Grade 2 Winner Schiaparelli Retired
Five-year-old, Grade 2-winning mare Schiaparelli has been retired and will ship to Kentucky to begin her career as a broodmare, according to a report by Daily Racing Form.
Owners Jan Vandebos and Robert Naify said a recent post-race bone scan revealed some weaknesses that could prove risky later in a race career. The winner of the Grade 2 Royal Heroine Mile Stakes earlier this month, and also finished second in the Grade 3 Las Cienegas Stakes earlier this year. She was campaigned by Mike Puype for owner RanJan Racing. She retires with $274,184 in earnings.
A stallion has not been selected for Shiaparelli, who will relax at Springtime Farm in Santa Ynez, Calif. Before shipping to Kentucky.
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