The 32nd running of the $100,000 Gardenia Stakes (gr. III) at Ellis Park Aug. 10 will mark 2012 champion female sprinter Groupie Doll's 5-year-old debut.
Twice the Lady
- Bay Filly
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Steven M. Asmussen|
|Jockey||Ricardo Santana, Jr.|
|Owner||Dubb, Michael, Grant, Stuart, Aisquith, Gary and Akman, Scott K.|
|Breeder||Edmond A. Hudon & Sharon Hudon|
|Twice the Lady View Five-Cross Pedigree||Quiet American||Fappiano|
|Catherine's Crown||Chief's Crown|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||WinStar Farm||Lane's End, agent||$350,000|
David Blethen's Withgreatpleasure skimmed the rail around the turn, then held on for a three-quarter-length victory over favorite My Wandy's Girl in the Ruffian Handicap (gr. II) April 6 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Funnys Approval will try to again take her game on the road attempting to extend her four-race win streak April 6 in the $250,000 Ruffian Handicap (gr. II) at Aqueduct Racetrack.
The June 30 Eatontown Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Monmouth Park has attracted a diverse group of fillies and mares, with graded stakes winners Ruthenia, Heavenly Landing, and Unbridled Humor being the standouts.