Sunday, October 13, 2019
Mugaritz ran his winning streak to four straight with a victory in the $50,000 Bull Dog H. on Oct. 13, making him Dialed In's 16th stakes horse of 2019...
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Two-year-old filly Specially made short work of 11 rivals in a Keeneland maiden special weight event at six furlongs on Oct. 5, running away to an impressive 5 ¼-length score in her unveiling. The eye-catching victory, accomplished in 1:10.45 under jockey Florent Geroux, earned the John Oxley colorbearer TDN Rising Star status.
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Onyx scored for the third time in a row with her scintillating three-length win in the $75,000 Our Dear Peggy S. at Gulfstream Park...
Perfect Shirl ready for big Breeders' Cup effort
RSS Feeds Thursday, March 3, 2011
Charles Fipke homebred Perfect Shirl comes into the Nov. 4 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1) off a top effort in the Grade 2 Canadian S. on Sept. 18, where she finished full of run to get beat just a half length.

A 4-year-old daughter of Darby Dan stallion Perfect Soul, Perfect Shirl drew post 8 in the $2 million, 1 3/8 mile turf marathon. The bay filly has hit the board in seven of ten grass outings, including a win in the Grade 2 Lake George S. at Saratoga.

As the eighth race on Friday, the Filly and Mare Turf runs at 6:50 p.m.

Perfect Shirl is one of five stakes horses in 2011 by her sire. His top earner this year is Check Your Soul, winner of the Wando S. and Plate Trial S., both at Woodbine.

Fipke will also have another homebred in the Breeders' Cup with Jersey Town in the $1 million Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile (G1), Saturday's seventh race.

The 5-year-old chestnut horse turned in his best race of his career in the 2010 Cigar Mile H. (G1). Since then, he was second in the Grade 1 Forego S. at Saratoga. He has been off the board only once in 15 starts, amassing $483,001 in earnings.

Both Perfect Shirl and Jersey Town are trained by Roger Attfield.