Record: 9-6-2-0, Earnings: $1,994,400. Died May 23, 2023.
2000 Kentucky Derby-G1.
2000 Wood Memorial Stakes-G2.
2000 Jerome Handicap-G2.
2000 San Felipe Stakes-G2.
2000 Preakness Stakes-G1.
One of the most hyped horses in decades. Fu Peg, as he was known, was a media darling... with good reason. His Kentucky Derby win is commonly viewed as one of the best in last 50yrs. Purchases as a yearling for $4M, After finishing 2nd in the Preakness the breeding rights in Fusaichi Pegasus were sold for a record to Coolmore Stude for a record $60M. He at one time stood at Ashford Stud in Kentucky for a fee of $150,000 LFG.
Breeder: Arthur B. Hancock III & Stonerside Ltd.
Foaled April 12, 1997 (KY)