3YO TOO PRETTY Pulls Away in Maiden Special at Oaklawn

Having placed in her two starts this year, both Maiden Specials here and only beaten a length last out, TOO PRETTY took control after a 1/2-mile and drew off in midstretch for 3 3/4-length victory in this one mile Maiden Special on the Apple Blossom H. undercard. The 3-year-old filly from the third crop of ALTERNATION broke alertly from post nine in this 12-horse field to duel for the lead from the outset. She moved up to challenge for the lead going into the far turn, took the top spot into the stretch and was never challenged after that. Lifetime record: 5-1-1-1, $63,042. O- Richard B. Christian and J J Thoroughbreds. B-Five Star Racing. T-Daniel Peitz.