12/03/2013 12:07PM

Even the Score to stand for $10,000 at Millennium


Millennium Farms in Lexington, Ky., has announced the advertised fees for its 2014 stallion roster, led by Even the Score, sire of Grade 1 winners Dullahan and Take the Points.

The 15-year-old son of Unbridled’s Song will stand for $10,000 in the coming breeding season, down from $12,500 in 2013. Even the Score has sired six crops of racing age, with additional leading runners including Grade 2 winner I’m Boundtoscore Grade 3 winner Four Gifts, Jamaican champion Sir Von, and Ecuadorian champion Vanessa Wins.

Also standing for a reduced fee will be Student Council, who was set at $5,000 after previously standing for $7,500. The 11-year-old Kingmambo horse is the sire of two crops of racing age, led by stakes winners Sister Ginger, Private Tutor, and Honey’s Ryan.

Giant Oak, whose first foals are weanlings of 2013, will remain at $7,500 for the upcoming season. The 7-year-old son of Giant’s Causeway won five of 31 starts during his racing career for earnings of $1,484,829, highlighted by wins in the Grade 1 Clark Handicap and Donn Handicap. He finished in the money in 12 graded stakes races.

Making his debut at stud in 2014 will be Grade 1 winner Swagger Jack, who will stand for $7,500. The 5-year-old Smart Strike horse won five of 18 starts for $460,519, with the pinnacle of his career a victory in the Grade 1 Carter Handicap this season. He also finished second in a pair of Grade 2 races, the Gulfstream Park Handicap and the Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship Stakes.