Southwest Stakes (gr. III) winner Tapiture got back to serious work the morning of March 2 at Oaklawn Park as he prepares to make his next stop along the Triple Crown trail in the $600,000 Rebel Stakes (gr. II).
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2011
|Trainer||Brad H. Cox|
|Jockey||Jesus Lopez Castanon|
|Breeder||Thoroughbred Legends Racing Stable|
|Dunkin Bend View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dunkirk||Unbridled's Song|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Indian Creek, agent||VanMeter Sales, agent||$21,000|
|Yearling||Kusnadi Halim||Indian Creek, agent for Iroquois Bloodstock VI||$53,000|
|Two-year-old||Michael Langford||Wavertree Stables, agent||$110,000|
After tracking the leaders through the turn, Michael Langford's Dunkin Bend rallied three wide turning for home on his way to a clear victory in the $96,000 Sapling Stakes (gr. III) Sept. 1 at Monmouth Park.
After disappointing in the Sanford Stakes (gr. II) as the favorite, Debt Ceiling attempts to rebound in the $100,000 Sapling Stakes (gr. III) Sept. 1 at Monmouth Park.