Yankee Fourtune 3rd in G3 Canadian Turf Stakes

Yankee Fourtune (Yankee Gentleman/Madam Ann) was 3rd on Sunday in the Canadian Turf Stakes at Gulfstream Park.  The 4-year-old gelding won 5 of 7 races last year, with career earnings of over $250,000.  Yankee Fourtune was consigned by Brookdale Sales in the 2008 Keeneland September Sale.  Best of luck to all of the connections.

Brookdale Grad Serene Sophia Breaks Maiden

Brookdale graduate, Serene Sophia (Giant’s Causeway/Miss Soft Sell), broke her maiden on Thursday at Del Mar by 1 and a 1/2 lengths.  Serene Sophia was sold in the 2008 Keeneland September yearling sale for $280,000.  Bred by Cris Caldwell, Serene Sophia is a half to  Brother Derek, as well as hip 1050, a Bernardini colt being consigned by Brookdale in September.