Hard Not to Like came flying and secured her second consecutive grade I victory July 25, edging out Tepin in the final strides of the $500,000 TVG Diana Stakes (gr. IT) at Saratoga while setting a turf course record.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2010
Robert Masterson's Tepin will take on Hard Not to Like July 25 in the $500,000 TVG Diana Stakes (gr. I), both last-out grade I winners looking to add another event of the highest caliber to their resumes.
Mrs. Paul Shanahan's Waltzing Matilda provided quite a shock in the $300,000 New York Stakes (gr. IIT) June 5, taking the 1 1/2-mile turf event at Belmont Park at odds of 22-1 in her U.S. debut.
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's multiple grade I winner Stephanie's Kitten returns in the June 5 New York Stakes (gr. IIT) at Belmont Park. The daughter of Kitten's Joy won Tampa Bay's Hillsborough Stakes (gr. III) last time out.
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Two-time stakes Watsdachances hopes to get back on track when she makes her second start of the year in the $200,000 Sands Point Stakes (gr. IIT) for 3-year-old fillies at Belmont Park May 27.
|Trainer||Michael J. Maker|
|Jockey||Julien R. Leparoux|
|Owner||Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.|
|Breeder||Kenneth L. Ramsey & Sarah K. Ramsey|
|Kitten's Queen View Five-Cross Pedigree||Kitten's Joy||El Prado (IRE)|
|High Chant||War Chant|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Koji Maeda/North Hills||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$300,000|
|Mind Your Biscuits|
|Highland Reel (IRE)|
|Vale Dori (ARG)|