Don't Tell Sophia has sailed through the early part of 2014, but faces a stout test March 15 in the $200,000 Azeri Stakes (gr. II) against multiple grade I winner Close Hatches, On Fire Baby, and Flashy American.
- Gray or Roan Filly
- Born 2009
|Trainer||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|Jockey||Terry J. Thompson|
|Owner||Preston Stables LLC (Art Preston)|
|Breeder||H & W Thoroughbreds|
|Flashy American View Five-Cross Pedigree||Flashy Bull||Holy Bull|
|Inn Between||Quiet American|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Rocky One||Hunter Valley Farm, agent||$5,000|
Becky Winemiller's Wine Princess again proved her affinity for Churchill Downs with a strong victory in the $150,000 Falls City Handicap (gr. II) Nov. 28 at the Kentucky track.
A trio of contenders for the Nov. 29 Clark Handicap (gr. I)--Golden Ticket, Bourbon Courage, and Finnegans Wake--turned in their final works Nov. 23 for the premiere race of Churchill's autumn meet.
Penn Ridge Farms in Harrisburg, Pa. has added grade I winner Flashy Bull to its stallion roster for the 2014 season. The son of Holy Bull will stand for $4,500.
Spendthrift Farm's Beholder and grade I winner Joyful Victory head a field of eight fillies and mares entered for the $250,000 Zenyatta Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 28 at Santa Anita Park.
Departing, Solitary Ranger, Pants On Fire, Groupie Doll, and more. View Slideshow
Content to track surprising leader Sea Island through slow fractions early, Authenticity surged past turning for home on her way to winning the $200,000 Shuvee Handicap (gr. III) July 20 at Saratoga.