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Always a Princess had a colt by MDO on 1/26.
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  • CauseForConcern · Based on her name, would she be related to Twice A Prince, who ran 2nd to Secretariat in the famous Belmont Stakes race? · 433 days ago ·
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  • northport · No, she is not. Although, she is by Leroidesanimaux, which is french for "King of the Animals," which could be why she was given a name with "princess". Or, of course, it could be entirely random · 433 days ago ·
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if not for this injury and subsequent retirement, she would be in the mix with bl and hdg for hoy.
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  • Alonso12929 · The 2back 2 back win were against blind luck and made it look easy · 953 days ago ·
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  • mrsmaryzinke · She may have been at least right behind the top two. Check out her La Canada win and even the first 6f. of the Santa Margarita in which she broke down, but may have saved her own life by lying down on the track. Smart filly. How is she doing in her recovery? · 953 days ago ·
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It isn’t often that the most anticipated race of the year is a $100,000 non-graded stakes being run for the first time. The race, of course, was the Timely Writer, a one-mile event Saturday at Gulfstream Park that was selected as — if not created for — the 3-year-old debut of 2010 Juvenile Champion ...Read More
No...how she can fell so?
Arnold Zetcher’s Always a Princess, who cracked both sesamoids during the running of the Santa Margarita Invitational (gr. I), is resting comfortably following surgery March 13 at the Equine Medical Center in Cypress, and the prognosis is good for her recovery.The daughter of Leroidesanimaux, out of...Read More
Last of 6 in the Santa Margarita, went down inside the 1/16th pole. No word as of now if she's alright
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  • 1BADNSX · I was talking more about the 11 horses that have been put down. Being in a Grade 1 race, this career ending injury is just more visible. · 1131 days ago ·
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  • CPrav · She has been retired from racing and will have have a career as a broodmare. · 1131 days ago ·
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Miss Match ran down a weary Switch in the final couple of strides to register a 45-1 upset by a head in the $300,000 Santa Margarita Invitational Stakes (gr. IT) at Santa Anita March 12.The result, however, became secondary as the multiple grade II-winning filly Always a Princess fell near the wire....Read More
Switch, winner of back-to-back grade one sprints at Santa Anita Park, tries to stretch her speed to nine furlongs in Saturday's Santa Margarita Invitational (G1) at the Great Race Place. The John Sadler trainee flashed talent as a 3-year-old last year with a win in the Hollywood Oaks (G2) and a fine...Read More
Always a Princess controlled the pace and once again defeated Blind Luck in Sunday's La Canada (G2) at Santa Anita. See story + Marc Doche's post-race interview with Bob Baffert. Read More
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  • Thead'or · Zenyatta never had to dace the extremely fast Santa Anita dirt track. So Blind Luck does have somewhat of an excuse. · 1136 days ago ·
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  • blooy · yeah i think at a different track she could over power always a princess. · 1136 days ago ·
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I think she will show itself in the La Canada and defeat Blind Luck as easily)
Sunday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park includes a carryover of more than $128,000. The feature race is the Grade 2 La Canada Stakes for 4-year-old fillies traveling a mile and an eighth on the main track. Always A Princess shoots for her second straight local Graded triumph and looms an elusive tar...Read More
I love this horse) She is nice and good runner.
If you’ve been hankering for another weekend of high caliber stakes action after the rush that last weekend offered hanker no more. This weekend alone heralds the return of St. Trianians, Blind Luck, Harmonious, Tapizar, Brethren and Comma to the Top to mention a few. So sit back this Saturday-Sunda...Read More
Upset as the odds-on choice by Always a Princess in last month's El Encino Stakes (gr. II), champion filly Blind Luck looks to snap a three-race losing streak in the La Canada Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 13 at Santa Anita Feb. 13.Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer turns to jockey Rafael Bejarano in an effort to br...Read More
St. Trinians is headed towards her 2011 debut after a tangle with Zenyatta in the Vanity Handicap last year compelled trainer Mike Mitchell to give the filly a long rest due to body soreness. After wins in the Santa Maria and Paseana Handicap last year St. Trinians finished 6th to the boys in the Sa...Read More
Blind Luck probably will have her moment Monday when she is expected to be named champion three-year-old filly at the Eclipse Awards. On Sunday, however, the spotlight belonged to Always a Princess. Arnold Zetcher’s Always a Princess opened a huge lead on Blind Luck entering the stretch and held ple...Read More
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  • blooy · thier muscles are, sore, they didn't have, clunked, bounced you get what i mean. she feel short in the ladies bc, she was bound to not have it for this race. i saw quite a few closers win the other day actually, feels very netrual track to me. · 1184 days ago ·
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  • blooy · oh wiat it is very much speed faovred track, i think on mondy it was more balanced, my mistake, anyway there were a few closers strong closers who won. and we know blind luck is one of those kind of horses, i think she just lost because she was off that day is all i am saying. · 1184 days ago ·
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  • gardenesque1 · Quote from Jerry Hollendorfer - "My filly got beat," he said, while walking back to the stables. "We may have to do something else. If the track stays the same way, I don't think we'll run here." · 1187 days ago ·
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  • blooy · man up jerry she didn't have it from the start. · 1186 days ago ·
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Heavily favored Switch registered a stakes record time in winning the $250,000 La Brea Stakes (gr. I) on the new dirt track at Santa Anita Dec. 26.Switch, ridden to her first grade I victory by Joel Rosario for trainer John Sadler and owner C R K Stable, ran seven furlongs in 1:20.33, bettering the ...Read More
Sunday’s opening day pick six from Santa Anita Park includes four Stakes races. The La Brea is the first Grade 1 of the meet and Always a Princess attracts Bejarano and should sit a nice trip behind the speed. Sidney’s Candy is the one to catch in the Grade 2 Sir Beaufort and the Grade 1 Malibu is m...Read More
Santa Anita will get just one chance to make a first impression this winter, so in addition to the Grade 1 Malibu Stakes on Sunday, there are three other stakes on the opening-day card, including the Grade 1 La Brea, the female equivalent of the Malibu, a $250,000 race, for 3-year-old fillies going ...Read More

Always a Princess - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
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Race
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2nd
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View DetailsView Video03/12/11Always a Princess6thSA61 1/8 mDSanta Margarita-G1 4+ FMiss MatchSwitchVision in Gold1:47.33
View DetailsView Video02/13/11Always a Princess1stSA81 1/8 mDLa Canada-G2 4 FAlways a PrincessBlind LuckHarmonious1:48.36
View DetailsView Video01/16/11Always a Princess1stSA81 1/16 mDEl Encino-G2 4 FAlways a PrincessBlind LuckFashion Trend1:41.47
View DetailsView Video12/26/10Always a Princess4thSA67 fDLa Brea-G1 3 FSwitchMalibu PierShotgun Gulch1:20.33
View Details11/06/10Always a Princess3rdCD31 mileDChilukki-G2 3+ FDistinctive DixieThird DawnAlways a Princess1:36.67
View DetailsView Video10/02/10Always a Princess1stHoo111 1/16 mDIndiana Oaks-G2 3 FAlways a PrincessAsh ZeeHarissa1:43.60
View Details09/08/10Always a Princess1stDmr56 fDAlwOC 3+ MAlways a PrincessPerfect VintageGumption1:09.90
View DetailsView Video11/06/09Always a Princess5thSA51 1/16 mSBreeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies-G1 2 FShe Be WildBeauticianBlind Luck1:43.80
View Details10/04/09Always a Princess2ndSA61 1/16 mSOak Leaf-G1 2 FBlind LuckAlways a PrincessBickersons1:43.19
View Details09/05/09Always a Princess1stDmr95 1/2 fDMSW 2 FAlways a PrincessCrisis Of SpiritStockings1:03.85