Trainer Todd Pletcher confirmed Monday that the multiple Grade 1
winner Turbulent Descent has been retired and will be bred to War Front
Turbulent Descent won Grade 1 races at 2, 3 and again this year at 4.
Her first two Grade 1 victories came with trainer Mike Puype, and the
most recent, the Ballerina this summer at Saratoga, came after being
transferred to Pletcher following her purchase by Coolmore during the
summer. Turbulent Descent’s final start came in the Breeders’ Cup Filly
and Mare Sprint at Santa Anita, where she finished seventh behind