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Ancona Wins Uruguay Gr1 1000 Guineas
In South America, favourite Ancona (First American-Berimbau, by Carson City) "posted a dominant front-running 4-lengths triumph" in Uruguay's Gr1 Gran Premio Polla de Potrancas-1000 Guineas (1st leg of the Uruguayan Triple Crown) over 1600m for 3YO fillies at Maronas, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Ancona (ridden by Gustavo Duarte for trainer Ramon Peralta) defeated Secretarial & Potri Lucila. Ancona now has 3 wins from 6 starts (plus runner-ups at her last 2 runs in the Clasico Produccion Nacional & Gran Premio Criterium).