This magnificent colt is by a leading New York sire and a well-bred mare. He has the breeding to to run on any surface and compete at classic distances.PEDIGREE PAST PERFORMANCE PHOTOS
|Date||Track||Type of Race||Finish||Earnings|
|Aug 13, 2017||Sar||Md Sp Wt 73K||4||$3,650|
|Sep 10, 2017||Bel||Md Sp Wt 60K||7||$600|
|Sep 29, 2017||Bel||Md Sp Wt 60K||8||$400|
|Nov 8, 2017||Aqu||Md 40000||2||$8,200|
|Nov 22, 2017||Aqu||Md 40000||2||$8,200|
|Dec 15, 2017||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 55K||2||$11,000|
|Jan 28, 2018||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 55K||2||$11,000|
|Mar 18, 2018||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 55K||3||$5,500|
|Feb 1, 2019||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 68K||5||$2,720|
|Feb 7, 2019||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 60K||2||$12,000|
|Feb 22, 2019||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 60K||4||$3,600|
|Mar 23, 2019||Aqu||Md Sp Wt 60K||5||$2,400|
|Apr 12, 2019||Aqu||Md 40000||2||$8,200|
|May 4, 2019||Bel||Md 40000||4||$2,460|
|May 17, 2019||Bel||Md 40000||1||$22,550|
|Jul 27, 2019||Sar||Clm 30000N2L||9||$288|
|Total Earnings for Hibiscus Stables||$102,768|
GiveTheMan a Cigar is entered to run in Saturday’s 12th race at Saratoga which is a $30,000 Claiming N2L race going 1 mile on the turf for 3-year-olds and up. He drew post position 10 and leading jockey Luis Saez is named to ride. Saez is currently ranked second in the Saratoga jockey standings with 11 wins and a 19% winning percentage.
GiveTheMan a Cigar is currently 20-1 in the Daily Racing Form morning line.
The purse for this race is $48,000.
First race post time is 1:00 PM and GiveTheMan a Cigar's race is Race 12 which is scheduled to go off at 7:23 PM. As always there will be a Hibiscus Stables’ owner’s boxes and a Hibiscus table in the clubhouse restaurant. Everyone is invited to join us at Saratoga for a fun day of racing.
GiveTheMan a Cigar breezed on Tuesday working 4 furlongs in 50.90 over the Saratoga training track. That work was 10th best out of 13 at the distance.
We spoke with assistant trainer Manny Gonzalez after the breeze. Manny said, “He worked well. He’s doing very good. We’re hoping to get him into a race next week.”
Chris is pointing GiveTheMan a Cigar to a race in the first condition book at Saratoga.