Looking fresh as a daisy, California Flag humbled his rivals in the $100,000 San Simeon Handicap (gr. IIIT) with a front-running 2 1/4-length victory on the hillside turf course at Santa Anita April 21.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
|Trainer||Patrick L. Biancone|
|Jockey||Jose Valdivia, Jr.|
|Owner||Saleh Y. Al-Homaizi|
|Breeder||Crandon Park Stud|
|Sayif (IRE) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Kheleyf||Green Desert|
|Sewards Folly (GB)||Rudimentary|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Grove Stud||Silfield Bloodstock, agent||$176,983|
|Yearling||Tony Nerses||Grove Stud||$428,001|
Right One, winner of the Jaipur Stakes (gr. IIIT) in July, returns as the one to beat in the $100,000 Cliff Hanger (gr. IIIT) Sept. 4 at Monmouth Park.
Yummy With Butter, winning his first race in nearly two years, ran away from Sayif late to take the Oceanport Stakes on the Monmouth Park lawn july 31.
Locally-based Get Serious has been off form this season but will try to get back to his winning ways when he goes for his third straight victory in the $200,000 Oceanport Stakes (gr. IIIT) July 31 at Monmouth Park.
Favored Bushranger earned his second group I win for trainer David Wachman when he overtook Sayif approaching the final furlong en route to a 2 1/4-length triumph in the Shadwell Middle Park Stakes for 2-year-olds at Newmarket Oct. 3.