Las Cienegas


What the Nation is saying about the Las Cienegas...

California-bred Tribal Spy benefited from a fast pace to come rolling late and win Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes by a head under Joe Talamo, covering 6 ½ furlongs down Santa Anita’s hillside turf course in 1:12.12.Read More
John Sadler nominated three horses to the Las Cienegas Stakes on Saturday and has entered all three. Next-best thing would be to finish first, second and third in the Grade III race for older fillies and mares at about 6 ½ furlongs on turf.Read More
It’s going on two years since Joe Talamo rode Tribal Spy in a race, but Santa Anita’s second-leading rider is looking forward to reuniting with the 4-year-old filly in Saturday’s Grade III Las Cienegas Stakes for older fillies and mares at about 6 ½ furlongs on turf.Read More
Multiple stakes winning Sky High Gal and up and coming Biorhythm head a competitive field of seven older fillies and mares in Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 Las Cienegas Stakes at 6 ½ furlongs down Santa Anita’s hillside turf course. Read More
Although she poses a challenge for the faint of heart, Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint Champion Mizdirection knows where the money is, and in the words of Trevor Denman, “She’s done it again!” as she remained undefeated down Santa Anita’s hillside turf course, rallying to overtake stablemate Schiaparelli ...Read More
Mizdirection, winner of the Grade I Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint at 6 ½ furlongs down Santa Anita’s hillside turf course Nov. 3, towers over five rivals in Saturday’s Grade III Las Cienegas Stakes down the hill as she shortens up from a solid one mile turf win in the Grade II Buena Vista Stakes on Feb....Read More
Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint winner Mizdirection worked five furlongs on Santa Anita’s firm turf course Sunday in a bullet 1:01.20 for next Saturday’s Grade III Las Cienegas Stakes at about 6 ½ furlongs on turf. Read More
Her showdown with Unzip Me having succumbed to track conditions, Mizdirection, the soaring 4-year-old filly co-owned by noted sports commentator Jim Rome, expanded her accomplishments Saturday by gaining her fourth straight victory in Santa Anita’s $100,000 Las Cienegas Handicap.Read More
Friday Santa Anita Park Recap – April 13 Sloppy (sealed) main track and off the turf. Four wire jobs on the wet track. Two more wins for recently hot apprentice Eswan Flores. On the ticket front I tabbed two Primary (Lemon Hero, Shewhomustbeobeyed) winners and three Secondary (Tribal Dreams, Blazing...Read More
Unzip Me might seem headed in the direction of yet another triumph over the 6 ½-furlong layout she adores except for a single gray area: Mizdirection.Read More
Four-year-old filly Unzip Me won her fourth straight and ended the downhill dominance of Gotta Have Her with a gate-to-wire victory in the $100,000 Las Cienegas Handicap on Sunday at Santa Anita.Read More
Gotta Have Her who capped a superb 2009 season with a runner-up finish against males in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint last fall, defends her title April 11 in the $100,000 Las Cienegas Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the Santa Anita hillside turf course. This will be the first start since the Breeders' ...Read More
Tyler Baze, who won his third successive race on the Santa Anita program, overcame a stumble at the start to rally the 5-year-old daughter of Royal Academy to victory for Richard and Sue Ann Masson's Green Lantern Stables and trainer Jenine Sahadi.Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

View Details04/12/14SA56 1/2 fT04+ FLas Cienegas-G3Tribal SpyLlandudnoSky High Gal1:12.12
View Details04/13/13SA86 1/2 fT04+ FLas Cienegas-G3MizdirectionSchiaparelliPurim's Dancer1:12.61
View Details04/14/12SA86 1/2 fD04+ FLas Cienegas-G3MizdirectionTerodaLa Nez1:16.50
View Details04/09/11SA36 1/2 fT04+ FLas Cienegas-G3Separate ForestUnzip MeLa Nez1:12.64
View Details04/11/10SA46 1/2 fT04+ FLas Cienegas-G3Unzip MeCzechersGotta Have Her1:12.80
View Details04/12/09SA76 1/2 fT03+ FLas Cienegas-G3Gotta Have HerReba Is TopsTuscan Evening1:11.92