Las Virgenes S. (G1)

Race 4 at Santa Anita Park on February 5, 2011

  • Grade I
  • 1 mile
  • Dirt
  • $250,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:34.86
Payoffs
7   Zazu $10.00 $3.20 $2.40
6   Turbulent Descent $2.40 $2.10
1   Plum Pretty $4.00
$2 Exacta (7-6) $17.80
$2 Trifecta (7-6-1) $100.60
$2 Superfecta (7-6-1-5) $248.00
Order of Finish
1

Zazu

Tapit  – Rhumb Line

3YO Filly

$150,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Summerhill Equine LLC
  • O:Moss, Mr. and Mrs. Jerome S.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 569 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Mr. Greeley , Chestnut, 1992.
  • Sale History: 2008 FTKFMX, $100,000; 2009 KEESEP, $285,000.
2

Turbulent Descent

Congrats  – Roger's Sue

3YO Filly

$50,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Mike Puype
  • B:Ocala Stud
  • O:Blinkers On Racing, Aurelio, Dave, Butler, Robert, Coons, Joleen, Lapso, et al
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Congrats , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 528 yearlings sold, median $37,253.
  • Broodmare Sire: Forestry , Bay, 1996.
  • Sale History: 2010 OBSS2Y, $160,000; 2014 FTKNOV, $2,450,000.
3

3YO Filly

$30,000
  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Silent Indy Stables, LLC & DDS Stables
  • O:Peachtree Stable
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Medaglia d'Oro , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Lifetime: 732 yearlings sold, median $144,398.
  • Broodmare Sire: A.P. Indy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2009 FTSYRL, $100,000; 2009 FTMFYR, $75,000; 2010 OBSMAR, $130,000.
4

May Day Rose

Rockport Harbor  – May Day Bluff

3YO Filly

$15,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Bridlewood Farm
  • O:Kaleem Shah
5

California Nectar

Stormy Atlantic  – Absolute Nectar

3YO Filly

$5,000
  • J:Patrick A. Valenzuela
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:Pablo Suarez & Michelle Suarez
  • O:Suarez Racing, Inc.
6

Tiz the Route

Tiznow  – Short Route

3YO Filly

  • J:Brice Blanc
  • T:Joe Herrick
  • B:Herrick Racing LLC
  • O:Herrick Racing LLC
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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