Turf test draws a talented and deep field of 2-year-old fillies from U.S. and Europe
- Gray or Roan Filly
- Born 2012
The depth of talent this year is unprecedented in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT) with 19 fillies pre-entered.
America looks to have a powerful contingent this year to turn back the Europeans in this year's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT).
Two-time Horse of the Year worked five furlongs on the turf Sept. 23 in 1:01.20.
Odds-on favorite Sunset Glow bulled her way between horses at the top of the stretch to get the lead and repelled the determined rally of Her Emmynency to capture the $300,000 Del Mar Debutante (gr. I) Aug. 30.
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Sunset Glow handled her rivals in the Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) with consummate ease last time, and she is a standout among the field of untried 2-year-old fillies entered for the $300,000 Del Mar Debutante (gr. I) Aug. 30.
Following up on a runner-up effort at Royal Ascot in June, well-traveled Sunset Glow dominated the field in the $200,000 Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) at Del Mar Aug. 6, leading all the way for a 3 1/4-length victory.
Sunset Glow, runner-up in a group III test that drew 21 competitors at Royal Ascot in June, returns to action for trainer Wesley Ward in the $200,000 Sorrento Stakes (gr. II) Aug. 6 at Del Mar.
|Trainer||Wesley A. Ward|
|Owner||Ten Broeck Farm|
|Breeder||Gayla Rankin/GLR Ranch|
|Sunset Glow View Five-Cross Pedigree||Exchange Rate||Danzig|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Stonereath Stud, agent||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$60,000|
|Yearling||Ben McElroy, agent||Eaton Sales, agent||$140,000|
|Just The Judge (IRE)|