With Jose Ortiz setting her loose three wide turning for home, Royal Lahaina pounced on the lead, opened a two-length advantage in mid-stretch, and was never threatened late in upsetting the $300,000 Go for Wand Handicap.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||Jose L. Ortiz|
|Owner||James A. Riccio|
|Royal Lahaina View Five-Cross Pedigree||Chapel Royal||Montbrook|
|Cut Class Leanne|
|Fabulous Bonus||Bonus Money (GB)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Upcountry Farm||Beau Lane Bloodstock, agent for Nighthawk Stud||$20,000|
Executiveprivilege, a two-time grade I winner last year who has been sidelined for a good portion of 2013, continues on the comeback trail when she faces seven challengers in the $300,000 Go for Wand Handicap (gr. II).
Centring, grade I-placed in three New York events this season for trainer Tom Albertrani, looks to break through with a class drop in the $200,000 Turnback the Alarm Handicap (gr. IIIT) Oct. 26 at Belmont Park.
Out from the shadow of rival Joyful Victory, Brushed by a Star has a chance to shine in the $200,000 Sixty Sails Handicap (gr. III) at Hawthorne Race Course April 20.
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|
|Game On Dude|