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Fashion Plate scores in Santa Anita Oaks

Arnold Zetcher LLC & Michael Tabor’s Fashion Plate reeled off her third straight win, taking charge of the $400, 000 Santa Anita Oaks (G1) at the break and never looking back, turning back a late run by favored Ria Antonia and winning by a length and a quarter, with fellow OBS graduate Bajan (March ’13) settling for third. It’s the second straight grade one win for the 3-year-old daughter of Old Fashioned, sold for $340,000 by de Meric Sales, Agent, after she sped an eighth in :9 4/5 at the Under Tack Show for the 2013 OBS April Sale. She’s now 5-3-0-1 and has earned $459,250. watch her under tack video

Hardacre Farm LLC’s Ready Signal picked up her second straight stakes win at Gulfstream on Saturday, closing with a rush from next to last, splitting horses in the lane and winning the $75,000 Powder Break Stakes by a length and three quarters.  The 5-year-old mare by More Than Ready, sold for $190,000 by Jerry Bailey Sales Agency, Agent, at the 2011 OBS March Sale, is now 19-4-2-2 and has earned $213,694. watch her under tack video

Rustlewood Farm’s Prudhoe Bay came out for the drive in Saturday’s $75,000 Ocala Breeders’ Sales Sophomore Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs, wore down the leaders and was up in the final yards to edge fellow OBS graduate Brothersofthetime (August ’12) by a head for his second stakes victory. Fourth in the Swale Stakes (G2) after his victory in the OBS Sprint Stakes in January, the 3-year-old Florida-bred colt by Songandaprayer is now 5-3-0-0 with earnings of $111,535. He was consigned by Summerfield, Agent, to the 2012 OBS August Sale

Pinnacle Racing Stables, H. Jack Hendricks and Roger L. Justice’s Holiday Magic rallied to take command of the Tampa Bay Downs’ $75,000 Stonehedge Farm South Sophomore Fillies Stakes in the stretch and then drew away to a 3-3/4 length victory, with fellow OBS graduate Legal Laura (August ’12) settling for third. It’s the second stakes score for the 3-year-old Florida-bred daughter of Congrats, now 9-3-1-3 with $188,150 in earnings. The two time OBS graduate was consigned to the 2012 October Sale by The Acorn LLC, Agent, before being sold for $45,000 by All In Sales (Tony Bowling) at the 2013 April Sale. watch her under tack video

Trilogy Stable and Laurie Plesa’s Laurel Futurity winner Yes I’m Lucky got his 3-year-old campaign off on the right foot, coming from off the pace and scoring by a head in the $73,500 Mr. Light Stakes on the turf at Gulfstream Park. It’s the fourth stakes win for the colt by Yes It’s True, sold by Eisaman Equine, Agent,for $105,000 at the 2013 March Sale after his Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. The win gives him a 8-5-1-1 record and earnings of $233,000. watch his under tack video