Headlines for Sunday, April 20, 2003

  • Deputy Cures Blues Wins Lady Angela Stakes

    Deputy Cures Blues made it look easy when she glided to the lead in Sunday's $130,875 Lady Angela Stakes at Woodbine, but fending off a stiff late challenge proved much tougher.

  • Passinetti wins the San Juan Capistrano Stakes, Sunday at Santa Anita.

    Cecil's Easter Surprise: Passinetti Wins Capistrano

    Gary Tanaka's Passinetti, a 7-year-old gelding who had been turned out for more than three years and was nearly given away to become a riding horse, became racing's resurrection story of this Easter season Sunday by winning the $400,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap (gr. IT) at Santa Anita.

  • Hennessy Notches First Aussie Group I

    Hennessy landed his first Australian group I win as his 4 year-old son Grand Armee raced to a brilliant 3 1/2 length victory in the $2.5 million (Australian funds) Doncaster Handicap on April 19.

  • Double Honor Filly Sets Pace At OBS Under Tack Show

    Wonderful Honor zipped three eighths in :33 3/5 Saturday to post the fastest work at the distance during the fourth and final session of the under tack show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's April sale of 2-year-olds in training.