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Get Stormy Wins US Gr1 Maker's Mark Mile
The 5YO entire Get Stormy (Stormy Atlantic-Foolish Gal, by Kiri's Clown) scored a 2.75-lengths victory in the US$300,000 Gr1 Maker's Mark Mile Stakes (8 furlongs on turf) for 4YOs & up at Keeneland. Get Stormy (ridden by Javier Castellano for trainer Thomas Bush) defeated 4YO gelding Workin For Hops (City Zip-Citi Pearl, by Citidancer) & Canadian-bred 8YO entire Society's Chairman (Not Impossible-Athena's Smile, by Olympio). Get Stormy took his record to 9 wins (including 2010's Gr2 Bernard Baruch Handicap over 9 furlongs at Saratoga, Gr2 Fourstardave Handicap over 8.5 furlongs at Saratoga & Listed Elkwood Stakes over 8.5 furlongs at Monmouth Park, plus 2009's Gr3 Commonwealth Turf Stakes over 8.5 furlongs at Churchill Downs, Gr3 Bryan Station Stakes over 8 furlongs at Keeneland & Listed Lure Stakes over 8 furlongs at Saratoga) & 4 placings (including February's Gr1 Gulfstream Park Turf Stakes over 9 furlongs at Gulfstream Park) from 21 starts for US$795,961 earnings.