Embellish the Lace, grabbed the early lead as they passed by the Saratoga grandstands for the first time and never looked back going gate to wire on the front end for the win in today’s $600,000, GI Alabama Stakesfor 3yo Fillies at 1 1/4 mile (Dirt) at Saratoga.
I’m a Chatterbox, did have something left in the stretch but had to settle for 2nd again here at Saratoga this season while her CCA Oaks rival Curalina came 3rd with that other daughter of Curlin in this raceDanette, filling in today’s super!
Filimbi, and Dayatthespa, will hook up again in a field of “7” top ladies for Saturday’s $250,000, GII Ballston Spa Stakes, for 3yo and up F/M turfers, going 1 1/16 mile over the Saratoga inner turf course.
The 2012 Kentucky Derby Futures Wagering Pool #2is now closed, so below you will find each of the 23 names in the Pool #2, the original Opening Odds and the Final Odds.
Pool Total: $299,574.71
Among the major names were,
Union Rags, stayed at 4/1, Hansen drop from 15/1 down 9/1 off his GIII Gotham Stakes win this weekend at Aqueduct, Creative Causeslipped from 20/1 to 17/1, Alpha from 20/1 down to 18/1 as El Padrinostill hovered at 12/1!
Kentucky Derby Future Wagering Pool #3will start taking wagers on Friday, March 30th thru Sunday, April 1st!