Monrovia S. (G3T)

Race 8 at Santa Anita Park on January 2, 2012

  • Grade III
  • About 6 1/2 furlongs
  • Downhill turf
  • $100,000
  • 4 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:11.64
Payoffs
1   Mizdirection $8.40 $4.60 $2.80
4   Wild Mia $17.20 $6.40
9   Separate Forest $3.00
10   Unzip Me $2.10
$2 Exacta (1-4) $86.60
$2 Trifecta (1-4-9) $553.00
$2 Trifecta (1-4-10) $134.00
$2 Superfecta (1-4-10-9) $1,220.60
$2 Superfecta (1-4-9-10) $2,131.90
Order of Finish
1

Mizdirection

Mizzen Mast  – Deceptive

4YO Filly

$60,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Mike Puype
  • B:Joseph J. Perrotta
  • O:Jungle Racing, LLC, Grohs, Danny, Strauss, William, Beljac, Borris, Nish, Kevin
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Mizzen Mast , Gray or Roan, 1998. Lifetime: 394 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Clever Trick , Dark Bay or Brown, 1976.
  • Sale History: 2009 KEESEP, $85,000; 2010 FTM2YO, $50,000.
2

Wild Mia

Wildcat Heir  – Love Mia (ARG)

5YO Mare

$20,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Jerry M. Fanning
  • B:Montgomery Farm
  • O:Rosemont Stud Syndicate
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Wildcat Heir , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 255 yearlings sold, median $19,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: El Sultan (ARG) , Gray or Roan, 1991.
DH3

Separate Forest

Forestry  – Separata (CHI)

5YO Mare

$9,000
  • J:Hector Isaac Berrios
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:Diamond A Racing Corp.
  • O:Suarez Racing, Inc., Westside Rentals.com and Tsukashima, Darin
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Forestry , Bay, 1996. Lifetime: 468 yearlings sold, median $73,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Sam M. , Chestnut, 1981.
  • Sale History: 2012 KEEJAN, $230,000.
DH3

Unzip Me

City Zip  – Escape With Me

6YO Mare

$9,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Martin F. Jones
  • B:Harris Farms Inc. & Donald Valpredo
  • O:Harris Farms, Inc., Antonsen, Per, Jones, Marin and Valpredo, Donald
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: City Zip , Chestnut, 1998. Lifetime: 488 yearlings sold, median $40,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Arazi , Chestnut, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2012 FTKNOV, $400,000.
5

Up In Time (GB)

Noverre  – Up At Dawn (GB)

4YO Filly

$2,000
  • J:Brice Blanc
  • T:Simon Callaghan
  • B:Larry Stratton
  • O:Three Chimneys Racing LLC and Lordship Stud
6

Givine (FR)

Blackdoun (FR)  – Viguerie (FR)

5YO Mare

  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Julio C. Canani
  • B:M. Gerard Gayet
  • O:Marsha Naify
7

Remit

Tapit  – Free Spin

5YO Mare

  • J:Corey S. Nakatani
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
  • O:Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
8

Champagne d'Oro

Medaglia d'Oro  – Champagne Glow

5YO Mare

  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Eric J. Guillot
  • B:Liberation Farm
  • O:Southern Equine Stable, LLC and Smith, Mike
9

5YO Mare

  • J:Edwin Maldonado-Alicea
  • T:Patrick L. Biancone
  • B:Soc. Finanza Locale Consulting Srl
  • O:Robert Trussell
10

4YO Filly

  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:James M. Cassidy
  • B:Keatly Overseas Ltd
  • O:Fontana Racing LLC
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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  • Hip 107 by Deep Impact out of Awesome Feather

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  • Jim Rome

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  • Prize Exhibit wins the Monrovia Stakes.

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  • Hip 108, by Tapit, in the ring during the JRHA Yearling Sale.

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  • Shrinking Violet wins the Monrovia Stakes.

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  • Reneesgotzip finished in a dead-heat for second in last year's Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint with Tightend Touchdown.

    Turf Sprint Exciting, Popular Race

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  • Mizdirection after winning the 2013 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint.
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    Puype Reflects on Mizdirection's Cup Success

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  • Trainer David Hofmans hopes to add to the success of California-based horses in the race with Home Run Kitten, who won the 2014 Eddie D Stakes.

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  • Take Charge Lady, 2013 Kentucky Broodmare of the Year<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/Thoroughbred-Greats/Take-Charge-Lady/38502801_KBwVr5#!i=3181377917&k=krW4bvc">Order This Photo</a>

    Take Charge Lady Kentucky Broodmare of Year

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  • Mike Smith, right, with his aunt Nedra Matteucci after his recent induction into the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame.

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  • Groupie Doll

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  • Pontchatrain wins the Monrovia Stakes.

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