Euro Charline will have the services of Racing Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez when she pursues a second straight grade I victory Oct. 11 in the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes at Keeneland.
Euro Charline (GB)
- Bay Filly
- Born 2011
|Jockey||Ryan L. Moore|
|Owner||Team Valor International|
|Euro Charline (GB) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Myboycharlie (IRE)||Danetime (IRE)|
|Eurolink Artemis (GB)||Common Grounds (GB)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Old Buckenham Stud||Brookside Stud||$1,267|
|Yearling||Sc Blueberry||Old Buckenham Stud||$21,900|
Myboycharlie, already sire of a group I winner in the Southern Hemisphere, matched that feat with a member of his first European crop when 3-year-old filly Euro Charline won the Beverly D.
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Euro Charline, a stakes winner at Ascot three weeks ago, soared through the stretch under a well-timed ride by Ryan Moore to upset the $750,000 Beverly D. Stakes (gr. IT) in her U.S. debut Aug. 16 on turf at Arlington
A mix of international runners, local heroes, and proven grade I winners will tussle in the $750,000 Beverly D. (gr. IT) for fillies and mares on Arlington Park's International Festival of Racing card Aug. 16 outside Chicago.
Rizeena, a disappointing classic starter last time out, repelled strong bids from Lesstalk In Paris and Euro Charline to win the Coronation Stakes (Eng-I) for 3-year-old fillies June 20 at Royal Ascot.
Nineteen 3-year-old fillies are entered for the QIPCO One Thousand Guineas (Eng-I) May 4 at Newmarket, led by early 7-2 favorite Rizeena.