Shirreffs reported Sunday that Zenyatta’s half-sister, Eblouissante, emerged
from her impressive debut win “fine,” and that the striking black filly could
return toward the end of the Autumn meet, which concludes Dec. 16.
to run her back the last week,” said Shirreffs.
the blinkers she wore first time out, Shirreffs explained that he put them on
about two months ago. “She’s so curious,
we noticed she was watching people walk across the infield,’’ he said.
obviously achieved its desired effect, as the Bernardini filly was all business
Friday, winning by 4 ½ lengths under jockey Corey Nakatani.