Odds-on choice Pioneerof the Nile got the test he needed in preparation for his big showdown with The Pamplemousse next month, turning back a challenge in the stretch to win the $200,000 San Felipe Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita March 14.
He's Really Big
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2006
Pioneerof the Nile, heading into the $200,000 San Felipe Stakes (gr. II) March 14 as the West Coast's top Triple Crown contender, takes on an ambitious group of six up-and-coming colts at Santa Anita.
|Jockey||Alex O. Solis|
|Owner||J. J. Eaton Racing Stable|
|Breeder||James Eaton & Julie Eaton|
|He's Really Big View Five-Cross Pedigree||Johar||Gone West|
|She's No Sham||Jaggery John|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Mill Ridge Sales, agent||($27,000)|
|Two-year-old||L & R Bloodstock, agent||($900)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.