Matron S. (G2)

Race 9 at Belmont Park on September 19, 2009

  • Grade II
  • 7 furlongs
  • $250,000
  • 2 yo Fillies
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:23.07
Payoffs
  Awesome Maria $9.50 $5.60 $4.10
  Touching Beauty $14.60 $8.40
  Worship the Moon $12.40
$2 Exacta (4-3) $133.00
$2 Trifecta (4-3-1) $1,981.00
$2 Superfecta (4-3-1-2) $11,243.00
Order of Finish
1

Awesome Maria

Maria's Mon  – Discreetly Awesome

2YO

$150,000
  • J:Cornelio H. Velasquez
  • T:Stanley M. Hough
  • B:Mrs. E. Paul Robsham
  • O:E. Paul Robsham Stables LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Maria's Mon , Gray or Roan, 1993. Lifetime: 496 yearlings sold, median $47,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Awesome Again , Bay, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2013 KEENOV, $4,000,000.
2

Touching Beauty

Tapit  – Victory Road

2YO

$50,000
  • J:Edgar S. Prado
  • T:James A. Jerkens
  • B:Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. & Winchell Thoroughbreds
  • O:Gainesway Stable, Cornacchia, Joseph, M.
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 552 yearlings sold, median $172,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Ikari , Bay, 1991.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEEJAN, $35,000; 2009 FTF2YO, $235,000; 2012 KEEJAN, $450,000; 2014 KEENOV, $800,000.
3

Worship the Moon

Malibu Moon  – Evangelizer

2YO

$25,000
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Mark Shuman
  • B:Town & Country Farms Corp.
  • O:Golden Dome Stable
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Malibu Moon , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 746 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Saint Ballado , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEESEP, $40,000.
4

Southern Truth

Yes It's True  – Uncontrollable

2YO

$12,500
  • J:Jose Lezcano
  • T:Jason Servis
  • B:Herbert I. Moelis
  • O:Bill and Vicki Poston
5

Heavenly Landing

Pulpit  – Peace River Lady

2YO

$7,500
  • J:Ramon A. Dominguez
  • T:Eddie Kenneally
  • B:Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.
  • O:Lally Stable
6

Dashing Debby

Medaglia d'Oro  – Marquet Rent

2YO

$1,250
  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:New Life Farm, Inc.
  • O:Stonestreet Stables
7

Speightful Lady

Speightstown  – England's Rose

2YO

$1,250
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Grapestock LLC
  • O:Eldon Farm
8

Worstcasescenario

Forbidden Apple  – Stacie's Halo

2YO

$1,250
  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Richard A. Violette, Jr.
  • B:Arthur I. Appleton
  • O:Klaravich Stables, Lawrence, William, H.
9

Babai Baby

Value Plus  – Babai Danzig

2YO

$1,250
  • J:Rajiv Maragh
  • T:John C. Kimmel
  • B:Liberation Farm & Stonewall Farm
  • O:Stonewall Stallions Racing
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