Sunshine City Wins Feature


Colonial Downs  New Kent, VA – August 2, 2020 – Race #08

Purse $42,000 – 5-1/2 Furlongs  1:04.63

Kenneth L. and Sarah K. Ramsey, Owner, Wesley A. Ward, Trainer, Trevor McCarthy, Jockey

2nd Baytown Bear, 3rd Our Hoisted Mast

$3.00 $2.60 $2.20

Order of Finish – 1, 7, 3, 6

From TDN: 8th-Colonial Downs, $41,500, Alw, 8-2, 2yo, 5 1/2fT, 1:04.63, fm. SUNSHINE CITY (f, 2, Creative Cause–Object, by War Front) won first out winner against $25,000 maidens over the Gulfstream dirt Apr. 30 before finishing ninth–beaten five lengths–in Royal Ascot’s Windsor Castle S. June 17.

Settled in second behind opening splits of :22.41 and :45.85, the 1-2 choice headed that rival in the lane and drew clear to score by 1 3/4 lengths over the closing Baytown Bear (Upstart). Object foaled a full-brother to Sunshine City in 2019 followed by an Exaggerator filly this term. Object is a granddaughter of GSW & GISP Wild Applause (Northern Dancer), the dam of GISW Eastern Echo (Damascus) in addition to graded winners Yell (A.P. Indy), Roar (Forty Niner) and Blare of Trumpets (Fit to Fight). Sales history: $37,000 RNA Ylg ’19 KEESEP.

Lifetime Record: 3-2-0-0, $37,200.

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