Arcadia, CA (January 27, 2016)-In Saturday’s $150,000 Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Sprint going down the hillside turf course is the the graded stakes winner Singing Kitty (Ministers Wild Cat-Natural Singer R N, by Unbridled’s Song).
Singing Kitty was bred by Tommy Town Thoroughbreds, LLC; she has won three stakes and banked $267,800 last year. Owned by Chris Aulds and Peter Jeong, the 4-year-old filly is 14-5-1-1 overall with earnings of $333,234.
Also in the $150,000 Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf Sprint is the Bill Delia, H. C. Martin & Ray Pagano bred 5-year-old mare by Old Topper, Chati’s On Top, who is owned by Little Red Feather Racing and Marsha Naify, is 5-1-2-1 down the hillside turf and is 17-4-6-2 overall with earnings of $296,978.
Run for Retts is going in the $200,000 Xpressbet California Cup Oaks one mile turf. This Tommy Town homebred has earned $60,430 and is by Ministers Wild Cat out of Mrs. Began, by Jump Start.
In the $250,000 California Cup Derby going one mile and one sixteenth over the main track oval is Tough It Out; trained by Phil D’Amato, Nick Alexander’s homebred, a grey gelding by Grazen, broke his maiden two starts back at Del Mar going one mile on turf and was off at 5-1 in the King Glorious.
Grazen Sky a homebred of Nick Alexander (Grazen-Sky Marni, by Sky Mesa) tries the $250,000 California Cup Turf Classic Stakes nine furlongs on the Santa Anita turf course. He is a stakes winner of $293,018.