Stopcharingmaria to Whisper Hill Farm for $4,400,000
Multiple Grade 1 Winner STOPCHARGINGMARIA sold for $4,400,000 at The November Sale. Offered in foal to TAPIT as Hip 234, she was purchased by Whisper Hill Farm from the consignment of Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent. Preceding her through the ring was her first foal, a filly by PIONEEROF THE NILE, who set a new sale record when sold for $1,900,000, also to Whisper Hill Farm.
STOPCHARGINGMARIA won or placed in 16 of 18 starts and earned more than $3,000,000. At two, she won the Demoiselle S. (G2) and Tempted S. (G3), and was twice Grade 1 placed. STOPCHARGINGMARIA came into her own at three, winning the Alabama S. (G1) and Coaching Club American Oaks (G1), as well as the Black Eyed Susan S. (G2). At four, she captured the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) and Shuvee S. (G3).