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Farm of Delaware is proud to announce that Classic Card Shark, p, 3, 1:53.2z; 1:52.1, a full-brother to Bettor’s Delight and Roll With Joe, will be standing in Delaware in 2019. Classic Card Shark is also a half-brother to Horse of the Year, No Pan Intended.


Classic Card Shark sold at Harrisburg for $240,000. His racing career was plagued by misfortune (including injury and sickness).


Classic Card Shark’s dam, Classic Wish, p, 2, 1:58f; 3, T1:52 ($436,273), is in the Harness Racing Hall of Fame for her successful production record. She is the dam of 3 Millionaires, Bettor’s Delight, p, 2, 1:51.3s; 3, 1:49.4 ($2,581,461)Roll With Joe, p, 2, 1:53.1s; 3, 1:48.2 ($1,805,607), and No Pan Intended, p, 2, 1:55s; 3, 1:50.3($1,581,735). She also produced Classic Star, who is the dam of Blue Moon Stride, p, 2, 1:53f; 3, 1:49.2; 1:48.4s ($1,174,507). She is also the grand-dam of Sintra, p, 3, 1:49.3s; 1:47.2 ($826,793).


Classic Card Shark is a proven sire of stakes winners. His prodigy include: Much Adoo, p, 2, Q1:58.4s; 3, 1:53.3s; 1:49.4s ($270,759)King Royalty, p, 2, 1:54.1s; 3, 1:52f; 1:51f ($254,176), and Ride Away Shark, p, 2, 1:53s; 3, 1:52.1s; 1:50.1s ($252,038)


From limited opportunity, Classic Card Shark is the sire of 9 who have earned $100,000+. In addition, 91.7% of Classic Card Shark’s starters have winning records. 


“Classic Card Shark was the best looking, most expensive colt I have ever sold out of Classic Wish,” said Joe Thomson, Winbak Farm Owner. “He has the bloodlines and the looks to be a phenomenal stallion."


Classic Card Shark is a proven cross with Artiscape, ArtsplaceAstreosBadlands HanoverCammibestDie LaughingDream AwayJate LobellLife SignMagical MikeMatt’s ScooterRoyal MattjestyRustler HanoverSportsmaster and Three Wizzards mares. 


“We are excited to bring a Hall of Fame pedigree to Delaware,” said Garrett Bell, General Manager. “Classic Card Shark will be a great cross for the multiple Artsplace and Western Hanover line mares in Delaware.”


Classic Card Shark will be standing for $3,500. For more information on him, contact Winbak Farm at 410.885.3059 or visit