Easy stakes victory for 2yo daughter of bargain mare
The two-year-old Harlan’s Holiday filly broke well and dueled with eventual third Chattering Nikita to the head of the stretch before drawing away to record an easy 2 1/4 length success. It was the second win in four starts for Holiday Babe, who runs in the colours of Riversedge Racing Stables, Ltd.
Holiday Babe was bred in Kentucky by the Webadd Partnership out of Blinx Babe, a Wild Again half-sister to the dam of top two-year-old and successful sire Officer. Also the dam of the stakes-placed multiple winner Takemetoyourleader, Blinx Babe was purchased by Chad Schumer as agent for just $4,500 in foal to Discreetly Mine at the 2012 Keeneland November Sale.