The November Sale: Grade 1 Winners Off the Track (Part 1)

The Fasig-Tipton November Sale has catalogued 26 G1 winners or producers in 2016! Over the next few days, we’ll profile each of racing’s leading ladies to be offered at The November Sale.

Today’s post features G1 winners Al’s Gal, Birdatthewire, Cathryn Sophia, Curalina, Dacita (CHI), Gomo, and Haveyougoneaway.

AL’S GAL (Hip 103)
English Channel – Dans La Ville (CHI)
Owner: Ken & Sarah Ramsey | Trainer: Mike Maker

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Al’s Gal wins the E.P. Taylor S. (G1)

Profile
Al’s Gal is a hard-knocking mare who keeps getting better with age. She has won or placed in 19 of 26 starts, including eight wins, for earnings of $749,775.

Stakes Record
1st E.P. Taylor S. (G1)
1st Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf Marathon S.
1st Keertana S. (G1)
2nd Beverly D. S. (G1)
2nd Modesty S. (G3)
2nd Bewitched S. (G3)

Fun Fact
In the G1 E.P. Taylor S., Al’s Gal beat top class fillies and mares from the United States, Great Britain, Ireland, France, and Chile.

Breeders’ Cup Connection
Al’s Gal is pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf on November 4.

On November 7
Al’s Gal will be offered as Hip 103 at the November Sale, consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

Links
Al’s Gal Featurette | Enhanced Catalogue | E.P. Taylor S. (G1)

BIRDATTHEWIRE (Hip 108)
Summer Bird – My Limit
O: Forum Racing | T: Dale Romans

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Birdatthewire wins the La Brea S. (G1)

Profile
Birdatthewire is a three-time graded stakes winner with earnings of $702,980. She has won or placed in 10 of 19 of her career starts.

Stakes Record
1st La Brea S. (G1)
1st Gulfstream Park Oaks (G2)
1st Forward Gal S. (G2)

Fun Fact
Since breaking her maiden at two, Birdatthewire has race exclusively in graded stakes company.

On November 7
Birdatthewire will be offered as Hip 108 at the November Sale, consigned by Roman Racing and Sales.

Links
Birdatthewirefeaturette | Enhanced Catalogue | La Brea S. (G1)

CATHRYN SOPHIA (113)
Street Boss – Sheave
O: Cash Is King | Trainer: John Servis

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Cathryn Sophia wins the Kentucky Oaks (G1)

Profile
Cathryn Sophia was an exceptionally fast two-year-old who carried her speed around two turns at three. She won six of nine starts and earned $1,229,720.

Stakes Record
1st Kentucky Oaks (G1)
1st Davona Dale S. (G2)
1st Forward Gal S. (G2)
1st Princess of Sylmar S.
1st Gin Talking S.
3rd Cotillion S. (G1)
3rd Acorn S. (G1)
3rd Ashland S. (G1)

Fun Fact
Cathryn Sophia won her first four starts by a combined total of 41½ lengths.

On November 7
Cathryn Sophia will be offered as Hip 113 at the November Sale, consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

Links
Cathryn Sophia Featurette | Enchanced Catalogue | Kentucky Oaks (G1) | Consignor Video

CURALINA (Hip 123)
Curlin – Whatdreamsrmadeof
O: Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners | T: Todd Pletcher

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Curalina after her win in the La Troienne S. (G1)

Profile
Curalina is a three-time G1 winner who has won or placed in 11 of 12 career starts for earnings of $1,515,940.

Stakes Record
1st La Troienne S. (G1)
1st Coaching Club American Oaks (G1)
1st Acorn S. (G1)
1st Shuvee H. (G3)
2nd Personal Ensign S. (G1)
2nd Beldame S. (G1)
3rd Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1)
3rd Alabama S. (G1)

Fun Fact
Curalina’s 7½ length margin of victory in the La Troienne S. (G1) was the second best in the race’s history, behind only 2003 winner You ( 7¾ lengths).

Breeders’ Cup Connection
Curalina is pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) on November 4.

On November 7
Curalina will be offered as Hip 123 at the November Sale, consigned by Bluewater Sales.

Links
Curalina Featurette | Enhanced Catalogue | La Troienne S. (G1)

DACITA (CHI) (Hip 156)
Scat Daddy – Daja (CHI)
O: Sheep Pond Partners & Bradley Thoroughbreds | Chad Brown

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Dacita wins the Diana S. (G1)

Profile
Five-year-old daughter of the late great Scat Daddy, Dacita has won or placed in 13 of 16 starts in three countries, including eight graded/group stakes wins, for earnings of $1,012,769 to date.

Stakes Record
1st Diana S. (G1)
1st Las Oaks Carlos Hirmas A. (G1)
1st Polla de Potrancas (G1)
1st Arturo Lyon Pena (G1)
1st New York S. (G2)
1st Ballston Spa S. (G2)
1st Julio Subercaseaux Brown (G3)
1st Cotejo de Potrancas (G3)
2nd Canadian S. (G2)
2nd The Very One S. (G3)
3rd Criadores Dorama (G2)

Fun Fact
Dacita has raced exclusively in graded/group stakes company since breaking her maiden, and is a G1 winner in the United States and her native Chile.

On November 7
Dacita will be offered as Hip 156 at the November Sale, consigned by Lane’s End.

Links
Dacita Featurette | Enhanced Catalogue | Diana S. (G1)

GOMO (Hip 137)
Uncle Mo – Gentle Audrey
O: Reddam Racing | Trainer: Doug O’Neill

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Gomo wins the Alcibiades S. (G1)

Profile
A precocious daughter of Champion Freshman Sire Uncle Mo, Gomo is a G1 winner on dirt and a stakes-placed winner on turf. On the board in five of seven career starts, Gomo has earned $349,130 to date.

Stakes Record
1st Alcibiades S. (G1)
2nd Sorrento S. (G2)
3rd Del Mar Juvenile Fillies Turf

Fun Fact
Gomo is the first G1 winning filly for her Champion sire Uncle Mo.

Breeders’ Cup Connection
Gomo is pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1) on November 5.

On November 7
Gomo will be offered as Hip 137 at The November Sale, consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

Links
Gomo Featurette | Enhanced Catalogue | Alcibiades S. (G1)

HAVEYOUGONEAWAY (Hip 142)
Congrats – One Wise Cowgirl
O: Gary Barber & Sequel Racing

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Haveyougoneaway wins the Ballerina S. (G1)

Profile
A stakes-placed winner at three, stakes winner at four, and G1 winner and multiple graded stakes winner at five, Haveyougoneaway won or placed in 21 of 26 starts and has earned $897,425 to date.

Stakes Record
1st Ballerina S. (G1)
1st Honorable Miss H. (G2)
1st Dancin Renee S.
1st Spring Fever S.
1st American Beauty S.
1st Flashy Lady S.
2nd Critical Eye S.
2nd Carousel S.

Fun Fact
In her Ballerina S. (G1) victory last out at Saratoga, Haveyougoneaway finished first of 10 in a field composed exclusively of graded stakes winners, six of them G1 winners.

Breeders’ Cup Connection
Haveyougoneaway is pre-entered in the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint on November 5.

On November 7
Haveyougoneaway will be offered as Hip 142 at the November Sale, consigned by Sequel Bloodstock.

Links
Haveyougoneaway Featurette | Enhanced Catalogue | Ballerina S. (G1)

Come back tomorrow to learn more about G1 winners Her Emmynency, Illuminant, Linda Linda, Off the Tracks, Union Strike, and Wavell Avenue!

Join us for The November Sale on Monday, November 7 at 5 pm.

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