The fee will be determined later for the 12-year-old son of Valid Expectations who is the half-brother to multiple grade II winner and successful stallion Successful Appeal and to Canadian grade II winner True to Tradition.
Owned by Mike Cumberton’s Pot o’ Gold Stable, Alex’s Pal stood the 2010 and 2011 seasons at Dr. William J. Solomon’s Pin Oak Lane Farm in New Freedom, Pa.
The earner of $314,586, C C’s Pal has placed second in five stakes, including the Florida Oaks (gr. III), and has three stakes placings, including the Monmouth Oaks (gr. III) and Comely Stakes (gr. III) to her credit. The 4-year-old filly is entered in the Lady’s Secret Stakes that is part of the Haskell Invitational (gr. I) undercard at Monmouth Park July 31.
In addition to C C’s Pal, Alex’s Pal is also represented by My Pal Chrisy, a 3-year-old filly who finished second in this year’s Gasparilla Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs and was third in the Azalea Stakes (gr. III) at Calder Casino & Race Course.