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2013 QE II Challenge Cup (G1)

10/12/2013, Keeneland
Post Time:
5:21 PM ET
1 1/8 m (Turf)
3 F

What the Nation is saying about the 2013 QE II Challenge Cup (G1)...

Aided by a swift early pace, Kitten's Dumplings roared down the center of the track to become a Grade 1 winner with a triumph in the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.Read More
  • zatt · I knew the Del Mar Oaks was not the real Dumplings ... now if I only bet that way. · 188 days ago ·
  • Floridaf · You and me both. Your powers of persuasion talked me on board the Say train. · 188 days ago ·
Say (10-1) This Irish-bred runner from the Aidan O’Brien barn has run plenty of big races in Europe, as best evidenced by a good second place finish to the Beverly D winner, Dank in July. Having run against older mares in last eight races, she actually might find this fine bunch a bit of a class rel...Read More
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  • racingfactions.com · Loving the #2 Say as well. Lets go Say/Kitten's Dumplings exacta box one time. I'm also sort of rooting for #9 I'm Already Sexy, $20K purchase with 18 owners. Gotta love the syndicate! · 190 days ago ·
  • yukichan · Say over firm ground is indeed dangerous! We did not see her at her best last week... · 190 days ago ·
Alterite headlines a deep field of nine 3-year-old fillies entered for Saturday’s 30th running of the Grade I Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup at Keeneland.Read More
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  • amino998 · I’m in, Sully >> She and Florent “DICTATED the PACE on a comfortable lead while under firm rating” and that’s never supposed to happen. Maybe she just shouldn’t be. · 191 days ago ·
  • jinlie01 · who's riding Emotional Kitten since G. Gomez is out? Any updates? · 190 days ago ·
The Tuesday arrival of Martin S. Schwartz’s Alterite (FR) at Keeneland to prepare for the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) on Saturday marked the first time that Baldo Hernandez, assistant to trainer Chad Brown, had seen her. Based on his impression, the 3-year-old filly is on track to become B...Read More
It is said that success breeds success, and trainer Barclay Tagg hopes that is the case when he saddles Caroline Thomas for Saturday’s 30th running of the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) for 3-year-old fillies.Read More
Andrew Stone’s Concise (GB) has been knocking on the door of success in her three starts in this country, and her connections are hopeful the door will swing open in Saturday’s 30th running of the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) for 3-year-old fillies. Read More
Grade 1 stakes winners Alterite (FR) and Discreet Marq top a list of 12 fillies extended invitations for next Saturday’s 30th running of the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) for 3-year-olds to be run at 1 1/8 miles on the turf.Read More
  • mdracing69 · Keeneland racing secretary Ben Huffman said Saturday morning that Ken and Sarah Ramsey’s Emotional Kitten has been added to the list of invitees for next Saturday’s 30th running of the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (G1) to be run at 1 1/8 miles on the turf. · 196 days ago ·
Christophe Lorieul, assistant to Christophe Clement who had accompanied 3-year-old filly Discreet Marq from New York to Del Mar and saddled her to victory in Saturday’s $300,000 Grade I Del Mar Oaks, reported Sunday morning that the daughter of Discreet Cat had come out of the effort in good order.Read More

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