Bred: Keene Ridge Racing, LLC (Ky.)
Sire: Any Given Saturday
Dam: Crazy Cousin, by Smart Strike
Smart Cover broke his maiden at Ellis Park, before heading to Churchill Downs where he finished second in the Grade 3 Iroquois Stakes.
Smart cover is out of a half-sister to multiple stakes winner Hobbs and from the family of graded stakes winners Gallant Archer and Pool Court.