Summers Hope Dominates
January 24, 2020
TDN - Thoroughbred Daily News
5th-Fair Grounds, $40,000, Msw, 1-23, 3yo, f, 5 1/2f (off turf), 1:05.61, sy.
SUMMERS HOPE (f, 3, Summer Front--Frank's Hope, by Pulpit), off at odds of 5-2 in this rained-off debut, blasted out to the lead, showed the way through a sharp opening quarter in :21.95 and kept on rolling down the stretch, en route to a 6 3/4-length victory. Dulcimer Dame (Mineshaft) was second. The winner is a half-sister to Strike Silver (Violence), SW & GSP, $227,885.
Frank's Hope, a daughter of GISW Silver Maiden (Silver Buck) was bred to Bolt d'Oro for the 2020 season. Sales history: $40,000 Ylg '18 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: 1-1-0-0, $24,000. Click for the Equibase.com chart or VIDEO, sponsored by Fasig-Tipton.
O-Stallionaire Enterprises LLC; B-Lantern Hill Farm LLC (KY); T-Michael Stidham