Azul Leon became the first graded winner and the second added-money winner overall for North America's leading first crop sire, Lion Heart, with a four-length triumph in the $106,000 Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes (gr. III) July 5.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2006
- CA -Bred
|Jockey||Jose Valdivia, Jr.|
|Owner||Costello or London or Lovingier|
|Breeder||Terry C. Lovingier|
|Making Dreams View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rio Verde||Nureyev|
|River Rose (FR)|
|Living Dreams||Dancebel (GB)|
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The July 5 Hollywood Juvenile Championship Stakes (gr. III) at Hollywood Park is shaping up as a wide-open race, as 10 California-based 2-year-olds are all traveling six furlongs for the first time and looking for the first major victory of their careers.