SANTA ANITA PARK, Arcadia, CA
|1||Mizdirection||Margin: 2¼||TrueNicks: A++||$90,000|
2008 | Gray or Roan Mare | Mizzen Mast - Deceptive, Clever Trick
Sire: Mizzen Mast , Gray or Roan, 1998. Raced 3 years. 11 starts, 5 wins, $554,146. Lifetime: 268 yearlings sold, median $18,000.
Broodmare Sire: Clever Trick, Dark Bay or Brown, 1976. In 2009: 1.54 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale 2010, $50,000.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $85,000.
|2||In the Stars (BRZ)||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: B||$30,000|
2008 | Bay Mare | Romarin (BRZ) - Miss Dance, Dance Bid
Sire: Romarin (BRZ), Dark Bay or Brown, 1990. Raced 6 years. 28 starts, $769,521.
Broodmare Sire: Dance Bid, Bay, 1978. In 2009: 1.14 AEI.
|3||Byrama (GB)||Margin: ½||TrueNicks: C||$18,000|
2009 | Bay Filly | Byron (GB) - Aymara (GB), Darshaan (GB)
Sire: Byron (GB), Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 96 yearlings sold, median $8,135.
Broodmare Sire: Darshaan (GB), Brown, 1981.
Doncaster 2yo Breeze Up 2011, ($13,049).
|1||Mizdirection||Mike E. Smith||Mike Puype|
|2||In the Stars (BRZ)||Gary L. Stevens||Richard E. Mandella|
|3||Byrama (GB)||Victor Espinoza||Simon Callaghan|
|4||Charm the Maker||Joseph Talamo||Ronald L. McAnally|
|5||Long Face||Julien R. Leparoux||Patrick L. Biancone|
|6||Trois Aureole||Martin Garcia||John W. Sadler|
|7||A Jealous Woman||Brice Blanc||Francis Meza|
|8||Byrony (IRE)||Garrett K. Gomez||John W. Sadler|
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter
Flotilla, one of two 2012 Breeders' Cup winners for sire Mizzen Mast, returned to win the 2013 Poule d'Essai des Pouliches-French One Thousand Guineas.
One day after a Preakness Stakes (gr. I) victory by Oxbow, the barn area at the Maryland State Fairgrounds at Timonium was flush with activity on the eve of Fasig-Tipton's Midlantic 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale May 20-21.6 days ago
Halo Dolly returned to winning form when teamed with Rafael Bejarano for the first time April 28, scoring a 1 1/2-length victory in the $100,000 Wilshire Handicap (gr. IIIT) on firm turf at Betfair Hollywood Park.Sunday, April 28, 2013
Lady of Shamrock, who just missed in her first try off the bench last month, is a clear standout in the $150,000 Santa Barbara Handicap (gr. IIT) April 20 over the Santa Anita turf course.Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Odds-on pick Mizdirection, prepping for bigger things to come, posted her fifth consecutive win on the hillside turf course at Santa Anita Park when she captured the $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 13.Saturday, April 13, 2013
Mizdirection, undefeated in four prior starts over the hillside turf course at Santa Anita Park, towers over five other older fillies and mares in the $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 13.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The 10-year-old Breeders' Cup Marathon winner will enter the March 23 Tokyo City Cup (gr. III) after a five-month absence for trainer Mike Puype, who has a reputation for getting horses ready off layoff.Thursday, March 21, 2013
Lady of Shamrock, a two-time grade I winner on turf last season, commences her 4-year-old campaign in the $150,000 Santa Ana Stakes (gr. IIT) March 24 on the turf at Santa Anita Park.Thursday, March 21, 2013
When Mizdirection runs on the turf course at Santa Anita Park, victory seems assured. On Feb. 18 the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint winner added the $150,000 Buena Vista Stakes to her resume.Monday, February 18, 2013
Marvelous on the hillside course at Santa Anita Park, Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (gr. I) champion Mizdirection will attempt to stretch out in the one-mile Buena Vista Stakes (gr. IT) Feb. 18.Friday, February 15, 2013
by Ann Peters
The gritty grey filly Mizdirection won last November's Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (gr. IT), and she put in another remarkably game performance to win 'in her comeback Jan. 6 in the Monrovia H. (gr. IIT).
A victory by Charm the Maker in the Paseana Handicap Jan. 13 would be beneficial on several fronts for trainer Ron McAnally, in addition to providing a good story line.Friday, January 11, 2013
Mizdirection, making her first start since defeating males in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (gr. IT), ran down speedy Kindle in the shadow of the wire to register a repeat victory in the $150,000 Monrovia Stakes.Sunday, January 06, 2013
Mizdirection, one of the stars of the 2012 Breeders' Cup with her come-from-behind win over males in the Turf Sprint (gr. IT), returns to defend her title in the $150,000 Monrovia Stakes (gr. IIT) Jan. 6 at Santa Anita Park.Thursday, January 03, 2013
Class Included, overmatched when seventh at 38-1 in the Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic last month, should get some class relief in the $200,000 Bayakoa Handicap Presented by Oak Tree Racing Association (gr. II) Dec. 8.Wednesday, December 05, 2012
World traveler Rhythm of Light, coming off a group II win in Turkey, turned in an explosive stretch run to capture the $150,000 Goldikova Stakes (gr. IIT) on closing day of the fall meet at Santa Anita Park Nov. 4.Sunday, November 04, 2012
Relive the races and sights of the Saturday race card.Sunday, November 04, 2012
Powered by victories on Royal Delta in the Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (gr. I) and Mizdirection in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (gr. IT), Hall of Fame rider Mike Smith has won the Bill Shoemaker Award.Sunday, November 04, 2012
Comments from the connections of Mizdirection, after her win in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint.Saturday, November 03, 2012
Mizdirection provided a rumble in The Jungle at Santa Anita Nov. 3, taking the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (gr. IT) with a thrilling stretch drive in near-record time.Saturday, November 03, 2012
Mercedes Stable homebred Lady Ten had her consistency rewarded Oct. 27 when she inched away from the pack late in the $100,000 Autumn Miss Stakes (gr.IIIT) and held on to win at Santa Anita Park.Saturday, October 27, 2012
Eleven sophomore fillies will have a chance to win their first graded stakes in the $100,000 Autumn Miss Stakes (gr. IIIT) Oct. 27 on the Santa Anita Park turf.Wednesday, October 24, 2012
A game winner of the American Oaks (gr. IT) one month ago, Lady of Shamrock can make it back-to-back grade I wins when she takes on nine sophomore filly rivals in the $300,000 Del Mar Oaks (gr. IT) on the turf Aug. 18.Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Lady of Shamrock, impressive winner of the Providencia Stakes (gr. IIIT) two months ago, looks to extend her winning streak to three in the $150,000 Honeymoon Stakes (gr. IIT) at Betfair Hollywood Park June 9.Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Moving the April 14 Las Cienegas Handicap at Santa Anita from turf to the main track resulted in the grass race losing its grade III status for this year.Tuesday, April 24, 2012