New York-bred Dayatthespa took the lead straight to a two-length victory in the $400,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (gr. IT) on the turf at Keeneland Oct. 13, remaining undefeated in 2012 with five wins in a row (VIDEO).
Trained by Chad Brown, the 3-year-old City Zip filly covered 1 1/8 miles wire-to-wire on the Lexington oval’s Haggin Course in a final time of 1:48.99 on firm going under Javier Castellano. She rolled off a score in the Aug. 31 Riskaverse at Saratoga Race Course and has victories in the Appalachian (gr. IIIT), Herecomesthebride (gr. IIIT), and Sweet Chant Stakes as well.
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