Sunday Insights: Half to Maxfield Debuts in Hallendale


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4th-GP, $60k, Msw, 3yo, f, 6f, 2:01p.m. ET
Beautifully bred and sporting the royal Godolphin blue, LOVED (Medaglia d'Oro) will be unveiled by Brendan Walsh, a conditioner well-versed with her family as the trainer of the filly's half-brother, MGISW and new Darley sire Maxfield (Street Sense). Out of a daughter of Caress (Storm Cat), Loved hails from the female family of leading sires Bernstein (Storm Cat) and Sky Mesa (Pulpit), as well as MGSW & GISP Golden Velvet (Seeking the Gold), the dam of two multiple graded stakes winners. Loved comes off a bullet half-mile work Mar. 3 going :48.25 in company. TJCIS PPs

11th-GP, $60k, Msw, 3yo, f, 7 1/2f T, 5:42p.m. ET
A pair of blue-blooded homebreds are scheduled to be unveiled here, including Joe Allen's PERSONAL BEST (Tapit), the first foal for American Grade I winner and French GSW War Flag (War Front). The filly's second dam Black Speck (Arch) has a line of graded success beneath her, including Hong Kong's Champion Stayer Lines of Battle (War Front) and Group 3 winner, turned producer Homebound (Dixie Union). The other starter of note will be Get By, a daughter of the recently departed Get Stormy and a full-sister to GSW Getmotherarose. She is also a half to the hard-knocking winner of over $305,000 in lifetime earnings End Play (Cape Blanco {Ire}). This is the family of Puerto Rican champion 3-year-old and U.S. import Devil's Bag Copy (Devil's Bag). Get By will carry the colors of the Mary Abeel Sullivan Revocable Trust. Ian Wilkes sends her to post. TJCIS PPs

9th-OP, $90k, Msw, 3yo, 6f, 6:10p.m. ET
BE THERE (Medaglia d'Oro), the first foal out of MGSW Tin Type Gal (Tapit), will debut here for breeder My Meadowview. With Miss Shop (Deputy Minister) as his second dam, the colt lays claim to the same female line as sires Trappe Shot (Tapit) and Power Broker (Pulpit). This is an active black-type family with GI Runhappy Hopeful S. runner up Shoplifted (Into Mischief) and MGSW Imprimis (Broken View) in its ranks. TJCIS PPs

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