Awesomemundo recovered from a poor start and gamely outdueled Love and Pride in a spirited stretch duel to win the $100,000 Allaire DuPont Distaff Stakes (gr. III) by a head May 19 at Pimlico Race Course.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2008
|Owner||Natalie J. Baffert|
|Breeder||Big Pine Thoroughbreds & Adena Springs|
|Awesomemundo View Five-Cross Pedigree||Awesome Again||Deputy Minister|
|One Fine Shweetie||Shuailaan|
|One Fine Lady|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Casa de Nuevo Farm||Hidden Brook, agent||$50,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||($245,000)|
|Broodmare||Bloodstock Investments I||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||$300,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Love and Pride, who has made it a habit of getting out to the lead, will be trying for her second stakes win of the year when she takes on eight rivals in the Allaire DuPont Distaff Stakes (gr. III).
On a three-race stakes winning streak for trainer Bob Baffert, Ellafitz will go for her first grade I victory against five opponents in the $300,000 Santa Margarita Invitational Stakes (gr. I) March 17 at Santa Anita.
|Up With the Birds|