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Career History
(race data complete)
SPEND A BUCK
(b.c. 1982, Buckaroo -- Belle De Jour x Speak John )
Classic participant in: 1985

Notes: Sire of 33 stakes winners. Sent to Brazil at age 15.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (race data complete)

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO COLT
CHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR (at 3)
1stMiller High Life Cradle S.
1stArlington-Washington Futurity
1stCherry Hill Mile H.
1stMonmouth H.
1stGarden State S.
1stJersey Derby
1stKENTUCKY DERBY
2ndYoung America S.
2ndHaskell Invitational H.
2ndCriterium S.
3rdBreeders' Cup Juvenile
3rdBay Shore S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ADHOCRACYb.c., 1990 SPEND A BUCK -- Par Three x AllegedFairmount Derby, Sportsman's Park Breeders' Cup H., Whirlaway S., Tenacious H., Minnesota-Owned Turf H.; Sire of stakes winners.
ANTESPENDb.f., 1993 SPEND A BUCK -- Auspiciante (ARG) x PracticanteDel Mar Invitational Oaks, Santa Anita Oaks, Miesque S., Las Virgenes S., Honeymoon H., Santa Ysabel S., Green River S.
BIG SPARTAN (BRZ)b.c., 2003 SPEND A BUCK -- Beautiful Maria (BRZ) x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: Copa Velocidade ABCPCC
BLACK COFFEYc., 1995 SPEND A BUCK -- Pay Bird x Storm BirdIn Peru: CHAMPION Older Horse at 4, La Copa (twice), Premio Mariano Ignacio Prado, Premio Independencia (twice), Premio Hipodromo de Monterrico, Premio Jockey Club del Peru, Premio Ernesto Ayulo Pardo, Premio Enrique Meiggs
CHEERFUL SPREEf., 1987 SPEND A BUCK -- Satan's Cheer x CRIMSON SATANBuckram Oak H.
DUST BUCKETf., 1991 SPEND A BUCK -- Fleet Regatta x HaloShirley Jones H., Jacob France S., Toes Knows S.
EINSTEIN (BRZ)br.c., 2002 SPEND A BUCK -- Gay Charm x Ghadeer (FR)Gulfstream Park Breeders' Cup S., Mervyn Muniz Jr. Memorial H., Gulfstream Park Turf S., Woodford Reserve Turf Classic S. (twice), Clark H., Santa Anita H.
FARENHEIT (BRZ)b.c., 2003 SPEND A BUCK -- My Little Life x GhadeerIn Brazil: GP Governador do Estado, Grande Premio Proclamacao Da Republica
FOREVER BUCK (BRZ)b.c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Janilite x GhadeerIn Brazil: Grande Premio Jose Buarque de Macedo, Associacao Brasileira de Criadores e Proprietarios do Cavalo de Corrida
HARD BUCK (BRZ)br.c., 1999 SPEND A BUCK -- Socal Secret x SecretoTri State H., Kentucky Cup Mile S., River City H., Gulfstream Park Breeders' Cup H.
HEIVOCEAI (BRZ)ch.c., 1999 SPEND A BUCK -- Anything For Love (Brz) x Midnight TigerIn Brazil: Semana Internacional-A Stakes
INVESTOR'S DREAMb.c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Dandy Pat (BRZ) x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: Grande Premio Juliano Martins
INVESTOR'S DREAM (BRZ)c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Dandy Pat (BRZ) x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: CHAMPION 2yo Colt, Gp Antenor Lara Campos, Gp Juliano Martins
IRISH LOVER (BRZ)ch.f., 1997 SPEND A BUCK -- Imunidade (BRZ) x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: Grande Premio Henrique Possollo, Grande Premio Carlos Telles e Carlos Gilberto de Rocha Faria, Grande Premio Marciano de Aguiar Moreira, Grande Premio Onze de Julho, Classico Octavio Dupont, Grande Premio Duque de Caxias
L'AMICO STEVE (BRZ)c., 2003 SPEND A BUCK -- All For Love (BRZ) x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: CHAMPION Older Horse, CHAMPION Stayer, Classico Pres. Rafael A Paes De Barros, Gran Premio Oswaldo Aranha, Grande Premio Brasil
LIBERADAf., 1990 SPEND A BUCK -- Doric Type x SELARICalder Breeders' Cup H., Forty-Nine Sunsets H., Patricia S., Vizcaya H.
MAKINANHONESTBUCKc., 1991 SPEND A BUCK -- Quite Honestly x BELIEVE ITMr. Prime Minister S., Curragh Stock Farm H., Cardiff Stock Farm H.
MISS RITZbr.f., 1999 SPEND A BUCK -- Danzig's Juliette x DanzigValor Farm S., Warfare Farm S., Friendship S., Silver Spur S., Lakeway S.
NO SPEND NO GLOWc., 1992 SPEND A BUCK -- Mifawi (GB) x NonoalcoRazorback H., Fifth Season Breeders' Cup H., Essex H., Precisionist H., Ak-Sar-Ben President's Cup
PICO CENTRAL (BRZ)b.c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Sheila Purple x PURPLE MOUNTAINSan Carlos H., Carter H., Metropolitan H., Vosburgh S.;In Brazil: Grande Premio Major Suckow; Sire of stakes winners.
PIE IN YOUR EYEg., 1989 SPEND A BUCK -- Meringue Pie x SILENT SCREENCherry Hill Mile S., Johnny Morris H.
QUICK HAWK (BRZ)ch.c., 2003 SPEND A BUCK -- Proven Desire x Green DancerIn Brazil: Classico Jose Calmon
SAVE THE DOEb.f., 1989 SPEND A BUCK -- Nijit x Nijinsky IIMedusa S.
SPENDING BUCKSb.c., 1988 SPEND A BUCK -- Sis C. x Nijinsky IISeattle Slew H.
SUPERPAVEg., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Amazing Trace x Triple SecMiddleground S., Texas Open Futurity
TABLE LIMITb.c., 1987 SPEND A BUCK -- Goldmist x MASTER DERBYCradle S.
UAPYCUI (BRZ)b.c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Lucinda Light (ARG) x Oromo (FR)In Brazil: Presidente Carlos Paes De Barros


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
AFLEET ANGELbr.f., 2000 Northern Afleet -- Guarded Optomist x SPEND A BUCKHBPA S., Holiday Inaugural S.
AS DE OUROS (BRZ)c., 2009 Redattore (BRZ) -- Jolie Marcia (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Cl Breno Caldas
AUSTRALIE (IRE)b.f., 2001 Sadler's Wells -- Asnieres x SPEND A BUCKIn France: Grand Prix Du Lion D'Angers, Prix De Flore
BARAKbr.g., 2004 MORE THAN READY -- Great Meadow x SPEND A BUCKHarry Jeffrey S.
BIG OCCASION (IRE)b.g., 2007 Sadler's Wells -- Asnieres x SPEND A BUCKIn Ireland: Grand National Chase
BROCK'SSPRINGFLINGbr.f., 2012 Spring at Last -- Miss Moolah x SPEND A BUCKIowa Sorority S.
BY SPOT (BRZ)b.c., 2004 Capitao Bank -- Hit the Spot (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Grande Premio Antenor Lara Campos
CENTEROFATTENTIONch.f., 1998 Beau Genius -- Crowning Faith (IRE) x SPEND A BUCKSun City H., Luther Burbank H., Solana Beach H.
COMMANDER BUCKch.g., 2001 Deputy Commander -- Mama Bucks x SPEND A BUCKIndependence H.
DANCING BUCKAROObr.f., 2003 Thorn Dance -- Bucking Buckaroo x SPEND A BUCKTreasure State Thoroughbred Futurity
DAYJURETTEbr.f., 2001 Dayjur -- Ubi Star x SPEND A BUCKLa Fiesta H.
DELAFORCEbr.g., 2005 Porto Foricos -- Sheza a Nine Plus x SPEND A BUCKKingarvie S., Puss N Boots Cup S.
DEPOSIT EXPRESSf., 1997 Deposit Ticket -- Matagomi x SPEND A BUCKAll Sold Out S.
DESEJADO MAGEE (BRZ)ch.c., 2011 Elusive Quality -- Glorious Magee (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: GP Cordeiro da Graca, Cl Sao Francisco Xavier, Cl Orsenigo, GP Cordeiro da Graca
DESEJADO THUNDER (BRZ)b.c., 2007 Durban Thunder (BRZ) -- Glorious Magee (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: CHAMPION Sprinter, Clasico Hernani Azevedo Silva, Clasico Jose Calmon, Prova Especial Sabinus, GP Cordeira Da Graca, Grande Premio Major Suckow, GP Adhemar De Faria E Roberto Gabizo De Faria, Cl Sao Francisco Xavier (twice), Cl Jockey Club de Sao Paulo (twice), Associacao Brasileira de Criadores e Proprietarios do Cavalo de Corrida, GP ACPCC do Rio de Janeiro, GP Adhemar de Faria E Roberto Gabizo de Faria, Cl Dia Da Justica
DOLLAR BRIGHT (SAF)b.f., 2002 National Assembly -- Enchanded Dollar x SPEND A BUCKIn South Africa: Camellia S.
ELEKTRALINEb.f., 1996 Line In The Sand -- Pinch Penny x SPEND A BUCKBessarabian H., Late Bloomer S., My Juliet S.
ETOILE DE DOMEbr.f., 2005 Dome -- Ubi Star x SPEND A BUCKNew Mexico Cup Classic Juvenile Fillies S., Chief Narbona S., New Mexico Cup Fillies S.
FORGOTTEN VOICE (IRE)b.g., 2005 Danehill Dancer (IRE) -- Asnieres x SPEND A BUCKIn UK: Dovecote Novices' Hurdle S., Wolferton H., Coutts Glorious S.
FRIENDS LAKE
(See 2004)
ch.c., 2001 A.P. INDY -- Antespend x SPEND A BUCKSleepy Hollow S., Florida Derby
GRAND CRU (BRZ)b.c., 2014 FIRST AMERICAN -- Just Lucky (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: GP Alberto Santo Dumont
GUARDIANOFTHEGATEch.c., 1996 GATE DANCER -- Guarded Optomist x SPEND A BUCKColumbia S. (three times), Cherokee River Stables Turf Classic S.
HEY CHUBb.c., 2000 Carson City -- Donna Doo x SPEND A BUCKJohn J. Reilly H., Lincroft H.
JIMMY'S BOYch.g., 2000 The Name's Jimmy -- Spend a Buck On Me x SPEND A BUCKNeed For Speed S.
KNIGHT'S LAST STARbr.g., 2003 Knight in Savannah -- Ubi Star x SPEND A BUCKIdaho Cup Derby
MAGIC TAP (BRZ)b.f., 2006 SIGNAL TAP -- Pleasantville x SPEND A BUCKIn Uruguay: Premio Es Veloz
MAJESTIC LASSb.f., 2010 Majestic Warrior -- Liberada x SPEND A BUCKFillies Oaks
MISS PLEASANTbr.f., 2006 Pleasantly Perfect -- Harvest the Gold x SPEND A BUCKAlameda County Fillies and Mares H.
NATIONAL CURRENCY (SAF)b.c., 1999 National Assembly -- Enchanted Dollar x SPEND A BUCKIn South Africa: Mercury Sprint; In UAE: Al Shindagha Sprint
NORTHERN BUCKb.c., 2001 Thorn Dance -- Bucking Buckaroo x SPEND A BUCKLes Bois Park Open Juvenile S.
OLYMPIC BULLET (BRZ)b.c., 2008 Northern Afleet -- Our Charm (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Ano Novo, Cl Pres. Jose Antonio Pamplona de Andrade
OLYMPIC ELECTION (BRZ)b.c., 2005 Notation -- Keep Free (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Classico Eurico Solanes, Grande Premio Presidente da Republica
OLYMPIC IMPACT (BRZ)b.c., 2015 Redattore -- Our Charm (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Pr Sandpit
ONTHEDEANSLISTb.c., 1999 HONOR GRADES -- Kylie's Pride x SPEND A BUCKJudge TC H., Tri-State H., Colonel E.R. Bradley H.
PORTUGA (BRZ)b.c., 2004 Vettori -- Just Lucky (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Grande Premio Nestor Jost
QUE ESPETACULO (BRZ)b.c., 2008 Northern Afleet -- Clausen Export x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: GP Presidente Jose Cerquinho Assumpcao, GP Presidente Antonio Teixeira de Assumpcao Netto
QUI HAIL (BRZ)b.f., 2005 P T Indy -- Secret Hail (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Classico Emerald Hill
REY CANELO (VEN)ch.c., 1999 Alhajaras -- Oh So Pretty x SPEND A BUCKIn Venezuela: Copa Gaceta Hipica
RIHANNA (PER)f., 2006 Apprentice -- Speedy Spender x SPEND A BUCKIn Peru: Clasico Polla de Potrancas
RIVER PLATE (BRZ)b.c., 2004 Fahim -- Jinan (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Grande Premio Cidade de Campos
ROYAL'S QUESTgr.c., 1996 Norquestor -- Kattebuck x SPEND A BUCKWillowdale Steeplechase S.
SALTWATER RUNNERb.f., 2001 Salt Lake -- Donna Doo x SPEND A BUCKDixie Belle S., Goldfinch S.
SAN PEDRObr.c., 1998 LEO CASTELLI -- Matagomi x SPEND A BUCKFair Grounds Sales S., Louisiana H.
SAND RIDGEbr.c., 1995 Known Fact -- Skybox x SPEND A BUCKIowa Sprint H., Bob Feller H., Bob Feller S., Prairie Express S., Prairie Meadows Sprint S.
SEA SIRENb.f., 2002 Stormy Atlantic -- Spend It On Mom x SPEND A BUCKGreen Oaks S.
SEEKING THE ANTEbr.f., 2002 SEEKING THE GOLD -- Antespend x SPEND A BUCKNassau County Breeders' Cup S., Iroquois H.
SILMARILbr.f., 2001 Diamond -- Kattebuck x SPEND A BUCKJameela S., Maryland Million Oaks, Geisha H., Nellie Morse S., Northview Stallion Station S., Pimlico Breeders' Cup Distaff H., Maryland Million Distaff H., What A Summer S. (twice), Conniver S., Skipat S., Endine H.
SOLID SENDERb.f., 2011 Early Flyer -- Miss Ritz x SPEND A BUCKD.S. Shine Young Memorial Futurity
SOLID SPENDERb.f., 2011 Early Flyer -- Miss Ritz x SPEND A BUCKJohn Franks Memorial Sales S.
SPECIAL ROCKSTARb.f., 2012 Special Rate -- Buckstar x SPEND A BUCKFiesta Mile S. (twice)
STOPSHOPPINGMARIAbr.f., 2009 MORE THAN READY -- Skybox x SPEND A BUCKLadies Turf Sprint S.
TEED OFFc., 1996 LIL E. TEE -- Lady Megdalen x SPEND A BUCKTejas S., Waller County S., Norgor Derby
THUNDER (BRZ)b.c., 2007 Durban Thunder (BRZ) -- Glorious Magee (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: GP Adhemar de Faria E Roberto Gabizo de Faria
UNCLE TOM (BRZ)b.c., 2006 FIRST AMERICAN -- Just Lucky (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: Grande Premio Assoc Brasileira de Criadores e Proprietarios do Cavalo de Corrida
VERDE-MAR (BRZ)b.c., 2007 Gilded Tiems -- Jolie Marcia (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Sweden: Zawawi Cup (twice)
VIEWFINDER (BRZ)ch.c., 2008 Wild Event -- Querenca (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: CHAMPION Stayer, PR Presidente Firmiano Pinto, GP Consagracao, GP General Couto de Magalhaes Taca de Ouro, GP ABCCC Tack Stud Book Brasileiro
VIPER DODGE (BRZ)b.c., 2008 DODGE -- Zitanic (BRZ) x SPEND A BUCKIn Brazil: GP A.B.C.P.C.C.
WELL'S GOLDb.g., 2008 Gold Tribute -- Lucky Buck's Baby x SPEND A BUCKLouisiana Legends Starter S. (twice), Louisiana Champions Day Starter H.


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