Elegancia travels to Newbury
Today we send Elegancia to Newbury to run in the ‘Dubai Duty Free Full Of Surprises British EBF Fillies’ Conditions Stakes’ for owners St Albans Bloodstock Limited. Elegancia was purchased at the Tattersalls Book 1 Sale in 2021 for 285,000 GNS by Blandford Bloodstock from Highclere Stud.The 2 year old filly is by Lope De Vega and out of a Lawman mare called So Sleek. The dam So Sleek was a winner of 3 races over 1 mile 3 and 1 mile 4 furlongs as well as placing on four other occassions. So Sleek is a half sister to Silk Sari a winner of 4 races which included the Listed ‘Chalice Stakes’ and the Group 2 ‘Park Hill Stakes. She also placed 2nd in the Group 1’Qipco British Champions Fillies & Mares Stakes’. Today Elegancia makes her racecourse debut in a field of 15 runners with a draw of 3. David Probert takes the ride.