Personal Ensign S. (G1)

Race 10 at Saratoga on August 30, 2009

  • Grade I
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • $400,000
  • 3 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:02.37
Payoffs
  Icon Project $5.60 $3.30 $3.10
  Swift Temper $4.80 $4.20
  Morena (PER) $10.00
$2 Exacta (6-7) $25.40
$2 Trifecta (6-7-3) $242.00
$2 Superfecta (6-7-3-4) $809.00
Order of Finish
1

Icon Project

Empire Maker  – La Gueriere

4YO

$240,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Martin D. Wolfson
  • B:Ronald Carter Family Trust
  • O:Rosen, Andrew
  • Margin:13½
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Empire Maker , Dark Bay or Brown, 2000. Lifetime: 233 yearlings sold, median $165,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Lord At War (ARG) , Chestnut, 1980.
  • Sale History: 2006 KEESEP, $775,000; 2015 TATMAR, $2,292,276.
2

Swift Temper

Giant's Causeway  – Glasgow's Gold

5YO

$80,000
  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Richard Nip & Omar Trevino
  • O:Stanley, Mark, H.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Giant's Causeway , Chestnut, 1997. Lifetime: 957 yearlings sold, median $140,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Seeking the Gold , Bay, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2005 KEESEP, $285,000; 2009 KEENOV, $2,050,000.
3

Morena (PER)

Privately Held  – Charytin (PER)

5YO

$40,000
  • J:Jose Lezcano
  • T:Michael R. Matz
  • B:Gina=santa Rosa
  • O:El Catorce Stable
4

Miss Isella

Silver Charm  – La Cucina (IRE)

4YO

$20,000
  • J:Calvin H. Borel
  • T:Ian R. Wilkes
  • B:Domino Stud of Lexington, LLC
  • O:Jones, Elaine
5

Weathered

Key Contender  – Thunder Stand

4YO

$12,000
  • J:Michael J. Luzzi
  • T:Karl M. Grusmark
  • B:Edward L. Shapoff
  • O:Chevalier Stable
6

4YO

$2,667
  • J:Edgar S. Prado
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Phipps Stable
  • O:Besilu Stables
7

Sea Chanter

War Chant  – Smooth Charmer

4YO

$2,667
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Stonerside Stable
  • O:Darley Stable
8

Unbridled Belle

Broken Vow  – Little Bold Belle

6YO

$2,666
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Joe Sutton & Laszlo Makk
  • O:Team Valor International
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