Michael G Schaefer Memorial Mile, his dam Parental Uproar in in foal to First Dude, 09 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-09T00:00:00Parental Uproar in in foal to First DudeThe 2012 breeding season was a success, First Dude bred 131 mares and 120 in foal., 01 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-08-01T00:00:00First Dude in Foal RateSuccessful Song placed in the G2 Molly Pitcher, she is out of the Stakes winning mare Song For Annie, who is in foal to First Dude, 29 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-29T00:00:00Successful Song places in G2 Molly PitcherMarstons Mills broke his maiden at Monmouth Park he's out of the Tiznow mare, Tiznow's Info, she is a 1/2 to Outstanding Info. Tiznow's Info is in foal to First Dude, 27 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-27T00:00:00Marstons Mills breaks maiden at Monmouth DudeTue, 13 Sep 2011 15:32:14 GMTen-us