Bay201316.2 hh
Distance won over: 8f. to 10f.
Tapit - Pretty 'N Smart
Fee for 2021: $5,000

Grade 1 Winning Millionaire by Champion Sire Tapit

Out of the top broodmare Pretty ‘N Smart (dam of 3 GSW’s)

The great looks to cost $900,000 as a yearling at Keeneland Sept. Book 1.

Won 6 races from 8 to 10 furlongs and over $1.7m

“This 3-year-old colt has serious ability” Blood-Horse

“Cupid delivered one of the most impressive Kentucky Derby prep performances of 2016 when he won the Rebel Stakes in March” DRF, June 2016

“Cupid is one of the best-bred 3-year-olds of this class” Nicole Russo, DRF, April 2016

His first crop sold for $440,000, $200,000, $190,000, $190,000, $160,000, $160,000, $150,000, $130,000, $130,000, $120,000, $120,000, $110,000, $110,000, $100,000, $100,000, $100,000 etc.

"I've only bought five 2YOs this year and two of them are by Cupid. I love the Cupids." Ben McElroy, agent for MV Magnier purchaser of the $440,000 filly ex Callipela at the OBS Spring Sale

"He checked all the boxes, it's a cliche, but he's a big, strong colt by a good sire. I've seen something in the Cupids and I wanted a Cupid, so I looked at them all. He had it all - bone, size, athleticism. He's the kind of horse that takes you to the big races on Saturday." Larry Zap, purchaser of the $200,000 session topping colt at Keeneland September bought for Mike Mellen of Bran Jam Stable

First crop 2YOs already include...

  • Feelthebeat - won a 5½f. Maiden Special Weight at Woodbine for trainer Norman McKnight