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La Collina Wins Gr1 Matron Stakes
At Leopardstown in Ireland, 4YO mare La Collina (Strategic Prince-Starfish, by Galileo) scored by 0.5-length for trainer Kevin Pendergast in the €200,000 Gr1 Matron Stakes (8 furlongs) for 3YO+ f&m, over fellow 4YO mare Lily's Angel (Speeding Fine-Calling All Angels, by Celestial Dancer) & 3YO filly Say (Galileo-Riskaverse, by Dynaformer). This was La Collina's 2nd Gr1 victory and took her record to 3 wins (including the Gr1 Phoenix Stakes) & 5 placings (including the Gr1 Moyglare Stud Stakes & Gr3 Gladness Stakes) from 15 starts for £291,439 earnings.