Carolyn's Cat won the expected early speed duel from Dill Or No Dill and then never looked back, going wire-to-wire for a 3 3/4-length victory in the $100,000 Cicada Stakes (gr. III) March 15 on the inner dirt course at Aqueduct.
Dill Or No Dill
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2005
Contessa's entries are True Intentions and Ready for Fortune, who will be coupled for owner Dennis Narlinger, and Dill Or No Dill, who won a six-furlong event at Aqueduct in her sophomore debut.
Dill Or No Dill left no doubts as to who was best in the $81,475 Ruthless Stakes by winning the six-furlong race for 3-year-old fillies by 5 1/2 lengths at Aqueduct Jan. 6.
|Trainer||Gary C. Contessa|
|Jockey||Ramon A. Dominguez|
|Owner||Winning Move Stable, Ravenwood Stable, Moirano, et al|
|Breeder||James M. Herbener Jr.|
|Dill Or No Dill View Five-Cross Pedigree||Evansville Slew||Slew City Slew|
|Sapphire Halo||Southern Halo|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Baccari Bloodstock, agent||James M. Herbener Jr., agent||$22,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Baccari Bloodstock||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$17,000|
|Broodmare||Grey Flight||Baccari Bloodstock, agent||$5,500|