EQUINICS- CECIL ROO

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Feb 212018
 

EQUINICS 2018 – CECIL ROO

South Korea – 3 yo Fillies – 8 Furlongs – Turf

An interesting group of Fillies will take to the Turf to try and show that their REZ is the best.  10 out of 14 have Non-American Sires and 2 others have foreign links in their pedigree.  Galileo (IRE) and Fastnet Rock (AUS) each have sired 2 starters.  There are 5 Graded Stakes winners in the group.  Now let’s look at the field: 

1

OG OASIS MAMBO

7-1

ALL-STARS RACING

3- FILLY

baffer2013

Career:  8-3-2-1

N. Bonus

In January after sitting mid pack could only move up to 4th in Barbs Katie Turf Filly Mile at New York.  Hit triple digits 100 SP in winning the Hit in Mid America Turf Juvenile Fillies.  In the G1- Breeders Bowl Filly Juvy Turf she never fired and finished 12th 7 ½ lengths back.
This Bay Filly (Oasis Dream (GB) x Kingmambo x A.P. Indy) she does have a victory at the G3- Animale in her only graded race.

2

SECRET KITTEN

5-1

ELITE RACING CLUB

3- FILLY

rac1

Career:  8-4-3-1

EC Doyle

Posted a blazing 104 SP in winning the G3- Triangular Star Stakes at Hong Kong in January.  Last race of 2017 won the Rock of Miswaki Turf Juvenile wire to wire at Turkey.  Previous race ran 2nd in the Dansili at Japan.
Bay Filly (Fastnet Rock (AUS) x Kris S. x Mr Prospector) has never failed to hit the board with 4 victories in 8 career races.  EC Doyle gets 2nd ride, he Won first trip.

3

BARBARA HYPHEN

20-1

PASTURES OF GREEN

3- FILLY

cheapobarb1

Career:  6-2-3-0

J. Ledwith

Has been off since a December victory in a NW2L at West Virginia.  Had 2 seconds and a fourth in her previous 3 NW allowance races.  Will be making first start in any Stakes race.
Bay scratchbred Filly (Noble Mission (GB) x Danehill Dancer x Ghostzapper) will be making inaugural start of 2018.  May be looking to add an exclamation mark here at EQUINICS.

4

KOMMANDER OF KAOS

13-1

MEGALOPOLIS

3- FILLY

goldikova

Career:  4-2-1-1

E. Bernstein

Rallied to get third in Barbs Katie Turf Filly Mile at New York to LOVE ROCK posting up a 92 SP.  Had back to back wins prior to that.  Has never been in a Graded Strakes before.
This Bay Scratchbred Filly (Karakontie (JAP) x Dansili (GB) x Empire Emaker) has never failed to hit the board in her 4 career starts.

5

MAKERS DREAMS

12-1

EMPIRE STATE RACING

3- FILLY

alimitos5

Career:  7-4-0-1

P. Bangs

Could not rally from off the pace in last race the G1- Juvenile Filly finishing in 9th 5 ¾ back at Japan.  In G1- Breeders Bowl Filly Juvy Turf she did rally to come home third putting up a 93 SP.  Started her run a little late in G1- Filly Grand Prix and ended in 7th at Surrey.
This Bay scratchbred (Vadamos (FR) x Exceed and Excel x Empire Maker) does have 4 wins, 2 of them being G1- Wet Bikini and G3- Capital Stakes.  Making 2018 debut.

6

TENASARIN

7-1

GR SIMSTERS

3- FILLY

stupor1

Career:  7-5-1-0

Z. Kentucky

At New Zealand had 4 race win streak snapped G3- Ice Cream Gold in January.  Put up a 98 SP in winning the G1- Juvenile Filly at Japan.  Prior race in the Alythaw Turf Juvenile Fillies in wire to wire fashion at Delaware.
The Light Grey scratchbred (Mastercraftsman (IRE) x Sea The Stars x Nijinsky 2nd) will be making her first start of 2018.  Z. Kentucky in stirrups for third straight race, 1 victory.

7

KINZIG

10-1

EAST-WEST CONNECTION

3- FILLY

chorwon

Career:  6-4-1-0

N. Lawton

In December came from off the pace to win the Irish Flame Turf Juvenile Fillies at Kansas with a 96 SP.  Also won the Carolina Dreaming Turf Juvenile Fillies from back in the pack at Louisiana.  In G3- JPMC Jessamine stayed closer to the lead and ended 2nd by 1 ½ lengths.
Scratchbred Bay Filly (Sea The Stars x Dansili (GB) x Dubawi (IRE)) has won 4 out of her 6 career races.

8

EARTHBREAKER

15-1

UNIVERSAL RACING CLUB

3- FILLY

durkastan5

Career:  3-2-0-1

R. Whisper

In her last outing won the URC Hopes and Dreams 2yo Filly Stakes at Florida over a field of 4.  Broke Maiden the race before at Germany posting an 85 SP.  Has hit the board in all 3 of her career starts.
This Bay Filly (Galileo (IRE) x Kris S. x Nureyev) will be making her first start of 2018 season here at EQUINICS.  Only 3 starts so we will see what she’s got.

9

FRONTLINE STORM

6-1

MINNESOTA TESTBARN

3- FILLY

ihate2yos

Career:  10-4-3-2

K. Friar

Last race was at Claifornia on Dirt in G2- Yanta Snez Stakes finishing 2nd and tying her best of 95 SP.  Finished third in G1- Juvenile Filly at Japan to TENASARIN.  Came home in second place in G1- Breeders Bowl Filly Juvy Turf at California.
Scratchbred Bay Filly (Stormy Atlantic x War Front x Kingmambo) has 6 career graded starts including a victory in G2- Young Lady at Ireland.  K. Friar gets 2nd mount.

10

FURIA DESATADA

20-1

SIM HISPANO

3- FILLY

myhaack

Career:  6-4-2-0

J. Selden

In January won a 10k Hot Race at South Korea with a 93 SP.  Won a NW1s at Argentina before that.  Came home in 2nd in the Doctor Revenge Turf Juvenile Fillies also at Argentina.
Scratchbred Bay Filly (Muhaarar (GB) x Dansili (GB) x Forty Niner) has never failed to hit the board in his career.  This will be his first graded stakes outing.  Could be a wild card.

11

LOVEROCK

7-1

MIDAS

3- FILLY

deyoto4

Career:  6-3-0-2

GD Mate

Won last time out in Barbs Katie Turf Filly Mile at New York by 2 ¼ lengths posting a 97 SP from near the front.  Before that won a NW2L at Japan and prior to that ran third in the Ruby Slipper in Victoria.
Scratchbred Bay Filly (Fastnet Rock (AUS) x Lonhro x Kris S.) has put up 90+ SP in last 3 starts and is making Graded Stakes debut.

12

BUCKLEY’S CHANCE

11-1

RACING HQ

3- FILLY

ydracing6

Career:  6-2-2-0

Z. Graves

In January ended up second in Rope Blush Turf Filly Mile with a 95 SP at Minnesota.  Prior race was a victory in a NW2s wire to wire at Kentucky.  Faded to finish 5th in a NW2L on the Kentucky Dirt.
This Light Grey scratchbred Filly (Constitution x Dansili (GB) x Hennessy) has only 2 previous races on the turf and will be making Graded stakes start for the first time.

13

CUTTING WOOD

9-1

BLAZING SADDLES

3- FILLY

magoo2912

Career:  7-3-1-0

M. Zeus

In January faded to finish 6th in the Barbs Katie Turf Filly Mile at New York.  Before that won the Blazing Saddles Breeders Showdown Juvenile Turf Filly wire to wire and posted a best 96 SP at Ireland. In the G1- Filly Grand Prix ran out front before getting caught to finish 4th.
This Bay scratchbred (Galileo (IRE) x Cape Cross x Redoute’s Choice) has 3 wins under her belt and has 2 graded stakes appearances.

14

RIP YOUR HEART OUT

33-1

NORTH WEST RACING CIRCUIT

3- FILLY

jdawg04

Career:  9-2-0-1

R. Keough

This lady will be making only her 2nd start on the Turf, finished 8th in that try.  She has a lot of really really big names in her pedigree but has not shown that kind of form yet. Last time out came in 3rd in NW3L at Delaware dirt with a best 81 SP.
Scratchbred Brown Filly (Lion Heart x Dynaformer x A.P. Indy) has never raced above the allowance level.  May be out classed here unless…………….. she Rips Their Hearts Out.

MY PICKS:  2-Secret Kitten (ERC), 1-OG Oasis Mambo (ASR), 6-Tenasarin (GR Sim), and 7-Kinzig (EWC).

 

OUTSIDE SHOT:  11-Love Rock (Midas) and 9-Frontline Storm (MNTB).

 

MY PLAY:  Play a 6 horse superfecta wheel with the horses above.

 

 

 

 

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  One Response to “EQUINICS- CECIL ROO”

  1. Thanks for the write up! Agree secret Kitten looks the one to beat. Appreciate you doing it thanks.