San Gorgonio H. (G2T)

Race 7 at Santa Anita Park on January 4, 2009

  • Grade II
  • One And One Eighth Miles
  • Turf
  • $150,000
  • 4 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:49.62
Payoffs
  Tizfiz $21.00 $9.80 $7.00
  Marzelline (IRE) $3.40 $3.00
  Solar Miss $4.00
$2 Exacta (2-4) $91.60
$2 Trifecta (2-4-3) $512.20
$2 Superfecta (2-4-3-8) $1,602.80
Order of Finish
1

Tizfiz

Tiznow  – Gin Running

5YO

$90,000
  • J:Agapito Delgadillo
  • T:Rafael DeLeon
  • B:Diamond A Racing Corp.
  • O:Kahn & Richard J. O'Neill Trust
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Tiznow , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 650 yearlings sold, median $110,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Go for Gin , Bay, 1991.
  • Sale History: 2010 FTKFMX, $325,000; 2014 KEENOV, $125,000.
2

Marzelline (IRE)

Barathea (IRE)  – Juno Marlowe (IRE)

5YO

$30,000
  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:Ben D. A. Cecil
  • B:Pendley Farm
  • O:Peter Harris
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Barathea (IRE) , Bay, 1990. Lifetime: 568 yearlings sold, median $49,846.
  • Broodmare Sire: Danehill , Bay, 1986.
3

Solar Miss

Malibu Moon  – Mishill

4YO

$18,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Kathy Walsh
  • B:Eric Scott Jensen
  • O:Eric S. Jensen
  • Margin:1
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Malibu Moon , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 789 yearlings sold, median $100,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cahill Road , Bay, 1988.
4

Valbenny (IRE)

Val Royal (FR)  – Dark Indian (IRE)

5YO

$9,000
  • J:Alex O. Solis
  • T:Robert J. Frankel
  • B:Ken Lynch
  • O:Lael Stables
5

Belmont Cat (NZ)

Felix the Cat  – Morgan Glory (NZ)

5YO

$3,000
  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Mrs B & J E Thompson
  • O:Doubledown Stables, Inc.
6

Meribel

Peaks and Valleys  – Count to Six

6YO

  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:Arthur B. Hancock III & Catesby W. Clay
  • O:Runnymede Farm
7

Green Lyons (IRE)

Green Desert  – Spinnette (IRE)

5YO

  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:Castleton Group
  • O:Castleton Lyons
8

6YO

  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Ben D. A. Cecil
  • B:Stratford Place Stud
  • O:Christopher Wright
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Beverly D winner Eclair de Lune takes on 4 in the Frankel.

    Eclair de Lune, Harmonious Clash in Frankel

    When Santa Anita officials were scouting about for a stakes event to name after the late Hall of Fame trainer Bobby Frankel, they could hardly have found a better fit than the San Gorgonio Handicap.

  • Tuscan Evening faces 7 in the Santa Ana.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8795240%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Tuscan Evening Bids to Stay Perfect in 2010

    Tuscan Evening, bidding for her ninth win in 13 starts since arriving in the United States last year, faces seven rivals in the $150,000 Santa Ana Handicap (gr. IIT) on the Santa Anita turf course March 21.

  • Courageous Cat makes his seasonal debut in the Canadian Turf.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8405422%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Turf Stakes Draw Strong Fields at Gulfstream

    While 3-year-olds take the spotlight at Gulfstream Park Feb. 20, a pair of grade III turf stakes for older horses, the Canadian Turf and the Honey Fox, shape up as outstanding supporting features with large fields.

  • Cat by the Tale cruises in the San Gorgonio.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8726084%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Cat by the Tale Gets Purr-fect 'Gorgonio Trip

    The $150,000 San Gorgonio Handicap (gr. IIT) at Santa Anita Jan. 2 could not have come up any better for Cat by the Tale, who seized the lead from pacesetter Century Park on the final turn and burst home easily.

  • Life Is Sweet<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D7902028%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Life Is Sweet Scratched from San Gorgonio

    Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (gr. I) winner Life Is Sweet was scratched from the the Jan. 2 San Gorgonio Handicap (gr. IIT) when she "tied up a little" following a morning jog, according to trainer John Shirreffs.

  • 2009 Breeders' Cup Ladies Classic winner Life Is Sweet switches to the turf in the San Gorgonio Handicap.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8608643%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Life Is Sweet Starts New Season On Turf

    Making her first start since a rousing triumph in the Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic (gr. I) two months ago, Life Is Sweet returns in the $150,000 San Gorgonio Handicap (gr. IIT) on the turf at Santa Anita Jan. 2.

  • Parading takes on 9 in the Fayette Stakes at Keeneland.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8117794%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Parading Leads Closing-Day Field for Fayette

    Parading returns to the scene of his most lopsided stakes victory earlier this year when he takes on nine rivals in Keeneland's $150,000 Fayette Stakes on Oct. 31, closing day for the Lexington track's short fall meet.

  • Foxysox (right) and Black Mamba (center) finished just a nose apart in last year's Santa Barbara.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D4231295%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Foxysox, Black Mamba in 'Barbara Rematch

    Foxysox and Black Mamba, separated by a nose when they ran first and second, respectively, in last year's Santa Barbara Handicap (gr. IIT) at Santa Anita, return in what should be an intriguing renewal of the $200,000 grass event April 18.

  • Belmont Cat, far right, wins a four-horse photo in the Santa Ana. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fgallery.pictopia.com%2Fbloodhorse%2Fgallery%2F69713%2Fphoto%2F7932204%2F%3Fo%3D0">Order This Photo</a>

    Belmont Cat Scratches Out Santa Ana Win

    Belmont Cat, a fire-breathing New Zealand-bred mare who disappointed her connections in her last start, foiled Bel Air Sizzle and 3-5 favorite Visit in a four-horse blanket finish in the $150,000 Santa Ana Handicap (gr. IIT) on the Santa Anita turf course March 22.

  • Dawn After Dawn is one of two entries for John Sadler in the Santa Ana Handicap. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D3541830%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Frankel, Sadler Double Up in Santa Ana

    Bobby Frankel and John Sadler will each send out a pair of fillies and mares in the 42nd edition of the $150,000 Santa Ana Handicap (gr. IIT), a nine-furlong turf test March 22 at Santa Anita.

  • Shytoe Lafeet Favored in Bayou Handicap

    Shytoe Lafeet, second best behind Stormy West in the Furl Sail and Marie Krantz Memorial handicaps earlier in the meet, looms the 8-5 morning-line choice in the $125,000 Bayou Handicap for older fillies and mares Feb. 21 at Fair Grounds.

  • Jibboom is all alone in mid-stretch of the Buena Vista Handicap. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fgallery.pictopia.com%2Fbloodhorse%2Fgallery%2F69713%2Fphoto%2F7762282%2F%3Fo%3D0">Order This Photo</a>

    Jibboom Enjoys the View in Buena Vista

    Heavily favored Jibboom, able to post soft fractions while dueling for the lead into the stretch, pulled away in the lane to score an easy 2 1/2-length win in the off-the-turf $150,000 Buena Vista Handicap (gr. III) at soggy Santa Anita Feb. 16.

  • Santa Teresita cruises to victory in the Santa Maria.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D7752599%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    It's Santa Teresita's Day in Santa Maria

    Santa Teresita, with just a minor stakes win previously, pulled a big surprise when she bettered a top-notch field of older fillies and mares in the Valentine's Day $300,000 Santa Maria Handicap (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park Feb. 14.

  • Tizfiz outlasts a wide-eyed Marzelline to win the San Gorgonio. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D7311175%0D%0A%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Tizfiz Sparkles in San Gorgonio Surprise

    Tizfiz, claimed for $50,000 by trainer Ralph DeLeon last fall, took the San Gorgonio Handicap (gr. IIT) field all the way, outlasting Marzelline by a nose in an upset on the Santa Anita turf course Jan. 4.

  • Valbenny will try to end an eight-race losing streak in the San Gorgonio Handicap.

    Valbenny and 'Friends' Meet in 'Gorgonio

    The multiple graded stakes winner Valbenny lands in a good spot to try to end an eight-race losing streak in the $150,000 San Gorgonio Handicap (gr. II) on the Santa Anita turf Jan. 4.

  • Vacare tops a full field of 12 fillies and mares in the Dahlia Handicap.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D5728251%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Vacare Has Big Class Edge in Dahlia

    Multiple graded-stakes winner Vacare will try to add to her impressive resume Dec. 21 when she tops a full field of 12 fillies and mares in the Dahlia Handicap (gr. IIT) on closing day at Hollywood Park.

  • Black Mamba will run in the Hollywood Turf Cup against males.

    Black Mamba Ready to Strike in Turf Cup

    The 5-year-old mare Black Mamba, scratched from the one-mile Matriarch at Hollywood Park this past weekend, instead will run in the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup (gr. IT) at 12 furlongs Dec. 6 against males.

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