Even-money choice Pontchatrain kicked off the new year with her third consecutive stakes victory on the hillside turf course at Santa Anita Park in the $200,000 Monrovia Stakes (gr. IIT) Jan. 5.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2009
Idle for more than 11 months, Kindle will put her blazing speed to the test as part of a deep field in the $200,000 Monrovia Stakes (gr. IIT) on the Santa Anita Park hillside turf course Jan. 5.
A winner of four of her five starts on the 6 1/2-furlong hillside course at Santa Anita Park, Purim's Dancer will try to earn the first graded stakes win of her career in the Senator Ken Maddy Stakes (gr. IIIT).
Grade II winner Halo Dolly looks for her first victory of the year while carrying top weight of 120 pounds in the $100,000 Wilshire Handicap (gr. IIIT) April 28, the first graded stakes of the Betfair Hollywood Park meet.
Odds-on pick Mizdirection, prepping for bigger things to come, posted her fifth consecutive win on the hillside turf course at Santa Anita Park when she captured the $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 13.
Mizdirection, undefeated in four prior starts over the hillside turf course at Santa Anita Park, towers over five other older fillies and mares in the $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 13.
Rider Gary Stevens won his second stakes race in as many days at Santa Anita when he guided Purim's Dancer to victory in the Wishing Well Stakes Feb. 10.
|Trainer||Thomas F. Proctor|
|Jockey||Gary L. Stevens|
|Owner||Donnelly, Doug, Johnsen, Corey, Kohn, Lenny and McLean, Gene|
|Breeder||Loch Lea Farm, Inc.|
|Purim's Dancer View Five-Cross Pedigree||Purim||Dynaformer|
|Zip City Dancer||City Zip|
|Dances With Quack|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||CJ Thoroughbreds||Loch Lea Farm, agent||$12,000|
|Broodmare||Bluewater Sales, agent||($195,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|Hard Not to Like|