Gliding By will make her Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) start Friday at Keeneland under the care of a new trainer following a partial sale recently.
Greenwood Lodge, who campaigned the 2-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller to this point, sold an interest in the dark bay filly to Adam Wachtel and Brous Stable LLC. She will be saddled by Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott this weekend. Gliding By has made just one start to date, but looked spectacular in rallying from l
Talented two-year-old El Greco showed he can measure up to much stronger races after a dominant victory in the opening race at Flemington on Saturday. The Peter Moody-prepared gelding, who started a $2.70 favourite, had a class edge on his rivals, sitting just behind the speed before pushing clear in the straight and cruising away to beatAlamonteel ($7.50) by three-and-a-half lengths. It was the win of a smart type and races like the Sandown Guineas could be on the agenda for
The first foal for three-time grade I winner Fort Larned arrived Jan. 26. The bay colt, born at Calloway Stables near Murray, Ky., is out of Belvedera, a daughter of Awesome Again —Forever Land, by Badger Land. Forever Land, winner of the Astoria Breeders' Cup Stakes (gr. III), is also the dam of 1999 Canadian Oaks winner Touch Dial and Canadian grade III-placed Forever Rush. Campaigned by owner/breeder Mrs. Janis Whitham, Fort Larned won the Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) an