Victorina will confront 10 rivals when she heads postward as the 116-pound highweight in the $175,000 Chicago Breeders' Cup Handicap (gr. III) at Arlington Park June 16.
- Dark Bay or Brown Mare
- Born 2002
- IL -Bred
|Jockey||Rene R. Douglas|
|Owner||Bob and Nancy Bartels|
|Bluesbdancing View Five-Cross Pedigree||Golden Gear||Gulch|
|Casino Blues||Thirty Six Red|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Bill Fuccillo||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$27,000|
|Two-year-old||Nancy and Bob Bartels||Indian Prairie Ranch, agent||$65,000|
|Broodmare prospect||Legacy Bloodstock, agent||($95,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Jockey Larry Sterling Jr. scored a double in the seventh annual Prairie State Festival, Arlington Park's six-race showcase for Illinois-bred Thoroughbreds. Both of the the veteran local rider's victories came on horses he was not originally slated to ride.
Jockey Larry Sterling Jr. won three of the six six stakes races for Illinois runners contested at Hawthorne on Saturday during the Illinois Festival.