02/01/2013 6:25PM

Here Comes Ben represented by first foal


Grade 1 winner Here Comes Ben was represented by his first foal on Jan. 31, a filly born at McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

The filly is out of the winning Forestry mare Double Dinghy Day. Her dam, the Unbridled mare Windsong, was multiple graded stakes-placed. It is the family of stakes winners Falconese, Shackles, and Open Meadows.

Here Comes Ben, a 7-year-old Street Cry horse, won the Grade 1 Forego Stakes at Saratoga as well as two consecutive editions of the Kelly's Landing Stakes at Churchill Downs. He retired with seven wins from 17 career starts for earnings of $410,764.

Here Comes Ben, out of the winning Dayjur mare Chasetheragingwind, stands for $7,500 at McMahon of Saratoga.