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Race 8 at Del Mar on July 29, 2009

  • STK
  • 5 1/2 furlongs
  • All Weather Track
  • $100,000
  • 2 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:05.15
Order of Finish
1

Wolf Tail

Strive  – Bright Sunday

2YO

$60,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:Ed Delaney
  • O:Ed Delaney
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Strive , Bay, 1999. Lifetime: 5 yearlings sold, median $1,300.
  • Broodmare Sire: Dynaformer , Dark Bay or Brown, 1985.
2

Grace Upon Grace

Rio Verde  – Chasing Wind

2YO

$20,000
  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:Walther Solis
  • B:Terry C. Lovingier
  • O:Costello or London or Winters, Et Al
  • Margin:6
  • TrueNicks: C+
  • Sire: Rio Verde , Dark Bay or Brown, 1992. Lifetime: 33 yearlings sold, median $2,700.
  • Broodmare Sire: Mining , Chestnut, 1984.
3

Daylight Storm

Stormy Jack  – Daylight Thief

2YO

$12,000
  • J:Alex O. Solis
  • T:Caesar F. Dominguez
  • B:Caesar F. Dominguez & William Foltz
  • O:Culnane or Foltz or Herzog, Et Al
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Stormy Jack , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Lifetime: 33 yearlings sold, median $4,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cat Thief , Chestnut, 1996.
4

Bertran Hill

Bertrando  – Amber Hills

2YO

$6,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Ed Moger, Jr.
  • B:Curt Lanning & Lila Lanning
  • O:Curt & Lila Lanning, LLC
5

Roman Counsel

Roman Ruler  – Marie's Rose

2YO

$2,000
  • J:Aaron T. Gryder
  • T:Mike Harrington
  • B:Sunset Stables
  • O:Heinz Steinmann
6

Dance Marino

Marino Marini  – Dance Little Lady

2YO

  • J:Danny Sorenson
  • T:Rafael DeLeon
  • B:Rancho San Miguel
  • O:Richard Gonzalez
7

Sweet Tigger

Hold That Tiger  – Sweet Elite

2YO

  • J:Jose Valdivia, Jr.
  • T:Walther Solis
  • B:Terry C. Lovingier
  • O:Lovingier or Templeton Horses, LLC
8

Ritzville

Swiss Yodeler  – Alarcity

2YO

  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Mike Harrington
  • B:Dr. Mikel C. Harrington & Patricia O. Harrington
  • O:Mike Harrington Trustee
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