After favored runs in two grade 1 races on her home soil in Southern California, Kaleem Shah's homebred American Gal broke through for her first graded win on the opposite coast July 9 with a determined victory in the Victory Ride Stakes (G3).
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2014
In her fourth start, and first outside of Santa Anita Park, Gary Hartunian's Chalon impressed in a stacked Jersey Girl Stakes for 3-year-old fillies June 11 at Belmont Park.
J. Kirk and Judy Robison's Vertical Oak made the most of out of her setup at Pimlico Race Course Friday when she overtook My Miss Chiff a furlong out and kicked clear by 3 3/4-lengths in the six-furlong Miss Preakness Stakes.
|Trainer||Steven M. Asmussen|
|Jockey||Ramon A. Vazquez|
|Owner||Robison, J. Kirk and Judy|
|Vertical Oak View Five-Cross Pedigree||Giant Oak||Giant's Causeway|
|Vertical Vision||Pollard's Vision|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||J. Kirk Robison||Millennium Farms, agent||$20,000|