Defending victor Wigmore Hall, recent grade II winner Forte Dei Marmi, and Woodbine Oaks heroine Irish Mission top a field of eight for the $500,000 Northern Dancer Turf Stakes Presented by Vtech at Woodbine Sept. 16.
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Michael J. Doyle|
|Owner||Dura Racing and M. J. Doyle Racing Stables Ltd.|
|Celtic Conviction View Five-Cross Pedigree||Strut the Stage||Theatrical (IRE)|
|All My Lovin'||Cat's Career|
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Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
It was jockey Luis Contreras' day at Woodbine when favored Pender Harbour got up by a nose to win the $512,764 Breeders' Stakes Aug. 7, making the rider the first to win the Canadian Triple Crown on more than one horse.
Luis Contreras will attempt to become the first jockey to win all three jewels of Canada's Triple Crown with different horses when he rides Pender Harbour in the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes on the Woodbine turf Aug. 7.
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