News and Notes
Jay Eye See (Curlin - England's Rose by Nureyev) was scratched from race 5 at Suffolk Downs. Tony Tile (Wagon Limit - Alarmada by Darn That Alarm) took the lead from the start, shook off Disco Writer (Disco Rico - Dr. Capote by Capote), and won by 8 lengths. Favorite Navajo Ca Lo (Majestic Warrior - Notroubleatall by Gone West) came on late to take second over Disco Writer.
October 3 Result
Green Money (The Green Monkey - Take Into Account by Top Account) sat off the pace set by Royal Repast (Chapel Royal - Feijoada by Formal Dinner), and then rolled by that opponent in the stretch to easily win race 7 at Camarero, a 6.5 furlong Allowance Race. Royal Repast had a win and three seconds in her previous 6 starts. Third-place finisher Mambo Flyer (Black Mambo - Forbidden Image by Forbidden Apple) has already won 3 races. Green Money is the 3rd winner for The Green Monkey.
October 4 Entries
I Am Miss Brown has a Top Vow to be Completely Wright
October 4, 2012
Remington Park Race 3
Maiden Special Weight
Post Time: 8:26 PM ET HRTV
||Scissortail G (OK)
||Completely Wright (TX)
||Sister Ginger (KY)
||Top Vow (MN)
||I Am Miss Brown (KY)
||Bossy Babe (NY)
I Am Miss Brown (Big Brown - Formal Miss by Formal Dinner) faces 8 in this mile contest at Remington Park. She has three previous starts, finishing 6th at 5 furlongs at Prairie Meadows on July 20, 6th at 5.5 furlongs at Remington Park on August 18, and 2nd at a mile on a sloppy track at Remington Park on September 13. She was favored in the latter race, and had a brief lead, before settling for second. I Am Miss Brown is the second foal out of stakes winner Formal Miss, a winner at 2, who earned $495,690 in her career. Formal Miss is a full sister to stakes-placed Ms. Thanksgiving, and a half sister to 6 winners, including stakes winner Gold Pirate. Big Brown has had 20 runners, which have started 35 combined times, recording 7 wins, 5 seconds, 2 thirds, and earnings of $265,591.
Moonblood (Election Day (IRE) - Luna (MEX) by Mr. Greeley) and Bossy Babe (Street Boss - Little Buttercup by Labeeb (GB)) finished 3rd and 5th, behind I Am Miss Brown, on September 13 at Remington Park. Moonblood, who set the pace on September 13, also faced I Am Miss Brown on August 18 finishing in front of her in 5th. Moonblood finished 3rd in her only other start, a 5.5 furlong contest at Lone Star Park on July 4. She is the second foal out of the winning mare Luna, who won 2 races at 2. Luna is a half sister to 8 winners, including stakes winner Van Gogh. Two of her winning siblings are by Election Day, sire of Moonblood. Bossy Babe has three additional starts, finishing 6th at 4.5 furlongs on June 17, 5th at 5 furlongs on June 30, and 7th at 5 furlongs on August 2. Those races were all at Prairie Meadows. She was purchased for $2,000 as a yearling, and for $25,000 at 2, and is out of stakes-placed Little Buttercup, who earned $190,444. Little Buttercup is the dam of the winner Little Afleet, and is a half sister to 6 winners. Bossy Babe is by first-year sire Street Boss, whose 38 runners have made 94 combined starts, recording 15 wins, 7 seconds, 11 thirds, and earnings of $416,606.
Completely Wright (Flower Alley - Sea Puffin by Mt. Livermore) and Sister Ginger (Student Council - Letters in Silver by Silver Hawk) finished 4th and 8th in a 7.5 furlong turf race at Remington Park on August 30. Completely Wright previously finished 5th in a 7.5 furlong turf race at Lone Star Park on July 7. She was purchased for $5,000 as a weanling, and is a half sister to stakes-placed Admiral Bird, who has earned $223,114. Sea Puffin, dam of Completely Wright, is a half sister to 4 winners. Sister Ginger, who was favored on August 30, has no other starts. She is out of the winning mare Letters in Silver, who is the dam of the winner Pedernales. Letters in Silver is a half sister to 4 winners, including stakes winner Laurie Begone. Sister Ginger is by first-year sire Student Council, whose 17 runners have made 52 combined starts, registering 5 wins, 6 seconds, 5 thirds, and earnings of $185,047.
Scissortail G (Value Plus - Gigi's Skyflyer by Skywalker) did her previous running on the Polytrack at Arlington Park, finishing 2nd at 5.5 furlongs on July 26, 3rd at 7 furlongs on August 17, and 7th in the mile Arlington-Washington Futurity (gr. III) versus the boys on September 8. She is out of stakes winner Gigi's Skyflyer, who was placed at 2, and earned $118,195 overall. Gigi's Skyflyer is the dam of 2 winners, including stakes winner Soonerette. Soonerette won 2 races at 2, including the Happy Ticket Stakes, and has earned $132,687 through 2012.
Top Vow (Matt's Broken Vow - Topper Too by Peaks and Valleys) has also run three times, finishing 8th at 5 furlongs on July 26, 3rd at 5.5 furlongs on August 9, and 4th at 5.5 furlongs on August 31. Those three races were at Canterbury Downs. Top Vow is a half sister to the winner Topper's Song. Their dam, Topper Too, is a half sister to 5 winners, including stakes-placed Cornpatch Road and stakes winner Reuben, who earned $276,708. Top Vow is by freshman sire Matt's Broken Vow, whose 3 runners have made 10 total starts, recording 1 second, 3 thirds, and earnings of $9,895.
Finishing 5th in her only start was Repentacious (Repent - The Classicshopper by Regal Classic), who ran 6 furlongs at Louisiana Downs on August 3. She was purchased for $25,000 as a yearling, and is a half sister to 3 winners, including stakes-placed Unleash the Humor, who earned $194,420. All three of her winning siblings won at 2. The Classicshopper, dam of Repentacious, is a half sister to 4 winners, including grade II winner Go Rockin' Robin, who earned $318,681.
Flerte (Safado - Arrepio by Subordination) was also 5th in her only race, a 5 furlong Maiden Claiming contest at Louisiana Downs on September 13. She is out of stakes-placed Arrepio. Arrepio is a half sister to 5 winners.
Lovely Daughter (Big Brown - Bobbie Use by Not For Love) and Midnight Ballet (Midnight Lute - Buzz Song by Unbridled's Song) meet in race 4 at Santa Anita, an Allowance race at 6 furlongs. Post time is 5:35 PM ET. Lovely Daughter breaks from the rail. She won her debut, a 5 furlong contest on the Tapeta at Golden Gate Fields on August 26, and then finished 6th in the 6.5 furlong Barretts Debutante Stakes on the dirt at Fairplex on September 15. She's worked a couple of times at Hollywood Park since then, including 5 furlongs in 1:01.60 on September 30. Lovely Daughter was purchased for $22,000 as a yearling, and is out of stakes winner Bobbie Use. Bobbie Use was a winner at 2, and was also stakes-placed that season. Overall, she earned $104,969, and has produced additional winner Starship Truffles. Bobbie Use is a half sister to 5 winners. Midnight Ballet, who is in the outside 7 post, was a winner in her only start. She overcame a slow start to run down Kinz Funky Monkey in a 6 furlong race at Del Mar on August 11. She's had several works since then, including 5 furlongs in 1:04.60 on September 29 at Hollywood Park. Midnight Ballet was purchased for $100,000 as a yearling, and is out of Buzz Song. Buzz Song won 2 races at 2, including the Blue Hen Stakes. She has produced 2 additional winners, including stakes-placed Buzz Town. Buzz Song is a half sister to 10 winners, including stakes winners Affair With Aflair and Chasing Stars. Also in this allowance race is Beholder (Henny Hughes - Leslie's Lady by Tricky Creek), who was last seen finishing just a nose behind undefeated Executiveprivilege in the Del Mar Debutante (gr. I) on September 1.
October 3, 2012
Brown Laddie (colt; Big Brown - Galway Lass by Victory Gallop) went 5 furlongs in 1:03.80 at Churchill Downs.
Miss Lucky Sevens (filly; Big Brown - Fancy Clancy by Rahy) went 4 furlongs in :48.40 at Keeneland.
Working from the gate at Churchill was Rich Chocolate (filly; Big Brown - Rizzi Girl by Rizzi), who went 4 furlongs in :50.60.
Agawa (filly; Curlin - Silver Adventure by Silver Deputy) worked 2 furlongs in :25.80 at Woodbine.
At Santa Anita, Moulin de Mougin (filly; Curlin - Cambiocorsa by Avenue of Flags) went 4 furlongs in :51.80.
Theogony (filly; Curlin - Upcoming Story by Tale of the Cat) worked at Woodbine, 6 furlongs in 1:14.60.
Dublin Four (filly; Henrythenavigator - Good Vibes by Unbridled's Song) and Electromagnetic (colt; Henrythenavigator - Wind in My Wings by Sligo Bay (IRE)) went 4 furlongs in :51.20 at Keeneland.
At Fair Hill, Harrythenavigator (colt; Henrythenavigator - Confidentially by Saratoga Six) went 4 furlongs in :51.00.