Ballerina S. (G1)

Race 10 at Saratoga on August 29, 2009

  • Grade I
  • 7 furlongs
  • $300,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:22.10
Payoffs
  Music Note $13.60 $5.10 $2.80
  Indian Blessing $3.20 $2.10
  Informed Decision $2.10
$2 Exacta (1-4) $35.40
$2 Trifecta (1-4-2) $54.00
Order of Finish
1

Music Note

A.P. Indy  – Note Musicale (GB)

4YO

$180,000
  • J:Rajiv Maragh
  • T:Saeed bin Suroor
  • B:Gainsborough Farm LLC
  • O:Godolphin Stable
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: A.P. Indy , Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Sadler's Wells , Bay, 1981.
2

4YO

$60,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Hal Earnhardt & Patti Earnhardt
  • O:Hal J. Earnhardt, Earnhardt, Patti
  • Margin:1
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Indian Charlie , Bay, 1995. Lifetime: 548 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Flying Chevron , Dark Bay or Brown, 1992.
3

Informed Decision

Monarchos  – Palangana

4YO

$30,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Jonathan E. Sheppard
  • B:C. Kidder & N. Cole
  • O:Augustin Stables
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Monarchos , Gray or Roan, 1998. Lifetime: 229 yearlings sold, median $16,908.
  • Broodmare Sire: His Majesty , Bay, 1968.
  • Sale History: 2007 FTM2YO, $320,000; 2006 FTKJUL, $150,000.
4

P. S. U. Grad

Harlan's Holiday  – Lo Cal Bread

4YO

$15,000
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Kidder, Griggs, J & J Mamakos
  • O:Shustek, Michael, Stanley, W., Donald
5

Tar Heel Mom

Flatter  – Perpetual Light

4YO

$9,000
  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Stanley M. Hough
  • B:Upson Downs Farm
  • O:Rankin, Alex
SCR
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