Joy aims to live up to her name in Gin Talking Stakes

  • Posted: Friday, November 23, 2012 6:18 p.m.

Dark Hollow Farmís Joy will be aiming for her first stakes victory Saturday in the 7-furlong Gin Talking Stakes at Laurel Park. The juvenile daughter of Pure Prize will break from post position no. 7 in the field of 10 entries, will carry 121 pounds, and is 10/1 on the morning-line.

Joy was broken and trained in Aiken by Tim and Cary Frommer. The chestnut filly will be ridden by Jockey Jeremy Rose, and is conditioned by trainer Graham Motion.

A winner in her last start, Joy scored a 3/4-length victory in a 1-mile madien special weight race at Laurel Park on Nov. 2.

The filly last worked on Oct. 25 at Fair Hill, breezing a half-mile in 52 1/5 seconds. Joy has 1 win and has placed third once in 3 lifetime starts.

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