With Big Drama sitting this one out, the $150,000 Holy Bull Stakes (gr. III) at Gulfstream Park Jan. 31 will highlight the return of graded stakes winners Beethoven and West Side Bernie, as well as a gate full of new 3-year-old prospects.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2006
|Trainer||William S. Meister|
|Owner||Black Diamond Stable (Carol Copeland)|
|Breeder||G. Watts Humphrey Jr. & Louise I. Humphrey|
|Idol Maker View Five-Cross Pedigree||Empire Maker||Unbridled|
|Costume Party||Storm Cat|
|Now That's Funny|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Todd A. Pletcher, agent||Lane's End, agent||$310,000|
Two rocket ships will be launched at Gulfstream Park on Thursday, and don't be surprised if a few of the passengers wind up landing in Louisville on the first Saturday in May.
While the grade I, $300,000 Cigar Mile is the premier feature on the Nov. 29 card at Aqueduct, 2-year-olds will also be in the spotlight with the 87th renewal of the Demoiselle (gr. II) for fillies and the 95th running of the Remsen (gr. II) for juvenile colts and geldings.