"You always wonder if they
are as good as you hope they are. In her case, I think I underestimated
her," said Stanley Gold, who trains Awesome Feather.
horse may get a chance to shine on a world stage in the $2 million
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies stakes on Nov. 5 at Churchill Downs in
Louisville, Ky. That race is the same 1 1/16-mile distance as
Saturday's My Dear Girl Stakes, the final race of the Florida Stallion
what we discussed going into the race. If she won and did it right,
we'd go to the Breeders' Cup. I knew she was good, but I don't think I
was prepared for the performance she gave," said Gold.