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2011 Sunshine Millions Distaff (RS)

Date/Track:
1/29/2011, Santa Anita Park
Distance:
1 1/16 m (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
4+ F
Time:

What the Nation is saying about the 2011 Sunshine Millions Distaff (RS)...

Trainer Jim Cassidy thought he might be forced to retire Evening Jewel, questioning his grade I-winning filly's will to continue racing following a lackluster effort earlier in the month. But her thrilling come-from-behind victory in the $300,000 Sunshine Millions Distaff Jan. 29 before 26,694 at Sa...Read More
  • Curlin1234 · I'm so glad to see Evening Jewel back in the win column! She's far too good to be retired yet, I cant' wait to see what she does the rest of the year. · 1173 days ago ·
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Saturday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park includes three Sunshine Millions races. First up is the Sprint (5th race) and Cost of Freedom is the one to catch. It is a San Gabriel rematch between Jeranimo and The Usual Q. T. in the Turf (7th race), and Evening Jewel tries to rebound in the Distaff (8th...Read More
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Marilyn Braly’s Evening Jewel, who has knocked heads with racing’s elite fillies, takes a sizable drop in class while taking on eight Cal-bred and Florida-bred older fillies in the Sunshine Millions Distaff. The Distaff is one of three Sunshine Millions races to be run over the new dirt surface at S...Read More
New York City-born trainer James Cassidy figures to be a force on Saturday in Santa Anita's portion of the ninth annual Sunshine Millions competition when he saddles multiple Grade 1 winners THE USUAL Q. T. (Unusual Heat) and EVENING JEWEL (Northern Afleet) in their respective events. Conducted in c...Read More

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