Groupie Doll shot down any criticism she wasn't the same this year with a game off-the-pace victory in the $1 million Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park Nov. 2.
- Gray or Roan Filly
- Born 2009
|Trainer||Kiaran P. McLaughlin|
|Owner||Godolphin Racing, LLC Lessee|
|Dance Card View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tapit||Pulpit|
|Tap Your Heels|
|Tempting Note||Editor's Note|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Vision Sales 2010||McMillin Sales||$67,000|
|Two-year-old||John Ferguson||Stephens Thoroughbreds, agent for Vision Racing & Sales||$750,000|
Turtle Bird Stable's Cluster of Stars improved her undefeated record to six wins at the cost of Dance to Bristol in the $300,000 Gallant Bloom Handicap (gr. III) Sept. 21 at Belmont Park.
Dance to Bristol returns to Belmont Park for the $300,000 Gallant Bloom Handicap (gr. II) on Sept. 21 to prep for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. I), and a salty field of eight other 4-year-old fillies awaits her.
Favored Dance Card shook off the Puerto Rican challenger My Wandy's Girl leaving the turn for home and cruised to an open-lengths triumph in the $350,000 Gazelle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Aqueduct Racetrack Nov. 24.
Nine days after My Wandy's Girl won the Pentelis Stakes in her introduction to racing in the continental 48 states, her connections will wheel her back for a stiffer test -- the $350,000 Gazelle Stakes.