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Lion Hearted dead at 19, was a top sire at Northview Stallion Station
Lion Hearted dead at 19, was a top sire at Northview Stallion Station

Lion Hearted, who stood his entire stud career at Northview Stallion Station in Chesapeake City, died of an apparent heart attack after breeding a mare Thursday. The son of Storm Cat was 19. The dark bay was one of a number of leading Maryland sires from the Phipps Stable to stand at Northview. He was a multiple graded stakes-placed sprinter out of Cadillacing, a Grade 1-winning full sister to champion and classic winner Easy Goer who also produced Grade 1 winner and sire Strolling Along and Grade 2 and graded stakes-producer Cat Cay. Lion Hearted entered stud at Northview in 2001 after winning or placing in 13 of 18 starts, finishing second in the Grade 2 Riva Ridge and Grade 3 Amsterdam...

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