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Emma's Encore Wins Gr1 Prioress Stakes
US Gr2-winning Vinery Stud shuttler & 2010 US Champion 1st-Season sire Congrats (A.P.Indy-Praise, by Mr Prospector) celebrated a Gr1 triumph when sophomore daughter Emma's Encore (Congrats-French Opera, by Wild Again) scored by a nose for trainer H.Jerkens over fellow fillies Judy the Beauty (Ghostzapper–Holy Blitz, by Holy Bull) & Agave Kiss (Lion Heart– Salty Romance, by Salt Lake) in the Gr1 Prioress Stakes (6 furlongs) for 3YO fillies at Saratoga. Last start winner of the Gr3 Belmont Victory Ride Stakes, Emma's Encore took her record to 4 wins from 10 starts.