Insights: Sunday, Sept. 18


Malibu Moon | Spendthrift Farm

6th-BEL, $75K, Msw, 2yo, f, 6 1/2f, post time: 4:09 p.m. EDT

Sumaya US Stable acquired SPIRIT OF THE DAWN (Malibu Moon) for $500,000 as a Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-old in training in May, and the dark bay draws the rail for her career debut in this spot. A half-sister to GIII General George H. winner Javerre (Outflanker) out of two-time stakes winner Our Fantene (Touch Gold), the Todd Pletcher trainee worked a bullet five furlongs in 1:00.50 at Saratoga Aug. 30 and has posted two additional four-panel breezes in the interim. TJCIS PPs

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