|My Wandy’s Girl (here in archive photo) imposed in the Thanksgiving Day Stakes.|
The two year old imported, My Wandy’s Girl, achieved her first victory in a stakes event when this past Thursday, November 24, dominated the 60th edition of the Thanksgiving Day Stakes on the Hipódromo Camarero’s track with the direction of its regular jockey Juan Carlos Díaz.
Díaz made My Wandy’s Girl advance from the fifth place in the six participants race when there were left 600 meters to the finish line, while Successful Talent led the pack from the start.
It was precisely Successful Talent to whom My Wandy’s Girl outperformed entering the last stretch after being threatened by Aracelis Baby M., who was able to be placed within less than two lengths from the pointer, but was not able to keep the advance letting the winner to unlink clear to lead in the last 50 meters of the race.
My Wandy’s Girl covered the distance in 1:24.98, carrying the most part of the $75,620 prize offered for the event. The winner is owned by Wanda Iris stable and trained by Samuel Díaz.
The Pick-6 payed $14,183.40 with six winners and $42.25 with five. The winning digits are: 4 – 2 – 9 – 10 – 8 – 2.
PHOTO COURTESY OF HIPI-PHOTO.