Cristina’s Journey, lead them all the way on the front end to a convincing 2 1/4 lengths victory in the $200,000, GII Pocahontas Stakes, for 2yo Fillies, going a first time this graded season 1 1/16 mile over a fast Churchill Downs main track today!
2nd – Pangburn, was back those 2 1/4 lengths at the line but could never make up the ground in the stretch!
3rd – Milehigh Butterfly, at 29/1, was back another 2 1/2 lengths more
4th – Loom, back 1 3/4 length more filled in that final super spot here today!
Cristina’s Journey, did earn a spot in this year’s GI Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies race later this fall, off the win here today!