Champion CHAMPAGNE ROOM Makes Winning Return in $200,000 Remington Park Oaks
The 2016 Eclipse Champion 2-Year-Old Filly and Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies-G1 winner CHAMPAGNE ROOM returned to the races to take $200,000 Remington Park Oaks by an overpowering 3 3/4 lengths. The 3-year-old filly by BROKEN VOW broke on top under Mario Gutierrez and never relinquished the lead in this 1 1/16-mile test. She was last seen placing in the Las Virgenes S-G2 on February 5 and subsequently had a bone chip removed. Last year, CHAMPAGNE ROOM won the Sorrento S.-G2 and placed in the G1 Del Mar Debutante S. before her victory in the Breeders’ Cup. Lifetime record: 7-3-1-2, $1,430,600. Owner: O-Alesia, Christensen, Ciaglia Racing LLC, Exline-Border Racing LLC, Gulliver Racing LLC. B-Respite Farm. T-Peter Eurton.