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Funny Moon Wins US Gr1 Coaching Club Oaks
Also in the US, Funny Moon (Malibu Moon-Fun Crowd, by Easy Goer) powered home from last in running to score by a neck in the US$300,000 Gr1 Coaching Club American Oaks (10 furlongs) for 3YO fillies at Belmont Park in New York. Funny Moon (ridden by Alan Garcia for trainer Christophe Clement) defeated Don't Forget Gil (Kafwain-Livermore Leslie, by Mt Livermore) & Canadian-bred Wynning Ride (Candy Ride-Wynyard, by Mr Greeley). Kentucky-bred Funny Moon (a US$175,000 yearling at the 2007 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga August Sale) now has 4 wins & a runner-up from 6 starts for US$265,900 earnings.