Antigone Jones

Antigone Jones

Sire: Smarty Jones

Dam: Oedy's Appeal

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Mare

Age: 12 year old

Foaled: Feb 27th, 2006

Country: USA



Horse Description:

Antigone Jones pedigree includes stakes-winning sires In Reality, Valid Appeal, Gone West and Elusive Quality who is sire to Australia’s first World Champion 3yo sprinter and Australia’s highest rated juvenile for 35 years, Sepoy.

Antigone Jones is by the successful sire Smarty Jones whose career winnings amount to over $7.6 million and whose progeny earnings are in excess of $29.8 million.

Smarty Jones was winner of the G1 Kentucky Derby, the G1 Preakness Stakes and came 2nd in the G1 Belmont Stakes.

Winner of over $7.6 million
1st in the G1 Kentucky Derby, 1st in the G1 Preakness Stakes and 2nd in the G1 Belmont Stakes

Over $32 Million Lifetime Progeny Earnings

Over $2.2 Million in 2016

Lifetime Sire of 12% Stakes Horses/Runners

Multiple Group 1 SW & Champions Better Life ($1,660,660) and Smart D N A ;

Grade 1 Triple Bend SW Centralinteligence ($309,171, 108 Beyer);

Multiple Group 3 winner and multi-millionaire Keiai Gerbera ($2,459,189)

Sire of 2 Champions, 9 Graded Stakes Winners, 23 Black-type winners and 17 Black-type placers

Antigone Jones has been served by Honorius and is in foal.





Chestnut mareFoaled in 2006

SireElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
SMARTY JONES (USA) Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2001I'll Get AlongSmileIn Reality
  Dont Worry Bout MeFoolish Pleasure
DamValid AppealIn RealityIntentionally
OEDY'S APPEAL (USA) Desert TrialMoslem Chief
1991Oedipus RexRexsonBold Bidder
  Greek MommyGreek Money

SMARTY JONES (USA) (2001). 8 wins-2 at 2, Kentucky Derby, Gr1. Sire of 537 rnrs, 389 wnrs, 27 SW, inc. Centralinteligence (Hollywood Park Triple Bend H., Gr.1), Cary Street, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Navicello, Sky Captain, Tiger Blood, Quasar, SP Take Me With You, Bird's Eye View, Questo Mi Piace, Artemis, Mesa Jones, Fierce Impact, Doraonpogyeongseon, Life is Good, Would be King and of Vika, Soho Universe, Total Eclipse, Dancing Wonder, etc.


1st dam

OEDY'S APPEAL, by Valid Appeal. Unplaced. Sister to VALID GODDESS, OEDIPUS APPEAL, half-sister to Boundless Beauty (dam of MAKE MINE MINNIE). Dam of fourteen foals, eleven to race, seven winners, inc:-

STORMIN OEDY (g. by Mystery Storm). 12 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$612,964, Delaware Park Damitrius S., L, Zwaanendael S., L, Suffolk Downs James B Moseley H., L, 2d Monmouth Rumson S., L, Delaware Park Appointment H., L, Pimlico Fire Plug S., L, 3d Monmouth Jersey Shore S., Gr.3, Delaware Park Legal Light S., L, Laurel Montpelier S., L, Meadowlands Bergen County S., L, Philadelphia Park Gallant Bob H., L, Pimlico Hirsch Jacobs S., L, Laurel Endless Surprise S., L, 4th Delaware Park Wilmington H., L, Oh Say S., L, Pimlico Fire Plug S., L.

EYES ON EDDY (f. by Touch Gold). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$544,019, Gulfstream Park Suwannee River H., L, Sunland Park Harry W Henson H., L, Arlington Park Sweetest Chant S., L, Turfway Park My Charmer S., L, 2d Fair Grounds Silverbulletday S., Gr.2, Hoosier Park Indiana Oaks, Gr.3, Fair Grounds Truly Bound H., L, Chou Croute H., L, 4th Arlington Matron H., Gr.3, Hawthorne Sixty Sails H., Gr.3, Arlington Oaks, L, Fair Grounds Tiffany Lass S., L. Dam of-

High Security. 3 wins from 7½f to 8½f in 2017, 3d Canterbury Park John Bullit S.

Rap Spin. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Korea.

OELECTRA (f. by Gulch). 4 wins to 6½f, Pimlico Whimscal S., L, 3d Philadelphia Park Langhorne S., L. Dam of-

Braddock. Winner at 6f in 2017 in U.S.A.

Dointhewatusi. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A.

Rebel Rebel. Winner at 6f in U.S.A.

Diablo's Appeal (c. by Diablo). 12 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. and Puerto Rico.

Eishin Marronnier (c. by Songandaprayer). 6 wins to 1250m in Japan.

Oedy's Riches (f. by Rizzi). 4 wins to 6½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

King Thou Art. 6 wins to 6f in U.S.A.

Run for Riches. 2 wins at 6f in U.S.A.

Jinjoo Train. Winner at 2 in U.S.A.

Expedocious (g. by Cat Thief). 2 wins at 5f in U.S.A.

Klondike Mattie (f. by Kodiak Kowboy). Placed at 3 in U.S.A.

Cather (f. by Forestry). Placed at 3 in U.S.A.

Sweeping Appeal (f. by End Sweep). Placed at 3 in Canada.

Crystal Creek (f. by Storm Creek). Unraced. Dam of-

Gibson Creek. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m in U.S.A. and Puerto Rico.

Cunningham Creek. 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f in U.S.A.

Lyrical Colors. 2 wins at 6½f, 7f in U.S.A.

Spanish Crystal. 2 wins at 8¼f in U.S.A.


2nd dam

OEDIPUS REX, by Rexson. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

VALID GODDESS (Valid Appeal). 7 wins at 6f, US$230,318, Garden State Maria H., Gr.3, Monmouth Miss Woodford H., L, Pimlico Primonetta H., L, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Monmouth Half Moon S., L, 3d Hialeah Opa-Locka S., L, Hibiscus S., L, Monmouth Dearly Precious S., L, 4th Meadowlands Just Smashing S., L. Dam of-

Valid Brush (Broad Brush). 8 wins from 5½f to 1m, 2d Pimlico Hirsch Jacobs S., Gr.3, Laurel Deputed Testamony S., L, Meadowlands Bergen County S., L, 3d Pimlico Maryland Stallion Station S., L.

OEDIPUS APPEAL (Valid Appeal). 2 wins at 2, Meadowlands Deputy Minister S., L. Sire.

Boundless Beauty (Copelan). 2 wins at 6f, 8½f, Del Mar Allowance 3YO+f&m, 3d Del Mar Torrey Pines S., L. Dam of-

MAKE MINE MINNIE (Honour and Glory). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, Santa Anita Blue Norther S., L, 3d Santa Anita Anoakia S., L. Producer.

Valid Victor. 8 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m in U.S.A.

Rex's Court. 7 wins in U.S.A.

Expressed. 6 wins in U.S.A.

Rex's Expectations. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6f in U.S.A.


3rd dam

GREEK MOMMY, by Greek Money. 5 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to LAKEVILLE MISS (dam of MOGAMBO), Lakeville. Dam of 4 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Oedipus Rex. 2 wins. See above.


Race Record:



Produce Record: Dam of two named foals, both raced.

2011 g. Smart Miner, by Mineshaft. Unplaced.

2012 c. All Kill, by Flying Spur. Placed to 2017 in Korea.

2013 c. by Street Sense.

2014 f. by Skilled.

2015 f. by War.

2016 c. by Reward for Effort.


Not served in 2016.