Celia’s Song chased fast early fractions of :21.02 and :44.75 before taking over at will and rocketing away to a 9 3/4-length victory over Allowance company at Churchill Downs.
She stopped the timer in 1:09.73 for the six furlongs and matched her career-best Equibase Speed Figure of 98.
The daughter of Distorted Humor – Warbling, by Unbridled’s Song was purchased by Mike Recio’s Rockbridge Bloodstock for $82,000 on behalf of Brushy Hill Enterprises LLC at the 2017 OBS March Two-Year-Old in Training auction. The bay filly bred in Kentucky by Aaron and Marie Jones and raised at Taylor Made Farm.
Celia’s Song now has pair of victories, along with four other placings, in her 10-race career. Her bankroll now stands $153,436, nearly double her purchase price.