Falls City H. (G2)

Race 11 at Churchill Downs on November 26, 2009

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • Dirt
  • $150,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 4:24 PM
  • 1:50.66
Payoffs
6   Serenading $11.60 $6.80
2   Morena (PER) $12.00
5   Unbridled Belle
$2 Exacta (6-2) $108.80
$2 Trifecta (6-2-5) $279.40
$2 Superfecta (6-2-5-1) $648.80
Order of Finish
1

Serenading

A.P. Indy  – Daijin

5YO

$99,789
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Josie Carroll
  • B:Hill 'n' Dale Farm & N.E.T.P.
  • O:John and Glen Sikura
  • Margin:3
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: A.P. Indy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Deputy Minister , Dark Bay or Brown, 1979.
2

Morena (PER)

Privately Held  – Charytin (PER)

5YO

$32,190
  • J:Miguel Mena
  • T:Michael R. Matz
  • B:Gina=santa Rosa
  • O:El Catorce (Claudio Pizzaro)
3

Unbridled Belle

Broken Vow  – Little Bold Belle

6YO

$16,095
  • J:Ramon A. Dominguez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Joe Sutton & Laszlo Makk
  • O:Team Valor International (Barry Irwin)
  • Margin:9
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Broken Vow , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 596 yearlings sold, median $36,766.
  • Broodmare Sire: Silver Buck , Gray, 1978.
  • Sale History: 2004 KEESEP, $4,000; 2008 FTKFMX, $1,200,000.
4

Best Lass

Werblin  – Tejano's Love

3YO

$8,048
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Kenneth G. McPeek
  • B:Diane Shashura
  • O:Magdalena Racing (Susan McPeek, et al.)
5

Copper State

Jump Start  – Orrefor

5YO

$4,828
  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Ronny W. Werner
  • B:Asiel Stable
  • O:Vision Racing, LLC (Brandon Perry)
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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