Las Vegas, NV - Delta Downs in Vinton, Louisiana will be the scene of the Grade 3 Delta Downs Princess Stakes on Saturday, November 21. Two year old fillies will be after the winner's share of the $400,000 purse and the 10 qualifying points toward the Kentucky Oaks when they take to Delta Downs dirt track and race one mile.
Seven juvenile fillies will line up in the Princess Stakes - race 6 on Delta Downs Saturday card. Post time is 3:43 PM. Here is a peek into the past performances of all seven entries for this lucrative Kentucky Oaks points gathering Grade 3 stakes.
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La Appassionata 3-5 - impressive Steve Asmussen trained filly looks to remain perfect in her career - two starts and two wins by a combined 11 1/2 lengths. Last time out was an impressive score against many of her Princess foes - by an incredible seven lengths in the minor $100,000 My Trusty Cat Stakes on this very track October 23. She broke maidens at Churchill Downs September 13. La Appassionata has looked terrific so far and is the deserved favorite here. Gerard Melancon has the mount aboard the heavy favorite from gate 6.
Above Fashion 9-2 - has six career starts already with to wins and three runner-up finishes. Last time out was a second to La Appassionata in the minor My Trusty Cat Stakes on this track October 23 after two straight wins - an Allowance Optional Claiming at Gulfstream Park September 24 and a maiden score on that same track in August. Above Fashion has looked very good the last three months and should be a factor Saturday. Colby Hernandez rides from gate 4.
Delta Downs Princess Stakes 2015 - Remaining Entries
Jet Black Magic 6-1 - made her stakes debut last time out and finished a respectable third behind La Appassionata and Above Fashion in the minor My Trusty Cat Stakes on this track October 23. Before that was second in an Allowance Optional Claiming at Churchill Downs September 27 and a maiden score at fist asking September 2. She hopes for her first stakes score from post 3 with Roberto Morales in the saddle.
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Shesthewinner 10-1 - had a fifth in the minor Cassidy Stakes at Gulfstream Park in July and followed that with an eighth in an Allowance at Ellis Park in August. Last time out was a confidence-inspiring win in an Allowance Optional Claiming at Gulfstream Park West October 22. Shesthewinner hopes to make it two straight wins and for a breakthrough in stakes company - from post 5 with Geovanni Franco in the reins.
Angelita 10-1 - has two wins and a second place finish in three career starts - all at Retama Park. Last time out was an Allowance score October 16 after a second in the minor M2 Technology La Serorita Stakes October 3. She has been good so far and hopes to continue the upward trend from the rail with Geraro Mora aboard.
Learning Curve 12-1 - has yet to place in two career starts - both fourth place finishes in MSW races. Learning Curve looks for a major breakthrough Saturday in her huge step up in competition - from gate 2 with Robby Albarado guiding her.
Charlie's Pal 25-1 - has five career starts with a win and a third place finish. She enters off a fourth in an Allowance here October 28 and an eighth in the minor Louisiana Cup Juvenile Fillies Stakes at Louisiana Downs October 8. Not a whole lot is expected from the outside post 7 with Manuel Chavez in the irons.
2015 Delta Downs Princess Stakes Odds & Post Positions
Race 6 on Delta Downs's Saturday card with a Post Time of 4:43 PM.
|1||Angelita||Gerardo Mora||Brent Morris|
|2||Learning Curve||Robby Albarado||Ron Moquett|
|3||Jet Black Magic||Roberto Morales||W. Calhoun|
|4||Above Fashion||Colby Hernandez||Ron Faucheux|
|5||Shesthewinner||Geovanni Franco||Gennadi Dorochenko|
|6||La Appassionata||Gerard Melancon||Steven Asmussen|
|7||Charlie's Pal||Manuel Chaves||Charles Hukill|