Santa Margarita Invitational S. (G1)

Race 6 at Santa Anita Park on March 12, 2011

  • Grade I
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • Dirt
  • $300,000
  • 4 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:47.33
Payoffs
6   Miss Match (ARG) $92.40 $14.60 $6.00
4   Switch $2.60 $2.40
5   Vision in Gold $3.60
$2 Exacta (6-4) $199.80
$2 Trifecta (6-4-5) $985.40
$2 Superfecta (6-4-5-3) $2,389.00
Order of Finish
1

Miss Match (ARG)

Indygo Shiner  – Miss Simpatia (ARG)

6YO Mare

$180,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:La Quebrada
  • O:Matthew Cloros
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Indygo Shiner , Chestnut, 1998. Lifetime: 167 yearlings sold, median $15,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Southern Halo , Bay, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2010 KEENOV, $500,000.
2

Switch

Quiet American  – Antoniette

4YO Filly

$60,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Calumet Farm
  • O:C R K Stable
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986. Lifetime: 433 yearlings sold, median $35,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Nicholas , Bay, 1986.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEESEP, $150,000.
3

Vision in Gold

Medaglia d'Oro  – Corporate Vision

4YO Filly

$36,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Ronald W. Ellis
  • B:Liberation Farm & Brandywine Farm
  • O:Jay Em Ess Stable
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C+
  • Sire: Medaglia d'Oro , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Lifetime: 732 yearlings sold, median $144,398.
  • Broodmare Sire: Corporate Report , Chestnut, 1988.
  • Sale History: 2008 KEESEP, $360,000.
4

St Trinians (GB)

Piccolo (GB)  – Cherrycombe-Row (GB)

6YO Mare

$18,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Mike R. Mitchell
  • B:Mrs E. L. Hunter
  • O:Capen, Daniel and Chavers, Laura
5

Hemera

Maria's Mon  – North Cork

4YO Filly

$6,000
  • J:Corey S. Nakatani
  • T:Jerry Hollendorfer
  • B:Gary & Mary West Stables Inc.
  • O:Olympia Star, Inc.
6

Always a Princess

Leroidesanimaux (BRZ)  – Gabriellina Giof (GB)

4YO Filly

  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Arnold Zetcher LLC
  • O:Arnold Zetcher LLC
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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