Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup S.

Race 9 at KEENELAND on

  • One And One Eighth Miles
  • 500000
  • 5:05 PM ET
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Persistence Pays Off Perfectly

Persistence Pays Off Perfectly

On Nov. 4, Charles Fipke's persistence paid off as his homebred 4-year-old filly Perfect Shirl gave the Canadian prospector a paydirt of a different kind: a win in the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf.

Horse Trainer Breeder / Owner
Blind Date Hamilton A. Smith
  • William M. Backer
  • William M. Backer
Gozzip Girl Martin D. Wolfson
  • Farnsworth Stables LLC
  • Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings LLC
Hameildaeme (GB) Dean Greenman
  • Calabria Stables LLC
  • Mrs Lucille Bone
Hot Cha Cha Philip A. Sims
  • Nelson McMakin
  • Nelson McMakin
Lady Shakespeare Roger L. Attfield
  • Fipke, Charles, E.
  • Charles Fipke
Miss World Christophe Clement
  • Waratah Thoroughbreds
  • Kilboy Estate, Inc.
Shared Account H. Graham Motion
  • Sagamore Farm
  • William A. Carl

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