Whimsical S. (G3)

Race 8 at Woodbine on April 26, 2014

  • Grade III
  • 6 furlongs
  • $135,915
  • 4 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:09.89
Payoffs
4   Purely Hot $15.10 $5.60 $3.60
6   Spring in the Air $3.80 $2.50
2   Mekong Delta $4.30
$2 Exacta (4-6) $58.20
$2 Trifecta (4-6-2) $329.30
Order of Finish
1

Purely Hot

Pure Prize  – Wood Not

6YO Mare

$81,549
  • J:Chantal Sutherland Kruse
  • T:Tevis Q. McCauley
  • B:Dr. & Mrs. A. Leonard Pineau
  • O:Unlimited Equine, LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Pure Prize , Chestnut, 1998. Lifetime: 253 yearlings sold, median $13,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Kissin Kris , Bay, 1990.
  • Sale History: 2013 FTKNOV, $225,000.
2

Spring in the Air

Spring At Last  – Unbridled Run

4YO Filly

$32,620
  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:John C. Oxley
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Spring At Last , Dark Bay or Brown, 2003. Lifetime: 161 yearlings sold, median $9,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Unbridled , Bay, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2011 FTKFYR, $50,000; 2012 OBSMAR, $130,000.
3

Mekong Delta

Stormy Atlantic  – South Sea Blues

5YO Mare

$17,941
  • J:Gerry Olguin
  • T:Michael Mattine
  • B:Josham Farms Limited
  • O:Theodore F. Burnett
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Stormy Atlantic , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Lifetime: 670 yearlings sold, median $30,028.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cure the Blues , Bay, 1978.
  • Sale History: 2010 KEESEP, $70,000.
4

Goldstryke Glory

Second in Command  – Glory Is Forever

4YO Filly

$8,155
  • J:Slade Callaghan
  • T:Kelly L. Callaghan
  • B:Phoenix Rising Farms
  • O:Barry Holmes
5

Youcan'tcatchme

The Daddy  – Poppy's Baby Girl (GB)

5YO Mare

$2,718
  • J:Justin Stein
  • T:Sam Di Pasquale
  • B:Strouds Lane Farm
  • O:Murray Stroud
6

6YO Mare

$1,359
  • J:Luis Contreras
  • T:Alan E. Goldberg
  • B:Colts Neck Stables LLC
  • O:Richard Santulli
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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