Neither the Black-Eyed Susan nor the Pimlico Special lost any horses to scratches, and it is those two races where I plan to take my biggest stands not only today but also the whole weekend. read blog
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Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) winner Euphrosyne will not be entered in the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), trainer Asmussen confirmed April 22.
Euphrosyne and Kiss Moon -- fillies aiming at the Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) -- went to the track at Churchill Downs April 21 and breezed in preparation for the May 2 filly counterpart to the Kentucky Derby.
Sugar Shock atoned for her disqualification in the Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) a month earlier with a gate-to-wire win in the $400,000 Fantasy Stakes (gr. III) April 5 at Oaklawn Park.
The $400,000 Fantasy Stakes (gr. III) April 5 at Oaklawn Park will provide Repole Stable's Stopchargingmaria an excellent opportunity to rebound off a dull effort in the Davona Dale Stakes (gr. II).
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Euphrosyne was awarded the win in the $150,000 Honeybee Stakes (gr. III) March 8 after first-place finisher Sugar Shock was disqualified for interference in the Oaklawn Park stretch.
The major prep for the grade II Fantasy Stakes April 5 drew mostly up-and-coming locally based fillies, but it is the two shippers -- Please Explainand Taris -- who may be the most intriguing.
|Trainer||Martin D. Wolfson|
|Owner||Campbell, Gillian S., Stayer, Ralph, Stayer, Shelly, Clark, Dan and Skoda, Greg|
|Breeder||WinStar Farm, LLC|
|Euphrosyne View Five-Cross Pedigree||Harlan's Holiday||Harlan|
|Christmas in Aiken|
|Three Graces||Doneraile Court|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||James B. Keogh, agent||($47,000)|
|Two-year-old||Niall Brennan Stables, agent||($185,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.