With fresh starts to the new season, Stardom Bound and Justwhistledixie will each try to get their 4-year-old campaigns off on the right foot, as they face each other in the $150,000 El Encino Stakes (gr. I) Jan. 17
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2006
- PA -Bred
|Trainer||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|Best Lass View Five-Cross Pedigree||Werblin||Unbridled's Song|
|Roll Over Baby|
|Love At War|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Thoroughbred Management & Hartley/De Renzo Thoroughbreds||Perrone Sales, agent||$75,000|
|Yearling||Off the Hook||Crossroads Sales Agency, agent||$90,000|
|Two-year-old||Kenneth McPeek, agent||Off the Hook, agent||$120,000|
John and Glen Sikura's Serenading drew away from Morena in midstretch to win the the $160,950 Falls City Handicap (gr. II) by three lengths on Thanksgiving Day at Churchill Downs.
Godolphin Racing's Flashing, a winner of four of six starts this season including the grade I Test Stakes, has a clear edge over a full field of 3-year-old fillies in the $300,000 Lexus Raven Run (gr. II) Oct. 24 at Keeneland.
A field of only four or five opponents is shaping up to face Golden Rod (gr. II) winner Rachel Alexandra in the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (gr. II), which is scheduled for March 14 at Fair Grounds.