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We Miss Artie Wins Gr1 Dixiana Breeders' Futurity
At Keeneland in the US, US Gr1-winning Emirates Park shuttler Artie Schiller (El Prado-Hidden Light, by Majestic Light) added a second Gr1 success when 2YO colt We Miss Artie (Artie Schiller-Athena's Gift, by Fusaichi Pegasus) scored by 2.75-lengths for trainer Todd Pletcher in the US$400,000 Gr1 Dixiana Breeders' Futurity (8 furlongs) for 2YOs, over fellow colts Smarty's Echo (Smarty Jones-Silver Echo, by Eastern Echo) & Arctic Slope (Van Nistelrooy-Alpine Spring, by Coronado's Quest). This was We Miss Artie's first Gr1 victory and took his record to 2 wins & a placing from 4 starts.