LA BOLENA Gets First Blacktype Win
Runner-up in the blacktype Clasico Isaac Sam Jimenez (G2 PAN) in September, LA BOLENA stepped up to the highest level and won the Clasico Dia de la Madre (G1 PAN) by three lengths. The 4-year-old filly by ALTERNATION saved ground along the rail going around the first turn in this 1 1/8-mile event. She moved up on the inside to take the lead as the raced down the backstretch. Going around the far turn, LA BOLENA was challenged by another, but began to inch away at the top of the stretch. She maintained a comfortable lead to the wire to get the victory, defeating daughters of Candy Ride and Maclean’s Music. Lifetime record: 20-10-6-1, approx. $45,000. O-Stud Dozal. B-Connie Brown & Robert Hoopes. T-Vincente Prescott.