Off Limits Wins Matriarch Stakes at Del Mar
The $300,000 G1 Matriarch Stakes was run Sunday, November 26 at Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, California. Fillies and mares three years old and upward took to Del Mar's turf track and raced one mile. Martin Schwartz's 9-2 second betting choice Off Limits posted the impressive last-to-first score in the field of 11 - by one length over 12-1 shot Hawksmoor who got in for second. Instant Irma finished third at 14-1 odds while 5-2 favorite Cambodia was a disappointing fourth. 5-1 Lull was fifth with Rubilinda, Belvoir Bay, Kitten's Roar, Pretty Girl, Thundering Sky, and Miss Julia Star completing the order of finish. Mrs McDougal scratched.