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US Gr1 Mares Retiring 2: Music Note
Godolphin confirmed 4YO mare Music Note (A.P.Indy-Note Musicale, by Sadler's Wells) is also retiring to the breeding barn following her 3rd-placing (behind Life Is Sweet) in the weekend’s Gr1 Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic (9 furlongs) at Santa Anita. Overall she recorded 7 wins (including 2009’s Gr1 Ballerina Stakes over 7 furlongs at Saratoga & Gr1 Beldame Stakes over 9 furlongs at Belmont Park, plus 2008’s Gr1 Coaching Club American Oaks over 10 furlongs at Belmont Park, Gr1 Mother Goose Stakes over 9 furlongs at Belmont Park & Gr1 Gazelle Stakes over 9 furlongs at Belmont Park) & 3 placings (also including 2008's Gr1 Alabama Stakes over 10 furlongs at Saratoga & Gr1 Breeders' Cup Ladies Classic over 9 furlongs at Santa Anita) from 12 starts for US$1,615,000 earnings.