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Medaglia D'Oro Filly To Cassidy
Among the valuable fillies arriving in the 1st crop of 7YO US multiple Gr1-winner & US$5,754,720-earner Medaglia d'Oro (El Prado-Cappucino Bay, by Bailjumper) is the 4th foal of 8-time winner Cassidy (Jolie's Halo-Hop A Jet, by Riva Ridge) at Vinery in Kentucky, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Overall Florida-bred Cassidy won 8 of 25 starts (including the 1998 Gr3 Azalea Breeders' Cup Stakes) & earned US$440,774; she will be bred back to Proud Citizen. Medaglia d'Oro (who stands for US$40,000 at Stonewall Farm Stallions in Kentucky) recorded 7 stakes wins (including Gr1 stakes in 3 successive seasons: Gr1 Travers Stakes, Gr1 Whitney Handicap & Gr1 Donn Handicap) plus runner-ups in the 2002 Gr1 Belmont Stakes, 2002 & 2003 Gr1 Breeders' Cup Classic, & 2004 Gr1 Dubai World Cup.