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Laughing Wins US Gr1 Diana Stakes
At Saratoga in the US, 5YO Irish-bred mare Laughing (Dansili-Comic, by Be My Chief) led in a quinella for Juddmonte stallion Dansili when scoring by a head for trainer A.Goldberg in the US$588,000 Gr1 Diana Stakes (9 furlongs) for 3YO+ fillies & mares, over fellow 5YO Irish-bred mare Dream Peace (Dansili-Truly a Dream, by Darshaan) & 4YO mare Stephanie's Kitten (Kitten's Joy-Unfold the Rose, by Catienus). This was Laughing's maiden Gr1 triumph and took her record to 6 wins (including the Gr3 Gallorette Handicap & last start's Gr3 Eatontown Handicap at Monmouth) & 4 placings (including the Gr3 Athenia Stakes at Belmont) from 13 starts.