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US Record 17-Wins-In-A-Row To Peppers Pride
In the US, unbeaten 12-time stakes-winning 5YO mare Peppers Pride (Desert God-Lady Pepper, byChili Pepper Pie) "set a modern North American record by earning her 17th consecutive victory" with a 1.75-lengths win in a 6-furlongs allowance/optional claiming race at Zia Park in New Mexico, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Peppers Pride (trainer by Joel Marr & ridden by Carlos Madeira, who has been on board in each of her 17 career starts) previously shared the record of 16 consecutive wins with 1948 Triple Crown winner Citation, 2-time Horse-Of-The-Year Cigar, Gr1-winner Mister Frisky & multiple stakes-winner Hallowed Dreams. A Joe Allen home-bred, Peppers Pride has raced exclusively in New Mexico & has compiled US$884,585 in purse earnings.