Three Chimneys Buys Brazilian Group I Winner
Date Posted: 3/8/2013 4:49:28 PM
Last Updated: 3/9/2013 9:53:47 AM
Three Chimneys Farm has purchased 3-year-old filly Antonella Baby, winner of last month's GP Henrique Possollo (Brz-I), the first leg of the Brazilian Triple Crown for fillies, it was announced March 8.
Antonella Baby's previous stakes victories include two wins as a 2-year-old in the GP J. Adhemar de Almeida Prado (Brz-III) and the GP Carlos Telles e Carlos Gilberto da Rocha Faria (Brz-II). She was previously owned by Stud Santa Rosa de Lima.
By Japanese sire Agnes Gold, a son of Sunday Silence, Antonella Baby is out of the Brazilian Candy Stripes mare On Your Own and is a half sister to Brazilian group II winner Serelepe.
Antonella Baby was entered March 8 as the favorite for the GP Diana Stud TNT (Brz-I), also known as the Brazillian Oaks, the second leg of the Brazillian Triple Crown for fillies.
"We're pleased to have a filly of her caliber running in the Three Chimneys colors," said Case Clay. "We are looking forward to eventually bringing her to the U.S. to race."
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