The Portmore Stakes, a native-bred three-year-old Graded Stakes occasion for fillies solely, is a brand new addition to the preparation races heading into the Basic collection of races. The 7½-furlong (1,500m) contest takes place tomorrow (Saturday, Might 1) and sees 12 runners collaborating within the Portmore which carries a complete purse of $3-million.
Beneath is the evaluation of the starters within the first version of the Portmore Stakes.
1. THREE TIMES LUCKY: (3 ch f by Northern Large – Granville Greta) – Ran no race within the current Thornbird Stakes over seven furlongs (1,400m) . Three Occasions Fortunate, though skilled with 11 lifetime begins, can’t be advisable.
2. SWEET MAJESTY: (3 b f by Soul Warrior – Bitter Finish) – Races for the fifth time and is the one maiden on this race which makes it troublesome for Candy Majesty to win. Be aware the determine 8 has been taken off.
3. SECRET IDENTITY: (3 b f by Bern Identification – Pomeroy’s Secret) – Gave a great account of herself within the Hotline Stakes over six furlongs on March 13, happening narrowly to Motion Ann, in what was solely her second run. Secret Identification‘ has been meticulously ready however even then it will take the run of a lifetime to win the Portmore. Anticipated to run a outstanding race particularly with Dane Nelson within the saddle. Secret Identification races with first time Lasix.
4. AWESOME CHOICE: (3 ch f by Sensational Slam – Lipstick Lily) — Superior Selection, in opposition to these, can not get a successful vote.
5. HEAVENLY GLITTER : (3 dkb f by Deputy Glitter – Heavenly Peace) – A winner on final who’s going to search out repeating a troublesome process.
6. SENSATIONAL ENDING: (3 ch f by Sensational Slam – Nice Ending) – Got here working on in the direction of the top of the seven-furlong Thornbird Stakes (April 7) behind She’s A Surprise and Motion Ann. Sensational Ending is bound to get pleasure from the additional half-a-furlong and her anticipated last rattle could earn her a spot on the board.
7. ACTION ANN: (3 gr f by Sensational Slam – Ladylike) – Proficient kind who was crushed by over 10 lengths by She’s A Surprise within the current seven-furlong Thornbird Stakes. Previous to that, Motion Ann was the winner of the Hotline Stakes (six furlongs) and will relish the additional actual property, however there’s nonetheless She’s A Surprise to cope with once more. effort is anticipated however for second place.
8. IANZHA LINKS: (3 ch f by Emperor Corridor – Noassemblyrequired) – Seemingly has some potential and whereas growing can not win this one.
9. KATALINA: (3 ch f by Experience On Curlin – Alienate) – Katalina goes to be left behind. Katalina races with Lasix for the primary time.
10. SHE’S A WONDER: (3 b f by Bern Identification – Jamaican Dream) – Clearly one of the best native-bred three-year-old filly in coaching at current. She’s A Surprise destroyed all within the current Thornbird Stakes, which she gained by over 10 lengths in a quick time of 1:25.4 for six furlongs. The additional yardage is of no consequence for She’s A Surprise as she ran nicely mat a mile as a two-year-old. The Portmore may simply by one other victory for this gifted filly who doesn’t have to guide with a purpose to win. Be aware her coach Ian Parsard has saved religion with jockey Reyan Lewis.
11. HOIST THE MAST: (3 ch f by Blue Pepsi Lodge – Opulent) – Was anticipated to do a lot better than her fourth-place end within the Thornbird Stakes. Now going longer, the possibilities of Hoist The Mast are diminished. She is anticipated to guide after which give method within the straight.
12. AMY THE BUTCHER: (3 gr f by Deputy Glitters – Asia’s Dream) – Has no likelihood of successful.
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