Charlie Barley, Canada's champion turf horse of 1989, died Sept. 9 due to the infirmities of age at trainer-owner Gail Woods' farm in Ontario. The son of Affirmed--Au Printemps, by Dancing Champ, was 24.
Live Oak Plantation's homebred Stradivinsky will take on seven sprint rivals, including three shippers, in the $200,000 Scotts Highlander Stakes (Can-III) Sunday on the turf at Woodbine.
Au Printemps, dam of Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) winner Success Express and Canadian champion Charlie Barley, was euthanized several days after foaling a Monarchos colt May 7.
Grade I winner Greenwood Lake has arrived at Margaux Farm near Midway, Ky., where he will stand for $6,000.
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