This promises to be a crazy busy weekend for the Stidham barn, and so, let’s get down to business, outlining all the weekend entries, big and small!
At Colonial Downs tomorrow, Doc Boy and Jack The Ripper are entered in Race 7, the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Kitten’s Joy Stakes, over 1 1/16th miles on the turf. Jack The Ripper is drawn 3 of 7, with Horacio Karamanos on board, and they’re a 5-1 shot. Doc Boy is drawn 4 with Fergal Lynch up, and they’re 9-2 on the Morning Line.
In race 8 on the card, the $150,000 Fasig-Tipton Virginia Oaks over 1 1/8 miles on the turf, Carnival Colors is drawn 3 of 9 with Forest Boyce on board, and they’re 10-1. Tasting the Stars is drawn 5, and the Horacio Karamanos ridden runner is a 5-2 shot.
Next up is Credit Swap, drawn 7 of 9 in the $250,000 New Kent County Virginia Derby, over 1 1/8 miles on the turf. Credit Swap enjoys the services of Trevor McCarthy, and they’re a 4-1 chance on the Morning Line.
Doc Boy also holds an engagement at Kentucky Downs tomorrow in the richly endowed $500,000 Gainesway Farm Juvenile Stakes, a mile on the turf. Ridden by Florent Geroux, Doc Body is drawn 8 of 12 and they’re a 8-1 shot on the Morning Line.
Here’s the rest of the weekend entries:
Marshall Law (IRE) – Race 1, Maiden Special Weight
Tizaprincessa – Race 5, Allowance Optional Claiming $25,000
The Stidham stable has been enjoying a rare run of winners this past week or so, and the next Stidham stable update on Monday will review each and every one of them, as well as review the exciting Labor Day racing!