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Grade 1 Louisiana Million Winner Mpshinning To Tate Farms

Larry J. Boudreaux Louisiana Million Futurity(RG1) winner Mpshinning will begin his stallion career next month at Tate Farms in Ville Platte, Louisiana.

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VILLE PLATTE, LA—JANUARY 14, 2020—Restricted Grade 1 Louisiana Million Futurity winner Mpshinning SI 107 has been retired from racing and will stand his first season at Tate Farms in Ville Platte, Louisiana. His fee has been set at $1,500, however breeders who pay in full by February 15th can take advantage of a $500 discount. Cooled semen is available for shipment.

Owned by Larry J. Boudreaux, Mpshinning won or placed in 16 of 21 starts and earned $802,045. At 2 he was the fastest qualifier for three futurities. He won the LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity(G1), Miss Polly Classic S.(G2), Mid City S.(G3), Gillespie County Fair Futurity, and King William S.

Mpshinning was second in the Dash for Cash Futurity(G2), Dash for Cash Derby(G2), Louisiana Champions Day QH Classic S.(G2), Louisiana Classic S.(G2) and LQHBA Breeders Derby(G3). He was also a finalist in the Leo S.(G1), Louisiana Classic S.(G2), Eastex S.(G2), and Louisiana Champions Day QH Derby(G3). He set a new stakes record in the LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity(G1) covering 400 yards in :19.405 seconds. He retired sound after 21 starts to 4, 2020.

Mpshinning set a new stakes record winning the 2018 $1-million LQHBA Louisiana Millions Futurity(RG1) at Evangeline Downs. © Coady Photography
His sire Mr Piloto ($1,002240), a son of leading sire Mr Jess Perry, won the All American Futurity(G1). In eight crops to race, Mr Piloto has sired eight stakes winners, 71 winners with earnings of more than $3.5 million.

Mr Piloto's top performers include Mpshinning SI 107 (to 4, 2020, $802,045, LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity [R]-G1, etc.), Pilota On Fire SI 96 ($100,411, Balloon City S., etc.), Watch My Wallet Loto SI 93 ($100,107, Terrace Hill S. [R], etc.), Speedy Piloto Gee SI 102 (to 3, 2020, $80,259, Opelousas S. [R], etc.), A Remarkable Perry SI 102 ($70,639 USA, Hipodromo Championship Challenge, etc.), Mr Sixy Piloto SI 112 ($57,660,De Saix S.), etc.

Mpshinning's dam is the unraced First To Shine mare Shinningperrydash, dam of 4 ROM, 3 winners, 1 black type including RG1 winner Mpshinning SI 107 (see above), RG2 finalist Piloto Shiner SI 102 ($58,678), Coronashinningyou SI 89 ($20,340 at 2), Shinning Runaway SI 86 ($7,920 at 2, 2020).

The second-dam is the stakes-placed Mr Jess Perry mare Perrys Splash N Dash, a half-sister to stakes-placed winner Separate Splash SI 97 ($34,670). She is the dam of stakes-placed Tenacious SI 91 ($27,602), etc.

The third dam, Splashing Dash by First Down Dash, is a half-sister to stakes winner Bcr My Main Man SI 102 ($167,577), stakes winner and AQHA Dam of Distinction Beat Your Pants Off SI 103 ($22,440), and stakes-placed Splashing Viking SI 107 ($43,310), etc.

This is the family of champion and all-time leading money earner Ochoa SI 109 ($2,781,365), two-time champion Feature Mr Bojangles SI 103 ($899,434), champion Carters Cartel SI 103 ($659,146), champion Jumping Tac Flash SI 106 ($147,065), champion Splash Bac SI 93 ($135,505), and Grade 1 winners Flokie SI 96 ($711,819 to 3, 2020), Tac It Like A Man SI 98 ($413,563), Metallic Lion SI 101 ($263,045), etc.

For additional information or breeding contacts to Mpshinning call Stephen Tate, Farm Manager, at 337-363-8084.

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