May Shares, Miss Machiavelli score first stakes wins

A Shares Stables’ May Shares took on colts in the $100,000 Island Sun Stakes on the Belmont Park turf course and won her first stakes race convincingly, opening up in the stretch and scoring by 4-1/2 lengths, with fellow OBS graduate Sidearm (April ’13) checking in third.  The 2-year-old daughter of Stonesider was purchased for $20,000 out of the Casey Newick consignment at the 2011 OBS Fall Mixed Sale. She’s now 3-2-1-0 and has earned $116,000.

Big Chief Racing LLC’s Miss Machiavelli picked up her first stakes win on Saturday, coming from off the pace to win Golden Gate’s $100,000 Pike Place Dancer Stakes by half a length. The 2-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller, now 4-2-0-0 with earnings of $108,500, was consigned by Mayberry Farm, Agent, to the 2013 OBS April Sale. watch her under tack video