Victim of Love Romps Home

From The TDN
Sunland Park, NM (January 22, 2019)-Victim of Love three-year-old filly (Speightstown–Spacy Tracy {GSW, $249,690}, by Awesome Again) finished sixth debuting in a Zia sprint Nov. 18 and hit the wire first stretching out to this trip there Dec. 11 before getting demoted one spot for drifting in on a rival.

Returning with a swift half-mile bullet in :46 flat (1/22) here Jan. 13, the $160,000 Keeneland September buy was crushed down to 1-5 and found a good spot tracking a speed duel from third through splits of :22.71 and :46.52. Inhaling the leaders three furlongs out, the dark bay skipped clear into the lane and romped home under minimal urging 11 3/4 lengths to the good.

The victress is a full-sister to Benner Island, GSW & GISP, $305,863, and a half to High North (Midnight Lute), MSW & MGSP, $415,850. Her dam, winner of the 2010 GII Top Flight H., is responsible for a yearling colt by Bernardini. Second dam Tracy (Theatrical {Ire}) is a half to 1992’s Champion 2-Year-Old Filly Eliza (Mt. Livermore). Sales History: $160,000 Ylg ’17 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: 3-1-1-0, $18,400. O-Tommy Town Thoroughbreds LLC; B-Daniel J. Burke (KY); T-Henry Dominguez.