Race 11. Gamely Stakes (G1T). For three-year-old and up fillies and mares at 1 1/8 miles on the turf. Purse $300,000.
|1||Etoile||Joel Rosario||Chad Brown||5/2|
|2||Ollie’s Candy||Drayden Van Dyke||John Sadler||4/1|
|3||Lady Prancealot||John R. Velazquez||Richard Baltas||6/1|
|4||Giza Goddess||Victor Espinoza||John Shirreffs||20/1|
|5||Mucho Unusual||Umberto Rispoli I||Tim Yakteen||8/1|
|6||Simply Breathless||Jorge Velez||Neil Drysdale||8/1|
|7||Beautiful Lover||Irad Ortiz, Jr.||Chad Brown||5/1|
|8||Tiny Tina||Mike Smith||Philip D’Amato||15/1|
|9||Siberian Iris||Jose Valdivia, Jr.||Richard Mandella||15/1|
|10||Bodhicitta||Flavien Prat||Richard Baltas||12/1|
|11||Keeper Ofthe Stars||Abel Cedillo||Jonathan Wong||8/1|
Etoile is making her US debut today. She captured a Group 3 race in France last year.
Beautiful Lover is an improving mare. She needs s solid pace to improve her chances. She finished second in her last two stakes starts. She should find a spot on the board.
Bodhicitta won her last two optional claiming turf routes from off the pace. She is moving up in class today and is stretching out against this field. She should find a spot on the board.
Mucho Unusual is coming off a third place finish in the Buena Vista Stakes (G2) on February 22 at Santa Anita. She won the San Clemente Stakes (Gr. 2) at Del Mar last year. She run well over the turf course, she placed in American Oaks (Gr. 1) and finished third in the Autumn Miss Stakes (Gr. 3) last year.
J’s Top Three Picks:
- Mucho Unusual
- Beautiful Lover