Sharp Sensation, a 16-1 outsider, denied iconic Maryland turf sprinter and favorite Ben's Cat a third win in the $300,000 Turf Monster Handicap (gr. IIIT) Sept. 1 at Parx Racing.
After finishing second to Kitten's Dumplings in a pair of stakes races on the turf at Churchill Downs, Praia will ship to Colonial Downs in search of the first stakes win of her career.
Popular Ben's Cat will run in the Jim McKay Turf Sprint Stakes for the third straight time on the undercard for this year's Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (gr. II) program May 17 at Pimlico Race Course.
Six 2-year-old fillies, including favored Southern California invader Mechaya, are set to contest the $150,000 Glorious Song Stakes Nov. 11 at Woodbine.
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's homebred Always Kitten, winner of the Happy Ticket Stakes at a mile at Louisiana Downs in her most recent start, headlines a field of 13 entered for the $150,000 JPMorgan Chase Jessamine (gr. IIIT).
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Backyard Boogie||Henry E. Worcester, IV||
|Bridge Night (GB)||Hugh I. McMahon||
|Ek Haseena||Francis P. Campitelli||
|Girl of The Rain (IRE)||Richard C. Mettee||
|Hold Our Destiny||Dane Kobiskie||
|Jewel of a Cat||Benjamin W. Perkins, Jr.||
|Sense of Reality||Patricia Farro||
|Shenandoah Lady||James L. Lawrence, II||
|The Bop Express||Beverly L. Heckrotte||
|Zip Cash Back||Jeff Bonde||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|California Thoroughbred Breeders' Association S.||DMR|
|Arctic Queen S.||FL|
|Isaac Murphy H.||AP|
|Addison Cammack H.||AP|