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Godolphin Outbids Coolmore On $4.1-Million Curlin Colt At Keeneland September Sale

It was just like the old days. In the blue corner was Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum of the Godolphin operation, which had been flexing its financial muscles with impunity during the first two days of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale. In the slightly darker blue corner were the Irish lads of the Coolmore […]

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Dreaming of Julia Half Sister Keeps Record Perfect With Gulfstream Allowance Win

Stonestreet Stables’ Perchance did her family proud Thursday at Gulfstream Park, capturing the featured second race with a thoroughly professional performance that ran her career record to 2-for-2. The 3-year-old daughter of Distorted Humor continued the Gulfstream success of her broodmare Dream Rush and siblings while notching a one-length victory in the $48,000 entry-level optional […]

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My Miss Aurelia, Dreaming of Julia Retired; Breeding Plans TBD

Both My Miss Aurelia and Dreaming of Julia, both star fillies from Stonestreet Stables, have been retired from racing, according to a Daily Racing Form report on Wednesday. Breeding plans for both remain undetermined. G1 winner Dreaming of Julia tore a tendon earlier this year and has not run since finishing second in the G1 Mother […]

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Undefeated Atreides Targeting Kelso Handicap for Next Start

The much-anticipated next start for undefeated Atreides is expected to come in the $400,000 Kelso Handicap (G2) at Belmont Park on the undercard of the Jockey Club Gold Cup on Sept. 27. “Right now, I’m leaning to the Kelso,” trainer Marty Wolfson said. “It’s a mile. That’s why we’re leaning to it right now.” The […]

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Stonestreet’s ‘Julia’ & ‘Katie’ to Get Rest of Year Off

Two of the top 3-year-old fillies in the country, Dreaming of Julia and Kauai Katie, will get the rest of the year off and have been sent to Stonestreet Farm in Kentucky. Both fillies are trained by Todd Pletcher, who told the Daily Racing Form that they would remain in training as 4-year-olds, with an […]

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Close Hatches, ‘Julia’, to Miss CCA Oaks

Close Hatches and Dreaming of Julia, the one-two finishers of the G1 Mother Goose Stakes, will both miss the G1 Coaching Club American Oaks on July 20, it was reported by the Daily Racing Form. Bill Mott, the trainer of Close Hatches, reported that the daughter of First Defence developed a fever and missed a […]

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Close Hatches Closes the Door on Mother Goose Field

Close Hatches barreled into the lead on the far turn and was never threatened as she rolled to easy 7 ¼-length victory over prohibitive favorite Dreaming of Julia in Saturday’s Grade 1, $300,000 Mother Goose at Belmont Park. With Joel Rosario in the irons, the daughter of First Defence raced in fourth, just off the […]

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Dreaming of Julia Faces Four in Mother Goose

The best performance by a 3-year-old this year may have come before Orb, Oxbow and Palace Malice divvied up the Triple Crown, when the filly Dreaming of Julia rolled to an eye-popping, 21 ¾-length victory on March 30 in the Gulfstream Park Oaks. The victory earned the daughter of A.P. Indy a 114 Beyer Speed […]

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Pletcher Ponders Running a Filly (or Two) in the Belmont

Trainer Todd Pletcher hinted Monday that he may run one of his fillies – or possibly even two – in the G1 Belmont Stakes June 8. According to an article at the Bloodhorse.com, Pletcher, who appeared on the “At the Races with Steve Byk”, said that he is considering both Dreaming of Julia and Unlimited […]

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Princess of Sylmar Queen of Kentucky Oaks

Making a big late run under Mike Smith to pass champion Beholder in the final sixteenth of a mile, King of Prussia Stable’s Princess of Sylmar registered a 37-1 upset of the 139th Grade 1 Longines Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs on Friday. The Pennsylvania-bred filly is from the first crop of the Ashford Stud […]

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