TVG to Air Hollywood Stakes This Weekend
Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2002 10:20 AM
Posted: Thursday, December 12, 2002 10:19 AM
TVG will present live coverage of the Grade I, $200,000 Hollywood Starlet on Saturday and the Grade II, $150,000 Bayakoa Handicap on Sunday as part of "Trackside Live!: Hollywood Park." The Hollywood Starlet, with a projected post of 4:37 p.m. (PT), and the Bayakoa, expected to go to post at 4:07 p.m. (PT), will also be simulcast on Fox Sports Net West 2. Both "Trackside Live! Hollywood Park" and the simulcast show air from 3:00-5:00 p.m. (PT).
The Hollywood Starlet marks the return to racing of the Bob Baffert-trained Composure, who was second in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies her last time out following a win in the Oak Leaf Stakes. Challenging Composure in the 1 1/16-mile race for 2-year-old fillies will be Rmisvesta, Summer Wind Dancer, Watching You, Tizalovelylady and Elloluv.
Starrer, fourth in the Breeders' Cup Distaff, goes for a second straight win in the 1 1/16-mile Bayakoa. She will face Adoration, Angel Gift, Cee's Elegance, and Secret at Mecca in the race for older fillies and mares.
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