By Christie DeBernardis
Sponsored by Alex Nichols Agency
WELL-BRED FILLIES DEBUT AT ELLIS
3rd-ELP, $51K, Msw, 2yo, f, 1 1/16mT, 2:46p.m.
Brad Cox saddles a well-related firster in Godolphin homebred ALREADY CHARMING (More Than Ready). Her dam Alluring Miss (Shamardal) is a half-sister to MGISW and top sire, the late Scat Daddy (Johannesburg); GSW & GISP Antipathy (A.P. Indy); and stakes winners Grand Daddy (Johannesburg) and Lovestruck (Tapit). Hall of Famer D. Wayne Lukas also unveils a nicely bred juvenile filly in Surprising (American Pharoah). Out of SW & GSP Harriett Lane (Giant's Causeway), the dark bay is a half to SW Heiko (Mr. Greeley) and SW & GSP Street of Gold (Street Sense). Harriett Lane is a half-sister to GSW sire Cactus Ridge (Hennessy). Surprising enters off a pair of bullet works, most recently covering three furlongs over this venue's main track in :35 2/5 (1/22) July 25. TJCIS PPs
LOBO UNVEILS PRICEY INTO MISCHIEF
6th-ELP, $51K, Msw, 3yo/up, 5 1/2fT, 4:10p.m.
Paul Lobo sends out the latest expensive offspring of Into Mischief for Larry Best's OXO Equine in OP ED. The $750,000 KEESEP purchase is out of GSP Poof Too (Distorted Humor). This is also the family of Grade I-winning sires Bluegrass Cat (Storm Cat), Girolamo (A.P. Indy), Super Saver (Maria'a Mon) and Imagining (Giant's Causeway). TJCIS PPs