Off the board in last month's Kentucky Oaks (gr. I), Ailalea and Age of Humor both look to rebound in the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes (gr. III) May 29 at Churchill Downs.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2007
Westrock Stable's Decelerator and Jay Em Ess Stable's Rapid Racer head a field of seven talented 3-year-old fillies going six furlongs in the $50,000 Dixie Belle Stakes as Oaklawn opens its 54-day meet Jan. 15.
Trainer Dale Romans unleashed a true "Star of Tomorrow" in the 2008 Pocahontas (gr. III) when Sara Louise romped to victory by 3 3/4 lengths over Rachel Alexandra. On Nov. 1, Romans hopes history repeats itself when he saddles Jerry Romans' Sassy Image in the $100,000 event for 2-year-old fillies. A full field of 13 was drawn.
|Trainer||Steven M. Asmussen|
|Breeder||John James Revocable Trust|
|Vertical Vision View Five-Cross Pedigree||Pollard's Vision||Carson City|
|Caney Creek||Service Stripe|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Tom McCrocklin||Legacy Bloodstock, agent||$17,000|
|Yearling||Rising Star Interests||Legacy Bloodstock, agent||$17,500|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Millennium Farms||Bluewater Sales, agent for Heiligbrodt Racing Stable Dispersal||$77,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Millennium Farms||Millennium Farms, agent||$15,000|