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US Gr1 Mares Retiring 6: Game Face
Zabeel Racing International confirmed 4YO mare Game Face (Menifee-Galleon of Gold, by Gone West) will also head to Kentucky to begin a breeding career following her 9th-placing (behind Informed Decision) in the Gr1 Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (7 furlongs) at Santa Anita. Game Face retires with 8 wins (including 2009’s Gr1 Princess Rooney Stakes over 6 furlongs at Calder, Gr2 Inside Information Stakes over 7 furlongs at Gulfstream Park, Gr2 Honorable Miss Stakes over 6 furlongs at Saratoga & Gr2 First Lady Handicap over 6 furlongs at Gulfstream Park, plus 2008’s Gr2 Old Hat Stakes over 6.5 furlongs at Gulfstream Park & Gr3 La Troienne Stakes over 7.5 furlongs at Churchill Downs) & 5 placings (including 2009’s Gr3 Hurricane Bertie Handicap over 6.5 furlongs at Gulfstream Park, plus 2008’s Gr1 Acorn Stakes over 8 furlongs at Belmont Park & Gr2 Davona Dale Stakes over 8 furlongs at Gulfstream Park) from 17 starts for US$799,348 earnings.