CHURCHILL DOWNS, Louisville, KY
|1||Seaneen Girl||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: B||$99,726|
2010 | Chestnut Filly | Spring At Last - Afternoon Krystal, Afternoon Deelites
Sire: Spring At Last , Dark Bay or Brown, 2003. Raced 3 years. 13 starts, 5 wins, $1,139,150. Lifetime: 63 yearlings sold, median $10,000.
Broodmare Sire: Afternoon Deelites, Dark Bay or Brown, 1992.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall 2011 Yearling Sale, $5,000.
|2||Gal About Town||Margin: 5||TrueNicks: B+||$32,170|
Sire: City Zip , Chestnut, 1998. Raced 2 years. 23 starts, 9 wins, $818,225. Lifetime: 285 yearlings sold, median $24,000.
Broodmare Sire: Devil His Due , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall 2011 Yearling Sale, $64,000.
Keeneland Association January 2011 Horses of All Ages Sale, $32,000.
|3||Liberated||Margin: 2½||TrueNicks: A+||$16,085|
2010 | Chestnut Filly | Curlin - Lady Melesi, Colonial Affair
Sire: Curlin , Chestnut, 2004. Raced 2 years. 15 starts, 11 wins, $10,246,800. Lifetime: 104 yearlings sold, median $55,000.
Broodmare Sire: Colonial Affair, Bay, 1990.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, $60,000.
|1||Seaneen Girl||Miguel Mena||Bernard S. Flint|
|2||Gal About Town||Jesus Lopez Castanon||W. Bret Calhoun|
|3||Liberated||Jon Kenton Court||Victoria H. Oliver|
|4||Cloudy Vow||Shaun Bridgmohan||Timothy E. Hamm|
|5||Broken Spell||Joseph Rocco, Jr.||D. Wayne Lukas|
|6||Danalake||Joe Bravo||Todd A. Pletcher|
|7||Street of Gold||Corey J. Lanerie||Paul J. McGee|
|8||Pow Wow Wow||Calvin H. Borel||Nicholas P. Zito|
|9||Silver Strike||Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.||David M. Carroll|
Trainer Todd Pletcher said May 4 the four Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) participants from his barn, including winner Princess of Sylmar, "came out of the race well."Saturday, May 04, 2013
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's 3-year-old homebred filly Kitten's Dumplings overcame a poor effort in her last start and notched the first victory of her sophomore season in grand fashion in the May 3 Edgewood Stakes.Friday, May 03, 2013
Dreaming of Julia, the remarkable 21 3/4-length winner of the March 30 Gulfstream Oaks (gr. II), drew post 8 of 11 sophomore fillies and was installed the 3-1 favorite for the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I).Tuesday, April 30, 2013
With jockey Rosie Napravnik aboard, Naveed Chowhan's Seaneen Girl posted her final workout for the Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) the morning of April 29, breezing a half-mile in :48 4/5.Monday, April 29, 2013
Bernie Flint on Kentucky Oaks entrant Seaneen Girl.Monday, April 29, 2013
Trainer Todd Pletcher's quartet of Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) contenders, Dreaming of Julia, Princess of Sylmar, Silsita, and Unlimited Budget, galloped at Churchill Downs the morning of April 24.Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Calumet Farm's Broken Spell was ruled out of the Kentucky Oaks the morning of April 23 by trainer D. Wayne Lukas. Trainer Bob Baffert said Fiftyshadesofhay will also not contend.Tuesday, April 23, 2013
John Oxley's grade I winner Spring in the Air will face a full field of 13 rivals in the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (gr. I) for 3-year-old fillies going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Keeneland April 6.Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Pure Fun, winner of the Hollywood Starlet (gr. I) in December, gets her season started in the $100,000 Fathead Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) as the 8-5 favorite in a field of a dozen 3-year-old fillies March 23 at Turfway Park.Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Flashy Gray, the 6-1 favorite in the recent Kentucky Oaks Future Wager pool, makes her stakes and two-turn debut in the $150,000 Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) March 9 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Kentucky Horse Racing Commission stewards have disqualified Sign from her victory in last season's Pocahontas Stakes (gr. II) at Churchill Downs following a positive test for methocarbamol (Robaxin).Monday, February 04, 2013
Kauai Katie, who had begun her 3-year-old campaign with a smart eight-length score in the Old Hat Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 1, captured the Forward Gal at seven furlongs in 1:22.13.Saturday, January 26, 2013
by Ann Peters
One of the surprise stallion developments of 2012 is Spring At Last, who finished second behind Henrythenavigator on the year-end first-crop sire rankings.
Seaneen Girl, making her first start for Dr. Naveed Chowhan and trainer Bernie Flint, fought her way past favored Gal About Town to win the Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 24 at Churchill Downs.Saturday, November 24, 2012
Gal About Town finished second best to Sign in the Oct. 28 Pocahontas (gr. II) at Churchill Downs, but trainer Bret Calhoun is hopeful she'll build off that effort and prove best in the Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 24.Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Executiveprivilege, 5-for-5 to begin her career, takes on the unbeaten Dreaming of Julia in a classic East vs. West showdown in the $2 million Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I).Monday, October 29, 2012
Claiborne Farm and Adele B. Dilschneider's homebred Sign overcame a sluggish start and powered home to win the $168,150 Pocahontas (gr. II) by four lengths on opening day of Churchill Downs' fall meet Oct. 28.Sunday, October 28, 2012
Trained by Todd Pletcher for Sheldon Nitenson, 2-year-old filly Danalake finished first or second in her four starts at Delaware and now will ship to Churchill Downs for the Pocahontas Stakes.Thursday, October 25, 2012
Spring Venture, trained by Mark Casse and ridden by Patrick Husbands, stayed unbeaten while prevailing under a hand ride Oct. 6 at Woodbine in the featured $205,361 Mazarine Stakes (Can-III).Saturday, October 06, 2012
John Oxley's Spring in the Air closed with a huge run from mid-pack to win the $400,000 Darley Alcibiades (gr. I) by a length at Keeneland Oct. 5, punching her ticket to the Breeders' Cup.Friday, October 05, 2012
An overflow field of juvenile fillies will get the autumn meet at Keeneland off and running, with 16 entered for the $400,000 Darley Alcibiades (gr. I) opening day Oct. 5.Tuesday, October 02, 2012
Grade I winner Spring At Last has already sired two winners from his first crop of 2-year-olds to race, including the impressive filly Seaneen Girl, who won handily by 5 3/4 lengths at first asking June 22 at WoodbineFriday, June 22, 2012
WinStar Farm and Todd Pletcher, who won the Kentucky Jockey Club in 2009 with Super Saver before sending him off to win the Kentucky Derby, completed the first part of the double again with Gemologist Nov. 26 at Churchill.Saturday, November 26, 2011
WinStar Farm and Todd Pletcher hope history will repeat itself, as likely favorite Gemologist leads a field of 11 juveniles in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 26 at Churchill Downs.Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Kathmanblu, a troubled third to More Than Real in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IIT) at Churchill Downs, faces lengthy winner Aide in the Golden Rod at Churchill.Wednesday, November 24, 2010