Drawn on the
rail of the $125,000 La Prevoyante Stakes (G3T) is Always Shopping, who is 3-1
on the morning line in afull field of
12. The Gulfstream Park stakes race is part of the card headed by the $3 million Pegasus World Cup (G1).
Shopping, by Awesome Again and out of the Grade 1 mare Stopshoppingmaria, was a
graded winner on dirt but has since found a new home on turf. Todd Pletcher
trains the five-year-old, who has only 13 starts including a recent stakes win
on this course. She has won two of three stakes starts here, including under
jockey Irad Ortiz, Jr who retains the mount. In her only previous try at the
12-furlong distance, she ran second.
will be dangerous if she takes to the turf. The daughter of Curlin cost
$625,000, and has since started making it back with three straight wins on
Woodbine’s all weather surface. She was a nearly six-length winner of the Grade
3 Maple Leaf over ten furlongs last out for trainer Mark Casse. Tyler
Gaffalione picks up the mount.
run for trainer Christophe Clement. The daughter of Stroll is lightly raced
with just eight starts despite being five, but she is three for eight lifetime
and was Grade 3 placed at Aqueduct two back. She won on allowance on this
course ten months ago.
trainer Josie Carroll brings in Court Return for Ivan Dalos. The daughter of
Court Vision won a stakes race in August before finishing third in the Grade 2
Canadian, and second by just a neck in the prestigious E P Taylor (G1). Luis
Saez, who rode her last out when she ran seventh here in a listed stakes race,
is back aboard. She needs the pace to set up in front of her.
hails from the Bill Mott barn, and was third behind runner up Traipsing in the
Long Island last out. Junior Alvarado has the mount on the daughter of Animal
Kingdom, who has only won twice but he been top three in 10 of 16 starts. She
was third in her only try at the distance.