Critical Eye S.

Race 7 at Belmont Park on May 31, 2014

  • STK
  • 1 mile
  • $200,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:34.30
Order of Finish
1

La Verdad

Yes It's True  – Noble Fire

4YO Filly

$120,000
  • J:Jose L. Ortiz
  • T:Linda Rice
  • B:Eklektikos Stable LLC
  • O:Lady Sheila Stable
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Yes It's True , Bay, 1996. Lifetime: 575 yearlings sold, median $45,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Hook and Ladder , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997.
2

Hot Stones

Bustin Stones  – Steamed Up

4YO Filly

$40,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Bruce N. Levine
  • B:Jerry Bilinski & Roddy Valente
  • O:Valente, Roddy J., Casale, Charles and Bilinski, Darlene
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Bustin Stones , Chestnut, 2004. Lifetime: 24 yearlings sold, median $11,480.
  • Broodmare Sire: Freud , Bay, 1998.
  • Sale History: 2011 FTNAUG, $58,000.
3

Lady Gracenote

Read the Footnotes  – Double the Debt

7YO Mare

$20,000
  • J:Jose Lezcano
  • T:Jason Servis
  • B:Jerry Kil
  • O:Mr. Amore Stable
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Read the Footnotes , Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 99 yearlings sold, median $9,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Double Negative , Dark Bay or Brown, 1986.
4

Tahoe Tigress

Stephen Got Even  – Hot Dancer

5YO Mare

$10,000
  • J:Manuel Franco
  • T:Jeremiah C. Englehart
  • B:Anthony DePaula & Susan DePaula
  • O:Neal M. Allread
5

6YO Mare

$6,000
  • J:Taylor B. Rice
  • T:Patrick J. Quick
  • B:Patricia S Purdy & Edwin Edelberg
  • O:Paradise Farms Corp. and Knights of the Round Stable
6

Miss Da Point

Strong Contender  – Long Distance Love

4YO Filly

$1,334
  • J:Cornelio H. Velasquez
  • T:John T. Toscano, Jr.
  • B:James Roberts
  • O:Bran Jam Stable and Clark, David W.
7

Macha

Majestic Warrior  – Giant Leap

4YO Filly

$1,334
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Jerry Hollendorfer
  • B:Belwood Stables, LLC
  • O:Hollendorfer, Jerry and Smith, Jr., Green B.
8

Carameaway

Lawyer Ron  – Adorable You

4YO Filly

$1,332
  • J:Rajiv Maragh
  • T:Mitchell E. Friedman
  • B:Richard Greeley
  • O:Richard Greeley
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