Thursday, June 12, 2014
Forbes’ Firsters for Saturday, June 14, 2014
Race 4, 2-year-old Fillies, $100,000 Astoria, 5 ½ furlongs, 2:53 p.m.
FASHION ALERT (bay filly, Old Fashioned—Titan Queen, by Tiznow) is set to make her debut in a stakes stakes. She has one sibling of racing age, Renee’s Titan, who placed in a pair of stakes as a 2-year-old and won the Grade 2 Santa Ynez as a 3-year-old. Their dam is a placed full-sister to Roman’s Run, who was staked placed at Jebel Ali in Dubai, and a half-sister to Big Band Sound, who took the Grade 2 Play the King on the turf at Woodbine, and Silver Prospector, who captured the restricted Don Rickles at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Owner: George Bolton
Trainer: Todd Pletcher
Jockey: John Velazquez
Sales history: $125,000 Keeneland September yearling