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Songbird Wins Gr1 Debutante Stakes
At Del Mar in the US, Darley's multiple Gr1-winning shuttler Medaglia d'Oro (El Prado-Cappucino Bay, by Bailjumper) celebrated a Gr1 success when 2YO filly Songbird (Medaglia d'Oro-Ivanavinalot, by West Acre) scored by 5.25-lengths for trainer Jerry Hollendorfer in the US$300,000 Gr1 Debutante Stakes (7 furlongs) for 2YO fillies, over fellow 2YO fillies Pretty n Cool (Scat Daddy-Stayclassysandiego, by Rockport Harbor) & Land Over Sea (Bellamy Road-Belle Watling, by Pulpit). This was the first stakes victory for the exciting Songbird who took her record to 2 wins from 2 starts for US$222,000 earnings.