Chriselliam, winner of the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf and a finalist for an Eclipse Award, was euthanized Feb. 7 in Newmarket, England, as a result of a foot infection, according to Racing Post.
Chriselliam powered home a clear winner of the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita Park Nov. 1, proving her form off a Sept. 27 score in the Shadwell Fillies Mile at Newmarket.
Ken and Sarah Ramsey's homebred Kitten Kaboodle took the rail trip to victory in the $150,000 JPMorgan Chase Jessamine Stakes at Keeneland Oct. 9, earning a berth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita Park.
Flotilla avoided trouble with an explosive late run down the center of the course in the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf Nov. 2 at Santa Anita Park, giving jockey Christophe Lemaire his first win in the World Championships.
Owners Michael Kisber and Bradley Thoroughbreds hope for a quick return on investment when their 2-year-old filly Watsdachances starts as one of the favorites in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf on Nov. 2 at Santa Anita Park.
Not long after Noble Tune demolished the field in Monday's Grade 3 Pilgrim at Belmont Park, fellow Chad Brown trainee Watsdachances rallied boldly between foes to capture the companion race for fillies, the Grade 3, $150,000 Miss Grillo Stakes.
The starting gate for the $250,000 Natalma Stakes (Can-IIT) on the Woodbine lawn Sept. 15 will be packed with promising 2-year-old fillies, 14 in all, with an automatic Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf berth at stake.
Pure Gossip, emphatic winner of the Miss Grillo Stakes at Belmont on Oct. 2, will be supplemented to the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf for a fee of $100,000, trainer Phil Serpe confirmed Tuesday morning.
Trainer Jimmy Toner made no excuses after More Than Real handed Winter Memories her only defeat in the 2010 Breeders' Cup. Toner is hoping he won't need any after the pair meet for the first time as 3-year-olds at Saratoga in the Lake George Stakes.
Thanks in great part to a heady ride by Garrett Gomez, who scored his third victory of the day, More Than Real won the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf by about two lengths over heavily favored Winter Memories.
Trainer Jimmy Toner glanced at his stopwatch after Winter Memories had concluded a five-furlong workout over Belmont Park's inner turf course Monday morning and was shocked at what it read: 58.50 seconds.