Three Louisiana-bred fillies tied for the fastest furlong drill April 26 at the breeze show for Equine Sales Co. of Louisiana's first-ever 2-year-olds in training and horses of racing age sale in Opelousas.
The auction is set for Monday, April 28, at noon CDT at the company's sales facility. There are 92 horses cataloged for the sale.
Daughters of Big Top Cat
, Half Ours
, and Doneraile Court
each worked an eighth of a mile in :10 3/5.
The Big Top Cat filly, cataloged as Hip No. 6 and named Big Top Dollar, is consigned by 5 B Farm. She is out of the English group III-placed Rahy mare Rosehearty and is a full sister to stakes winner Lexi's Love
The Half Ours filly, cataloged as Hip No. 26 and named Winning Answer, is consigned by Twin Oaks Training Center, agent. She is out of the stakes-winning Peteski mare Answer to Me and is a half sister to stakes winner Sports Town.
Hip No. 70, also consigned by 5 B Farm, is a Doneraile Court filly named Predefined. Her dam, the Precise End mare Precise Definition, has produced two winners from as many starters.
The fastest time at a quarter mile was posted by Hip No. 18, an unnamed Louisiana-bred colt by Smooth Air
—Tigress Six, by Tricky Six, consigned by Boutte' Sales, agent. The colt, who is a half brother to stakes winner Tricky Etbauer
, breezed the distance in a quick :21 4/5.
Complete results of the breeze show, along with the sale catalog, are available at www.equinesalesofla.com
. Videos of the breeze show will be posted later in the day April 26, and live video will be available during the sale.