TURFWAY PARK, Florence, KY
|1||Summer Soiree||Margin: 10¾||TrueNicks: D||$58,900|
2008 | Bay Filly | War Front - Mazel Tov, Mazel Trick
Sire: War Front , Bay, 2002. Lifetime: 128 yearlings sold, median $42,000.
Broodmare Sire: Mazel Trick, Chestnut, 1995. In 2009: 1.24 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2009 Select Yearling Sale, ($72,000).
Keeneland Association November 2008 Breeding Stock Sale, ($70,000).
|2||Harlan's Ruby||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: A++||$19,000|
2008 | Bay Filly | Harlan's Holiday - Smiling Eyes, Saint Ballado
Sire: Harlan's Holiday , Bay, 1999. Raced 3 years. 22 starts, 9 wins, $3,632,664. Lifetime: 382 yearlings sold, median $56,500.
Broodmare Sire: Saint Ballado, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
Keeneland Association November 2012 Breeding Stock Sale, $240,000.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall 2009 Yearling Sale, $40,000.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2009 Select Yearling Sale, ($35,000).
Keeneland Association November 2008 Breeding Stock Sale, ($55,000).
|3||Suave Voir Faire||Margin: head||TrueNicks: C+||$9,500|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Filly | Suave - Avie's Song, Lord Avie
Sire: Suave, Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 90 yearlings sold, median $5,000.
Broodmare Sire: Lord Avie, Bay, 1978.
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall, 2011 Mixed Sale, $55,000.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company Selected Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, ($37,000).
Fasig-Tipton Kentucky 2009 Select Yearling Sale, $30,000.
Scratched: Jelly Cable.
|1||Summer Soiree||Gabriel Saez||J. Larry Jones|
|2||Harlan's Ruby||Perry Wayne Ouzts||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|3||Suave Voir Faire||Junior Alvarado||D. Michael Smithwick, Jr.|
|4||Lilacs and Lace||Javier Castellano||John P. Terranova, II|
|5||Kitten's Dancer||Victor Lebron||Michael J. Maker|
|6||Marion Ravenwood||Alan Garcia||H. Graham Motion|
|7||Angelica Zapata||Irwin J. Rosendo||Ronald Pellegrini|
|8||Readybdancing||Leandro R. Goncalves||Terrel Gore|
|9||Touch Screen||John McKee||Ryan D. Walsh|
|10||Proud House||Thomas L. Pompell||Mark Hubley|
Jim Covello has enjoyed a good deal of success since getting into Thoroughbred ownership a decade ago, but he's hoping Falling Sky provides the icing on the cake in the May 4 Kentucky Derby.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Aidan O'Brien noted that Lines of Battle was sent to Dubai with the specific purpose of picking up Kentucky Derby-qualifying points offered in the race, and he earned 100 points, assuring him a spot in the starting gate.Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Team Valor International has hired Rick Mettee to train all of its North American-based racehorses, replacing Graham Motion, the partnership group announced April 5.Friday, April 05, 2013
Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners and Tanourin Stable's Silsita upset heavily favored Pure Fun and survived a stretch duel with 31-1 shot Marathon Lady to take the $100,000 Fathead Bourbonette Oaks at Turfway Park March 23.Saturday, March 23, 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
Grade I winner Summer Soiree wrapped up her racing career by passing the $500,000 earnings plateau and adding to her grade I credentials with a third-place finish in the Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) Nov. 25.Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Better Lucky gave Godolphin Racing another grade I victory when she registered a 35-1 shocker in an adventurous renewal of the $250,000 Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) on the turf Nov. 25 at Betfair Hollywood Park.Sunday, November 25, 2012
Dayatthespa, who has won five in a row at three different tracks, will try to keep her streak alive in the $250,000 Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) Nov. 25 at Betfair Hollywood Park.Friday, November 23, 2012
Jenny Wiley Stakes winner Daisy Devine will face fellow grade I winners Tapitsfly and Summer Soiree when she starts in the First Lady Stakes Oct. 6 at Keeneland Race Course.Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Favored Zagora found firm going much to her liking in capturing the $250,000 Ballston Spa Stakes (gr. IIT), presented by Jose Cuervo, in record time on the inner turf course Aug. 25 at Saratoga Race Course.Saturday, August 25, 2012
Grade I winner Summer Soiree, last seen finishing second in the Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) last November, makes her 2012 debut in the $250,000 Ballston Spa Stakes Presented by Jose Cuervo (gr. IIT) on Saratoga's inner turf.Wednesday, August 22, 2012
In Lingerie destroyed an overmatched group of 3-year-old fillies in the $100,000 Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III), leading a one-two finish for trainer Todd Pletcher March 24 at Turfway Park.Saturday, March 24, 2012
Newtown Anner Stud's More Than Love will carry top weight and figures the one to beat in the $100,000 Bourbonette Oaks (gr. III) March 22 at Turfway Park.Thursday, March 22, 2012
Star Billing, advancing along the inside for Victor Espinoza, edged away from front-running Summer Soiree for her first grade I victory in the $250,000 Matriarch Stakes (gr. IT) at Hollywood Park Nov. 25.Friday, November 25, 2011
Trainer Graham Motion, fresh off a grade I win in the Hollywood Turf Cup, guns for another at Hollywood Park when he sends out three entrants in the $250,000 Matriarch Stakes on the turf Nov. 25.Sunday, November 20, 2011
Coming right back off just seven days rest, European invader Together outlasted Marketing Mix to win the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (gr. IT) Oct. 15 at Keeneland.Sunday, October 16, 2011
The iron filly Together was scheduled to return to Ireland Oct. 16, a day after her impressive 1 1/4-length victory in the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes (gr. IT).Sunday, October 16, 2011
Jason, Evan, and Tim Holland of TwinSpires.com handicap the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup S. at Keeneland this week.Thursday, October 13, 2011
It will be speed vs. closing power as Summer Soiree and Winter Memories clash.Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor, and Derrick Smith's Together, who rallied to finish second in the Oct. 8 First Lady (gr. IT), will remain at Keeneland this week for a run in the Oct. 15 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.Sunday, October 09, 2011
An overflow field of 14 3-year-old fillies was entered for $100,000 Pucker Up Stakes (gr. IIIT) Sept. 17 at Arlington Park.Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Awesome Gem, Royal Delta, Summer Soiree, and more.Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Barry Irwin reached a significant milestone when Summer Soiree prevailed in the Aug. 20 Del Mar Oaks (gr. I). Irwin is in his 25th season syndicating and managing racehorses, and Summer Soiree is his 25th grade I winner.Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Summer Soiree went west in pursuit of her first grade I victory and the favorite had just enough left in the final jumps to nip fast-closing Star Billing and Nereid in the the $250,000 Del Mar Oaks Aug. 20.Saturday, August 20, 2011
Off a scintillating win in the Boiling Springs Stakes (gr. IIIT) in her turf debut, Summer Soiree ships cross-country for the $250,000 Del Mar Oaks (gr. IT) against a quality field Aug. 20.Wednesday, August 17, 2011