OBS March graduates swept both of Santa Anita’s G1 races for 2-year-olds on Saturday as Secret Compass took the Chandelier Stakes for fillies and Bond Holder scored in the FrontRunner Stakes.
Westrock Stables LLC’s Secret Compass came running late in the $250,000 Chandelier Stakes (G1) and was up late to win by a head. The daughter of Discreet Cat was sold for $425,000 by Eddie Woods, Agent, at the 2013 March Sale after a quarter in :21 flat at the Under Tack Show. Now 4-2-0-0,she has earned $216,120 to date. watch her under tack video
Reddam Racing LLC Bond Holder came into the $250,000 FrontRunner Stakes (G1) a maiden, but rallied from off the pace to run past fellow OBS graduate Dance With Fate (April ’13) in deep stretch and score by 2-1/4 lengths. Dance With Fate settled for second. The 2-year-old colt by Mineshaft was sold by Crupi’s New Castle Farm, Agent, for $125,000 in March after an eighth in :10 2/5 at the Under Tack Show. He’s now 5-1-1-2 and has earned $186,000. watch his under tack video