Room Service appreciated some extra ground as she rallied from last to first to deny favored Candy Kitty in the $100,000 Herecomesthebride Stakes (gr. IIIT) March 2 on the Gulfstream Park turf.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2011
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||Edgar S. Prado|
|Candy Kitty View Five-Cross Pedigree||Lemon Drop Kid||Kingmambo|
|Worthy Cat||Tale of the Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Frank Brothers, agent for Starlight Racing||Brookdale Sales, agent for Jack Swain||$185,000|
Leading Gulfstream Park trainer Todd Pletcher saddles top-weighted Candy Kitty for the $100,000 Herecomesthebride Stakes (gr. IIIT), one of nine sophomore fillies set to contest the 1 1/8-mile turf event March 2.
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Starlight Racing's Candy Kitty charged through an opening to the outside of battling front-runners and kicked clear to win the $100,000 Ginger Brew Stakes for 3-year-old fillies Jan. 5 at Gulfstream Park.
Just more than five weeks after securing the first stakes win of her career in an off-the-turf edition of the Wait a While Stakes, Candy Kitty will return to grass racing Jan. 5 at Gulfstream Park in the Ginger Brew Stakes.
Somewhere in the 12-horse field of the $200,000 Miss Grillo Stakes (gr. IIIT) one would think there is a budding turf star who will have a major impact on the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT).