Meadowood caught pacesetter Brewing nearing the sixteenth pole and shook clear to a three-length win the $100,000 Chick Lang Stakes for 3-year-old sprinters May 17 at Pimlico Race Course.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2011
|Trainer||Neil J. Howard|
|Owner||Lane's End Racing|
|Breeder||W. S. Farish|
|Class Leader View Five-Cross Pedigree||Smart Strike||Mr. Prospector|
|Classy 'n Smart|
|Class Kris||Kris S.|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Lane's End, agent||($185,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Given the colt's Chicago connections, it's not surprising Bob Baffert would send Midnight Hawk to the April 19 Illinois Derby at Hawthorne. As for his plans from there on out, you'll have to read between the lines.
Five days after American-based 3-year-olds went seven furlongs in the Hutcheson and San Vicente Stakes, those based in Dubai will attempt the same distance in a prep for the UAE Two Thousand Guineas at Nad Al Sheeba Thursday. As Godolphin sends out three horses, the race may have some impact on the American Triple Crown scene.
|V. E. Day|