Funfair made his way into Saturday's $2,025,000 NetJets Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) the old-fashioned way. He earned it.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2010
|Owner||Catherine M. Wills|
|Breeder||Dr. Catherine Wills|
|Funfair View Five-Cross Pedigree||More Than Ready||Southern Halo|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Mike Abraham||Claiborne Farm, agent||$19,000|
Cheveley Park Farm's English homebred Funfair, unbeaten in three starts in the United States, enjoyed a perfect run along the inside to upset Artie Schiller by a head in the $350,000 Kelso Breeders' Cup Handicap (gr. IIT) on Belmont Park's Widener turf course Sunday.
Multiple graded stakes winner Artie Schiller tunes up for a return trip to the NetJets Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) when he faces a deep field of American-based turf horses in the $350,000 Kelso Breeders' Cup Handicap (gr. IIT) at one mile on the Belmont Park turf Sunday.
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