A full field of fillies and mares -- highlighted by multiple graded stakes winner Acoma -- will go postward in the Locust Grove Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs July 3.
- Dark Bay or Brown Filly
- Born 2006
At the moment, trainer Hal Wiggins is resisting the temptation to seriously consider racing Rachel Alexandra against the boys. But, if the ultra-talented filly should put on another scintillating performance in the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (gr. II) March 14, Higgins admits the plot would thicken.
L and M Partners' Rachel Alexandra looms as the 4-5 morning line choice when facing five rivals in the 43rd running of the $400,000 grade II Fair Grounds Oaks for 3-year-old fillies March 14 at Fair Grounds.
For the third time in nine weeks, Cindy Jones' Just Jenda and Heiligbrodt Racing Stable's Four Gifts will have a showdown as they head a field of eight 3-year-old fillies in the $150,000 Silverbulletday Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 7 at Fair Grounds.
|Trainer||Barbara J. Minshall|
|Owner||Ann Lorenson Lynch|
|Breeder||Ann Lorenson Lynch|
|War Tigress View Five-Cross Pedigree||War Chant||Danzig|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||F. Thomas Conway||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$80,000|