Suncoast S.

Race 8 at Tampa Bay Downs on February 1, 2014

  • STK
  • 1 mile 40 Yards
  • Dirt
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:44.94
1   Please Explain
3   Nesso $3.20 $3.20
7   Light Bringer $4.00
$2 Exacta (1-3) $19.80
$2 Trifecta (1-3-7) $75.20
Order of Finish

Please Explain

Curlin  – Lizzy's Bluff

3YO Filly

  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Thomas F. Proctor
  • B:D.H. Niall & M.L. Niall
  • O:Niall Racing
  • Margin:6
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Curlin , Chestnut, 2004. Lifetime: 311 yearlings sold, median $97,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Pine Bluff , Bay, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2012 KEESEP, $75,000.


Roman Ruler  – Devotedness

3YO Filly

  • J:Abdiel Jaen
  • T:Herman Wilensky
  • B:Donald R. Dizney
  • O:Amaty Racing Stables
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Roman Ruler , Dark Bay or Brown, 2002. Lifetime: 276 yearlings sold, median $23,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Anet , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2013 BARDMR, $85,000; 2014 FTKNOV, $135,000.

Light Bringer

Northern Afleet  – Apt to Star

3YO Filly

  • J:Jonathan J. Gonzales
  • T:William P. White
  • B:Vegso Racing Stable
  • O:Vegso Racing Stable
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Northern Afleet , Bay, 1993. Lifetime: 396 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Aptitude , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997.

Runway Giant

Giant's Causeway  – Costume Designer

3YO Filly

  • J:Ronald Dale Allen, Jr.
  • T:Ian R. Wilkes
  • B:George Krikorian
  • O:Six Column Stables, LLC, Bloch, Randall L., Seiler, John and Merritt, Fred

Playful Love

Tapit  – Palacio de Amor

3YO Filly

  • J:Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.
  • T:Ian R. Wilkes
  • B:Myung Kwon Cho & jun park
  • O:Narola Racing LLC

House Money

Wildcat Heir  – Betty's Courage

3YO Filly

  • J:Antonio A. Gallardo
  • T:Kathleen O'Connell
  • B:Brent Fernung & Crystal Fernung
  • O:Hamilton, Betty and O'Connell, Kathleen

Ice for the Lady

Flatter  – Zephyr Ice

3YO Filly

  • J:Harry Vega
  • T:Gerald S. Bennett
  • B:W. Kenan Rand Jr.
  • O:W. Kenan Rand, Jr.

3YO Filly

  • J:Scott Spieth
  • T:Bernell B. Rhone
  • B:WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:Paul Schaffer
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