Unusual Heat's Unusual Way Wires Juv. Filly Sprint Preview
BREEDERS' CUP JUVENILE FILLY SPRINT PREVIEW S., $99,500, SAX, 11-3, 2yo, f, 7f, 1:23 2/5, ft.1--UNUSUAL WAY, 120, f, 2, by Unusual Heat
1st Dam: Way Up (MSP, $125,316), by Great Above
2nd Dam: Shamsheer, by Marshua's Dancer
3rd Dam: Tudor Twist, by Tudor Minstrel
($65,000 yrl '11 BESOCT). O-Edward J Brown Jr &
Philip Lebherz; B-Thomas W Bachman (CA); T-Jeff
Bonde; J-Ramon A Dominguez. $60,000. Lifetime
Record: 5-3-0-0, $145,610. *1/2 to Wavy Lass
(Helmsman), SP, $254,773.
2--Switch to the Lead, 118, f, 2, Songandaprayer--
Dressed for Succes, by Tricky Mister. O-Kona Stable
3--Truly Marie, 118, f, 2, Hard Spun--Truly Blushed, by
Yes It's True. ($50,000 yrl '11 OBSAUG; $5,000
RNA wlng '10 KEENOV). O-Thrash, Ike and Dawn.
Margins: 3HF, HF, 3 3/4. Odds: 2.60, 5.00, 2.80.
Unusual Way got off the mark going 4 1/2 furlongs over the Betfair Hollywood Park Cushion Track May 5. She was well beaten in her next two tries over the same strip, finishing seventh and eighth, respectively, in the Cinderella S. June 16, and the Landaluce S. behind Executiveprivilege (First Samurai) July 14. She bounced back, however, on her dirt debut at Santa Rosa Aug. 11, taking the Wine Country Debutante S. by a sparkling 11 lengths in gate-to-wire fashion, and employed she employed the same tactics here. Tracked throughout by runner up Switch to the Lead (Songandaprayer) throughout, Unusual Way set swift early fractions and drew clear in the final furlong. Click for the brisnet.com chart or Video, sponsored by Taylor Made Sales.
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