Rachel Alexandra Gives Birth to 125-pound Colt by Curlin

Rachel Alexandra Colt

Rachel Alexandra, the 2009 Horse of the Year, gave birth Sunday to a 125-pound colt by 2007 and 2008 Horse of the Year, Curlin, who stands at Lane’s End Farm.

The bay colt was born at 2:40 p.m. on Stonestreet Farm near Lexington, Ky.. He took his first steps an hour and an half later. Emblazoned with a white star, the colt bears a striking resemblance to his mother.

Stonestreet Farm manager Gary Megibben reports all is well with both mare and foal. via USA Today