Golden Rod S. (G2)

Race 9 at Churchill Downs on November 27, 2010

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Dirt
  • $150,000
  • 2 yo Fillies
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:44.48
Payoffs
4   Kathmanblu $4.60 $3.00 $2.80
2   Missyoulikecrazy $4.00 $3.40
5   Suave Voir Faire $6.40
$2 Exacta (4-2) $22.20
$2 Trifecta (4-2-5) $273.00
$2 Superfecta (4-2-5-1) $690.60
Order of Finish
1

Kathmanblu

Bluegrass Cat  – Abba Gold

2YO Filly

$99,525
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Kenneth G. McPeek
  • B:Five-D Thoroughbreds, LLC
  • O:Five D Thoroughbreds and Wind River Stables
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Bluegrass Cat , Bay, 2003. Lifetime: 327 yearlings sold, median $23,364.
  • Broodmare Sire: Devil's Bag , Bay, 1981.
  • Sale History: 2009 KEESEP, $57,000.
2

Missyoulikecrazy

Lion Heart  – Seattle Way

2YO Filly

$32,105
  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Eddie Kenneally
  • B:Paget Bloodstock
  • O:Linda Shanahan
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Lion Heart , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 497 yearlings sold, median $30,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Seattle Slew , Dark Bay or Brown, 1974.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEENOV, $230,000; 2009 KEESEP, $285,000.
3

Suave Voir Faire

Suave  – Avie's Song

2YO Filly

$16,052
  • J:Sal Gonzalez, Jr.
  • T:D. Michael Smithwick, Jr.
  • B:Machmer Hall & Haymarket Farm
  • O:Fleur De Lis Stable LLC
  • Margin:3
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Suave , Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 95 yearlings sold, median $5,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Lord Avie , Bay, 1978.
  • Sale History: 2009 FTKJUL, $30,000; 2010 OBSFEB, $37,000; 2011 FTKFMX, $55,000; 2013 KEENOV, $155,000.
4

Aide

Arch  – Attache

2YO Filly

$8,026
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Albert M. Stall, Jr.
  • B:Adele B. Dilschneider
  • O:Adele B. Dilschneider
5

Gran Lioness

Lion Heart  – Gran Dama

2YO Filly

$4,816
  • J:Shaun Bridgmohan
  • T:W. Bret Calhoun
  • B:John T. L. Jones Jr. & Bemak N.V.
  • O:Sanders, Wayne and Hirsch, Larry
6

Sweet Deal to Win

Impeachment  – Deputy Jill

2YO Filly

$1,638
  • J:Jon Kenton Court
  • T:Troy Newton
  • B:Tom Lough
  • O:E.H., D.H. and L.S., LLC
7

Missed the Point

Distorted Humor  – Retroactive

2YO Filly

$1,638
  • J:Tony Farina
  • T:George R. Arnold, II
  • B:G. Watts Humphrey Jr. & St. George Farm LLC
  • O:Humphrey, Jr., G. Watts and St. George Farm Racing LLC
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Golden Rod Loaded with Talent

    Daddys Lil Darling is the lone graded stakes winner entered in the $200,000 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) for juvenile fillies at Churchill Downs Nov. 26, but she'll face plenty of competition.

  • Valadorna (outside) Oct. 22 at Keeneland

    Valadorna Receives a Racing Break

    Stonestreet Stables' Valadorna, runner-up in the Nov. 5 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I), will bypass the Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) at Churchill Downs Nov. 26 and be freshened for her sophomore campaign.

  • Dream Dance DQ'd From Golden Rod Third

    Stoneway Farm's Dream Dance has been disqualified from her third-place finish in the 2015 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) at Churchill Downs after she tested positive for an overage phenylbutazone.

  • Carina Mia rolls home to win the Golden Rod Stakes.

    Carina Mia Wins Stakes Debut in Golden Rod

    Entered in the Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) off a dominating maiden special weight win Oct. 29 at Keeneland, Carina Mia handled the class jump Nov. 28 to register a decisive victory at Churchill Downs.

  • Pocahontas Stakes winner Dothraki Queen.

    Dothraki Queen Heads Golden Rod

    Dothraki Queen, a grade II winner over the track, heads a field of nine juvenile fillies for the $200,000 Golden Rod Stakes Nov. 28 at Churchill Downs.

  • West Coast Belle comes home strong to take the Golden Rod Stakes.

    West Coast Belle Rolls to Golden Rod Win

    West Coast Belle kept her record perfect in three career starts for owners Gary and Mary West when coming from off the pace to take the $230,400 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) for 2-year-old fillies Nov. 29 at Churchill Downs.

  • Churchill Downs 2YO Stakes Preview

    Louisville Courier-Journal turf writer Jennie Rees previews the 2-year-old stakes races at Churchill Downs on November 29.

  • Cristina's Journey won the Pocahontas Stakes on Sept. 6.

    Golden Rod Holds Plenty of Opportunity

    A full field of 12 for the $200,000 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 29 at Churchill Downs looks wide open. The 1 1/16-mile race shares the card with the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (gr. II) for the boys.

  • Vexed comes home strong to win the Golden Rod Stakes.

    Vexed Shows Grit in Winning Golden Rod

    In her first try at two turns, Vexed delivered a hard-fought victory over nine other juvenile fillies in the $169,050 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 30 at Churchill Downs.

  • Madly Truly won the Mazarine Stakes Oct. 5 on the Woodbine Polytrack.

    Madly Truly Back on Dirt in Golden Rod

    Grade III winner Madly Truly will return to Churchill Downs and dirt racing for the first time since her maiden special weight debut four races ago when she starts in the $150,000 Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 30.

  • Gal About Town (left) finished second in the Oct. 28 Pocahontas.

    Gal About Town Hopes for Oaks from Golden Rod

    Gal About Town finished second best to Sign in the Oct. 28 Pocahontas (gr. II) at Churchill Downs, but trainer Bret Calhoun is hopeful she'll build off that effort and prove best in the Golden Rod Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 24.

  • Upperline takes on 6 in the Arlington Matron Stakes.

    Upperline Looks to Double Luck at Arlington

    A competitive filed of older fillies and mares, including previous Arlington Park graded stakes winner Upperline, comprise the lineup for the May 26 Arlington Matron Stakes (gr. III) at Arlington Park.

  •  La Gran Bailadora is a multiple stakes winner on Polytrack at Turfway Park.

    La Gran Bailadora Back for More at Keeneland

    Tracy Farmer's La Gran Bailadora, fifth in last year's Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare Stakes (gr. III) after a slow start, will give it another try April 20 in the 1 1/16-mile stakes for fillies and mares at Keeneland.

  • Gemologist takes control in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs.

    Unbeaten Gemologist Scores KY Jockey Club

    WinStar Farm and Todd Pletcher, who won the Kentucky Jockey Club in 2009 with Super Saver before sending him off to win the Kentucky Derby, completed the first part of the double again with Gemologist Nov. 26 at Churchill.

  • Trainer Todd Pletcher sends out Gemologist in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes.

    Gemologist Tops KY Jockey Club Field

    WinStar Farm and Todd Pletcher hope history will repeat itself, as likely favorite Gemologist leads a field of 11 juveniles in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (gr. II) Nov. 26 at Churchill Downs.

  • Winter Memories rolls late to win the Garden City Stakes at Belmont.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9670875%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Winter Memories Gets Grade I in Garden City

    Behind a wall of horses with nowhere to go, Winter Memories somehow found a way out, passing the entire field inside the sixteenth pole to win the Garden City Stakes (gr. IT) in unbelievable fashion Sept. 17 at Belmont Park.

  • Hungry Island wins the Lake Placid Stakes.


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    Hungry Island Stops 'Memories' in Lake Placid

    Fast-closing Hungry Island ran her winning streak to four races when she blew past her rivals in the final furlong to take the $150,000 Woodford Reserve Lake Placid Stakes (gr. IIT) going away by 2 1/2 lengths at Saratoga.

  • Bizzy Caroline takes the Regret Stakes under Manoel Cruz. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9569305%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Bizzy Caroline Keeps Plugging for Regret Win

    Bizzy Caroline, making her stakes debut, kicked clear late to register a 2 1/4-length win in the $138,125 Regret Stakes (gr. IIIT) on the Churchill Downs turf course June 18, earning her third consecutive win.

  • Banned won his last race, the American Turf, by 4 1/2-lengths.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9516724%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Banned Stands Out in Jefferson Cup

    Glen Hill Farm's Banned, a smashing winner of the American Turf (gr. IIT) in his most recent start, returns to Churchill Downs as the heavy favorite for the $100,000 Jefferson Cup (gr. IIIT) on June 18.

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