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Beholder Wins US Gr1 Zenyatta Stakes
At Santa Anita in the US, WA Rangeview Stud shuttler Henny Hughes (Hennessy-Meadow Flyer, by Meadowlake) added a Gr1 triumph when 3YO filly Beholder (Henny Hughes-Leslie's Lady, by Tricky Creek) scored by 1.25-lengths for trainer Richard Mandella in the US$250,000 Gr1 Zenyatta Stakes (8 furlongs) for 3YO+ f&m, over 6YO mare Authenticity (Quiet American-Court of Appeal, by Deputy Minister) & 5YO mare Joyful Victory (Tapit-Wild Lucy Black, by Wild Again). This was Beholder's fourth Gr1 victory and took her record to 7 wins (including the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies, Gr1 Las Virgenes Stakes & Gr1 Santa Anita Oaks) & 3 placings (including the Gr1 Kentucky Oaks) from 11 starts.