The $150,000 Chilukki Stakes (gr. II), which attracted a well-matched field of 12 fillies and mares, promises to help get the Breeders' Cup World Championships program off to a good betting start at Churchill Downs Nov. 6.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2006
|Trainer||Thomas M. Amoss|
|Jockey||Perry Wayne Ouzts|
|Owner||Gold Mark Farm LLC|
|Breeder||McKee Stables Inc|
|Double Espresso View Five-Cross Pedigree||Medaglia d'Oro||El Prado (IRE)|
|Second Strike||Fast Play|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Todd Quast, agent for Goldmark||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$160,000|
Julien Leparoux, the 2009 Eclipse Award winner as America's top jockey who has dominated the standings the past four years at Churchill Downs, will be a busy man next weekend with 12 Breeders' Cup mounts.
Martin Racing Stable and Dan Morgan's Dubai Majesty will try to defend her title in the Winning Colors Stakes (gr. III) but will have to face grade I winner Hot Dixie Chick, who is the lone 3-year-old in the sprint.
|Will Take Charge|
|Vicar's in Trouble|