Las Virgenes S. (G1)

Race 6 at Santa Anita Park on February 7, 2009

  • Grade I
  • One Mile
  • All Weather Track
  • $300,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:36.43
Payoffs
  Stardom Bound $2.80 $2.40 $2.10
  Haka $5.80 $3.20
  Saucey Evening $2.40
$2 Exacta (5-6) $19.00
$2 Trifecta (5-6-7) $41.20
$2 Superfecta (5-6-7-4) $260.60
Order of Finish
1

Stardom Bound

Tapit  – My White Corvette

3YO

$180,000
  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Robert J. Frankel
  • B:Fletcher Gray, Carolyn Gray & John Youngblood
  • O:IEAH Stables, Pompa, Jr., Dubb, Et Al
  • Margin:
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 569 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Tarr Road , Roan, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $50,000; 2008 OBSMAR, $375,000; 2008 FTKFMX, $5,700,000.
2

Haka

Dynaformer  – Juke

3YO

$60,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Christophe Clement
  • B:Claiborne Farm
  • O:Claiborne Farm
  • Margin:neck
  • Sire: Dynaformer , Dark Bay or Brown, 1985. Lifetime: 564 yearlings sold, median $80,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Mr. Prospector , Bay, 1970.
3

Saucey Evening

More Than Ready  – Jeweled Lady

3YO

$36,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Betty L. Mabee & Larry Mabee
  • O:Augustin Stable
  • Margin:¾
  • Sire: More Than Ready , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Lifetime: 1458 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: General Meeting , Bay, 1988.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $160,000; 2015 KEENOV, $55,000.
4

Nan

High Yield  – Trip Around Heaven

3YO

$18,000
  • J:Corey S. Nakatani
  • T:Craig Dollase
  • B:De Savino Stable LLC
  • O:J. Paul Reddam
5

3YO

$6,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Patrick L. Biancone
  • B:Mrs P. Cockerill and Mr S. Hillen
  • O:Cockrill & Hillen
6

Century Park

General Meeting  – Ecclesiastes

3YO

  • J:Tyler Baze
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Donald R. Dizney
  • O:Donald R. Dizney
7

Toro Bonito

El Corredor  – Blushing Bull

3YO

  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Hal J. Earnhardt III & Patti Earnhardt
  • O:Patti & Hal J. Earnhardt
8

Pinkarella

Malibu Moon  – Stormy Monday

3YO

  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:B. Wayne Hughes
  • O:Flintridge Stable & STD Racing Stable
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Unique Bella wins the 2017 Las Virgenes Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park

    Unique Bella Untouchable in Las Virgenes

    The 3-year-old Tapit filly owned by Don Alberto Stable and trained by Jerry Hollendorfer appeared as if she was just out for a breezy spin in her two-turn debut under jockey Mike Smith.

  • Unique Bella trains at Santa Anita Park

    Champagne Room, Unique Bella Square Off in Las Virgenes

    Champagne Room, the champion 2-year-old filly of 2016, will be in a unique position Feb. 5 at Santa Anita Park, where she'll make her 3-year-old debut in the Las Virgenes Stakes. The Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies winner likely won't be favored.

  • Champagne Room with Mario Gutierrez up wins the 14 Hands Winery Juvenile Fillies

    Champagne Room Ready for Las Virgenes Season Debut

    The 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) winner and champion 2-year-old Champagne Room worked five furlongs Jan. 29 in a minute flat, in preparation for her 3-year-old debut in Santa Anita Park's Las Virgenes Stakes (G2) Feb. 4.

  • Songbird and Mike Smith take the Las Virgenes Stakes.

    Songbird Untouchable in Las Virgenes

    Songbird ambled home to win the $300,000 Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 6 at Santa Anita , 6 1/2 lengths ahead of Land Over Sea, but Smith had such a tight hold on her, the margin might as well have been 26 1/2 lengths.

  • Songbird

    Songbird Breezes for Las Virgenes Run

    Unbeaten Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) winner Songbird, the overwhelming favorite to be named champion 2-year-old filly Jan. 16, worked six furlongs 1:14 2/5 on Santa Anita Park's fast main track Jan. 14.

  • Callback finishes strong to win the Las Virgenes Stakes.

    Callback Rings Up Victory in Las Virgenes

    Stretching out for the first time, Callback became a grade I winner Jan. 31 when she took the field gate to wire to win the $300,000 Las Virgenes Stakes at Santa Anita Park for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert.

  • Maybellene (left) finished 3rd in the Starlet behind Take Charge Brandi (center) and Feathered.

    Fillies Vie for Grade I Glory in Las Virgenes

    Her bid to upset champion Take Charge Brandi in the Starlet (gr. I) falling just short last time out, the Bob Baffert-trained Maybellene appears to be the one to beat in the grade I Las Virgenes Jan. 31 at Santa Anita Park.

  • Tapit

    Tapit Shatters Single-Season Earnings Mark

    Gainesway sire Tapit set the single-season earnings record for a North American-based sire Oct. 31, when Untapable won the $2 million Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park.

  • Fashion Plate

    Zetcher Hopes for Lilies With Fashion Plate

    In the early morning hours at Santa Anita Park when most Thoroughbred owners are still in their beds, Arnold Zetcher can often be found observing the progress of his horses in training at the Southern California oval.

  • Fashion Plate can not be caught in the Las Virgenes.

    Fashion Plate Wire-to-Wire in Las Virgenes

    After getting a quick jump out of the gate, Fashion Plate went wire-to-wire and held off tenacious even-money favorite Streaming for a game victory in the Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I) Feb. 1 at Santa Anita Park.

  • Flashback

    The Secret to Tapit's Success

    by Anne Peters <br /> During the first weekend in February, he was represented by three graded stakes winners: Flashback, Honorable Dillon, and Tapicat.

  • Beholder cruises to victory in the Las Virgenes Stakes at Santa Anita Park.

    Champ Beholder Back in Form for 'Virgenes Win

    Compromised by a throat ulcer in her first start of the year, the real Beholder showed up in the $250,000 Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I) March 2 at Santa Anita Park, romping over seven 3-year-old filly opponents.

  • Beholder takes on 7 in the Las Virgenes Stakes.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2012-Breeders-Cup/Juvenile-Fillies/26130210_XSj9gp#!i=2191793794&amp;k=84JtKwD&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Beholder Tries to Make Amends in Las Virgenes

    Champion filly Beholder will try to avenge her odds-on defeat to longshot Renee's Titan when they square off at Santa Anita Park in the $250,000 Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I)

  • Beholder

    Beholder Drills Sharply for Las Virgenes

    Eclipse Award winner Beholder worked five furlongs on Santa Anita's fast main track Feb. 24 in :59 3/5 under regular rider Garrett Gomez in preparation for the upcoming Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I) for 3-year-old fillies.

  • Beholder&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2012-Breeders-Cup/Juvenile-Fillies/26130210_XSj9gp#!i=2191938901&amp;k=5TNnHvL&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Small Ulcer Detected in Beholder's Throat

    Beholder, the champion 2-year-old filly of 2012, likely had an excuse when she was second in her sophomore debut Jan. 21 as the 1-5 favorite in the Santa Ynez Stakes (gr. II).

  • Eden&#39;s Moon finishes strong to win the Las Virgenes Stakes.

    Eden's Moon Shines Bright in Las Virgenes

    Eden's Moon took a major step toward the Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) when she drew away from 6-5 favorite Reneesgotzip in the homestretch to take the $250,000 Las Virgenes Stakes (gr. I) in her stakes debut March 3 at Santa Anita.

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