Mar. 27 Insights

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RISING STAR TRIES WINNERS IN HALLANDALE

9th-GP, $51K, Opt. Clm. ($75K), 3yo, 1m, 5:12p.m.

‘TDN Rising Star’ EDGE OF FIRE (Curlin) faces winners for the first time Friday. The Chiefswood Stables homebred registered an impressive debut victory going six panels over this strip Feb 1. He faces another good-looking debut winner in Money Moves (Candy Ride {Arg}). The $975,000 OBSAPR purchase rallied to victory in his six-furlong unveiling in the slop here Feb. 15. Also looking to take his record to two-for-two is Saratogian (Empire Maker), who graduated at first asking at Tampa Feb. 8. TJCIS PPs

 

ROYALLY BRED ‘PHAROAH’ DEBUTS IN ARCADIA

7th-SA, $55K, Msw, 3yo/up, f/m, 7f, 7:09p.m.

A son of Triple Crown hero American Pharoah and MGISW blue hen Take Charge Lady, first timer AS TIME GOES BY is as royally bred as they come. A three-time Grade I winner and multi-millionaire on the racetrack, Take Charge Lady proved equally talented in the breeding shed, producing champion Will Take Charge (Unbridled’s Son); Grade I winner Take Charge Indy (A.P. Indy); and the dam of champion Take Charge Brandi (Giant’s Causeway) and MGISW Omaha Beach (War Front).

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