Saturday's Insights: Son of Ashado Makes Return at Churchill


Hall of Famers Ashado and trainer Todd Pletcher in 2005 | Horsephotos


3rd-CD, $100K, Msw, 3yo/up, 6f, 1:43p.m.
Godolphin's CASUAL AFFAIR (Into Mischief) returns to action following a close-up second in his unveiling at Keeneland Apr. 23. Trained by Brendan Walsh, the homebred is out of Ashado (Saint Ballado), Champion 3-year-old Filly and Older Female in 2004 and 2005, and subsequently inducted in racing's Hall of Fame in 2014. Stonestreet's BEAU LIAM (Liam's Map) kicks off for trainer Steve Asmussen off a steady string of works, including a bullet four-furlong move (:47, 1/57) two back May 16. Out of graded winner Belle of Perintown (Dehere), the homebred is a half to graded winner Strike it Rich (Unbridled's Song). TJCIS PPs

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