Short-priced favorite Colonel John overcame his inexperience and a rail draw in his first two-turn race to deliver a polished victory in the $105,900 Real Quiet Stakes for 2-year-olds on the Hollywood Park Cushion Track Nov. 18.
- Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
- Born 2005
- KY -Bred
|Jockey||Juan M. Gutierrez|
|Owner||Michael & Amy Feuerborn|
|Breeder||Cardinal Farm LLC|
|Gallon View Five-Cross Pedigree||Victory Gallop||Cryptoclearance|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Havens Bloodstock Agency, agent||($34,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
WinStar Farm's homebred Colonel John, a 4 1/2-length maiden winner in his last start for trainer Eoin Harty, is the likely favorite in Hollywood Park's $100,000 Real Quiet Stakes for 2-year-olds at 1 1/16 miles over the Cushion Track Nov. 18.
Undefeated Smarty Deb could be headed to the $2 million Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) after she defeated her male rivals in the $90,000 Gottstein Futurity at Emerald Downs Sept. 29 for her fourth consecutive victory.