Photo: Hollywood Park
Killer Graces, who won the Cinderella Stakes June 11 in her
first start for Hollendorfer after being privately purchased, should benefit from
the additional sixteenth of a mile in the Landaluce.
The Congaree filly out of the Old Trieste mare
Heatherdoesntbluff is 1-for-2 with earnings of $53,530.
Trainer Peter Miller, who won the 2006 Landaluce with
Pinata, will have two representatives – Woebegon and Stayclassysandiego – in
Owned by Mace and Samantha Siegel’s Jay Em Ess Stable,
Woebegon was a gate-to-wire winner at nearly 14-1 in her June 26 debut. The
daughter of Saint Anddan and the Montbrook mare Wonton earned $30,000 for the
Claimed for $40,000 by Miller for owner Gary Barber out of a
debut win June 10, Stayclassysandiego is a Rockport Harbor filly out of the
Forest Wildcat mare Latin Lynx. She earned $16,200 for the 4 ¼ length victory.
Mighty Caroline was another first out winner, prevailing by
a head June 12. The gray daughter of Stormy Atlantic and the Maria’s Mon mare
Mighty Renee banked $30,000 for owner-breeder John Liviakis and trainer Melody
Son de America will make her initial start since winning her
two furlong debut April 14 at Santa Anita. Owned by a partnership and trained
by Marcelo Polanco, the Discreet Cat filly out of the Street Cry mare Elizabeth
Street earned $15,000 for her victory in the $100,000 maiden claimer.
Chloe W was second in the Cinderella for Gem Inc. and
trainer Eric Kruljac. The El Corredor filly out of the Lively One mare Fair and
Lively earned $14,510 in her debut.
From inside out, the field for the Landaluce: Woebegon, Martin Pedroza rides, 117 pounds;
Killer Graces, Joe Talamo, 120; Stayclassysandiego, Victor Espinoza, 117;
Mighty Caroline, Joel Rosario, 117; Chloe W, Rafael Bejarano, 115 and Son de
America, Tyler Baze, 117.