2007 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf

Lahudood scores an upset victory in the Filly and Mare Turf.

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Out of the gate, Precious Kitten (12) and Argentina (7) battled for the lead.

Photo: Rick Samuels

With a bold move, Simply Perfect took the lead at the half.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

But, she had trouble on the turn..

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

and ended up at the outside rail.

Photo: Rick Samuels

Argentina inherited the lead, but Lahudood was looming large.

Photo: Rick Samuels

She took control at the head of the stretch.

Photo: Eliot J. Schechter

And began to roll,

Photo: Eliot J. Schechter

Pulling away,

Photo: Skip Dickstein

And leaving the field behind.

Photo: Dave Harmon

Honey Ryder and Passage of Time came on the scene too late to stop Lahudood.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Honey Ryder finished 2nd, an improvement over last year's 3rd place.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

And Passage of Time was 3rd.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Lahudood powers home.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Alan Garcia can feel the victory now.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Time to celebrate.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

The smile says it all.

Photo: Dave Harmon

The blanket of flowers fits just right.

Photo: Skip Dickstein

Savoring the moment.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

The Winner's Circle Celebration

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

A well deserved pat for Lahudood.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Back to the barn. What mud?

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

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