CHURCHILL DOWNS, Louisville, KY
|1||Victoria's Wildcat||Margin: 2¼||TrueNicks: A++||$69,973|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Filly | Bellamy Road - Flaming Mirage, Woodman
Sire: Bellamy Road , Dark Bay or Brown, 2002. Lifetime: 92 yearlings sold, median $18,750.
Broodmare Sire: Woodman, Chestnut, 1983.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $385,000.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $20,000.
|2||Home Sweet Aspen||Margin: nose||TrueNicks: D||$22,572|
2008 | Chestnut Filly | Candy Ride (ARG) - My Gal Groovy, Groovy
Sire: Candy Ride (ARG) , Bay, 1999. Raced 2 years. 6 starts, 6 wins, $749,149. Lifetime: 260 yearlings sold, median $36,071.
Broodmare Sire: Groovy, Chestnut, 1983. In 2009: 1.17 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall, 2012 Mixed Sale, ($290,000).
|3||Honey Chile||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: D||$11,286|
2008 | Bay Mare | Invisible Ink - Christmas Time, Gilded Time
Sire: Invisible Ink, Bay, 1998. Raced 3 years. 14 starts, 4 wins, $465,088. Lifetime: 15 yearlings sold, median $4,000. In 2009: .92 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Gilded Time, Chestnut, 1990.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $140,000.
|1||Victoria's Wildcat||Kent J. Desormeaux||Robert B. Hess, Jr.|
|2||Home Sweet Aspen||Joel Rosario||John W. Sadler|
|3||Honey Chile||Jose Lezcano||Wayne M. Catalano|
|4||Angelica Zapata||Marcelino Pedroza||Ronald Pellegrini|
|5||Holiday Flare||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|6||Pomeroys Pistol||Rajiv Maragh||Amy Tarrant|
|7||Formal Plan||Calvin H. Borel||Jennifer Tooley|
|8||Arienza||Ramon A. Dominguez||Daniel C. Peitz|
|9||Dr. Diamonds Prize||Edgar S. Prado||Mark Hubley|
|10||Mysterious Chimes||Jon Kenton Court||Benard Chatters|
With seven 3-year-old fillies contending in mid-stretch, Maggi Moss' So Many Ways proved best late to win the $177,150 Eight Belles Stakes May 3 at Churchill Downs.Friday, May 03, 2013
The only stakes on the May 3 card to draw a maximum 14-horse field was not the Kentucky Oaks. It was another race for 3-year-old fillies, the Eight Belles Presented by Xerox (gr. III), with undefeated Calistoga favored.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
After finishing second to Groupie Doll in the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. I) in November, Dust and Diamonds looms as a prohibitive favorite in the Adena Springs Sugar Swirl (gr. III) Dec. 8 at Gulfstream ParkWednesday, December 05, 2012
Groupie Doll put her winning streak on the line at Keeneland and preserved it emphatically Oct. 6, taking the $200,000 Thoroughbred Club of America (gr. II) by 6 1/2 lengths while pushing her earnings past the million mark.Saturday, October 06, 2012
Groupie Doll, a winner of three straight graded stakes by a combined 14 lengths, headlines Keeneland's $200,000 Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes (gr. II) Oct. 6.Thursday, October 04, 2012
Sugarinthemorning will try to shake off a case of seconditis when she takes on six opponents in the $150,000 Rancho Bernardo Handicap (gr. III) over the Polytrack Aug. 19 at Del Mar.Thursday, August 16, 2012
Craig B. Singer's homebred Salty Strike jumped out to the early lead and never looked back as the 4-year-old filly posted her third consecutive stakes win in the $100,000 Gardenia Stakes (gr. III) at Ellis Park Aug. 11.Saturday, August 11, 2012
Roxy Gap, enjoying a solid campaign so far this year with a pair of graded wins and two seconds in her past four starts, tries to transfer her form to turf against a good field in the $150,000 Royal North Stakes (Can-IIIT).Thursday, July 26, 2012
Returning for his first start in more than 2 1/2 years, Take Control, the first foal out of 2002 Horse of the Year Azeri, was a sharp winner June 30 at Betfair Hollywood Park.Sunday, July 01, 2012
Maple Lane Farm's Ariana D, third in each of her last two trips postward, has accepted high impost of 121 pounds for her engagement in the $150,000 Chicago Handicap (gr. III) at Arlington Park.Wednesday, June 27, 2012
The Bret Calhoun-trained trio of Beat the Blues, Speedacious, and Gleaming highlight a field of eight fillies and mares entered for the June 2 Winning Colors (gr. III) to be run under the lights at Churchill Downs June 2.Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Odds-on choice Roxy Gap, patiently ridden by Patrick Husbands, was a commanding winner of the $179,029 Hendrie Stakes (Can-II) at Woodbine May 19.Saturday, May 19, 2012
Roxy Gap, a gritty winner of the Whimsical Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine last month, attempts to make it two in a row in the $150,000 Hendrie Stakes (Can-II) May 19.Thursday, May 17, 2012
The promising filly Contested disposed of pacesetter Good Deed near mid-stretch and cruised to victory in the $110,000 Eight Belles (gr. III), her stakes debut for trainer Bob Baffert May 4 at Churchill Downs.Friday, May 04, 2012
Wide throughout, Roxy Gap wore down a determined Honey Chile in deep stretch to earn her first graded stakes win by a neck in the $183,200 Whimsical (Can-III) at Woodbine April 22.Sunday, April 22, 2012
Musical Romance, the 2011 champion female sprinter, tops the field of 10 fillies and mares set to contest the $300,000 Vinery Madison Stakes (gr. I) at Keeneland on April 12.Monday, April 09, 2012
Home Sweet Aspen looms a solid favorite in the $100,000 Las Flores Stakes (gr. III) at Santa Anita March 8 when the recent grade I winner takes on five opponents.Thursday, March 08, 2012
Arienza, a regally bred filly out of 2002 Horse of the Year Azeri, has been retired from racing and has been moved to Lexington with plans to be bred to a yet to be determined stallion.Thursday, March 08, 2012
Florida Sunshine Millions, Home Sweet Aspen, Algorithms, and more.Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Little-known Home Sweet Aspen, a California homebred racing for Craig Stables, refused to give in when headed past mid-stretch and got up in the final couple of strides to win the $300,000 Santa Monica Stakes (gr. I).Saturday, January 28, 2012
Teddy's Promise, upset winner of the La Brea Stakes (gr. I) last month, puts her three-race victory streak on the line in the $300,000 Santa Monica Stakes (gr. I) at Santa Anita Jan. 28.Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Unbeaten 4-year-old filly Awesome Feather and 2011 Eclipse champion female sprinter Musical Romance are among the most accomplished of 48 Florida breds entered in the $1.3 million Florida Sunshine Millions Jan. 28.Sunday, January 22, 2012
Aiming for her fourth grade I victory, Turbulent Descent will start as the heavy favorite against eight opponents in the $300,000 La Brea Stakes at Santa Anita Dec. 31.Wednesday, December 28, 2011
A slew of horses coming out of the two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships in early November returned to the races in the next month, seeking redemption and perhaps a better shot at various divisional championships.Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Pomeroys Pistol began her season winning a graded stakes at Gulfstream Park and ended her season by doing the same, as she bounded away for a two-length win in the $100,000 Sugar Swirl (gr. III) on Dec. 10.Saturday, December 10, 2011