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Keep the votes coming for the 5th stallion. It's still anyone's race. Thanks for the comments regarding your choices, very interesting.
January 26 Entries
Skyring has Judicial Power for a Risky Recovery
January 26, 2012
Oaklawn Race 3
Maiden Special Weight
Post Time 3:27 PM ET TVG
||Sam Wayne (MN)
||Judicial Power (KY)
||Noble Smile (KY)
||In Jeopardy (KY)
||Risky Recovery (FL)
Skyring (English Channel - Violet Lady by Seattle Slew) debuts running 5.5 furlongs at Oaklawn Park. He has been working at that track, including 3 furlongs in :37.60 on January 23. He is a half brother to 7 winners, including stakes winner Caballero Negro, and grade II winner Greenspring, who earned $205,780 and was a debut winner. Violet Lady, dam of Skyring, is a full sister to one winner, and a half sister to 4 winners, including stakes-placed Real Bear.
The veteran of the race is Alternative (Limehouse - Exellensea by Exbourne), who has started six times, all at Remington Park. His best finish was second, which came in a 7 furlong race on November 18. He has also run in two stakes races, finishing 4th in the 6 furlong Kip Deville Stakes on October 7, and 10th in the Remington Springboard Mile Stakes on December 10. The Springboard Mile was his most recent start. A $15,000 yearling, Alternative is a half brother to 3 winners, including Resplendence, who earned $132,680. Exellensea, dam of Alternative, is a half sister to 8 winners.
In Jeopardy (Johannesburg - Flat Fleet Feet by Afleet) has run 5 times, finishing second once and third twice. Most recently, he was 4th in a 7 furlong race at Churchill Downs on November 26. In Jeopardy brought $70,000 as a yearling, and $50,000 as a 2-year-old. He is out of grade I winner Flat Fleet Feet, who earned $727,041 in her career. Flat Fleet Feet has produced 5 winners, including stakes winner Two Mile Hill. Flat Fleet Feet is a half sister to 4 winners, including stakes winner Royal Mitch.
Risky Recovery (Congrats - Scarlet Gold by Unbridled's Song) has three previous starts, finishing 5th at 5.5 furlongs at Delaware Park on October 22, 5th at 6 furlongs at Churchill Downs on November 26, and 2nd at 6.5 furlongs at Parx on December 11. Risky Recovery sold for $6,000 as a yearling, and for $15,000 as a 2-year-old, and is the second foal out of the placed mare Scarlet Gold. Scarlet Gold is a half sister to 5 winners, including stakes winner Pescadero.
The others are unraced, including Apprehender (Posse - Missy's Mirage by Stop the Music), who sold for $21,000 as a yearling. He is out of grade I winner Missy's Mirage, a debut winner, who earned $838,894 in her career. Missy's Mirage is the dam of 5 winners, including one debut winner. Missy's Mirage is a full sister to one winner, and a half sister to 3 winners, including stakes winner Joey's First Jove and grade I winner Classy Mirage.
Sam Wayne (Sam Lord's Castle - Just a Blumin Doll by Blumin Affair) was purchased for $2,600 as a yearling, and is out of stakes winner Just a Blumin Doll. Just a Blumin Doll is a half sister to 2 winners, including stakes winner Playful Edition.
Judicial Power (Purim - Shesoneinamill by Boone's Mill) is out of the winning mare Shesoneinamill, who has produced 2 winners. Shesoneinamill is a half sister to 16 winners, including grade III winner Mass Market, who earned $452,320.
Noble Smile (Noble Causeway - Ops Smile (BRZ) by Dodge) is the second foal out of the winning mare Ops Smile, who has produced the winner Smile for Gin. Ops Smile is a half sister to 2 winners. The Brazilian-bred Ops Smile is not to be confused with the grade I winning son of Caveat with the same name.
Other January 26 Entries
Expression (filly; Invasor (ARG) - Exotic West by Gone West), who broke her maiden in her second and most recent start, a 6 furlong Maiden Claiming Race at Aqueduct on January 11, faces winners in race 3 at Aqueduct, a 6 furlong Optional Claiming Race. Post time is 1:21 PM ET. Expression is a half sister to 3 winners. Exotic West, dam of Expression, is a half sister to 6 winners, including stakes winner J. D. and Water, and grade I winner Exotic Wood.
Channelofdreams (colt; English Channel - So Soulful by Real Quiet) faces 6 in race 3 at Tampa Bay Downs, a 7 furlong Maiden Claiming Race (Claiming Price $50,000). Post time is 1:23 PM ET. Channelofdreams has run three times without placing, finishing 7th at 5.5 furlongs on the dirt at Calder on October 28, 7th at a mile on the turf at Tampa Bay Downs on December 3, and 6th at that same track, distance, and surface on December 28. Channelofdreams is a half brother to 2 winners. His dam, So Soulful, is a full sister to one winner, and a half sister to 3 winners, including grade III winner Twilight Meteor.
Corinthia (filly; Corinthian - Mossy Bank by Smoke Glacken) goes in race 5 at Gulfstream Park, a 5.5 furlong Maiden Claiming Race (Claiming Price $12,500). Post time is 2:32 PM ET, and she is on the rail. Corinthia has run 6 times, finishing 3rd once and 2nd once. Most recently, she was 8th in a 6 furlong race at Gulfstream Park on December 26. She last worked on January 18 at Calder, going 3 furlongs in :38.00. Corinthia usually shows speed in her races. She sold for $5,000 as a yearling, and for $11,000 as a 2-year-old, and is the first foal out of the placed mare Mossy Bank. Mossy Bank is a half sister to 9 winners, including grade III winner Best Friend Stro, and grade II winner Turnofthecentury.
Goingoingone (colt; Corinthian - Clifton Bay by Gone West) breaks from the rail in race 8 at Fair Grounds, a 6 furlong Maiden Claiming Race (Claiming Price $50,000). Post time is 5:15 PM ET. Goingoingone has three previous starts, finishing 7th at 6 furlongs at Churchill Downs on November 26, 4th at 5 furlongs at Hoosier Park on August 4, and 3rd at 6 furlongs at Fair Grounds on January 7. The winner of the January 7 race, Hero of Order, subsequently finished 5th in the LeComte Stakes at Fair Grounds on January 21. All of Goingoingone's previous races were Maiden Special Weights. He last worked on January 23, going 4 furlongs in :50.60 at Fair Grounds. Goingoingone is the first foal out of the winning mare Clifton Bay. Clifton Bay is a half sister to 7 winners, including stakes winner Sarawat, and grade III winner Windrush, who earned $219,532.