Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (G1)

Race 8 at Oak Tree At Santa Anita on November 6, 2009

  • Grade I
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • $2,000,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 3:45 PM
  • 1:48.58
Payoffs
2   Life Is Sweet $18.20 $8.00 $5.00
3   Mushka $12.80 $6.40
7   Music Note $3.20
$2 Exacta (2-3) $171.60
$2 Trifecta (2-3-7) $1,047.20
$2 Superfecta (2-3-7-5) $5,066.80
Order of Finish
1

Life Is Sweet

Storm Cat  – Sweet Life

4YO

$1,080,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:John A. Shirreffs
  • B:Mr. & Mrs. Martin J. Wygod
  • O:Pam & Martin Wygod
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983. Lifetime: 462 yearlings sold, median $325,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Kris S. , Dark Bay or Brown, 1977.
2

Mushka

Empire Maker  – Sluice

4YO

$360,000
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:William I. Mott
  • B:Diane Snowden
  • O:Brushwood Stable
  • Margin:1
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Empire Maker , Dark Bay or Brown, 2000. Lifetime: 233 yearlings sold, median $165,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Seeking the Gold , Bay, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2006 FTSAUG, $1,600,000; 2008 KEENOV, $2,400,000; 2016 KEENOV, $650,000.
3

Music Note

A.P. Indy  – Note Musicale (GB)

4YO

$198,000
  • J:Rajiv Maragh
  • T:Saeed bin Suroor
  • B:Gainsborough Farm LLC
  • O:Godolphin Racing, LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: A.P. Indy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Sadler's Wells , Bay, 1981.
4

Proviso (GB)

Dansili (GB)  – Binche

4YO

$120,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Robert J. Frankel
  • B:Juddmonte Farms Inc
  • O:Juddmonte Farms
5

Rainbow View

Dynaformer  – No Matter What

3YO

$60,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:John H. M. Gosden
  • B:Augustin Stable
  • O:Augustin Stable
6

Cocoa Beach (CHI)

Doneraile Court  – Visionera (CHI)

5YO

  • J:Richard Migliore
  • T:Saeed bin Suroor
  • B:Haras La Obra
  • O:Godolphin Racing, LLC
7

Lethal Heat

Unusual Heat  – Lethal Leta

4YO

  • J:Alex O. Solis
  • T:Barry Abrams
  • B:David Abrams, Madeline Auerbach & Tom Roberts
  • O:Barry Abrams, M. Auerbach, LLC & Ron McCauley
8

Careless Jewel

Tapit  – Sweet and Careless

3YO

  • J:Robert C. Landry
  • T:Josie Carroll
  • B:Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. and Bill Andrade
  • O:Donver Stable
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