Sovereign News



August
12
Days Ride Gets SS in Win Column at the SPA!!
Days Ride gave a bunch of Sovereign Stable partners a ride to the winners circle on Sunday at Saratoga. The 6 year old gelding was ridden perfectly by hot Spa rider Irad Ortiz Jr. as he gave him a co... Read More



August
12
Article on Horse Ownership featuring SS by Neal Beniot
Neal Beniot spent an hour with both Matt Gatsas and Rich Cristiano on a couple of Saratoga mornings. Asn a result he wrote a great piece for his growing website www.gettingoutofthegate.com it is abo... Read More



July
2
NHC Tour Members Eligible to Win Share of Sovereign Stable Racing Prospect
NHC Tour Members can win 2% of a Sovereign Two Year old!!!  See link and press release!!!



June
19
Boston Strong DRF Article
There is a nice article on Boston Strong in DRF today in advance of his debut at Belmont on Friday. Click here to access.



January
31
Rush Now Wins/ Stable on Fire
Rush Now made the first ever SS Claiming Venture a perfect two for two by handling the jump in class and winning a nice $75K race at Aqueduct. We claimed Rush Now for $50K last month and he earned $42... Read More



January
28
DRF Article on Sovereign / Terranova
Please see the nice article (attached) on Sovereign/ Terranova from today's DRF online.



January
28
NHC Congrats!!
Congratulations to Sovereign Stable partner Dan Shugar who finished "in the money" in 23rd place of the almost 500 finalists in the 2014 NHC in Las Vegas. Dan was one of six Sovereign partn... Read More



January
22
Sovereign Team In Vegas for NHC
Rich and Matt will be manning a booth for the 3rd year in a row at the NHC this weekend in Las Vegas. There is $1.8 million on the line and the format is explained in the attached article link to DRF... Read More



January
18
Saratoga Wins in Debut at the Big A!!
Saratoga Shoes won impressively by 4 3/4 lengths in her debut at the Big A today!!  Congrats to all her partners!!!



January
14
Bloodhorse Article on Boston Strong
Please see the attached article that was written by Lynne Snierson for Bloodhorse that discusses the promising NY Bred Colt, Boston Strong.



January
13
NTRA/NHC Conference Call Replay
At noon today, SVP of the NTRA Keith Chamblin joined us for a half hour conference call during which he explained the explosive growth of the National Handicapping Championship and the NHC Tour. It i... Read More



December
20
Ownership Conference at Keeneland Announced
Below you will find a press release for an Ownership Conference. We will keep you updated as we get more information OwnerView to Host National Ownership Conference in October OwnerView, t... Read More



December
18
Barbara Livingston's story on Gander
Barbara Livingston did a great story on Gander, a horse owned by the Gatsas family.



December
17
DRF Article: Sovereign Claiming Venture
The following article was written by David Grening in today's online Daily Racing Form: Sovereign Enters Claiming Game Sovereign Stable, the racing syndicate that has campaigned graded stake... Read More



December
12
Bet the Power Gets Up in Time!!
The Sovereign Stable Claiming Partnership has gotten off to a rousing start as Bet the Power roared down the center of the track this afternoon to win the Starter Optional Claimer by a half length in ... Read More



November
4
Curlin N Twirlin Wins! Three in a Row for Sovereign Team!
Following the lead of stablemates, Metro and Joy Seeker; Curlin N Twirlin got to the wire first on Friday in the Maiden Claiming race at Aqueduct to break her maiden by 8 1/2 lengths. Jose Ortiz rode ... Read More



October
27
Joy Seeker Wins at Belmont
Joy Seeker and her partners returned to the winners circle yesterday at Belmont Park after Irad Ortiz guided the filly to an "eventful" win in the allowance race. The win pushed this filly&... Read More



October
21
RIP Fearless Jacq
Sad to report on behalf of the Sovereign team that stakes winning filly Fearless Jacq was euthanized earlier today after a third bout with colic. A fierce competitor on the racetrack she was even more... Read More



October
18
Metro Breaks Maiden at Belmont
Metro broke his maiden at Belmont on Thursday afternoon winning by a nostril in the finale. Jose Ortiz said that the gelding loafed a bit when he made the lead in the lane but when the other horse ca... Read More