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KETTLE WON created quite a stir in his 2-year-old debut during the 1998 Saratoga meet as the Todd Pletcher-trainee blew away the opposition with a ten and a half-length romp in maiden special company. He has since competed successfully on dirt and turf, going short and long, and fiinished second in the Fort Lauderdale Handicap-G3 over Gulfstream Park's turf course in March of 2000. A half-brother to the durable allowance horse GLIDE HOME, KETTLE WON is out of championSAFELY KEPT's half-sister SAFE AT THE PLATE, a stakes-placed winner of $114,923.
 
Ch.c. 1996, Colonial Affair–Safe At the Plate, by Double Zeus. Bred and raised at Dark Hollow Farm. Sold by Dark Hollow Farm for $120,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Eastern Fall Yearling Sale. Purchased by Anstu Stables for $370,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Florida Select Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale. Currently standing stud in New York.

The Maryland-bred champion 2-year-old filly of 2011, PLUM captured three straight races at 2, including the 7 1/2-furlong Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship Stakes.

The next year, PLUM was an allowance winner at Pimlico, and finished third behind Maryland-bred champions Bold Affair and Catch a Thief in Laurel's Geisha S. She retired with four wins, a second and a third and earnings of $128,440. 

PLUM is a daughter of Pure Prize out of Dark Hollow Farm's homebred mare BAMBA, a multiple stakes-placed daughter of Not For Love who also has produced U BOAT ALLEY, an earner of nearly $150,000, and BREAD AND BUTTER, who sold for $240,000 at the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic May 2-year-olds in training sale. PLUM joined her dam in the Dark Hollow Farm broodmare band in 2013.

Produce History

2018 bred to UPSTART for 2018
2017 c. by TAPIZAR
2016 b.c. by BODEMEISTER 
2015
 SPECTACULAR PLUM, b.c. by TAPIZAR
2014
 FACET, dk.b./br.f. by GEMOLOGIST

Race Record

1st- Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship at LRL Video Triangle
1st- AOC Race at PIM Video Triangle
1st- AOC Race at LRL Video Triangle
1st- MSW Race at LRL Video Triangle

PLUM
2009 Chestnut Mare
Pure Prize—Bamba, by Not For Love
Bred, Raised, Raced and Owned by Dark Hollow Farm