Favored Eighttofasttocatch wins the Maryland Million Classic to highlight Maryland racing's big day.
Love That Dance
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2006
- NJ -Bred
|Trainer||Benjamin W. Perkins, Jr.|
|Love That Dance View Five-Cross Pedigree||Not For Love||Mr. Prospector|
|Broad Exchange||Broad Brush|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Broodmare||Brittlyn Stables||James B. Keogh, agent||$270,000|
The 26th Jim McKay Maryland Million attracted 111 entrants to the 11-race program which will be held Oct. 1 at Laurel Park. The total purses are worth more than $1 million.
Graded stakes placed in a pair of starts this year, Ms Vanenzza looks to break through against nine fillies and mares in the $150,000 Endine Stakes (gr. III) Aug. 20 at Delaware Park.
One Smokin' Lady, who in her last start romped to a 5 1/2-length allowance victory at Philadelphia Park, will make the jump into graded stakes company in the $100,000 Cicada (gr. III), a six-furlong sprint for 3-year-old fillies March 14 at Aqueduct.
New Farm's homebred Wild Gams, a two-time stakes winner last year, has been named 2008 New Jersey-bred Horse of the Year. Wild Gams also garnered honors as champion handicap female.