After finally breaking through with her first stakes victory in the Beverly Hills Handicap (gr. IIT), the consistent Black Mamba finds herself as the likely favorite for the $400,000 John C. Mabee Handicap (gr. IT) on the Del Mar turf Aug. 3.
- Bay Mare
- Born 2002
- FL -Bred
|Jockey||David Romero Flores|
|Owner||Robert A. Alexander|
|Placid Lake View Five-Cross Pedigree||Greenwood Lake||Meadowlake|
|Fortune Forty Four||Fortunate Prospect|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Broodmare||John Lossen, agent||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||$320,000|
Tough Tiz's Sis, who has given undefeated Zenyatta her two most difficult tests, is back to try once again for trainer Bob Baffert in the $300,000 Clement L. Hirsch Handicap (gr. II) over Del Mar's Polytrack racing surface Aug. 2.
Although fewer horses were sold, the two-day Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale posted increases in gross, average, and median during its opening session Feb. 10 at the sale company's Newtown Paddocks near Lexington.