Friday, June 27, 2014
Forbes’ Firsters for Friday, June 27, 2014
Race 3, 2-year-old fillies, five furlongs, 4:02 p.m.
SUNDAY SONNET (dark bay/brown filly, Any Given Saturday—Red Piano, by Red Ransom) is a half-sister to Pianist, a multiple graded stakes winner. Pianist’s success has come on turf, with victories including the Grade 3 Gallorette and the Grade 3 Athenia.
Owner: George and Lori Hall
Trainer: Kelly J. Breen
Jockey: Jose L. Ortiz
Sales history: $115,000 Keeneland September yearling
HIGH DOLLAR WOMAN (chestnut filly, Super Saver—Melissa Jo, by Fusaichi Pegasus) is the second foal from her multiple graded stakes placed dam. The first, Joedini, was a stakes-placed winner at two. High Dollar Woman worked a quarter mile in 21.00 at OBS.
Owner: Alex Lieblong, JoAnn Lieblong
Trainer: Anthony W. Dutrow
Jockey: Javier Castellano
Sales history: $675,000 OBC March Select two-year-old in training
ANGELA RENEE (bay filly, Bernardini – Pilfer, by Deputy Minister) is a full sister to multiple Grade 1 winner To Honor and Serve. To Honor and Serve was a multiple graded stakes winner as a two-year-old who would go on to victories in the Cigar Mile Handicap and Woodward Stakes. Pilfer, a stakes winner, is also the dam of graded stakes placed Elnaawi.
Owner: Siena Farm LLC
Trainer: Todd A. Pletcher
Jockey: John R. Velazquez