Taking advantage of a suicidal speed duel, H. Gus King's 12-1 shot Sir Five Star rallied wide from off the pace to win the $50,000 Mountain Valley Stakes for 3-year-olds by 8 1/2 lengths before a crowd of 11,809 Saturday at Oaklawn Park.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2004
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Juan D. Arias|
|Jockey||Pedro Monterrey, Jr.|
|Owner||K. K. and V. D. Jayaraman|
|Breeder||Pandora Farms, LLC|
|Irish Dreamer View Five-Cross Pedigree||Sahm||Mr. Prospector|
|Sister Elizabeth||Irish River (FR)|
|My Girl Rodes|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Mrs. Devi Jayaraman||Casse Sales, agent||$1,500|
Irish Dreamer, a $1,500 Ocala Breeders' Sale colt, stormed to a decisive upset victory in the $50,000 Dixieland Stakes on opening day at Oaklawn Park Friday before a crowd of 20,070.
First Regent will make his first start for trainer Randy Morse and main client Mike Langford in the $50,000 Dixieland Stakes, the headliner on Oaklawn Park's 2007 opening day program Friday.