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1st Winner For US Freshman Sire Sightseeing
US Gr2-winning 8YO freshman stallion Sightseeing (Pulpit-Resort, by Pleasant Colony) recorded his 1st winner when front-running 2YO filly So Many Ways (Sightseeing-Happy Scene, by Dehere) scored by 8-lengths on debut over 4.5 furlongs at Parx Racing in Pennsylvania for trainer Anthony Dutrow. So Many Ways was a US$22,000 yearling at the 2011 Fasig-Tipton October Sale. Her sire Sightseeing stands for US$3,500 at Richland Hills Farm in Kentucky. On the track, Sightseeing (a Phipps Stable home-bred) won 2 of 18 starts (including the 2007 Gr2 Peter Pan Stakes at Belmont Park, plus placings in the Gr1 Wood Memorial Stakes, Gr2 Dwyer Stakes, Gr2 Jim Dandy Stakes, Gr3 Nashua Stakes & Listed Westchester Handicap) & earned US$508,401.