Following up on a runner-up effort at Royal Ascot in June, well-traveled Sunset Glow dominated the field in the $200,000 Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) at Del Mar Aug. 6, leading all the way for a 3 1/4-length victory.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2012
|Trainer||J. Keith Desormeaux|
|Jockey||Kent J. Desormeaux|
|Owner||Big Chief Racing, LLC|
|Breeder||Nicholas M. Lotz, Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings LLC & Betsy Kelley|
|La Grange View Five-Cross Pedigree||Curlin||Smart Strike|
|Jennie R.||Awesome Again|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Big Chief Racing||Lane's End, agent for Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings, et al.||$17,000|
Sunset Glow, runner-up in a group III test that drew 21 competitors at Royal Ascot in June, returns to action for trainer Wesley Ward in the $200,000 Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) Aug. 6 at Del Mar.
Story to Tell won for the second time in three starts, beating favored Bad Read Sanchez in the $98,000 Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes July 13 at Los Alamitos Race Course on closing day of the Summer Thoroughbred Festival.