After winning the 2015 Last Tycoon (gr. IIIT) at the distance by 3 1/4 lengths at odds of 42-1, the 6-year-old son of Sageburg wowed again at 10 furlongs May 29 in the $200,000 Charles Whittingham Stakes (gr. IIT).
Play Hard to Get
- Chestnut Gelding
- Born 2011
Trainer Peter Miller was forward about his intentions bringing grade I winner Finnegans Wake back off a nearly nine-month layoff last time out in the Thunder Road Stakes (gr. IIIT), which was a prep for bigger and better things.
What a View showed some versatility April 9 to secure his fourth straight victory on the Santa Anita Park turf.
A group of world travelers will enter the gate for the $100,000 Last Tycoon Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 25, including last year's winner of the 1 1/4-mile turf test at Santa Anita Park, Chilean-bred Quick Casablanca.
A year and a half after his last stakes race, Ashleyluvssugar broke through for his first graded stakes win in the $200,000 San Luis Rey Stakes (gr. IIT) March 21 at Santa Anita Park.
Finnegans Wake, the 6-year-old son of Powerscourt, will look to extend his grade II turf winning streak to four in the $200,000 San Luis Rey Stakes (gr. IIT) going 1 1/2 miles March 21 at Santa Anita Park.
|Trainer||J. Eric Kruljac|
|Jockey||Kent J. Desormeaux|
|Owner||Kings River Ranch|
|Breeder||Catesby W. Clay Investment LLC|
|Play Hard to Get View Five-Cross Pedigree||Purim||Dynaformer|
|French Jeannette||French Deputy|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Laguna Seca Ranch||Runnymede Farm, agent||$28,000|