Trainer Jonathan Thomas, who took over training Xenobia when she shipped to the U. S. earlier this year, got his first stakes win with the 5-year-old in the $200,000 Athenia S. (G3) on the turf at Belmont Park.
A Group 3 winner in her native country last year, Xenobia contested two allowance races at Belmont this year prior to Sunday’s win. Purchased by George Strawbridge’s Augustin Stable this spring, the daughter of Falco is now 5-3-3 in 13 starts and has earned $246,606.Read Full Story
Bridlewood Cat was brilliant in breaking her maiden Oct. 13 at Belmont Park, just her second lifetime start, as she rolled to a 11 1/4-length maiden special weight win going six furlongs...Read Full Story
Top-five Florida First-Crop sire Chitu's returns at the recent OBS October Yearling sale were topped by a $48,000 colt that sold on the second day of the Oct. 8-9 Florida auction...Read Full Story
Two-year-old filly Fiamma Mamma rolled to an impressive four-length victory at Gulfstream Park West on Sunday, Oct. 6, becoming the third first-crop winner for her sire. Ridden by Emisael Jaramillo for trainer Gustavo Delgado, Fiamma Mamma broke sharply and assumed command after the start of the 5 ½-furlong test. Never challenged, she widened her advantage […]Read Full Story