Presious Passion's first start since his game front-running win in the United Nations (gr. IT) one month ago highlights seven stakes races worth a total of $800,000 that support the $1 million Haskell Invitational (gr. I) at Monmouth Park Aug. 3.
- Bay Mare
- Born 2003
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Martin D. Wolfson|
|Jockey||Jermaine V. Bridgmohan|
|Owner||Howard Roberts Farm|
|Breeder||River Bend Farm & Robert N. Clay|
|Dancing Band View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dixieland Band||Northern Dancer|
|Miss Ra He Ra||Rahy|
|Glimmer of Gold|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Milltown Stud||Three Chimneys Sales, agent for River Bend Farm and Robert N. Clay||$60,000|
|Yearling||Woods Edge Farm, agent||($75,000)|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||E.A. Blythe, agent||Paramount Sales, agent||$250,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($145,000)|
|Broodmare||Fleetwood Bloodstock||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$85,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Dancing Band, a 4-year-old daughter of Dixieland Band, brought $250,000 to top Monday's concluding session of the Fasig-Tipton Winter Mixed Sale at the Lexington pavilion.
Lawrence Goichman's homebred 3-year-old filly J'ray, coming off a closing second-place finish at Churchill Downs, appears to be rounding into top form for Saturday's $100,000 Frances A. Genter (gr. IIIT) at Calder Race Course.
Arindel Farm's Wait a While ran her winning streak to three with an easy 4 3/4-length in the $150,000 Lake Placid (gr. IIT) on the inner turf course at Saratoga Friday.