Private purchase ZOFELLE (IRE) goes in search of her first G1 win in Sunday’s Matriarch at Del Mar for owner Scott Heider. She was last seen finishing a strong 2nd in the G2 Goldikova on Breeders’ Cup weekend.
Private purchase FLASHIEST takes on G1 company in tomorrow’s G1 Hollywood Derby for owners Wachtel Stable, Gary Barber, Nicolas Drion and Mathilde Powell while G1W and fellow private purchase ROCKEMPEROR (IRE) goes in today’s G2 Hollywood Turf Cup for owners Madaket, Dubb, Wonder, Michael Kisber and Mike Caruso.
Steve Landers has two stakes entries this weekend, including NIGHT OPS who runs in today’s G1 Clark. Last out stakes winner and two-year-old in training purchase HE’SMYHONEYBADGER looks for his second stakes win in tomorrow’s City of Laurel Stakes.
Stuart Grant’s The Elkstone Group holds two weekend stakes entries as well, beginning with PLOT THE DOTS who is entered to run in tomorrow’s City of Laurel Stakes while his Keeneland April purchase TOO SEXY goes in the Autumn Days at Aqueduct on Sunday.
HELLO BEAUTIFUL, owned by John Frassetto, Madaket Stables, K-mac Stables, Mark Parkinson, Dan Carroll, Eric Rebhan and Magic City Stables, looks to become a 9-time stakes when contesting the Politely Stakes at Laurel Park this afternoon.