Bella Palooza stalked the pace in her career debut and drove clear
to win the second race at Hollywood Park on Wednesday by 1 3/4 lengths
and become the first career winner for Central Kentucky-based freshman
sire Bellamy Road.
Trained by Doug O’Neill for owner Suarez Racing, Bella Palooza
completed the 4 1/2-furlong maiden claiming race in :52.39 on the
synthetic Cushion Track surface under Tyler Baze. A $32,000 purchase by
Pablo Suarez at the 2010 Barretts Equine Ltd. March sale of selected
two-year-olds in training, Bella Palooza is out of stakes-placed winner
Steal the Show, by Cat Thief.