Larry Richardson’s Midway Holiday,
a winner of three of six lifetime starts and an even fourth last out in
the Virginia Oaks (gr. IIIT), is one of a pair of 3-year-old fillies
entered in a wide-open edition of the $100,000 Gardenia Handicap (gr. III) Aug. 14 at Ellis Park.
The one-mile Gardenia is the lone
graded stakes of the meet at the Henderson, Ky., racetrack and is ninth
of 10 races on the Saturday program. Post time is set for 4:53 p.m. CDT.