Fall Colors (f, 3yo), Northern Spur (IRE) – Leaves of Autumn by Expelled. B – Mr. & Mrs. Bruce Smart. Laurel Park, 10/30/2013, mdn clmg, $15,390, 8 f, 1:39.86. (Equibase Chart)
NOTES: Bruce Smart Jr.’s Fall Colors broke her maiden for trainer Jimmy Day at Laurel in a Maiden Claiming event, winning by ¾ of a length. The Northern Spur (IRE) filly took command at the eighth poll and held on under pressure. Prior to her win, she was second $15,000 Old Dominion Turf Championship at the International Gold Cup.
Ilikecandy (f, 3yo), Malibu Moon – Real Candy by Real Quiet. B – Hickory Tree Equine LLC. Laurel Park, 11/2/2013, mdn sp wgt, $22,800, 7 f, 1:24.75. ($170,000, yrlg, 2011, ftsaug) (Equibase Chart)
NOTES: Saratoga Yearling breaks her maiden in second try for trainer Graham Motion winning by 2/4 lengths. She was second in her debut at Laurel in late September.
Nagatamen (g, 4yo), Peak Dancer – Wirt by Purple Comet. B – Eagle Point Farm. Hollywood Casino At Charles Town Races, 11/1/2013, clmg, $6,600, 8.5 f, 1:50.81. (Equibase Chart)
NOTES: Winning his first race since breaking his maiden in February at Charles Town, Nagatamen took clear in upper stretch to win by 1 ½ lengths and up his bank roll to $44,730 (two wins, one second and eight thirds).
Street Slang (g, 3yo), Street Sense – Day Mate by Dayjur. B – Edward P. Evans. Parx Racing, 11/1/2013, mdn clmg, $18,000, 8.32 f, 1:45.94. ($135,000, yrlg, 2011, keesep; $24,000, rac age, 2013, ftnoct) (Equibase Chart)
NOTES: Keeneland yearling goes gate-to-wire to break maiden in her second start. He was seventh in his debut in an MSW at Belmont Park before graduating in a MDN CLM at Parx.