Athenia S. (G3T)

Race 9 at Belmont Park on October 15, 2011

  • Grade III
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:44.17
Payoffs
6   Denomination $11.00 $3.90 $3.30
7   Unbridled Humor $3.10 $2.80
1   Countess Lemonade $7.10
$2 Exacta (6-7) $29.00
$2 Trifecta (6-7-1) $236.00
$2 Superfecta (6-7-1-4) $606.00
Order of Finish
1

Denomination

Smart Strike  – Dreamlike

5YO Mare

$60,000
  • J:Joe Bravo
  • T:Christophe Clement
  • B:Brookdale Thoroughbreds LLC
  • O:Ghislaine Head
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Smart Strike , Bay, 1992. Lifetime: 584 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
2

Unbridled Humor

Distorted Humor  – Devotion Unbridled

4YO Filly

$20,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Live Oak Stud
  • O:Live Oak Plantation
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Distorted Humor , Chestnut, 1993. Lifetime: 602 yearlings sold, median $170,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Unbridled , Bay, 1987.
3

Countess Lemonade

Storm Cat  – Love Me True

4YO Filly

$10,000
  • J:Jose L. Espinoza
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Southern Bloodstock
  • O:Bobby Flay
  • Margin:1
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983. Lifetime: 462 yearlings sold, median $325,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Kingmambo , Bay, 1990.
  • Sale History: 2010 TATFOA, $1,146,159.
4

Thai Haku (IRE)

Oasis Dream (GB)  – Coconut Show (GB)

4YO Filly

$5,000
  • J:Jose Lezcano
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:Glending Bloodstock
  • O:Musgrave, Charlotte
5

Nefertiti

Speightstown  – Clearly a Queen

5YO Mare

$3,000
  • J:Ryan Curatolo
  • T:Leigh Delacour
  • B:WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:Moore, Susan and M and M Thoroughbred Partners
6

Thundering Emilia

Thunder Gulch  – Saint Emilia (PER)

5YO Mare

$1,000
  • J:Alex O. Solis
  • T:Michael R. Matz
  • B:Teneri Farm Inc.& Ashford Stud
  • O:Teneri Farms
7

Stormy Dixie

Stormy Atlantic  – Dixieland Event

5YO Mare

$1,000
  • J:David Cohen
  • T:Alan E. Goldberg
  • B:Arthur I. Appleton
  • O:Richard Santulli
SCR
SCR
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